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Collaboration Between New York’s Premier Integrated Commercial Casino Resort Destination and World’s Largest Online Sports Betting Operator Positions Resorts World Catskills as Leading NY State Sports Betting and Gaming Destination bet365 to Invest up to $50 Million to Become Empire Resorts, Inc.’s Second Largest Shareholder Kien Huat Realty III, Ltd. Commits up to $126 Million Investment via… Continue Reading Empire Resorts and bet365 Forge Strategic Alliance to Offer Sports Betting and Online Gaming in New York State at Resorts World Catskills

Casino resort concludes summer of winning as Marlyn Landicho hits it big in final drawing of luxurious summer promotion; four others share $30,000 in prizes culminating in more than $2.7 Million awarded since July MONTICELLO, N.Y. (Sept. 16) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated commercial casino resort to Manhattan, announced today… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Awards $1 Million to Marlyn Landicho, Astoria, Queens, Resident In “Imagine a Million” Grand Prize Giveaway

Jackpot winnings at New York’s newest and closet casino total more than $34 million since February public opening MONTICELLO, N.Y. (August 28) – The list of big money winners continues to grow at Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort to Manhattan.  Xian Zhao of New York City won a $413,311.31… Continue Reading New York City Resident Wins Excess of $413,000 at Resorts World Catskills with Blazing 7s Blackjack™ Progressive Jackpot as Summer Heats Up

The fourth casino resort’s summer promotion winner, Marilyn Rivera is presented a 7-night luxury cruise for two MONTICELLO, N.Y. (Aug. 27) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort to Manhattan, announced today that Marilyn Rivera of New York City is the winner of its fourth and final VIP package in the… Continue Reading Cruise The Seas! Resorts World Catskills Awards Crystal Cruises Package to Marilyn Rivera, New York City Resident in “Imagine a Million” Giveaway

Luxury casino resort destination celebrated the opening of first ever land based Crystal Life Spa with celebrity facialist Ling Chan MONTICELLO, N.Y. (August 17, 2018) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest casino resort to Manhattan, celebrated the opening of its Crystal Life Spa, offering guests a unique opportunity to experience serenity at… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Debuts Crystal Life Spa

The second Imagine a Million VIP experience winner drives off with luxe weekend adventure package including 2-night stay, exclusive Monticello Motor Club driving experience and luxury transportation to and from the casino resort. MONTICELLO, N.Y. (July 31) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated commercial casino resort to Manhattan, announced today that… Continue Reading Get Your Motors Running! Resorts World Catskills Brings the Horsepower, Awards Ultimate Motor Club Prize Package to Dorothy Simpson, Middletown, NY Resident in “Imagine a Million” Giveaway

Janice Barry from Brewster, NY will arrive via helicopter for a VIP weekend getaway as first of five guaranteed winners of luxury casino resort’s “Imagine a Million” promotion, which runs through Sept. 15 MONTICELLO, N.Y. (July 17) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated commercial casino resort to Manhattan, announced today the… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills’ Million Dollar Giveaway Dishes Out Ultimate High Roller Prize Featuring Custom Culinary Experience with Celebrity Chef Scott Conant

Award-winning comedian set to bring the laughs to RW Epicenter with double header on August 25th MONTICELLO, N.Y. (July 17) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated commercial casino resort to Manhattan, announced today that red-hot comedian and national sensation Sebastian Maniscalco will perform two back-to-back shows in its intimate 2,500 seat… Continue Reading Sebastian Maniscalco to Perform at Resorts World Catskills, New York’s Newest and Closest Luxury Casino Resort to Manhattan

“Life in the Fast Lane” grand prize winner drives home thrill of playing at luxury casino resort MONTICELLO, N.Y. (July 12) – The list of grand prize winners continues to grow at Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated commercial casino resort to Manhattan.  A loyal patron, Ariel Pagala was chosen as the… Continue Reading Garnerville, NY Man Drives off a Winner with 2018 Corvette Convertible Stingray at Resorts World Catskills

3-time Billboard award-winner and 4-time Grammy-nominated rock group ready for fans to join in the action at the RW Epicenter for one-night-only performance MONTICELLO, N.Y. (July 9) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated commercial casino resort to Manhattan, announced that four-time Grammy-nominated and critically-acclaimed American rock group The Fray will perform… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Announces The Fray to Perform at New York’s Newest and Closest Luxury Casino Resort

New luxury casino resort provides guests chances to win incredible prizes all summer long; one lucky guest will win $1 million, guaranteed MONTICELLO, N.Y. (July 3) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated commercial casino resort to Manhattan, knows how to make its guests feel like a million bucks. The luxury destination will… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Ups the Ante with “Imagine a Million” Giveaway This Summer

The casino resort will hold Ulster County job fairs and its first recruitment drive held exclusively for veterans  MONTICELLO, N.Y. (June 15, 2018) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest commercial casino resort with closest proximity to Manhattan, is seeking motivated candidates to join its team at the luxury casino resort, offering applicants a unique… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills to Hold Three Job Fairs for Table Game Dealers and Other Full and Part-time Hospitality Positions

Jackpot winnings at the resort total more than $16 million since February public opening MONTICELLO, N.Y. (May 31) – The list of big money slot winners continues to grow at Resorts World Catskills, New York’s largest commercial casino resort destination that celebrated its Grand Opening this May.  Sallyanne Paltridge, 51, hit a $262,093.75 jackpot playing… Continue Reading Summer Is Heating Up at Resorts World Catskills as Montgomery, NY Resident Hits Slot Machine Jackpot in Excess of $262,000

Renowned chef, author and restaurateur joined executives and VIPs to officially unveil Italian-inspired steakhouse; Resorts World Catskills’ celebration also included performance by award-winning artist Gavin DeGraw  ***Click here to download additional multimedia content, including photos from the Grand Opening celebration*** MONTICELLO, N.Y. (May 20) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s largest commercial casino resort with… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills’ Grand Opening Celebration Continues with the Official Opening of Cellaio Restaurant by Scott Conant

Celebrities Phil Simms, Neil Patrick Harris and Adrian Grenier joined hundreds of guests to commemorate completion of first phase of world-class gaming & entertainment complex; Jerry Seinfeld headlined RWC’s inaugural performance ***Click here to download additional multimedia content, including photos from the Grand Opening celebration*** MONTICELLO, N.Y. (May 13) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Celebrates Grand Opening of Integrated Resort Destination

Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum selling singer and songwriter returns to his home in the Catskills for one-night-only performance to continue month-long Grand Opening celebration MONTICELLO, N.Y. (May 7) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s largest commercial casino with closest proximity to Manhattan, announced that multi-talented musician, singer and songwriter Gavin DeGraw will perform in its intimate… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Welcomes Gavin DeGraw Back to His Roots

Entertainment icon’s one-night-only performance headlines Grand Opening celebration for luxury casino resort MONTICELLO, N.Y. (April 25) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s largest integrated casino resort destination, announced today that legendary comedian, creator, writer, and producer Jerry Seinfeld will perform his signature stand-up routine in its intimate 2,500-seat Epicenter on Saturday, May 12. The one-night-only… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Welcomes Jerry Seinfeld Back to the Catskills

More than 400 guests celebrated the unveiling of the casino resort’s new high-limit table game experience and high-limit slot area in an intimate and opulent setting MONTICELLO, N.Y. (April 12) – Resorts World Catskills celebrated the opening of its newest high-limit area this weekend, introducing its most discerning players to the lavish and private space.… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Unveils High-Limit Luxury Gaming with Exclusive VIP Celebration

Onsite information sessions and open auditions begin April 15th, with full and part-time opportunities available for experienced and novice dealers April 05, 2018 02:06 PM Eastern Daylight Time MONTICELLO, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Resorts World Catskills today announced that it is seeking motivated candidates to join its team of table game dealers at its new luxury casino resort, offering applicants a… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Recruiting 200 Table Game Job Positions at Luxury Casino Resort

Company joins the campaign to raise awareness March 27, 2018 11:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time MONTICELLO, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Empire Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ-GM:NYNY) (“Empire” and, together with its subsidiaries, the “Company”) joins the grassroots campaign, Problem Gambling Awareness Month (“PGAM”), in an effort to raise awareness of problem gambling. PGAM, spearheaded by the National Council on Problem Gambling… Continue Reading Empire Resorts, Inc. Participates in Problem Gambling Awareness Month

Upstate New York’s largest integrated casino resort going ‘all-in’ on ultimate player experience with luxurious poker room, offering extensive gaming options and amenities March 05, 2018 11:16 AM Eastern Standard Time MONTICELLO, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Resorts World Catskills, New York’s largest integrated casino resort destination, today announced the opening of its 5,000-square-foot poker room, which opened to… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Unveils New Poker Room

Casino Resort continues its commitment to fostering strong multicultural relationships February 23, 2018 10:37 AM Eastern Standard Time MONTICELLO, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Resorts World Catskills today has announced its grand Lunar New Year celebration for February 25th which will appeal to its Asian clientele. The day-long celebration has been designed in the spirit of Asian customs surrounding the… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Celebrates Lunar New Year on February 25

Innovative and exciting table games featured on 100,000 square foot casino floor; Industry veteran Jack Kennedy leads table game strategy February 20, 2018 02:15 PM Eastern Standard Time MONTICELLO, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Resorts World Catskills, the Catskills region’s highly anticipated Las Vegas style casino resort, introduced a massive array of live table games when it opened its… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Rolls Out Live Table Games at Luxury Casino Resort

State and local officials, casino executives join in opening ceremonies as thousands of guests partake in region’s most anticipated Las Vegas-style gaming “**Click here to download additional multimedia content, including photos and video from today’s opening celebration)*** MONTICELLO, N.Y. (February 8) – Resorts World Catskills today celebrated a significant milestone, officially opening its casino doors for business… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Debuts Luxury Casino Resort Experience During Official Public Opening Celebration

Conant to debut his newest concept, Cellaio, bringing world-famous culinary flare to the luxury casino resort January 30, 2018 09:37 AM Eastern Standard Time MONTICELLO, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Resorts World Catskills announced today a partnership with celebrity chef Scott Conant to bring new Italian restaurant Cellaio to the luxury resort casino this spring. Featuring elevated, Italian-inspired steakhouse fare, Cellaio will offer… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Cooks Up Partnership With Celebrity Chef Scott Conant

Calvin Quach and Angela Wu Together Bring More Than 35 Years of Experience to Destination Gaming Resort; Will Oversee Asian Engagement Strategy & International Marketing MONTICELLO, N.Y. (Jan. 29) – Resorts World Catskills casino resort announced the appointment of two senior executives with concentrations in multicultural marketing, to its senior management team. Calvin Quach will… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Appoints Two Seasoned Executives to Lead Multicultural Marketing Efforts

Luxury casino resort reveals plans for February opening at 888 Resorts World Drive to coincide with Lunar New Year January 18, 2018 10:04 AM Eastern Standard Time MONTICELLO, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Resorts World Catskills announced today that the new luxury casino resort will open at its new official address, 888 Resorts World Drive, Monticello, NY 12701, in… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills To Make Chinese Good Fortune Its Home Address

Luxury gaming resort to welcome the public to the casino on February 8th as state and local dignitaries join executives to commemorate milestone January 17, 2018 08:00 AM Eastern Standard Time MONTICELLO, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Resorts World Catskills today announced plans to open the doors of its luxury casino resort to the public for the first time on… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills Announces Early Public Opening for its Casino Resort

Casino resort will make on-the-spot hiring for food & beverage and hotel associate candidates January 08, 2018 01:50 PM Eastern Standard Time MONTICELLO, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Resorts World Catskills will host three job fairs for food and beverage and hotel associates in January as it prepares to open the much-anticipated four-season integrated casino resort in mid-February1. The casino resort will… Continue Reading Resorts World Catskills to Hold Three Job Fairs This Month

Information sessions will be held in Sullivan, Ulster and Orange counties to provide details and opportunities to register for classes MONTICELLO, N.Y., (August 2, 2017) — Resorts World Catskills will operate three casino dealer schools, one in each of Sullivan, Orange and Ulster counties, in the coming weeks. The dealer schools will be used to train… Continue Reading RESORTS WORLD CATSKILLS TO OPEN THREE REGIONAL CASINO DEALER SCHOOLS

Resorts World Catskills name combines allure of the Catskills with prestige of worldwide casino and hospitality brand MONTICELLO, N.Y., (May 18, 2017) —Empire Resorts, Inc. (“Empire” and, together with its subsidiaries, the “Company”) (“NasdaqGM:NYNY) announced today that the Company’s resort casino being constructed as part of a $1.2 billion four-season destination resort located in Sullivan County,… Continue Reading EMPIRE RESORTS ANNOUNCES RESORT CASINO WILL BE NAMED “RESORTS WORLD CATSKILLS”

Agreement allows Montreign Operating Company to leverage the global gaming and hospitality brand to market its resort casino property. MONTICELLO, N.Y., April 6, 2017 – Montreign Operating Company, LLC (“MOC”), an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Empire Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ-GM:NYNY) (“Empire” and, together with its subsidiaries, the “Company”), today announced it has entered into a license agreement… Continue Reading MONTREIGN RESORT CASINO TO BE REBRANDED A RESORTS WORLD CATSKILLS PROPERTY

Monticello, New York, January 24, 2017—Montreign Operating Company, LLC (“Montreign”), a wholly-owned indirect subsidiary of Empire Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ-GM:NYNY) (“Empire” and, together with its subsidiaries, the “Company”) today (the “Closing Date”) announced the successful closing of its senior secured first lien term loan facility and senior secured revolving credit facility. The financing provides an aggregate… Continue Reading EMPIRE RESORTS, INC. AND MONTREIGN OPERATING COMPANY, LLC ANNOUNCE THE CLOSING OF $500 MILLION FIRST LIEN CREDIT FACILITIES

Process for becoming a vendor, MWBE opportunities discussed GOSHEN, N.Y., (December 9, 2016) — Empire Resorts, Inc. hosted a vendor outreach event on Dec. 7 for businesses interested in providing commodities, goods and professional services to the Montreign Resort Casino. More than 300 people came from Orange, Sullivan, Ulster, Duchess counties, and beyond, and packed the… Continue Reading EMPIRE RESORTS, INC. HOSTS VENDOR EVENT IN ORANGE COUNTY FOR MONTREIGN RESORT CASINO

NEW TIME-LAPSE VIDEO SHOWCASES PROJECT PROGRESS-TO-DATE MONTICELLO, N.Y., –(BUSINESS WIRE)– (February 29, 2016) — Empire Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ-GM:NYNY) (“Empire”) and its wholly owned subsidiary, Montreign Operating Company, LLC (“Montreign”), in conjunction with our Construction Manager LPCiminelli (“LPC”), have installed a time-lapse camera showing construction progress at the Montreign Resort Casino site, documenting the changing Sullivan County landscape as construction progresses. LPC recently installed the… Continue Reading Empire Resorts to Document Construction of Montreign Resort Casino