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News Release | Pittsburgh, PA Posted on 11.01.18

The holiday season begins at the ‘Burgh’s casino

PITTSBURGH — Nov. 1, 2018 — The holiday season has arrived and so has November’s promotions and entertainment at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh. Enter for the chance to win $50,000 in the Queen of Hearts drawing, a million dollars in the Penguins Shoot for $1 Million drawing and enjoy a special Thanksgiving Buffet at the Burgh’s hotspot.

Gaming Promotions

Penguins Shoot for $1 Million — Penguins fans who attend a home game can redeem their ticket at the Players Club starting at 8 a.m. the next day through 72 hours after the start of the game for a chance to qualify for a shot to win $1 million in April 2019. Guests with a Pens ticket can play a kiosk game for a chance to qualify for the finale drawing on Saturday, April 13, to win $1 million among other great prizes.

Rivers Reel Slot League — The Rivers Reel Slot League tournament will continue on Tuesday, Nov. 13, from 4-7 p.m. Players who score in the top 50 will win $100 Free Slot Play with $1,000 in Free Slot Play awarded to first place.

$100,000 Wheel or Deal Drawings — On Saturdays in November at 2 and 8 p.m., all Rush Rewards Members who earn 25 points on their Club Card from June 1 through Dec. 29 will have the chance to be called at each drawing and win Free Slot Play up to $2,500 from spinning the wheel or $5,000 cash from a numbered suitcase.

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

American Red Cross $10 for $10 Free Slot Play or Match Play — On Thursdays, Nov. 1 and 8, and Saturdays, Nov. 3 and 10, from noon to 8 p.m., guests can donate $10 cash to American Red Cross and receive $10 Free Slot Play or $10 Match Play. The donation table is located in front of Cíao.

Table Games

Party Pit — On Thursdays in November, 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, Nov. 29, at 9 p.m.


Full House Ladder Promotion — Each Monday and Thursday in November, guests will have the chance to win cash at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. in the Poker Room. Hit a qualifying full house and win your share of $11,200 cash on Mondays and $24,000 cash on Thursdays.

Hand of the Hour Promotion — Each Tuesday and Sunday in November, guests will have a chance to win cash at 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. in the Poker Room. Hit a qualifying hand to have an opportunity to win your share of $12,800 cash.

High Hand Promotion — Rush Rewards members playing at a live, qualifying cash table on Wednesdays in November from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 4 a.m. are eligible to win $200 cash. The total maximum payout is $12,800 cash.

November High Hands — On Fridays and Saturdays in November, players with a full house or better will be eligible for the next qualifying period and use both hole cards for a chance to win the maximum payout of $82,400 cash. 

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

Dining and Live Entertainment

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.

Veterans Day Buffet — On Sunday, Nov. 11, veterans and active military are invited to enjoy a free Veterans Day brunch in Grand View Buffet from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The brunch features mouth-watering selections including honey glazed ham, Eggs Benedict, cinnamon bun French toast and other delicious selections. Guests must present a valid military or veterans ID.

Rivers Music

Visit Levels in November to hear:

Nov. 1          DJ NIN

Nov. 2          DJ Rambo

Nov. 3          DJ Jan Jursa

Nov. 8          DJ NIN

Nov. 9          DJ Digital Dave

Nov. 10       DJ Cake

Nov. 15       TJ the DJ

Nov. 16       DJ Rambo

Nov. 17       DJ Cake

Nov. 21       DJ Digital Dave

Nov. 23       TJ the DJ

Nov. 24       DJ Digital Dave

Nov. 29       DJ Rambo

Nov. 30       DJ Cake

Visit Drum Bar in November to hear:

Nov. 2          MCG Jazz Presents Jared Sims

Nov. 3          Velveeta

Nov. 9          Dancing Queen

Nov. 10       Tres Lads

Nov. 16      Tony Janflone Jr.

Nov. 17      Bon Journey

Nov. 21      Walk of Shame

Nov. 23      Jeff Jimerson and Airborne

Nov. 24       Artistree

Nov. 30       Nieds Hotel Band

To stay up-to-date on all entertainment, gaming promotions, rules and regulations, stop by the Rush Rewards Players Club, or visit