Van Slyck’s at Rivers Casino

Van Slyck’s: Premiere Entertainment Lounge

Van Slyck’s is a lively entertainment lounge located just off the gaming floor at Rivers Casino & Resort in Schenectady, New York. It’s the go-to spot for live music enthusiasts and those seeking a vibrant atmosphere. The lounge features a full bar with specialty cocktails and craft beers, creating a relaxed and inviting ambiance. As you step off the gaming floor, you’ll find Van Slyck’s waiting to entertain you.

This is where music, gaming, and good times converge. Whether you’re catching a live performance, trying your luck at the tables, or simply unwinding with friends, this entertainment lounge has it all. So head over to Rivers Casino & Resort and experience this premiere lounge for yourself!


Nightly entertainment is a highlight at Van Slyck’s. DJs and live bands take the stage seven nights a week, ensuring there’s always something happening. The stacked calendar of performances includes a diverse lineup. From The Rogues to New York Players, Roxy and the Rollers, Guilty Pleasure, Gridley Paige, TS Ensemble, Chasing Neon, Whisper Band, and Lucid Street, there’s music for every taste. Whether you’re into rock, jazz, or pop, You’re guaranteed an unforgettable experience.

Weekends here are extra special. Country Weekends and Latin Nights feature various artists and DJs, adding a lively twist to your Saturday and Sunday nights. Whether you’re dancing to country tunes or moving to Latin beats, the weekend vibes are contagious.

Beyond the music, check out the gaming tables right within the lounge. Try your luck at slot machines, craps, roulette, blackjack, and more. It’s the perfect blend of entertainment and excitement. You can sip your favorite drink while enjoying the thrill of casino games.

View the full calendar of live performances at Van Slyck’s here.

Take Amtrak to Van Slyck’s

Enjoy some live tunes and a craft beer via Amtrak to Schenectady Station.