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Tim Dillon Headlines Comedy Show at Empire City Casino


Dec 12, 2018
08:00 PM until 10:00 PM


Celebrate the holidays at Empire City Casino this December as comedy, celebrities and cash takeover the largest entertainment destination in the northeast!


A holiday laugh-fest is under the tree on December 12 when Tim Dillon headlines this month’s Wednesday Comedy Show. The show gets underway at 8:00 p.m. Tickets start at just $5 for Empire Club members and come with a complimentary beverage.


Tim Dillon is a stand-up comedian, writer, and actor who won the title of New York’s Funniest at the 2016 Carolines NY Comedy Festival. In 2017, Rolling Stone magazine named Dillon one of the top 10 comics you need to know. This past year, Dillon had two specials premiere, one for Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents and the other for Netflix’ new series, The Comedy Line-Up. Dillon is best known for his Real NY Tour, which takes the audience on a double-decker bus through Manhattan while Dillon performs his act. Additional accolades include Gotham Comedy Live on AXS TV, Comedy Knockout on TruTV, and Red Eye on FOX. Fans can listen to Dillon each week on his podcast, Tim Dillon is Going to Hell.


Feature comedian Kevin Ryan is a Philadelphia born stand-up comic and podcaster now living in New York City. Ryan co-hosts the weekly Hard Feelings Podcast, and has appeared on several shows including Gotham Comedy Live, Laughs on FOX, and The Bennington Show on Sirius XM. The MC for the night, KC Arora, is a New York-based comedian who hit it big on the comedy scene in 2015 during his first national TV appearance on Laughs on FOX, the same year he conquered the Yonkers Comedy Festival. Arora was a semi-finalist on StandUp NBC and has performed in several other festivals across the country including the New York Comedy Festival in 2017 and this year’s Rogue Island Comedy Festival in Rhode Island.


Doors for the comedy show open at 7:00 p.m., with performances beginning at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are sold at the door the night of each show. Admission is $5 for Empire Club members and $25 for non-members; non-members can stop by any promotions booth prior to the show and join the Empire Club for free. Elite Club and President’s Club members gain free admission. All attendees receive a complimentary drink ticket.


The holiday celebrations continue when Greg T. from Elvis Duran and the Z100 Morning Show visits the casino as Santa Claus on Thursday, December 13 at 7:00 p.m. Greg will be doing a meet & greet with guests, taking pictures and giving them a chance to spin the Z100 prize wheel to win swag and even a $500 American Express gift card.


Guests can ring in the New Year at Empire City Casino, where they don’t have to choose between dinner, a live band, bottle service and a late night DJ this because they can have it all at Empire City. Between the Entertainment Lounge, Alley 810, Nonno’s Trattoria and Dan Rooney’s, no need to leave the 100-acre property to enjoy the best of all worlds as your last stop in 2018. Call 914-457-2457 or visit empirecitycasino.com to reserve your spot for New Year’s Eve, Monday, December 31.


Empire City Casino has several other holiday promotions and giveaways happening all month long giving guests a lucky ending to the year:


Holiday Cash Back Bash – On Fridays in December from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Empire Club Members can exchange Empire Points for cash. For every 1,000 Empire Points exchanged, Empire Club Members will receive a $5 cash voucher, up to $500 cash each date! Minimum transaction requires 1,000 Empire Points. Must be an Empire Club Member to participate.


Hot Seat Slot Tournaments – From December 10th to the 14th, at 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., and 5:00 p.m. each day, Empire Club Members can visit and play for a chance to be called for a $500 Slot Tournament. Top prize of $500 cash! All runners-up will receive $100 free play. Must be an Empire Club Member to participate. Must be registering play at the time of the drawings.


IGT Gift Card Giveaways - From December 17th to the 21st from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. each day, Empire Club Members are eligible to receive a $20 Visa prepaid reward card for every 150 Empire Points earned on any IGT or Spielo slot machine. Maximum of five cards, $100 total value, redeemed per date. While supplies last.


New Year’s Day Calendar Giveaway – To celebrate the New Year, on January 1st be one of the first 5,000 Empire Club Members to visit a Promotions Booth to receive a free commemorative calendar for 2019! Must be an Empire Club Member to participate. Gift distributed on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last.

For more information on upcoming events and complete rules for all of Empire City Casino’s promotions, visit www.empirecitycasino.com.




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