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Waterloo, N.Y., May 17, 2018 — On May 3, del Lago Resort & Casino hosted the United Way of Seneca County’s annual Taste of Spring event. The 80’s themed fundraiser celebrated wine, cider, craft beer, tea, coffee and foods of the Finger Lakes. All proceeds from the event supported United Way of Seneca County’s community […]

Katherine Switzer (center), the first woman to run the Boston Marathon as a numbered entry in 1967, author, marathon runner and TV commentator, ran in the 19K and also spent time with the runners and attendees.

When rain looked imminent for the third annual Right to Run 19K/5K event on Saturday, May 12, del Lago Resort & Casino immediately stepped up to the plate and donated a tent from Auburn Party Rental. “We didn’t want the post-race events to be canceled or the participants to be standing in the rain — […]

del Lago Resort & Casino Has Paid $53 Million in Taxes to New York State, 
Town of Tyre, Seneca County and Surrounding Counties in Past 15 Months Local Business Spotlighted for Major Growth Because of del Lago Waterloo, N.Y. May 14, 2018 — In a little more a year since its opening, del Lago Resort […]

On May 4, the Seneca County Chamber of Commerce special legislative luncheon with Congressman Tom Reed was held at del Lago Resort & Casino. After the luncheon, the Congressman and his staff toured the $440 million casino, hotel and Spa del Lago, meeting with some of del Lago’s more than 1,200 employees. Congressman Reed, a […]

Pictured from left to right: Jimmy Wilmot, del Lago Resort & Casino Director of Player Development; Marisa Rube, Executive Director of Safe Harbors of the Finger Lakes; Rachel Gregory, Assistant Director of Safe Harbors of the Finger Lakes; Joell Murney-Karsten, del Lago Resort & Casino’s Community Outreach Coordinator.

Del Lago Resort & Casino hosted another successful Savor del Lago (formerly Tasting Tuesdays) event on April 24 with the proceeds benefiting Safe Harbors of the Finger Lakes. Safe Harbors provides crisis and advocacy services to victims of sexual assault and domestic violence as well as prevention education related to these topics in the community. […]

From the very start, del Lago Resort & Casino has had a focused mission to strengthen the community by supporting local nonprofit organizations and businesses. Each month, del Lago Resort & Casino hosts Savor del Lago (formerly Tasting Tuesdays), an event featuring wine, beer and cider samplings from local Finger Lakes wineries, breweries and cideries. […]

del Lago Resort & Casino celebrated National Beer Day on Saturday, April 7th by hosting a special edition of Savor del Lago featuring craft beer and cider samplings from numerous vendors. All of the proceeds from this event benefited Fetch A Friend Rescue in Seneca Falls. Fetch A Friend was on site with 12 puppies […]

Proceeds from Savor del Lago Raises More than $700 for Seneca County House of Concern From the very start, del Lago Resort & Casino has had a focused mission to strengthen the community by supporting local non-profit organizations and businesses. In honor of del Lago Resort & Casino’s one-year anniversary, it held a Savor del […]

As a staunch community steward, del Lago Resort & Casino focuses its mission to strengthen the community by supporting local organizations and nonprofits that improve the quality of life in the region. Each month, del Lago Resort & Casino hosts Tasting Tuesdays, an event featuring wine, beer, and cider samplings from Finger Lakes regional wineries, […]

Learn to Cook with “Top Chef” Alum, Restaurateur, Author and TV Personality Del Lago Resort & Casino is pleased to announce Chef Fabio Viviani will host two cooking classes: May 24 at his restaurant Portico by Fabio Viviani inside del Lago Resort & Casino, and May 25 at New York Kitchen, formerly known as the […]

–Event Celebrated Local Leaders, Vendors and Partners– Today, the del Lago Resort & Casino celebrated its first anniversary as a gateway to the Finger Lakes region, pledging to continue to reinvigorate the local community, boost tourism and help new and existing businesses grow. Del Lago Resort & Casino Executive Vice President and General Manager Jeff […]

Wounded Warriors, ARCs, Food Pantries, Habitat for Humanity, United Way, Salvation Army, National Women’s Hall of Fame, Seneca County Farm Bureau Among Beneficiaries As it approaches its first anniversary, del Lago Resort and Casino is reflecting back on a triumphant first year in many regards, but its Community Outreach and Giving Program is especially meaningful […]

Vince Press Published 11:20 a.m. ET Dec. 27, 2017 Passionate feedback ran high this year. Taking on much-debated foods such as steak, breakfast sandwiches and nachos added to my usual flow of Facebook comments, texts and emails—and brought good fodder for this annual selection of great dishes I missed or that hit menus after embarking […]

Two More Local Businesses Spotlighted for Major Growth Because of del Lago For the first three quarters of 2017, only four of the state’s 62 counties saw their sales tax revenues increase by more than 8 percent. Data released by the New York State Association of Counties notes that Seneca County, home to del Lago […]

Robert Harding robert.harding@lee.net Dec 12, 2017 Jeff Babinski, executive vice president and general manager at del Lago Resort & Casino, thinks he knows why the jobless rate in Seneca County is at its lowest level in a decade. “We are a big reason why unemployment is low in the county,” he said in a phone […]

From the start, the mission behind del Lago Resort & Casino has been to act as a gateway to the region. The mission continues as the resort and casino purchased 3,500 pies from Special Touch Bakery in Rochester. The purchase is the largest same day sale that the bakery has ever received. The pies will […]

Traffic at New York State Thruway Exit 41 Has Increased Nearly 50 Percent Since del Lago Opening From the start, the mission behind del Lago Resort & Casino has been to act as a gateway to the Finger Lakes region. That mission is coming to fruition as del Lago has significantly boosted tourism in the […]

Paul Doocey Del Lago Resort & Casino is a $440 million casino, 205-room hotel and spa in Waterloo, N.Y., that opened last February and unveiled a hotel and spa in July.  The mission behind del Lago Resort & Casino has been to act as a gateway to the Finger Lakes region, leveraging the natural beauty […]

Strictly Slots, the nation’s only monthly magazine dedicated exclusively to slot enthusiasts and video poker players announced the results of its 17th annual “Best of Slots” Reader’s Survey. Just nine months after opening, del Lago Resort & Casino was recognized with 15 awards including four first place honors, making del Lago’s slots the top in New […]

By Matt Steecker, ithacajournal.com | @MSteecker Published 9:59 a.m. ET Sept. 21, 2017 | Updated 10:59 a.m. ET Sept. 21, 2017 To say the new del Lago Resort & Casino is purchasing and selling locally sourced food and beverages would be an understatement. Del Lago, located in the Town of Tyre, recently purchased 500 cases […]

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