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“Hallow Win Kiosk Game” and “Pull For the Cure $10K Slot Tournament” Highlight October at Rivers

PITTSBURGH — October 1, 2013 — Countdown to Halloween with frighteningly exciting games at Rivers Casino. From “Hallow Win Kiosk Game” to the “Pull for the Cure $10K Slot Tournament,” there’s a treat in store for every ghoul and guy.

Gaming Promotions

$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 Oct. 1—20, up to 90 minutes after the end of the football game. Check-in will open at the start of the fourth quarter. The drawing will be on Oct. 20. 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

Hallow Win Kiosk Game – On Wednesdays in October all Rush Rewards members who earn 100 same-day base points are eligible to win various amounts of free slot play, with $10 in free slot play guaranteed, and a grand prize of $5,000 cash. Games will begin at 10 a.m. each Wednesday and run until 10 p.m. (Only one play per promotional day.)

Wild and Crazy Cash – For every 25 base points players earn, they secure one entry into the Wild and Crazy Cash November drawing. Players will have the chance to win their share of $25,000; first place will win $12,000.

$25 Buy-In Blackjack Tournament – Be part of Rivers’ $25 Buy-In Blackjack Tournament starting at 6 p.m. on Mondays in October. 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 Oct. 21 will receive an entry into the $10K Jackpot Drawing. Ten names will be chosen on Oct. 21 at 8 p.m. Those winners present at the time of the drawing will share $10,000 Free Slot Play.

Table Games Appreciation Night – Join us on Wednesdays in October from 7—9 p.m. in the Table Game High Limit Room. Rush Rewards players actively playing in High Limits will enjoy free hors d’oeuvres.

Mystery Gift Giveaway – On Thursday, Oct. 17, invited guests and players who earn 1,000 same-day base points are eligible to pick up a surprise gift. Gifts can be picked up at the Gift Giveaway Center. (All gifts are available while supplies last from 10 a.m.—8 p.m.)

Sunday Gift Giveaway – Every Sunday in October, invited guests and players who earn 1,000 same-day base points are eligible to pick up a gift. Enjoy a double-cup coffee pot on Oct. 6, lasagna pan on Oct. 13, stand mixer on Oct. 20, and pasta pot on Oct. 27. (All gifts are available while supplies last from 10 a.m.—8 p.m.)

Tuesday Gift Giveaway – On Oct. 1 and Oct. 8, invited guests and players who earn 1,000 same-day base points are eligible for special gifts, which can be picked up at the Gift Giveaway Center. (All gifts are available while supplies last from 10 a.m.—8 p.m.)

• Oct. 1: Swarovski Pink Ribbon Hope Necklace
• Oct. 8: Swarovski Pink Ribbon Hope Bracelet

Pull for the Cure $10K Slot Tournament – On Oct. 3, all Rush Rewards members that earn 100 same day base points are eligible to play in one tournament session. Registration for the first tournament will be from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. and between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. for the second tournament. Winners can win more than $10,000 in cash and free slot play.

Breast Cancer Awareness Bra Donation – From now through Oct. 10, players can donate a new or gently used bra and receive $10 Free Slot Play. All proceeds benefit the Susan G. Komen Pittsburgh Foundation. (One donation per player, per promotional period.)

Blood Drive Donation – Donate blood to the American Red Cross blood drive on Oct. 11 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. and receive $10 in free slot play.

$10K High Stakes Drawing – Players who win a suited blackjack in Rivers’ high limits table room will receive an entry for the chance to win $2,500 every Wednesday in October. A new drawing will take place each Wednesday.

New Member Sign Up and Win Promo – Starting Oct. 1, 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.

Dining and Entertainment

The Hit Men – Hit makers of the 60s, 70s and 80s, this brotherhood of musicians have a friendship that dates back more than 50 years. This amazing group of performers has reunited to relive the magic they created on stages around the world. The Hit Men will perform two shows at Rivers Casino on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 2 and 7 p.m. Tickets are $24 plus tax and can be purchased at the Rivers Gift shop or online at

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

• In the Mood: Oct. 4 (Variety)
• All Keyed Up: Oct. 5 (Dueling Pianos)
• Highway 4: Oct. 11 (Rock)
• Lovebettie: Oct. 12 (Rock)
• The Duration Band: Oct. 18 (80s and 90s Variety)
• Shot O Soul: Oct. 19 (Blues)
• Joe Grushecky & The HouseRockers: Oct. 25 (Rock)
• Neids Hotel Band: Oct. 26 (Rock)

On Tuesdays from 8—10 a.m., guests 55 years or older can eat for free 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.)

On Monday, Oct. 14, Rivers will celebrate Columbus Day. For just $14.92, guests can dine at the Grand View Dinner Buffet or enjoy a three-course dinner at Wheelhouse.

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