Market Overview

Foxwoods Resort Casino Reports October 2017 Slot Revenue


Foxwoods® Resort Casino has reported slot revenue of $38.3 million for
the month of October 2017. This figure is up 3.4 percent compared to $37
million in October of 2016. Handle for the month was $488.1 million, up
.9 percent from the $483.5 million wagered in the same month in 2016.

Since 1993, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation has infused over $4
billion of Foxwoods' slot revenue into the Connecticut state economy
through the Mashantucket Pequot Fund, supporting much-needed programs
and services throughout Connecticut. Foxwoods' contribution to the state
in October 2017 is $9.9 million.

Foxwoods guests won big in October including at the Foxwoods Bingo Hall
where three lucky winners took home their share of the Oktoberfest Bingo
$1,000,000 jackpot! The excitement continued as football fans from far
and wide participated in the $300,000 Pro Football Challenge where the
contestant with the most correct NFL picks each week walks away with
$2,500. The competition runs all season long and if you correctly select
194 or more games during the season, you could win the $250,000 Grand

World-class entertainment abounded all month long at the
state-of-the-art Grand and Fox Theaters with mesmerizing performances
from pop icon Mariah Carey, soul legend Patti LaBelle, international
sensation Ricky Martin and celebrity chef Alton Brown among others.

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Foxwoods and the
Tanger Outlets were proud to bring back the annual PinkSTYLE shopping
program. Throughout the month, guests who purchased a $10 Pink Card
unlocked 25 percent off discounts at participating stores in the Tanger
Outlets at Foxwoods with proceeds benefiting the Breast Cancer Research
Foundation and the L&M Waterford Smilow Hospital Care Center.

The giving continues at Foxwoods this November, as the property's annual
"Stuff the Bus" campaign returns to support the United Way of
Southeastern Connecticut and its "Tommy Toy" Fund program. Until
December 11, unwrapped toys, blankets, pajamas, jackets and diapers will
be collected daily from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 a.m. at the Foxwoods Bus
Terminal as well as at all Foxwoods hotel lobbies and select locations
in the Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods.

November's entertainment slate is off to a dazzling start thanks to an
extended run of MINDFREAK LIVE! starring Criss Angel and unforgettable
shows from Evanescence and Lindsey Stirling. Lager lovers drank in the
second annual Foxwoods On Tap which featured 150-plus craft beers from
over 70 of America's best craft breweries. Later this month, guests can
enjoy performances from pop supergroup 98° and comedy all-stars Tracy
Morgan and Mike Birbiglia. Tickets for all events can be purchased at

Check off the holiday shopping list while cashing in at Foxwoods this
month with Shop,
Dine & Win
. From November 17 through December 21, guests will
receive a $10 gift card to Guy Fieri's Foxwoods Kitchen + Bar for every
for every $100 spent daily at the Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods. One lucky
winner will receive a Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods gift card worth up to
$5,000 and five others will each win a Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods gift
card valued at $1,000!

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, exclusive retailers and
free-to-play online casino games at
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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