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News Release | Philadelphia, PA Posted on 04.01.19

Comedians Plastic Cup Boyz highlight monthly offerings

PHILADELPHIA — April 1, 2019 — Hop into April with a chance to win your share of $7,500 cash in the Weekly Blackjack Tournament. Meanwhile, Plastic Cup Boyz brings its hilarious stand-up comedy to The Event Center on Saturday, April 27, at 8 p.m. These are just some of the many offerings in store this month at SugarHouse Casino.

Promotions, Contests and Sweepstakes

Asian Gaming Sweepstakes — From Monday, April 1, through Friday, April 26, guests playing Asian table games in pits 1, 2 and 11 are eligible to win their share of $10,000 cash at the final drawing beginning at 10 p.m. on Friday, April 26.

$25K Quarterly Jackpot Bonus Drawing — Any Rush Rewards Member who hit a jackpot of $1,200 or more between Jan. 1 and March 31 will be entered to win a share of $25,000 Free Play. The drawings take place on Friday, April 12, from 8 to 9 p.m

$7,500 Weekly Blackjack Tournament — Rush Rewards Members are invited to participate in the free weekly Blackjack tournament each Thursday in April from 6-10 p.m. to win their share of $7,500 cash. 

SugarHouse Casino Poker Room

$100,000 Guaranteed Big Rush Tournament — The SugarHouse Casino Poker Room will host a big blind ante, multi-day No Limit Texas Hold’em poker tournament from April 10-14. Day 1 flights (April 10-13) feature 25,000 starting stacks for $300 with two flights each day at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Day 2 is Sunday, April 14 at 11 a.m.

No-Limit Texas Hold ’em April Tournament Schedule*:

  • 11 a.m. Sundays — $150 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 7 p.m. Mondays — $125 entry, $4,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 7 p.m. Wednesdays — $125 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 11 a.m. Saturdays — $45 entry, beginners’ tournament

*Daily tournaments scheduled for April 10-14 will be replaced by the Big Rush tournament.

Daily High Hands — It’s “Thursday Thunder” in Philadelphia’s only poker room as SugarHouse features more than $200,000 worth of high hands in April. On Thursdays, high hands are $500 every 30 minutes from noon to midnight. The high-hand promotion is offered daily, and players can win varying amounts ranging from $200 to $500 at selected times.

Bad Beat Jackpot — The current Bad Beat Jackpot is $50,000 and the minimum qualifying hand is quad 2s.

For more information on tournaments and promotions, please call the poker room at 215-717-3883, visit or stop by the poker desk.

Food and Beverage 

Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House — On Fridays and Saturdays in April, guests will enjoy live piano music in the casino’s first-class steakhouse from 6 to 10 p.m. Live music on Thursday’s is from 5 to 9 p.m.

  • Buck-a-Shuck — $1 oysters, Thursdays from 5 to 8 p.m.

Philadelphia Phillies Special — During every Phillies game this season, guests can enjoy $2 Coors Light beers at Fishtown Hops and Lucky Red.

Events and Entertainment

Plastic Cup Boyz — Plastic Cup Boyz, best known as Kevin Hart’s opening act, brings its stand-up comedy to The Event Center at SugarHouse Casino on Saturday, April 27, at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $39 to $59 and are available for purchase at

Cambodian New Year Show — On Saturday, April 13 from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m., SugarHouse Casino will be hosting a Cambodian New Year Show. For tickets and more information, visit

March Mania

Fishtown Hops — Fishtown Hops is your game-watch destination for college basketball’s biggest tournament. In addition to regular menu items, Fishtown Hops is offering a wide range of food and beverage specials such as $.50 wings, $1 Hot Dogs, $3 Miller Lite and more. Guests can reserve spots in a private viewing room with access to an open bar and buffet.

SugarHouse Sportsbook — Win big and watch college basketball’s biggest tournament at Philadelphia’s first licensed sportsbook. On April 6 and 8, the SugarHouse Sportsbook will host March Mania viewing during the NCAA tournament semifinals and championship games. On high volume days, the Sportsbook is reserve-only, but you can reserve a seat in advance any day. Skip the wait and build your bets ahead of time by downloading SugarHouse Casino’s QuickBets app for a faster betting experience. 

Fishtown Hops — Dance to live new music and classics by local bands and DJs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. on the following dates:

Friday, April 12: LauraLea & Tripp Fabulous

Saturday, April 13: Rockin’ the Paradise — Styx Tribute

To stay up to date on all entertainment or to learn more about SugarHouse Casino, please visit