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Gaming Promotions

Points Multipliers, Seniors Day, Hot Seats and more. The games go on and on. Pick a day to play and you won’t be disappointed at Vernon Downs Casino Hotel. We offer spectacular gaming promotions not only offering you a chance to win big money but you could also win, a TV, computer, even a brand new car! Stop by Vernon Downs Casino Hotel today and see what games you could be playing.

Play 10 Get 10

New Members: Play $10 Get $10!

Join the Vernon Rewards Club and PLAY $10 with your new rewards card. Then…come back to the Rewards Club and receive $10 in FREE PLAY!

Offer available only for new club members. Must qualify for and redeem offer in the same day of joining the club during club hours only. Play on any game. Management reserves all rights.

New Members: Play $10 Get $10!

New Member – Play $10, Get $10 Free Play

Promotion Period:

Every day (ongoing promotion until further notice) beginning November 16, 2021

Promotion Description:

New Vernon Rewards Club members that play at least $10 and earn 10 base points on their Vernon Rewards Card on the day of joining the club will receive $10 free play.

Offer Details:

New members must play $10 in any video gaming machine with their Vernon Rewards card inserted resulting in 10 base points being earned. Once the requirement has been met, the new member may return to the Rewards Club to receive their $10 free play bonus. The free play bonus may also be redeemed on any promotional kiosk. The bonus must be earned on the initial day of joining.

GENERAL PROMOTION RULES

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Guests must be a new Vernon Rewards Club member in order to participate. A new member is defined as anyone that has not previously had an account with the Vernon Rewards Club or has not been active in the Vernon Rewards Club for three years or more.
  • It is the responsibility of the guest, upon joining the Vernon Rewards Club, to ensure that a valid mailing and email address are provided in order to receive offers such as this.
  • Use of Vernon Rewards Card is required and must be used and properly inserted while gaming in order register play on the player’s tracking system.
  • Excluded/evicted patrons are prohibited from participating in any promotion or receiving any offer.
  • Vernon Downs may disqualify any participant for any prize based upon fraud, dishonesty, violation of these official rules or other misconduct whether or not related to this promotion.
  • It is the responsibility of each participant to be aware of casino announcements for any promotion.
  • Free Play vouchers are non-replaceable and non-exchangeable.
  • The $10 free play voucher will be valid through the end of the month of which it was earned.
  • Offers are only valid during the prescribed dates listed on the offer. Expired/unused offers will not be reissued.
  • Must present a valid State/Federal valid photo identification before physical, monetary, or free play prize, award, or offer can be claimed and to join the Players Club.
  • By participating in the promotion, each participant agrees to and acknowledges that they will abide by the official rules, regulations and procedures of the promotion.
  • Any taxes are the sole responsibility of the Club Member.
  • Each winner shall hold harmless Tioga Downs, Vernon Downs, and any affiliated company, the State of New York, and any agents, officers, employees against any damage, loss, claim or liability arising from participation in this promotion.
  • Each prize winner grants the right to use their name, city of residence, and photograph in order to publicize their winnings. Street address and phone numbers will not be released for publicity.
  • Any valuation of the prize(s) stated awarded in this contest is based on available information provided to Tioga Downs/Vernon Downs from the provider, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner will be reported for tax purposes as required by law.
  • Each winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes related to the prize(s) and paying any expenses associated with any prize which are not specifically provided for in the official rules. Each winner must provide the Company with valid identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded. Any person winning over $600 in prizes from the Company will receive an appropriate IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.
  • All Lottery Key License holders and employees of the NY State Gaming Commission, Vernon Downs, Tioga Downs, New York Lottery, Bally Technologies, Spielo, IGT, SDG and/or Multimedia Games and/or any subsidiaries or affiliates, their spouses, siblings, children and/or other dependents living in the same residence are not eligible to win. Offer void where prohibited or restricted.
  • If for any reason this promotion is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes within or beyond the control of Vernon Downs, which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this promotion – Vernon Downs reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion.
  • Management reserves the right to cancel, change or modify the promotion without notice. In the event of a dispute, decisions of management will be final.
  • For names of winners, available at the conclusion of the promotion, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Marketing Department, Vernon Downs Racetrack LLC, 4229 Stuhlman Rd, Vernon, NY, 13476.
Double Points

Double Points

Vernon Rewards Members receive DOUBLE POINTS EVERY TUESDAY, Noon-8pm

Double Points

Promotion Rules

Double Points

December 2022

Promotion Period:

Every Tuesday in November 2022 from Noon to 8pm.

Offer:

All Vernon Rewards members will receive double points every Tuesday from Noon to 8pm.

Multiplied points are not applicable toward Vernon Rewards card level status or toward earned entry promotional drawings.

Issuance:

The Players Tracking System will automatically multiply the amount of earned base points on eligible Players Club accounts during the promotional period.

GENERAL PROMOTION RULES

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Must be using a Vernon Rewards card while gaming on the casino floor to participate in promotion.
  • Excluded patrons cannot participate in promotions.
  • Must be present during prescribed dates and times of promotion to receive point multiplier.
  • It is the responsibility of the Vernon Rewards member to ensure that their players card is properly inserted and reading while gaming in order to receive the multiplied points.
  • Multiplied points do not count toward club card levels or toward any promotions with entry earnings.
  • Prizes are non-transferrable.
  • Must present a valid State/Federal photo identification before physical, monetary, or free play prize, award, discount, or offer can be claimed.
  • By participating in the promotion, each participant agrees to and acknowledges that they will abide by the official rules, regulations and procedures of the promotion.
  • Taxes are the sole responsibility of the Club Member.
  • Each winner shall hold harmless Tioga Downs, Vernon Downs, and any affiliated company, the State of New York, and any agents, officers, employees against any damage, loss, claim or liability arising from participation in this promotion.
  • Each prize winner grants the right to use their name, city of residence, and photograph in order to publicize their winnings. Street address and phone numbers will not be released for publicity.
  • Management reserves the right to cancel, change or modify the promotion without notice.
  • In the event of a dispute, decisions of management will be final.
  • Any valuation of the prize(s) stated awarded in this contest is based on available information provided to Tioga Downs/Vernon Downs from the provider, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner will be reported for tax purposes as required by law.
  • Each winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes related to the prize(s) and paying any expenses associated with any prize which are not specifically provided for in the official rules.
  • Each winner must provide the Company with valid identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded. Any person winning over $600 in prizes from the Company will receive an appropriate IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.
  • All Lottery Key License holders and employees of the NY State Gaming Commission, Vernon Downs, Tioga Downs, New York Lottery, Bally Technologies, Spielo, IGT, SDG and/or Multimedia Games and/or any subsidiaries or affiliates, their spouses, siblings, children and/or other dependents living in the same residence are not eligible to win. Offer void where prohibited or restricted.
  • For names of winners, available at the conclusion of the offer, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Marketing Department, Vernon Downs Racetrack LLC, 4229 Stuhlman Rd, Vernon, NY, 13476.
Golden Gamers

Golden Gamers

Vernon Rewards members 55+ can enjoy these added benefits every Wednesday

$5 Buffet at The Kitchen Buffet from 3pm to 8pm

$5 Free Play after earning 55 points

Redeem available points for free play from $5 up to a maximum $55

*Must be 55 years of age or older and a Vernon Rewards member to participate. Limited to one redemption of each offer per person, per day. Points may be redeemed in increments of $5.

Golden Gamers

Golden Gamers

Promotion Period:

Every Wednesday during the month (ongoing promotion until further notice)

 

Description of Promotion:

On Wednesdays, Vernon Rewards Club members aged 55 or older (seniors) can receive the following benefits:

  1. $5 buffet at The Kitchen Buffet from 3pm to 8pm
  2. Receive $5 free play after earning 55 points using their Vernon Rewards Card
  3. Redeem available points for free play from $5 up to $55

For the buffet, the pricing is only available to guests with a Vernon Rewards Club card that are aged 55 and older and is valid on one buffet only each Wednesday during the buffet’s operating hours.

To receive the $5 free play, the guest must be aged 55 or older and use their Vernon Rewards Card while gaming each Wednesday. Once at least 55 points have been earned while using their Vernon Rewards Card the guest must visit the Vernon Rewards Club in order to receive their $5 free play voucher. Eligible members may earn only one $5 free play voucher each Tuesday. Required points must be earned and the voucher must be claimed during the Vernon Rewards Club hours of operation on Wednesdays.

For the third benefit, all Vernon Rewards members aged 55 or older may redeem their available points for free play every Wednesday. Eligible members must have at least $5 worth of points to redeem. Redemptions will be eligible in $5 increments from $5 up to $55. Eligible members may redeem points only once per Wednesday.

GENERAL PROMOTION RULES

  • Must be 55 years of age or older to be considered a “senior”
  • Must be a member of the Vernon Rewards Club and abide by all club rules to be eligible to participate. Use of Vernon Rewards Card is required to earn free play bonus.
  • Excluded/evicted patrons cannot participate in promotions.
  • Vernon Downs may disqualify any participant for any prize based upon fraud, dishonesty, violation of these official rules or other misconduct whether or not related to this promotion.
  • It is the responsibility of each participant to be aware of casino announcements for any promotion.
  • It is the responsibility of each club member to ensure that their Vernon Rewards card is inserted and properly reading while gaming.
  • Prizes are non-transferrable.
  • Free play vouchers will not be replaced if lost, stolen, expired, or destroyed.
  • Special buffet pricing is only available to members of the Vernon Rewards Club that are aged 55 or older and during the buffet’s operating hours only on Wednesdays.
  • A total of 55 or more points must be earned on the day of the promotion to receive the $5 free play bonus.
  • Only one free play bonus may be earned per promotional day, per member. Points must be earned, and free play bonus qualified for and claimed by the member at the Vernon Rewards club during operating hours on each promotional day only.
  • Other free play offers that are available (mailed coupons, etc.) may be used on the same day as this promotion.
  • To redeem points for free play, the guest must have at least $5 worth of points to redeem. Guests may only redeem points for free play once per Wednesday.
  • Must present a valid State/Federal valid photo identification before physical, monetary, or free play prize, award, or offer can be claimed.
  • By participating in the promotion, each participant agrees to and acknowledges that they will abide by the official rules, regulations and procedures of the promotion.
  • Taxes are the sole responsibility of the Club Member.
  • Each winner shall hold harmless Tioga Downs, Vernon Downs, and any affiliated company, the State of New York, and any agents, officers, employees against any damage, loss, claim or liability arising from participation in this promotion.
  • Each prize winner grants the right to use their name, city of residence, and photograph in order to publicize their winnings. Street address and phone numbers will not be released for publicity.
  • Any valuation of the prize(s) stated awarded in this contest is based on available information provided to Tioga Downs/Vernon Downs from the provider, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner will be reported for tax purposes as required by law.
  • Each winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes related to the prize(s) and paying any expenses associated with any prize which are not specifically provided for in the official rules. Each winner must provide the Company with valid identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded. Any person winning over $600 in prizes from the Company will receive an appropriate IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.
  • All Lottery Key License holders and employees of the NY State Gaming Commission, Vernon Downs, Tioga Downs, New York Lottery, Bally Technologies, Spielo, IGT, SDG and/or Multimedia Games and/or any subsidiaries or affiliates, their spouses, siblings, children and/or other dependents living in the same residence are not eligible to win. Offer void where prohibited or restricted.
  • If for any reason this promotion is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes within or beyond the control of Vernon Downs, which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this promotion – Vernon Downs reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion.
  • Management reserves the right to cancel, change or modify the promotion without notice. In the event of a dispute, decisions of management will be final.
  • For names of winners, available at the conclusion of the promotion, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Marketing Department, Vernon Downs Racetrack LLC, 4229 Stuhlman Rd, Vernon, NY, 13476.
Free Play Happy Hour

Thursday Free Play Happy Hour

Three winners chosen by hot seat every hour from 4pm-8pm.

PLUS & PREFERRED MEMBERS win $50 Free Play
PREMIER & ELITE MEMBERS win $100 Free Play

Win up to 5 times each Thursday!

Thursday Free Play Happy Hour

Promotion Rules

December 2022

Drawing Dates & Times:

Thursday, December 1, 2022 – 4pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm

Thursday, December 8, 2022 – 4pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm

Thursday, December 15, 2022 – 4pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm

Thursday, December 22, 2022 – 4pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm

Thursday, December 29, 2022 – 4pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm

Drawing Method:

All drawings will be conducted using the Hot Seat Random Winner function in CMP (Casino Marketplace).

Drawing Details:

Drawings will take place every hour on Thursdays in December from 4pm to 8pm. Three winners will be chosen each hour through Hot Seat Random Winner selection in CMP (Casino Marketplace) to win a free play prize based on their Vernon Rewards card level. To be eligible, a guest must be a member of the Vernon Rewards Club and be actively gaming using their Vernon Rewards card at the time of the drawing.

The winners chosen at each hour will be given three minutes to report to the Vernon Rewards Club where they will be verified and issued their free play prize. If at any time one or more of the three winners announced for a particular drawing does not claim their prize or does not respond within the three-minute timeframe, that prize will be forfeited, and another winner will not be selected for that prize. Guests may win up to five times each drawing day.

Prizes for each club level will be as follows:

Plus & Preferred = $50 free play

Premier & Elite = $100 free play

GENERAL PROMOTION RULES

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Guests must be a member of the Vernon Rewards Club and abide by all club rules to be eligible to participate. Use of Vernon Rewards card is required in order to be eligible for selection at each drawing time.
  • Excluded/evicted patrons cannot participate in promotions.
  • Vernon Downs may disqualify any participant for any prize based upon fraud, dishonesty, violation of these official rules or other misconduct whether or not related to this promotion.
  • Must be present to collect prize at drawing time when name is announced.
  • Guests may win up to five times per day.
  • It is the responsibility of each participant to be aware of casino announcements for the promotion.
  • Prizes are non-transferrable.
  • Free play vouchers will not be reissued or replaced if lost, stolen, expired, or destroyed.
  • Must present a valid State/Federal valid photo identification before physical, monetary, or free play prize, award, or offer can be claimed.
  • By participating in the promotion, each participant agrees to and acknowledges that they will abide by the official rules, regulations and procedures of the promotion.
  • Taxes are the sole responsibility of the Club Member/Winner.
  • Each winner shall hold harmless Tioga Downs, Vernon Downs, and any affiliated company, the State of New York, and any agents, officers, employees against any damage, loss, claim or liability arising from participation in this promotion.
  • Each prize winner grants the right to use their name, city of residence, and photograph in order to publicize their winnings. Street address and phone numbers will not be released for publicity.
  • Any valuation of the prize(s) stated awarded in this contest is based on available information provided to Tioga Downs/Vernon Downs from the provider, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner will be reported for tax purposes as required by law.
  • Each winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes related to the prize(s) and paying any expenses associated with any prize which are not specifically provided for in the official rules. Each winner must provide the Company with valid identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded. Any person winning over $600 in prizes from the Company will receive an appropriate IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.
  • All Lottery Key License holders and employees of the NY State Gaming Commission, Vernon Downs, Tioga Downs, New York Lottery, Bally Technologies, Spielo, IGT, SDG and/or Multimedia Games and/or any subsidiaries or affiliates, their spouses, siblings, children and/or other dependents living in the same residence are not eligible to win. Offer void where prohibited or restricted.
  • If for any reason this promotion is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes within or beyond the control of Vernon Downs, which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this promotion – Vernon Downs reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion.
  • All aspects of this and any promotion, including guest participation, are valid only during the prescribed times of the promotion.
  • Management reserves the right to cancel, change or modify the promotion without notice. In the event of a dispute, decisions of management will be final.
  • For names of winners, available at the conclusion of the promotion, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Marketing Department, Vernon Downs Racetrack LLC, 4229 Stuhlman Rd, Vernon, NY, 13476.
Secret Santa

Secret Santa Hot Seats

Fridays and Saturdays in December

Two hot seat winners drawn every hour 5pm-9pm

Win up to $500 cash

Ten winners every Friday & Saturday

Excludes Dec 24, Dec 30 and Dec 31

Secret Santa Hot Seats

Promotion Rules

Secret Santa Hot Seats
December 2022

Drawing Dates & Times:

Friday, December 2, 2022 – 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm, and 9pm

Saturday, December 3, 2022 – 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm, and 9pm

Friday, December 9, 2022 – 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm, and 9pm

Saturday, December 10, 2022 – 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm, and 9pm

Friday, December 16, 2022 – 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm, and 9pm

Saturday, December 17, 2022 – 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm, and 9pm

Friday, December 23, 2022 – 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm, and 9pm

Drawing Method:

Every drawing will be conducted using random winner selection in CMP. A Vernon Rewards Card must be properly inserted in a VGM at the time of each drawing in order for a guest to be eligible to win.

Promotional Description:

Drawings will take place every hour from 5pm to 9pm each Friday & Saturday night (excluding 12/24, 12/30, and 12/31). At each drawing time two winners will be selected. Once announced, winners will have three minutes to report to the promotional area located in front of the players club where their ID and Players Card will be verified. If at any time a winner does not claim or a winner cannot be verified for a drawing, another winner will be selected. Guests may win up to once per night only.

Once the winners have been verified, they will be asked to choose from available holiday stockings on display, one at a time, based upon who was drawn first. Once a winner has chosen their stocking, the prize inside will be revealed. Each drawing night there will be 10 total stockings available for the drawings. Winners at each drawing time will only be able to choose from the stockings that remain for that day’s drawings.

Stockings will have a free play or cash prize inside. The following prizes will be available in the 10 stockings each drawing day: two stockings with $100 free play, three stockings with $150 free play, three stockings with $200 free play, one stocking with $250 cash, and one stocking with $500 cash.  Once winners have chosen their stockings and reveal their prize, promotional winner’s paperwork will be completed then they will be issued their free play or cash prize.

GENERAL PROMOTION RULES

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Guests must be a member of the Players Club and abide by all club rules to be eligible to participate.
  • Use of a Vernon Rewards card is required to be eligible for hot seat drawings.
  • Excluded/evicted patrons cannot participate in promotions.
  • Guests may only win once per promotional day.
  • The drawing process will begin 5 minutes prior to the announcement of winners for each drawing.
  • Vernon Downs may disqualify any participant for any prize based upon fraud, dishonesty, violation of these official rules or other misconduct whether or not related to this promotion.
  • Must be present to participate and collect prize at drawing time when name is announced.
  • It is the responsibility of each participant to be aware of casino announcements for the promotion and respond within the allotted time frame to be verified as the winner.
  • Prizes are non-transferrable.
  • Free play prizes that are issued will be valid until the end of the business day on December 31, 2022. Free play prizes will not be reissued if expired, lost, stolen, destroyed, or otherwise.
  • Must present a valid State/Federal valid photo identification before physical, monetary, or free play prize, award, or offer can be claimed.
  • If the selected winner cannot be validated through production of proper identification within the three-minute allotted time frame or has otherwise been disqualified from participation, another winner will not be chosen and the initial winner selected will be deemed as invalid for that drawing time.
  • By participating in the promotion, each participant agrees to and acknowledges that they will abide by the official rules, regulations and procedures of the promotion.
  • Taxes are the sole responsibility of the Club Member.
  • Each winner shall hold harmless Tioga Downs, Vernon Downs, and any affiliated company, the State of New York, and any agents, officers, employees against any damage, loss, claim or liability arising from participation in this promotion.
  • Each prize winner grants the right to use their name, city of residence, and photograph in order to publicize their winnings. Street address and phone numbers will not be released for publicity.
  • Any valuation of the prize(s) stated awarded in this contest is based on available information provided to Tioga Downs/Vernon Downs from the provider, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner will be reported for tax purposes as required by law.
  • Each winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes related to the prize(s) and paying any expenses associated with any prize which are not specifically provided for in the official rules. Each winner must provide the Company with valid identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded. Any person winning over $600 in prizes from the Company will receive an appropriate IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.
  • All Lottery Key License holders and employees of the NY State Gaming Commission, Vernon Downs, Tioga Downs, New York Lottery, Bally Technologies, Spielo, IGT, SDG and/or Multimedia Games and/or any subsidiaries or affiliates, their spouses, siblings, children and/or other dependents living in the same residence are not eligible to win. Offer void where prohibited or restricted.
  • If for any reason this promotion is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes within or beyond the control of Vernon Downs, which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this promotion – Vernon Downs reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion.
  • Management reserves the right to cancel, change or modify the promotion without notice. In the event of a dispute, decisions of management will be final.
  • For names of winners, available at the conclusion of the promotion, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Marketing Department, Vernon Downs Racetrack LLC, 4229 Stuhlman Rd, Vernon, NY, 13476.
NY Eve Weekend Blowout

$60,000 New Years Eve Weekend Blowout

Friday, December 30
Hot Seat Drawings every hour from 6pm to 11pm
Three winners each hour win $500 cash

New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31
Hot Seat Drawings every hour from 4pm to 11pm
Three winners each hour win $750 cash

Grand Prize Hot Seat Drawing at 12:30am
Five winners will have a chance to win up to $20,000 cash!
One winner of $20,000
Two winners of $5,000
One winner of $2,000
One winner of $1,000

$60,000 Weekend Blowout

Promotion Rules

$60,000 New Year’s Eve Blowout

December 2022

Drawing Dates & Times:

Friday, December 30, 2022 – 6pm, 7pm, 8pm, 9pm, 10pm, 11pm

Saturday, December 31, 2022 – 4pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm, 9pm, 10pm, 11pm, 12:30am

Drawing Method:

Every drawing will be conducted using random winner selection in CMP. A Vernon Rewards Card must be properly inserted in a VGM at the time of each drawing in order for a guest to be eligible to win.

Drawing Details – Friday, December 30, 2022:

At each hour from 6pm to 11pm there will be three random winners chosen by hot seat to win $500 in cash. Once announced, the random winners for the hour will be given three minutes to report to the promotional area and provide proper ID and their Vernon Rewards Card. Should any of the winners drawn and announced not respond to the promotional area on time or they cannot be properly verified, another winner will be selected until all three winners for that drawing time have been drawn, announced, then verified.

Upon successful verification, the three winners will be issued their $500 cash prize for that drawing. Guests may win up to twice during the drawings on Friday, December 30, 2022.

Drawing Details – Saturday, December 31, 2022:

At each hour from 4pm to 11pm there will be three random winners chosen by hot seat to win $750 in cash. Once announced, the random winners for the hour will be given three minutes to report to the promotional area and provide proper ID and their Vernon Rewards Card. Should any of the winners drawn and announced not respond to the promotional area on time or they cannot be properly verified, another winner will be selected until all three winners for that drawing time have been drawn, announced, then verified.

Upon successful verification, the three winners will be issued their $750 cash prize for that drawing. Guests may win up to twice during the drawings taking place between 4pm and 11pm on Saturday, December 31, 2022.

At 12:30am on the evening of 12/31/22 (early morning hours of 1/1/23) there will be one final grand prize hot seat drawing with five individual random winners selected. Once announced, the five random winners selected will be given three minutes to report to the promotional area and provide proper ID and their Vernon Rewards Card. Should any of the winners drawn and announced not respond to the promotional area on time or they cannot be properly verified, another winner will be selected until all five winners for the grand prize drawing have been verified for participation.

After verification, and in the order they were drawn and announced, the five random winners will select one of the five checks that are on display and being held by Vernon Downs staff members. As winners select their check, the staff member will peel off the section over the check amount revealing that winner’s grand prize amount

Checks will have the following prize amounts:

One check/prize of $20,000 cash

Two checks/prizes of $5,000 cash each

One check/prize of $2,000 cash

One check/prize of $1,000 cash

Once all five winners have chosen and revealed their grand prizes, applicable promotion winner’s paperwork will be completed, and the winners will be taken to the cashier’s cage to be given their cash prize. Guests may win twice during the drawings taking place between 4pm and 11pm and then are also eligible to win during the grand prize drawings at 12:30am.

GENERAL PROMOTION RULES

  • Must be 18 years of age or older to participate.
  • Guests must be a member of the Vernon Rewards Club and abide by all club rules to be eligible to participate.
  • It is the responsibility of all guests to ensure that their Vernon Rewards (Players Card) is properly inserted and reading while gaming in order to be eligible for drawing selection.
  • Excluded/evicted patrons cannot participate in promotions.
  • Vernon Downs may disqualify any participant for any prize based upon fraud, dishonesty, violation of these official rules or other misconduct whether or not related to this promotion.
  • Must be present to collect prize/participate at drawing time when name is announced.
  • It is the responsibility of each participant to be aware of casino announcements for the promotion.
  • Prizes are non-transferrable.
  • The drawing process will begin five minutes prior to the time of each drawing.
  • Prizes may be paid as check dependent upon management’s discretion at certain amounts.
  • Must present a valid State/Federal valid photo identification before physical, monetary, or free play prize, award, or offer can be claimed.
  • By participating in the promotion, each participant agrees to and acknowledges that they will abide by the official rules, regulations, and procedures of the promotion.
  • Taxes are the sole responsibility of the Club Member.
  • Each winner shall hold harmless Tioga Downs, Vernon Downs, and any affiliated company, the State of New York, and any agents, officers, employees against any damage, loss, claim, or liability arising from participation in this promotion.
  • Each prize winner grants the right to use their name, city of residence, and photograph in order to publicize their winnings. Street address and phone numbers will not be released for publicity.
  • Any valuation of the prize(s) stated awarded in this contest is based on available information provided to Tioga Downs/Vernon Downs from the provider, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner will be reported for tax purposes as required by law.
  • Each winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes related to the prize(s) and paying any expenses associated with any prize which are not specifically provided for in the official rules. Each winner must provide the Company with valid identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded. Any person winning over $600 in prizes from the Company will receive an appropriate IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.
  • All Lottery Key License holders and employees of the NY State Gaming Commission, Vernon Downs, Tioga Downs, New York Lottery, Bally Technologies, Spielo, IGT, SDG and/or Multimedia Games and/or any subsidiaries or affiliates, their spouses, siblings, children and/or other dependents living in the same residence are not eligible to win. Offer void where prohibited or restricted.
  • If for any reason this promotion is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes within or beyond the control of Vernon Downs, which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this promotion – Vernon Downs reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the promotion.
  • If during the course of the drawings the earned entry system is inoperable or malfunctions and cannot be corrected within a reasonable amount of time, management reserves the right to revert to a hot seat type drawing in order to select the winners for that drawing time or for the time remaining in the promotion should the earned entry system not be able to be utilized.
  • All aspects of this and any promotion, including guest participation, are valid only during the prescribed times of the promotion.
  • Management reserves the right to cancel, change or modify the promotion without notice. In the event of a dispute, decisions of management will be final.
  • For names of winners, available at the conclusion of the promotion, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Marketing Department, Vernon Downs Racetrack LLC, 4229 Stuhlman Rd, Vernon, NY, 13476.
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