UNCASVILLE, CT (March 7, 2019) – Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) is pleased to announce a new strategic partnership with New York City Football Club as part of the Momentum Loyalty Rewards Program offered by Mohegan Sun, MGE’s signature U.S. integrated entertainment resort located in Connecticut. Together, NYCFC and Mohegan Sun will bring fans new and enhanced money-can’t-buy experiences both at home games and at select Club events throughout the 2019 season.
Keeping the fan experience top of mind, the partnership will see Mohegan Sun become the first-ever presenting partner of NYCFC’s on-field pen pass area. This exclusive area – located on the soccer pitch at Yankee Stadium – gives fans a pre-game VIP experience where they can watch NYCFC first team players warm-up from just feet away.
Mohegan Sun will also have a presence at two exclusive NYCFC events, helping fans connect with their favorite team beyond stadium walls.
In addition, Mohegan Sun Momentum Rewards program members at all levels will have the opportunity to participate in exclusive experiences and NYCFC ticket offers for the 2019 season.
“Mohegan Sun is excited to welcome NYCFC into our family of Momentum Partners,” said Ray Pineault,” President & General Manager of Mohegan Sun. “Offering guests fresh, unique experiences is our goal. The program we have put in place with NYCFC – one of the U.S.’s top sports and entertainment brands – delivers on that promise.
For full details on all of Mohegan Sun’s Momentum Partners, visit Mohegansun.com/momentumpartnerships
About New York City Football Club
New York City Football Club is an American professional soccer team based in New York City that competes in Major League Soccer (MLS) in the Eastern Conference of the league. It was announced as the League’s 20th franchise on May 21, 2013 and is the first and only MLS Club located within the five boroughs of New York City. Majority owned by City Football Group (CFG), New York City FC plays its home games at Yankee Stadium, which is also home to minority owner, the New York Yankees.
About Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment
Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) is a master developer and operator of premier global integrated entertainment resorts, including Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut and Inspire in Incheon, South Korea. MGE is owner, developer, and/or manager of integrated entertainment resorts throughout the United States, including Connecticut, New Jersey, Washington, Pennsylvania, Louisiana, Northern Asia, and beginning Summer 2019 Niagara Falls, Canada. MGE is owner and operator of Connecticut Sun, a professional basketball team in the WNBA and New England Black Wolves, a professional lacrosse team in the National Lacrosse League. For more information on MGE and our properties, visit mohegangaming.com.
About Mohegan Sun
Owned by Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, Mohegan Sun is one of the largest, most spectacular entertainment, gaming, dining and shopping destinations in the United States. Situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in scenic southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is home to three unique casinos, 1,600 deluxe hotel rooms, 2 world-class spas, a golf course, over 90 shops, restaurants and bars as well as three award-winning entertainment venues including a 10,000-seat Arena. Mohegan Sun is within easy access of New York, Boston, Hartford and Providence and located 15 minutes from the museums, antique shops and waterfront of Mystic Country. More information is available by calling 1.888.226.7711 or visiting mohegansun.com. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @mohegansun, view us on YouTube and find us on Snapchat at username MoheganSun.