New room has Golden touch

Jan 9, 2006 3:21 AM

Golden Gates Casino in Black Hawk has opened a new, state of the art poker parlor.

The plush new poker room features 12 live poker tables, VIP parking and the exclusive Golden Rewards for poker play.

Along with the poker parlor, the opening included the addition of the Full House Café.

The poker room boasts custom-designed seating with an electronic comfort system for maximum enjoyment in a climate-controlled environment.

"Our new poker parlor was designed to offer guests the highest level of quality and comfort," said Jeff Bauer, general manager of Golden Casino Group. "The new room creates an inviting atmosphere where all players, regardless of experience, will be comfortable and feel welcome."

The first 1,000 guests to play two hours in the new Golden Gates poker parlor will receive a commemorative $5 poker chip. Players who record three hours of active play will also receive a complimentary food certificate.

Daily No-Limit Texas Hold’em tournaments will be offered Monday through Friday beginning at 11:30 a.m., for a $60 entry fee. Guests will also vie for a $50,000 bad beat bonus in addition to current bad beat progressive payouts.

The parlor is open daily from 9 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. For info, visit