Mount Airy Casino Resort Gypsies Lounge Presents Brazilian Bossa Nova Sensation, Sergio Mendez

Jun 29, 2010, 13:27 ET from Mount Airy Casino Resort

NEW YORK, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Airy Casino Resort welcomes internationally acclaimed musician, Sergio Mendez, Saturday, August 14th at Gypsies Lounge and Nightclub, Mt. Pocono, PA, at 6:00 pm & 9:00 pm. Tickets are $40, $65 and $100 at the door. Tickets can be purchased in advance at or by calling 1-877-682-4791.

Legendary Brazilian maestro Sergio Mendes gained critical acclaim in the early '60s during his Bossa Rio Sextet tours in Brazil which led to his worldwide breakthrough with Brazil's 66 Group. Most recently, his works include the 1992 Grammy-winning milestone "Brasileiro" and his brilliant 2006 Concord Records release "Timeless." The album is described as a Brazilian music-meets-hip-hop collaboration with Black Eyed Peas'

"We are pleased to welcome Sergio Mendez to Gypsies for a high energy, entertaining evening of international bossa nova, jazz and funk," said George Toth, President and CEO of Mount Airy Casino Resort. "Our guests are welcomed to an absolutely incomparable casino gaming experience, breath-taking scenery, golf course, fine dining in our five restaurants and state-of-the-art spa and resort accommodations," added Toth.


Located 75 minutes from New York City, set in the serene and picturesque Pocono Mountains, Mount Airy Casino Resort offers guests the ultimate experience in casino gaming, golf, outdoor activities, entertainment, five restaurants, lavish guest rooms and deluxe suites. The property also boasts a state-of-the-art spa, salon and fitness center. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has approved Mount Airy Casino Resort's petition for table games at the travel destination. Poker, blackjack and other table games will be in place by July 13th, 2010. For more information, visit

For more information about the performance, or to purchase tickets, call 1-877-682-4791.


John McCook (212) 843-8365


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