Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady Partners with Manufacturers for First Ever ‘Slot Showcase’ Allowing Public to Tryout the Most Popular and Latest in Slot Machine Technology

SCHENECTADY, NY — Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady today kicked off two days of its first ever “Slot Showcase,” a partnership with major global slots manufacturers allowing the public to tryout free of charge the most popular and latest in slot machine technology.

Approximately two dozen of the industry’s most popular machines were on display in the Rivers Event Center and set in “demo mode,” allowing players to experience, learn, and fully understand the game before hitting the casino floor. Rivers’ executives and representatives from manufacturers IGT, Konami, Ainsworth and Aristocrat were on hand to interact with players, answer questions, and solicit in-person and written customer comments and reviews.

The “Slot Showcase” will be in the Event Center June 12 & 13 from 10am – 1pm, 2pm -5pm, and 6pm-8pm.

“Whether you’re a veteran or new to slots we invite everyone to come to the first ever ‘Slot Showcase’ at Rivers Casino & Resort to experience the latest and greatest in slot machine games and technology – completely free,” said Rivers Casino & Resort General Manager Mary Cheeks. “We’re committed to providing the best entertainment experience around and providing all our guests with the games and knowledge they need to enjoy all that Rivers has to offer.”

For more information on Rivers Casino & Resort, visit www.riverscasinoandresort.com.

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About Rivers Casino & Resort

Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady features a 50,000-square-foot gaming floor with 1,150 slot machines, 67 gaming tables and 16 poker tables. The floor is attached to a 10,000-square-foot Event Center capable of hosting more than 900 people for conventions and special events, one of the largest spaces in the region. Also on the property are five restaurants, Splash Spa and a 165-room hotel (opening July of 2017). For more information on Rivers Casino & Resort, visit www.riverscasinoandresort.com.