KICK OFF WITH WORLD RECORD-HOLDING PROFESSIONAL EATER
PAT “DEEP DISH” BERTOLETTI AND A BURGER EATING SHOWCASE
BEAT “DEEP DISH” AND WIN $5,000
DES PLAINES, IL (April 24, 2014) – Celebrate National Burger Month at Rivers Casino in May. In honor of Burger Month, Flipt at Rivers Casino will be offering a different burger creation each day in the month of May for $10, including favorites as the Southwest Turkey: Signature Turkey patty topped with pepper jack cheese, guacamole, pico de gallo, lettuce and tortilla strings; Carnivore: ¼ lb. beef patty, ¼ lb. turkey patty, American and swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle, ketchup, mustard and rivers sauce; Teriyaki: Soy glazed signature beef patty with avocado, pickled ginger, Asian slaw, and wasabi mayo; French Connection: Signature beef patty with brie cheese, caramelized onions, lettuce, tomato, sliced pear and The Imitator: 2- ¼ lb. beef patties, 1000 island dressing, American cheese, lettuce tomato and pickle on a sesame seed bun.
To kick off Burger Month, world record-holding professional eater Pat “Deep Dish” Bertoletti, will showcase guests how fast he can eat five Rivers burgers and five orders of fries in Flipt on Wednesday, April 30th at 4pm. The burger eating showcase is free and open to the public.
Additionally, each Thursday in May at 5pm, 7pm and 9pm Rivers will offer an open to the public burger eating competition where anyone can try to beat the time set by “Deep Dish” on April 30th. The entry fee is $75, which covers the five Rivers burgers and five orders of fries that will have to be eaten (no to-go boxes) during the competition time. The first person to beat the time set by “Deep Dish” will receive a $5,000 prize. Anyone beating the time after the $5,000 prize is awarded, or comes within 5 minutes of the time set by “Deep Dish” will receive burgers for a year and their entry fee refunded. (Burgers for a year prize will be issued as one $15 dining credit voucher per week for a year, the 52 – $15 dining credits vouchers will be issued all at once and will have a 1-year expiration date). Guests that finish the entire meal within an hour, will also be refunded the $75 entry fee.
Be sure to check www.riverscasino.com daily to learn about new promotions, specials and upcoming events. Planning to come out to Rivers Casino? Be sure to catch the complimentary shuttle from the Rosemont Blue Line to the casino 24 hours a day, seven days a week, running approximately every 15 minutes.
ABOUT RIVERS CASINO:
Rivers Casino is the newest casino in Illinois. The state-of-the-art 147,000 sq. ft. facility has over 1,000 of the newest slots and nearly 50 exciting table games. Rivers Casino boasts seven restaurants and a variety of entertainment options. With easy access from the North, South, East and West of Chicagoland, Rivers Casino is mere minutes away. For more information visit www.riverscasino.com. Visit Rush Rewards for promotional rules. Must be 21. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537).