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Rivers Casino Pittsburgh moves to 75 percent capacity

1 April 2021

(PRESS RELEASE) -- Effective 4 April, Rivers Casino Pittsburgh’s maximum occupancy limit increases to 75%, as does the indoor dining capacity, per the governor’s 15 March announcement. In addition, Rivers Casino has new food and beverage, sportsbook, and entertainment offerings this April.

Food & Beverage Updates

Effective 4 April, indoor dining at all Rivers Casino restaurants will be raised to 75 percent capacity, per the Allegheny County Health Department and the Commonwealth. Alcohol will be permitted without the purchase of food, and beverage service on the casino floor will also resume. Outdoor covered seating is located in the Rideshare/Bus Lobby area for takeout meals, and patios are now open. Masks must be worn at all times, except when eating or drinking.

Gaming Floor Bars — Spiral Bar will be open daily at 9 a.m., the sportsbook bar will be open in the afternoons, Drum Bar will be open on the weekends, and service bars will be open.

Martorano’s Prime — Martorano’s Prime is open Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday from 5-11 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 5 p.m. to midnight.

Wheelhouse Bar & Grill — Wheelhouse hours are Sunday through Thursday from noon to 10 p.m., Friday and Saturday from noon to midnight.

FLIPT — FLIPT is open Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.

Mian — Mian is open from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. Thursday through Monday, and is closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Ciao Special — For the month of April, every Monday through Wednesday from noon to 7 p.m., Ciao will be offering $1.50 shrimp cocktail exclusively to Rush Rewards Card holders. Guests who do not have a players club card are able to purchase shrimp cocktail for $4 apiece, with a limit of two cups per guest. Ciao is open Sunday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., Thursday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Hot Dog Cart — On Fridays from 5-11 p.m., and Saturdays from noon to 11 p.m., a hot dog cart will be available for guests right outside of the BetRivers Sportsbook area. Hot dogs are $2 with Players Club Cards and $3 without. The cart also offers nachos, chips and soft drinks.

BetRivers Sportsbook

BetRivers Sportsbook writer windows are open during select times, and kiosks are open 24/7. And don’t forget, with Rush Rewards Players Club Cards, sports fans who accumulate $1,000 in bets will earn $5 in comp points to be used throughout the casino.

March Mania

For the Final Four and Championship Game of the men’s college basketball tournament, Rivers Casino Pittsburgh will host reserved-seating viewing parties in BetRivers Sportsbook. Reserved seats are available in BetRivers Sportsbook on April 3 and April 5 with games TBD.

BetRivers Sportsbook Seating — Guests interested in purchasing a reserved seat for BetRivers Sportsbook will have the option of booths or lounge chairs. Pricing starts at $30 for lounge chairs and goes up to $200 for a booth that seats up to six. The BetRivers Sportsbook writer windows will open at 10 a.m. and will close at the conclusion of the last game. BetRivers betting kiosks are open 24/7.

All individual and group reservations are single-day only, and guests will have the option to wager. Hundreds of betting options are available for the tournament, including in-game betting and prop bets. Reserve your seat or table now at

Golf’s Main Event Promotion — BetRivers Sportsbook guests that make a bet of $25 or more on the Masters will receive a physical entry for a drawing on Saturday, April 10. Entries are earned from Monday, 5 April, to Saturday, 10 April. Ten winners will be drawn for the qualifying drawings at 5, 6, and 7 p.m. There will be a top prize of Callaway Clubs at the 7:30 p.m. finale.

Casino Updates/Gaming Promotions

Valet — Valet parking is now open and is available 24 hours a day. Additionally, the smoking area has been relocated to the Rideshare/Bus Lobby area.

Gift Shop — The Rivers Casino Gift Shop is now open, and all guests are welcome. The gift shop offers everything from Pittsburgh hometown sports apparel to a few local candy favorites. The hours are Sunday through Thursday from noon to 8 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from noon to 10 p.m.

New Members — During the month of April, any guest who signs up for a Rush Rewards Players Club Card will receive an exclusive new member offer. All new members will receive $5 in Free Slot Play and a chance to win $250 in rewards—$150 gift card to Martorano’s Prime, $50 gift shop voucher, and $50 Free Slot Play or Match Play. Once the member is signed up, they must swipe at a promotional kiosk to receive their Free Slot Play and receive their entry into the New Member Drawing.

$10,000 Jackpot Drawing — Guests who win a taxable jackpot on a slot machine from 7:51 p.m. on 31 March through 7:50 p.m. on 28 April will receive an entry for the $10,000 Jackpot Drawings on Wednesday, April 28, at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. At each drawing, 10 guests will be selected to win a share of $10,000 in Free Slot Play.


The Rivers Poker Room is open 24 hours Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. Friday through 6 a.m. Monday, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

April High Hands — Rivers Casino Pittsburgh will be running a high-hand promotion every Sunday, Monday and Wednesday in April. Players with a winning high hand at qualifying tables will win cash during select times.


Scott, Rob and Greg of The Clarks — Scott, Rob and Greg of The Clarks will perform, to a sold-out crowd, their classic soft rock songs during an all-acoustic set in The Event Center on Friday, 2 April, at 7 p.m. Food and beverage will be available for purchase in the room.

The Bill Henry Band — The Bill Henry Band will bring its R&B show — featuring hits off their album "Ride," including their #1 Indie Soul track "Slow Down" — to The Event Center at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh on Saturday, 24 April, at 7 p.m. Tickets are now on sale at or the Rivers Casino Gift Shop.

Live DJs — Visit BetRivers Sportsbook and Martorano’s Prime in April to hear live DJs on the weekends from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. in the Sportsbook and 7-11 p.m. in Martorano’s Prime.

BetRivers Sportsbook DJs

April 2 & 23: DJ Digital Dave; April 3, 16, 17, 24 & 30: TJ the DJ; April 9 & 10: DJ Cake

Social Media

Twitter Tuesday — Every Tuesday in April, any guest who uses the Rivers Casino Pittsburgh hashtag #RiversTuesday will be entered into a random drawing to win $50 Free Slot Play.

Wheelhouse Wednesday — Every Wednesday in April, any guest who likes a photo on Rivers Casino Pittsburgh’s Instagram will be entered into a random drawing to win a $50 gift card to Wheelhouse.

Facebook Friday — Every Friday in April, any guest who answers the question on Rivers Casino Pittsburgh’s Facebook page will be entered into a random drawing to win $25 Free Slot Play.

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