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RIVERS CASINO PHILADELPHIA ANNOUNCES JUNE PROMOTIONS AND ENTERTAINMENT

News Release | Philadelphia, PA Posted on 06.01.22

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RIVERS CASINO PHILADELPHIA ANNOUNCES JUNE PROMOTIONS AND ENTERTAINMENT

Celebrate a new month at Philly’s first casino with Father’s Day specials, live music, gaming offers and more

PHILADELPHIA — June 1, 2022 — Mark the start of summer at Rivers Casino Philadelphia in June with Father’s Day dining specials, a chance to win a Jeep Grand Cherokee, and a performance by platinum-recording artist Rodney Carrington. These events and more are available at Philly’s first casino all month long.

Events and Entertainment

The Event Center stage continues to host a diverse performance lineup, including two sold-out shows this month: Jeffrey Osborne on Friday, June 3, and The Stylistics on Friday, June 17. The following upcoming shows are on sale now at RiversCasino.com/Philadelphia.

Rodney Carrington — Saturday, June 25, at 8 p.m.

Rodney Carrington is a multitalented comedian, actor, singer and writer playing sold-out shows around the world as one of the top 10 highest-grossing touring comedians for the past two decades.

A platinum-recording artist, Rodney has recorded eight major record label comedy albums, followed by three albums on his own record label, Laughter’s Good Records. Tickets are on sale now for $39.

Legs N’ Eggs Drag Brunch — Sunday, June 26, 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. This recurring event is on the fourth Sunday of every month, and tickets are on sale now for $45.

Jack’s Bar + Grill Live Music

Guests can move and groove to live entertainment on Fridays and Saturdays in June from 8 p.m. to midnight. Guests can also enjoy DJ Happy Hour every Monday in June from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., and Sing Like a Star Live Band Karaoke every Thursday in June from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Jack’s Stage Lineup

  • Friday, June 3: The Exceptions
  • Saturday, June 4: Lady Supreme
  • Friday, June 10: The Business
  • Saturday, June 11: Frontiers
  • Friday, June 17: Coast 2 Coast
  • Saturday, June 18: BStreetBand
  • Friday, June 24: Bigg Romeo
  • Saturday, June 25: Forever TINA
  • Mondays, June 6, June 13, June 20, and June 27: DJ Happy Hour Ft. Gary O
  • Thursdays, June 2, June 9, June 16, June 23 and June 30: Sing Like a Star Live Band Karaoke

Promotions, Contests and Sweepstakes

Road to Winning Sweepstakes — One lucky guest will win a brand-new Jeep Grand Cherokee, just part of the $88,000 in cash and prizes available in this month’s sweepstakes.

All Rush Rewards members can earn sweepstakes entries on slots and tables from 6 a.m. on Wednesday, June 1, to 9:45 p.m. on Saturday, June 25. To be eligible for prizes, guests must activate their entries on June 4, June 11, June 18 and June 25. The winner on each of these Saturdays will win $2,500 cash and a spot in the grand finale drawing taking place on Saturday, June 25, at 10 p.m. Additionally, three additional finalists will be randomly selected, for a total of six winners who will have a chance to win the Jeep Grand Cherokee.

June Jackpot Sweepstakes — Every day in June, any Rush Reward member who hits a jackpot valued at $1,200 or higher will earn one entry in the June Jackpot Sweepstakes. On Thursday, June 30, at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m., five winners in each drawing will be randomly selected to win $1,000 in cash.

Asian Table Game Hot Seat — On Mondays in June, all Rush Reward card holders 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 to win $500 in cash.

Young at Heart: 2X Reward Point Multiplier — On Mondays in June, 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 June, 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.

For more details on promotions, contests and sweepstakes, please visit RiversCasino.com/Philadelphia.

Rivers Poker Room

The Rivers Casino Philadelphia Poker Room features nearly $225,000 in high-hand promotions, including $500 every 30 minutes on Sunday, June 5, from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. There’s also $25,000 up for grabs during June’s Wild Wednesday drawings. Philly’s first poker room is open 24/7 and features the following tournaments and more.

Seniors Tournament — $25,000 Guaranteed

  • Saturday, June 18, at 11:15 a.m.
  • $300 entry (registration closes at the start of level 10, at approximately 4:15 p.m.).
  • 30K starting stack, 30-minute levels

Weekly Poker Tournaments

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

  • Sundays,* 11:15 a.m. — $230 Deep Stack NLH ($10,000 guarantee)
  • Mondays, 7:15 p.m. — $130 NLH, Double Green Chip Bounty ($4,000 guarantee)
  • Tuesdays, 1:15 p.m. — $100 NLH ($2,500 guarantee)
  • Wednesdays, 7:15 p.m. — $130 NLH ($5,000 guarantee)
  • Saturdays,** 10:15 a.m. — $65 Beginners
  • Saturdays,** 1:15 p.m. — $160 Deep Stack NLH ($5,000 guarantee)

*June 5 tournament replaced by $50,000 Free Roll (qualified players only)

**June 18 tournaments replaced by Seniors Event

Wild Wednesday $1,000 Drawings Every Wednesday in June, guests can win $1,000 at 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Poker players will earn one Wild Wednesday entry for every three hours of cash games played from midnight Sunday through 6 a.m. Wednesday each week. Guests must activate entries on the day of the drawing and be in the poker room to claim their prize.

Daily High Hands Rivers Casino’s daily high-hand promotions total nearly $225,000 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. During the month of June, guests can buy two quarts of water ice and get one free. Guests can enjoy “Ice Custard Happiness” daily from noon to 9 p.m.

Mian Mian is offering a combination lunch special in June 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 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

June Specials

  • Young at Heart — Penne vodka with garlic bread for $8.88
  • Jack’s famous fried shrimp — $12.99 every day

Father’s Day – June 19

  • Grilled New York strip, mashed potatoes and green beans — $25.00

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

  • Half-priced appetizers (select items).
  • $2 Miller Lites.
  • $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. Guests can enjoy roast pork sandwiches all month long for $13. Geno’s is open from noon to 11 p.m. daily.

For complete menus and additional information, please visit RiversCasino.com/Philadelphia.

Rivers Casino Is Hiring

On Tuesday, June 7, Rivers will host a job fair in The Event Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Full-time and part-time positions are available. Openings include food servers, security personnel, dealers, paid internships, cage supervisors, slots shift managers and

supervisors, and many more. Applicants are encouraged to apply online before the event through the website’s casino careers page at www.riverscasino.com/philadelphia/careers. More information regarding positions and benefits, which include medical and dental plans, 401(k), paid time off, tuition reimbursement and more, can be found online.

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

Rivers Gives

Rivers Gives is a unique community relations program and steadfast commitment by the casino that includes having Team Members volunteer 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:

  • June: William Way LGBT Community Center
  • Q2 2022: Lutheran Settlement House

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

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MEDIA CONTACT
Jeff Shurilla
For Rivers Casino Philadelphia

215-764-2376 (cell)
jeff@hornercom.com