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Rivers Casino's August promotions and entertainment

31 July 2018

(PRESS RELEASE) -- Summertime stays sizzlin’ at the North Shore’s premier entertainment destination. Guests can play their way to win $100,000 in cash and Free Slot Play prizes in Riversopoly, enter for a chance to win a brand new 2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia TI Sport or have the chance to win top prizes in table games drawings.

Gaming promotions
$100K Riversopoly — On Saturdays in August at 2 and 8 p.m., qualified winners will play a board game to win prizes varying from $250 Free Slot Play to $5,000 cash. The qualifying winners will be invited back on Saturday, 1 September, to receive their entry into the finale drawing for the chance to win a top prize of $50,000 cash.

2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia TI Sport Drawing — On Sunday, 5 August, 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 brand new 2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia TI Sport.

$40,000 Anniversary Extravaganza — All Rush Rewards Players Club members can earn one entry for every 25 points earned for the $40,000 anniversary drawings from 1 August through 7:59 p.m. on 9 August. On 9 August, there will be drawings at noon, 2, 4, 6 and 8 p.m., followed by the finale drawing where 20 winners will be called and one lucky guest will win $9,000 cash.

Rivers Reel Slot League — The Rivers Reel Slot League tournament will continue on Tuesday, 14 August, 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.

$10,000 Jackpot Drawing — Guests will earn one entry for every taxable jackpot won on a slot machine from 25 July through 29 August. At 6 and 8 p.m. on Wednesday, 29 August, 10 jackpot winners will be announced to win their share of $5,000 Free Slot Play at each drawing.

Alzheimer’s Association — All month long, guests can donate their extra slot vouchers and table chips to Alzheimer’s Association, a leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.

$10 for $10 Free Slot Play or Match Play — On Thursday, 2 August, and Saturday, 4 August, from noon to 8 p.m., guests can donate $10 cash to Alzheimer’s Association and receive $10 Free Slot Play or $10 Match Play.

New Member — During the month of August, any guest who signs up for a Rush Rewards Players Club Card that earns 250 same day points, can swipe at a kiosk for prizes ranging from $10 to $1,000 Free Slot Play.

Table games
Party Pit — On Thursdays in August, guests will have the chance to win 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 and blackjack. Guests can also 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, 30 August, at 9 p.m.

Lucky 8’s Drawings — All Rush Rewards Players Club members who have a qualifying hand playing Mini and Midi Baccarat have the chance to earn entries into the weekly drawings based on an 8 point Dragon Bonus or Natural 8 Winning Wager. On 8 and 18 August, guests can earn two bonus entries with winning bets. Drawings will be 5, 12, 19 and 26 August. All winning guests will receive a winner’s letter inviting them back on 26 August for the finale drawing to win $4,000 cash.

High/Low Drawings — On Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m., five winners will be called at each drawing for the chance to win cash or play the high/low game. Guests will receive entries based on winning side bets and/or progressive wagers on qualifying games. Guests’ entries will only be good for that week’s drawings on Friday and Saturday.

Full House Ladder Promotion — Each Tuesday in August, guests will have the chance to win cash at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. in the Poker Room. Hit a qualifying full house and win your share of $19,200 cash.

August High Hands — Rush Rewards members playing at a live, qualifying cash table on Fridays in August, are eligible to win $200 cash prizes from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mystery High Hands — Each Monday, Thursday and Saturday in August, guests playing in a live qualifying cash game with the highest hand during the qualifying period will pick from a pull tab board, numbered 1 to 232, to determine their prize ranging from $100 to $10,000 cash. Five Top Prizes of $10,000 cash are available.

Hand of the Hour Promotions — Each Wednesday in August, guests who have a qualifying hand of aces will win their share of $15,000 cash.

For more information on all poker promotions, please visit the Rivers Casino Poker Room or online.

Dining and live entertainment
Happy Hour — Enjoy happy hour 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.

Trivia Night — Visit Levels Lounge for Trivia Night on Wednesdays from 6-8 p.m. Guests who sign up will receive a $10 Free Slot Play or Match Play voucher. Prizes range from $50 to $100 in Free Slot Play, Match Play and Rivers dining gift cards for the top three trivia contest winners.

Live on the River — Enjoy the free Live on the River concert series this month at 7 p.m. with the following shows:
  • Friday, 3 August: Joe Gruschecky/Billy Price
  • Friday, 10 August: Earth, Wind & Fire/Temptations Tribute

Rivers Rumble IX In The Cage — On Saturday, 11 August, at 7 p.m., the Rivers Casino amphitheater will be open for all ages to attend a much anticipated boxing match. Tickets begin at $30 and can be purchased at the Rivers Casino Gift Shop or online. Tickets also include $10 Match Play upon arrival.

Rivers music
Visit Levels in August to hear:
2 August -- DJ Cake
3 August -- DJ Digital Dave
4 August -- DJ Rambo
9 August -- DJ Cake
10 August -- DJ NIN
11 August -- DJ Cake
16 August -- DJ Rambo
17 August -- DJ Digital Dave
18 August -- TJ the DJ
23 August -- DJ NIN
24 August -- DJ Rambo
25 August -- DJ Cake
30 August -- DJ Rambo
31 August -- DJ Digital Dave

Visit Drum Bar in August to hear:
3 August -- Tres Lads
4 August -- The Bill Henry Band
10 August -- Desert Highway - Eagles Tribute Band
11 August -- MCG Jazz Presents Freddi Shehadi with Marty Ashby, Kip Reed and Tony Martucci
17 August -- Totally 80s
18 August -- Ferris Bueller’s Revenge
24 August -- Tony Janflone Jr.
25 August -- Artistree
31 August -- Jeff Jimerson and Airborne

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