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News Release | Philadelphia, PA Posted on 05.31.19

Event Center performances and Free Play Frenzy highlight monthly offerings

PHILADELPHIA — May 31, 2019 — Join us this June for the chance to win $5,500 in Free Play. Meanwhile, in The Event Center, Blood, Sweat & Tears brings its unique jazz-rock sound on Friday, June 28, at 8 p.m. These are just some of the many offerings in store this month at SugarHouse Casino.

Promotions, Contests and Sweepstakes

$200K Free Play Frenzy Sweepstakes — Starting Saturday, June 1, guests can begin earning entries all month long for the chance to grab Free Play in the Cash Blast Machine. All Rush Rewards Members can earn 10x drawing entries every Monday throughout the month of June. On Sunday, June 30, from 2-8 p.m., three guests will be selected every half hour for a chance to win up to $5,500 in Free Play.

Summer Reels of Free Play — Every Thursday throughout the month of June, guests can earn entries for the chance to be selected in the Summer Reels of Free Play drawing. Three winners will be selected every half hour from 2-8 p.m. Each winner will have the choice of $100 Free Slot Play or 10 spins on a live slot machine with the chance to cash out their winnings. Guests will earn one entry for every three same-day points earned.

Social Media Scavenger Hunt — Starting at 9 a.m. on Sunday, June 30, SugarHouse Casino will post one clue every two hours on its social media accounts to celebrate Social Media Day. Each clue will lead guests to a designated location where one lucky winner will find an envelope containing a special Free Play prize.

SugarHouse Casino Poker Room

No-Limit Texas Hold ’em June 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 High Hands — It’s “Thursday Thunder” in Philadelphia’s only poker room as SugarHouse features high hands with $500 every 30 minutes from noon to midnight. The high-hand promotion is offered daily, and players can win over $250,000 with varying amounts ranging from $300 to $500 at varying times.

Bad Beat Jackpot — The current Bad Beat Jackpot is $100,000 and the minimum qualifying hand is quad 2s. The poker room is now offering complimentary bottled beer, Fiji water and Red Bull for players at all game limits. For more information on tournaments and promotions, please visit or stop by the poker desk.

Food and Beverage

Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House — On Fridays and Saturdays in June, 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.
  • Father’s Day Special — On Sunday, June 16, from 3-11 p.m., Hugo’s is hosting a Father’s Day special that includes a three-course menu featuring a soup or salad, dinner entrée and dessert for $70 per person.

Marketplace Special — Starting June 5, the Marketplace will be serving its Krispy Crunchy specials including fried chicken, fried chicken tenders, fried shrimp and fried fish in addition to regular menu items.

Philadelphia Phillies Special — During every Phillies game this season, guests can enjoy $2 Coors Light beers.

Events and Entertainment

Summer of Love Show — On Friday, June 14, at 10:30 p.m., the Vietnamese Summer of Love concert series will perform in The Event Center. Show tickets cost from $50 to $100 and are available for purchase at

Blood, Sweat & Tears — The Grammy-winning group Blood, Sweat & Tears brings its unique jazz-rock sound to The Event Center at SugarHouse Casino on Friday, June 28, at 8 p.m. Tickets for the show cost from $45 to $65 and are available for purchase at

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