Father’s Day Dining Promotions at Foxwoods, the Sun and MGM

Celebrate Father’s Day Dining Promotions at Mohegan Sun, Foxwoods & MGM Springfield, or, check out any of the dining options at all eight of our New England Casinos below:

ConnecticutFoxwoods Resort/Casino & Mohegan Sun Resort/Casino; Rhode IslandNewport Grand & Twin River Hotel/Casino; MassachusettsPlainridge Park Casino & Raceway & MGM Springfield; Maine –  Oxford Casino & Hollywood Bangor Hotel, Casino & Raceway.

Father’s Day Dining Promotions at Mohegan Sun,  Uncasville CT

Hash House A Go Go has created hearty home – style brunch and dinner specials; Michael Jordan’s 23.sportcafe specials; The first 23 dads who order Michael Jordan’s steak of choice at Michael Jordan’s Steak House (the Prime Delmonico) will take home an engraved steak knife to memorialize their meal; The Lansdowne Irish Pub & Music House & SolToro has dining specials as well.

Inside the “Art of Shaving” at Mohegan Sun

The Art of Shaving The Art of Shaving has a Father’s Day special available from May 28th – June 17th. Guests who spend a minimum of $75.00 can choose between a free facial wash, facial scrub, hair styling product or overnight balm. Guests who spend a minimum of $150.00 can pick two items of their choice. And those who spend a minimum of $250.00 will have the choice of three

For the full list of Father’s day specials CLICK HERE

Father’s Day Dining Promotions at Foxwoods, Mashantucket, CT

Reopened Foxwoods Buffet, now named Rainmaker Buffet

Father’s Day at Foxwoods offers dining specials. Offers include the Veranda Cafe’s Grilled Ribeye & the Golden Dragon’s Korean Steak Tips, and of course the newly reopened Rainmaker Buffet.

You may also consider Vue24 for brunch. But before you do, read Vue24 at Foxwoods Dining Review – A Disappointment

Father’s Day Dining Promotions at MGM SPRINGFIELD, Springfield MA

MGM Springfield is offering a Father’s Day BBQ at TAP Patio from 11am-9pm, entertainment on the Plaza, and in Topgolf, customize your own cigar, take your best swing at the “closest to the pin” competition, and sip on your favorite bourbons at their barrel tasting.

Tap at MGM Springfield

Don’t forget MGM Springfield’s new Sunday Brunch Buffet.


Don’t forget the buffet at Hollywood Bangor and Oxford Casino & Hotel.  Rhode Island casinos have many great eateries. Consider Wicked Good Bar & Grill and Fred & Steve’s Steakhouse at Twin River Hotel & Casino, and Tuscan Chophouse at Tiverton Casino & Hotel. Finally, Slack’s Oyster House and Grill at Plainridge Park Casino & Raceway is a quality meal your dad will love.

Most restaurants need reservations, so don’t dawdle.  It is a busy day!  Happy Father’s Day!


Plainridge Park – Local Hotel Options

Plainridge Park Entrance, Plainville, MA

Plainridge Park Entrance, Plainville, MA

Just because Twin River Casino, Newport Grand in Rhode Island and Oxford in Maine don’t have a casino on the property, they have made partnerships with the local hotel industry. Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville, MA is no exception.

While hotels are being planned for Twin River and Oxford Casinos, there will be none in Plainridge Park Casino’s future.  If Newport gets permission from Tiverton to move their casino to their fine city, complete with a hotel, Plainridge will be the only casino in New England to not have a hotel connected.  The other Massachusetts Casinos – Wynn Boston Harbor, MGM Springfield & the Wampanoag First Light – will be completed with hotels.

Plainridge has many hotel options locally.  Discounts are subject to change and you must present your Marquee Rewards card for discounts. Of course, it’s based on availability at the management’s discretion and additional restrictions may apply, so call before you go. Continue reading

Twin River Casino Unveils Tiverton Casino Project

Twin River Casino has needed a hotel for years, but under state law, was prohibited from building a hotel on its premises to protect the viability of Providence hotels. However this summer, the House unanimously voted to repeal the legislation that imposed such restrictions. A hotel was in the future.

Tiverton, Rhode Island

Twin River Group Management Hopes to Move Newport Grand close to the Mass Border to Extend more Competition

th (5)It’s been a busy year for Twin River.

  1. Hotel building approved.
  2. New 2nd floor dedicated to non-smoking gaming
  3. Additional table games, and poker available soon.
  4. The purchase of Newport Grand Slots with the possibility of moving the license to Tiverton.

A hotel was in the news yesterday, but not in Lincoln where the parent casino lives. In Tiverton!

The Battlefield for Casino Supremacy in Rhode Island & Southeast Mass

The Battlefield for Casino Supremacy in Rhode Island & Southeast Mass

The new proposal by Twin River Management Group is to build an 80,000-square-foot casino resembling the town’s public library, with an attached three-story 80-room hotel, for a site off Route 81.

While few people attended the Tiverton Town meeting unveiling the proposal, residents seem to be in favor.  However, their concerns about the casino’s impact on traffic, the environment, the residential neighborhood and how much the town stood to gain from gaming will still be a challenge if the project is to move forward.

John E. Taylor Jr., chairman of the Twin River Management Group board of directors, said they listened to residents’ concerns and adapted their design to meet them. For example, the site plan places the casino, hotel and parking lots on the southwest portion of the property, out of view from the residential neighborhood, Taylor said. A roundabout is proposed at the entrance to handle traffic. The main entrance road and an emergency access road skirt the wetlands.

The casino would have 1,000 to 1,100 slot machines and 25 to 35 table games, and Taylor said they are looking at amenities such as a full-service restaurant and entertainment. They are still calculating the economic impact that the casino and hotel could have, but Taylor said after the meeting he was confident that it could generate about $4 million for the town.

Plainridge Park Casino

Plainridge Park

The Tiverton location was chosen to compete Plainridge Park Casino & Raceway, just over the line in Plainville, Massachusetts. Officials told residents in previous meetings that they believe a Tiverton casino would generate $4 million a year for the town, which is about 10 percent of the town’s annual budget.

For these plans to continue, the next steps include:

  • The Town Council will have to petition the General Assembly to place a question on the ballot, which the Twin River group hopes will be ready for the November 2016 elections.
  • Local and statewide voters will have to approve the measure.
  • Twin River must be able to transfer the licenses from Newport Grand to the new Tiverton casino.

The battle continues for Southeastern New England Casino Supremacy.  The smallest state in the U.S. is ready for the challenge!

That’s all for now.