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News Release | Pittsburgh, PA Posted on 01.02.19

2019 is here … celebrate at Rivers Casino!

PITTSBURGH — Jan. 2, 2019 — New Year’s resolutions and new gaming promotions … kick off 2019 with Rivers Casino. Enter for the chance to win a total prize of $5,900 in Free Slot Play in the Rivers Reel Slot League, a million dollars in the Penguins Shoot for $1 Million or $50,000 cash in the Rivers’ RINGO Drawings.

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, 2019, to win $1 million among other great prizes. Don’t miss our monthly drawings on Tuesday, Jan. 1, and Thursday, Jan. 3, at 2, 6 and 8 p.m. for a chance to win a top prize of $5,000 and a qualifying entry into the finale drawing.

$100,000 Rivers’ RINGO Drawings and Finale — On Saturdays in January, Rush Members who earn 25 points can be picked to win various amounts of Free Slot Play with a minimum prize of $250 in Free Slot Play and a top prize of $5,000 cash. Each winner will qualify for the finale on Saturday, March 2, for the chance to walk away with $50,000 cash.

$10,000 Jackpot Drawing — Guests will earn one entry for every taxable jackpot won on a slot machine from Dec. 26 through Jan. 30. On Wednesday, Jan. 30, 10 jackpot winners at 6 and 8 p.m. will be announced to win their share of $5,000 Free Slot Play at each drawing.

Over $40,000 Mad Money Mania Drawings — Drawings at 2:15 and 7:15 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 31, will give guests with 25 points earned since Aug. 1 the chance to battle for a top prize of $10,000 cash.

New Member — During the month of January, any guest who signs up for a Rush Rewards Players Club Card will receive an exclusive New Member Offer! All members who earn 250 same day points, can swipe at a kiosk for prizes ranging from $10 to $1,000 in Free Slot Play.

A Giving Heart $10 for $10 Free Slot Play or Match Play — On Thursday, Jan. 3, and Saturday, Jan. 5, from noon to 8 p.m., guests can donate $10 cash to A Giving Heart and receive $10 Free Slot Play or $10 Match Play.

Table Games

Party Pit — On Thursdays in January, guests have the chance to win prizes in hot seat drawings every 30 minutes starting at 6 p.m. and ending at 2 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, Jan. 31, at 9 p.m.

Winter Wheel of Cash Drawings — At 9 p.m. on every Friday and Saturday of the month, five guests, with winning side bets and/or progressive wagers on qualifying games, will be called at each drawing. The 80 winners for the months of January and February will each spin the cash wheel to determine what prize they will win. Prizes range from $100 to $2,000 cash.


Full House Ladder Promotion — Each Monday in January, 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.

Hand of the Hour Promotion — Each Tuesday and Sunday in January, 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 $14,400 cash.

January Mystery High Hands — On Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays in January, players with a high hand will be displayed in the room and announced to all players during the qualifying periods. The player who has the highest hand during the qualifying periods will win cash. The total maximum promotional payout is $121,600 cash.

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

Rivers Music

Visit Levels in January to hear:

Jan. 3          DJ NIN

Jan. 4          TJ the DJ

Jan. 5          DJ Cake

Jan. 10        DJ Rambo

Jan. 11        DJ NIN

Jan. 12        DJ Cake

Jan. 17        DJ NIN

Jan. 18        DJ Rambo

Jan. 19        DJ Digital Dave

Jan. 24        DJ Rambo

Jan. 25        TJ the DJ

Jan. 26        DJ Cake

Jan. 31        DJ Digital Dave

Visit Drum Bar in January to hear:

Jan. 4          Jeff Jimerson & Airborne

Jan. 5          Nieds Hotel Band

Jan. 11        Michael Christopher Band

Jan. 12        Dancing Queen

Jan. 18       Platinum

Jan. 19       Jim Donovan and the Sun King Warriors

Jan. 25       Old Skool

Jan. 26        Billy the Kid

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