The casino to host New Member-only Slot Tournaments all month long, giving patrons another amazing reason to join the free Empire Club
(Yonkers, NY) — Empire City Casino, the largest entertainment and gaming destination in the northeast and Manhattan’s closest casino, is kicking off July with a New Member Money Tournament on their brand new Everi slot tournament machines. Guests who join the Empire Club from July 1 through July 26 are eligible to take part in New Member-only Slot Tournaments each Friday in July. These new slot machines will allow Empire City to host more tournaments, sessions, and promotions giving guests even more chances to win big throughout the year.
Casino adds new bus routes, expanding transportation options further north and west
(Yonkers, NY) — Empire City Casino, the premier entertainment destination in the northeast, is expanding its bus line runs with new routes in Westchester, Dutchess and Rockland Counties starting on July 14. The daily service from the Hudson Valley locations will pick up from seven different areas, stopping in one area per day. The round-trip ride is free and includes a $5 free play for Empire Club members. Non-members can join the free Empire Club at any Promotions Booth on the casino floor to claim their free play and enjoy other membership perks such as discounted dining and entry to special promotions. The new routes will give casino-goers who live further north an alternate and more convenient method to driving.
Tatiana Diaz, a Port Chester resident, was honored for her leadership skills at celebration in Rye Brook
(Yonkers, NY) — Empire City Casino, the premier entertainment destination in the northeast, is honored to celebrate the casino’s Sales & Catering Manager, Tatiana Diaz, who has been named a Forty Under 40 Rising Star by the Business Council of Westchester (BCW), the county’s leading business membership organization. The Westchester resident will be recognized at the BCW’s 2018 Rising Stars gala in Rye Brook on Thursday night, June 21. As Sales & Catering Manager for the 97-acre property, Diaz is responsible for managing events for the entertainment complex, which includes two full-service restaurants, seven venue spaces ranging from 1,000 sq. ft. to 8,000 sq. ft., and a harness racing track.
(Yonkers, NY) — Kevin Rafferty, Yonkers resident and recent graduate of Archbishop Stepinac High School, was selected as the 2018 recipient of the Timothy J. Rooney Distinguished Graduate Award. He was presented with the $1,000 scholarship on Thursday, June 14 at the Lincoln Park Taxpayers Association (LPTA) meeting by Clare Terhune, granddaughter of Empire City Casino President & CEO Timothy J. Rooney. Each year, LPTA chooses a deserving student to receive the scholarship from applications submitted to and reviewed by their scholarship committee. The scholarship has become a legacy for the Rafferty family as Shane Rafferty, Kevin’s older brother, was last year’s scholarship recipient.
Taryn Duffy joins other local female leaders in working to promote gender equality in Yonkers and beyond.
(Yonkers, NY) — Empire City Casino, the premier entertainment destination in the northeast, announced today that Empire City Casino’s Director of Public Affairs, Taryn Duffy, has been appointed to Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano’s recently created Women’s Advisory Board.
(Yonkers, NY) — The summer will be booming with laughter at Empire City Casino as a pair of hilarious Comedy Nights get the casino’s Good Time Room roaring this June. Catch headliner Andy Hendrickson, from NBC/Seeso’s The Guest List, on June 13 and owner of the Stress Factory Comedy Club, Vinnie Brand, headlining on June 27 as they join a cast of supporting comedians that will have you rolling on the floor laughing. Tickets are sold the night of each show and begin at just $5 for Empire Club members.