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WINNER TAKES HOME LARGEST PRIZE IN RIVERS CASINO HISTORY

Oct 25, 2016, 17:15 PM
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WINNER TAKES HOME LARGEST PRIZE IN RIVERS CASINO HISTORY
Pennsylvania Woman Takes Home Record-Breaking $400,000 Cash

PITTSBURGHOct. 25, 2016 — Rivers Casino’s Queen of Hearts promotion wrapped up with a finale drawing this weekend, when Amber C. won the grand prize of $400,000 cash. Since the launch of the promotion in February, Rivers Casino guests have been trying their luck to pull the Queen of Hearts, with the progressive top prize building each week to reach the $400,000 total.

A total of 13 players were selected on Saturday night with a chance to pick a card in search for the Queen. Of the 13, 12 players left with $1,000 Free Slot Play, while Amber C. won the $400,000 cash.

“This marks the largest promotional prize in our seven years in Pittsburgh,” said Craig Clark, general manager of Rivers Casino. “It was great fun to see our lucky winner take home a prize that had been building for more than nine months.”

For more information about Rivers Casino, please 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 $631 million in jackpots have been awarded to players at Rivers Casino. For more information, visit riverscasino.com

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Chelsea D’Amore
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