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RIVERS CASINO ANNOUNCES MARCH EVENTS AND PROMOTIONS
Motor Madness, Impressive Progressive and More this Month at Rivers

PITTSBURGH Feb. 28, 2014 This month at Rivers Casino, promotions, giveaways and live entertainment will help you kick those winter blues and march forward with a little spring in your step.

Gaming Promotions

$100K March Motor Madness – This month, Rush Rewards players will have the chance to drive away with a 2014 Chevy Camaro®. From 6 a.m. March 1, through March 29 at 8:59 p.m., earn entries into Rivers’ $100K March Motor Madness. For every 25 base points, Signature members will earn 3x entries, Preferred members will earn 2x entries and Rush members will earn 1x entries. Every Saturday, guests must check-in at a kiosk between 1 p.m. and 8:59 p.m. The prize drawings will occur at 3 p.m. and 9 p.m., when 10 winners will receive $250 Free Slot Play. Those 100 winners are then invited back on Saturday, March 29 for the final drawing at 10 p.m. All 100 winners must check in to receive their entry into the final drawing and another $250 Free Slot Play.

Point Multiplier
– Guests playing with their Rush Rewards card on Tuesday, March 11 will have the chance to multiply their winnings. Earn 15x points from midnight to 10:59 a.m., 12x points from 11 a.m.—3:59 p.m. and 10x points from 4 p.m.—11:59 p.m. (Multiplied points to not apply to keno, video poker, virtual roulette, virtual black jack or any table games. Multiplied points do not apply to tier upgrades.)

$25,000 Slot Bonanza – Twenty winners will win a share of $25K this month. On Wednesday, March 26, invited Rush Rewards club members must check in at the kiosk between 4 and 7:59 p.m. Signature members will receive three entries, Preferred members will receive two entries and Rush members will receive one entry. The final drawing will take place at 8 p.m., when 20 winners will have the chance to pick an envelope and win:

  • One winner: $10,000 cash
  • One winner: $2,500 Free Slot Play
  • Two winners: $1,500 Free Slot Play
  • Six winners: $750 Free Slot Play
  • 10 winners: $500 Free Slot Play

$100K Impressive Progressive – More than 260 winners will be selected this month as part of Rivers’ $100 Impressive Progressive. Rush Rewards players can earn entries from March 1 through March 30, and Signature members qualify for 3x entries, Preferred Members for 2x entries and Rush members for 1x entries. On Sunday, March 30, players must check in at the kiosk between 9 a.m. and 7:59 p.m., and the drawings will take place every hour from 11 a.m.—7 p.m. At each drawing, 26 players will be selected to  have the chance to win cash or Free Slot Play. At 8 p.m., any unclaimed prizes will rollover and 27 names will be selected. Those 27 winners have the chance to win $10,000, rollover money or $200 Free Slot Play.

$25,000 Wild & Crazy Cash Drawing – Earn entries March 1—31 for the chance to win your share of $25,000. Entries must be activated by 7:14 p.m. on April 24 (date subject to change) for the final drawing. Six winning names will be randomly selected at 7:15 p.m. The winners will be asked to select a numbered case on the promotional stage with a mystery cash prize inside each case. Prizes include:

  • First Place: $12,000
  • Second Place: $7,000
  • Third Place: $3,000
  • Fourth Place: $2,000
  • Fifth Place: $1,000
  • Wild Card: $500 Free Slot Play

$25 Buy-In Blackjack Tournament – Be part of Rivers’ $25 Buy-In Blackjack Tournament starting at 6 p.m. on Mondays throughout March. Players will receive $25,000 in buy-in chips and have their chance to win up to $7,000. Registration begins at 5 p.m. next to Levels.

10 Hands for $10 Blackjack Tournament – On Thursdays this month, players can pay $10 for $10,000 in buy-in chips and the chance to play 10 hands against the dealer. At the end of the tournament, the top six chip earners will win a cash prize. Registration begins at 5:45 p.m. next to Levels, and the tournament begins at 6 p.m.

$10K Jackpot Drawing – Guests who win a jackpot (winning more than $1,200) now through 7:30 p.m. on March 24 will receive an entry into the $10K Jackpot Drawing. Ten names will be chosen on March 24 at 8 p.m. Those winners present at the time of the drawing will share $10,000 Free Slot Play.

Sunday Gift Giveaway – Every Sunday in March, invited guests and players who earn 1,250 same-day base points are eligible to pick up a gift. Receive a slow cooker on March 2; a Pittsburgh Penguins® long sleeve t-shirt on March 9, a Coleman® coffee airpot on March 16, and a BE® jumbo cooker pan with lid on March 23. (All gifts are available while supplies last from 10 a.m.—8 p.m.)

Mystery Gift – On Thursday, March 13, invited guests and Rush Rewards members who earn 1,250 same-day base points will be eligible to pick up a gift. (All gifts are available while supplies last from 10 a.m.—8 p.m.)

Year of New Member Winnings – All new members who sign up for Rush Rewards will be eligible to swipe at a kiosk and have the chance to win the top prize of $100 Free Slot Play every week for one year. Every new member who swipes at the kiosk is guaranteed to win Free Slot Play or a food coupon. The top prize will be given to five winners each month.

Entertainment & Special Events

Pi Day – Join Rivers and the Carnegie Science Center for 21+ Pi Night on March 14, when the date is equal to 3.14. Rivers’ dealers will use training chips to do live demonstrations of your favorite table games, and the casino’s pastry chef will be teaching guests how to make the perfect pie. For more information and to register, visit www.CarnegieScienceCenter.org.

Finnegan’s Farewell – From the co-creator of Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding, Rivers invites you to eat, drink and be merry at Finnegan’s Farewell. This interactive dinner show follows Paddy’s family at an authentic Irish-American wake. Guests will be treated to traditional Irish fare, at the 2 p.m. or 7 p.m. show on March 12. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit riverscasino.showclix.com or the Rivers Casino Gift Shop.

Wheelhouse Wing Special – Cheer on your favorite teams throughout the month of March and enjoy $.50 wings during all tournament games and $.25 wing for the final two tournament rounds. Catch your team on the largest hi-def TV in the ‘Burgh at Wheelhouse Bar & Grill.

Visit Wheelhouse on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 p.m.—1 a.m. to hear:

  • Steeltown (Dance): March 8
  • Cityscape (Variety): March 14
  • In the Mood (Variety): March 15
  • Artistree (R&B Dance): March 29

Visit Levels on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays to hear:

  • Backseat Driver: March 1
  • Chris Higbee: March 6
  • Kardaz Brothers: March 7
  • Gina Rendina: March 8 & 22
  • Joe Materkowski: March 13 & 27
  • Joel Lindsey: March 14
  • Rebecca Kaufman: March 15
  • Etta Cox: March 20
  • The Lava Game: March 21
  • Jason Kendall: March 28
  • John Sarkis: March 29

For complete gaming promotion rules and regulations, stop by the Rush Rewards Club. To learn more about Rivers Casino, visit riverscasino.com.

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ABOUT RIVERS CASINO
Opened in 2009, Rivers Casino has been named “Best Overall Gaming Resort” in Pennsylvania by Casino Player magazine, “Best Overall Casino” in Pennsylvania by Strictly Slots magazine and “Best Casino” by the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. The casino features nearly 3,000 slots, more than 100 table games, nine distinctive restaurants and bars, a riverside amphitheater, a multi-purpose event space, live music performances, free parking and multiple promotions and giveaways daily. Already, more than $346 million in jackpots have been awarded to players at Rivers Casino. For more information, visit www.riverscasino.com.

MEDIA CONTACT: 
Emily Watts
For Rivers Casino
267-932-8760 Ext. 308
emily@hornercom.com

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