Highway 49--Gold Rush Country
Black Oak Casino Resort 19400 Tuolumne Road North, in Tuolumne, (877) 747-8777. Casino: 6 restaurants, 3 bars. Hotel: 5 stories; 148 rooms. Saline pool; fitness room. No pets. Free valet parking. Owned and operated by The Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians, this casino features more than 1,300 slot machines, 26 table games, and two electronic poker tables, as well as the Family Fun Floor with kids’ arcade and 24-lane Brunswick bowling center on the subterranean level below the casino. The Willow Creek Lounge presents live entertainment, including music and stand-up comedy, and fine dining is available at Seven Sisters.
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|interior of Black Oak Casino|
|bowling center at Black Oak Casino|
|prawn appetizer at Seven Sisters at Black Oak Casino|
Hotel facilities are luxurious and upscale and surrounded by the natural beauty of fragrant pines. A fully equipped 108-space RV park will be opening soon.
|hotel reception at Black Oak Casino Resort|
|floral decoration at Black Oak Casino Resort|
|guest room at Black Oak Casino Resort|
|lamp table in guest room at Black Oak Casino Resort|
|greeting frog in guest room at Black Oak Casino Resort|
The annual Me-Wuk Indian Acorn Festival and inter-tribal pow wow is held on the second weekend in September at the Tuolumne Me-Wuk Indian Reservation. Traditional dancers, a hand games tournament, and native arts and crafts are part of the fun, and food vendors cook up deep-pit barbecue and Indian tacos. Shuttle service is provided from the casino.
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