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Rivers Casino Philadelphia earns 21 'Best of Gaming' awards

11 August 2023

(PRESS RELEASE) -- Rivers Casino Philadelphia earned 21 Best of Gaming Awards, including seven first-place honors from Casino Player and Strictly Slots magazines. For the third straight year, the BetRivers Sportsbook was named "Best Overall Sportsbook" in Pennsylvania, and for the second straight year, was voted "Best Sportsbook Promotions."

Additionally, for the second straight year, Rivers won “Best Poker Tournaments” and “Best Table Games,” which include blackjack, roulette, craps and more. Rivers earned first place in the following categories:

- Best Overall Sportsbook, BetRivers Sportsbook
- Best Sportsbook Promotions, BetRivers Sportsbook
- Best Table Games
- Best Blackjack
- Best Poker Tournaments
- Best VIP Lounge
- Best Non-Smoking Casino/Area

Rivers Casino Philadelphia has been acknowledged in multiple categories of honors awarded to Pennsylvania’s gaming and entertainment destinations. These accolades are based on votes from readers of the magazines.

“Having the best Pennsylvania sportsbook for the third year in a row is a credit to our entire hardworking BetRivers Sportsbook team,” said Eric Althaus, general manager of Rivers Casino Philadelphia. “Thanks to our guests and Casino Player readers for voting us No. 1 in seven categories.”

BetRivers Sportsbook — PA’s Best Overall Sportsbook

As Pennsylvania’s Best Overall Sportsbook, BetRivers is the place to catch this month’s baseball and football action. Betting kiosks throughout the casino are open 24/7, while writer windows are open during select times.

The BetRivers Sportsbook is the place to watch and wager on all of August’s baseball, soccer, football, tennis and golf action. In addition to the daily game broadcasts, the following Philadelphia pro football preseason games will be featured in the sportsbook:

- Saturday, 12 August, at 7 p.m., Baltimore at Philadelphia
- Thursday, 17 August, at 7:30 p.m., Philadelphia vs. Cleveland
- Thursday, 24 August, at 8 p.m., Philadelphia vs. Indianapolis

Sunday Funday

Additionally, celebrate baseball season and win great weekly prizes in the BetRivers Sportsbook by playing trivia every Sunday in August. Guests can play anytime by simply scanning the sportsbook QR code with their mobile device. The monthly winner will win four tickets to a Philadelphia home baseball game. Additionally, from 2 to 6 p.m., live trivia will be offered along with music. The featured drinks are $2 Miller Lite beers and Simply Spiked Lemonade.

The casino hosts 33 kiosks for the sportsbook, available around the clock. You can cash tickets at any time, and there are specific hours when the writer windows are open.

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