Ojibwa Casino Resort Baraga

Ojibwa Casino Resort - BaragaLocated just outside of Baraga, Michigan, off the coast of Lake Superior, is the Ojibwa Casino Resort Baraga. This casino and hotel offers guests a place to stay onsite while they relax and enjoy the many amenities provided by owners and operators, the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community. 

The casino resort is set up to provide a range of entertainment options for guests. You can settle in at one of the over 340 slot machines for an hour, play blackjack or poker, or head over to the eight-lane bowling alley to play a game. A recently renovated Pressbox Bar & Grill offers meals and drinks, and a new venue is expected soon in the place of the closed Lucky 7’s. With an RV park and an attached hotel, guests can opt to stay in a suite or bring their own accommodations in the form of a motorcoach.

Ojibwa Casino Resort Baraga Fact Table

Year Opened1985
Phone Number800-323-8045
Address16449 Michigan Ave.,

Baraga, MI 49908
Number of Slots~340
Table Games? Yes
Minimum Gambling Age18 years old

Online Betting At Ojibwa Casino Resort Baraga

In late 2019, the Michigan state government legalized online gambling and sports betting. By March 2020, retail sports betting was made available at casinos throughout the state. However, the Michigan Gaming Control Board spent the rest of 2020 working out regulations for online gaming. Online gambling officially launched in the state in late January 2021.

Ojibwa announced a partnership with Golden Nugget in July 2020. The Golden Nugget sportsbook and online casino apps were among the first ten online gambling apps to hit the market on January 22, 2021.

When you join the Golden Nugget Online Casino app, you can claim an attractive $10 no deposit bonus along with a 100% deposit match bonus up to $1,000 + 200 Free Spins on 88 Fortunes with the Golden Nugget Michigan bonus code SHARP. New players at the Golden Nugget Sportsbook are eligible for a bonus offer of up to $250 in free bets.

History & Features of the Ojibwa Casino Resort Baraga

The Ojibwa Casino Resort Baraga was first opened by the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community in 1985 as the Pressbox Bar and bowling alley. It originally hosted just a few blackjack tables, but over time grew to have hundreds of slots and several game tables. 

In 2019, Ojibwa Baraga finished extensive renovations that involved total casino updates. A new table games pit was installed along with a new bar hosting additional tabletop games. Ojibwa Baraga also added a new rewards club and cage. Further renovations to the hotel are also ongoing. Currently, the hotel offers 40 rooms, including two jacuzzi suites and a swimming pool. There is also an RV park with electric hookup spots available.

The Press Box Bar & Grill is open for lunch, dinner, and late-night snacks. It also offers multiple entertainment options, such as sports games on multiple televisions, a dance floor, and an eight-lane bowling alley.

The Baraga location offers both slot machines and table games for players to indulge in, such as:

  • Craps
  • Roulette 
  • Pitch
  • Blackjack

The Baraga location also offers two conference rooms with the ability to accommodate up to 80 guests. These rooms can be reserved for parties and business events with catering provided by the Casino.

The Rewards Club at Ojibwa Casino Resort Baraga

Players can also earn points towards various products and services through the Ojibwa Casinos’ Rewards Club. This club offers points earned while playing slots and at table games at both the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community’s two casinos in Baraga and Marquette. The earnings amounts may vary, so you’ll need to inquire with Guest Services at each casino to see what their rewards system offers for each bet. 

You can also earn extra points during special events and on certain days, like Senior Day held on Mondays. Players who are 55+ earn 5 Rewards Points towards Free Play for the first $10 bet.

When you have earned enough points, you can redeem them for items, food, and services, such as:

  • Ojibwa Casino merchandise
  • Pines Convenience Center & Smoke Shop gas vouchers 
  • PressBox Sports Bar & Grill meal vouchers
  • Free play on slot machines

Rewards Club members will also be able to use their points towards entries in special drawings and giveaways. 

FAQs About the Ojibwa Casino Resort Baraga

What hours is Ojibwa Baraga Casino open?

The Ojibwa Casino Resort – Baraga is open 365 days a year, 24 hours a day.

What restaurants are at Ojibwa Casino Baraga?

The casino is home to the PressBox Bar & Grill.

Is Ojibwa Baraga Casino open on Christmas Day?

Yes. The Ojibwa Casino Resort in Baraga is open on Christmas.

Is there a dress code at Ojibwa Casino Baraga?

Ojibwa Baraga has a casual dress code.

How far is Ojibwa Baraga Casino from Green Bay?

Ojibwa Baraga is about 200 miles from Green Bay via US Route 141.

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Amber Hoffman is Managing Editor of MichiganSharp.com. A recovering attorney, she's spent almost a decade developing and managing websites and writing for a variety of industries. Amber became a Cubs fan after living a handful of blocks from Wrigley Field, much to the chagrin of her Mets-loving family and Red Sox-loving husband. Amber writes for a number of online sites including the food and lifestyle site Food And Drink Destinations.