The Ameristar Casino Resort Spa is located at 111 Richman Street in Black Hawk, Colorado. The company that owns the casino (Ameristar Casinos Inc) is based in Las Vegas, Nevada; founded in Jackpot, Nevada during 1954 the company when public during November of 1993. During 2004 the company purchases Mountain High Casino in Black Hawk, Colorado and renamed the facility the Ameristar Casino Black Hawk.
After the purchase the gaming floor and facilities for parking were both expanded. The company also began building a thirty-three story hotel at the site with five hundred and thirty-six rooms that includes sixty-four suites, a rooftop pool and a spa. The Ameristar Casino Black Hawk now has over fifteen hundred video and slot machines, fourteen live poker tables and twenty-three table games that include roulette and craps.
The facility serves the Denver metropolitan area with options for entertainment as well as dining in addition to the convenience of a parking garage that can accommodate up to fifteen hundred vehicles making it the largest one for a casino. The casino itself is magnificent with fireplaces from the floor all the way to the ceiling, slate floors, skylight ceilings and timber beams in the two story building.
The slot machines at the Ameristar Casino Black Hawk range from pennies to $100 machines. Poker games are available in a variety of betting ranges from $2 all the way up to $100 which is dependent on the game. Those wishing to participate in actual gambling at the casino must be at least twenty-one years of age. In addition to various live entertainment at the facilities there is also the Bar 8042 provides a live band from 8pm until midnight Friday and Saturday and from 7pm until 11pm on Sunday. The entertainment is free and there are appetizers in addition to the fireplaces for ambience.
The Ameristar Casino in Black Hawk offers patrons the use of fifteen thousand square feet to hold events such as meetings or weddings. The rooms are versatile and there are customized services offered to ensure that events are successful. The Ballroom can be used to seat up to four hundred people for banquets and five hundred for receptions. The room can be divided and arranged in a number of different ways in order to accommodate patrons. Those that required something smaller can use the Ameristar boardroom which can sit a maximum of twelve people for business meeting and such. There is also a customizable menu available for events at the casino.
Those wishing to hold their wedding at the Ameristar Casino Black Hawk can seat up to four hundred guests for the gathering in the Grand Ballroom. The wedding guests can stay in the hotel, gamble in the casino or dine in one of the facilities four restaurants. The staff at the casino will assist you with the details of your event to ensure that it is as enjoyable and stress free as possible. Ameristar Casino Black Hawk is the ideal location for anyone that wishes to hold a major event without stress and ensure their guests are constantly entertained.