Holiday Family Event To Be Held In Yonkers
Yonkers, NY - Empire City Casino and the Rooney Family will get into the holiday spirit early when it hosts its first-ever Christmas Tree Lighting.The event will be held on Saturday, December 8, with the festivities beginning at 5:30 PM in front of the casino’s Main Entrance (Grand Victorian Hall) off of Central Park Avenue (at the General Parking Entrance).
It will be a holiday family affair with Free Admission for children and adults alike, and will feature Carolers, complimentary hot chocolate, apple cider, cookies, and nuts for all. The carolers’ serenade of songs will begin at 6:00; an appearance by special guests, none other than Santa and Mrs. Claus is slated for 6:55 with a reading of “Twas the Night Before Christmas”; and the official tree lighting will proceed promptly at 7:00 PM.
As part of its Coat and Toy Drive, new, unwrapped toys, and new or gently worn coats will be accepted for families in need, and distributed through Catholic Charities.
For more information call 914-968-4200 or visit www.empirecitycasino.com.