RIVERS CASINO PHILADELPHIA ANNOUNCES MARCH EVENTS AND PROMOTIONS

March Mania Watch Party and Sal “The Voice” Valentinetti highlight monthly offerings

PHILADELPHIA — Feb. 28, 2020 — Get lucky this March with new gaming and dining promotions at Rivers Casino Philadelphia. Catch all the action for March Mania in the BetRivers Sportsbook and enter the Sportsbook Ticket Giveaway for a chance to win a March Mania prize package. Meanwhile, Sal “The Voice” Valentinetti returns to The Event Center with his flawless vocals, classic crooner sounds and larger-than-life personality on Friday, March 20, at 8 p.m These are just some of the many offerings in store this month at Rivers Casino Philadelphia.

Food and Beverage

BetRivers Sportsbook — Swing into the BetRivers Sportsbook in March for these specials:

  • March Mania Watch Party — Secure a seat in the BetRivers Sportsbook to watch this year’s March Mania tournament on March 19 and 20 from 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. for $125* per person, per day. Each ticket includes a guaranteed seat in the sportsbook as well as access to the ultimate game-day buffet.
  • March Mania Tipoff Watch Party in The Event Center — Enjoy the March Mania tipoff watch party in The Event Center from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 19, for $50 per person. Tickets include an all-you-can-eat Philly-themed buffet.

Separate reservations are required for each party and can be booked at

RiversCasinoPhiladelphia.com.

*Discounted tickets are $75 from March 1-7.

  • March Mania Sportsbook Ticket Giveaway — From now through Sunday, March 15, guests will receive one entry into the March Mania Sportsbook ticket giveaway for every wager of $200 or greater on any college or professional basketball game. One winner will be selected at noon on Monday, March 16, to receive a March Mania prize pack.
  • UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero — Watch Israel Adesanya defend his UFC middleweight championship title against longtime contender Yoel Romero in the BetRivers Sportsbook on Saturday, March 7. Tickets are $10 and doors open at 10 p.m. For more information, please visit com/UFC248.

Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House — Enjoy the St. Patrick’s Day drink special and the Buck-a-Shuck offering at Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House:

  • Patrick’s Day Drink Special — From Thursday, March 12, through Sunday, March 22, Hugo’s will be offering a variety of St. Patrick’s Day specialty cocktails.
  • Buck-a-Shuck — Buck-a-Shuck days, featuring $1 oysters, are Thursdays from 5-8 p.m.

On Fridays and Saturdays in March, guests will enjoy live piano music in the casino’s first-class steakhouse from 6-10 p.m. Live music on Thursdays is from 5-9 p.m.

Mian — Enjoy the $18 lunch special at Mian this March:

  • $18 Lunch Special — From noon to 6 p.m. daily, guests can enjoy a four-course prix fixe special featuring fried rice, General Tso’s chicken, shrimp and scrambled eggs, and many other offerings on Mian’s lunch specials menu. Lunch specials include a small soup, two house-made shrimp rolls and choice of entrée, all for $18.

Jack’s Bar + Grill — Open Monday through Saturday from 11:30 a.m. until 2:00 a.m., and from 11 a.m. until 2 a.m. on Sundays, swing into at Jack’s for these March specials:

  • Happy Hour — Join us at Jack’s for Happy Hour from 5-7 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, where there are $5 food specials and a number of drink discounts, including $4 craft beers, $5 house wines and $6 specialty cocktails.
  • Sunday Brunch — Jack’s Bar + Grill is now serving a Sunday Brunch menu filled with a variety of classic breakfast eats and beautiful views of the waterfront. Reservations can be made through OpenTable.
  • Patrick’s Day Specials — On Tuesday, March 17, Jack’s will have a St. Patrick’s Day special featuring a variety of specialty drinks and $10 food specials.

Coffee Spot — The Coffee Spot, which proudly serves Starbucks coffee, delivers a variety of expertly roasted coffee products, fresh fruit smoothies and locally baked pastries. Try the Shamrock Frappuccino as the featured St. Patrick’s Day drink this March.

Promotions, Contests and Sweepstakes

2020 Jeep Compass Giveaway — Starting Sunday, March 1, Rush Rewards Members will receive one free entry into the 2020 Jeep Compass Giveaway and can earn additional entries for every 25 tier points earned. On Saturday, April 4 from 7-9:30 p.m., eight winners will be selected every 30 minutes to win a Rewards Points prize. At 10 p.m., one guest will be selected to win a 2020 Jeep Compass.

Progressive Payday March Earning — From Sunday, March 1, through Tuesday, March 31, Rush Rewards Members can earn a variable number of tier points to qualify for the three Progressive Payday drawings. Each guest will receive one entry into his or her respective drawing.

$25,000 Pot O Gold Sweepstakes — Starting Sunday March 1, through Saturday, March 7, Rush Rewards Members will receive one free entry into the $25,000 Pot O Gold sweepstakes and can earn additional entries for every 25 tier points earned. On Friday, March 6, and Saturday, March 7 from 7-9:30 p.m., five guests will be selected every 30 minutes to win a Reward Points prize. At 10 p.m., one guest will be selected to win $5,000 cash.

Sal “The Voice” Valentinetti Social Media Contest — From Monday, March 2, through Monday, March 16, guests who visit the Rivers Casino Philadelphia Facebook page, like and tag at least one Facebook friend in the corresponding “ticket giveaway” post, will be entered for a chance to win a pair of tickets to see Sal “The Voice” Valentinetti and a VIP Meet and Greet. On Monday, March 16 at noon, one winner will be selected.

Ultimate GNO Social Media Contest — From Monday, March 2, through Monday, April 6, guests can visit the Rivers Casino Philadelphia Facebook page and enter for a chance to win a Girl’s Night Out Prize pack, including a $200 gift card to Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House, 10,000 Rewards Points and four free tickets to the Thunder From Down Under show in The Event Center on Saturday, April 11. On Monday, April 6 at noon, two winners will be selected to win the prize packs.

$1 Million Mega Pick — Starting Wednesday, March 4, Rush Rewards Members can receive one entry into the $1 Million Mega Pick drawing by earning 50 tier points; max of five entries per day. Drawings will be held every Tuesday in March, starting March 10 at 5, 6, 7 and 8 p.m. At each drawing, six random numbers between 1 and 60 will be drawn from the Mega Pick Machine Ball Blower, guests who match all six numbers will win $1 Million Dollars.

Lucky Friday the 13th Hot Seat — On Friday, March 13, all Rush Rewards Members actively playing with their Rush Rewards Player’s Card at any slot machine or table game, will be eligible for the Lucky Friday the 13th Hot Seat. From 6-10 p.m., one guest will be selected every 13 minutes to win their share of $13,000 in prizes.

Spring Into Cash Sweepstakes — On Friday, March 27 from 8-10 p.m., all Rush Rewards Members will receive one free entry and can earn additional entries into the Spring Into Cash sweepstakes for every 25 tier points earned. From 8-9:30 p.m., eight guests will be selected every 30 minutes to win a Reward Points prize. At 10 p.m., one guest will be selected to win $10,000 cash.

Winning Wednesdays — Throughout the month of March, guests can enter the Winning Wednesday’s social media contest by liking the posts that highlight one slot machine each week on the Rivers Casino Philadelphia Facebook page. One guest will be selected every Wednesday at 4 p.m., to win 10,000 Rewards Points.  

Fan Pic Friday — Throughout the month of March, guests who post photos enjoying Rivers Casino Philadelphia on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using #RiversPhilly or the Rivers Casino Philadelphia location tag, will be entered for a chance to win 10,000 Reward Points. One guest will be selected every Friday and shared to all of Rivers Casino Philadelphia’s social media platforms. 

Follow the Cash Social Media Giveaway — It pays to follow Rivers Casino Philadelphia on Instagram. Follow @RiversCasinoPhiladelphia on Instagram for a chance to win $1,000. One lucky winner will be announced on Monday, April 6. 

To learn more about Rivers Casino Philadelphia, please visit RiversCasino.com/Philadelphia.

Rivers Poker Room

$100,000 Guaranteed, Two-Day Big Rush Tournament — The Rivers Casino Poker Room will host the Big Rush, two-day No Limit Texas Hold’em poker tournament from Thursday, March 26, through Sunday, March 29. Players receive 30,000 starting stacks for a $340 buy-in; levels last 30 minutes on Day 1, and 45 minutes on Day 2. This is a two-day tournament, with a guaranteed prize pool of $100,000. Satellites for the tournament will be held March 23-25 at 7:15 p.m. and is an $85 buy in.

Big Rush Tournament Seat Drawing — Guests can win a seat into the Rivers Big Rush tournament by visiting the poker page on the casino website to fill out the entry form. The winner will be selected on Tuesday, March 24. 

No-Limit Texas Hold ’em March Tournament Schedule*:

  • 11:15 a.m. Sundays — $150 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 7:15 p.m. Mondays — $125 entry, $4,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 7:15 p.m. Wednesdays — $125 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 11:15 a.m. Saturdays — $65 entry

*Note: On March 23, 25, 28 and 29, the regularly scheduled tournament will be replaced with by the Big Rush or satellite tournament.  

Daily High Hands — As Philadelphia’s first and only poker room, Rivers features more than $250,000 worth of high hands in March. The high-hand promotion is offered daily, and players can win between $200 and $500 high hands at varying times.

Bad Beat Jackpot — The current Bad Beat Jackpot is $100,000, and the minimum qualifying hand is quad 2s.

Events and Entertainment

Chinese Spring Festival of the Arts — Rivers Casino Philadelphia is proud to host the Chinese Spring Festival of the Arts, featuring one-of-a-kind performances in the casino’s Event Center on Saturday, March 7, at 9 p.m. Guests of all ages are welcome to enjoy an array of ultra-talented acts — everything from live music to martial arts and even traditional Chinese dances. Free tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis the evening of the show at The Event Center box office beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Sal “The Voice” Valentinetti — Back by popular demand, “America’s Got Talent” alum, Sal “The Voice” Valentinetti will bring his flawless vocals, classic crooner sounds and larger-than-life personality to The Event Center at Rivers Casino Philadelphia on Friday, March 20, at 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale now.

To stay up to date on all entertainment, to buy tickets or learn more about Rivers Casino Philadelphia, please visit RiversCasinoPhiladelphia.com.

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ABOUT RIVERS CASINO PHILADELPHIA
Located along the Delaware Riverfront in Philadelphia, Rivers Casino Philadelphia, formerly SugarHouse Casino, features 1,755 slots, 106 table games, 65 hybrid gaming seats, a 28-table poker room and a designated sportsbook area for live sports betting. The casino offers seven distinctive restaurants and bars — among them are Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House, Mian and Geno’s Steaks — riverfront views, live performances in The Event Center, free parking, and promotions and giveaways daily. Rivers, which opened as SugarHouse Casino in 2010, employs approximately 1,600 Team Members and has been voted a great place to work in Philadelphia. Rivers Casino Philadelphia is owned and operated by Rush Street Gaming and its affiliates. For more information, visit RiversCasino.com/Philadelphia.

MEDIA CONTACT:
Jeff Shurilla
For Rivers Casino Philadelphia
267-932-8760, ext. 304
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