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.


totally '80s giveaway

win up to$5,000to kick off the new year! dress to impress in your '80s best


2 winners every 30 minutes will WIN $75 TO $5,000 FREEPLAY!
Earn entries November 25 - December 31. Plus, receive10X entries every Monday in December. 250 base points = 1 entry.
May only win ONCE each promotion day. No drawing will occur at 12AM on December 31.


crack the code

saturdays in december · 5pm - 10pm


Earn 500 base points each Saturday for a chance to enter
a code of your choice to crack the vault from 5PM - 10PM.


25 winners will each receive $100 FREEPLAY!

Guests may attempt to crack the code once each Saturday after base points are earned.
All participants will receive a second-chance drawing entry. Must be present to win second-chance drawing prizes.


gift card giveaway

sunday, december 23 | 12PM - 5PM

Earn 2,000 base points to receive a $10 Gift Card to Shell® Gasoline or King Soopers!

Swipe at the kiosk after earning to receive your gift card voucher. Then, visit the A-Play® Club to redeem for your $10 Gift Card!


new year's eve specials

monday, december 31


BRUNCH BUFFET $12.99 · Available 11AM - 4PMFrench Toast · Waffles · Salmon WellingtonFire-Roasted Ham · Omelet Station · More!
DINNER BUFFET$19.99 · Available 5PM - 11PMBacon-Wrapped Scallops · Tamales Carving Station · Pasta Station · More!


pick a penguin kiosk game

tuesdays in december · 12am - 11:59pm

WIN UP TO $1,000 FREEPLAY, $5,000 CASH OR 100,000 POINTS!

Earn 250 base points each Tuesday to swipe at the kiosk to win!
One swipe per promotional day per player account.


stocking stuffer prize pick

wednesdays in december · 11am - 8pm

Earn 300 base points each Wednesday to swipe at the kiosk and receive your voucher. Then, visit the A-Play® Club to reveal your prize of FREEPLAY OR A GIFT!


eat, drink & be merry play & earn

thursdays, december 6, 13 & 20 · 1pm - 8pm

Earn 500 base points to swipe at the kiosk and receive your gift voucher. Then, redeem your voucher at the A-Play Club to receive your gift.

DECEMBER 6 | Ceramic Pasta Bowl Set
DECEMBER 13 | 4-Piece Wine Glass Set
DECEMBER 20 | Wood Cheese Board with Knife


lottery ticket loot

fridays in december · 4pm - 10pm

Earn a Colorado Scratch-Off Lottery Ticket!

Earn 300 base point each Friday to swipe at the kiosk to receive your ticket voucher. Then, visit the A-Play® Club to redeem for your lottery ticket.
Maximum of 5 lottery tickets may be earned each Friday. Lottery ticket winnings must be turned in to participating stores where lottery tickets are sold. No FreePlay or Cash will be awarded by the casino for lottery ticket winnings. Lost or Stolen lottery tickets will not be replaced.


holiday dinner special

december 21 - 25 · beginning at 4pm


FIRE-GLAZED HAM · $12.99Served with sweet potato puree and shaved Brussels sprouts
CRAB-CRUSTED LOBSTER · $22.99Served with orzo risotto
Availability based on operating hours of restaurant. Dine-In Only. Tax and 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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