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Mohegan Sun Pocono in Wilkes-Barre hosts Retro Dance Party on New Year’s Eve

Mohegan Sun Pocono in Wilkes-Barre hosts Retro Dance Party on New Year’s Eve
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From a press release:

Time marches forward, but Mohegan Sun Pocono in Wilkes-Barre is dancing back to the 1970s, ’80s, and ’90s for New Year’s Eve on Tuesday, Dec. 31.

At the Ultimate Retro Dance Party starting 9 p.m., guests can boogie on over to the dance floor of the Keystone Grand Ballroom in the Convention Center at Mohegan Sun Pocono (1280 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre) until the clock strikes midnight while enjoying drink specials, live entertainment, and some nostalgic music videos.

Plus, attendees can snap a picture of Prince or grab a selfie with Cher, Elton John, or Freddie Mercury as a star-studded list of impersonators perform throughout the night as 2020 approaches.

The cover charge for this event is $10 and may be paid in advance at the Mohegan Sun Pocono box office located at the Player’s Club or via The cover can also be paid at the door the night of the event. All guests must be 21+ to attend; valid photo identification is required for entry.

Prior to the New Year’s Eve festivities, guests can enjoy a decadent dish experience at Timbers Buffet for $49.99, featuring a special New Year’s Eve celebration menu that includes New York strip steaks, veal Oscar, and a fresh seafood station with jumbo shrimp, oysters, and crab claws. Save room for delicious mouthwatering desserts, and a cash bar will also be available inside Timbers Buffet.

Mohegan Sun Pocono, owned by Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, was the first destination to bring gaming to Pennsylvania in 2006 and has since become one of the premier entertainment, gaming, shopping, and dining destinations in the state. Situated on 400 acres in Plains, Mohegan Sun Pocono features a 238-room hotel with on-site spa and adjacent 20,000 square-foot Convention Center.

It is currently home to 82,000 square feet of gaming space, including nearly 60 live table games, over 1,900 slot machines and electronic table games, a variety of dining and shopping options, nightlife, entertainment, and live harness racing. Mohegan Sun Pocono is within easy access of New York, Philadelphia, New Jersey, and Delaware. More information is available by calling 1.888.WIN.IN.PA (1.888.946.4672) or visiting