Get ready to turn your clocks back. Here’s a look at the end of October and a sneak peek in November. October November New England Casino News and Promotions Updated highlight all nine casinos.
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New England Casino News
New Sports Bubble in Uncasville, CT
Mohegan Sun is finalizing plans to host more than 30 college basketball teams as it becomes a modified bubble for several early-season tournaments, including two being moved from New York.
MGM Springfield Not Increasing Problem Gambling
A report from for the Massachusetts Gaming Commission indicated the presence of casino gaming in Western Massachusetts had not increased problem gaming.
The report included data from November of 2019, which indicated gambling participation was seen as having increased from 70.9 percent to 73.8 percent, with state lottery revenues dropping slightly from 62 percent to 61.2 percent
Positive Prediction For 2021
“The stable outlook for the U.S. gaming industry reflects our expectations of casinos’ road to recovery over the next 12 to 18 months,” analyst Adam McLaren wrote. “The industry is facing high hurdles for a return to normal.”
Much of the second quarter decline was recovered in the third quarter, and profit is expected to grow by about 5% in the fourth quarter, which began Oct. 1, McLaren said.
Mohegan Gaming Gets Final OK in Nevada
Nevada gaming regulators have officially approved that the tribe will become the first Native American gaming enterprise to operate a casino within the Las Vegas Strip corridor.
Mohegan Gaming will oversee the 60,000 square foot casino space, and Virgin Hotels will operate the property’s 1,110 guest rooms, which will be part of the Hilton Hotel’s Curio Collection.
Roulette Players In Massachusetts Cautious To Return
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The Massachusetts Gaming Commission voted to allow roulette return at MGM Springfield and Encore Boston Harbor, but with COVID-19 precautions. These are live dealer tables. Electronic roulette has been in play since reopening.
Connecticut Casinos revenue Continues Decline
Mohegan Sun posted lower slot revenue in August and September, and Foxwoods reported a drop in revenue in July, August, and September.
Gamblers Still Staying Away In Massachusetts
Crowd sizes at Massachusetts casinos are still “well below” occupancy levels authorized by the Gaming Commission. Loretta Lillios, interim director of the commission’s Investigations and Enforcement Bureau, said, “the number of people visiting Plainridge Park Casino, MGM Springfield and Encore Boston Harbor had remained stable and well below the occupancy caps imposed by the commission when it allowed casinos to reopen in July.”
Connecticut Casinos to Continue at 25% Capacity
Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun have announced that they will continue to operate at 25% capacity. This is in response to a spike in the coronavirus across eastern Connecticut. In contrast, Gov. Ned Lamont is moving to phase 3, easing some restrictions. On June 1st, the tribes defied Gov. Ned Lamont’s preference to wait to reopen.
New England Casino Promotions – Massachusetts
MGM Springfield Promotions
Mystery Point Multiplier – Sundays & Tuesdays in October. Visit any Reward Kiosk to multiply earned daily Points up to 20x
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Frosty Freeplay – Wednesdays in November. Instant-win Kiosk game. Win from $20 to $500.
Encore Boston Harbor Promotions
A $20,000 Blackjack Tournament is open to all every Tuesday in October, from 4–9 p.m.
Table Games Hot Seat – November 6 & 20th. Your chance to win up to $500 in promotional chips.
Plainridge Park Promotions
Rake In The Winnings – One lucky winner will rake in $250 Free SlotPlay® every 15 minutes. November 7, 14, 21st.
Black Friday Hot Seat Drawings – November 27th, 5 – 10 pm.
New England Casino Promotions – Connecticut
October 30th and November 14th are 4X Tier Credits Day on slots or table games.
Pointzilla returns on November 16th and 28th. Play slot or table games as the Rewards multiplier changes. In fact, earn up to 4X Rewards Points.
3X Tier Credits on slots or table games is scheduled for November 25th.
Mohegan Sun Promotions
Status Mayhem on October 31st and November 27th.
UNWRAP YOUR LUCK GIVEAWAY – On Saturday, October 31st, be one of the first 2,000 Momentum members to receive a free chocolate bar. Visit the Uncas Ballroom, starting at 10:00 am. Unwrap your chocolate bar to reveal a prize ranging from $10 in Free Slot Play to $10,000 in Cash. Every chocolate bar is a winner, and two lucky Momentum members are guaranteed to win $10,000 in Cash.
Triple Status Points – November 6th and 14th
New England Casino Promotions – Maine
Salute to Service Slot play – One winner will be awarded $111 Free SlotPlay every 11 minutes! Plus, collect a commemorative Veterans Day pin to honor those who have served our country
Wednesdays in November – One winner of $100 Free SlotPlay® every 15 minutes
Oxford Hotel Casino
Continues its “Bring Us Your Spare Change” promotion.
New England Casino Promotions – Rhode Island
Twin River Promotions
Mega Mystery Point Multiplier – Tuesdays, November 3, 10, 17, 24 from 10 AM to 10 PM.
Mega Mystery Play – Insert the rewards card in the promotional Kiosk one time every Thursday in November
In the meantime, be safe out there. Wear Your Mask!