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Monticello, N.Y. – Resorts World Catskills (RWC) presented a donation of $10,000 to the Town of Wallkill Boys & Girls Club through Resorts World Gives, a philanthropic program encompassing all of RWC & RWNYC’s charitable giving. The donation will go towards general program funding to support the local Club in changing the lives of Orange […]

Monticello, N.Y. – Resorts World Catskills, the closest casino resort to New York City, announced today the Erna Manz, of Poughquag was the grand prize winner of its Go Topless! BMW 430i Giveaway promotion! “Resorts World is kicking up the heat all summer long with these promotions. Our Go Topless! promotion is just one example […]

Monticello, N.Y. – It’s time to lace up your sneakers! Resorts World Catskills (RWC) and the Monticello Rotary Club announced today the 2021 Monticello Rotary – Resorts World Catskills Monster Classic Run and Walk. The race, now it its 43rd year, is scheduled to take place on Sunday, August 1, 2021. Known by many as […]

Resorts World Catskills presents $5,000 donation to support the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan during Hudson Valley Gives 2021. Monticello, N.Y. – Resorts World Catskills (RWC) today announced it was one of dozens of organizations that helped Hudson Valley Gives raise more than $600,000 during its “Give Where You Live” event. The 24-hour fundraising […]

Monticello, N.Y. – Resorts World Catskills, the closest casino resort to New York City, is going topless for its Go Topless! BMW 430i Giveaway promotion. One lucky guest will have the chance to drive away from RWC with a brand-new convertible BMW 430I! For the entire month of May, Genting Reward members who earn 25 […]

Diners Can Take Advantage of Prix-Fixe Menus at Cellaio and Lotus Restaurants Monticello, NY – Resorts World Catskills today announced it’s taking part in Spring Hudson Valley Restaurant Week, which runs now through Sunday, May 23. Cellaio, its Italian inspired steakhouse with a menu curated by the acclaimed chef Scott Conant and Lotus, which combines […]

More Than 500 Positions Available in Casino and Hotel Operations in Queens and the Catskills New York, NY – Resorts World New York announced today it’s looking to hire an enthusiastic and dedicated group of professionals to become a part of its winning team. It’s hosting a virtual job fair with the goal of filling […]

Queens, NY – Resorts World New York is thrilled to announce a return to full-time operating hours at its New York City and Catskills properties! The extended hours go into effect on Monday, April 5th. New York City’s only casino—Resorts World New York City— will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 a.m. daily, showing […]

Casino Located at Newburgh Mall Expected to Create More than 200 Full-Time Jobs and 200 Construction Jobs Newburgh, NY—Genting Americas announced a proposal today to develop and operate Resorts World Hudson Valley (RWHV), a video gaming machine (VGM) facility, at the Newburgh Mall in Orange County, New York. The $32 million project would turn the […]

Bolstering State’s Commitment to Ensuring Fairness and Equity in Vaccine Distribution Process Community-Based ‘Pop Up’ Vaccination Sites Have Enabled Over 54,000 New Yorkers to Receive First Dosage of Vaccine Host Sites and Partner Providers Conduct Outreach Within Their Communities and Work with Community Leaders and Organizations to Identify Eligible New Yorkers and Schedule Vaccination Appointments […]

MONTICELLO, NEW YORK- With New York hospitals facing a chronic deficit of blood donations due to Covid-19, Resorts World New York is hosting a pair of blood drives in partnership with the New York Blood Center (NYBC) during American Heart Month. On Thursday, February 11th, Resorts World New York City will host its New York […]

Awards honor the best of the best in the Hudson Valley MONTICELLO, NEW YORK – Resorts World Catskills today announced it won top honors in the 2020 Times Herald-Record’s Readers’ Choice Awards. The awards, now in their eighth year, pay tribute to the best of the best in the Hudson Valley in dozens of categories, […]

Marc Morial joined executives from Resorts World Casino New York City and Resorts World Catskills to share career-building tips and keys to finding success via an interactive Zoom seminar Queens, New York– On Monday, October 26th, Resorts World hosted a virtual career day via Zoom with Marc Morial, author of the new book, “The Gumbo […]

MONTICELLO, N.Y. (Sept. 3, 2020)- Resorts World Catskills (RWC) will welcome back guests on Wednesday, September 9th at 10:00am, the company announced today. Resorts World Catskills will implement and execute their 21 Point Safety Plan and adhere to the State’s guidelines to ensure a safe reopening. “The Resorts World team has been anxiously awaiting the […]

Dear Valued Guests, There is no greater priority for Resorts World than the health and safety of our guests and team members, particularly in relation to the coronavirus (COVID-19). We want you to have confidence and peace of mind that you are in a safe environment every time you play and stay at any of […]

Resorts World Catskills will Feature Dru Hill, Styx, REO Speedwagon, Catskills Clash III, Catskills Clash IV and More MONTICELLO, N.Y. (February 3, 2020) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest casino-resort with the closest proximity to Manhattan, announced its Spring 2020 entertainment lineup today, which includes legendary groups and action-packed boxing. To kick off our […]

  The Food Network stars and restaurateurs will whip up festive dishes during a Thanksgiving-themed public demonstration in the RW Epicenter, in time for the holidays MONTICELLO, N.Y. (October 2) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort to Manhattan, announced today that it will be welcoming celebrity chefs Marcus Samuelsson […]

  Casino resort concludes a summer of winning moments as Susan Cutrone hits it big; four others share $40,000 in prizes culminating in more than $3.5 Million awarded since June 1. ***Click here to download photo and video content*** MONTICELLO, N.Y. (Sept. 23) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort […]

New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort ranks in the top 10 of the 2019 USA Today 10 Best Readers’ Choice Awards for “Best Casino Outside of Las Vegas” and “Best Casino Restaurant” MONTICELLO, N.Y. (September 29, 2019) – USA Today’s 10Best series ranked Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort, New York’s newest and closest integrated […]

New York’s newest integrated casino resort has been providing patrons chances to win all summer long; one lucky guest will win $1 million, guaranteed, on September 21. MONTICELLO, N.Y. (September 16) – Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort, New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort to Manhattan, announced that one lucky patron will be awarded […]

New York’s premier integrated casino resort destination opens New York’s closest sportsbook with appearances by NFL Alum Santana Moss and NBA Alums Larry Johnson and John Starks MONTICELLO, N.Y. (September 3, 2019) – Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort, New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort to Manhattan, today announced that the official opening of […]

New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort going ‘all-in’ with updated poker room, offering extensive gaming and amenities MONTICELLO, N.Y. (July 17, 2019) – Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort, New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort to Manhattan, today unveiled its new 7,000-square-foot poker room.  The new room, which is conveniently located on […]

 The RW Epicenter Will Feature the Catskills Clash, with Matches to Include Dylan “The Real Deal” Moran, “Action” Anthony Laureano, and Richie “Popeye the Sailor Man” Rivera. MONTICELLO, N.Y. (June 12, 2019) – Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort, New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort to Manhattan, announced today that, in collaboration with Star […]

Roundtrip bus service from Manhattan to the integrated casino resort will run seven days per week at $55 per guest MONTICELLO, N.Y. (June 5, 2019) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort to Manhattan, announced today that Coach USA will offer roundtrip service from The Port Authority bus terminal in […]

Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort to Manhattan, recently showcased New York State’s first and only Topgolf Swing Suite at The Alder, the casino resort’s lifestyle hotel. To celebrate the venue’s official unveiling, Resorts World Catskills hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony today and invited the public to experience the industry-leading golf […]

The RW Epicenter Will Feature Country Star Clint Black, Comedians Sarah Silverman and Kevin James and Music Legend Paul Anka to Kick-Off a Calendar of Dynamic Performances MONTICELLO, N.Y. (March 25, 2019) – Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort, New York’s newest and closest integrated commercial casino resort to Manhattan, announces four live entertainment acts that […]

Cantina-style eatery in new lifestyle hotel The Alder brings unique flavor to luxury casino resort destination MONTICELLO, N.Y. (December 12, 2018) – Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort, New York’s newest and closest casino resort to Manhattan, today announced the planned opening of Dos Gatos, an upscale cantina-style eatery offering classic Mexican fare with a fresh […]

Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest casino resort to Manhattan, announced today the latest luxury entertainment experience coming to the destination resort in which it is located, New York State’s first Topgolf Swing Suite.

Luxury casino resort destination opens reservations for The Alder MONTICELLO, N.Y. (November 26, 2018) – Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest casino resort to Manhattan, today unveiled plans to open the integrated campus destination’s second hospitality complex. The Alder, a new lifestyle hotel, will offer guests an exciting new way to stay and […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

“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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]