$600,000 Blackjack Winner Tops March Jackpots At Keystone State Casinos

Written By Corey Sharp on April 8, 2024
Large jackpot logo with the amount $600,900 on it to reflect the largest jackpot handed out at Pennsylvania retail casinos in March

Pennsylvania casinos offer some of the most exciting slots, and there’s nothing like winning a jackpot in-person. A lucky guest went home with more than $600,000 after playing blackjack at Live! Casino Philadelphia.

While online casinos have become more popular in Pennsylvania, there are still big winners at retail properties throughout the state.

Live! Casino Philadelphia awards blackjack winner $600,000

The largest winner in the state that reported jackpots to PlayPennsylvania earned $600,900. Live! Casino Philadelphia Director of Slots and Guest Services, Janine de Blois, told us last week:

“A lucky guest found her pot of gold at the end of a rainbow at Live! Philadelphia in March, when she hit for an incredible $600,900 jackpot on the Super 4 Blackjack Progressive. We love celebrating with our guests when they get lucky at Live! and this month was no exception.”

The next four winners didn’t hit for six figures, but still cashed a significant amount. The second-largest jackpot was also a table games player, earning $74,455 playing Face Up Pai Gow.

The next three largest winners were all slot players:

  • $42,523 playing Wild Wild Buffalo
  • $27,903 playing Dollar Storm Egyptian Jewels
  • $21,310 playing Multi Wins 7s

Rivers Casino Philadelphia distributes nearly $1.5 million in March jackpots

The amount of winners that piled up at Rivers Casino Philadelphia cost the property $1.47 million in slot jackpots in March. The largest total was $169,620, won on a Dragon Link machine.

Another player won $41,000 on a 75-cent bet playing Huff N More Puff.

The casino reported 12 jackpots on Ultimate X Poker, totaling more than $375,000.

All told, 77 jackpots of $10,000 or higher were won last month at Rivers, with 14 of them $20,000 or higher.

For table games, the Royal 9 Baccarat Progressive paid out more than $90,000 last month.

The top 5 slots winners at Live! Casino Pittsburgh

Four of the top five winners at Live! Casino Pittsburgh wagered $5 or less on a slot and hit for a big payday.

The largest of which struck for $59,100.94 on the Buffalo Cash machine on a $5 spin.

The next-largest jackpot player earned $42,428.73 on a $2.50 bet playing the Double Top Dollar slot.

The next three winners include:

  • $40,000 playing Double Top Dollar on $20 bet
  • $26,602.02 playing Dancing Drums on $2.64 bet
  • $18,515.76 playing Dollar Storm: Caribbean Gold on $1.25 Bet

Largest jackpot at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh hits for more than $200,000

Another table games player left Rivers Casino Pittsburgh with a life-changing amount of money. The lucky visitor won $208,716 playing Ultimate Texas Hold’em player.

The second-highest hit for $111,263 playing Blazing 7’s Blackjack, and the third-highest was $57,333 won in Three Card Poker.

The largest slot winner at the property earned a $60,000 reward on Pink Diamond. The second-highest was $53,088 on Happy and Prosperous-Dragon Cash, and the third-highest was $52,075 on All Aboard Gold Express Piggy Pennies.

Throughout March, 32 jackpots of $20,000 or higher were awarded to guests at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh.

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Corey Sharp is the Lead Writer at PlayPennsylvania bringing you comprehensive coverage of sports betting and gambling in Pennsylvania. Corey is a 4-for-4 Philly sports fan and previously worked as a writer and editor for the Philadelphia Inquirer and NBC Sports Philadelphia.

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