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2016 Barrett-Jackson Northeast Auction: Schedule, Travel Tips & More

By Victoria Barnett May 12, 2016 Northeast

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The inaugural Barrett-Jackson Northeast Auction is on the horizon, and Mohegan Sun is calling your name! It’s going to be an exciting three days in Uncasville watching the top collector cars cross the block as bidders seek to own their next crown jewel.

Before you head to the auction, there are a few things you need to know. Keep reading to see the schedule for the auction, information about Mohegan Sun, travel tips and how you can attend the auction as a VIP.

Barrett-Jackson Northeast Schedule

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Preview Day | 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Credentialed bidders and consignors only

The Opening Night Gala | 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM
at the Uncas Ballroom, Mohegan Sun
By invitation only

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Gates & Exhibitors Open | 8:00 AM to Auction Close

Ford & Chevrolet Ride ‘N Drives/Dodge Thrill Rides | 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Automobilia Auction | 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Collector Car Auction | 11:00 AM to Auction Close

Friday, June 24, 2016

Gates & Exhibitors Open | 8:00 AM to Auction Close

Ford & Chevrolet Ride ‘N Drives/Dodge Thrill Rides | 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Automobilia Auction | 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Collector Car Auction | 11:00 AM to Auction Close

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Gates & Exhibitors Open | 8:00 AM to Auction Close

Ford & Chevrolet Ride ‘N Drives/Dodge Thrill Rides | 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

“Behind The Hobby” Collector Car Symposium | 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
at the Cabaret Theatre, Mohegan Sun
Tips for Success in Buying and Selling Collector Cars

Automobilia Auction | 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

“Behind The Hobby” Collector Car Symposium | 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
at the Cabaret Theatre, Mohegan Sun
An Advanced Look Into Collector Cars presented by the Barrett-Jackson Automotive Experts

Collector Car Auction | 11:00 AM to Auction Close

About Mohegan Sun

153058808-1.jpgMohegan Sun, one of the most spectacular entertainment, gaming, dining and shopping destinations in North America, will host the 2016 Barrett-Jackson Northeast Auction for visitors from around the world.

Mohegan Sun is situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in scenic southeastern Connecticut, and is home to three unique casinos, a 34-story, 1,200-room luxury hotel and a world-class spa. It features a golf course, over 85 shops, restaurants and bars, as well as three award-winning entertainment venues, including a 10,000-seat arena.

The auction block will be inside Mohegan Sun Arena, ranked among the top venues in the world according to Billboard Magazine, Pollstar and Venues. The event will include the Opening Night Gala, Ride ’N Drives & Thrill Rides with Chevrolet, Ford and Dodge, as well as a huge marketplace of vendors and exhibitors.

Information derived from MoheganSun.com

Travel Tips

The closest airports to Mohegan Sun are Bradley International Airport in Hartford, CT (59 miles) and T.F. Green International Airport in Providence, RI (51 miles). Travel time from the airports to Mohegan Sun is about one hour.  

Uncasville is about 46 miles away from the closest major city – Hartford, CT. It’s about 107 miles from Boston and 133 miles from New York City.

Mohegan Sun is located on the Mohegan Reservation, a Native American reservation in the woods of Connecticut. In order to get around and explore the surrounding area, you will need a car. There is a local bus line, but it has very limited service.

The weather in Uncasville is very nice in late June. The high temperatures usually fall in the upper 70’s to low 80’s with the lows in the upper 50’s to low 60’s. You should see plenty of sunshine!

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Attend the 2016 Barrett-Jackson Northeast Auction

We are a little over a month out from the inaugural Northeast auction at Mohegan Sun. Will we see you there? With an Official Barrett-Jackson Experiences Ticket Package, you can enjoy an auction ticket along with other VIP extras such as an auction tour, tickets to the Opening Night Gala and premium hospitality. Plus, you can add hotel accommodations!

Get My Barrett-Jackson  Northeast Auction Ticket Package

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 Victoria Barnett

QE-2016_Headshot-Victoria-Barnett.pngVictoria Barnett is originally from High Point, NC. She received her B.A. in Communication Studies and minors in Business and Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. In her spare time, Victoria enjoys watching baseball, baking and hanging out with her golden retriever, Kaaya. She loves to travel to Florida and is a die-hard Miami Hurricanes fan.