Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority to Speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2009 Credit Conference on December 3, 2009

Uncasville, Connecticut, December 2, 2009 – Mitchell Grossinger Etess, Chief Executive Officer, and Peter J. Roberti, Vice President of Finance, both of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, or the Authority, will speak on behalf of the Authority at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2009 Credit Conference to be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in New York, New York on Thursday, December 3, 2009. A copy of the presentation may be found at on December 3rd, under “Investor Relations/Online Presentations/2009 Presentations.”

About the Authority

The Authority is an instrumentality of the Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut, or the Tribe, a federally-recognized Indian tribe with an approximately 507-acre reservation situated in Southeastern Connecticut, adjacent to Uncasville, Connecticut. The Authority has been granted the exclusive power to conduct and regulate gaming activities on the existing reservation of the Tribe, including the operation of Mohegan Sun, a gaming and entertainment complex that is situated on a 185-acre site on the Tribe’s reservation. Through its subsidiary, Downs Racing, L.P., the Authority also owns and operates Pocono Downs, a gaming and entertainment facility offering slot machines and harness racing situated on a 400-acre site in Plains Township, Pennsylvania and several off-track wagering facilities located elsewhere in Pennsylvania.

The Tribe’s gaming operation at Mohegan Sun is one of only two legally authorized gaming operations in New England offering traditional slot machines and table games. Mohegan Sun currently operates in an approximately 3.1 million square-foot facility, which includes Casino of the Earth, Casino of the Sky, Casino of the Wind, 100,000 square feet of retail space including The Shops at Mohegan Sun, a 10,000-seat Mohegan Sun Arena, 100,000 square feet of meeting and convention space and the approximately 1,200-room luxury Sky Hotel Tower. Pocono Downs offers approximately 2,500 slot machines and electronic table games, several dining options, including two fine dining restaurants, a casual dining 300-seat buffet and a quick-serve dining area, six retail outlets, three bars/lounges and a bus passenger lounge. More information about the Authority and its properties can be obtained by visiting, or

Press Release Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority
Uncasville, Connecticut, December 2, 2009

Mitchell Grossinger Etess
Chief Executive Officer
Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority
(860) 862-8000
Leo M. Chupaska
Chief Financial Officer
Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority
(860) 862-8000