Black Hawk Colorado Casinos

How far is Black Hawk from Denver?

Black Hawk is about 35 miles from downtown Denver, about a 50-minute drive.

Are Black Hawk casinos open year-round?

Yes. Black Hawk is open 365 days a year. Most casinos are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Can I smoke inside Black Hawk casinos?

No. But most casinos offer temperature-controlled outdoor smoking patios, and most hotels offer smoking guest rooms.

Where can I park in Black Hawk?

Street parking is somewhat limited, but many casinos offer free parking options, in either covered or uncovered lots. Some of the larger casinos have free valet service.

What is the maximum bet allowed in Black Hawk?

The State of Colorado allows a maximum bet of $100 on any single wager.

What games are offered in Black Hawk?

Black Hawk offers slots, blackjack, roulette, craps, video poker. As of May 1, 2020 casinos began offering sports betting.

About the Author

Chris Nesi

Chris Nesi is Managing Editor of Colorado Sharp. He’s been an editor and writer for more than a decade, with experience spanning newspapers, magazines, digital news, and commercial writing. His work can be found in publications including TechCrunch, Mental Floss and Huffington Post. Chris lives just outside of Denver and enjoys regular trips to Black Hawk. He bets the hard ways and always splits 8s.