Sports fan got their first taste of legalized sports betting as the NFL season got underway on Sunday in Seneca County.
del Lago’s Sportsbook Lounge is one of the only places in the state to bet on sports legally. According to managers, over 1,000 people were at the Sportsbook on Sunday.
The lounge opened on August 23rd, and managers say it has already brought in many guests for sports betting.
“Business has been very well. I mean today the NFL season is kicking off and being in New York, having two New York teams playing makes it very special today,” said Gavin Mercavo, sportsbook manager.
The 6,000 square foot lounge includes floor to ceiling LED screens, as well as 23 kiosks available for fans to place bets.