Rivers Philadelphia Poker Room

The Rivers Philadelphia poker room is home to 28 tables. It is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Cash games and tournaments are dealt at the Rivers Philadelphia poker room. It has returned to full capacity. Drink service is now available.

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Rivers Philadelphia poker room cash games

The main games at the poker room at Rivers Philadelphia are 1/2, 1/3, and 2/5 no limit Texas hold’em. The buy-in is $60 to $300 at 1/2, $100 to $500 at 1/3, and $200 to $1,000 at 2/5. There may also be a 2/2 pot limit Omaha game. The buy-in is $100 to $500.

Rivers Philadelphia poker tournaments

Poker tournaments have returned to Rivers Philadelphia. All poker tournaments are no limit Texas hold’em. Late registration and re-entry is permitted through level seven. Note that due to a spike in Covid-19 cases over the holidays, poker tournaments may be suspended due to staffing issues.

On Mondays and Wednesdays at 7:15pm, there is a $130 tournament. It starts with 20,000 chips. Blinds go up every 20 minutes.

On Sundays at 11:15am, there is a $230 tournament. Players start with 30,000 chips. Levels go up every 30 minutes.

On Saturdays at 1:15pm, there is a $160 Deepstack event. Players start with 25,000 chips. Blinds go up every 25 minutes.

The Tuesday tournament starts at 1:15pm. Its buy-in is $100. Players start with 15,000 chips. Levels go up every 20 minutes.

A new beginner’s tournament was added in the spring of 2022. It has a buy-in of $65. Players start with 15,000 chips. Levels go up every 15 minutes.

Rivers Philadelphia poker promotions

There are two major promotions at the Rivers Philadelphia poker room. High hands are available daily. Prizes range from $200 to $500. Prizes are awarded every 30 minutes for most promotional periods. Friday nights have a payout every hour.

Hours are typically afternoons and evenings. Only one card is needed to qualify for a high hand at the Rivers Philadelphia poker room.

There is also a bad beat jackpot. Bad beat jackpot winners must use both hole cards to win it. High hand winners may use just one card.

Rivers Philadelphia poker room FAQ

Is the Rivers Philadelphia poker room open 24 hours?

Yes, it is 24 hours, seven days a week.

What cash games are dealt at the Rivers Philadelphia poker room?

The common games are 1/2, 1/3, and 2/5 no limit Texas hold’em. There may be a 2/2 pot limit Omaha on weekend nights. 

Does the Rivers Philadelphia poker room deal tournaments?

There are three no limit hold’em tournaments every week.

How many seats per table are there at the Rivers Philadelphia poker room?

Each table has a maximum of nine seats.   

What is the minimum age to play in the poker room at Rivers Philadelphia?

The entire casino floor has a minimum age of 21.

Last updated: June 2, 2022