Dining Notice: Due to weather conditions, clams will not be available this week.
OpeninG Day Of Racing!
April 17, Post Time 6:45pm (Pending Regulatory Approval)Giveaway: 5:45pm Race Date Magnet & T-Shirt Giveaway (while supplies last).
$50 Free Roll: One winner selected after race 3-8 to wager $50 on the next race.
Meet & Greet: 5:45pm, Meet your favorite Vernon Downs drivers.
Fireworks following live racing.
Kentucky DerBy Day
141st Running of the Kentucky Derby.
Churchill First Race Post Time 10:30am(e).
Derby Post Time 6:24pm(e).
Vernon Downs Live Racing Post Time 5:10pm.
Watch and wager on all the action from Churchill Downs!
Horseplay Car GiveawayFriday, April 17th through Monday, September 7th
Win a 2015 Volkswagen Jetta S Reflex (MSRP $18,380).
Enter every live racing day (weather permitting).
Car Giveaway Date: Monday, September 7th during live racing.
Camouflage Baseball Hat
Chris Lems Replica Colors Jersey
Sebastian K Tumbler
Snow Camoflage Long Sleeve Thermal T-Shirt
New York Sire Stakes @ Vernon Downs
Three Year Old Filly Trot
Three Year Old Colt Trot
Three Year Old Colt Pace
Two Year Old Filly Trot
Two Year Old Filly Pace
Two Year Old Colt Pace
Two Year Old Colt Trot
Excelsior Series Three Year Old Finals and Three Year Old Consolations
Vernon Downs Stakes Schedule
Empire Breeders Classic Three Year Old Colt Trot and Filly Trot Finals
Zweig Memorial Three Year Old Colt Trot and Three Year Old Filly Trot
$200,000 Crawford Farms Open Trot
$200,000 Muscle Hill Mare Trot
$200,000 Artiscape Open Mare Pace
Simpson Stakes All Two Year Old divisions
Kindergarten Classic Leg #5
Kindergarten Classic Finals Two Year Old Colt and Filly Trot
Happy Birthday WagerApril 17 - November 21
Receive a free $2 wager in honor of your birthday!
Change Your LuckEvery Sunday during Live Racing
Enter your losing betting tickets into our second-chance drawings for a chance to win a $50 wagering voucher.
Handicapping ContestsAPR 18, MAY 16, JUN 6, JUL 18, AUG 21, SEP 19, OCT 24, NOV 21
Accumulate the largest mythical bankroll during the 10 selected Vernon Downs races and win the top prize of $250. Free to enter. One entry per person. Entries must be received prior to the night's first live race.
That's My DriverApril 24, June 27, October 23
Select your favorite driver. If you're one of the randomly selected contestants, you'll win a $20 wagering voucher every time your driver wins one of the designated races. Win up to $140!
Cash It or Stash ItMay 1, September 25, October 30
Be one of the two randomly selected contestants and you'll have the option to either make a $100 "Place Bet" on one horse in the designated race with our money and keep all the winnings or walk away with a $20 wagering voucher.
Guess The NumberMay 8, September 4, November 14
If you're one of five randomly selected contestants, you'll be asked a harness racing trivia question involving a number. The person closest to the right number without going over wins a $100 wagering voucher. The other four contestants receive a $25 wagering voucher.
Favorite vs. The FieldMay 9, September 11
Select the "Favorite" or the rest of the field for the designated race. If you're correct and your entry is randomly selected, you'll win a $50 wagering voucher.
60 Second Wagering SpreeMay 15, October 16
Enter to win a wagering spree on us! If you're selected, make as many $2 exacta wagers with our money and you get to keep any winnings.
Heads UpMay 22, September 12, October 17
Play our version of a memory board game. Match eight pairs of drivers photos and win a $20 wagering voucher for each correct match. Get four strikes and the game is over. You could win up to $120!
Over/Under Handicapping ContestMay 25, August 29, October 10
Get one point for each correct "over/under" selection and win up to $250! Runner up get $100.
Cash CubeMay 30, September 26, November 20
If you're one of the two randomly selected guests, you'll have 30 seconds in the Cash Cube to grab as much money as possible.
Spin To WinJune 13, October 3
If you're one of the three randomly selected contestants, you'll get a chance to spin our prize wheel and win the prize. You could walk away with up to a $150 wagering voucher.
Odd/Even Handicapping ContestJune 20, September 18
Get the highest score guessing the race winner's number for race 1-10 and win $250! Runner up gets $100.
Easy as 1-2July 11, October 9
Enter to win. If you're one of five randomly selected guests, correctly select the winning exacta in the designated race and share in a $250 prize pool.
Piece of the PurseJuly 25, November 13
Own a horse for one race without any of the expense. 8 contestants will be assigned a horse win up to a $50 wagering voucher based on where their horse finishes in the designated race. All 8 contestants win and all can have their picture taken in the winner's circle with the winning horse.
Price is Right or WrongAugust 7, November 7
We'll display a piece of harness racing equipment with a price tag. You decide if it's the right price or the wrong price. Five contestants will get to play and a correct answer will win them a $50 wagering voucher.
VERNON DOWNS CASINO & HOTEL
4229 Stuhlman Rd
Vernon, New York 13476
PHONE: 1-877-88-VERNON (1-877-888-3766)
Sunday - Thursday: 9am - 2am • Friday & Saturday: 9am - 3am
YOUR CLUB HOURS
Sunday - Thursday: 9am-12am • Friday & Saturday: 9am - 2:45pm
NY LOTTERY CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTER
Monday - Saturday: 9am -10pm • Sunday: Noon - 10pm
Vernon Downs Casino & Hotel is 100% Smoke Free!
Vernon Downs Hotel is AAA Approved
Gambling problem? Please call the 24-hour toll free help line
1-877-8-HOPE-NY or visit the NY Council on Problem Gambling.