The Hot Shots Progressive slot machine was the hot spot at Empire City Casino on Wednesday (August 24) when a woman identified as “Maluisa” hit a jackpot worth $119,916 at 6:31 pm.
The player made a $3 wager on the penny-denomination slot machine located in the Victorian Room to hit the eighth six-figure jackpot of the year.
The month of August has been a great one for Empire City players. “Tommy” from Yorktown Heights hit a $320,000 jackpot on the afternoon of August 11, the second biggest jackpot of the year made a $200 wager on the $100 denomination 3x4x5 Double Diamond slot machine at 12:45 pm.
As the mercury continues to rise and the ‘feels like’ temperature reaches 101 degrees, tri-state area residents are seeking refuge at Empire City Casino where the climate is kept at a cool 70 degrees and the only thing giving off some heat are the jackpots.
“Tommy” from Yorktown Heights hit a $320,000 jackpot on the afternoon of Thursday, August 11. It was the second biggest jackpot of the year, and seventh six-figure score in 2016. Clearly feeling lucky, the player made a $200 wager on the $100 denomination 3x4x5 Double Diamond slot machine at 12:45 pm.
On Tuesday, August 2nd, the Yonkers 2nd Precinct Police Department will take a little time away from fighting crime to get to know their neighbors and celebrate “National Night Out – America’s Night Out Against Crime.” Sponsored by Empire City Casino, National Night Out will take place at Coyne Park (777 McLean Ave.) from 6 pm – 9 pm.
National Night Out is an annual event designed to strengthen the community by encouraging neighborhoods to engage stronger relationships with each other and with local law enforcement partners. This free event will include a summer concert provided by Empire City Casino as well as food, games, prizes, and family fun activities.