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Rivers Casino
Press Release
Nov 03, 2021


Thanksgiving meal at Jack’s, comedy and jazz in The Event Center, and

gaming promos highlight the month

PHILADELPHIA — Nov. 1, 2021 — Get ready for an action-packed November on Delaware Avenue. To kick off the month, enjoy the hilarious Ed Bassmaster comedy show on Friday, Nov. 5 in The Event Center. On Friday, Nov. 26, participate in the Black Friday Gift Card Hot Seat. And don’t forget…Jack’s Bar + Grill is offering a delicious Thanksgiving meal with turkey and all the fixings on Thursday, Nov. 25.

Events and Entertainment

Several performers take The Event Center stage in November. Tickets are on sale now for the following:

Ed Bassmaster Comedy Show — Philly prankster Ed Bassmaster and his recognizable characters will entertain guests on Friday, Nov. 5, at 8 p.m.

Chuck Nice Comedy Show — Rivers Casino Philadelphia’s Comedy Series continues when Philly native Chuck Nice performs on Thursday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m.

Najee, Michael Lington, and Paul Taylor Jazz Concert — Najee, Michael Lington and Paul Taylor continue the all-new jazz series on Nov. 26 at 8 p.m.

Jack's Live Entertainment — Enjoy live entertainment in Jack’s Bar + Grill on Fridays and Saturdays from 7 to 11 p.m.

To buy tickets and to stay up to date on all Rivers Casino Philadelphia entertainment, please visit

Promotions, Contests and Sweepstakes

Black Friday Gift Card Hot Seat — On Friday, Nov. 26, from noon to 4 p.m., all Rush Reward Player's Card holders who are actively playing at a slot machine or table game with their Rush Rewards card will be eligible to be selected as part of the Black Friday Gift Card Hot Seat in which five winners, actively gaming, will be randomly selected and announced to choose one of the five shopping bags on display.

Feathers of Fortune Drawing — Beginning at 6 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 1, all Rush Rewards Members can earn entries into the Feathers of Fortune Drawing. On Fridays in November from 7 to 10 p.m., four winners will be selected and announced, and can claim their prize.

Young at Heart — Rivers Casino’s Young at Heart program is now even better for Rush Rewards Members who are 55 years of age or older — guests receive 2X Bonus Reward Points every Monday.

November Jackpot Sweepstakes — Everyday in November, any guest who hits a taxable jackpot of $1,200 or higher will earn one entry into the November Jackpot Sweepstakes. On Tuesday, Nov. 30, at 6 and 8 p.m., five winners will be randomly be selected to win $1,000 in cash.

Sportsbook Second Chance Jersey Drawing — Every Sunday now through Jan. 9, all Rush Rewards Members with a losing sports betting ticket of $20 or more will qualify guests for a second-chance drawing at 4 p.m. to win a signed Eagles jersey.

Choose the Champs — Throughout the entire 2021 NFL season, Rush Rewards Members can select their football picks at a kiosk every week for a chance to win their share of $2,500 in weekly prizes. On Thursday, Jan. 13, the top five players with the best season-long ranking will win their share of $10,000 in cash and Free Play.

Rivers Poker Room

Daily High Hands — As Philadelphia’s first poker room, Rivers Casino Philadelphia offers daily high-hand promotions totaling over $200,000 in November. Thunder Thursdays highlights the schedule — guests can win $500 every 30 minutes from noon to midnight on Nov. 4, 11 and 18. Other featured promotions offered every 30 minutes at designated times include $500 high hands on Fridays and Saturdays, $400 on Sundays, and $250 on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

Tournament Schedule — Weekly no-limit Texas Hold ’em poker tournaments continue in November. The schedule is as follows:

  • Sundays,* 11:15 a.m. — $160 Deep Stack NLH ($5,000 guarantee)
  • Mondays, 7:15 p.m. — $130 NLH ($4,000 guarantee)
  • Wednesdays, 7:15 p.m. — $130 NLH ($5,000 guarantee)
  • Friday, 11/26, 11:15 a.m. — $135 + $100 Black Chip Bounty

          * excluding Nov. 21 for Mini Rush Day 2

Mini Rush — $100,000 Guaranteed

  • Nov. 19-21 at 11:15 a.m. each day
  • $350 entry (single re-entry per day, registration closes at approximately noon on Day 2)
  • 30k starting stacks, 30/40-minute levels

Bad Beat Jackpot — The $100,000 Bad Beat Jackpot runs 24/7 with a current minimum qualifier of quad 6s.

Dining and Drink Offerings

Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House — Open Wednesday through Sunday from 4 to 10 p.m., Hugo's offers guests enticing steaks and more, including live piano music every Friday and Saturday from 6 to 10 p.m.

Mian — Mian is open from noon to midnight Monday through Thursday, and from noon to 2 a.m. Friday through Sunday, offering guests authentic Asian cuisine and tasty menu items such as vegetable egg rolls, lo mein, fried rice, beef with broccoli and much more.

  • Mian Play & Earn Special — From Monday, Nov. 1, through Tuesday, Nov. 30, from midnight to 11:59 p.m., all Rush Rewards Members, who play an Asian Table Game or Dynasty game with their Rush Rewards card, can earn a $15 food comp to Mian.

Jack’s Bar + Grill — Guests can enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving Day meal with turkey and all the fixings at Jack's on Thursday, Nov. 25 as the restaurant features special holiday week hours. Jack's will be open Wednesday, Nov. 24, from noon until 10 p.m. (bar open until 2 a.m.) and Thanksgiving Day from noon to 8 p.m. Jack's will be closed Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 22 and 23.

For the rest of the month, Jack’s will be open from noon to 8 p.m. Sunday through Tuesday and from noon to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Indoor and outdoor seating is available for guests to enjoy the following mouthwatering specials this November:

  • Thanksgiving Burger Special — Guests can enjoy the Thanksgiving turkey burger and fries for $8.88 all month long.
  • Young at Heart, Turkey Dinner Special — From noon to 8 p.m. every Monday in November, guests who are age 55 years or older are eligible to enjoy the $8.88 turkey dinner special. Guests must present their Rush Rewards Player’s Card, with the Young at Heart sticker to redeem this special.
  • Young at Heart Special — On Mondays in November, all Rush Reward members age 55 or older can visit any Rush Rewards kiosk to receive a voucher for 25% off at Jack's. Voucher is valid Monday through Friday, 2 to 6 p.m.
  • Sunday Football Specials — Every Sunday in November, guests can enjoy a variety of tasty eats and more at Jack’s from noon to 8 p.m. during Sunday football games.
  • Tailgater Menu — Guests can enjoy 10 wings, two egg rolls, a pretzel and fries for just $40 as well as $8 Miller Lite pitchers.
  • Happy Hour Touchdown Menu — Jack’s is also offering a menu featuring wings, Jack’s burger sliders, grilled shrimp tacos, Philly cheesesteak fries and more, all for just $7 each.
  • Sportsbook Jack’s Bar + Grill Offer — Now through Sunday, Jan. 9, Rush Rewards Members will receive a Jack’s Bar + Grill food voucher for one sportsbook wager of $500 or greater on any sport/game. With the food voucher, guests can pick one free item off of the Happy Hour Touchdown menu.
  • Birds Score, You Score — During every Eagles Sunday game in November, all Rush Rewards Members actively playing with their Rush Rewards Members actively playing with their Rush Rewards Player’s Card in the Birds Nest Party Pit (Pit 4) will be eligible to win a Jack’s Bar + Grill food voucher every time the Eagles score a touchdown.

BetRivers Sportsbook — Stop by the BetRivers Sportsbook this November to enjoy Sunday specials including $2.50 16 oz. Miller Lite cans and $15 Vizzy assorted buckets while you watch and wager on your favorite teams. The BetRivers Sportsbook will also feature a hot dog cart on Saturdays and Sundays from 2 to 10 p.m., serving up $2 hot dogs and $3 hot jacks.

Lou’s — Open from 4 to 10 p.m. daily, Lou’s serves up piping hot pizza by the slice and delicious whole pies for guests to enjoy. Guests can enjoy two free toppings on any pie Monday through Thursday.

Geno’s Steaks — Open from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily, Philly’s iconic cheesesteak spot is serving up a variety of sizzling steaks and delicious breakfast options.

Reservations are suggested for Hugo's Frog Bar & Chop House, Jack’s Bar + Grill and Mian — Visit OpenTable or contact the casino directly to make reservations. Walk-ins are also welcome.

For complete menus and additional information, please visit

Rivers Gives

Rivers Gives is a unique community relations program and steadfast commitment by the casino that includes Team Members volunteering service hours in the Fishtown neighborhood and surrounding areas. Guests can join Rivers Gives in supporting monthly initiatives that benefit local nonprofits through donation options when cashing their gaming tickets.

The monthly and quarterly organization recipients are as follows:

  • November: Veterans Multi-Service Center
  • Q4 2021: JEVS Human Services

Masks are required for all guests and Team Members, per guidelines from the city of Philadelphia. Rivers Casino continues to follow all city, state and CDC health and safety protocols.

For complete menus and additional information, please visit


Located along the Delaware River waterfront in Philadelphia, Rivers Casino Philadelphia features 1,600 slots, 105 table games, 65 hybrid gaming seats, a 28-table poker room and a designated sportsbook area for live sports betting. The casino offers an array of distinctive restaurants and bars — among them are Hugo's Frog Bar & Chop House, Mian and Jack's Bar + Grill — riverfront views, live performances in The Event Center, free parking, and daily promotions and giveaways. For additional information and current offerings, please visit

Jeff Shurilla
For Rivers Casino Philadelphia
215-764-2376 (cell)
[email protected]



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