Special Events

Vernon Downs Casino and Hotel has hosted some of the greatest names in music entertainment.  Artists such as Joan Jett and Clint Black have rocked outside at our track under the stars. Pat Benatar and Neil Girlado also played to a great sold out crowd, while the Fabulous Thunderbirds opened our New State of the Art Event Center!  Vernon Downs continued concerts featuring Gretchen Wilson in 2013 and rocked the house with Jerrod Niemann and Love & Theft, Country's newest  up and coming names. So check out Vernon Downs Casino and Hotel for all your concert events.

The Rolling Stones, Shania Twain, Elvis, and more. See the hottest tribute bands around right at Vernon Downs playing your favorite songs from the present to the past. Our tribute bands at Vernon Downs let you  step back in time, or the present and allow you to enjoy the music you like and know.  Next best thing…to the REAL thing!

Fall Festival

Saturday, October 24, 5pm - 8pm.
Fresh flavors in Central New York!
Buying local at Vernon Downs: Produce, Flowers, Wine & Beer, Baked Treats.

Halloween Costume contest

Friday, October 30, Ring Eyed Pete's Bar.
3 winners based on customers applause. Winners announced at 10pm.
1st place $500, 2nd place $200 and 3rd place $50.
Registration 8pm-9:45pm at the Players Club.
Please no costumes that cover or conceal face including makeup, paint or masks on the gaming floor.
No weapons or replicas of weapons.
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