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RIVERS CASINO ANNOUNCES OCTOBER EVENTS & PROMOTIONS

RIVERS CASINO ANNOUNCES OCTOBER EVENTS & PROMOTIONS

Fall into Cool Promotions and Delicious Dining all Month

PITTSBURGH September 28, 2012 With exciting gaming promotions, live entertainment and tasty dining options, Rivers Casino is offering all treats—and no tricks—for the entire month.

Gaming Promotions

Monday Night Multiplier Celebrate multiplier Mondays every week at Rivers beginning on Oct. 1. Guests playing slots with their Rush Rewards card are eligible for multiplier points based on the time of day they are playing:

  • 5x points: 6—7:59 p.m.
  • 10x points: 8—9:59 p.m.
  • 15x points: 10—11:59 p.m.

Must be playing with a Rush Rewards card to receive multiplier. Multiplier points do not apply to tier upgrades or table games.

New Member Kiosk Promo – all new members who sign up for a Rush Rewards Club Card are eligible to swipe their card at the kiosk for $10 free slot play and the chance to win up to $500 in Rivers’ kiosk wheel game.

High Limit W2G Drawing – Guests who score a jackpot (winning more than $1,200 on a slot machine) or a suited blackjack in the high limit area now through 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 30, will receive an entry into the High Limit W2G Drawing. Ten names will be chosen on Oct. 30 at 8 p.m. Those winners present at the time of the drawing will share $15,000.

Wild & Crazy Cash Drawing – Entries earned in September will need to be activated by 7 p.m. on Oct. 20 for the final drawing. Five winning names will be randomly selected 15 minutes later. The winners will be asked to select a numbered case on the promotional stage with a mystery cash prize from $1,000—$12,000 inside each case. A wild card winner will also be selected to win $500 free slot play.

$10,000 Steelers Post Game Drawing – Guests can begin earning points at 6 a.m. on Oct. 1, up until 90 minutes after the end of the Steeler’s game on Oct. 7 and Oct. 28. for their chance to pick a football worth up to $5,000. Check-in will begin on game day at the start of the fourth quarter and continue until 10 minutes prior to the drawing. Ten names will be randomly chosen to participate. 

Bring a Friend ATV Giveaway – Starting at 6 a.m. on Oct. 1 until 7:50 p.m. on Oct. 14, Rush Rewards members can earn entries for the chance to win one of 10 available ATVs. On Oct. 14, five names will be randomly selected every hour from 12—7 p.m. to win $500 free slot play. In the final drawing at 8 p.m., 10 winners will be called to choose a toy ATV. One grand prize winner will receive two ATVs and $2,000 free slot play, and nine runners-up will each win $2,000 free slot play.

Bring a Friend Hot Seat – Every Wednesday in October guests playing slot machines from 12—8 p.m. are eligible to win cash and free slot play. One winner will be randomly selected every 30 minutes to choose a number from the winner’s board for the chance to win $1,000. All guests in the winner’s bank who are playing with a Rush Rewards card at the time of the drawing, will also win $25 free slot play.

$50K Bring a Friend Slot Tournament – Every Monday, guests who earn 250 base points are invited to bring a friend to participate in a slot tournament. Registration for the tournament begins at 10 a.m. and the tournament will run from 11 a.m.—7 p.m. with three-minute sessions, every 20 minutes.

$365,000 Pigskin Pick ‘em – Now through Dec. 30, 2012, guests can submit picks each week for winners of Sunday and Monday night football games. Entry is free for Rush Rewards members, and players can check their weekly status online and at the Pro Challenge Kiosk promotional area every Tuesday after 12 p.m. The top five contestants with the most correct picks each week will receive cash prizes. Players who place 6th to 100th will receive free slot play. If the cash prize winners are present on Tuesdays from 12—12:30 p.m. their cash prize will double.

Treat or Treat Free Slot Play – Guests who earn 500 points from 12 a.m.—12 p.m. on Tuesday’s in October will have the chance to pick a candy bar worth up to $10,000 free slot play. Table points and slot points can be combined. Limit one candy bar per person, per promotional day.

Dining

Celebrate the day that Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492 with mouthwatering dining deals on Monday, Oct. 8. Enjoy a three course meal at Wheelhouse Bar & Grill or dinner at Grand View Buffet for only $14.92.

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.)

Start the weekend off right on Fridays at Grandview Buffet, which offers a fresh fish and seafood buffet from 4—10 p.m. ($27.95 per person). On Saturdays in October the buffet at Rivers Casino will host BBQ night from 4—10 p.m. ($21.95 per person), which includes a variety of smoked BBQ meats and sides. Every Sunday this month, the buffet will hold brunch from 10:30 a.m.—3 p.m. ($19.95 per person), which includes an omelet station, smoked salmon, lavish pastries and rib-eye steaks.

Special Events and Entertainment

Drum Bar is the place to be on the weekends. Every Friday, Rivers Casino is taking you back to the 80s. From 9:30 p.m.—1:30 a.m., guests can enjoy drink specials and dance to their favorite 80s hit songs.

The UFC 153 Heavyweight Championship featuring Anderson Silva vs. Stephan Bonnar will be showcased on Oct. 13 in Wheelhouse Bar & Grill. Enjoy food and drink specials while watching the fight on the ‘Burgh’s largest hi-def screen.

Visit Wheelhouse on Fridays and Saturdays from 9 p.m.—1 a.m. to hear:

  • Mercedez: Oct. 5
  • Bryan Cole: Oct. 6
  • Street Level Band: Oct. 12
  • Jimbo & The Soup Bones: Oct. 19
  • Velvetta: Oct. 20
  • Vida the Singing Diva: Oct. 26
  • Todd Jones: Oct. 27

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

ABOUT RIVERS CASINO

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 $245 million in jackpots have been awarded to players at Rivers Casino. For more information, visit riverscasino.com/pittsburgh.

MEDIA CONTACT:  

Emily Watts

For Rivers Casino

267-932-8760 Ext. 308

emily@hornercom.com