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RING IN 2020 AT THE RIVERS CASINO & RESORT SCHENECTADY ROARING NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY

News Release | Schenectady, NY Posted on 10.22.19

RING IN 2020 AT THE RIVERS CASINO & RESORT SCHENECTADY ROARING NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY

Schenectady, NY (October 22, 2019) – Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady guests are invited to ring in 2020 at their largest event of the year, A Roaring New Year’s Eve, with the Capital Region’s premier horn-fueled party band, Funk Evolution. The perfect way to close out 2019, this unforgettable funkadelic dance party will be held at the Rivers Casino & Resort Event Center on Tuesday, December 31. Admission to A Roaring New Year’s Eve with Funk Evolution includes live music, dancing, snacks, two drink tickets, and a glittering 1920’s-inspired ambiance, all topped off with a champagne toast at midnight.

Tickets to A Roaring New Year’s Eve with Funk Evolution are $50 (pre-purchase) and are on sale now. Tickets are available at riverscasinoandresort.com, tickets.proctors.org or the Proctors Theater Box Office in Schenectady. Doors open at 10 p.m., with the party going until 1 a.m. Tickets will also be available at the door for $60 on the night of the event.

Funk Evolution is a nine-piece Funk, R & B, and Soul horn band featuring some of the area’s most recognizable musical personalities. Fueled by the musical stylings of such groups as Tower of Power, Earth Wind & Fire, and Chicago, Funk Evolution’s take on modern groups, including The Dave Matthews Band, Jason Mraz, and Maroon 5, provides an exciting soundstage for genuinely innovative versions of today’s hottest music.

What: Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady’s Roaring New Year’s Eve party.

When: Tuesday, December 31, at 10 p.m.

Where: Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady Event Center.

Who: Open to the public. Must be 21+.

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 riverscasinoandresort.com

Media Contacts:

Al Roney (518) 986-6650 or al@pcpublicaffairs.com

Andre Claridge (518) 424-2575 or andre@pcpublicaffairs.com