Z Casino At Black Hawk

The Z Casino at Black Hawk is based in the former Bullwhackers Casino, one of Black Hawk’s very first gaming properties. The casino is well-known for its “Mile High Room,” an entertainment lounge featuring live music and a dance floor.

Although the Z Casino website offers hotel accommodation, lodging is actually based at its nearby Central City property, The Grand Z Casino Hotel.

Year opened2014
Phone number303-271-2500
Address
101 Gregory Street, Black Hawk, CO. 80422
Number of slotsMore than 400
Number of table games6
Hotel?Off-site (~6-minute drive)
Minimum age to gamble21

Z Casino Sportsbook & Online Sports Betting Offering

The Z Casino is one of the major Colorado casinos which are eligible to apply for sports and online betting rights, following voters’ narrow approval of Proposition DD in November, 2019.

Maverick Gaming LLC has clearly expressed interest in offering sports betting, making it likely that the Z Casino will offer sports and online betting in the near future.

Sports and online betting are permitted to go live in licensed Colorado casinos as of May 2020.

Z Casino History

The Z Casino at Black Hawk was opened in April 2014, in the building formerly known as Bullwhackers Casino. 

Bullwhackers operated in the location for more than a decade before it was bought in 2013, by an affiliate of CC Gaming LLC who already owned a casino nearby. CC Gaming renovated the property and renamed it to the Z Casino, similar in name to its two other casino properties – The Johnny Z Casino, and The Grand Z Casino. 

In late 2019, CC Gaming LLC was acquired by Maverick Gaming LLC, in a purchase which included all three of the above properties.

The Z Casino features hundreds of slot and video poker machines The Mile High Room contains a dance floor and stage, with regularly-scheduled live music on weekends. 

The Z Casino features hundreds of slot and video games and six table games. Although there is no hotel on-site, its sister property – The Grand Z Casino Hotel in Central City – is just a six-minute drive away. The hotel has recently been renovated, featuring 119 rooms and free parking.

There is one café and one restaurant in The Z Casino:

  • Mustang Bar & Grill: Serves all-day breakfast, steaks, ribs, burgers, sandwiches, soups and salads
  • Z Café: A Deli which provides Starbucks beverages and quick food options including sandwiches, pizza and ice cream.

Z Casino also offers an off-site hotel which is a six-minute drive away at its sister property, the Grand Z Casino Hotel in Central City. The hotel has recently been renovated, featuring 119 rooms and free parking.

Club Z

The Z Casino shares its loyalty program, Club Z, with Johnny Z’s and the Grand Z casinos.

Members of the loyalty program will receive a Club Z card, which gives the holder access to point multipliers, gas and meal rewards, hotel offers, giveaways, and same-day Z-Play.

A list of current Club Z offers are available on the Z Casino website.

Does The Z Casino at Black Hawk have a hotel attached?

No, The Z Casino at Black Hawk does not have a hotel attached. It does, however, offer accommodation at an affiliated hotel just up the road in Central City (The Grand Z Casino Hotel).

Does The Z Casino at Black Hawk offer sports betting?

The Z Casino at Black Hawk does not currently offer sports betting, but it has expressed interest in opening sports betting services in the near future.

What hours is The Z Casino at Black Hawk open?

Hours of operation at The Z Casino at Black Hawk are as follows:
Monday: 8 a.m. – 3 a.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. – 3 a.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m. – 3 a.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. – 12 a.m.
Friday: Open 24 hours
Saturday: Open 24 hours
Sunday: 12 a.m. – 3 a.m., 8 a.m. – 3 a.m.

Does The Z Casino at Black Hawk have a buffet?

No, The Z Casino at Black Hawk does not have a buffet, however there is a café and a restaurant on-site.

Is The Z Casino at Black Hawk smoke-free?

Yes, The Z Casino at Black Hawk is tobacco, vape, and marijuana-free.

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