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News Release | Philadelphia, PA Posted on 07.01.21

July 4th Block Party kicks off monthly offerings

PHILADELPHIA — July 1, 2021 — Rivers Casino Philadelphia is starting off July with a bang. Join Rivers for its Fourth of July riverfront block party on Sunday, July 4, starting at 5 p.m. That’s just the beginning – the casino is also offering fun gaming promotions, delicious dining options and more this month.

Fourth of July Block Party

Rivers Casino Philadelphia is hosting a FREE community riverfront block party to celebrate Independence Day on Sunday, July 4, starting at 5 p.m. The event will feature a live performance by Let’s Groove Tonight, the Ultimate Earth, Wind & Fire Tribute Band, incredible views of the Camden Waterfront fireworks, food trucks, family-fun activities like giant Jenga and Connect 4, face painting, a balloon artist, and more. The casino’s parking lot will transform into a full-scale Fourth of July festival, including a pop-up concert stage, and parking is always free.

Dining and Drink Offerings

Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House — Open Wednesday through Sunday from 4 to 10 p.m., Hugo’s offers guests enticing steaks and more. Celebrate the Fourth of July at Hugo’s with special patriotic cocktails. Guests can also enjoy live piano music every Friday and Saturday from 6 to 10 p.m. as well as the weekly Buck-a-Shuck special.

  • Fourth of July $4 Specials
    • 1776 — Bluecoat Gin, St~Germain and Bartram’s Bitters
    • Red, White & Blue — vodka, lemonade, grenadine and Blue Curacao
  • Buck-a-Shuck — Buck-a-Shuck days, featuring $1 oysters, are Thursdays from 5 to 8 p.m.

Mian — Currently open from noon to midnight daily, Mian offers guests authentic Asian cuisine and tasty menu items such as vegetable egg rolls, lo mein, fried rice, beef with broccoli and much more. That’s not all – Mian will also offer a Fourth of July special: $4 shrimp egg rolls.

Jack’s Bar + Grill — Jack’s is open from noon to 8 p.m. Sunday through Tuesday and from noon to 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday; indoor and outdoor seating is available for guests, where they can enjoy the following mouthwatering specials this July:

  • Fourth of July $4 Special — Join Jack’s on the Fourth of July for mini corn dogs for just $4.
  • EZ Peel Shrimp Special — Throughout the month of July, guests can enjoy this tasty special at Jack’s, which features EZ peel shrimp cold or steamed in Old Bay, for just $12.99.
  • $4 Frozen Margaritas — Every Friday in July, Jack’s is offering guests $4 frozen margaritas.
  • $3 Craft Beers — Every Tuesday in July, Jack’s will be serving $3 select craft beers.
  • Phillies Special — Guests can enjoy $2 Miller Lite bottles during every Sunday Phillies game.
  • We Salute Our Heroes Discount — Rivers Casino would like to thank all active-duty veterans and first responders for their service by offering a free entrée at Jack’s Bar + Grill or Mian with the purchase of another entrée. Guests must present a valid military, Department of Defense, police officer, firefighter or hospital ID.

Lou’s — Open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily, Lou’s is serving up delicious eats such as breakfast sandwiches, pizza by the slice, muffins and sweet treats.

  • July Special — Buy two slices of pizza and get a free soda.

BetRivers Sportsbook — Open from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m., the BetRivers Sportsbook will serve $2 Miller Lite bottles during every Sunday Phillies game.

Reservations are suggested for Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House, Jack’s Bar + Grill and Mian — visit OpenTable or contact the casino directly. Walk-ins are also welcome.

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Promotions, Contests and Sweepstakes

Wheels or Riches Car Giveaway — From now until July 31, all Rush Rewards Members can earn one entry into the giveaway for every 50 same day Tier Points earned. Guests will also earn 3X drawing entries every Tuesday in July, and 2X drawing entries every Friday in July. All earned entries will also roll over from week to week. Every Saturday in July at 8:30 p.m., five winners will be selected for the chance to win a cash prize up to $3,000 or a 2021 Ford Ranger, Mustang or Escape.

Young at Heart — Rivers Casino’s Young at Heart program is now even better for Rush Rewards Members who are 55 years of age or older. In addition to guests receiving perks such as 25% off at Jack’s Bar + Grill and 2X Bonus Reward Points each Monday, extra benefits have been added. On Monday, July 12, members will also have the chance to win a variable amount of Bonus Reward Points on a kiosk game after earning 55 Tier Points, and on Monday, July 26, guests can print out a voucher from a Rush Rewards kiosk to receive a free sweet treat from Lou’s.

Grand in Your Hand — On Friday, July 2 from noon to 8 p.m., Rush Rewards Members who hit a taxable jackpot of $1,200 or more on a slot machine will receive a 25% bonus cash payout.

$5,000 Lotto Luck — On Sunday, July 11, 18, and 25, all Rush Rewards Members can play and earn one $1 scratch-off lottery ticket for every 50 Tier Points earned. Rush Rewards Members are eligible to play and earn up to three scratch-off lottery tickets per day.

Rivers Poker Room

Daily High Hands — As Philadelphia’s first poker room, Rivers Casino Philadelphia offers daily high-hand promotions totaling over $300,000 in July. Thunder Thursdays are a highlight of the schedule — guests can win $500 every 30 minutes from noon to midnight. Other featured promotions include $500 high hands every 30 minutes at select times on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays plus $300 every 30 minutes throughout the week.

Tournament Schedule — Weekly no-limit Texas hold ’em poker tournaments return to Rivers Casino beginning Monday, July 5. The schedule is as follows:

  • Sundays, 11:15 a.m. — $160 Deep Stack NLH ($5,000 guarantee)
  • Mondays, 7:15 p.m. — $130 NLH ($4,000 guarantee)
  • Wednesdays, 7:15 p.m. — $130 NLH ($5,000 guarantee)

Bad Beat Jackpot — The Bad Beat Jackpot runs 24/7 with a current minimum qualifier of quad 10s.

Rivers Gives

Rivers Gives is a unique community relations program and steadfast commitment by the casino that includes Team Members volunteering service hours in the Fishtown neighborhood and surrounding areas. Guests can join Rivers Gives in supporting monthly initiatives that benefit local nonprofits through donation options when cashing their gaming tickets.

The monthly and quarterly organization recipients from Rivers Gives are as follows:

  • July: Liberty USO
  • Q3 2021: Police Athletic League (PAL)

To learn more about Rivers Casino Philadelphia, please visit



Located along the Delaware Riverfront in Philadelphia, Rivers Casino Philadelphia features 1,600 slots, 105 table games, 65 hybrid gaming seats, a 28-table poker room and a designated sportsbook area for live sports betting. The casino offers an array of distinctive restaurants and bars — among them are Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House, Mian and Jack’s Bar + Grill — riverfront views, live performances in The Event Center, free parking, and daily promotions and giveaways. For additional information and current offerings, please visit

Jeff Shurilla
For Rivers Casino Philadelphia
215-764-2376 (cell)