Wheeling Island's 2008 Summer Concert Series Presents Matt Ryan "Bruce in the USA"

 Wheeling Island Hotel -Casino-Racetrack proudly presents a note-perfect and visually accurate recreation of a Bruce Springsteen & The E. Street Band show live in the Wheeling Island showroom for two shows on Friday, May 9th & Saturday, May 10th at 9pm.


Wheeling Island Presents Gilbert Gottfried

Wheeling Island Hotel • Casino • Racetrack proudly presents “Catch a Rising Star” comedy series featuring the hilarious Gilbert Gottfried live in the Wheeling Island showroom on Friday, April 25th for two shows at 8pm and 10pm.


Delaware North Companies Hosting Earth Day Events at Company Properties across the Country

Delaware North Companies will hold events at its properties around the country in recognition of Earth Day. Delaware North became a forerunner in the hospitality and food service industry when it established GreenPath®, an award winning sustainability and environmental management system in its parks and resorts division in 2000.


Last Man on the Moon to Land in Buffalo, N.Y., to Celebrate Earth Day 2008

“As I was climbing the stairs to re-enter the module, I turned back around to see my
footprints. And there was the Earth in all of its splendor and all of its beauty.
All I could think was, ‘I don’t know what this means.’”

-Gene Cernan remembering Apollo 17


Space Shuttle Astronauts to Join Prestigious U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame

The seventh group of Space Shuttle astronauts has been named to the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame. Veteran Space Shuttle Astronauts John E. Blaha, Robert D. Cabana, Bryan D. O’Connor and Loren J. Shriver will join an elite group of American space heroes as they are inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame®.  Earlier inductees represent the Mercury, Gemini, Apollo, Skylab and Apollo-Soyuz programs. They will join the ranks of legendary space pioneers like Neil Armstrong, John Glenn, Alan Shepard, Sally Ride and John Young.  The public ceremony at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will be held Saturday, May 3 at 3:00 p.m.


A Mother’s Day Feast Fit for a Queen

Your mother will feel like royalty as she enjoys breathtaking views of Lake Erie while indulging in a sumptuous Mother’s Day Buffet at The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake on May 11, 2008. Offered in the resort’s Horizons Restaurant, the Mother’s Day Buffet will be available for all members of the family to enjoy from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Blue Angels Headline Fall Air Show at Kennedy Space Center

NASA’s Kennedy Space Center will feature the precision and power of the world famous U.S. Navy Blue Angels at the second annual Space & Air Show at Kennedy Space Center on November 8 and 9, 2008.


Wheeling Island Employees Raise Over $35,000 For The Untied Way-Upper Ohio Valley

Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack presented a $35,342 check to George Smoulder, Executive Director of the United Way-Upper Ohio Valley on Tuesday, March 4, 2008. The check represented the conclusion of the casino’s 2008 employee campaign.


Wheeling Island’s World Series Of Poker Satellite Tournament Is An Overwhelming Success

Only two months after the opening of table games, Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack hosted its first World Series of Poker satellite qualifier tournament on Sunday, February 17, 2008 with overwhelming success.