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News Release | Pittsburgh, PA Posted on 03.03.20

Reserve your seat today for college hoops’ hottest event

PITTSBURGH — March 3, 2020 — College basketball’s best time of year is back, and viewers are in for a treat at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh. The ‘Burgh’s casino wants to ensure that basketball fans have a courtside seat for “March Mania.”

For the first two days of the men’s college basketball tournament, Rivers Casino Pittsburgh will host reserved-seating viewing parties in both BetRivers Sportsbook and The Event Center. Doors to each viewing area will open at 10 a.m. with games beginning at noon.

BetRivers Sportsbook Seating

Guests interested in purchasing a reserved seat for BetRivers Sportsbook will have the option of booths, high top tables, rocker seats, bar seats, and pairs of chairs. Each reservation also includes a lunch and dinner gameday buffet within BetRivers Sportsbook. Pricing varies from $75 for a single bar seat to $1,400 for booths that seat up to eight people.

The Event Center Seating

Reserved seats in The Event Center range from full tables, single seats, and premium leather seats. Each reservation also includes a lunch and dinner gameday buffet within The Event Center. Pricing varies from $75 for a single seat to $750 for a full table of 10, and a limited number of free seats will also be available. Food and beverage concessions will be sold within the room for guests who do not have access to the gameday buffet.

All individual and group reservations are single-day only. Guests will have the option to wager at both venues. Hundreds of betting options are available for the tournament, including in-game betting and prop bets. Reserve your seat or table now at

The gameday lunch and dinner buffet menu includes kielbasa and sauerkraut, pulled pork sliders, buffalo dip and pepperoni rolls, a nacho bar, and much more. All games will be shown in both locations and walk-ins will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis, pending availability.

“This is Rivers Casino Pittsburgh’s first March college basketball tournament in our all-new BetRivers Sportsbook,” said Andre Barnabei, vice president of gaming at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh. “We cannot wait to see the turnout for the much anticipated opening of the tournament.”

Guests must be at least 21 years old to attend “March Mania.” No one under age 21 is permitted on Rivers Casino’s gaming floor.

For more information and Sportsbook reservations, please visit


Located along the Ohio River’s North Shore in Pittsburgh, Rivers Casino Pittsburgh features 2,608 slots, 129 table games (including a 30-table live poker room), 55 hybrid gaming seats and the BetRivers Sportsbook 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 ongoing promotions and giveaways. Rivers, which opened in 2009, employs more than 1,600 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 Pittsburgh
267-932-8760 x 307