Triple Crown Casinos
The Brass Ass 719-689-2104
Midnight Rose Hotel & Casino 719-689-2446
McGills Hotel & Casino 719-689-0303
Noted for featuring the “loosest slots in town with the friendliest and most accommodating staff,” Triple Crown Casinos includes the Brass Ass, the Midnight Rose and McGills, located next door to each other on Bennett Avenue in Cripple Creek.
Among the city’s most popular destinations, Triple Crown Casinos combines state-of-the-art gaming technology with friendly service and unique décor. It also features several distinct restaurants, newly renovated lodging, and a covered and secure parking garage — right in the heart of Cripple Creek. The Triple Crown Casino group has also emerged as one of the top casino and restaurant winners during the annual “Best of Cripple Creek and the High Country” contests, sponsored annually by The Mountain Jackpot (TMJ) newspaper.
In 2023, Triple Crown Casinos snagged the gold title for hosting the loosest slots in town for the sixth consecutive year. TCC also grabbed top honors as the place with the best table games, best atmosphere, best food picks and the top casino employee. The casino group also serves as a premiere spot for high gaming jackpots. In addition, Triple Crown was rated as having the safest/cleanest casinos in town. Plus, the organization has gained a reputation in the last few years for taking a lead business role in the push for more workforce housing in Teller County.
Triple Crown Casinos offers state-of-the-art gaming technologies and ranks as the city’s largest casino operator, with close to 700 slot machines and table games in its three properties.
The Brass Ass features old Western street-scene décor and hand-painted murals showcasing beautiful scenery from this part of Colorado. It gets its name for the life-sized brass ass displayed on the casino floor — one of the original brass donkeys that launched boats with a well-placed kick at the 1893 World Exposition in Chicago. In addition to video poker and slot machines, the Brass Ass offers live-action blackjack, craps, roulette and baccarat. It continues to be voted as the casino offering the “Best Table Games” in town.
The Brass Ass is also Cripple Creek’s oldest casino and is home to a wide variety of slot machines that include in house progressives and video poker over three levels of gaming action. The Miner’s Pick restaurant is a favorite spot for a quick and hearty bite. It has been rated continuously as the place offering the best food deals.
The Midnight Rose, meanwhile, has two floors of the newest and most exciting slot machines. If you prefer a great casual dining experience, head upstairs to Dynamite Dick’s. This restaurant overlooks Bennett Avenue, and the menu offers a wide variety of options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
McGills Hotel and Casino boasts a combination of video poker, slot and progressive machines and claims one of the best lodging options in town with its newly renovated rooms. McGills is one of the most spacious casinos in Cripple Creek, designed for comfort, excitement and convenience. The mezzanine overlooks the main level of the casino and has some of the hottest video poker slot machines in town. TMJ readers and Best Of participants, in fact, rated McGills as the casino offering the best atmosphere in town.
Stop by McGills’ Pint and Platter restaurant — Cripple Creek’s only Irish-themed pub — for a cold pint of beer and delicious Irish cuisine. The Pint and Platter has received rave reviews by visitors and gamblers in the area.
In addition, Triple Crown Casinos consistently offers the friendliest and most accommodating staff in town. Visit www.triplecrowncasinos.com for more information.