31 January 2023

BetMGM Sports Betting Now Live in Massachusetts at MGM Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, MASS. (January 31, 2023) – BetMGM, a leading sports betting and iGaming operator, announced today that retail sports betting is now live in Massachusetts at MGM Springfield. The state’s first wager was placed at the BetMGM Sportsbook & Lounge by Springfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, along with Boston hockey legend Ray Bourque.

White Lion Brewing Tapped as New Partner at MGM Springfield’s Free Music Fridays

SPRINGFIELD, MASS. (June 11, 2021) – MGM Springfield announced today it will partner with local brewery White Lion Brewing to provide guests a wide selection of craft beer during the resort’s Free Music Fridays Concert Series at The Plaza. Located in downtown Springfield, the brewing company will activate a bar and beer trailer from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. where guests can tap into local brews while enjoying live music and good vibes from local musicians. Concerts are scheduled to run from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Live Music Returns to MGM Springfield with Free Music Fridays Concert Series

SPRINGFIELD, MASS. (May 24, 2021) – Summer in New England will heat up further when live music returns to MGM Springfield with the new Free Music Fridays Concert Series. Every Friday June 4 – September 3, some of the area’s most popular rock bands will perform on The Plaza at MGM Springfield starting at 7:30 p.m. (weather permitting).

27 January 2021

PLAYSTUDIOS Expands Partnership with MGM Resorts International, Adds MGM Springfield to playAWARDS Loyalty Platform

LAS VEGAS (January 25, 2021) – Award-winning mobile game developer PLAYSTUDIOS is expanding its groundbreaking partnership with hospitality and entertainment icon MGM Resorts International adding the acclaimed MGM Springfield hotel and casino resort to its collection of in-app rewards for loyal players.

02 July 2020


(Springfield, MA – July 2, 2020) – MGM Springfield today announced the reopening date of its resort following closure earlier this year amidst the COVID-19 crisis. The property will reopen in a limited capacity to the public on Monday, July 13 at 10:00am EST. A hosted, invitation-only event will take place ahead of the public reopening. MGM Springfield’s amenity offerings initially will be limited and do not include hotel rooms at this time. Additional venues, as well as the hotel, will open in the coming weeks and months.

02 July 2020


SPRINGIELD, MASS. (July 2, 2020) – MGM Springfield, in partnership with Link to Libraries, today announced a donation of 1,000 books to Springfield Public Schools that highlight diversity and social justice.

10 April 2020

MGM Springfield Donates Portable Sleeping Cots & Outdoor Heaters to Mercy Medical Center & the City of Springfield

SPRINGIELD, MASS. (April 10, 2020) – MGM Springfield today announced a donation of 160 portable sleeping cots and 16 outdoor heaters to Mercy Medical Center and the City of Springfield.

25 February 2020

MGM Springfield Presents Comedic Web Series “#IMOMSOHARD” Live at Symphony Hall May 28

SPRINGFIELD, MASS. (February 25, 2020) – #IMOMSOHARD, the viral web series created by moms, best friends and funny ladies Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley, will make its way to downtown Springfield Thursday, May 28 at 8 p.m. The ladies will share the good, the bad and the funny about motherhood with a live version of the show at Symphony Hall.

13 February 2020

MGM Springfield To Kick Off Free Live Music Series on Valentine’s Day

SPRINGFIELD, MASS. (February 13, 2020) – MGM Springfield will expand its entertainment offerings with a free live music series scheduled to begin Friday, Feb. 14.  The resort will rock the casino floor with Free Music Fridays, featuring some of the area’s most coveted local rock bands including Darik & The Funbags, Johnny Sixgun and Trailer Trash. Free Music Fridays will run weekly through April 17 from 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.

06 February 2020


SPRINGFIELD, MASS (Feb. 6, 2020) – MGM Springfield will welcome Costa, a classic Italian restaurant serving housemade charcuterie, pizzas, pastas, salads, desserts and more to the resort’s food and beverage portfolio on Feb. 28. The concept will celebrate the spirit of time-honored craftsmanship and tradition with an epicurean adventure that derives inspiration from the culinary landscape of Italy.