Turning Stone Resort & Casino

Verona, NY

MAY 4-7, 2023



We are happy to announce that the “Empire State Tribute Festival,” will return to Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, NY, May 4-7, 2023. The Las Vegas-style Turning Stone Showroom will host our big concerts, the resort’s many bars and restaurants will host our receptions and after hours events, and the festival will still include one of the largest Elvis Tribute Artist contests in the world. Turning Stone is offering a great range of room rates, in a wide variety of rooms from $89-$211 per night.

The resort is only 35 miles from Syracuse Airport which is accessible via Uber and Lyft, making it more convenient for those traveling long distances (no car rental needed). For those driving, Turning Stone Resort Casino is:

  • 35 minutes from Syracuse
  • 1.5 hours from Albany
  • 2 hours from Glens Falls
  • 3 hours from Buffalo
  • 4 hours from New York City, Boston and Philadelphia
  • 5 hours from Montreal and Toronto

Starring world champion Elvis Tribute Artists including:

Ultimate Elvis Gordon Hendricks

Ultimate Elvis Taylor Rodriguez

Images of the King World Champion Diogo Light

Images of the King World Champion Robert Washington

2022 Empire State Tribute Festival Champion Sylvain Leduc

2022 Empire State Tribute Festival Non-Pro Winner Jonathan Rader

2022 Ocean City Tribute Festival Champion Jimmy Holmes

plus Images of the King World Champion Irv Cass as Master of Ceremonies

Dan Barrella as your late night host

and the EAS band

See the Schedule of Events for all of the details.

See the Ticket Information page for ticketing options.