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News Release | Pittsburgh, PA Posted on 02.28.19

This month offers many opportunities to ‘get lucky’ on the North Shore

PITTSBURGH — Feb. 28, 2019 — Start off spring with new gaming promotions at Rivers Casino. Enter for the chance to win $30,000 in Free Slot Play in the High Limit Jackpot Drawing, $100,000 in the Rivers RINGO Drawing and a 2019 Cadillac XT5 or Jeep Wrangler Sahara.

Entertainment and Gaming Promotions

“March Mania” Viewing Party — For opening weekend of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, Rivers Casino Pittsburgh will host both FREE and reserved-seating viewing parties in Rivers Sportsbook and The Event Center. From Thursday, March 21, through Sunday, March 24, Rivers’ guests can watch all first-round basketball games starting at noon through the last game of the day at Rivers’ “March Mania.” All individual and group reservations are single-day only. Visit or the Rivers Gift Shop to purchase tickets.

Penguins Shoot for $1 Million — Penguins fans who attend a home game can redeem their ticket at the Players Club for a chance to qualify for a shot to win $1 million in April 2019. Ticket redemption begins at 8 a.m. the day following a game, up until 72 hours after the start of the game. 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, March 5, and Thursday, March 7, 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.

Penguins Passport Bracket Challenge — On Sunday, March 17, one lucky Rivers Penguins Passport Winner will win $100 Free Slot Play per week for one year and have a one-in-twenty chance to win a 2019-2020 Private Jet Experience for them and five friends to the Tampa Game, plus a private suite including accommodations and $5,000 spending money. Earn entries at Rivers Sportsbook and the blackjack tables.

$100,000 Rivers’ RINGO Drawings and Finale — Rush Rewards Members who have earned 25 points on their Players Club Card from Jan. 1 through March 2 can be picked to win $200 in Free Slot Play at the 2 and 8 p.m. wild card drawings. Each winner qualifies for the finale on Saturday, March 2, for the chance to walk away with $50,000 cash.

$10,000 Jackpot Drawing — Guests who have won a taxable jackpot on a slot machine from Feb. 27 through March 27, will receive an entry for the Jackpot Drawing on Wednesday, March 27, at 6 and 8 p.m. At each drawing, 10 guests will be selected to win their share of $5,000 in Free Slot Play.

$30,000 High Limit Jackpot Drawing — Guests who win a taxable jackpot in the high limit slot area from Feb. 27 through March 30, will receive an entry into the High Limit Jackpot Drawings on Saturday, March 30, at 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. At each of the final drawings, 10 guests will have the chance to win their share of $15,000 in Free Slot Play at each drawing.

2019 Cadillac XT5 Drawing — On Sunday, March 3, at 1, 4, and 7 p.m., Rush Rewards Members who’ve earned entries from Oct. 1 through March 3 will be entered into qualifying drawings. At the finale drawing, 10 winners will have a chance to win $1,000 in Free Slot Play or a 2019 Cadillac XT5.

2019 Jeep Wrangler Sahara Drawing — On Sunday, March 31, at 1, 4, and 7 p.m., Rush Rewards Members who’ve earned entries since Oct. 1 will be entered into qualifying drawings. At the finale drawing, 10 winners will have a chance to win $1,000 in Free Slot Play or a 2019 Jeep Wrangler Sahara.

Dollar Days — Each Tuesday in March, all Rush Rewards Members actively playing on qualifying $1 denomination slot machines will have the chance at more. On March 5 and March 26, 3x point multipliers; on March 12, $10 in Free Slot Play for every 1,000 points from 8 a.m. through 11:59 p.m.; and on March 19, $250 in Free Slot Play from the hot seat drawings.

River’s Roll For Gold Drawings and Finale — On the last four Saturdays in March and continuing throughout the month of April, all members who earn 25 points on their Rush Rewards Player’s Club Cards from March 1 through May 4 will be eligible for the monthly qualifying drawings at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. At each qualifying drawing, 10 guests will roll for a chance to win various amounts of Free Slot Play with a minimum prize of $200 Free Slot Play, as well as a grand prize of $5,000 cash. At the finale drawing on May 4, the qualifying winners will win actual gold with a Top Prize of a 10-ounce gold bar.

New Member — During the month of March, any guest who signs up for a Rush Rewards Player’s 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.

$10 for $10 Center for Victims Free Slot Play or Match Play — On March 7 and 9 from noon to 8 p.m., all Rush Rewards Members who donate $10 cash to the Center for Victims will get $10 in Free Slot Play or Match Play.

Table Games

Party Pit — On Thursdays in March, guests can 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 ticket drawing will be held on Thursday, March 28, at 9 p.m.

Mini-Baccarat Tournaments — Each Monday in March, Rivers will host a $50 buy-in Mini-Baccarat tournament. Guests can buy in to both qualifying rounds from 7 to 9 p.m., with the tournament starting at 8 p.m. A Top Prize of $2,000 cash, with 15 total cash prizes, will be awarded each week.


March Mystery High Hands — Each day in March, 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. Guests will win their share of over $150,000 cash.

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

Dining & Live Entertainment

Fish Fridays — Visit Grand View Buffet as it continues Fish Fridays for the Lenten season. Starting Wednesday, March 6, and continuing every Friday through April 19, Grand View Buffet will offer crab cakes, beer-battered cod, breaded shrimp and more. Lunch will cost $14.99 plus tax and dinner will cost $19.99 plus tax.

Happy Hour — From Monday through Thursday, 5-7 p.m., enjoy discounted domestic, premium, craft and seasonal drafts, as well as discounted cocktails and wines. Also during happy hour, Wheelhouse Bar & Grill offers half-off select appetizers.

Visit Levels in March to hear:

March 1       DJ Rambo

March 2       DJ Cake

March 7       DJ NIN

March 8       TJ the DJ

March 9       DJ Rambo

March 14    DJ NIN

March 15    DJ Digital Dave

March 16    DJ Cake

March 21    DJ Digital Dave

March 22    TJ the DJ

March 23    DJ Rambo

March 28    DJ NIN

March 29    DJ Digital Dave

March 30    DJ Cake

Visit Drum Bar in March to hear:

March 1       Jeff Jimerson & Airborne

March 2       Tres Lads

March 8       Neids Hotel Band

March 9       Ferris Buellers Revenge

March 15    Totally 80s

March 16    Velveeta

March 22    Artistree

March 23     Billy the Kid

March 29    Michael Christopher Band

March 30    Tony Janflone Jr

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