New York Rangers Legend Pete Stemkowski to Host Last Rangers Viewing Party of the Season on Thursday Night, April 5

New York Rangers Legend Pete Stemkowski to Host Last Rangers Viewing Party of the Season on Thursday Night, April 5

(Yonkers, NY) – Empire City Casino, in partnership with the New York Rangers, announced the final New York Rangers viewing party of the season on Thursday April 5, at 6:30 p.m., hosted by former New York Rangers legend Pete Stemkowski. Stemkowski will mingle with fans, sign autographs and cheer the Rangers on as the team buses over to Brooklyn to take on the […]

Back by Popular Demand: Legendary Irish Band Shilelagh Law and the Rousing Celtic Cross Return to Empire City Casino for Annual Irish Concert

Back by Popular Demand: Legendary Irish Band Shilelagh Law and the Rousing Celtic Cross Return to Empire City Casino for Annual Irish Concert

  Kick off St. Patrick’s Day early on Sunday, March 4 The “Luck of the Irish” will be musically profound at Empire City Casino with the announcement that Shilelagh Law and Celtic Cross – the exceedingly popular New York City-based Irish-American bands – will perform on Sunday March 4, from 2-6 p.m. in a prelude to St. Patrick’s Day. The Pipes and Drums of the Police Emerald Society […]

Empire City Casino’s Comedy Nights Coming January 17 & 31

Empire City Casino’s Comedy Nights Coming January 17 & 31

Empire City Casino will start the 2018 year in laughs with a pair of Wednesday night comedy shows on January 17 and 31. 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 […]

YONKERS RACEWAY NAMES CAMMIE HAUGHTON DIRECTOR OF RACING

YONKERS RACEWAY NAMES CAMMIE HAUGHTON DIRECTOR OF RACING

Yonkers Raceway has named Robert (Cammie) Haughton to the newly-created position of director of Racing. Haughton, 57, was serving as the Raceway’s racing consultant. He is a former presiding judge at both the Meadowlands and Yonkers. The son of Hall of Famer Billy Haughton also worked as assistant race secretary at Saratoga Raceway after his […]

WHAT’S HAPPENING 11/2/17

WHAT’S HAPPENING 11/2/17

BY GEORGE J. DACRE Opening Friday November 10 and running weekends through December 9, the Musical “The Bridges Of Madison County” will play at the Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack. Claudia Stefany directs the show, which is based on the best-selling novel by Robert James Waller. Francesca Johnson is looking forward to a rare four days […]

Italy’s Twister Bi Sets World Record in $1 Million Yonkers International Trot at Empire City Casino on October 14

Italy’s Twister Bi Sets World Record in $1 Million Yonkers International Trot at Empire City Casino on October 14

PHOTO CREDIT: MIKE LIZZI A twister hit Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway Saturday afternoon, October 14 with fierce, record velocity at 4:05 p.m. as the world watched, and left an annihilated field in its wake two minutes later. Italy’s Twister Bi, driven by Christoffer Eriksson, blew the doors off of nine classy rivals while […]

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