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News Release | Pittsburgh, PA Posted on 01.05.22



Kick off 2022 at Rivers Casino with new gaming promotions, live entertainment, and more

PITTSBURGH — Jan. 5, 2022 — January is an exciting time to refresh, get out of the house and have some fun—there’s no better place than Rivers Casino Pittsburgh on the North Shore to start the new year off right. With live DJs and entertainment, Rivers is excitedly welcoming in 2022.

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 January 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 on the casino floor and in Martorano’s Prime Thursdays from 6 p.m. to midnight, and Fridays and Saturdays from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Casino Floor DJs — DJ Digital Dave: Jan. 1, 7, 20, 22; DJ Cake: Jan. 6, 14, 27; TJ the DJ: Jan. 8, 13, 21, 29; DJ Michael Joseph: Jan. 15; DJ Rambo: Jan. 28

Martorano’s DJs — DJ Cake: Jan. 1, 15, DJ NIN: Jan. 6, 7, 8, 20, 21; DJ Rambo: Jan. 13, 14, 22; DJ Hypnotyza: Jan. 27, 28, 29

Drum Bar Bands — Radio Tokyo: Jan. 1; Tres Lads: Jan. 7; Saddle Up: Jan. 8; Dancing Queen: Jan. 14; No Bad JuJu: Jan. 15; Jeff Jimerson & Airborne: Jan. 21; Velveeta: Jan. 22; Jim Donovan & The Sun King Warriors: Jan. 28 Justin Fabus: Jan. 29

Upcoming Shows

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 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 the Gift Shop for tickets.

Thunder From Down Under — Directly from Las Vegas, Thunder From Down Under’s “Welcome Back 2022 World Tour” will be making not one, but two stops at The Event Center at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh on Saturday, May 14, and Sunday, May 15, both starting at 7 p.m. Visit or the 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 270 — On Saturday, Jan. 22, UFC 270 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 Dec. 29, through 7:50 p.m. on Jan. 26, will receive an entry for the $10,000 Jackpot Drawings on Wednesday, Jan. 26, 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.

New Members — During the month of January, 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.

$40,000 Mega Jackpot Drawings (All Year) — Guests who win 12 or more jackpots by the end of 2022 will receive an invite in the mail with an entry into the Mega Jackpot Drawing. Guests will come on Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2023, to enter their physical entry into the drawing drum. We will call 10 winners at 4 p.m., 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. to split $10,000 in Free Slot Play each drawing and one winner will be called at 9 p.m. to win $10,000 in cash.


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

Social Media

Twitter Tuesday — Every Tuesday in January, 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 January, 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 January, 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



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