Opera Bus

Let the Opera Bus driver take the wheel for you at just $23 per person roundtrip (does not include performance ticket). Bus leaves at 10:00 am from Glendale and at 10:45 am from Lakewood on select performances. [See Bus Departure details below.]

  • Wednesday, July 11 – The Magic Flute
  • Sunday, July 15 – The Magic Flute
  • Wednesday, July 18 – Il trovatore
  • Saturday, July 28 – Il trovatore

Boomer Bus

Board the Boomer Bus for an insider experience of Central City Opera and its historic mining town location. Tickets are $35 (does not include performance ticket), including catered lunch and exclusive behind-the-scenes opportunities. Bus departs from Glendale and Lakewood locations on select matinees. [Boomer Bus details.] 

  • Wednesday, July 25 – The Magic Flute
  • Wednesday, August 1 – Il trovatore

Bus tickets may be added to your online order before checkout by clicking “Choose a Different Event.”  If you have already purchased your tickets, you may purchase an Opera Bus ticket separately.  Opera and Boomer buses depart from the following locations:

  • 10:00 am from the parking lot north of Target in Glendale/Southeast Denver [370 S Colorado Blvd]; bus meets at the back of the lot
  • 10:45 am from Simms Steakhouse in Lakewood [11911 W 6th Ave]; bus meets in the lot closest to 6th Avenue

Central City Shuttle

The Central City Free Ride operates on a 30-minute schedule with service to existing bus stop locations in Black Hawk and Central City.  The Central City Opera House is a short walk uphill from either the Famous Bonanza or Johnny Z bus stops.

Other Transportation Companies

Attend in Style with a Luxurious Limo

Jay’s Valet 888-368-JAYS (5297)

Presidential Worldwide Transportation 303-320-1101

Let Someone Else Do the Driving

Ace Express Coaches  303-421-2780. View the Black Hawk/Central City Casino Schedule.

You may find additional companies in the Colorado Casino Transportation Guide.