Yonkers, NY— Empire City Casino’s Comedy Night returns on Wednesday, June 28th with Tammy Pescatelli, one of the sharpest women in today’s comedy world, taking the stage in the iconic Good Time Room at Empire City Casino. She is joined by rocker-turned comic, Dean Delray; the night is hosted by New York’s very own Tim Dillon.
Yonkers, NY—While the record-breaking jackpot still up for grabs escalated passed the $1.8 million mark at Empire City Casino on Sunday (June 18), a Yonkers woman brought home the third six-figure jackpot in less than a month at the Yonkers-based casino.
The lucky local lady, identified as “Lynneth,” scored for $104,398 at 3:00 pm on Sunday when a $5.00 wager on the $1 denomination Black Gone Wild slot-machine paid the major dividends.
James E. Dobson and his good friend Donzella Parker Bert made a four-hour bus trip from Stevensville, Maryland, to New York to visit Aunt Thelma Sligh, to celebrate her 89th birthday over Memorial Day weekend. There was even greater merriment than anticipated when Mr. Dobson hit a $143,723 jackpot at Empire City Casino in Yonkers on Saturday (May 27).
Bring it home, James! A lucky man made the short trip from The Bronx to Yonkers a winning journey on Sunday afternoon (May 21) when James M. hit a $149,931 jackpot at Empire City Casino. The six-figure score was made in the Gotham Palace section of the casino on the Wheel of Fortune slot, just yards away from the slot machine where a New York State racetrack casino record $1,680,471 jackpot is still waiting to be hit.
The Yonkers Raceway summer stakes schedule is full speed ahead starting with the elimination for the Art Rooney Pace this Saturday night, May 20th, and the perfect place for a bird’s
eye view is the Empire Terrace, offering “Classic Raceway Dining” trackside on Saturday nights.
Empire City Casino, one of New York’s most successful casinos has launched a new ad campaign entitled “Real Winners, Real Money, Real Deal”. Who better to enlist as advertising pitch-man for Empire City Casino than its biggest jackpot winner? Howard Gershowitz of Suffolk County, Long Island is back in the “slot-”light in the Yonkers casino’s new ad campaign after scoring Empire City’s record-breaking jackpot worth $1,473,503 on October 25, 2015.
Empire City Casino, in partnership with the New York Rangers, announced today that NY Rangers legend and fan favorite Mike Richter will make his first visit to Empire City Casino to host the final Rangers Viewing Party of the season this Sunday night, March 12th at 7:00PM. NY Ranger fans can join Richter for the free Viewing Party to cheer the team on as they take on the Detroit Red Wings, and enjoy Rangers Intermission Trivia, prize giveaways, along with specially priced wings and beer. Fans can arrive to the casino in-style with free round-trip transportation from Madison Square Garden on the Rangers Bandwagon.
Empire City Casino has launched its “Late Night Woodlawn 4 Train Shuttle Service” to serve players and employees who require public transportation during the off-peak hours of 1:00am and 6:30am.
The $1 per-ride shuttle will pick-up and drop-off at the intersection of Jerome & Bainbridge Avenues at 3700 Jerome Avenue, just steps from the train station in front of the 24-hour Gary & Gino’s Pizzeria. The convenient location offers round-the-clock food and drink for hungry travelers.
The green is on full display at Empire City Casino in March to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day highlighted by a chance to win a trip to Ireland, cash winners, giveaways, and a prelude concert with Irish rockers Shilelagh Law and Celtic Cross.
An Italian oil painter and Opera singer turned comic, and a funnyman who has appeared on National television with Jimmy Fallon, Conan O’Brien and Amy Schumer will have the Good Time Room roaring with laughs when Matteo Lane (March 15) and Sean Patton (March 29) headline the March Wednesday Comedy Nights at Empire City Casino.