Vets Rock featuring comedian Sebastian Maniscalco

Join us as we celebrate active duty military and veterans for a day of valuable programs and resources.



Opening Ceremonies in The Shops concourse
10:00am - 6:00pm

Hosted by Gil Simmons, Chief Meteorologist for WTNH.

to include:
FDNY Bagpipers
National Anthem
Government Officials
Check presentation from Vets Rock Foundation
USO Troupe performance

Vets Rock Expo in the Earth Expo & Convention Center
10:00am - 6:00pm

Career Fair and Workshop presented by Hiring Our Heroes
OVER 100 Hiring Organizations

Complimentary Suit from Save-A-Suit! (Please register ahead of time*)

Veteran Service Organization Expo

Prime Lending Workshop: Credit Repair and Mortgage Education

Work Vessels for Veterans Entrepreneurial Seminar


Mohegan Sun's Winning Authors Presents C.J. Chivers

Friday, November 2nd
The Shops
FREE Event!
Live Discussion and Q&A: 3:00pm
Signing Event: 3:30pm

On Friday, November 2nd, meet Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter and former Marine infantry officer C.J. Chivers for an in-depth look into his powerful and riveting book that chronicles the physical and emotional experiences of combat, The Fighters at a special Winning Authors event. Join us at The Shops concourse as a part of Vets Rock when Chivers will participate in a Q&A session followed by a book signing.


Sebastian Maniscalco

A portion of tickets will be donated by Mohegan Sun to support Vets Rock
$149, $99, $79 & $59

8:00pm at Mohegan Sun Arena

Veteran Service Organizations Attending

A Reason To Ride
Advanced Behavioral Health
AFSC/Magellan Federal
American Job Centers Eastern Connecticut
American Legion Veteran Service Officers
AMVets / Women Veterans
Bigelow Tea
Blue Star Mothers
Camp Resilience
Citizen Soldier for Life
Connecticut Council on Problem Gambling (CCPG)
CT Department of Labor – Veteran Services
CT Trees of Honor Memorial / Stubby Salutes
Dare To Dream Ranch
Department of Veterans Affairs
Dog Stars 4 Vets
Easter Seals
EDF-Hidden Heroes
Forever in my Heart Foundation
Guardians of the Purple Heart Inc.
Hartford Regional Office - Veterans Benefits
Honor Wellness Center
Horse Feathers Veterans
Horse Healing Humans
House of Heroes
Inner Resource Psychotherapy, LLC

Love & Light Works
Marine Corps League Detachment 40
Masonicare Partners   
Military Direct Mortgage
Military Order of the Purple Heart
Mohegan Pharmacy
Mohegan Tribal Veteran Association
Mutts Mending Military
National Veterans Council for Legal Redress
Navy Federal Credit Union
Operation Fortress Freedom
Operation Gift Cards
Paralyzed Veterans of America, New England Chapter
PinUps For Warriors
Post University
Prime Lending
Project New Hope Inc.
PVA New England Chapter
Reiki for Military Program
Residential Mortgage Services, Inc.
RI Fire Chiefs Honor Flight Hub
Social Security Administration
Soldiers, Sailors and Marines Fund SSMF
Solv It
Stonington Institute

Supporting CapTel - Captioned Telephone
Team RWB Groton
The American Legion Department of Connecticut The Community Economic Development Fund
The CT Patriot Guard Riders
The Duskin and Stephens Foundation
The Starlight Program at Stonington Institute
The University of New Haven Veteran Services Office
Three Rivers Community College 
Trauma Recovery
U.S. Small Business Administration
University of Connecticut
US DVA VA New England Healthcare System
VACT Healthcare System
Veteran Angler Charters
Veteran Strong Community Center
Veterans Benefits Administration Providence RI
Veterans Inc.
Vincent Tropepe Fashions
Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
Warriors for Warriors
Well-Being for Warriors
Wellcare health plans
WMFR Fortress Radio
Work Vessels for Veterans, Inc

Special Offers

The Art of Shaving

10% off your purchase & 20% off select Chemistry with any premium Barber Spa Service

Arooga's Grille House & Sports Bar

Vets receive a free entrée

Must present valid Military ID to qualify for discount, dine in only. Discount applicable only toward items from limited menu. Beverage is not included. Offer cannot be combined with other offers or discounts and cannot be applied to daily specials or limited time offers. Other restrictions may apply. Offer is only available at Mohegan Sun location only.

BALLO Italian Restaurant

$5 Ballo Limonata (made with vodka, lemon san Pellegrino, frozen blood orange ice sphere)

COMIX Mohegan Sun

Receive 15% off drinks and 25% off comedy tickets


Alex and Ani Bangles: buy-one, get-one 50% off


15% discount (excludes sale & promotional items)

Jasper White's Summer Shack & Summer Shack Express

In addition to the daily 10% military discount, enjoy a complimentary cup of chowder with your food purchase

Jersey Mike's Subs

Free chips and drink with the purchase of a sub (Mohegan Sun location only)

Johnny Rockets & Johnny Rockets Express

20% off

Double the normal military discount.

Kids Quest

Receive 15% off of the hourly child care rate

Hours calculated per child on the invoice. One time use, only valid at Kids Quest Mohegan Sun location. Not valid with any other offers or discounts

Lansdowne Irish Pub & Music House

Try any one order of the signature wings with an ice cold Bud Light draft for $14.00

Does not include tax or gratuity.

Lux Bond & Green

Lux Bond & Green will be hosting a special jewelry trunk show with the Wounded Warrior, Tara Hutchinson from 1:00pm – 5:00pm. 10% of the proceeds from her products will be donated to Work Vessels for Vets.

Pasta Vita

Enjoy a free cookie

Cannot be combined with other offers. Available only at Pasta Vita Mohegan Sun. Must show valid military ID.


15% off all food

Sushi Koya

In addition to the 10% daily military discount, enjoy a complimentary cup of miso soup with your food purchase

Tom's Urban

15% off for military personnel in uniform or with valid ID

What You Missed In 2017




For monetary or in-kind donations, please contact Kensey Marsland (KMarsland@mohegansun.com).

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Krista May (KMay@mohegansun.com).