Former New York Giants Star Quarterback and World Champion Phil Simms to Host Big Game Viewing Party at Empire City Casino

Phil Simms to participate in Q+A, sign autographs & watch the Big Game with fans

Sunday, February 4th at 6:00 p.m.; Simms available for select interviews

Yonkers, NYPhil Simms may have coined the phrase “I’m going to Disney World” following his Big Game win in 1987, but the legendary quarterback is ‘going to Empire City Casino’ for this year’s Big Game to host a viewing party, hang out with football fans and watch the biggest game on the planet Sunday, February 4th.


The free festivities begin in the casino’s Entertainment Lounge at 6:00 p.m. on game day, where Simms will mingle with fans, participate in a Q+A session, and sign autographs before watching the Big Game and testing out his throwing arm with fans. During the event, Simms will reflect on his career, offer his game day predictions and share what it takes to win the Big Game. Empire City Casino will display the Big Game on LED jumbo screens to bring football fans as close to the action as possible. Seating will be first-come, first-served with beer and food specials all game long.

Begin 2018 with Lots of Laughs at Empire City Casino’s Comedy Nights On January 17th & 31st Headlined by Yannis Pappas & Paul Virzi

(Edit 01 09 18: Please note that Latina comedienne Luz Pazos has replaced Randy Syphax as the featured performer on January 31st.  Syphax will be reschedule on a TBD date in February.)

Yonkers, NY—Make a New Year’s resolution to laugh a priority with Empire City Casino the destination for a pair of Wednesday Night Comedy shows on January 17th and 31st to start 2018 with a smile. Comedy Central funnyman and MSG Networks’ The Bracket host, Yannis Pappas, headlines on the 17th, while on-the-rise Westchester-born stand-up Paul Virzi tops the bill on the 31st in the casino’s popular Good Time Room.