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News Release | Schenectady, NY Posted on 08.05.19

Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady Hosts 3rd Annual Electric City Food Truck Festival
Event features food trucks and live entertainment

Schenectady, NY (August 5, 2019) – Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady will host the 3rd annual Electric City Food Truck Festival on Saturday, September 14, 2019. The festival is open to the public, features over a dozen food trucks, live entertainment throughout the day and will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Guests will also be able to vote for the “People’s Choice” top food truck. 

What: Electric City Food Truck Festival

When: Saturday, September 14, 2019 from Noon to 6 p.m.

Where: Rivers Casino valet overflow parking lot (next to parking garage), Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady, 1 Rush Street, Schenectady, NY, 12305

Who: Rivers To Go, the casino’s own food truck, along with other vendors including Mike’s Hot Dogs, Rollin’ Smoke Handcrafted BBQ, Kona Ice of Clifton Park, Oscar’s Ribeye and Crab, Roy’s Caribbean, Having A Meltdown, Gourmeli’s Taste, Rogue Catering & Events, DomAdi’s, Greek On The Run, Holy Crepe, Seasons Catering, and Macarollin’.

Live Entertainment: Tompkins Drive from Noon – 2:30 p.m., DJ Ketchup from 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., and Ten Most Wanted from 3:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.

About Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady: Located at the picturesque Mohawk Harbor near the heart of downtown Schenectady, Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady features 1,150 slots, 67 live table games and a 16-table poker room and a live, in-casino luxury sportsbook lounge. The casino offers five distinctive restaurants—among them are Dukes Chophouse, Flipt, Johnny’s To-Go and Mian. Rivers features a multipurpose Event Center space, a lively entertainment lounge—Van Slyck’s, live music performances, free parking and daily promotions and giveaways. The Landing Hotel is a 165-room, six-story boutique hotel with riverfront views located adjacent to the Event Center. Rivers, which opened in 2017, employs approximately 1,200 team members and has been voted a great place to work in Schenectady. Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady is owned and operated by Rush Street Gaming and its affiliates. For more information, visit

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