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HOT FOR SUMMER: RIVERS CASINO PRESENTS 2016 FREE CONCERT SERIES

May 16, 2016, 12:35 PM
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May 16, 2016, 00:00 AM

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HOT FOR SUMMER: RIVERS CASINO PRESENTS 2016 FREE CONCERT SERIES

 “Live from the River” Music Lineup Features Pittsburgh Favorites 

PITTSBURGH – May 16, 2016 – Rivers Casino has announced the list of artists who will be performing during the casino’s free “Live from the River” summer concert series. Between May and July, guests will be able to enjoy food, drinks and live music in the casino’s outdoor amphitheater, right on the shores of the Ohio River. The concerts will kick off with a Pittsburgh favorite, Artistree, on May 27.

This year’s lineup also includes:

  • May 28: Mystic Rhythms (Rush Tribute)
  • May 28: Tres Lads
  • June 17: Disco 54
  • June 18: Tumbling Down (John Mellencamp Tribute)  
  • July 3: Green River (Creedence Clearwater Revival Tribute)
  • July 4: Bon Journey
  • July 16: Don’t Look Back (Boston Tribute)

“The amphitheater provides the perfect setting to sit back, relax and enjoy a concert on a summer night,” said Craig Clark, general manager of Rivers Casino. “‘Live from the River’ has become a summer tradition and we’re looking forward to welcoming both new and old favorite bands back to Rivers.”

Guests will be able to purchase hot-off-the-grill favorites including, hot dogs, hamburgers and grilled kielbasa, along with a variety of drinks to enjoy while listening to the live music. Access to the parking garage and casino building is limited to guests ages 21 and up.

All concerts begin at 7 p.m. and are free to the public. For more information, visit www.riverscasino.com.

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ABOUT RIVERS CASINO
Opened in 2009, Rivers Casino has been voted a “Best Place to Work” in the Pittsburgh Business Times, a “Top Workplace” in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, "Best Overall Gaming Resort" in Pennsylvania by Casino Player magazine and "Best Overall Casino" in Pennsylvania by Strictly Slots magazine. The casino features more than 2,900 slots, 83 table games, a 30-table poker room, nine distinctive restaurants and bars, a riverside amphitheater, a multipurpose event space, live music performances, free parking and multiple promotions and giveaways daily. Already, more than $542 million in jackpots have been awarded to players at Rivers Casino. For more information, visit riverscasino.com

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