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Foxwoods Resort Casino Reports February 2017 Slot Revenue


Foxwoods® Resort Casino has reported slot revenue of $34.3 million for
the month of February 2017. This figure is down 5.4 percent compared to
$36.2 million in February of 2016. Handle for the month was $443.8
million, up .6 percent from the $441.3 million wagered in the same month
in 2016.

Foxwoods' contribution to the Connecticut Special Revenue Fund in
February 2017 is $9 million, bringing the cumulative contribution to the
state since Foxwoods opened in 1992 to over $3.9 billion.

February at Foxwoods kicked off in winning style as Richard N. of
Fitchburg, MA won a $250,000 slot jackpot. The winning continued at
Foxwoods' 25th Anniversary kickoff bash where party-goers had
the opportunity to win over $250,000 in unbeatable giveaways including a
luxurious Foxwoods getaway, famous luxury designer watches and tickets
to New England's favorite sports teams. Attendees were also treated to a
25-tier, ceremonial cake cutting and speeches from Mashantucket Pequot
Tribal Council Chairman Rodney Butler, Foxwoods' President and CEO Felix
Rappaport and the Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut Nancy Wyman.

Shannon and Michael of Colchester, CT capped off the festivities by
winning the Foxwoods Dream Wedding Giveaway worth over $40,000. The
lucky couple will tie the knot at the Northeast's premier resort
destination in a deluxe, all-expenses paid wedding experience courtesy
of Foxwoods and NBC Connecticut.

The February entertainment slate was anchored by the star-studded
Anniversary Week lineup featuring free shows by pop phenom Kesha and
Motown legend Smokey Robinson as well as additional, unforgettable
performances by John Fogerty, Rascal Flatts, Ja Rule & Ashanti and KC
and the Sunshine Band.

The world-class entertainment continues in March with shows already in
the books from award-winning comedian Amy Schumer and powerhouse singing
trio Il Volo as well as upcoming shows from comedy superstars Carrot Top
and George Lopez and multi-platinum pop icons Walk Off the Earth.

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in style at Foxwoods with the Shamrocked Pub
Crawl. All participants are invited to wear green and enter raffles to
win show tickets, Foxwoods gift cards and an exclusive overnight stay
with a complementary $150 food and beverage voucher. Tickets to all
Foxwoods events can be purchased at

If you're looking for a treat, be sure to check out the newly-opened
Sugar Factory American Brasserie, a celebrity hot-spot that offers a
deluxe, VIP dining experience while serving decadent and tasty fare to
satisfy both sweet and savory cravings.

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

About the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation

The Mashantucket Pequots are a native Algonquin people in southeastern
Connecticut who endured centuries of conflict and survival on the oldest
continuously occupied reservation in the U.S. (est. 1666). As the first
native people within the continental United States to survive attempted
genocidal massacre by European immigrants (1637), the Mashantucket
Pequots have an unprecedented story of restoration, which is exhibited
at their world-class Museum and Research Center (
For more information, visit

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