Learn, Practice, Play Baccarat
Learn, Practice, Play Blackjack
Learn, Practice, Play Slots
Learn, Practice, Play Poker
Learn, Practice, Play Video Poker
600 Nations Casino

New Mohegan Sun casino opens July 17th

Voted "#1 Favorite Online Casino & Best Slots"
Favored by 500 Nations players, BOVADA offers a $3,000 Welcome Bonus to a World-Class casino with slots, table games, sports and horse betting. US Players Welcome 0
June 24, 2008

PLAINS TOWNSHIP, PA - Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs is planning to open its new $208 million facility earlier than expected. The construction which started in May 2007 is ahead of schedule, so the original opening in August has been moved up.

"These guys are working around the clock and that's why we're able to get this door open on July 17," said Jim Wise of Mohegan Sun.

The new casino will be 300,000-square-feet and feature 2,500 slot machines in a circular gambling area. Surrounding the casino floor will be upscale restaurants, bars, live entertainment, and retail shops. The restaurants include a Ruth's Chris Steak House and a Wolfgang Puck Express. There will be 4,000 parking spaces with 800 for valet service.

Chief executive Bobby Soper said, "There will be some of the newer versions of slots, plus the present favorites. Electronic table games will remain the same for now until new products are approved by state regulators."

A giant smudge pot, which looks like a huge torch, will be lit outside and visible from the highways.

Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs is owned and operated by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority based in Connecticut.

Return to Pennsylvania Casinos.

Join Bovada Join Bovada
500 Nations is an independent directory and information service free of any gaming operator's control and not affiliated with any casino.
Warning: You must ensure you meet all age and other regulatory requirements before entering a casino or placing a wager. There are hundreds of jurisdictions in the world with Internet access and hundreds of different games and gambling opportunities available on the Internet. Do not assume that Internet gaming sites are in compliance with the rules and regulations of every jurisdiction from which they accept players. YOU are responsible for determining if it is legal for YOU to play any particular game or place any particular wager under the laws of the jurisdiction where you are located.