Stéphane Matteau Kicks-Off Empire City Casino’s First Rangers Viewing Party Of the 2018-2019 Season this Saturday, December 1st

FREE viewing parties the last several years have featured iconic former NY Rangers hosting the festivities, including legends such as Mike Richter, Ron Greschner, Adam Graves and others

(Yonkers, NY) – Empire City Casino, in partnership with the New York Rangers, announced today its schedule of viewing parties for several upcoming New York Rangers away games hosted by former Rangers legends. The fun begins at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 1 with New York Rangers Legend Stéphane Matteau, who will mingle with fans, sign autographs and cheer the Rangers on as they face off against the Montreal Canadiens. Previous New York Rangers hosts over the years have included legendary goaltender Mike Richter, Adam Graves, Steve Vickers, Nick Fotiu and others.

Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway President Timothy J. Rooney Assists Less Fortunate with 12th Annual Coat and Toy Drive

Annual Campaign to Assist Families in Need During Holiday Season in its Second Decade

Gander Group and kathy ireland® Worldwide to Donate 1,000s of Toys to Annual Event

(Yonkers, NY)In a community effort now in its second decade, Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway and its President and CEO, Timothy J. Rooney, celebrate the 12th anniversary of the Christmas Spirit Coat and Toy Drive to assist families in need during the holiday season. The giving program begins on November 15 and continues through December 15. Donations will be accepted every day throughout the period at any of the casino’s promotions booths.


Patrons are asked to bring new, unwrapped toys and/or new or gently used coats. The items will be donated to Catholic Charities and the Yonkers-based Aisling Irish Community Center to assist the organizations’ local families this upcoming holiday season.

Empire City is Thankful for Laughs with Two Great Wednesday Comedy Shows This November

Joey Vega Takes the Stage on November 14, Christian Finnegan on November 28

(Yonkers, NY) – With holiday cheer just around the corner, Empire City Casino is giving thanks to its continuous monthly Wednesday Comedy Night Series, back in November with Joey Vega headlining on November 14 and Christian Finnegan taking center stage on November 28. Both shows get underway at 8:00 p.m. Tickets start at just $5 for Empire Club members and come with a complimentary beverage.