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   Cinco de Mayo Specials & Mother’s Day Brunch Headline Events at Philly’s Casino

PHILADELPHIA — May 1, 2015 — There are more than May flowers this month at SugarHouse as Cinco de Mayo and Phillies game-day specials are on tap at the casino. Guests may also enjoy a Mother’s Day brunch at Philly’s casino, which also offers additional dining options and gaming promotions all month long.

Gaming Promotions

$1 Million Mega Pick All month long, participants can visit Rush Rewards kiosks each day at SugarHouse Casino to receive an entry into our $1 Million Mega Pick Drawing. Participants can receive one complimentary entry per day leading up to the weekly scheduled Saturday drawing. Drawings will be held every Saturday in May at 8 p.m. As a bonus, guests can drop their kiosk printed entries into a drum after the 8 p.m. drawing for the second chance drawing at 10 p.m. when ten guests will be selected to win $250 cash.

$100K Great American Cars Giveaway – Starting Friday, May 1, guests can earn entries into our $100K Great American Car Giveaway. On Sunday, May 24, between 6—10 p.m., more than 50 winners will be selected to win a share of more than $100K in Free Play or a 2015 American Car. Five winners will drive off in a new car. Guests must check in at a Rush Rewards kiosk between 4—9:45 p.m. to activate their entries.

$10K Fun Fiesta Game Board – On Tuesday, May 5 from 12—8 p.m., one winner will be selected every half-hour to play our $10K Cash Fiesta Game Board. Once selected, participants are guaranteed $250 cash.

$100K Reel Progressive Payout – Join all the action and jump into the $100K Reel Progressive Payout. The progressive jackpot starts at $10,000 and builds as guests play. The jackpot is guaranteed to go off at any time by $100,000, and one person playing with their Rush Rewards Card at that time will be randomly selected to win the cash prize. Since the start, more than $350,000 in jackpots have been paid out.

New Member Keys to Winning – From now through June, participants who sign up for a Rush Rewards card can play the “Keys to Winning” kiosk game for a chance to win Free Play or a 2015 Mercedes Benz. To play, new members will have the chance to select five out of 24 keys to reveal a “$” symbol.

  • Reveal 1 $, win $25 Free Play
  • Reveal 2 $$, win $30 Free Play
  • Reveal 3 $$$, win $50 Free Play
  • Reveal 4 $$$$, win $100 Free Play
  • Reveal 5 $$$$$, win the 2015 Mercedes-Benz

New members are guaranteed to win at least $25 free play.

$100K Yearly Jackpot Sweepstakes – On May 2 at 8 p.m., Rush Rewards players who won a jackpot (a prize of more than $1,200) during April will be eligible to participate in a $10,000 jackpot drawing. Jackpot participants with winnings between $1,200—$4,999 will receive one blank entry form to enter the drawing. Participants with winnings of more than $5,000 will receive five blank entry forms. Entry forms must be filled out and returned to Rush Rewards between 6—7:50 p.m. on May 2. Winners of the drawing will be announced overhead at 8 p.m. Five winners will each receive $1,000 Free Slot Play and one winner will receive $5,000 cash.

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

Food & Beverage Specials

Cinco de Mayo Specials – Celebrate the May 5 holiday at The Refinery with $1 margaritas and $4 Coronita margaritas. Food specials include ropa vieja, a slow roasted beef flank in beef broth, tomato, peppers, onion and cilantro served over rice with tortillas. We’ll also feature guacamole and chips, chicken tortilla soup and mini tacos.


Mother’s Day Brunch – Sunday, May 10 we feature our Mother’s Day brunch at The Refinery from 11 a.m.—3 p.m. The buffet-style brunch includes eggs benedict, made-to-order omelets, brioche French toast, carved turkey and more. Guests will enjoy live music by the Rittenhouse Strings at this all-you-can-eat buffet along the Delaware waterfront. This can’t-miss event for moms is $24.95 per person with an optional add on of 10 oz. prime rib for $9.99 and a jumbo crab cake for $6.

Happy Hour Enjoy Happy Hour at SugarHouse Casino every Tuesday through Thursday, from 5—8 p.m. Specials include $2 beer, $3 wine and $4 cocktails, plus choose from a happy hour appetizer menu.

Phillies Game Day Specials Enjoy the Phillies season with $2 Coors Light drafts and $2 hot dogs at The Refinery and at Lucky Red, starting with the home opener April 6.  Game day specials also include $.50 wings, $5 cheesesteaks and $5 barbecue pulled pork sliders at The Refinery throughout the regular season.

Events & Entertainment

95.7 BEN FM Poker Tournament – Join BEN-FM’s Marilyn Russell Saturday, May 2for a Texas Hold ‘em poker tournament in the SugarHouse Poker Room.  There’s a guaranteed prize pool of $3,000 with the action getting underway at 6 p.m.

Philly Beer Week SugarHouse is a proud sponsor of Philly Beer Week (May 29 – June 7) and we kick things off Friday, May 29 with the “Hammer of Glory” aka “Hog” tour. Guests who spend $10 on our Beer Week menu receive $25 Match Play all during Beer Week. Please visit for more Philly Beer Week details.

Live Music

Celebrate the weekend by putting on your dancing shoes and partying with all of your favorite cover bands on Friday and Saturday nights. Enjoy live entertainment, food and drinks in The Refinery from 6 p.m.—2 a.m.

May 1: Jon Pruitt Trio/Philly First Friday Dance Party

May 8: Rich Genoval Piano/Sensational Soul Cruisers/DJ Ficca

May 9: Paula Johns Trio/Shorty Long & the Jersey Horns

May 15: Patty & Bugzy/Philadelphia Funk Authority

May 16: Waynard Piano/The Loop

May 22: Fowler & Branca Jazz Duo/The Heartbeats

May 23: Chris Huff Solo/Exceptions

May 24: FM Band (Sunday 8—11:30 p.m.)

May 29: Waynard Piano/Drop Dead Sexy

May 30: Jerry Boyle Jazz Trio/JJ Rupp

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SugarHouse, which opened in September 2010 as Philly’s casino, features 1,606 slots, up to 62 table games, fun and unique dining options, riverfront views and free on-site parking. The casino employs approximately 1,100 people, and for four consecutive years has been voted a “Best Place to Work” in the Philadelphia Business Journal, and a “Top Workplace” from four years in a row. For more information, visit


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