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News Release | Pittsburgh, PA Posted on 06.30.21


PITTSBURGH — June 30, 2021 — Rivers Casino Pittsburgh warmly welcomes July with cool DJs and hot bands including a performance by Hairball, a free amphitheater concert, as well as various gaming promotions.

Live Entertainment

Visit the gaming floor, Drum Bar, and Martorano’s Prime in July to hear live DJs and bands on the weekends. DJs are on the casino floor on Thursdays from 5 to 11 p.m., and Fridays and Saturdays from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Bands are in Drum Bar on Fridays and Saturdays from 9 p.m. to midnight.

Casino Floor DJs — July 1, 2, 8, 10, 17 & 22: DJ Cake; July 3: Jan Jursa; July 4 (5 p.m. to midnight), July 29 & 30: DJ Digital Dave; July 9, 15, 23, 24 & 31: TJ the DJ; July 16: DJ NIN

Drum Bar Bands — July 2: Tres Lads; July 3: Franchise Band; July 9: Platinum Band; July 10: Bill Toms & Hard Rain Band; July 16: Michael Christopher; July 17: Bon Journey; July 23: Jeff Jimerson & Airborne; July 24: Artistree; July 30: Radio Tokyo; July 31: The Brighton Boys

Martorano’s Prime — July 1 & 2: DJ Digital Dave; July 3 & 24: DJ Cake; July 8-10, 22 & 23: DJ NIN; July 15, 16, 29-31: DJ Rambo; July 17: DJ Michael Joseph

Hairball — On Friday, July 23, at 7 p.m., Hairball will bring its energetic rock show to The Event Center. Tickets are on sale now and start at $10. Visit or Rivers Gift Shop for tickets.

Kool & The Gang — On Saturday, Sept. 4, at 7 p.m., Kool & The Gang will bring their funk-and-jazzy arrangements and smooth sounds to The Event Center. Tickets are on sale now and start at $39. Visit or Rivers Gift Shop for tickets.

Free Outdoor Summer Concert — On Sunday, July 4, at 7:30 p.m., Jim Donovan and the Sun King Warriors, will bring the sounds of rhythm-heavy roots rock with a strong dose of big barreling drums to the riverfront amphitheater, where guests can enjoy the live, fresh-air performance.

Dining & Drink Offerings

Mian — Rush Rewards Players Club members are able to enjoy 20% off every Monday from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. throughout July.

BetRivers Sportsbook

BetRivers Sportsbook writer windows are open during select times, and kiosks are open 24/7. And don’t forget, with Rush Rewards Players Club Cards, sports fans who accumulate $1,000 in bets will earn $5 in comp points to be used throughout the casino.

VIP Booth Giveaway — Guests who make a bet of $75 or more on the pro basketball or hockey playoffs will receive an entry for a chance to win a $150 food and beverage gift card and a booth for them and seven guests in the BetRivers Sportsbook viewing area. Earn entries weekly for the Monday night drawings at 6 p.m.

UFC 264 — On Saturday, July 10, the UFC 264 fights will be shown throughout the casino as well as in the BetRivers Sportsbook for purchase. Fights begin at 8 p.m., and pricing is as follows: $25 for a bar seat, $40 for lounge chairs, $400 for a booth, $40 for a 2-top table and chairs, and $80 for a 4-top table and chairs. For more information or to purchase your seat, please visit

Gaming Promotions

$10,000 Jackpot Drawing — Guests who win a taxable jackpot on a slot machine from 7:51 p.m. on June 30, through 7:50 p.m. on July 28, will receive an entry for the $10,000 Jackpot Drawings on Wednesday, July 28, at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. At each drawing, 10 guests will be selected to win a share of $5,000 in Free Slot Play.

$20,000 2nd Chance Jackpot Drawings — Guests who win a taxable jackpot (jackpot of $1,200 and over) from the April, May, June $10K Jackpot Drawings are eligible for the drawings. Entries from the April, May, June Jackpot Drawings will be transferred to a combined drum for the 2nd Chance Drawings. Guests with entries from those drawings that did not already deposit them will have the opportunity to do so until 7:59 p.m. on Saturday, July 3, for the 2 p.m., 4 p.m, 6 p.m., and 8 p.m. drawings.

New Members — During the month of July, any guest who signs up for a Rush Rewards Players Club Card will receive an exclusive new-member offer. All new members will receive $5 in Free Slot Play and a chance to win $250 in rewards—$150 gift card to Martorano’s Prime, $50 gift shop voucher, and $50 Free Slot Play or Match Play. Once the member is signed up, they must swipe at a promotional kiosk to receive their Free Slot Play and receive their entry into the New Member Drawing.


The Rivers Poker Room is open 24 hours on Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. Friday through 6 a.m. Monday, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

July High Hands — Rivers Casino Pittsburgh will be running a high-hand promotion every Sunday through Thursday in July. Players with a winning high hand at qualifying tables will win cash during select times.

Social Media

Twitter Tuesday — Every Tuesday in July, any guest who uses the Rivers Casino Pittsburgh hashtag #RiversTuesday will be entered into a random drawing to win $50 Free Slot Play.

Wheelhouse Wednesday — Every Wednesday in July, any guest who likes a photo on Rivers Casino Pittsburgh’s Instagram will be entered into a random drawing to win a $50 gift card to Wheelhouse.

Facebook Friday — Every Friday in July, any guest who answers the question on Rivers Casino Pittsburgh’s Facebook page will be entered into a random drawing to win $25 Free Slot Play.

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


ABOUT RIVERS CASINO PITTSBURGH: Rivers Casino Pittsburgh, located on the city’s North Shore and open 24/7, is one of Western Pennsylvania’s premier gaming and entertainment destinations. Rivers offers over 2,500 slot machines and 129 table games—including a 30-table poker room and 55 hybrid gaming seats. Home of BetRivers Sportsbook, Pittsburgh’s first and only licensed sportsbook, Rivers is the spot for any and all sports fans and bettors. Other amenities include a diverse lineup of eight distinct bars and restaurants, including Martorano’s Prime, the new Italian-American steakhouse by celebrity cook Steve Martorano, and a 25,000 square foot, second-level Event Center that hosts concerts, weddings, and more. For additional information and current offerings, please visit

Hunter Dougherty
For Rivers Casino Pittsburgh