April 1st, 2019

Comedians Plastic Cup Boyz highlight monthly offerings

PHILADELPHIA — April 1, 2019 — Hop into April with a chance to win your share of $7,500 cash in the Weekly Blackjack Tournament. Meanwhile, Plastic Cup Boyz brings its hilarious stand-up comedy to The Event Center on Saturday, April 27, at 8 p.m. These are just some of the many offerings in store this month at SugarHouse Casino.

Promotions, Contests and Sweepstakes

Asian Gaming Sweepstakes — From Monday, April 1, through Friday, April 26, guests playing Asian table games in pits 1, 2 and 11 are eligible to win their share of $10,000 cash at the final drawing beginning at 10 p.m. on Friday, April 26.

$25K Quarterly Jackpot Bonus Drawing — Any Rush Rewards Member who hit a jackpot of $1,200 or more between Jan. 1 and March 31 will be entered to win a share of $25,000 Free Play. The drawings take place on Friday, April 12, from 8 to 9 p.m

$7,500 Weekly Blackjack Tournament — Rush Rewards Members are invited to participate in the free weekly Blackjack tournament each Thursday in April from 6-10 p.m. to win their share of $7,500 cash. 

SugarHouse Casino Poker Room

$100,000 Guaranteed Big Rush Tournament — The SugarHouse Casino Poker Room will host a big blind ante, multi-day No Limit Texas Hold’em poker tournament from April 10-14. Day 1 flights (April 10-13) feature 25,000 starting stacks for $300 with two flights each day at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Day 2 is Sunday, April 14 at 11 a.m.

No-Limit Texas Hold ’em April Tournament Schedule*:

  • 11 a.m. Sundays — $150 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 7 p.m. Mondays — $125 entry, $4,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 7 p.m. Wednesdays — $125 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 11 a.m. Saturdays — $45 entry, beginners’ tournament

*Daily tournaments scheduled for April 10-14 will be replaced by the Big Rush tournament.

Daily High Hands — It’s “Thursday Thunder” in Philadelphia’s only poker room as SugarHouse features more than $200,000 worth of high hands in April. On Thursdays, high hands are $500 every 30 minutes from noon to midnight. The high-hand promotion is offered daily, and players can win varying amounts ranging from $200 to $500 at selected times.

Bad Beat Jackpot — The current Bad Beat Jackpot is $50,000 and the minimum qualifying hand is quad 2s.

For more information on tournaments and promotions, please call the poker room at 215-717-3883, visit or stop by the poker desk.

Food and Beverage

Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House — On Fridays and Saturdays in April, guests will enjoy live piano music in the casino’s first-class steakhouse from 6 to 10 p.m. Live music on Thursday’s is from 5 to 9 p.m.

  • Buck-a-Shuck — $1 oysters, Thursdays from 5 to 8 p.m. 

Philadelphia Phillies Special — During every Phillies game this season, guests can enjoy $2 Coors Light beers at Fishtown Hops and Lucky Red.

Events and Entertainment

Plastic Cup Boyz — Plastic Cup Boyz, best known as Kevin Hart’s opening act, brings its stand-up comedy to The Event Center at SugarHouse Casino on Saturday, April 27, at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $39 to $59 and are available for purchase at

Cambodian New Year Show — On Saturday, April 13 from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m., SugarHouse Casino will be hosting a Cambodian New Year Show. For tickets and more information, visit

March Mania

Fishtown Hops — Fishtown Hops is your game-watch destination for college basketball’s biggest tournament. In addition to regular menu items, Fishtown Hops is offering a wide range of food and beverage specials such as $.50 wings, $1 Hot Dogs, $3 Miller Lite and more. Guests can reserve spots in a private viewing room with access to an open bar and buffet.

SugarHouse Sportsbook — Win big and watch college basketball’s biggest tournament at Philadelphia’s first licensed sportsbook. On April 6 and 8, the SugarHouse Sportsbook will host March Mania viewing during the NCAA tournament semifinals and championship games. On high volume days, the Sportsbook is reserve-only, but you can reserve a seat in advance any day. Skip the wait and build your bets ahead of time by downloading SugarHouse Casino’s QuickBets app for a faster betting experience.

Fishtown Hops — Dance to live new music and classics by local bands and DJs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. on the following dates:

Friday, April 12: LauraLea & Tripp Fabulous

Saturday, April 13: Rockin’ the Paradise — Styx Tribute

To stay up to date on all entertainment or to learn more about SugarHouse Casino, please visit



Located along the Delaware Riverfront in Philadelphia, SugarHouse Casino features 1,755 slots, 105 table games, 62 hybrid gaming seats, a 28-table poker room and a designated Sportsbook area for live sports betting. The casino offers eight distinctive restaurants and bars—among them are Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House, Fishtown Hops and Geno’s Steaks—riverfront views, live performances in The Event Center, free parking and promotions and giveaways daily. SugarHouse, which opened in 2010, employs approximately 1,600 Team Members and has been voted a great place to work in Philadelphia. SugarHouse Casino is owned and operated by Rush Street Gaming and its affiliates. For more information, visit


Jeff Shurilla

For SugarHouse Casino

267-932-8760, ext. 304

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1001 N. Delaware Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19125

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