Today, an opening ceremony of Tioga Downs Casino took place in Nichols, NY. The racetrack hall in Nichols received state permission to expand into a full resort casino last year. Tioga Downs Casino offers 944 slots and 33 table games such as Craps, Blackjack, Roulette, as well as popular casino games including Pai Gow Poker, Ultimate Texas Hold ‘Em, 3-Card and 4-Card Poker.
“The trend in slot manufacturing the past few years has been to make games that are bigger and more comfortable for players. The dynamic themes and interactive bonuses give the guests a better overall gaming experience,” Scott Freeman,Tioga Downs general manager, said.
It is planned to launch three more casinos in New York State this year: Montreign Resort Casino in the Catskills, Rivers Casino in Schenectady and del Lago Resort & Casino in the Finger Lakes. The opening of these casinos has been was welcomed by the New York State Gaming Commission.