Meetings and Events

The Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady Event Center serves as the premier destination for gatherings and functions of all types in the Capital Region.

Contact Amanda Dembroski at [email protected] for more information or to schedule a tour.


With its elegant hardwood furnishings and sophisticated modern style, the Ballroom at Rivers Casino and Resort is perhaps the most impressive location in the Capital Region to hold a corporate event. We find your needs are endlessly varied, so we designed our spaces to be the same way. You’ll find a 10,000-square foot Grand Ballroom, more than 4,000-square feet of pre-function space and over 9,000 square feet of outdoor terrace space. For those requiring something smaller, we also provide up to 5 intimate rooms, ranging in size from 1,000 to 3,000 square feet. Our event space provides an exquisite setting for events ranging from the most private gatherings to celebrations of a grand scale.


Catering services at Rivers Casino Resort and Hotel are second to none. Our culinary team will design a catering menu full of flavor to perfectly suit the style and mood of your function.


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Our in-house staff has the equipment and experience to manage all of your audio and visual needs.


From an elegant affair to an intimate gathering, we have a selection of ceremony options to meet your every desire. Choose from several unique packages or create a one-of-a-kind experience all your own.


Hosting your wedding at Rivers Casino and Resort affords you a vast array of luxurious facilities and exceptional customer service. We give unparalleled attention to every type of wedding. Excite your guests with culinary genius specifically tailored to celebrate the feel and look of your wedding. Whether you desire an intimate or elaborate reception, we will graciously cater to your every wish!


Our experienced staff is available to help you plan your dream wedding. From a simple cake and Champagne reception to a seated, multi-course rehearsal spread, our catering staff will create the event you are dreaming of. Skilled floral artisans are available to design the perfect atmosphere while our master photographers and video professionals can capture all of the passion and grandeur of your most important day.