June 1st, 2018

Event Center performances, spectacular fireworks and balloon glow displays 

PHILADELPHIA — June 1, 2018 — Welcome sweet summertime with two performances in The Event Center, one by party band The B-52s on Friday, June 1, followed by comedian Vic DiBitetto on Saturday, June 2. Guests can also enjoy a fireworks display on Saturday, June 9, to round-up the Fishtown FestivALE, as well as on Saturday, June 30, at 9:30 p.m. for the Red, White & Brew Fest.

Promotions, Contests & Sweepstakes

Hot, Hot, Summer Sweepstakes — Beginning Friday, June 1, at 6 a.m., all Rush Rewards members can begin earning entries for a chance to win Free Play. On Saturday, June 30, from 3-9 p.m., 50 winners will be selected every hour to win up to $200 in Free Slot Play. The highest entry earner each hour will automatically be entered into the final drawing occurring at 10 p.m. where one lucky winner will be awarded $10,000 cash.

$15,000 Monthly Jackpot Bonus — On Monday, June 4, 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 May will be eligible to participate in this month’s jackpot drawing.

$40,000 Summer Slot Tournament — On Thursdays in June from 5-8 p.m. Rush Rewards members can participate in the Summer Slot Tournament at the machines near Fishtown Hops. Each week, the top 50 scorers will earn various prizes, with the highest scorer winning $1,000 cash. Also, any member that plays all four weeks will be entered into a drawing to win a share of more than $10,000 in Free Play and cash.

$20,000 Mini Baccarat Sit & Go Tournament — On Wednesdays in June from 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Rush Rewards members can participate in the $20,000 Mini Baccarat Sit & Go Tournament in the Asian Gaming room.

SugarHouse Casino Poker Room

No Limit Texas Hold’em June Tournament Schedule:

  • 11 a.m. Sun. – $45 entry, beginner’s tournament (June 3, 10 and 17)
  • 7 p.m. Mon. – $125 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool
  • 7 p.m. Tues. – $125 entry, $25 bounty
  • 7 p.m. Wed. – $125 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool (June 6, 13 and 27)
  • 11 a.m. Sat. – $150 entry, $5,000 guaranteed prize pool (Big blind ante, deepstack, 30k starting chips; June 2, 9, 16)

$100,000 Guaranteed SugarRush Challenge — The SugarHouse Casino Poker Room will host a multi-day No Limit Texas Hold’em poker tournament from June 20-24. Day 1 flights (June 20-23) feature 25,000 starting stacks for $250 with two flights each day at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Players can opt to enter directly into Day 2 (June 24 at noon) with a 100,000 chip stack for $1,100. Tournament details and multi-table satellite information is available at

Daily High Hands — It’s non-stop action in the SugarHouse Casino Poker Room with a winner every 30 minutes during the designated time periods of the daily high hand promotion. Texas Hold’em games that contribute to the jackpot are eligible for this promotion that will award $200 or $300 for each high hand.

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 never pay less than $200 and increases until it is hit. 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

Fishtown Hops Outdoor Patio — Fishtown Hops’ beer garden has opened its patio doors for the outdoor season featuring an all-new menu that accompanies 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.  

Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House — On Fridays and Saturdays in June, 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

The B-52s — Known as “the world’s greatest party band,” The B-52s will bring their unforgettable dance-rock hits — such as “Rock Lobster” and “Love Shack” — to The Event Center at SugarHouse Casino on Friday, June 1, at 9 p.m. Tickets cost $79 to $99 and can be purchased on the

Vic DiBitetto — Vic DiBitetto will leave his audience gasping for air when his hilarious act fills The Event Center at SugarHouse Casino with laughter on Saturday, June 2, at 9 p.m. DiBitetto is a national headliner selling out theaters across the country and an incredibly powerful and frenetic performer.

Fishtown FestivALE Fireworks Display — On Saturday, June 9, at 9 p.m., a fireworks display over the Delaware River follows the 2018 Fishtown FestivALE.

Father’s Day Vietnamese Show — On Friday, June 15, from 10:30 pm to 12:30 a.m. in The Event Center, there will be a Vietnamese show to celebrate Father’s Day. Tickets can be purchased

FAVIA Balloon Glow Spectacular — Guests can enjoy the FAVIA Balloon Glow, a display of colorful hot air balloons in the SugarHouse parking lot, on Wednesday, June 20, from 8-9 p.m.

Red, White & Brew Fest — On Saturday, June 30, at 5 p.m., guests can enjoy an evening on the waterfront with great food, drinks and live entertainment complete with a spectacular fireworks display at 9:30 p.m.

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, June 1: Bigg Romeo
  • Saturday, June 2: Kool & the Gang Tribute Band
  • Friday, June 8: Mas Tequila Orchestra
  • Saturday, June 9: The Exceptions
  • Friday, June 15: Coast 2 Coast
  • Saturday, June 16: Steal the Sky
  • Friday, June 22: Funk Daddy Band
  • Saturday, June 23: Draw The Line (Aerosmith Tribute Band)
  • Friday, June 29: The B-Street Band (Springsteen Tribute Band)
  • Saturday, June 30: Sensational Soul Cruisers

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]

Directions to SugarHouse Casino on Google Maps
SugarHouse Casino
1001 N. Delaware Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19125

Contact Us >>