WNBA And Connecticut Sun To Host Community Events During Boost Mobile WNBA All-Star 2013

As part of Boost Mobile WNBA All-Star 2013 in Uncasville, Conn., the WNBA will celebrate the game with a series of special events on July 25-26.

The Boost Mobile WNBA All-Star Game on Saturday, July 27, featuring some of the most talented and passionate players in women’s basketball, will broadcast live on ABC at 3:30 p.m. ET from Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville. The 2013 game will mark the third All-Star hosted by the Connecticut Sun and Mohegan Sun Arena. The team also hosted the event in 2005 and 2009.

The following is a list of Boost Mobile WNBA All-Star 2013 activities Thursday and Friday:

THURSDAY, JULY 25
• WNBA All-Star Fireworks Tip Off Celebration – WNBA fans can experience a spectacular fireworks display hosted by the WNBA and the Connecticut Sun, celebrating the tip off of Boost Mobile WNBA All-Star 2013 festivities.

Riverview Garage, Mohegan Sun
1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard, Uncasville, CT 06382
Approximately 9:00 p.m.

FRIDAY, JULY 26
• WNBA East and West All-Star Open Practices – WNBA fans of all ages can get an up-close view of East and West WNBA All-Stars as they prepare for the big game during a pair of open and free-of-charge practices. The East All-Stars are scheduled from 3:00-3:45 p.m., and the West All-Stars from 4:15-5:00 p.m.

Mohegan Sun Arena
1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard, Uncasville, CT 06382
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.