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Keep the Summer Fun Going Throughout the Month at Philly’s Casino

PHILADELPHIA — August 2, 2013 — Sun-lovers, rejoice, because there’s still one more month of summer left to enjoy, and SugarHouse Casino is giving you more ways to celebrate throughout August.

Gaming Promotions

$250K Sweet Dice Roll Sweepstakes – Every Friday in August from 6—9 p.m., five winners will be chosen each hour for a chance to roll in $50,000 cash. The selected participants will play SugarHouse’s promotional dice game and roll five dice that will determine their winning cash amount. Each di has five sides with the letters S, U, G, A and R. If the dice rolled spell out the word “SUGAR” by having one of each letter, the player will win the grand cash prize. Every participant is guaranteed to win something as additional prizes include:
– Roll four out of five letters: $5,000
– Roll three out of five letters: $500
– Roll two out of five letters: $250
– Roll one out of five letters: $100

$1 Million Mega Pick Drawing – Your chance to win $1 million cash with SugarHouse’s mega pick drawing will continue during Saturdays in August. Rush Rewards members can visit the designated kiosks at SugarHouse every day to receive one complimentary entry into the drawing. Each entry includes a series of six numbers, which can be randomly selected or chosen by the guest. Then, on Saturdays throughout the month, six random numbers will be chosen at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. The more matching numbers guests have on their entries, the more money they win. Match all six and go home with the grand prize of $1 million.

Pawn Stars Giveaway – On Saturday, Aug. 17, between 3 p.m. and 5:30 p.m., guests will be selected every 10 minutes to win free play to take a spin on SugarHouse’s Pawn Stars slot machines. And as a bonus, everyone is guaranteed to win a Pawn Stars branded item. To be eligible, guests must be playing at a slot machine with their Rush Rewards Card.

Sweet Bonus Slots – Guests who visit the new Sweet Bonus Slots section of the gaming floor can have a chance to win great surprise gifts including jewelry, gift cards, electronics and free play. Every Rush Rewards member playing in the Sweet Bonus Slots section has a chance to randomly be selected to win.

$100,000 New Member Super Slot – Sign up for Rush Rewards in August and you’ll get to spin a giant slot machine with a chance to win up to $100,000. Every spin wins with prizes that include gifts and free play.

For complete gaming promotion rules and regulations, stop by the Rush Rewards Center.

Food & Beverage Specials

Watch the Phillies at SugarHouse – During every Phillies game, enjoy $2 hot dogs and $2 Bud Lights at The Refinery restaurant and bar. Plus, watch the games on any of SugarHouse’s 1,600 slot machine TVs or 140 LCD screens throughout the casino. After the game’s broadcast on PHL17, catch the Phillies Post Game Show at the Refinery bar with hosts Mike Missanelli, John Clark, Marty Bystrom and Phillies legend Larry Bowa.

Happy Hour – Start the weekend off with Happy Hour at SugarHouse Casino. Every Friday and Saturday enjoy $2 beer, $3 wine and $4 cocktails from 7:30—9:30 p.m.

Events & Entertainment

Taxi Driver Appreciation Day – SugarHouse will host its second annual Taxi Driver Appreciation Day on Tuesday, Aug. 6, from noon until 8 p.m. Outside of the casino’s main entrance, drivers can pick up goodie bags filled with a free lunch, a special gift, $10 food credit and $15 free play. A prize wheel will also be available for drivers who provide their email address.

Summer Concert Series – All summer long, on Friday and Saturday nights from 5 p.m. to midnight, guests can lounge, dance and dine outdoors on the beautiful waterfront while listening to the sounds of Philly’s favorite bands during the Casino’s free outdoor summer concert series. Performers include some of the area’s biggest groups like Shorty Long & the Jersey Horns, The Sensational Soul Cruisers, The Heartbeats and more. Enjoy happy hour from 5—8:30 p.m. and dance the night away as the bands take the stage from 8:30—midnight. Then, the fun continues with a live DJ inside The Refinery until 1:30 a.m.

Third Thursday Food Fest – Every third Thursday throughout the summer is Food Fest at SugarHouse Casino. Thursday, Aug. 15, from 6—10 p.m., a live DJ and nearly a dozen food trucks will be parked along the Casino’s riverfront walking path. Come hungry and enjoy summer nights filled with the flavors of local food truck royalty such as 2013 Vendy Award Winner, Cow and the Curd, KAMI and Lil Dan’s Gourmet Food Truck.

Live Music – He’s Philly’s own “Geator with the Heater” and he’s spinning tunes every Wednesday at SugarHouse on Rockin’ with Jerry Blavat Wednesdays. The renowned radio disc jockey and music legend performs at The Refinery restaurant from 5—7 p.m.

Every Thursday from 5—8 p.m., bust a move at SugarHouse with DJ Jimmy Lamb, followed by favorite local crooners Eddie Bruce & Friends. Eddie brings classic jazz and swing standards to life with his performance from 8 p.m. to midnight in The Refinery.

As the weekend winds down on Sundays, relax, dine and enjoy live music from the Island Sol Duo on The Waterfront deck between noon and 6 p.m.

To see the complete entertainment lineup of bands scheduled to perform each week at SugarHouse, visit To learn more about SugarHouse Casino, visit

SugarHouse, which opened in September 2010 as Philadelphia’s first casino, features 1,602 slots, up to 54 table games, fun and unique dining options, riverfront views and free on-site parking. The casino employs approximately 1,000 people, and for two consecutive years has been voted a “Top Workplace” in The Philadelphia Inquirer and a “Best Place to Work” in the Philadelphia Business Journal. For more information, visit

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