August 1st, 2018

Four performances in The Event Center, a chance to win a 2018 Chevy Camaro and more 

PHILADELPHIA — Aug. 1, 2018 — SugarHouse Casino turns up the heat this August with shows from KC and The Sunshine Band on Aug. 11 at 8 p.m. and Rock The Yacht on Aug. 17 at 8 p.m. in The Event Center. Also, the SugarHouse Poker team features $200,000 worth of high hands in August along with the Bad Beat Jackpot.

Promotions, Contests & Sweepstakes

$15,000 Monthly Jackpot Bonus — On Wednesday, Aug. 1, at 8 p.m., jackpot winners have the chance to win their share of $15,000 Free Slot Play and cash. Qualifying participants who hit a jackpot of $1,200 or more in July will be eligible to participate in this month’s jackpot drawing.

Clutch Cash Car Giveaway — Beginning Wednesday, Aug. 1, at 6 a.m., guests can begin earning entries all month long into the Clutch Cash Car Giveaway. On Monday, Sept. 3, between 5-9 p.m., 10 winners will be selected every hour to win a variable amount of Free Slot Play with the chance to be entered into the final 10 p.m. drawing for a 2018 Chevy Camaro. Also, one winner actively playing will be selected every 30 minutes to be entered into the final drawing. At 10 p.m., the 15 finalists will return to see who will be taking home a brand new 2018 Chevy Camaro.

Night Out Restaurant Week Offer — Guests who dine at an official Night Out Restaurant Week establishment between Friday, Aug. 10, and Sunday, Aug. 19, are eligible to receive $10 in Free Slot Play. During this time, guests can visit SugarHouse Casino and show their dining receipt at Rush Rewards to receive the offer.

SugarHouse Casino Poker Room

No Limit Texas Hold’em August Tournament Schedule:

  • 11 a.m. Sun. – $150 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool (deepstack, 30k starting chips)
  • 7 p.m. Mon. – $125 entry, $4,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 7 p.m. Tues. – $125 entry, $25 bounty
  • 7 p.m. Wed. – $125 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 11 a.m. Sat. – $45 entry, beginner’s tournament (big blind ante)

Daily High Hands — It’s non-stop action in the SugarHouse Casino Poker Room, featuring $200,000 worth of high hands in August. Players at Texas Hold’em games that contribute to the high hand jackpot fund are eligible to win $300, $400 or $500 for each high hand every 30 minutes during the designated time periods of the daily promotion.

Bad Beat Jackpot — Win up to $50,000 in SugarHouse Casino’s poker Bad Beat Jackpot. Starting Aug. 1, the jackpot will be won when quad 10s loses to a higher ranked hand. The player with the losing hand wins 40% of the jackpot, the player with the winning hand receives 30% of the jackpot and 30% of the jackpot will be divided among the remaining players at the table.

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

Food & Beverage

Night Out Restaurant Week — For the fifth consecutive year, Night Out Restaurant Week will include favorite eateries throughout Fishtown, Northern Liberties and Penn’s Landing. From Friday, Aug. 10, to Sunday, Aug. 19, diners can enjoy three-course meals on a $30-$35 prix fixe menu, with select restaurants offering a $15-$20 fixed-price lunch option. For promotion details, menus and entertainment schedules, please visit

Fishtown Hops Outdoor Patio — Fishtown Hops’ beer garden offers delicious bites including Hoppy Wings, Original Philly House-Made Cheesesteak Rolls, Cajun Crusted Tuna, and more, plus a selection of local brews and craft cocktails. The hours of operation are Wednesday and Thursday from 4-10 p.m., Fridays from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m., Saturdays from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. and Sundays from 2-10 p.m. Happy hour is from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.

  • Quizzo — On Wednesdays from 7-10 p.m., guests can participate in a game of Quizzo to put their trivia skills to the test.
  • SPCA Adoptions Days — On Sunday, Aug. 5, from 4-6 p.m., go home with your new best friend, enjoy food and drink specials and support a great cause.
  • Hops and Squats — On Wednesday, Aug. 8, from 6:30-7:30 p.m., get fit with the owner of EMBFit, LLC, Richard Gross at Fishtown Hops.
  • Yoga Happy Hour — Sometimes you need yoga, sometimes you need beer and sometimes you need both. Join Casey for a high-energy session of Power Yoga on Wednesday, Aug. 22, from 6-7 p.m. – all you need is a mat. Cheers to that!  

Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House — On Fridays and Saturdays in August, guests will enjoy live piano music in the casino’s first-class steakhouse from 6-10 p.m.

  • Buck-A-Shuck — On Thursdays, guests can enjoy $1 oysters. 

Events & Entertainment

Live Pro Boxing — King’s Promotions presents Live Pro Boxing in The Event Center at SugarHouse Casino on Friday, Aug. 10, at 7 p.m. The schedule of events for fight week is as follows:

  • Press Conference — Aug. 8 from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Weigh-In — Aug. 9 from 5-7 p.m.
  • Boxing — Aug. 10 at 7 p.m., doors open at 6 p.m.

KC and The Sunshine Band — Famous for blending pop, reggae and Latin genres, KC and The Sunshine Band will bring its unique sound found in hits — such as “Get Down Tonight” and “That’s the Way (I Like It)” — to The Event Center at SugarHouse Casino on Saturday, August 11, at 8 p.m. Tickets for the show cost from $59 to $79 and can be purchased at

Rock The Yacht — Coming together to form the Rock The Yacht tour, Ambrosia; Stephen Bishop; Peter Beckett, lead singer of Player; John Ford Coley; and Robbie Dupree have set sail to perform their hits at The Event Center at SugarHouse Casino on Friday, Aug. 17, at 8 p.m. Tickets cost from $40 to $50 and can be purchased at

Jon Dorenbos — After performing for sold-out crowds and receiving standing ovations earlier this year, longtime Eagle Jon Dorenbos returns to SugarHouse Casino this summer for two inspirational magic shows. “An Evening with Jon Dorenbos” will entertain Philadelphia fans in The Event Center on Friday, Aug. 24, and Saturday, Aug. 25, at 8 p.m. Tickets for his must-see performances cost from $45 to $65 and can be purchased at

Fishtown Hops — Dance to live new music and classics by local bands and DJs from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays at Fishtown Hops:

  • Friday, Aug. 3: 88 MPH
  • Saturday, Aug. 4: Eleven Eleven
  • Friday, Aug. 10: Steal the Sky
  • Saturday, Aug. 11: Funktion 11
  • Friday, Aug. 17: Nine Deeez Nite
  • Saturday, Aug. 18: Don’t Call Me Francis
  • Friday, Aug. 24: B-Street (Bruce Springsteen Tribute)
  • Saturday, Aug. 25: Dirty Dozen Dance Band
  • Friday, Aug. 31: Shorty Long and the Jersey Horns
  • Saturday, Sept. 1: Earth Wind & Fire Review Band

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


SugarHouse, which opened in September 2010 as Philly’s casino, features 1,891 slots, 103 table games, a 28-table poker room, fun and unique dining options, riverfront views, and free on-site parking. The casino employs approximately 1,500 people and has been voted a “Best Place to Work” by the Philadelphia Business Journal for seven consecutive years and a “Top Workplace” by for six straight years. For more information, visit

Jeff Shurilla
For SugarHouse Casino
267-932-8760, ext. 304
[email protected]

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