February 1st, 2018

Two nights of comedy from Chris Tucker and Valentine’s Day specials

PHILADELPHIA — Feb. 1, 2018 — SugarHouse Casino will be filled with love and laughter during the month of February with Valentine’s Day specials at Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House, the casinos high-end steak house. Enjoy a weekend of comedy with the hilarious “Rush Hour” star Chris Tucker, as he brings his stand-up act to The Event Center on Friday, Feb. 9, and Saturday, Feb. 10.

Promotions, Contests & Sweepstakes

2018 Philadelphia Auto Show Offer — Guests who visit the 2018 Philadelphia Auto Show from Saturday, Jan. 27 to Sunday, Feb. 4, can show their ticket at Rush Rewards through Wednesday, Feb. 28, to receive $25 in Match Play.  

Auto Show Shuttle — A free shuttle to the 2018 Philadelphia Auto Show will be offered Feb. 1 to Feb. 4. During auto show hours, shuttles will leave SugarHouse, dropping off and picking up passengers at the Convention Center’s Broad Street entrance. For your convenience, auto show tickets can be purchased at Saxbys inside the casino. Passengers must be at least 21 years of age to ride the shuttle.

$5,000 Playoff Pit Sweepstakes — On Saturday, Feb. 3, from noon to midnight, and Sunday, Feb. 4, from noon to 10:55 p.m., active table game players who are dealt a blackjack in the Playoff Pit will have a chance to win an autographed Chuck Bednarik jersey and $5,000 cash.

Poker Night in America Poker Room

No Limit Texas Hold’em February Tournament Schedule:

·         11 a.m. Sun. – $45 entry, beginner tournament

·         7 p.m. Mon. – $125 entry, $4,000 guaranteed prize pool

·         7 p.m. Tues. – $250 entry, $50 bounty

·         7 p.m. Wed. – $125 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool

·         7 p.m. Thurs. – $85 entry (Feb. 1, 8 and 15)

·         11 a.m. Sat. – $150 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool (Deepstack, 30k starting chips)

Casey Cares Foundation Charity Tournament — On Thursday, Feb. 22, the Poker Room will host a No Limit Texas Hold’em charity tournament to benefit the Casey Cares Foundation. The $200 entry with $20 add-ons and $25 bounties begins at 7 p.m.

Daily High Hands Promotion — It’s non-stop action in the SugarHouse Casino Poker Room with a winner every 30 minutes during the designated time periods of the nightly high hand promotion (Sun.-Fri. from noon-2 p.m. and on Saturdays from 2 p.m.-midnight). Texas Hold’em games that contribute to the high hand jackpot are eligible for this promotion that will award players $200 on Sun.-Thurs. and $300 on Fri.-Sat.  

Instant High Hand Progressive Jackpots — Every qualifying hand at a cash table in the Poker Room will instantly earn a progressive jackpot. All four-of-a-kind and straight flush hands will earn between $50 and $599, except the royal flush which will grow daily until it is hit and will never pay less than $200. This is a 24/7 promotion.  In addition, all Instant High Hands hit between 2 a.m. and 3 p.m. every day will pay double the jackpot amount (except the royal flush).

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

Food & Beverage

Philadelphia Hometown Teams Specials — During all hockey and basketball games for Philadelphia professional hometown teams, guests can enjoy beverage specials at Lucky Red:

·         Basketball – enjoy $3 Coors Lite drafts

·         Hockey – enjoy $3 Yuengling drafts

Hugo’s Tasting Menu — Get a taste of Hugo’s Frog Bar & Steak House from Feb. 2 to Feb. 8. Guests can enjoy a delicious three-course meal from the high-end steakhouse with their choice of a starter and entrée, followed by a dessert, all for $45. The menu offers a variety of choices, including lobster bisque, soup du’ jour, salad, filet, grilled salmon and tortellini with a warm bread pudding topped with vanilla ice cream and caramel for dessert. Guests can make reservations by calling (215) 717- 3900 or by visiting Hugo’s website.

Valentine’s Day Dinner at Hugo’s — Spend Valentine’s Day with that special someone by enjoying a delicious four-course meal for two at Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House from Friday, Feb. 9 to Friday, Feb. 18, beginning at 3 p.m. Couples can enjoy a romantic dinner for $175 and make reservations by calling (215) 717-3900 or by visiting Hugo’s website.

Events & Entertainment

97.5 Fanatic Big Game Broadcast and Watch Party — Cheer on the Birds on Sunday, Feb. 4, in Fishtown Hops as they play for pro football’s championship. The 97.5 Fanatic team will be hosting a live broadcast beginning at 3:30 p.m. followed by a big game watch party at 6:40 p.m. Guests will receive the ultimate experience with stadium-themed food, drinks and giveaways.

Chris Tucker — After selling out his Saturday, Feb. 10 show at SugarHouse Casino, comedian Chris Tucker has added a second performance on Friday, Feb. 9 at 9 p.m. Tickets are on sale and cost from $79 to $99. The new date was added after the “Rush Hour” movie star’s initial show quickly sold out The Event Center.

Chinese New Year Dragon Dance — Celebrate the Chinese New Year on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 8:30 and 9:30 p.m. with a Chinese New Year dragon dance throughout the casino.

Jerry Blavat — Guests can enjoy radio host Jerry Blavat on Wednesdays in February from 4-8 p.m. in the north entrance lobby.

Fishtown Hops — Dance to live new music and classics by local bands and DJs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays in February at Fishtown Hops:

·         Friday, Feb. 2: Shorty Long with DJ Naj

·         Saturday, Feb. 3: Cintron with DJ Decibels

·         Friday, Feb. 9: SideArm with DJ Naj

·         Saturday, Feb. 10: The Beat Tells with DJ Oz

·         Friday, Feb. 16: The Exceptions with DJ Ernesto

·         Saturday, Feb. 17: B-Street (Springsteen Tribute) with DJ Mikey B

·         Friday, Feb. 23: Don’t Call Me Francis with DJ Joey Catz

·         Saturday, Feb. 24: Chicago 9 (Chicago Tribute) with DJ Naj

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

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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
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