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News Release | Pittsburgh, PA Posted on 01.02.20


Kick off the New Year on the North Shore

PITTSBURGH — Jan. 2, 2020 — Jump into January at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh with the chance to win your share of $5,000 in Free Slot Play in the $10,000 Jackpot Drawing or $1,000 cash in the Beat the Boss Table Games Hot Seat Drawings. Meanwhile, Ron White brings his stand-up performance to The Event Center on Friday, Jan.10, at 8 p.m.

Entertainment and Gaming Promotions

$10,000 Jackpot Drawing — Guests who have won a taxable jackpot on a slot machine from Dec. 26 through Jan. 29, will receive an entry for the $10,000 Jackpot drawings on Wednesday, Jan. 29, at 6 and 8 p.m. At each drawing, 10 guests will be selected to win a share of $5,000 in Free Slot Play.

New Members — During the month of January, any guest who signs up for a Rush Rewards Player’s Club Card will receive an exclusive new member offer. All new members will receive $5 in Free Slot Play, $10 in Match Play and a $5 Food Offer.

2020 Birthday Promotion — Rush Rewards Members who visit the Rush Rewards Player’s Club on their actual birthday will receive a Free Buffet Voucher.

Beat the Boss Table Games Hot Seat Drawings — Every Friday and Saturday in January at 9 and 10 p.m., any Rush Rewards Member actively playing table games, including Rush Table Zone, will have the chance to be selected for the Beat the Boss Table Games Hot Seat Drawings. Hot Seat winners will be selected to play blackjack against the boss to win up to $1,000 in cash.

$10 for $10 A Giving Heart Free Slot Play or Match Play — On Thursday, Jan. 2, and Saturday, Jan. 4, from noon to 8 p.m., guests who donate $10 cash will get $10 Free Slot Play or $10 Free Match Play.

BetRivers Sportsbook

Big Game Watch — BetRivers Sportsbook is the ultimate game day experience and guests can now reserve seats for NFL playoffs and the Big Game. Enjoy great food and beverage options served to your personal seat for the day, without having to miss any of the action. Visit for more details and information.


January High Hands — Each day in January, players with a high hand will be called to have their hand displayed in the poker 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 Big Game Block — On Sundays throughout the month of January, players who win a Sunday High Hand will be eligible to participate in the Big Game Block on Sunday, Feb. 2. Players will have the chance to win up to $5,000 in cash.

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


Happy Hour — Enjoy happy hour at Rivers Casino with $3 domestic draft beers, $4 premium draft beers, $5 craft and seasonal drafts and $5 select cocktails and wines Monday through Thursday from 5-7 p.m. Half-off select appetizers at The Wheelhouse during happy hour (excludes holidays).

Grand View Buffet Brunch — On Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., and on Sundays from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., guests can enjoy a delicious brunch at Grand View Buffet featuring an omelet station, honey glazed ham, pancakes and French toast, mussels, assorted donuts and much more for just $14.99 per person plus tax.

Live Entertainment

Ron White Comedy Show — Comedian Ron “Tater Salad” White, who first rose to fame as the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking funnyman from the Blue Collar Comedy Tour phenomenon, brings his stand-up performance to The Event Center at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh on Friday, Jan.10, at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $79.

Tickets for Ron White’s show, and for all other Rivers Casino Pittsburgh performances, can be purchased at the Rivers Casino Players Club or at

Visit the casino floor in January to hear:
Jan. 2            TJ the DJ
Jan. 3            DJ Digital Dave
Jan. 4            DJ NIN
Jan. 9            DJ Rambo
Jan. 10          DJ Digital Dave
Jan. 11          DJ Rambo
Jan. 16          DJ Digital Dave
Jan. 17          DJ Rambo
Jan. 18          DJ NIN
Jan. 23          DJ Cake
Jan. 24          DJ AJ Fresh
Jan. 25          DJ Cake
Jan. 30          DJ NIN
Jan. 31          TJ the DJ

Visit Drum Bar in January to hear:
Jan. 3            Billy The Kid and the
Jan. 4            Scott Rob and Greg of the
Clarks Acoustic
Jan. 10          Joe Grushecky and the
Jan. 11          Random Play
Jan. 17          Chris Higbee
Jan. 18          Bon Journey
Jan. 24          Ferris Bueller’s Revenge
Jan. 25          Velveeta
Jan. 31          Totally 80s

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



Located along the Ohio River’s North Shore in Pittsburgh, Rivers Casino Pittsburgh features 2,708 slots, 128 table games (including a 30-table live poker room), 55 hybrid gaming seats and a designated Sportsbook area for live sports betting. The casino offers nine distinctive restaurants and bars—among them are Wheelhouse Bar & Grill, Grand View Buffet and FLIPT—a riverside amphitheater, a black box Event Center space, a multipurpose Ballroom, live music performances, free parking, and promotions and giveaways daily. Rivers, which opened in 2009, employs approximately 1,700 Team Members and has been voted a great place to work in Pittsburgh. Rivers Casino Pittsburgh is owned and operated by Rush Street Gaming and its affiliates. For more information, visit

Hunter Dougherty
For Rivers Casino
267-932-8760, ext. 307