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Which PA Casino Loyalty Program Is The Best Fit For You?


There are currently 12 casinos operating in the state of Pennsylvania as of March 2018. Each one has its own unique way of rewarding players for their loyalty.

Here’s a detailed look at the comps players can earn at the different land-based casinos across the state, including details about casino’s loyalty programs and how players can use them to earn points redeemable for all kinds of things at and around the casinos:

Harrah’s Philadelphia

Harrah’s Philadelphia is a Caesars Entertainment property. As such, Harrah’s Philadelphia players can participate in Caesars Entertainment’s Total Rewards player loyalty program.

Total Rewards members can earn and redeem Reward Credits at more than 40 resorts and casinos around the world. It is the gold standard for customer loyalty programs in the gaming industry.

In addition to Total Rewards properties, Total Rewards members can earn loyalty program credits by visiting Philadelphia-area restaurants, retailers, spas, and salons. There are more than 50 participating locations.

Players earn 1 Reward Credit for every $5 spent on slot machines and $10 for video poker. Additionally, players can earn extra Reward Credits depending on:

  • The type of game
  • Average bet
  • Length of play

Players can also earn one Reward Credit for every $1 spent on hospitality services.

Members can even rack up Reward Credits for non-gambling activities like:

  • Play-for-fun-games on Facebook
  • Using a Total Rewards Visa card
  • Shopping with Total Rewards partners through the Total Rewards eCatalog

Total Rewards is a tiered program. Players enjoy increased benefits and earning power by moving up the tier levels. Players move up tier levels by earning Tier Credits. Members earn Tier Credits at a rate of one for every $5 in play on slot machines and $10 on video poker machines.

For table game play Tier Credits are based on length of play, average bet, and game type.

For poker, Tier Credits are based on the type of game and length of play.

One Tier Credit is also earned for every $1 spent on:

  • Hotel accommodations
  • Participating restaurants
  • Shopping at participating retail outlets

Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course

Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course players can participate in the Hollywood Casino brand’s Marquee Rewards program.

Members earn and redeem Marquee Rewards points at both Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course and a total of 20 casinos across the United States.

Benefits include:

  • Free slot play
  • Discounts for dining and accommodations
  • Marquee Comps
  • Bonus entries into promotions
  • Exclusive invitations to special events.

Players earn one cent in Marquee Comps for every $5 in slot-machine play and $10 in video-poker play. For table game play, Marquee Comps are earned based on type of game, average bet, and length of play.

Players can also earn one cent in Marquee Comps for every $1 spent at food, beverage, and retail outlets at Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course.

Marquee Rewards is a tiered program. Increased benefits and earning power can be enjoyed by moving up tiers. Players move up tiers by earning Tier Points.

Members earn one Tier Point for every $1 on slots and $2 on video poker. For table games, players earn Tier Points based on the type of game, length of play, and average bet.

The Meadows Racetrack and Casino

As of January 2018, The Meadows Racetrack and Casino began offering players the chance to participate in Pinnacle Entertainment’s My Choice player loyalty program.

In addition to Meadows, players in the program can earn and redeem benefits at:

  • Ameristar casino properties
  • Belterra gaming properties
  • Boomtown Casinos
  • Cactus Pete’s Resort Casino
  • L’Auberge Casinos
  • Retama Park Racetrack
  • River City Casino & Hotel

My Choice is a tiered program allowing players to earn more benefits and enjoy increased earning power by moving up tiers. Players move up by earning Tier Points. They earn one Tier Point for every $5 bet on slots and $10 on video poker. For table games, points are earned based on game, average bet, and length of play.

Players can also earn MyCash rewards for slots, video poker, and table game play. Earning rates vary by game, average bet, and length of play.

MyCash can be used for gaming, cash back, retail and food and beverage purchases as well.

It is unclear if and when the customer loyalty system might change given that Penn National is in the process of acquiring Pinnacle Entertainment.

Mohegan Sun Pocono

Mohegan Sun Pocono players can take part in Mohegan Sun’s Momentum player loyalty program.

Members can earn and redeem Momentum Dollars and Choice Credits at:

  • Mohegan Sun Pocono
  • Mohegan Sun in Connecticut
  • Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey
  • ilani in Ridgefield, Washington

Every Momentum Dollar equals $1 that can be spent on dining, shopping, hotel stays, spa services, and entertainment. Members can also use Choice Credits for payment towards hotel rooms, spa services, and entertainment.

Players also earn Status Points determining Momentum Status. The higher the Momentum Status, the better the benefits and earning power.

Earning rates vary by game, average bet, length of play and Momentum Status.

Parx Casino and Racing

Parx Casino players can take part in the casino’s proprietary Xclub Rewards program.

Benefits include free slot play, food and beverage offers, entertainment offers, valet parking, and free gifts.

Xclub is a tiered program offering increased benefits and earning power as players move up the tiers.

Players earn Comp Dollars at a rate of one for every $20 played on slots and $60 played on video poker. Table game earnings vary based on game, average bet and length of play.

The program also offers an Xtra Play bonus for all players earning 10 points in a single gaming day.

Xclub is consistently rated one of the best players clubs offering the best comps in Pennsylvania.

Presque Isle Downs & Casino

Presque Isle Downs & Casino currently offers players the chance to participate in Eldorado Resort’s One Club player loyalty program.

One Club members earn Reward Dollars which can be used for dining, free play, hotel rooms, live entertainment, and services.

Reward Dollars can be earned and redeemed at any Eldorado Resort property across the United States.

One Club is a tiered program offering increased benefits and earning power as player move up.

Reward Dollars are earned as you are rated through play. Earning rates vary by game, average bet, and length of play.

Mount Airy Casino Resort

Mount Airy Casino Resort offers player the opportunity to take part in its own proprietary Mount Airy Casino Resort Instant Rewards player loyalty program.

Members earn Instant Rewards Points which can be redeemed for free play or at the property’s restaurants, hotel, spa, gift shop or golf course.

Additionally, points can be redeemed at a variety of local merchants.

Mount Airy Casino Resort Instant Rewards is a tiered program offering increased benefits as players move up the tiers. Instant Rewards Points also become more valuable.

Players earn one Tier Point and Instant Rewards Point for every $1 bet on slots and $2 on video poker. For table games, earnings are based on the length of time and average bet.

Players also earn one Tier Point and Instant Rewards Point for every $1 spent at the hotel and all restaurants.

Bonus Instant Rewards Point are awarded for moving up tiers.

Rivers Casino Pittsburgh

Rivers Casino Pittsburgh offers players the chance to participate in Rush Street Gaming’s Rush Rewards Player’s Club.

Members can instantly earn points for use on any of the property’s 2,900-plus slot machines or more than 100 table games. Rush Rewards are based on your level of play. Benefits range from free slot play and free monthly gifts to free or discounted food offers and free or discounted cruises.

Rewards also include entries into promotional drawings, VIP access to the 446 Lounge, discounted room rates at partner hotels, priority valet parking, and casino host services.

It is a tiered program offering players increased benefits and earning power as they move up.

Earning rates vary by game, average bet, and length of play. However, Rush Street Gaming’s Rush Rewards Player’s Club members generally earn one point and tier credit for every $5 in slot play or $10 in video poker play.

Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem

Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem players can join the property’s My Sands Card player loyalty program.

Members can use the card to earn comp dollars to use in the hotel, restaurants, nightlife venues, spa, Sands & Co. retail store, Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Kids Quest, Cyber Quest and valet parking.

Further benefits include entries into sweepstakes and promotions, exclusive e-mail offers, free beverages while playing slot machines, and free self-parking.

Comp dollars are all earned based on play. Factors include the duration of play, average wager, wagers per minute and the game being played.

My Sands Card members are automatically upgraded to Preferred Level status when they earn 25 points in a single gaming day at least five times in a 90-day period.

SugarHouse Casino

SugarHouse Casino offers players the chance to participate in Rush Street Gaming’s Rush Rewards Player’s Club.

Rush Rewards Player’s Club members earn points for slot play and table game play at SugarHouse Casino. The more points earned, the more casino rewards benefits players receive.

It is a tiered program offering players increased benefits and earning power as they move up.

Earning rates vary by game, average bet, and length of play. However, Rush Street Gaming’s Rush Rewards Player’s Club members generally earn one point and tier credit for every $5 in slot play or $10 in video poker play.

Benefits at SugarHouse Casino include free play, food offers, free check cashing, entries into promotional drawings, access to the VIP lounge, discounted room rates at partner hotels, priority valet parking, and casino host services.

Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin

Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin gives players the chance to join its Fan Club player loyalty program. The program is also available at all Isle Casino, Isle of Capris Casino, and Lady Luck Casino properties across the country.

Members can earn and redeem points at these properties. Plus they receive sweepstakes entries and direct mail offers.

It is a tiered program allowing players the ability to earn as many as four times the points as they move up tiers.

Earning rates vary by game, average bet, and length of play.

Valley Forge Casino Resort

Valley Forge Casino Resort has its own Valley Club Card player loyalty program.

The Valley Club benefits include:

  • Free play
  • Food offers
  • Entry into promotions, sweepstakes, and tournaments
  • Comp point earning for dining and retail purchases

Players that earn 1,000 Base Points in a calendar year can also enjoy Valley Club Elite benefits These include:

  • A personal casino host
  • Exclusive event invitations
  • Priority valet service
  • Free gifts
  • Room upgrades, early check-in, and late checkout

Valley Club cardholders earn points. These are for use as comps at all of the property’s food and beverage outlets, the Valley Shop, or for show tickets and hotel rooms. Comps earned are based on level of play and amount of play on each visit.

Earning rates vary by game, average bet, and length of play.


Martin Derbyshire has more than ten years of experience reporting on the poker, online gambling, and land-based casino industries for a variety of publications including Bluff Magazine, PokerNews, and PokerListings. He has traveled extensively, attending tournaments and interviewing major players in the gambling world.