Mardi Gras Casino & Online Sportsbook

The Mardi Gras Casino is one of three closely-related casinos in Black Hawk, all owned by Twin River Worldwide Holdings Inc.

It features hundreds of slot and video machines, several table games and four different café and bar options. Hotel and lodging is not offered at The Mardi Gras Casino.

The casino has always shared ownership with its neighboring Golden Gates Casino, to which it is physically connected, as well as the Golden Gulch Casino.

Sportsbook and Draftkings Sports Betting at Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras Casino Online Sportsbook: Mardi Gras Casino’s parent company is partnered with both DraftKings Sportsbook and FanDuel Sportsbook. Both apps are up and running for Colorado sports bettors.

Sportsbook Bonuses: Both FanDuel Sportsbook and DraftKings Sportsbook offer generous bonuses to sports bettors in CO. 

  • DraftKings Sportsbook offers a $500 risk-free bet, plus a 20% bonus up to $500 upon deposit. You can access this offer through our exclusive link above.
  • FanDuel Sportsbook also offers a $500 risk-free bet to new accounts. Access their offer right here.

Mardi Gras Casino Retail Sportsbook: Mardi Gras Casino has a DraftKings window and kiosks on the property. It’s the only casino under the Golden Gates brand that offers in-person sports betting.

Mardi Gras Casino Fact Table

Year opened2000
Phone number303-582-5600
Address300 Main St, Black Hawk, Colorado, 80422
Number of slotsMore than 650 (including sister casino, The Isle)
Number of table games33 (including The Isle)
Hotel?No
Minimum age to gamble?21

Mardi Gras Casino History

The Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk was opened in 2000 – formerly known as the Golden Mardi Gras Casino, under the Golden Casino Group. 

It was purchased along with the Golden Gates and Golden Gulch casinos by Affinity Gaming in 2012, then most recently acquired by Twin River Worldwide Holdings Inc. in 2019 for $51 million. 

Combined, the three properties offer more than 650 slot and video poker machines, in addition to 33 live-action tables. For table poker, one can easily skip across to The Golden Gates Casino’s state-of-the-art poker room, which is accessible via skywalk.

The Mardi Gras Casino has a fairy tale-like exterior design, with a festive and vibrant theme on the inside. Although there is no hotel within the Mardi Gras, there are plenty of hotel and lodging options nearby.

A range of café and bars options are available within the property. They include:

  • Bourbon St. Café, on third floor – Diverse menu with famous “Double-Up” burger
  • Creekside Deli, first floor – Grab-and-go sandwiches, wraps, salad, pizza and dessert
  • Jester’s Bar, first floor – Wine, craft beers and premium drinks
  • Masquerade Bar, second floor – A full selection of homemade frozen daiquiris.

The casino’s rewards program is shared with Golden Gulch and Golden Gates Casinos.

Loyalty Program

The Mardi Gras, Golden Gulch, and Golden Gates Casinos all share FreePlay, a promotional credit system, as well as a mail rewards program. 

FreePlay points are earned dollar for dollar while playing within any of the three casinos, with the ability to be downloaded and used on slot machines. The points must be used within six months of being earned.

Mail rewards offers may include FreePlay, free bets, cash, drawing entries and coupons for gifts and food.

Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk FAQ

Does The Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk have valet parking?

Yes, The Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk offers valet parking.

Does The Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk have a poker room? 

No, The Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk does not have a poker room. Its sister casino The Golden Gates does however, and it can be accessed via the skywalk.

Is The Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk open 24 hours?

Yes, The Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk is open 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Does The Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk have a hotel on-site?

No, The Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk does not have a hotel attached. The closest accommodation options are The Isle Casino Hotel and the Lady Luck Casino Hotel.

How far is The Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk from Denver City?

The Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk is about 35 miles from Denver, which is about a 50-minute drive.

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