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Turning Stone Receives the CNY BEST Learning and Performance Award for Guest Service Training Program

Turning Stone Resort Casino, Central New York’s premier destination, has earned the Association for Talent Development’s (ATD) CNY BEST Learning and Performance Award for its continued commitment to providing superior guest service. Read More »

Turning Stone’s Ska:ná: Spa Welcomes Summer with the Annual Strawberry Ceremony and Seasonal Treatments

Paying homage to the Oneida Indian Nation’s annual strawberry celebration, Ska:ná: spa at Turning Stone offers seasonal treatments with the iconic berry of summer Read More »

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Oneida Heritage Store Celebrates Grand Opening

Oneida Heritage, a new store located in Sherrill, NY officially opened its doors today. With a focus on American wars, the shop rents and sells military uniforms, war paraphernalia and other equipment. Military... Read More »

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Yellow Brick Road Celebrates First Anniversary by Reaffirming its Commitment to the Local Community and Officially Kicking-Off the Weekend’s Festivities

Exactly a year after 2,000 guests walked through the doors for the grand opening, Yellow Brick Road Casino celebrates its first year of community revitalization and new and renewed partnerships during... Read More »

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Change the Mascot Responds to New Poll on Washington NFL Team’s R-Word Name

The Change the Mascot campaign today issued the following response to a new poll which claims that most Native Americans are not offended by the R-word name and mascot of the Washington NFL team. “The... Read More »

Turning Stone’s TS Steakhouse Named the Best Romantic Restaurant in New York

After surveying thousands of nightlife and restaurants nationwide, the editors and readers of Casino Player magazine, a leading publication in gaming lifestyle, named TS Steakhouse the Best Romantic Restaurant... Read More »

The Poker Room at Turning Stone is Heating Up as the Bad Beat Jackpot Nears $200,000 and the East Coast Poker Championship Kicks-Off

Turning Stone Resort Casino, a world renowned award-winning resort, continues to distinguish itself as a premier destination for poker. With quarter million dollar jackpots, regular tournaments with $125,000... Read More »

Celebrate Mom with a Special Brunch, Dinner or a Relaxing Day at the Spa at Turning Stone Resort Casino

This Mother’s Day, Turning Stone Resort Casino is offering guests exciting dining options, special spa treatments and many other ways to celebrate Mom. Several of Turning Stone’s restaurants will feature... Read More »

Turning Stone’s Tin Rooster Goes beyond Barbeque with a New Menu of Savory Recipes, Steaks, Burgers, Sauces and More

For the first time since opening in 2013, Turning Stone’s Tin Rooster, the down-home country haven located in the resort’s Exit 33 complex, has revitalized its menu with new appetizers, sandwiches, steaks,... Read More »

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Change the Mascot Responds to Washington NFL Team’s Attempt to Protect Use of R-Word Racial Slur with Supreme Court Special Petition

The Change the Mascot campaign today responded to news that the Washington NFL team is attempting to bypass a federal appeals court and has filed a special petition with the U.S. Supreme Court seeking to protect their team name, which is a dictionary-defined slur. Read More »

Golf Digest Names Turning Stone Resort as One of the Best Golf Resorts in all of North and South America

Turning Stone Resort Casino’s highly regarded golf program is having a record year – and golf season has just begun. The resort has been recognized by industry leader Golf Digest as one of the Best Golf... Read More »

The Oneida Nation Celebrates Earth Day and Continues to be a Leader in Promoting Environmental Sustainable Policies Across its Enterprises

Today, on Earth Day, the Oneida Indian Nation renews its commitment and partnership with the non-profit Clean the World. The innovative program to recycle leftover soaps and shampoos from Turning Stone hotels has generated tremendous results since first launching in 2014. Read More »

Turning Stone’s Award-Winning Ska:ná: Spa to Offer a New Healing Himalayan Salt Treatment

Taking a cue from health trends and research, Ska:ná spa at Turning Stone Resort Casino will be adding a new Himalayan Salt Stone Massage treatment to its extensive treatment menu beginning May 1. Himalayan... Read More »

Yellow Brick Road Casino Partners with Cazenovia’s Life of Reilley Distilling and Wine Co. to Host a Special Martini Tasting Event

To celebrate the Chittenango Oz-themed casino’s recent partnership with the Cazenovia-based Life of Reilley Distilling and Wine Co., the two local businesses will offer guests an evening of martini tastings and live music on Friday, April 22 at Heart and Courage Saloon. Read More »

Turning Stone Golf Courses Named to Top 10 in New York State by Golfweek Magazine

For the fourth consecutive year, Turning Stone’s Atunyote and Kaluhyat golf courses were ranked among the best in the state. These honors come just ahead of the launch of an exciting golf season at Turning Stone, with the first courses’ opening days slated for this Friday, April 15. Read More »

Turning Stone to Host Epic Battle between Former World Champion Provodnikov and Molina Jr. on June 11

Tickets for the June 11 all-action battle between former world champion Ruslan Provodnikov and John Molina, Jr. will go on sale tomorrow, April 12 at 10:00 a.m. Provodnikov participated in the 2013 Fight... Read More »

Turning Stone’s Teaching Professional Provides Pre-Season Tips for Perfecting Golf Techniques in Preparation for Golf Season

Despite a chilly and snowy start to April, spring and golf season are making their way to Central New York. With golf season on the horizon, now is the perfect time for golfers to get back to work on techniques... Read More »

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Turning Stone Celebrates The Lodge Earning Prestigious Forbes Four Star Award with a Special Recognition Ceremony, a New Cocktail and Award-Themed Amenities

Turning Stone Resort Casino is celebrating an accolade-filled start to 2016. In honor of The Lodge earning the Forbes Four Star Award from Forbes Travel Guide, the global authority on luxury travel, Turning... Read More »

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Turning Stone Announces Major New Jobs Initiative, Urging Job Seekers to ‘Get in the Game’ as 2016 Expansion Ramps Up

As Turning Stone Resort Casino prepares for the biggest year for jobs creation ever, the leading, and one of the largest, employers in Central New York, is announcing a major new employment initiative,... Read More »

Yellow Brick Road Casino Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with a Variety of Dining, Gaming and Entertainment Specials

The month of March is an exciting one at Yellow Brick Road Casino. The Oz-themed casino will be offering special St. Patrick’s Day menu items and themed casino promotions. Read More »

Undefeated Boxers Nikolay Potapov and Stephon Young to Face Off in Thrilling Bantamweight Fight at Turning Stone Resort Casino on April 15

Turning Stone Resort Casino is bringing yet another exciting boxing event to its Event Center. On Friday, April 15, bantamweight fighters Nikolay Potapov and Stephon Young will face off in an eight-round... Read More »

Turning Stone Resort Casino to Host Another Exciting Night of Poker with the Syracuse Crunch on Wednesday, April 6

Turning Stone Resort Casino, the leader in Upstate New York gaming, is bringing another exciting event to its poker room. The Syracuse Crunch are descending upon Turning Stone for another whirlwind Crunch... Read More »

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Poll: Huge Increase In NFL Fans Who Want Washington To Change Its Team Name

A new national survey shows a significant increase in the number of National Football... Read More »

Turning Stone Resort Casino Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day for Four Days with a Variety of Festivities Offered Resort Wide

Why celebrate St. Patrick’s Day for only one day? Turning Stone Resort Casino’s resort wide St. Patrick’s Day celebration will spread across four days, with authentic live Irish entertainment, special... Read More »

Turning Stone Expands Late-Night Bingo with New and Exciting “Boogie Bingo”

After a successful launch of Mark in the Dark Bingo last Fall, Turning Stone is expanding late-night bingo again, adding a second night each month of its popular party-style bingo. Guests looking for an... Read More »

Turning Stone Resort Casino Earns Prestigious Forbes Star Ratings for The Lodge, TS Steakhouse and Wildflowers Restaurant

Awards continue to roll in recognizing the exceptional accommodations and first-class restaurants at Turning Stone Resort Casino. The Lodge, the resort’s breathtakingly beautiful Adirondack-style all-suite... Read More »

Two Stars from ABC’s Dancing with the Stars to Perform at Turning Stone Resort Casino this Summer

An all-new sizzling theatrical dance tour featuring brothers Maksim and Valentin Chmerkovskiy Read More »

Turning Stone Resort Casino is Now Accepting Volunteer Applications for the 2016 PGA Professional Championship

Several hundred volunteers are needed to fill 2,100 shifts for the championship golf tournament being played at Turning Stone’s Atunyote and Kaluhyat Golf Courses June 26 – 29. Read More »

Change the Mascot Praises U.S. Congressman John Katko of New York for Speaking Out in Opposition to R-Word Racial Slur

U.S. Congressman John Katko of New York has become the latest to join the Change the Mascot campaign in public opposition to the Washington NFL team’s racist R-word name and mascot. News broke today that... Read More »

SāvOn Stores Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Annual Carnation & Kisses Program

Need a little love this Valentine’s Day? The Oneida Nation’s SāvOn convenience stores are sharing the love once again with their annual Carnation & Kisses program. Guests who visit any of SāvOn’s 13 convenient... Read More »

Turning Stone’s Restaurants Deemed Most Romantic Restaurants in the Country and Featured on OpenTable’s Top 10 Best Restaurants in New York Lists

Enjoy Valentine’s Day this year dining at two of the country’s most romantic restaurants, right here in Central New York at Turning Stone’s TS Steakhouse and Wildflowers. Read More »

Moody’s Report Shows How Lago Project Violates Gaming Law

A new report from Moody’s further confirms what past economic analyses have exposed: Tom Wilmot’s casino proposal will destroy jobs in Central New York. The report from the credit ratings agency, which was released on Friday, declared that rather than growing the local economy as state gaming legislation requires, the Lago project’s details “uniquely position it to cannibalize gaming customers" from existing local economies. The report further underscores the legal merits of the lawsuit now moving forward against the Lago project. New York’s public officials have a responsibility to honor the spirit and letter of the gaming law’s job growth provisions -- that means they must reject proposals predicted on destroying local jobs. Read More »

Barry Manilow Returns to Turning Stone Resort Casino “One Last Time!”

Barry Manilow announced today that he is going to “hit the road” again to perform concerts across North America ONE LAST TIME! Tickets On Sale Wednesday, February 10 at 10:00 a.m. ET Read More »

Turning Stone Resort Casino Adds Notable Comedians Jeff Foxworthy and Jeff Dunham to an Impressive 2016 Comedy Lineup

The premier destination resort continues to bring iconic comedians and the best entertainment to Central New York. Jeff Foxworthy and Jeff Dunham join the list of legendary comedians performing at Turning Stone, including Tracy Morgan, Jay Leno, Steven Martin and Martin Short. Read More »

Turning Stone’s Exit 33 Venues Boast Packed February Entertainment Lineup Celebrating Mardi Gras and More

Things are heating up at Turning Stone’s Exit 33 entertainment complex. The nightlife destination will be holding exciting events every weekend in February, including a Mardi Gras blowout bash across Exit... Read More »

Yellow Brick Road Casino Partners with Local Brewery and Reveals New Menu at Heart and Courage Saloon

The Chittenango casino continues to support local businesses through a new partnership with Canastota’s Erie Canal Brewing Company Read More »

The Oneida Nation Showcases the Beauty of Central New York by Featuring Guest Submitted Photos in 2016 Casino Calendars

The Oneida Nation, which is always spotlighting Central New York as a beautiful tourist destination, is celebrating the beauty of the region by featuring guest submitted photos in the Turning Stone and... Read More »

Village of Whitesboro, Oneida Indian Nation, Descendants of Hugh White Family Come Together to Design New Village Seal

Today the Mayor of the Village of Whitesboro and the Oneida Indian Nation announced they will meet to discuss the creation of a new emblem for the Village of Whitesboro. This joint effort opens the door... Read More »

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Turning Stone Offers Variety of Romantic Dining, Entertainment, Spa Treatments and Lodging Options for Couples on Valentine’s Day

An elegant and unforgettable weekend awaits guests who visit Turning Stone Resort Casino this Valentine’s Day weekend. The Central New York destination resort has a variety of options for guests, ranging... Read More »

Oneida Nation Files Lawsuit Against Lago Casino Project; Aims to Make Sure New York’s Gaming Law is Enforced

The Oneida Indian Nation issued the following statement to announce its lawsuit against the Gaming Commission’s decision to award a license to the Lago casino project. Read More »

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Turning Stone Resort’s Luxurious Ska:ná: Spa Rated One of the Best Spas in the World by Spas of America

Turning Stone Resort Casino’s Ska:ná: spa has been ranked the #3 best spa in the world by Spas of America, the leading spa and wellness travel website, on their Top... Read More »

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Turning Stone Resort Casino to Host Steve Martin & Martin Short: An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life with Special Guests the Steep Canyon Rangers

Comedy icons Steve Martin and Martin Short will entertain guests with their hilariously funny performance in the Turning Stone Event Center on Sunday, April 10 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets on sale Friday, January 15 at 10:00 a.m. Read More »

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Turning Stone Kicks-off 2016 with “Bret Michaels Unplugged,” a Sold Out, First-of-its-Kind Performance and Truly Unique Experience for Central New Yorkers

Already setting the stage for an impressive 2016, Turning Stone hosted “Bret Michaels Unplugged,” this past Saturday to an intentionally intimate, sold-out crowd at Turquoise Tiger, the resort’s 1940s... Read More »

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The Oneida Nation Offers a New Designated Driver Service with StearClear, Providing Resort and Casino Guests a Safe Ride Home during the Holidays and Throughout 2016

In time for New Year’s Eve celebrations, the Oneida Nation has partnered with StearClear to offer guests a safe, innovative and cost-effective way to travel home after a fun night enjoying any of Turning... Read More »

Statement from Oneida Indian Nation on NYS Gaming Commission Announcement on Casino Licenses

The New York State Gaming Commission’s announcement is the predictable outcome of a process that was predetermined to reach this result. Read More »

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ALL EYES ON CENTRAL NY: HBO Boxing After Dark at Turning Stone is Generating Major National and International Attention

Saturday’s heavyweight title fight between Bryant Jennings and Luis Ortiz at Turning Stone Resort Casino has become an international media event. In addition to thousands of ticketholders, more than 100... Read More »

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Turning Stone Partners with the Local United States Marine Corps and Utica Radio Station KISS FM to Promote Two Charitable Toy Drives

Guests of Turning Stone’s state-of-the-art entertainment complex Exit 33 brought toys in lieu of cover charge to help provide gifts for local children in need this holiday season Read More »

The Retail Expansion at Turning Stone Provides Opportunity to Redesign Shenendoah Golf Course with Renowned Course Designer Rick Smith

Turning Stone Resort Casino’s luxury retail expansion, slated to break ground in spring 2016, is opening the door for more exciting changes at the resort next year. Read More »

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Change the Mascot Applauds Central Conference of American Rabbis and Religious Action Center for Reform Judaism for Urging Washington NFL Team to Change R-word Name

The Change the Mascot campaign is applauding the Central Conference of American Rabbis and the Religious Action Center for Reform Judaism for calling again on the Washington NFL team to change its offensive R-word name and mascot. Read More »

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