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News Release | Philadelphia, PA Posted on 09.30.19

Hugo’s fall dining specials highlight monthly offerings

PHILADELPHIA — Sept. 30, 2019 — Welcome October at SugarHouse Casino with the new fall menu and Power Lunch special at Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House. Meanwhile, enter for a chance to win over $1,000 in Free Play or a complete Apple prize pack in two casino sweepstakes. These are just some of the many offerings in store this month at SugarHouse.

Promotions, Contests and Sweepstakes

Play for Pink Money Booth Sweepstakes — Every Tuesday in October, starting at 6 a.m., Rush Reward Members can earn entries into the Play for Pink Sweepstakes. All Rush Reward Members will receive one free entry. From 5-9 p.m. each Tuesday, three winners will be selected every half hour for a chance to catch over $1,300 in Free Play in the money booth machine. A portion of the total month’s winnings will be donated to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

Lucky Apple Pluck Sweepstakes — From Tuesday, Oct. 1 through Friday, Oct. 18, Rush Rewards Members receive one free entry and can earn additional entries into the Lucky Apple Pluck Sweepstakes. On Friday Oct. 4 and Oct. 18, 10 winners will be selected every half hour from 7-10 p.m. for a chance to win a Free Play prize or an Apple product. At 10:30 p.m., one winner will be selected to win a complete Apple prize pack including, a MacBook, iPhone, Air Pods, Apple Watch and iPad.

Social Media Scavenger Hunt — On Thursday, Oct. 31 from 2-6 p.m., SugarHouse Casino will post one clue every half hour to its social media accounts. Each clue will lead guests to a designated location where one lucky winner will find an envelope containing a special Free Play prize.

Spin to Win — Throughout the month of October, new members who sign up for a Rush Rewards card can spin to win up to $250 same day Free Play.

SugarHouse Casino Poker Room

No-Limit Texas Hold ’em October 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 first and only poker room as SugarHouse features more than $200,000 worth of high hands in October. 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 $300 to $500 at selected times.

Bad Beat Jackpot — The current Bad Beat Jackpot is $100,000 and the minimum qualifying hand is quad 2s.

For more information on tournaments and promotions, please visit or stop by the poker desk.

Food and Beverage

Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House — Enjoy the new fall menu and Power Lunch offering at Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House:

  • Power Lunch — Starting Oct. 1, Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House will be offering the Power Lunch special Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests can enjoy the choice of a soup or salad, entrée and dessert, all for $20 per person.
  • New Fall Menu — Beginning Monday, Oct. 14, guests can enjoy new menu offerings for lunch and dinner as well as brand new seasonal cocktails.
  • Buck-a-Shuck — Buck-a-Shuck days, featuring $1 oysters, are Thursdays from 5-8 p.m.

On Fridays and Saturdays in October, guests will enjoy live piano music in the casino’s first-class steakhouse from 6-10 p.m. Live music on Thursdays is from 5-9 p.m.

Mian — On Fridays through Sundays in October from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., guests can enjoy dim sum at Mian.

SugarHouse Sportsbook — Swing into the SugarHouse Sportsbook in October for this month’s specials:

  • $3 Miller Lite Eagles Special — Every Eagles game day, the SugarHouse Sportsbook is offering $3 Miller Lite pounders.
  • 5 for $5 Food Special — The sportsbook is now offering 5 for $5 food specials, seven days a week. The featured menu items include:
    • A 5-piece box of Krispy Krunchy Chicken whole wings with special sauce
    • A loaded chili cheese dog
    • La Frieda all beef cheeseburger brisket, chuck and short rib blend
    • Firehouse chili with onions and Cheez Whiz
    • Jacked up cheesesteak nachos with pico de gallo, Cheez Whiz and onions

Events and Entertainment

The Ultimate Queen Celebration Starring Marc Martel — The legendary Queen tribute band, the Ultimate Queen Celebration, starring Marc Martel, brings Queen’s unmatched hits to The Event Center at SugarHouse Casino on Friday, Oct. 11, at 8 p.m. The show is sold out.

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



Located along the Delaware Riverfront in Philadelphia, SugarHouse Casino features 1,755 slots, 105 table games, 62 hybrid gaming seats, a 28-table poker room and a designated Sportsbook area for live sports betting. The casino offers eight distinctive restaurants and bars — among them are Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House, Tacconelli’s Pizzeria, Saxbys and Geno’s Steaks — riverfront views, live performances in The Event Center, free parking, and promotions and giveaways daily. SugarHouse, which opened in 2010, employs approximately 1,600 Team Members and has been voted a great place to work in Philadelphia. SugarHouse Casino is owned and operated by Rush Street Gaming and its affiliates. For more information, visit


Jeff Shurilla
For SugarHouse Casino
267-932-8760, ext. 304