VETS ROCK 2022

ABOUT VETS ROCK

Join us as we celebrate active duty military and Veterans for a day of valuable programs and resources. Vets Rock is focused on enhancing the lives of our service members through a job fair, Veteran service organizations and other resources. Veterans and active duty military members can pre-register for the free event as well as register if they are interested in being fitted for a suit through Save-A-Suit.

WHAT YOU MISSED IN 2020

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

1:30pm | Opening Ceremony

Presented by Gil Simmons of WTNH

The Shops at Mohegan Sun
President and General Manager Jeffrey Hamilton to present a check to The Robert Irvine Foundation directly supporting service members, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need.

2:00pm - 6:00pm | Vets Rock Expo

Uncas Ballroom
Located in Mohegan Sun's Sky Convention Center

Career fair and job opportunities by various employers!
Veteran Service Organizations, Educational Services and companies looking to provide benefits to Veterans and military members will host tables and offer services!

Complimentary Suit from Save-A-Suit!
Registration through the Save-A-Suit website is required to access a free suit at Vets Rock, while supplies last. Please register ahead of time.
REGISTER FOR SAVE A SUIT
While supplies last.

Guests can donate professional attire, including shoes and accessories at the entrance of the Uncas Ballroom.

Big and Tall Comedy Show

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Big and Tall Comedy Show

8:00pm | The Cabaret Theatre

Tickets: $35

The Big And Tall Comedy Tour has been traveling across America since January 2018, Raising money for America's Veterans. The tour featuring Big Ern and headliner Mike Bova has quickly become one of the funniest shows in comedy! When the guys aren't playing major venues across America, they're playing American Legions and VFWs, raising money for our nation's Veterans.
 

PURCHASE TICKETS

 

Special Offers

Military Discounts

Presented by General Dynamics


Select discounts are available to anyone with a non-expired military I.D. which includes active duty, veterans and military dependents.

VIEW EVERYDAY MILITARY DISCOUNTS

*Discounts are available to anyone with a non-expired military ID including active duty, veterans and military dependents.  

Participating Partners

  • New England Chapter, Paralyzed Veterans of America
  • CT Hires Department of Labor – Veteran Services
  • Women's Business Development Council
  • The Kennedy Collective Mobility Services
  • Connecticut National Guard
  • Northmen Defense LLC DBA Killfoot Clothing
  • Veterans Inc.
  • Cap Tel Outreach
  • The American Legion Department Service Office
  • Connecticare
  • Sound Community Services
  • Problem Gambling
  • Military & Veterans Affairs at UNH
  • Backpacks for Life
  • Vet Center
  • American Red Cross
  • Veterans Benefits Administration Providence RI
  • WMFR Fortress Radio
  • Dunn's Non Emergency Medical Transportation
  • Masonicare
  • University of New Haven
  • ESS
  • Holo Krome Manufacturing Division of Fastenal
  • Avon Police Department
  • Stonington Institute

About Vets Rock Foundation

Vets Rock Foundation, LLC is a non-profit organization founded in 2017 by The Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut. This organization was created to support and benefit veterans, active and reserve military members, and their families. Their annual event in November, Vets Rock, is a free exposition-style event which offers access to hiring and educational opportunities, Veteran Service Organizations, and other veteran-owned companies. Throughout the years, Save-A-Suit has been a loyal partner and has provided hundreds of professional attire for veterans and their families.

GET INVOLVED

For employers or Veteran Services Groups interested in participating in the event, please inquire by sending an email to Rachel Gregoire rgregoire@mohegansun.com by October 31st.