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News Release | Pittsburgh, PA Posted on 12.02.21





Help ring in the New Year with holiday menus, live entertainment and more!


PITTSBURGH — Dec. 2, 2021 — Wrap up 2021 with gaming promotions, food and beverage specials, live entertainment, and more this December.


Holiday Offerings


Wheelhouse Christmas Day Menu — In addition to Wheelhouse’s regular menu from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., the bar and grill will be offering starters of cajun boursin chicken puff pastry and bone in ham steak as well as buche de noel for dessert on Christmas Day.


Martorano’s Prime NYE Menu — On Friday, Dec. 31, Martorano’s Prime will offer a special NYE menu for $125 per person. Guests will have the choice of one appetizer, one entrée, one side, and one dessert. Decadent options include the famous meatball and Martorano Salad, 8oz filet Sinatra, broccoli rabe, and cannoli cake. Make your reservation today at


NYE Entertainment — Live entertainment on New Year’s Eve at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh includes Scott, Rob and Greg of The Clarks – Acoustic in Drum Bar, and DJ Cake in BetRivers Sportsbook and DJ NIN in Martorano’s Prime.


Rivers Casino Pittsburgh is Hiring


Meet the Rivers Casino hiring team at Ciao for walk-in interviews every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be guaranteed interviews with hiring managers every week for most open positions, and there are opportunities to receive an offer the SAME DAY!


Live Entertainment


Visit Drum Bar and BetRivers Sportsbook in December to hear live DJs and bands on the weekends. Bands are in Drum Bar on Friday and Saturday from 9 p.m. to midnight. DJs are in the Sportsbook Thursdays from 6 p.m. to midnight, and Friday and Saturday from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.


Sportsbook DJs — DJ Digital Dave: Dec. 2, 4 & 18; DJ Rambo: Dec. 3, 17; TJ the DJ: Dec. 9, 11, 16, 23; DJ Cake: Dec. 10, 30 & 31        


Drum Bar Bands — Dancing Queen: Dec. 3; Michael Christopher Band: Dec. 4; Artistree: Dec. 10; Jim Donovan & The Sun King Warriors: Dec. 11; Totally 80s: Dec. 17; DJ Konstantina Gianni (11 p.m. to 1 a.m.): Dec. 18; Scott, Rob & Greg of The Clarks – Acoustic (until 1 a.m.): Dec. 31


Upcoming Shows


Michael Bolton Greatest Hits & Holiday Favorites — On Friday, Dec. 17, at 7 p.m., Grammy Award Winner Michael Bolton will take the stage at The Event Center to perform a medley of his greatest hits and holiday favorites to a sold-out crowd. Visit for more information.


DJ Pauly D — On Saturday, Dec. 18, at 9 p.m., DJ Pauly D brings his electric show to The Event Center. Tickets are on sale now for $39. Visit or Rivers Gift Shop for tickets.


The Marshall Tucker Band — On Saturday, Feb. 19, at 7 p.m., The Marshall Tucker Band will bring their southern rock hits to The Event Center. Visit or the Rivers Gift Shop for tickets.


Boyz II Men — On Sunday, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m., international R&B phenomenon Boyz II Men brings its smooth harmony found in iconic hits — such as “End of the Road,” “I’ll Make Love to You,” “One Sweet Day” and “Motownphilly” — to The Event Center. Visit or the Rivers Gift Shop for tickets.


Andrew Schulz — On Saturday, Mar. 26, at 7 p.m., standup comic Andrew Schulz brings his “The Infamous Tour” live to The Event Center. Visit or Rivers Gift Shop for tickets.


BetRivers Sportsbook


BetRivers Sportsbook kiosks are open 24/7 and writer windows are open during select times. 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.


BetRivers Sportsbook Football Sundays — Watch and wager on your favorite football team every Sunday! Reserve your seats at

UFC 269 — On Saturday, Dec. 11, UFC 269 will be shown in the BetRivers Sportsbook. Tables and chairs are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Booths and lounge chairs are available for purchase. Please visit for more information.

Gaming Promotions


$10,000 Jackpot Drawing — Guests who win a taxable jackpot on a slot machine from 7:51 p.m. on Nov. 24, through 7:50 p.m. on Dec. 29, will receive an entry for the $10,000 Jackpot Drawings on Wednesday, Dec. 29, 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.


$30,000 New Year’s Eve High Limit Jackpot Drawing — Guests who win a taxable jackpot ($1,200 and over) beginning at 7:50 a.m. on Nov. 24 through 10:50 p.m. on Dec. 31 will receive an entry into the High Limit Jackpot Drawing. Guests will win their share of $15,000 in Free Slot Play at the 9 p.m. and 11 p.m. drawings. 


New Members — During the month of December, 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, or $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.




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


Social Media


Twitter Tuesday — Every Tuesday in December, 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 December, 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 December, 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.


All Aboard Slot Machine Drawing — Guests who played one of the new All Aboard Slot Machines from Oct. 20 through Nov. 30 have a chance to win $100 in Free Slot Play. Five winners will be announced on the Rivers Casino Instagram page (@riverscasinopgh) and the Rivers Casino website on Dec. 3.


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