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RIVERS CASINO ANNOUNCES MARCH ENTERTAINMENT AND PROMOTIONS

Feb 28, 2018, 13:58 PM
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RIVERS CASINO ANNOUNCES MARCH ENTERTAINMENT AND PROMOTIONS

It’s time to welcome in a new season at the ‘Burgh’s casino 

PITTSBURGH — Feb. 28, 2018 — Winter’s thaw turns into spring with brand new events and promotions at Rivers Casino. This March, head to Rivers for happy hour, test your luck by trying to win a 2018 Jaguar F Pace SUV or enjoy any of our gaming promotions.

Gaming Promotions       

Penguins Shoot for $1 Million — Penguins fans who attend a home game can redeem their ticket at the Players Club for a chance to qualify for a shot to win $1 million in April 2018. Guests with a Pens ticket can play a kiosk game for a chance to qualify for the finale drawing on Saturday, April 14, to win $1 million among other great prizes.

Pens Passport Drawing — Winners from the Penguins Shoot for $1 Million qualifier drawings on Thursday, March 8 and Saturday, March 10, will receive an invitation into the March 10 Penguins Passport Finale Drawing at 8:30 p.m. One lucky Penguins Passport Winner will win $100 in Free Slot Play per week for one year, and have a one in 20 chance to win 2018-2019 home and away season tickets including travel, accommodations and $100,000.

Bubble Hockey Tournament — On Friday, March 9 and Saturday March 10, bubble hockey tournament winners have the chance to win $1,000 cash, a Penguins-branded bubble hockey machine and an automatic seat in the March 10, 8:30 p.m. finale drawing to be one of 10 finalists to win a Penguins Passport.

Rivers Reel Slot League — The Rivers Reel Slot League tournament will continue on Tuesday, March 13 from 4-7 p.m. Players who score in the top 50 will win Free Slot Play, with $1,000 in Free Slot Play awarded to first place.

$100,000 Punch To Win — Last chance to qualify for the $100,000 Punch to Win Finale Drawing will be held Saturday, March 3 at 2 and 8 p.m. during the Wild Card Drawings.  Wild Card winners, plus January and February qualifiers, will have a chance to win the top prize of $100,000 cash at the finale.  

2018 Jaguar F Pace SUV Drawing — On Sunday, March 4, 10 winners who earned entries will be called at 1, 4 and 7 p.m. to receive $250 in Free Slot Play. Each winner will receive a physical entry into the finale drawing, where nine guests will win $1,000 in Free Slot Play and one lucky winner will walk away with a 2018 Jaguar F Pace SUV.

$10,000 Jackpot Drawing — Guests will earn one entry for every taxable jackpot won on a slot machine until March 28. At 6 and 8 p.m. on March 28, 10 winners will be called to win their share of $5,000 Free Slot Play at each drawing.

Center for Victims — All month long, guests can donate their extra slot vouchers and table chips to Center for Victims, a non-profit organization whose mission is to heal trauma, support victims in need of services and create social change for a more peaceful community.

Center for Victims $10 for $10 Free Slot Play or Match Play — On Thursday, March 1, and Saturday, March 3, from noon to 8 p.m., guests can donate $10 cash to Center for Victims and receive $10 Free Slot Play or $10 Match Play.

New Member Bring a Friend — All current Rush Rewards members who bring a friend to sign up for the Rush Rewards Players Club will receive a free buffet voucher for themselves and their friend. Guests can participate in the promotion once per week, and the new member will have an opportunity to play a kiosk game to win up to $100 Free Slot Play.

Table Games

Hot Shooters — Each day from noon to 11:59 a.m. the following day, Rush Rewards members will have the chance to win three daily prizes of $100 cash and $100 Match Play, $50 cash and $50 Match Play and $25 cash and $25 Match Play, if they have the most rolls in the craps pit.

Learn to Play — Guests can learn to play blackjack, mini baccarat and roulette from 5-6 p.m. Thursday-Saturday. Rush Rewards members will receive two $5 Match Play coupons for each game learned. (Vouchers can only be earned once for each game learned throughout 2018).

Table Games Party Pit — On Thursdays in March, guests will have the chance to win great prizes in hot seat drawings every 30 minutes starting at 6:30 p.m. and ending at 1:30 a.m. The Party Pit features $5 craps, blackjack and roulette. On Thursdays throughout the month, guests can earn entries for a chance to win a set of Pittsburgh hometown professional sports tickets. The drawing for the tickets will be held on Thursday, March 29, at 9 p.m.

Poker

March Daily High Hands — Rush Rewards members playing at a live, qualifying cash table are eligible to win various amounts of cash prizes ranging from $200 to $1,000.

March Madness High Hands — The Poker Room will hold a special March Madness high hand promotion March 5-11 with varying payouts during the designated periods. In addition to winning cash prizes, select players will qualify for the March Madness Bracket promotion.

March Madness Bracket — The 64 players who win a March Madness High Hand payout March 5-11 between 5 p.m.-5 a.m. will win a spot in the March Madness Bracket promotion. Qualified players will be randomly paired with a men’s college basketball team in the 2018 tournament. Players whose team is eliminated in the tournament will earn the following prizes:

            Round Eliminated – Prize

  •       1st - $100                              4th - $500
  •      2nd - $200                              5th - $1,000
  •       3rd - $300                              6th - $2,500

The player with the team that wins the tournament will win $5,000. For more information on all poker promotions, please visit the Rivers Casino Poker Room or RiversCasino.com

Dining and Live Entertainment

Happy Hour — Enjoy happy hour at Rivers Casino with $3 draft beers and cocktails, as well as half-off select appetizers at Wheelhouse, Monday through Thursday from 5-7 p.m. and 10-11 p.m. and Sunday from 6-8 p.m.

Fish Fridays — Visit Grand View Buffet as it continues Fish Fridays for the Lenten season.

“A Funny Thing Happened at the Rivers Casino” — Rivers’ brings back its popular stand-up comedy series on Thursday March 1 and Thursday March 8. Guests can purchase tickets for $20 at RiversCasino.com or at the Gift Shop. Guests will receive a $10 Free Slot Play or Match Play voucher with each ticket.

Visit Levels in March to hear:

Visit Drum Bar in March to hear:

March 1

DJ Rambo

March 2

Dancing Queen

March 2

DJ NIN

March 3

Jeff Jimerson & Airborne

March 3

DJ Cake

March 9

Ferris Buellers Revenge

March 8

DJ Digital Dave

March 10

The Delaneys

March 9

DJ Rambo

March 16

Artistree

March 10

DJ Cake

March 17

Velveeta

March 15

DJ NIN

March 22

The Brighton Boys

March 16

DJ Rambo

March 23

Terrance Vaughn Band

March 17

DJ Cake and Digital Dave

March 24

Justin Fabus Band

March 22

March 23

DJ NIN

DJ Digital Dave

March 30

Scott Rob and Greg of the Clarks - Acoustic

March 24

DJ Cake

March 31

The Bill Henry Band

March 29

DJ Cake

 

 

March 30

DJ Digital Dave

Visit Wheelhouse in March to hear:

March 31

DJ Rambo

March 2

Right Turn Clyde

 

 

March 3

Mark Ferrari

 

 

March 9

Hewlett Anderson Trio

 

 

March 10

On the Level

 



To stay up-to-date on all entertainment, gaming promotions, rules and regulations, stop by the Rush Rewards Players Club, or visit 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, 92 table games, a 30-table poker room, nine distinctive restaurants and bars, a riverside amphitheater, a multi-purpose event space, live music performances, free parking and multiple promotions and giveaways daily. More than $767 million in jackpots have been awarded to players at Rivers Casino. For more information, visit RiversCasino.com.

MEDIA CONTACT:
Hunter Filippo
For Rivers Casino
267-932-8760, ext. 307
hunter@hornercom.com