Here’s Part 1 of NETG’s Series covering New Years Eve, 2016 at New England’s casinos. If you haven’t made plans yet, there are still places to go, tickets to buy, and people to meet!
Mohegan Sun is such an expansive place with so many options for NYE, it’s fitting to open up our New Year’s Eve series concentrating on just one of the largest casinos in America – Mohegan Sun.
Ring in the New Year at Mohegan Sun
Mohegan Sun’s “Party into the New Year”
Mohegan Sun’s featured New Year’s Eve party begins at 10:30pm inside the Uncas Ballroom on Saturday, December 31st. This party will be one to remember with dancing and music by DJ Sinatra & Big Ben, an open bar, champagne toast at Midnight and 1:00am breakfast buffet. Tickets start at $100.00 and are currently available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office and Ticketmaster.com. The night of the event, tickets can be purchased for $150.00 at the door. This is a 21+ event; VIP bottle service seating areas available for purchase. Proper attire is required and subject to management discretion. For VIP Reservations, please call 860.861.0744.
Countdown Party in The Shops at Mohegan Sun
Countdown to the New Year with family and friends of all ages in The Shops at Mohegan Sun from 9:00pm to 3:00am on Saturday, December 31st. The Shops come alive with music by DJae Mêlée, a countdown to Midnight capped off by an incredible pyrotechnic display. Hats, horns and tiaras available at Summer and Winter Coat Check, Sky Valet and various other entrances starting at 5:00pm (limited quantities, available while supplies last, first-come, first-served).
VISTA Lounge transforms Wombi Rock into your NYE hot spot at 9:00pm with beats by DJ Obscene. Tickets start at $60.00 and are available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office. The night of the event, tickets can be purchased for $100.00 at the door. Tickets include a champagne toast at Midnight. For VIP reservations, please call 860.862.4009. This party is for ages 21+ and the dress code will be enforced.
Dance into the New Year during a super-hot NYE party inside Avalon. From 9:00pm to 2:00am, Crespo will provide the music for the final celebration of 2016. Tickets start at $75.00 per person and increase to $100.00 per person based on availability. Tickets include a champagne toast at Midnight and are available for purchase at the Mohegan Sun Box Office. For VIP reservations, please call 860.862.7042.
At MIST, ring in the New Year with a party starting at 10:00pm, with music by DJ Johnny Shine. There will be no cover charge. For VIP reservations, please call 860.861.0744.
The Lansdowne Irish Pub & Music House hosts an epic New Year’s Eve Party featuring music by DJ JC starting at 9:00pm. Tickets are $30.00 and include a party favor and a champagne toast at Midnight! Tickets are available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office or through Heather at 860.862.7005. For VIP reservations, please contact Heather at 860.862.7005. Day of ticket prices are subject to availability.
If you’re looking for dinner and drinks on New Year’s Eve, stop by Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville. The NYE party begins at 10:00pm with live music by the band Explicit.
Laugh your way into 2017 at Mohegan Sun Arena where Jay Leno takes the stage on Saturday, December 31st at 8:00pm. Tickets are $39.00 and available through the Mohegan Sun Box Office and Ticketmaster.
Come ring in the New Year in style at the 2017 Comix Countdown for a night of comedy, drinking, dancing and great times until 2:00 a.m. Guests will enjoy a comedy performance from the very funny, Aida Rodriguez, followed by the fan-favorite act, Dueling Pianos. The New Year’s Eve festivities will also include party favors, a champagne toast and a post-midnight dessert buffet. Tickets available for purchase for Aida Rodriguez’s show and Dueling Pianos or for just the bar celebration. For more information, please visit their website.
At the Wolf Den, the best Disco Funk group around, Boogie Wonder Band, will be performing free shows at 8:00pm and 11:00pm. Come early as seating is limited.