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News Release | Philadelphia, PA Posted on 04.01.22



Start a new month at Philly’s casino, and enjoy special monthly offers, concerts and promotions

PHILADELPHIA — April 1, 2022 — Spring has officially sprung, and so has the fun at Rivers Casino Philadelphia. Starting today, guests can purchase tickets for The Stylistics’ June concert. Also, April is full of gaming promotions, drinks and dining specials, and the next Mini Rush is scheduled for the poker room.

Events and Entertainment

The Event Center stage continues to host a diverse performance lineup, and tickets are on sale now at

The Stylistics — Tickets on Sale, Friday, April 1

The Stylistics, known as the Philly group with the sweet love songs, is coming to The Event Center on Friday, June 17, at 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale now, starting at $29.

The Stylistics were formed in Philadelphia in 1966 from two groups, “The Percussions” and “The Monarchs.” When members from each group were drafted or went on to further their education, the remaining members, under the guidance of their English teacher, joined forces and changed the name to “The Stylistics.”

Their first song, “You’re a Big Girl Now,” became a number one hit in Philadelphia and other cities, which led to the creation of their first album and continued success on future projects for this soul group.

Taylor Dayne & All-4-One — Saturday, April 16, at 8 p.m.

Taylor Dayne is an American pop icon with a career spanning three decades. Taylor’s groundbreaking debut single “Tell It to My Heart” turned her into an overnight international star.

The Grammy Award-winning group All-4-One is internationally known for making beautiful love songs that not only chart radio airwaves but also garner countless awards. Tickets are on sale now to see these two acts at The Event Center, starting at $39.

Legs N’ Eggs Drag Brunch — Sunday, April 24, at 1 p.m.

From the creators of Aunt Mary Pat, SoulJoel Productions presents Legs N’ Eggs, hosted by Miss Troy. Through the artists’ multiple costume changes, guests will enjoy look-alike performances of Britney Spears, Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston and more.

The breakfast menu features bottomless mimosas, Bloody Marys, eggs, sausages, French toast, potatoes, juices and coffee and tea. Guests will enjoy cabaret-style seating at their own dedicated tables. Tickets are on sale now for $45.

Ed Bassmaster — Friday, April 29, at 8 p.m.

YouTube and TV prankster whose man-on-the street high jinks have been performed all over Philadelphia has landed a residency at Rivers Casino Philadelphia.

Bassmaster and his recognizable characters Skippy, Ronnie and Chip Diamond will perform their shenanigans in The Event Center this April. The residency continues with shows in July and November, as well as one in January 2023. Tickets are on sale now for $29.

To buy tickets and to stay up to date on all Rivers Casino Philadelphia entertainment, please visit

Jack’s Bar + Grill Live Music

The brand-new Jack’s lounge includes a stage and a spacious dance floor, plus extra seating for great stage views. Guests can move and groove to live entertainment on Fridays and Saturdays in April from 8 p.m. to midnight. Guests can also enjoy Golden Oldies Monday every Monday in April from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Jack’s Stage Lineup

  • Friday, April 1: Shorty Long and The Jersey Horns
  • Saturday, April 2: Gypsy Wisdom
  • Monday, April 4: Brandon Tomasello
  • Friday, April 8: Audio Riot
  • Saturday, April 9: Exceptions Horn Band
  • Monday, April 11: DJ Ozz-Spins Motown Hits
  • Friday, April 15: Crash the Party
  • Saturday, April 16: Daddy Pop
  • Monday, April 18: Sensational Soul Crushers
  • Friday, April 22: Fight Back Home
  • Saturday, April 23: Amanda & Teddy Band
  • Monday, April 25: Doug Jennings
  • Friday, April 29: The Benjamins
  • Saturday, April 30: Big House Band

Promotions, Contests and Sweepstakes

River of Diamonds — Rush Reward members can earn entries by playing their favorite slots and table games beginning Friday, April 1. On Fridays and Saturdays in April, guests who activate their entries at any Rush Rewards kiosk beginning at 6:30 p.m. will be entered into random drawings at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Five winners will be selected at each drawing for prizes ranging from $250 to $2,500. The progressive prize will start at $5,000, increasing by $100 every time someone draws. If an envelope reveals a diamond, that player will receive the current progressive cash prize.

April Jackpot Sweepstakes — Every day in April, any Rush Reward member who hits a jackpot valued at $1,200 or higher will earn one entry in the April Jackpot Sweepstakes. On Thursday, April 28, at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m., five winners will be randomly selected to win $1,000 in cash.

Sportsbook March Madness Jersey Drawings The BetRivers Sportsbook will feature college basketball jersey drawings during the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. Guests who place wagers of $50 or more on college basketball will be entered into drawings to win an old-school NCAA jersey. Sixers NBA MVP candidate Joel Embiid’s Kansas jersey will be awarded on Monday, April 4, before the NCAA Championship game, while Zion Williamson’s (Duke) will be given out Saturday, April 2, during the semifinal games.

Asian Table Game Hot Seat — All Rush Reward cardholders who are actively playing at selected Asian Table Games with their Rush Rewards card will be eligible to be selected as part of our Asian Gaming Hot Seat. From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., one winner, actively gaming, will be randomly selected every 30 minutes. A prize patrol team will visit the winner at their table and award them with $500 cash.

Young at Heart: 2X Reward Point Multiplier — On Mondays in April, all Rush Reward members age 55 and older who generate an open rating while playing with their Rush Rewards card will receive 2X Reward Points.

Young at Heart: 25% off Jack’s Bar + Grill — On Mondays in April, all Rush Reward members age 55 and older can visit any Rush Rewards kiosk to print out a voucher for 25% off at Jack’s Bar + Grill.

Rivers Poker Room

Mini Rush — $100,000 Guaranteed

  • April 29–May 1 at 11:15 a.m. each day
    • Day 1A (Friday, April 29)
    • Day 1B (Saturday, April 30)
    • Day 2 (Sunday, May 1)
  • $350 entry (single reentry per flight; registration closes after the first level on Day 2)
  • 30k starting stack, 30- and 40-minute levels

$50,000 Free Roll Tournament

Players who earn 80 or more hours from Friday, April 1, to Tuesday, May 31, qualify for a $50,000 Free Roll Tournament on Sunday, June 5, at 11:15 a.m. The top prize will be $10,000, and 40 places will be paid. Guests will earn double free roll hours daily from 2 a.m. to 10 a.m. and all day on Tuesdays.

Weekly Poker Tournaments

Weekly no-limit Texas Hold’em poker tournaments continue in April with the following schedule:

  • Sundays,* 11:15 a.m. — $230 Deep Stack NLH ($10,000 guarantee)
  • Mondays, 7:15 p.m. — $130 NLH ($4,000 guarantee)
  • Tuesdays, 1:15 p.m. — $100 NLH ($2,500 guarantee)
  • Wednesdays, 7:15 p.m. — $130 NLH ($5,000 guarantee)
  • Saturdays,** 1:15 p.m. — $160 Deepstack NLH ($5,000 guarantee)

*Excluding April 17 (Easter)

** Excluding April 30 (Mini Rush)

Daily High Hands Rivers Casino’s daily high-hand promotions total more than $215,000 and range from $200 to $500 every 30 minutes at select times.

Bad Beat Jackpot The $50,000 Bad Beat Jackpot runs 24/7 with a current minimum qualifier of quad 10s.

Dining and Drink Offerings

Rita’s Italian Ice & Frozen Custard — Rita’s first casino location is now open at Rivers Casino Philadelphia. Guests can enjoy “Ice Custard Happiness” daily from noon to 9 p.m.

Mian Mian is offering a combination lunch special in April for $18 from noon to 2 p.m. that includes your choice of starter, soup and entrée. Cash and credit cards will be accepted for payment. Mian is open Monday through Thursday from noon to midnight and Friday through Sunday from noon to 2 a.m.

Jack’s Bar + Grill Jack’s is currently open from noon to 10 p.m., seven days a week. On Fridays and Saturdays, the bar will stay open until 2 a.m. Guests can enjoy live music on Fridays and Saturdays from 8 p.m. to midnight and on Mondays from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Jack’s Bar + Grill

April Specials

  • Young at Heart — Turkey Club for $8.88 every Monday
  • Cheesesteak Flatbread — $9.99 every day

Tax Day Special — Friday, April 15

  • Makin Bacon Burger with Fries and Soft Drink for $10.00

Easter Day Special Sunday, April 17

  • Glazed Ham Dinner, includes green beans and mashed potatoes for $10.99

Tuesday-Thursday in April — Happy Hour, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

  • Half-priced appetizers (select items)
  • $2 Miller Lite
  • $3 frozen drinks

Geno’s Steaks Philly’s iconic cheesesteak spot is serving up a variety of sizzling steaks and hearty hoagies, all made with carefully selected fresh ingredients, so you can’t go wrong. Guests can enjoy Italian hoagies for $9.99 Monday to Friday from noon to 4 p.m. Geno’s is open from noon to 11 p.m. daily.

For complete menus and additional information, please visit

Rivers Casino Is Hiring

Rivers Casino hosts walk-in interviews for part-time and full-time positions every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon.

Available career opportunities include roles in security, table games, slots, food and beverage, operations, paid dealer school, and more. Visit the casino careers page on the website for more information on positions and for benefits, which include medical and dental plans, 401(k), paid time off, tuition reimbursement and more.

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 are as follows:

  • April: Susan G. Komen
  • Q2 2022: Lutheran Settlement House

Rivers Casino continues to follow all city, state, and CDC health and safety protocols.


Jeff Shurilla
For Rivers Casino Philadelphia

215-764-2376 (cell)