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Feb 21, 2014, 17:32 ET
Left to Right: Chicago Sky Mascot, Sky Guy, Chicago Sky Forward, Elena Delle Donne, Daniel J. Corkery Elementary School Principal, Carol Devens-Falk, Rivers Casino General Manager, Bill Keena, Chicago Sky Assistant Coach, Christie Sides and Rivers Casino Promotions & Special Events Manager, Joey Hernandez.  (PRNewsFoto/Rivers Casino)

Rivers Casino Donates Over $1,500,000 To Local Charities In 2013

Rivers Casino presented a check for $20,000 to the Daniel J. Corkery Elementary School yesterday, bringing their total 2013 giving to over...

May 31, 2013, 13:34 ET

Escape The Heat This Summer At Rivers Casino

 Things are heating up at Rivers Casino this June! Plan your dream getaway by entering the Trips Galore Giveaway at Rivers Casino on Tuesdays...

May 20, 2013, 13:25 ET
Les Stroud, star of Discovery Channel's "Survivorman" comes to Rivers Casino on Saturday, June 8, 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/Rivers Casino)

Rivers Casino Announces 'Survivorman' Performance Event

Survivorman's next big adventure will bring him to the 'Burgh -- more specifically, Rivers Casino. Les Stroud, best known for his work as the...

Dec 17, 2012, 10:14 ET

Rivers Casino Announces Over $1,200,000 In Gifts To Local Charities

 Rivers Casino announced today that they awarded over $1,200,000 in funding for educational based programs to 18 organizations in Des...

Dec 03, 2012, 17:44 ET

Shop 'Til You Drop $100,000 Winner At Rivers Casino

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012, Rivers Casino awarded one lucky guest, Patricia of Chicago, $100,000 during the grand finale of the Shop 'Til You...

Nov 26, 2012, 07:00 ET

Rivers Casino Announces 'Dance Moms' Season-Three Premiere Party

 Rivers Casino announced today that it will host a New Year's Day red-carpet, season-three premiere party for the cast of the breakout hit...

Sep 04, 2012, 12:28 ET

Rivers Casino Announces September Events & Promotions

 Rivers Casino has a full line up of exciting gaming promotions, events and entertainment planned all month long. Win cash prizes all month...

Aug 01, 2012, 16:39 ET

Rivers Casino Announces August Events & Promotions

Escape the heat at Rivers Casino with exciting gaming promotions, events and entertainment all month long. Go Topless! - Participate in our Go...

Jul 30, 2012, 16:54 ET
Chicagolands' Rivers Casino awarded one lucky guest, Kim S. of Lake Forest, Illinois, $100,000 during the grand finale of Rivers Casino's $1,000,000 One Year Anniversary Wall of Cash Giveaway.  (PRNewsFoto/Rivers Casino)

$1,000,000 Wall of Cash Winner at Rivers Casino

On Sunday, July 29, 2012, Rivers Casino awarded one lucky guest, Kim S. of Lake Forest, Illinois, $100,000 during the grand finale of Rivers...

Jul 20, 2012, 13:33 ET

Rivers Casino Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Today Rivers Casino announced that in its first year it has paid ($129) million in gaming taxes to the State of Illinois and created 1400 full-time...

Jul 12, 2012, 10:54 ET

Come Out To Rivers Casino To Celebrate Their One Year Anniversary July 17th & July 18th

Rivers Casino invites you to come celebrate their one year anniversary on July 17th and July 18th with two days filled with exciting promotions,...

Jun 27, 2012, 10:00 ET

Rivers Casino Celebrates One Year Anniversary In July

 Rivers Casino will celebrate their one year anniversary with exciting gaming promotions, events and entertainment all month long to cap off...

Jun 25, 2012, 14:43 ET
On June 24, 2012, Rivers Casino, the newest casino in the Chicagoland-area, awarded one lucky guest, William R. of Chicago, Illinois $88,888 cash during the Fortune 8 Ball Giveaway.  When asked how he was feeling after winning the Fortune 8 Ball Giveaway, William replied, "I'm freaking out! I can't believe it!" When asked how he was going to spend his winnings, he replied "I don't know but for now I'm going back to the tables!" Rivers Casino has given away over $400,000 in Fortune 8 Ball Free Slot Play and prizes since the giveaway began in early June.  (PRNewsFoto/Rivers Casino)

Fortune 8 Ball Giveaway Winner At Rivers Casino

 On June 24, 2012, Rivers Casino, the newest casino in the Chicagoland-area, awarded one lucky guest, William R. of Chicago, Illinois $88,888...

Mar 15, 2012, 13:00 ET

Rivers Casino is the First LEED® Gold Certified Casino in the World

 Rivers Casino in Des Plaines, the newest casino in the Chicagoland area, has been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design...

Aug 12, 2011, 13:55 ET

Video from Rivers Casino and Synaptic Digital: Rivers Casino Celebrates Grand Opening In Des Plaines

Rivers Casino, the highly anticipated new gaming and entertainment destination, opened to the public on Monday, July 18, 2011. Excited guests lined...

Jun 20, 2011, 13:27 ET
Rivers Casino Des Plaines opens July 2011.  (PRNewsFoto/Rivers Casino)

Rivers Casino Opens Its Doors in Des Plaines July 2011

Rivers Casino, the highly anticipated new gaming and entertainment destination, will open on Monday, July 18, 2011.*  Located at 3000 S....

Mar 04, 2010, 17:11 ET
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River City Casino in St. Louis, Missouri, opened to the public today, March 4, 2010, featuring a 90,000-square-foot casino with more than 2,100 slot machines and 55 table games, including poker, several restaurants, an entertainment venue and other amenities. www.rivercity.com. (PRNewsFoto/River City Casino)[AB]
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 03/04/2010

River City Casino Brings Gaming Excitement, New Dining and Nightlife Experiences to South St. Louis County

River City Casino, the first casino complex in south St. Louis County, opened its doors at 2 p.m. today, bringing a new level of gaming action,...

Apr 02, 2003, 00:00 ET

River Rock Casino Opens Full Facility

DRY CREEK RANCHERIA, Calif., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- River Rock Casino, Sonoma County's newest entertainment destination, is now fully open for...

Jul 26, 2000, 01:00 ET

Little River Casino Tees it Up for Little Mary's Hospitality House August 9 and 10

MANISTEE, Mich., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of their one-year anniversary celebration, Little River Casino is hosting the Little River...

Jul 20, 2000, 01:00 ET

Little River Casino Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

MANISTEE, Mich., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Little River Casino, owned and operated by the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, is celebrating...