Central New York State offers an exciting array of attractions, museums, shopping, recreation and other adventures. For information, contact the Oneida County Convention & Visitors Bureau http://oneidacountycvb.com/. Highlights of nearby Vernon Downs Casino & Hotel attractions include:
Adirondack Scenic Railroad
Departing from Utica’s Union Station, take a railroad adventure in the Adirondack Wilderness! Passes through remote forests, rivers and streams to take us back to the Golden Age of Railroading.
Follow in the paths of history
In 1777, Fort Stanwix withstood a 21-day siege by British forces that contributed to the victory by American forces at Saratoga. Reconstructed on the original site, it looks just like it did during the Revolution.
Rome Capitol Theatre
For silent movie history buffs
This historic 1928 theatre features silent movies accompanied by an historic Moller theatre organ, live theatrical performances, big bands and jazz, modern classic cinema and science fiction films.
Experience history and hops
With more than 100 years of brewing tradition, offers tours, tastings, featured beers and ongoing events.