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News Release | Pittsburgh, PA Posted on 12.19.18

The confetti is cuedget ready to count down!

PITTSBURGH — Dec. 19, 2018 — Music and menus, parties and promotions … Celebrate New Year’s Eve at the North Shore’s premier entertainment destination. With a variety of entertainment and diverse dining options, Rivers Casino is the place to welcome in the new year. You’re not going to want to miss it.

Banquet Bash

Join the Rivers revelry for the biggest party in Pittsburgh. The New Year’s Eve celebration takes place on Monday, Dec. 31, from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. in the second-level banquet space. Event tickets are $50 and include dancing, hot appetizers, party favors, a balloon drop and confetti celebration at midnight, and more. Tickets are available for purchase online at or at the Rivers Casino Gift Shop. 

Mealtime Magnificence

The party starts well before midnight at Rivers Casino’s restaurants. On New Year’s Eve day, Grand View Buffet is offering lunch from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for $14.99 plus tax, dinner from 3:30 to 10 p.m. for $24.99 and a late-night breakfast buffet from midnight to 2 a.m. for $6.99 plus tax. The late-night breakfast menu includes scrambled eggs, sausage, home fries, French toast, grilled ham steak and assorted pastries.

Andrew’s Steak & Seafood is offering an exclusive prix fixe menu for $75 per person, not including drinks, tax or gratuity. The special menu includes a variety of action stations: raw bar, risotto, hot appetizers, salad bar and assorted desserts. Plated entrée choices include filet mignon, bone-in ribeye, lemon thyme chicken or Skuna Bay salmon—all served with Boursin whipped potatoes, haricots verts, baby carrots and Brussels sprouts. Lobster tail may be added to any entrée for an additional charge.

Endless Entertainment

For those on property at midnight, there will be a special celebration throughout the casino. And there will be plenty of opportunities to enjoy live entertainment all day:

  • Levels Lounge will host DJ Digital Dave from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and DJ Cake from 1 p.m. to 1 a.m.
  • Chris Higbee (Acoustic) will be performing at the Promo Stage from 8 – 11 p.m.
  • Velveeta will be rocking Drum Bar from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. and DJ Rambo will provide entertainment from 1 – 3 a.m.

Holiday Party Promotions

For guests looking to play table games and slots during the holiday, there are plenty of gaming promotions that will add to the excitement. Guests who’ve earned entries from July 1 through the drawing times of 7, 9 and 11 p.m. on Dec. 31, and 1 a.m. on Jan. 1, have the chance to split $40,000 Cash and Free Slot Play. Guests can also participate in the $50,000 High Limit Slots Bonus Jackpot Drawing for the opportunity to walk away with a share of Cash and Free Slot Play.

“Rivers Casino is the place to be on New Year’s Eve,” said Andrea Kleinrock-Marmion, vice president of food and beverage at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh. “The entertainment options are endless and the meal specials at Andrew’s and Grand View are sure to get the festivities started.”

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