Reopening Updates & Policies
Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady is Open at Full Capacity!
Hours of operation are 6AM to 2AM Daily. Downtime will be used for intensive property-wide deep cleaning, in addition to the continuous sanitizing which will take place throughout each day.
The Rivers Sportsbook is open, along with slots and table games.
The health and safety of our guests and Team Members continue to be a high priority and our “Sure BetSanitized” cleaning program will remain in place. Following the CDC and Governor Cuomo’s advice Masks are still required for guests and Team Members who are not fully vaccinated, and optional for guests who are fully vaccinated.
In addition, all plexiglass safety barriers have been removed from all slot machines and table games, and Van Slyck’s bar (near the Rivers Sportsbook) will reopen this Friday, June 18 for beverage service only from 6 p.m. until 2 a.m. Van Slyck’s will open every Friday and Saturday moving forward.
Rivers is also working on bringing back live entertainment to the Event Center and Van Slyck’s, reopening the Poker Room, and bringing back beverage service on the casino floor as soon as possible. Updates will be provided.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU VISIT:
In accordance with CDC and NYS Department of Health guidelines, fully vaccinated guests will no longer need to wear a mask at Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady. Guests who are not vaccinated or only partially vaccinated from COVID-19 must continue to wear a mask.