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MASHANTUCKET, CT (June 19, 2017) – Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the Northeast’s premier resort destination, has sparkling plans for the Fourth of July Holiday Weekend.  Celebrate the stars and stripes with jaw-dropping entertainment, the hottest parties and a chance to walk away with one million dollars.

$1,000,000 Firecracker Bingo

Do you want to be a millionaire? A winning tradition continues for the 31st year at Foxwoods High Stakes Bingo Hall on Saturday, July 1. Guests can win their share of over $1,600,000 in cash and prizes including the $1,000,000 guaranteed jackpot coverall, $30,000 regular game payouts and $50,000 in cash door prizes.  Admission is $500 which includes a complimentary buffet coupon, free t-shirt and free admission on Sunday, July 2.  


Nik Wallenda’s Zirkus

This Fourth of July weekend, internationally renowned wire walker Nik Wallenda is returning to Foxwoods with his death-defying show, Zirkus.  The Guinness Book of World Records holder has dared to cross the Niagara Falls and the Grand Canyon. With Foxwoods added to his impressive repertoire, he has created a show that will have you on the edge of your seat. The spectacle combines suspense, amazement and laughter. The four day/eight show run will take the stage from July 1 through July 4. Tickets are $25 and $15.


Kevin Hart’s Birthday Bash

One of America’s favorite comedians and actors is turning 38 and making this summer even hotter with a Birthday Bash at Foxwoods.  On Friday, July 30 at 10:00 p.m. Kevin Hart is celebrating his birthday and you are on the guest list! Guests can enjoy a night full of music spun by DJ Meechie and Rich Money Beatz, dancing, eye-candy and cake, of course. VIP tables are available that include a designated entrance, table for 10 by the Dance Floor, bottle choice of up to a $350 value, bottle of champagne and a personal server.  The party will be held in the Grand Pequot Ballroom and tickets are $45.


Independence Day Hot Seat

Foxwoods’ Independence Day Hot Seat Promotion will take place on Saturday, July 1 until Tuesday, July 4 from 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. All Foxwoods Rewards card holders playing any slot machine or table game will automatically be entered to win. Every 20 minutes, one lucky guest will be selected as a Hot Seat winner. After being escorted to the Celebration Zone, guests will have the chance to win up to $1,000 in Bonus Slot Play.  All Hot Seat winners will walk away with at least $25 in Bonus Slot Play, guaranteed!


Lionel Richie

Sing and dance “All Night Long” with Lionel Richie at Foxwoods! On Saturday, July 1 the international superstar is taking the Grand Theater stage and performing all the hits like “Hello,” “Endless Love,” “Lady” and more. Tickets are $200, $165 and $95.

Pour One Forward

Foxwoods and Samuel Adams are teaming up to thank our veterans and active service members. Guests can buy a Boston Lager postcard and write a note of thanks, when an active or retired military member comes in, they can retrieve the postcard and exchange it for a free freshly poured Boston Lager.  You can continue to salute our veterans with the Pour One Forward program until July 4.

Military Discounts

Foxwoods is proud to offer all active and retired military exclusive offers and discounts throughout the property.  Enjoy 25% off select restaurants, 35% off select Foxwoods retailers, 25% off all hotel rooms and more.  From now until July 5, military members can take 50% piercings and tattoos at Mario Barth’s King Ink and receive a free Tanger Outlets Coupon Book upon presenting your Military ID.  

For more information and to purchase tickets for any show, please visit, or call the Foxwoods Box Office at 800-200-2882.


About Foxwoods Resort Casino

25 Years Proud: Since 1992, Foxwoods Resort Casino has offered guests The Wonder Of It All as the premier resort destination in the Northeast.  As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array of gaming in seven casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet to quick service, world-renowned spas, award-winning golf, state-of-the-art theaters, and exclusive retailers. Foxwoods is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and was the first full-service casino built on tribal land, pioneering a nationwide movement that now includes more than 400 gaming properties owned and operated by over 200 tribes across the U.S. For more information on Foxwoods and the property’s 25th anniversary celebrations, visit