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Celebrate the last month of the year at Rivers

PITTSBURGH — Nov. 27, 2013 — Take a break from the hustle of the holidays and celebrate the season at Rivers Casino. We’re offering gaming promotions, food and beverage specials and live entertainment all month long to keep you in the holiday spirit.

Gaming Promotions

New Year’s Eve Cadillac CTS Drawing – Throughout December, guests who earn 100 same-day base points will earn one entry into the New Year’s Eve Cadillac CTS Drawing. Each Saturday in December, there will be a drawing for 10 winners. Those 10 will win $500 Free Slot Play and be entered into the final drawing, for a chance to earn an additional $500 Free Slot Play for returning on New Year’s. At 1 a.m. on New Year’s Day, the drawing winners will be narrowed down to 10 finalists who will be given a key that could potentially unlock the grand prize – a brand new Cadillac CTS.

$2,014 Hot Seat – On Dec. 31, all Rush Rewards guests playing a slot machine or table game are eligible to win Free Slot Play from 6—10 p.m. Every 15 minutes during that time, one winner in the “hot seat” will win $2,014.

$250K Pigskin Pick’Em – Now through Dec. 30, 2013, guests can make picks each week for winners of Sunday and Monday night football games. Players will be able to check their weekly status online and at the Rivers kiosk promotional area every Tuesday after 12 p.m. Entry is free, and only Rush Rewards members are eligible. The top five contestants with the most correct picks each week will receive cash prizes with the chance to win the top prize of $2,500. Players who place 6th—25th will receive various amounts of Free Slot Play. The five players with the most losses each week will also receive various amounts of Free Slot Play with Rivers’ Fumble prizes.

$10,000 Postgame Drawing – After every Sunday regular season home game, players have the chance to win their share of $10,000. Rush Rewards members can earn entries from Dec. 1—29, up to 90 minutes after the end of the football game. Check-in will open at the start of the fourth quarter. Drawings will be on Dec 8, Dec. 15 and Dec. 29. Prizes include:

• One winner: $5,000
• One winner: $2,000
• One winner: $1,500
• One winner: $1,000
• One winner: $500
• Five winners: $250 Free Slot Play

$25 Buy-In Blackjack Tournament ¬ – Be part of Rivers’ $25 Buy-In Blackjack Tournament starting at 6 p.m. on Mondays throughout December. Players will receive $25,000 in buy-in chips and have their chance to win up to $7,000. Registration begins at 5 p.m. next to Levels.

10 Hands for $10 Blackjack Tournament – On Thursdays this month, players can pay $10 for $10,000 in buy-in chips and the chance to play 10 hands against the dealer. At the end of the tournament, the top six chip earners will win a cash prize. Registration begins at 5:45 p.m. next to Levels, and the tournament begins at 6 p.m.

$10K Jackpot Drawing – Guests who win a jackpot (winning more than $1,200) now through 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 23 will receive an entry into the $10K Jackpot Drawing. Ten names will be chosen on Dec. 23 at 8 p.m. Those winners present at the time of the drawing will share $10,000 Free Slot Play.

$10K High Stakes Drawing – Players who win a suited blackjack in Rivers’ high limits table room now through Dec. 23 will receive an entry for the chance to split $10,000 cash. A drawing will take place on Dec. 23 at 9 p.m. Those winners present at the time of the drawing will share $10,000 Free Slot Play.

Sunday Gift Giveaway – Every Sunday in December, invited guests and players who earn 1,000 same-day base points are eligible to pick up a gift. Receive a blanket on Dec. 1; a queen sheets gift on Dec. 8, a cake plate on Dec. 15, a his or her watch on Dec. 22; and a hair dryer on Dec. 29. (All gifts are available while supplies last from 10 a.m.—8 p.m.)

Turkey or Ham Voucher – On Saturday, Dec. 7, invited guests and Rush Rewards members who earn 1,000 same-day base points will be eligible to pick up a voucher for a turkey or ham. (All vouchers are available while supplies last from 10 a.m.—8 p.m.)

Grab Bag Giveaway – On Wednesday, Dec. 4, invited guests and Rush Rewards members who earn 1,000 same-day base points will be eligible to pick up a gift. (All gifts are available while supplies last from 10 a.m.—8 p.m.)

New Member Sign Up and Win Promo – Throughout December, all new members who sign up for the Rush Rewards Players Club will be eligible to swipe at a kiosk and win Free Slot Play or a food coupon. Guests will win the amount revealed in the kiosk game and one guest will win a top prize of $10,000 Free Slot Play.

Dining and Entertainment

Rock the River 2014 New Year’s Eve Party – Start the New Year off with a win by celebrating at River Casino. Couples can purchase a package for $479 that includes one night accommodations at the Westin Hotel Pittsburgh Downtown, three-course dinner for two, live entertainment and a free champagne toast at midnight. Tickets are available at or call 412-231-7777 for more information.

Visit Wheelhouse on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 p.m.—1 a.m. to hear:

• LoveBettie: Dec. 6 (Rock)
• All Keyed Up: Dec. 7 (Dueling Pianos)
• In the Mood: Dec. 13 (Variety)
• Redline: Dec. 14 (Variety)
• Chris Higbee: Dec. 20 (Country)
• Joe Grushecky and the House Rockers: Dec. 21 (Rock)
• Soul Distribution: Dec. 27 (Jazz/Soul)
• No Bad JuJu: Dec. 28 (Variety)

Visit Levels on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays to hear:

• Chris Higbee Duo: Dec. 5
• Joe Materkowski: Dec. 6 & 19
• Gina Rendina: Dec. 7 & 20
• Gary Prisby: Dec. 12 & 28
• Nina Sainato Acoustic Duo: Dec. 13 & 21
• Matt Barranti & Bill Ali: Dec. 14
• Juan and Erica: Dec. 26
• Bobby V: Dec. 27
• All Keyed Up Trio: Dec. 31

On Tuesdays from 8—10 a.m., guests 55 years or older can enjoy a free breakfast at Grand View Buffet. (Must show a valid ID and Rush Rewards card. Cost is $6.99 for non-card members and those under 55 years of age.)

For complete gaming promotion rules and regulations, stop by the Rush Rewards Club. To learn more about Rivers Casino, visit

Opened in 2009, Rivers Casino has been named “Best Overall Gaming Resort” in Pennsylvania by Casino Player magazine, “Best Overall Casino” in Pennsylvania by Strictly Slots magazine and “Best Casino” by the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. The casino features nearly 3,000 slots, more than 100 table games, nine distinctive restaurants and bars, a riverside amphitheater, a multi-purpose event space, live music performances, free parking and multiple promotions and giveaways daily. Already, more than $300 million in jackpots have been awarded to players at Rivers Casino. For more information, visit

Emily Watts
For Rivers Casino
267-932-8760 Ext. 308