Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza History
The Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza is a state of the art multi-purpose
arena that first opened in 1998 and has been home to countless breath-taking moments ever since. The venue has gone under
several different names including the Northeastern Pennsylvania Civic Arena and Convention Center, the First Union Arena at
Casey Plaza, and the Wachovia Arena at Casey Plaza before changing its name to the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in 2010.
Whatever name it has used, the popular venue has long been known as the home for some of the hottest entertainment in the
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania area. Get your tickets for all of the biggest shows at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza from
Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza Events
One of the biggest draws at the Mohegan Sun Arena
is the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins who take on all of their biggest AHL foes inside the arena including the Hershey Bears,
the Providence Bruins, the Hartford Wolfpack, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, and more. Additionally, the Mohegan Sun Arena at
Casey Plaza puts on big time concerts by the likes of the Foo Fighters, Theresa Caputo, Bob Dylan, the Trans-Siberian Orchestra,
the Red Hot Chili Peppers, the Eagles, the Dead, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and many others. Other sporting events other than hockey
take place at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza including Monster Jam, WWe matches, and NBA preseason games featuring the
New York Knicks and the Brooklyn Nets. There is always something exciting going on at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza,
just take a look at its schedule and pick out the events you would like to attend.
is located just outside of Philadelphia which is the second largest city on the East Coast, so there is always plenty to do
in Philadelphia. Sports fans can get their fix by attending a Phillies MLB game, an Eagles NFL game, a 76ers NBA game, or
a Flyers NHL game. There are also several colleges located in the city offering top notch collegiate athletics all year. Of
course getting a cheese steak and walking to the Liberty Bell is a must for people during their first visit to the City of
Brotherly Love. The University of Pennsylvania boasts the Rodin Museum which has the largest Rodin collection outside of France,
and the Philadelphia Museum of Art is one of the biggest museums in the country whose steps were made famous in the movie
Rocky when the titular character finished a workout running up the building's stairs and raising his arms triumphantly at
Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza Seating Layout
The Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza allows just
over 8,000 fans for hockey games and up to 10,000 for concerts. There is not a single bad seat in the house and you are sure
to have an unforgettable time at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.
The Wilkes-Barre Penguins set
an AHL record for the most sellouts in a single season.