Yonkers Raceway Casino Age Limit

810 Yonkers Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10704

Because the facility falls under state lottery laws, the minimum age to play the slot machines at Empire City is 18, unlike the other area casinos, where it is 21. In a report released in 2012, Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway was the state's 'most successful casino and racing venue'. YONKERS—Empire City at Yonkers Raceway has retained J.P. Morgan Securities LLC to identify a strategic partner or perhaps explore a possible sale as it looks transform the highly successful racing and casino venue into a global gaming and entertainment destination.

(914) 968-4200

Casino • Live Dealer • Poker • Sports
#1 Choice of U.S. Players! Mobile, tablet and desktop!
$3,750 in Welcome Bonuses! BOVADA

Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway is located at the intersection of Central Park Avenue and Yonkers Avenue in Yonkers, New York. The racetrack began operating in 1899 as the Empire City Race Track.

News Headlines

MGM Buys Empire City Casino for $850 MillionJune 2, 2014 - MGM has purchased the Empire City Casino and Yonkers Raceway as it positions to expand into the New York City gaming market... Read more


Live harness racing
Racing schedule is Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday with first post at 7:10 PM ET
Online betting
Minimum age is 18 to wager.

Click For Practice Play
FREE SLOTS • No Signup • Instant Play
Exclusive Free Play! Select any of these three slot games for exclusive access inside BOVADA CASINO. No player signup is required. No deposit.

777 Deluxe
A Night with Cleo
Ten Times Wins

Click For Practice Play
No Signup • Instant Play
Direct access to play casino games free inside BOVADA.

Fast & Sexy
Birds of Fury
Big Cash Win
Champs Elysees
Multiplier Man
Koi Garden
Mega Wins

Click For Practice Play
No Signup • Instant Play
Direct access to play casino games free inside BOVADA.

Single Deck
Double Deck
Caribbean Hold'em
Let'em Ride


Open 9am-4am daily
Minimum age is 18 to gamble
5,300 slot machines
Electronic Baccarat
Electronic Craps
Electronic Baccarat
Electronic Sic-Bo
$3,750 in Welcome Bonuses at BOVADA!


Dan Rooney's Sports Pub - Irish pub
Pinch - American grill
Nonno's Trattoria - Italian dining
Empire Terrace Restaurant - overlooks racetrack
International Food Court
Grab & Go
Bars & Lounges
Yonkers raceway free program

News Articles

MGM Buys Empire City Casino for $850 Million

June 02, 2018

On Tuesday an announcement was made that both the Empire City Casino and Yonkers Raceway will be bought by MGM Resorts International. The total cost of the purchase will be for $850 million.

MGM has been active in building a larger presence in the northeast. Yonkers raceway is located 15 miles from Times Square. The purchase will allow for an expansion into the New York City gaming market.

The property consists of 97 acres. Traditionally it has operated harness track racing. In 2006 the racino was allowed to add video lottery terminals. There are currently 5,222 of these machines in operation. This is the second largest slot parlor in the metropolitan area of New York.

No plans from MGM have been announced for the future of the property.

Yonkers Raceway Calendar

The property was owned since 1972 by the Rooney family. Plans for the sale were announced in November of last year. Aol free games online no limit texas holdem.

Currently there are no full scale casino gaming licenses available for the area. However, MGM is predicting that the law could change in their favor as early as 2021. New York is also moving forward with allowing sports betting after it was recently approved by the U.S. Supreme Court.

If by December 31, 2022 Empire City is awarded a casino gaming license then MGM Resorts would pay an additional $50 million as under condition of the sale.

Regulation approval is still required before the purchase can be finalized. However, it is expected to be completed by the early part of next year.

The facility would need to have the current license changed to MGM by the Gaming Commission for the state. This would be after the commission conducts a review of the sale.

Yonkers Raceway Casino Age Limit

Most Popular Online Casino USA

Most players - Most visits


$3,000 Casino Welcome Bonus- 100% Match Bonus redeemable 3 times up to $3,000 total. 300+ Games, Leaderboards, Live Dealers, MobileLive Dealer Games

Yonkers Raceway Casino Bus Schedule

Play Blackjack, Baccarat, Roulette or Super 6 with a live dealer. Get either the casino or the bitcoin welcome bonus.$500 Poker Welcome Bonus - '#1 Online Poker Room in U.S.' Get 100% Match Bonus up to $500. Deep player pools. deep prize pools, hundreds of weekly tournaments, mobile.

Empire City Casino Yonkers Raceway

$250 Sports Welcome Bonus- 50% Match Bonus up to $250 on first deposit. Live betting, live odds, bitcoin promo, mobile betting.

Yonkers Raceway Free Picks

$5,000 Bitcoin Welcome Bonus- Get more bonus with bitcoins. 150% Bitcoin Casino Match Bonus up to $1,500 redeemable three times plus 50% Bitcoin Match bonus up to $500 on sports.

Disclaimer: All images are copyright to their respective owners and are used by 500 Nations for informational purposes only.

500 Nations is an independent directory and information service free of any gaming operator's control and not affiliated with any casino.
Warning: You must ensure you meet all age and other regulatory requirements before entering a casino or placing a wager. There are hundreds of jurisdictions in the world with Internet access and hundreds of different games and gambling opportunities available on the Internet. Do not assume that Internet gaming sites are in compliance with the rules and regulations of every jurisdiction from which they accept players. YOU are responsible for determining if it is legal for YOU to play any particular game or place any particular wager under the laws of the jurisdiction where you are located.