Lucky Black Oak Casino Resort Player Wins $1.4 Million

Tuolumne, CA…One lucky player left Black Oak Casino Resort a millionaire, after hitting a $1.4 million jackpot. Playing the casino’s Monopoly Luxury Diamond™ Progressive $1 machine early morning on Nov. 11, James Harris of Modesto, Calif., hit for a whopping $1,404,951.81.


“This is a truly seminal moment for our property, and we are honored to share in Mr. Harris’ joy,” said Aaron Moss, general manager of Black Oak Casino Resort. “A win this big is truly life altering and the excitement on the gaming floor is contagious.”

Harris has been a player at Black Oak Casino Resort and a member of its players club since July 2016. Following the excitement of his win, Harris expressed his gratitude. “It’s going to help a lot of people, not just family, but friends, and myself,” he said. “I’m thankful for this, I’m thankful to God for this.”

With more than 164,770 square feet of gaming and entertainment attractions, Black Oak Casino Resort is home to 1,300 multi-denominational slots in addition to 26 table games and a high-limit gaming area. To be eligible for additional discounts and benefits, participants must be registered as Players Club members. For more information on membership, please visit