Supertramp’s Roger Hodgson and Cedric “The Entertainer” performances and more 

PHILADELPHIA — June 29, 2018 — Rivers Casino Philadelphia is sizzling this summer with performances in The Event Center from Supertramp’s Roger Hodgson on July 13, at 9 p.m. and Cedric “The Entertainer” & Friends on July 21, at 8 p.m. Guests have the chance to win a share of $15,000 Free Slot Play and cash with the Monthly Jackpot Bonus.

Promotions, Contests & Sweepstakes

$15,000 Monthly Jackpot Bonus — On Monday, July 2, at 8 p.m., jackpot winners have the chance to win their share of $15,000 Free Slot Play and cash. Qualifying participants who hit a jackpot of $1,200 or more in June will be eligible to participate in this month’s jackpot drawing.

$40,000 Summer Sizzle Slot Tournament — On Thursdays in July from 5-8 p.m. Rush Rewards members can participate in the Summer Sizzle Slot Tournament at the slot machines in front of Fishtown Hops. Each week, the top 50 scorers will earn various prizes, with the highest scorer winning $1,000 cash. Also, any member that plays all four weeks will be entered into a drawing to win a share of more than $10,000 in Free Play and cash.

$20,000 Mini Baccarat Sit & Go Tournament — On Wednesdays in July from 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Rush Rewards members can participate in the $20,000 Mini Baccarat Sit & Go Tournament in the Asian Gaming room.

Rivers Casino Philadelphia Poker Room

No Limit Texas Hold’em July Tournament Schedule:

  • 11 a.m. Sun. – $150 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool (deepstack, 30k starting chips)
  • 7 p.m. Mon. – $125 entry, $4,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 7 p.m. Tues. – $125 entry, $25 bounty
  • 7 p.m. Wed. – $125 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool (July 11, 18 and 25)
  • 11 a.m. Sat. – $45 entry, beginner’s tournament

Daily High Hands — It’s non-stop action in the Rivers Casino Philadelphia Poker Room with a winner every 30 minutes during the designated time periods of the daily high hand promotion. Texas Hold’em games that contribute to the jackpot are eligible for this promotion that will award $200 or $300 for each high hand.

Instant High Hand Progressive Jackpots — Every qualifying hand at a cash table in the Poker Room will instantly earn a progressive jackpot. All four-of-a-kind and straight flush hands will earn between $50 and $599, except the royal flush which will never pay less than $200 and increases until it is hit. This is a 24/7 promotion.  In addition, all Instant High Hands hit between 2 a.m. and 3 p.m. every day will pay double the jackpot amount (except the royal flush).

For more information on tournament and promotions, please visit RiversPoker.com or call the Poker Room at 215-717-3883.

Food & Beverage

Fishtown Hops Outdoor Patio — Fishtown Hops’ beer garden offers delicious bites including Hoppy Wings, Original Philly House-Made Cheesesteak Rolls, Cajun Crusted Tuna, and more, plus a selection of local brews and craft cocktails. The hours of operation are Wednesday and Thursday from 4-10 p.m., Fridays from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m., Saturdays from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. and Sundays from 2-10 p.m. Happy hour is from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.

  • Quizzo — On Wednesdays from 7-10 p.m., guests can participate in a game of Quizzo to put their trivia skills to the test.  

Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House — On Fridays and Saturdays in July, guests will enjoy live piano music in the casino’s first-class steakhouse from 6-10 p.m.

  • Buck-A-Shuck — On Thursdays, guests can enjoy $1 oysters. 

Events & Entertainment

Supertramp’s Roger Hodgson — Worldwide rock phenomenon Roger Hodgson of Supertramp will perform his classic songs at The Event Center at Rivers Casino Philadelphia on Friday, July 13, at 9 p.m.

Cedric “The Entertainer” & Friends — Known for his crowd-pleasing performances, Cedric “The Entertainer” & Friends will bring a night of laughter to The Event Center at Rivers Casino Philadelphia on Saturday, July 21, at 8 p.m. Tickets for the show cost from $79 to $99 and can be purchased on RiversEntertainment.com.

MMA Ring of Combat — On Saturday, July 28, from 7-11 p.m., Dead Serious Promotions presents Ring of Combat MMA in The Event Center at Rivers Casino Philadelphia. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Fishtown Hops — Dance to live new music and classics by local bands and DJs from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays at Fishtown Hops:

  • Friday, July 6: Shorty Long & the Jersey Horns with DJ Joey Catz
  • Saturday, July 7: Slippery When Wet (Bon Jovi Tribute Band) with DJ Mikey B
  • Friday, July 13: Fish Out of Water with DJ April
  • Saturday, July 14: Legacy with DJ Joey Catz
  • Friday, July 20: Don’t Call Me Francis with DJ Naj
  • Saturday, June 21: The Loop with DJ Oz
  • Friday, July 27: The Beat Tells (Beatles Tribute Band) with DJ John Lee
  • Saturday, July 28: The Exceptions with DJ Oz

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


Rivers, which opened in September 2010 as Philly’s casino, features 1,891 slots, 103 table games, a 28-table poker room, fun and unique dining options, riverfront views, and free on-site parking. The casino employs approximately 1,500 people and has been voted a “Best Place to Work” by the Philadelphia Business Journal for seven consecutive years and a “Top Workplace” by Philly.com for six straight years. For more information, visit RiversCasino.com.

Jeff Shurilla
For Rivers Casino Philadelphia
267-932-8760, ext. 304
[email protected]