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Ohio Players Bring Funk To Rivers Casino Philadelphia

Rivers Casino
Press Release
Jan 26, 2023


Legendary R&B band to perform at Philly’s premier casino

PHILADELPHIA — Jan. 26, 2023 — Get ready to groove when the Ohio Players, pioneers of street funk and underground R&B, come to Rivers Casino Philadelphia’s Event Center on Saturday, March 25, at 8 p.m. The band rose to prominence in the 1970s with such hits as “Fire” and “Love Rollercoaster,” and they have since produced more than a dozen albums and earned 14 gold and platinum awards. Tickets are on sale now and start at $39.

The Ohio Players, comprising four original members and six additional musicians, have traveled the world and been recognized by a long list of artists who have sampled or rerecorded their material. They also have appeared on many national television programs. Despite their success, they have not slowed down and continue to entertain crowds all over the world.

“We’re excited to have the Ohio Players bring their unique brand of funk to Rivers Casino Philadelphia,” said Justin Moore, general manager of the casino. “Their lively show will be sure to get the crowd on its feet.”

This legendary band is part of the upcoming entertainment lineup at Rivers Casino, which is scheduled as follows:

  • 2/17: DJ Jazzy Jeff
  • 2/18: Rob Schneider
  • 3/18: The Clairvoyants
  • 3/24: Yesterday: A Beatles Tribute
  • 3/25: Ohio Players
  • 4/14: Stokley

For tickets and more information, please visit


Jeff Shurilla
For Rivers Casino
[email protected]



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