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.
101 Gregory Street, Black Hawk, CO. 80422
|Number of slots||More than 400|
|Number of table games||6|
|Hotel?||Off-site (~6-minute drive)|
|Minimum age to gamble||21|
Z Casino Sportsbook & Online Sports Betting Offering
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
No, The Z Casino at Black Hawk does not have a buffet, however there is a café and a restaurant on-site.
Yes, The Z Casino at Black Hawk is tobacco, vape, and marijuana-free.