Already home to more than 20 restaurants and dining options, Turning Stone Resort Casino today announced the opening of its newest venue, TS Marketplace. The employees-only eatery represents a more than $1 million investment and will welcome Team Members from all Turning Stone Enterprises properties with delicious food choices and an atmosphere that encourages connections among coworkers.

Oneida Indian Nation Homelands (March 16, 2023) – Turning Stone Resort Casino is celebrating the grand opening of another world-class signature eatery with the announcement of TS Marketplace, a brand-new food hall-style eatery that is exclusively for its employees. The new dining venue represents a more than $1 million investment in Turning Stone Enterprises employees and, while located at Turning Stone, welcomes all team members across the organization.

With a bright and modern design, the new employee dining room offers a menu of quality artisan food prepared by Turning Stone’s award-winning culinary team. Offerings include selections from several of Turning Stone’s most popular restaurants, including Bad Burro Taco Shop, Wicked Good Pizza and Opals Confectionery. Employees will be able to enjoy all of the best menu items including tacos, burritos, hand-tossed pizza, Starbucks® coffee, pastries, an elaborate salad bar with fresh vegetables, daily grill specials, and much more at significantly reduced and subsidized prices. TS Marketplace’s diverse menu also includes a variety of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options.

“Our goal for TS Marketplace was to introduce a brand-new dining experience exclusively for our employees to enjoy,” said Oneida Indian Nation Representative and Turning Stone Enterprises CEO Ray Halbritter. “We are grateful for all our employees do each day to provide our guests with unparalleled experiences and want to offer them the opportunity to enjoy all the best of Turning Stone as well. Just as importantly, TS Marketplace will offer a welcoming environment where employees can enjoy spending time with each other.”

TS Marketplace is designed for all 4,500 Turning Stone Enterprises employees to come together as they enjoy delicious food, relax and connect with fellow team members. The new employee dining area will be Turning Stone’s second 24-hour eatery and will be open 365 days per year to accommodate a variety of shifts.

Job seekers who are interested in joining a growing organization that is committed to investments in its employees like TS Marketplace are encouraged to attend Turning Stone Enterprises’ “Summer Jobs on the Lake” Hiring Event on March 31 and April 1. Attendees will learn about a variety of full- and part-time opportunities available at The Cove at Sylvan Beach, The Lake House at Sylvan Beach, Maple Leaf Market, Turning Stone Enterprises’ two Oneida Lake marinas, and many other properties. Positions include:

  • Dock Attendants
  • Guest Service Attendants
  • Food & Beverage Servers
  • Housekeepers
  • Groundskeepers
  • Bartenders
  • Cooks
  • Restaurant Hosts
  • Barbacks
  • Food Runners
  • Security Officers
  • Cashiers

Qualified candidates will receive on-the-spot offers for a variety of full- and part-time positions.

“Summer Jobs at the Lake” Hiring Event Details

Date & Time:

Friday, March 31, 2023

  • 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 1, 2023

  • 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


Snug Harbour Marina, Sylvan Beach (6840 Route 13)

Event pre-registration is strongly recommended, but walk-ins are welcome. Candidates can pre-register HERE.

As Turning Stone prepares for the largest evolution of the resort casino in two decades and Turning Stone Enterprises continues to expand at a rapid pace, so too will opportunities to grow its workforce – among the largest in the region – and invest in its employees.


About Turning Stone Resort Casino

A renowned, award-winning destination resort in Upstate New York, the Oneida Indian Nation’s Turning Stone Resort Casino features world-class amenities including five hotels, two luxurious spas, five golf courses, more than 20 dining options, a 125,000 square foot Las Vegas-style gaming floor, The Lounge with Caesars Sports, a state-of-the-art sports betting lounge, The Showroom, an intimate concert venue, a 5,000 seat arena, and several nightlife venues. Conveniently located 30 miles east of Syracuse at NYS Thruway exit 33, Turning Stone was named the #1 Best Gaming Resort in New York by Casino Player Magazine and the #1 Best Overall Dining in 2022. Turning Stone has also earned the prestigious Forbes Four-Star Award for The Lodge, Wildflowers restaurant, TS Steakhouse, and Skʌ:nʌ́: Spa, and, for more than a decade, the AAA Four Diamond Award for The Lodge, The Tower Hotel, and Wildflowers restaurant.

For more information and reservations, call (315) 361-7711 or (800) 771-7711.

Media Contact:
Kelly Abdo, Director of Public Relations