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Apr 22, 2013, 15:46 ET
Maria Walsh, winner of Riviera Casino & Hotel Next Comic Headliner Search in Las Vegas.  (PRNewsFoto/Riviera Casino & Hotel)

"Naughty Mommy" Maria Walsh Wins Nationwide Comic Search at Iconic Riviera Casino & Hotel

 The Riviera Casino & Hotel crowned its next comic headliner after scouring through 226 submissions from around the country. Following...

Feb 21, 2013, 17:00 ET

Riviera Casino & Hotel Searching for Next Las Vegas Strip Comic Headliner

The Riviera Casino & Hotel has welcomed some of the funniest people onstage at the Riviera Comedy Club since opening in 1955, from Bob Hope and...

May 21, 2012, 12:38 ET

Buffalo Studios' BINGO Blitz and Riviera Hotel & Casino Launch First-of-its-Kind Social Gaming Partnership

Buffalo Studios, the gaming studio behind BINGO Blitz, the #1 Bingo game on Facebook, and Riviera Hotel & Casino, the property with the only...

Mar 29, 2012, 14:38 ET
Riviera Hotel & Casino Las Vegas Launches New Pet-Friendly Program.  (PRNewsFoto/Riviera Hotel & Casino Las Vegas)

The Riviera Hotel & Casino Las Vegas Launches New Pet-Friendly Program

The Riviera Hotel & Casino Las Vegas rolls out the red carpet for canines with the launch of a new pet-friendly program. Effective today,...

Feb 03, 2012, 12:38 ET

Up to $1 Million Up for Grabs During March Inside Riviera Hotel & Casino

 March is the month of money mayhem as the historic Riviera Hotel & Casino hosts the "March $1,000,000 Tournament Challenge." This...

Dec 06, 2011, 14:28 ET
Pat DiNizio of The Smithereens launches Confessions of a Rock Star at Riviera Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. RivieraHotel.com.  (PRNewsFoto/Riviera Hotel & Casino)

The Smithereens' Pat DiNizio Brings Rock History to Riviera Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas

Pat DiNizio, lead singer of The Smithereens, launches his latest show entitled Confessions of a Rock Star at Riviera Hotel & Casino on the Las...

Apr 09, 2008, 01:00 ET

The Riviera Hotel and Casino Earns Prestigious AAA Three Diamond Award

LAS VEGAS, April 9, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- The Riviera Hotel and Casino was awarded with the 2008 AAA Three Diamond Award, making the classic Las...

Jul 13, 1998, 01:00 ET

Billy Ray Cyrus Signed to Return to the Riviera Hotel & Casino In Las Vegas November 21 & 22

LAS VEGAS, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Singing star Billy Ray Cyrus will headline two concerts, Saturday, and Sunday, November 21 & 22 at the...

May 15, 1998, 01:00 ET

Riviera Hotel & Casino Mourns the Loss of Frank Sinatra

LAS VEGAS, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Riviera Hotel & Casino, home of Frank Sinatra's last permanent engagement in Las Vegas, will honor the...

May 05, 1998, 01:00 ET

Riviera Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas Guarantees One Million Dollar Prize in Slot Tournament

LAS VEGAS, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- It's official! Word is now out! The Riviera Hotel & Casino is guaranteeing one million dollars as the...

Nov 18, 1997, 00:00 ET

Riviera Hotel & Casino Breaks Ground on New Convention and Entertainment Center

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Riviera Hotel & Casino has broken ground on a second convention and entertainment center which will...