The Best casino promotions in Black Hawk

Players at Golden Gates, Golden Mardi Gras and Golden Gulch casinos are treated to the best promotional offers in all of Black Hawk. From point multipliers to cash back days, it pays to play at our Colorado casinos. You won't want to miss out on any of these rewarding opportunities and special offers.

More casino winners. More often.


take it or leave it

  • Win up to $5,000 each night!
  • Drawings | Saturdays, September 8, 15, 22 & 29
  • 5PM - 10PM
  • 2 winners every 30 minutes will select 30 minutes will select an envelope with $50 to $2,500 FreePlay!
  • Take the money & run OR leave it to select another envelope!
  • Pick the DOUBLE PRIZE envelope to double your winnings!
  • Earn entries September 2 - 29
  • 250 base points = 1 entry
  • Receive 10X entries every Monday in September


first 1,000 free stainless-steel tumbler giveaway!

  • The first 1,000 guests will receive a FREE Rocky Mountain™ Stainless-Steel Tumbler!
  • Swipe at the kiosk to receive your gift voucher. Then, redeem your voucher outside of Bourbon Street Cafe on the Third Floor of Mardi Gras to receive your free gift!
  • Must be a member of the A-Play® Club. Membership is free. While supplies last.


double-up burger special

  • Enjoy burger & fries for only $4.99
  • Bourbon Street Cafe
  • Dine-In only. Tax and Gratuity not included.


fall tune-up play & earn

  • Thursday in September | 1PM - 8PM
  • Earn 300 base points to swipe at the kiosk and receive your gift voucher!
  • Redeem your voucher at the A-Play Club to receive your gift
  • September 6 | 25- Piece Tool Kit with Lantern
  • September 13 | Microfiber Windshield Wiper
  • September 20 | Auto Vacuum Cleaner
  • September 27 | Stainless-Steel Travel Mug


football picks kiosk game

  • Tuesdays in September | 12AM - 11:59PM
  • Earn 250 base points to swipe at the kiosk and win up to $1,000 CASH or 100,000 POINTS!
  • Only one swipe per promotional day per guest account


gas card giveaway


  • Wednesdays in September
  • 10AM - 8PM
  • Earn 2,000 base points to swipe at the kiosk to receive our voucher for a $10 Shell Gift Card.
  • Redeem your voucher at the A-Play® Club to receive your gift card.
  • Maximum of 5 gift cards may be earned and redeemed per promotion day.
  • Shell is not a sponsor of this promotion.
  • The Shell Gift Card can be used only for purchases of goods and services at Shell locations in the U.S., except territories. The Card cannot be redeemed for cash and no change will be given, except in states that require redemption for cash. Shell Oil Products U.S. and its related companies are not sponsors or co-sponsors of this promotion. If card balance falls below one dollar, pay at the pump may not be available. In which case, contact the station cashier to access balance or call the number printed on the card for assistance.


big dice roll


  • Fridays in September | 6PM - 10PM
  • Two winners every 30 minutes will roll the BIG DICE for a chance to WIN!
  • Plus, if selected, any GM Tier guest will receive an extra $100 FREEPLAY and any Platinum Tier guest will receive an extra $50 FREEPLAY!
  • *Must be actively playing with your A-Play Club card for your chance to be selected to participate.



  • Fridays, September 7 & 21 | 5PM - 11PM
  • Present your hotel key from any hotel in Black Hawk or Central City and your A-Play® Club card at the A-Play Club to participate!
  • Then, earn 50 base points on your A-Play Club card to spin the wheel and WIN FREEPLAY OR PRIZES!
  • *May participate once on each promotional date. Must present Hotel Key & A-Play Club® card to the A-Play Club.


flat iron steak special


  • 4PM - 11PM
  • Enjoy a grilled flat iron steak topped with a citrus Arcadian salad and served with roasted potatoes and chimichurri sauce
  • Dine-In only
  • Available from 4PM - 11PM
  • Tax & Gratuity not included


Tournament Info

You've perfected the ultimate poker face and developed your winning strategy, now all you need is top-notch room for playing live poker in style. Fortunately, Golden Gates Casino and Poker Parlour in Black Hawk, CO has you covered. The state-of-the-art room at Golden Gates is Black Hawk's best poker parlour, with 17 action-filled tables and a first-class poker setting. With a five table overflow room during tournaments, you’ll never miss a game!

2018 Tournament Lineup

Tournament Schedule


Golden Gates Poker RoomHigh Hand Rules & Awards

  • The promotion is valid for Texas Hold’em Games
  • The High Hand of the Hour Award will be a Variable amount but no less than $50 per hour
  • The High Hand Promotion will run 24 hours a day
  • There must be a minimum of 4 players at a live game to qualify for the High Hand Award(Amount of players to qualify can be reduced at Floor Supervisors Discretion)
  • The current High Hand wins the hour when the clock in the room rolls over to 00:00(Additional hand(s) can be played at the floor supervisor’s discretion)
  • The amount of the Variable high hand award will be posted in the Poker room no less the 48 Hours prior to the start of the award
  • All high hand awards will come out of the “Promotional Player Funded Jackpot” Funds
  • 100% of the Drop from the Jackpot Rake will feed this fund
  • The Poker room will offer “Bad Beat” Insurance
  • There must be a minimum of $10,000 in the Promotional Fund to qualify
  • Quads Beat will trigger the award (Both hole Cards must play and improve the board)
  • $2,000 will be paid to the Losing hand from the Promotional Player Funded Jackpot
  • $1,000 will be paid to the winning hand from the Promotional Player Funded Jackpot
  • “Bad Beat Hand” cannot Qualify for the High Hand award
  • Patron must produce valid photo identification to claim prize. Patron is responsible for any applicable taxes associated with prize. IRS form W-9 will be completed by the patron to certify that the social security number provided is correct under penalty of perjury.
  • All unclaimed jackpots after 120 days will be redistributed into the Promotional fund liability.



Rakeback gives poker players even more incentive!

  • Play 20 hour a week and get $100 in cash *
  • Play 30 hour a week and get $150 in cash *
  • Play 40 hour a week and get $200 in cash *
  • Time played is tiered and hours earnedbetween criteria are rounded down.

* The week runs Monday 12:00am through Sunday 11:59pm.

* Players may earn a maximum of $200 for 40 hours of play.

* You will not receive credit for any time in which you have a missed blind button.

* You must redeem your cash back the following week it was earned. All earnings not retrieved the following week will be forfeited.

* It is the player’s responsibility to make sure they are clocked in at the table in order to receive their hours.

* If you missed hours during play, you must correct the error during or immediately following your current session.

Must be 21 years or older and an A-Play Club member to participate. It is the responsibility of the player to assure their play is tracked properly in order to participate in the Rakeback program. See Golden Gates Poker Room for complete details.

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