WWE Smackdown Live Returns to Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE – WWE SMACKDOWN LIVE returns to the SMG-managed Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre for the first time in two years this Tuesday, July 17th at 7:45pm. The event will be broadcast live nationally on the USA Network from 8pm-10pm, once again showcasing fans from the Greater Wilkes-Barre area in front of the WWE Universe!

The event card will feature a double main event with WWE CHAMPION AJ Styles, Daniel Bryan and United States Champion Jeff Hardy taking on Shinsuke Nakamura, The Miz and Samoa Joe in a 6-man tag team match and WWE SMACKDOWN Women’s Champion Carmella taking on Asuka. Plus, see more of your favorite WWE SMACKDOWN superstars including The New Day, Becky Lynch, Naomi, Shelton Benjamin, Cesaro & Sheamus, The Usos, The Bludgeon Brothers and more!
Card subject to change.

Tickets, starting at just $20, are still available at the NBT Bank Box Office at Mohegan Sun Arena and

Mohegan Sun Arena will be hosting a special outdoor pre-show party event near the venue’s East Gate Entrance from 5pm-7pm. The event will feature adult and kids bounce houses courtesy of NEPA Rec Center, a fan photo booth courtesy of Dynamic Duo Entertainment, discount food and drinks,
and your final chance to win tickets to the show. Fans at the pre-show party will also have an opportunity to win great prizes including upcoming event tickets. Plus, any fan that makes a donation of a non-perishable food item to the United Way of Wyoming Valley’s Christmas in July food drive at the pre-show party will receive additional entries to the prize raffle. The pre-show party is free to attend, but anyone parking in the arena lot will be subject to a $10 cash-sales only parking fee. Anyone attending WWE SMACKDOWN will need a ticket to enter the venue starting at 6:45pm for the 7:45pm show start time.

Acceptable items for the United Way food drive include: cereal, peanut butter & jelly, canned tuna, canned & dry pasta, rice, canned meats- any type, canned stews, canned vegetables, canned fruit, coups- any types, diapers, laundry detergent and personal care items (soap, toothpaste, shampoo, etc.)

Donations will go to support the Commission on Economic Opportunity Weinberg Northeast Pennsylvania Regional Food Bank. The Regional Food Bank distributes these products to charitable organizations feeding the needy throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania. These include food pantries, homeless shelters, soup kitchens, group homes for the disabled, day care centers, children’s camps and senior citizens programs.

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