Two of the Greatest Cultural Eras – 80s versus 90s – Battle It Out On Stage in an Interactive Music Competition. Tickets on Sale Now!
(Yonkers, NY) – Team 80s or Team 90s? Big hair and spandex or ripped jeans and slap bracelets? Music lovers will descend on Empire City Casino, Manhattan’s closest casino and one of the largest entertainment gaming destinations in the northeast, on Sunday, October 28 to rock out in their greatest vintage attire for the ultimate Duel of the Decades, an interactive live music competition pitting the best of the 80s against the best the 90s has to offer.
(Yonkers, NY) – Empire City Casino has the best remedy to relax after weekends full of strenuous apple-picking and vigorous pumpkin-carving this fall. Take a break from watching the leaves change color and enjoy a date with your partner or night out with friends at the casino’s Wednesday Comedy Nights, featuring the best comedians from around the tristate and across the country. This October, a pair of local comics will headline the shows, as Bronx-born “Goumba” Johnny Sialiano tops the bill on October 17 and Brooklyn’s Dante Nero takes center stage in a special Halloween edition on October 31. Tickets start at just $5 for Empire Club members and come with a complimentary beverage.
Owner & Operator of Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway Named One of City & State’s Westchester Power 50
(Yonkers, NY) – Empire City Casino President & CEO Timothy J. Rooney, who has owned and operated Yonkers Raceway since 1972, has been selected among the most influential people of the Hudson Valley in City & State Magazine’s Westchester Power 50.
The Westchester Power 50 list honors the fifty most influential people in business, government relations, culture, and social services. All were saluted Monday, September 17 at an invite-only reception at the Radisson Hotel New Rochelle. Additional Power 50 honorees can be found here.
WFAN & NFL Network Correspondent Kim Jones to Host Live Broadcasts from
Dan Rooney’s Sports Pub at Empire City Casino This Football Season
(Yonkers, NY) – The field isn’t the only place where the action can be seen live this football season as WFAN Radio (660 AM/101.9 FM) gets set to host Monday Night Live broadcasts surrounded by sports fans at the Dan Rooney’s Sports Pub inside of Empire City Casino beginning Monday, September 17.
Co-hosted by New York Giants Super Bowl champion, Carl Banks, and WFAN & NFL Network correspondent, Kim Jones, WFAN will air nine shows beginning at 6:30 p.m. prior to Monday Night Football games on September 17, October 1, 8 and 15, November 5, 19 and 26, and December 10 and 17. Another Big Blue champ, David Diehl, will sub for Banks on the October 15 show.