Upcoming Events

Here's a list of the upcoming pinball events in the California Central Valley area.

If you have a pinball event that you'd like included on this page, use the contact form on the about page to give us the info.

  • Jan-12-2019 - Dec-14-2019: Coin-Op Sacramento Second Saturday
    This is a monthly Second Saturday series taking place at Coin-Op Sacramento. Every second Saturday of the month during the 2019 calendar year, we will have a knockout style tournament. Over the course of the year you gain points based on your performance during each month's tournament.Your accumu... 908 K Street, Sacramento, CA,
  • Feb-05-2019 - Apr-30-2019: Cross-Bridge Pinball Travel League
    Welcome to the Cross-Bridge Pinball Travel League! This league will be 12 weeks, alternating each week between "Vallejo Vinyl & Pinball", "Phoenix Games" and "The Flipper Room" (FINALS on 13th week at Vallejo Vinyl & Pinball). Each night will begin at 7:30. The format will be Group Mat... 1085 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Mar-28-2019 - Jun-15-2019: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Lodi
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines from different eras. Playoffs are best of 3 head-to-head with byes as needed. , Lodi, CA,
  • Apr-01-2019 - May-04-2019: Concord Selfie League
    Welcome to the Concord Selfie League! This is a "Best Game" qualification tournament which will be held each month at THE FLIPPER ROOM in Concord. Qualify AND participate on the day of the Finals too! 10am - NOON qualifying with Finals starting at 12:15pm. The Finals date is the first Saturday ... 1085 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Apr-01-2019 - May-05-2019: Oakland Pinball Warriors
    A month long selfie qualifier with the top four seeded players from the selfie scores receiving a bye into finals. On the day of the selfie tournament final, the remaining qualified players play 3 games in groups of 4 to determine seed and A division cutoffs. The 3 games are 4 player match play w... 1805 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA,
  • Apr-02-2019 - Jun-22-2019: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Folsom
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines from different eras. Playoffs are best of 3 head-to-head with byes as needed. , Folsom, CA,
  • Apr-03-2019 - Jun-27-2019: East Bay Pinball League
    Welcome to the San Francisco East Bay Pinball League. A fun, friendly, open league that anybody can participate in. Feel free to stop by any time to chat, or to play a few pins. When: Every Thursday night @7:30pm Where: Phoenix Games 4607 Clayton Rd. Concord, CA 94521 4607 Clayton Road, Concord, CA,
  • Apr-18-2019 Third Thursdays Women's Flip Frenzy
    Welcome to Outer Orbit Women’s Flip Frenzy! Registration starts 6.30, tournament @ 7. The Flip Frenzy will be for 2 hours, with Group Match Play Finals and cash prizes for the top 4 players, finishing by 10. Player 1 plays Player 2 head-to-head on a randomly chosen machine. The results are enter... 3215 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • Apr-20-2019 - Apr-21-2019: 420 Target Match Play pinball
    This will be a newer tournament format friendly to all levels - Target Match Play. Depending on the number of players we'll set a target score - when you earn that many points in the tournament you make the playoffs. The top 8/16 will make the playoffs depending on the # of players in the tourn... 2550 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • Apr-25-2019 BAPA Flip Frenzy
    BAPA Selfie League (BSL) is hosting a flip frenzy: head to head, rinse, repeat.  4/18, 8pm-10pm (sign-up opens at 7:00pm) $5, plus coin-drop ($1 goes toward IFPA submission and remaining entry money goes towards pay-out for Top 3) Format: -First, two players are drawn randomly to play on ea... 800 Embedded Way, San Jose, CA,
  • Apr-27-2019 Chapter I: Inagural Pinball Tournament @ Magic Cit
    Best-of-1 Matches (2 players with 1 strike per match). $10 entry. 4 Strikes Knockout 15528 Illinois Avenue, Paramount, CA,
  • Apr-28-2019 BAPA Selfie League
    Tournament Date: April 28, 2019 BAPA Selfie League's season #03 runs from 3/1-3/31 For game locations go to: https://matchplay.live/1dwqb Free to play during the season, $5 for playoffs w/payouts & prizes for A & B divisions.  Play 3+ different machines during the season & you... 400 East Campbell Avenue, Campbell, CA,
  • Apr-28-2019 Fourth Sunday Strikes @ The Flipper Room
    Welcome to "Fourth Sunday Strikes @ The Flipper Room"! The format will be 8 strikes (possibly 9); Group Knockout; Fair Strikes "0/1/1/2" or "0/1/2". 30+ Machines. $5 entry + coin drop with cash prizes to the top 4 finishers. The Flipper Room will open at 11:00am and the tournament will begin ... 1085 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Apr-28-2019 Close Encounters of the Pin Kind Flip Frenzy - Mar
    3 hours of Flip Frenzy (2 head to head games followed by a short wait in a queue) followed by a round of playoff games (4 or 8 depending on turnout) $5 dollar entry fee with 80% of the pool paid out in prizes to top 3. Signup at 12:30. Frenzy starts at 1pm 3215 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • May-01-2019 - Jun-01-2019: Concord Selfie League
    Welcome to the Concord Selfie League! This is a "Best Game" qualification tournament which will be held each month at THE FLIPPER ROOM in Concord. Qualify AND participate on the day of the Finals too! 10am - NOON qualifying with Finals starting at 12:15pm. The Finals date is the first Saturday ... 1085 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • May-01-2019 - Jun-02-2019: Oakland Pinball Warriors
    A month long selfie qualifier with the top four seeded players from the selfie scores receiving a bye into finals. On the day of the selfie tournament final, the remaining qualified players play 3 games in groups of 4 to determine seed and A division cutoffs. The 3 games are 4 player match play w... 1805 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA,
  • May-02-2019 - Aug-31-2019: Bay Area Pinball Association
    Top 16 players if more than 32 players qualify will be in A division finals, the rest of players/league will be in B division finals. Standing/scores reported after finals. , San Jose, CA,
  • May-03-2019 Stern Army Black Knight Launch Party San Francisco
    Steve Ritchie's back with the third installment of the Black Knight pinball trilogy. Come battle the Black Knight and experience Stern's latest release! Format TBD based on # of players etc. 3159 16th Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • May-04-2019 Stern Army Black Knight Launch Party - VAN NUYS
    Join us for the highly anticipated launch of the Black Knight Sword of Rage Pinball at On Tilt @ AYCE Gogi Sunday May 5th at 1pm. In the usual On Tilt Launch Party Format, There will be 2 Black Knight Pro in the lineup! Format will be target matchplay with top 16 achieving 15 points or more (3/2... 7128 Van Nuys Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA,
  • May-05-2019 Stern Army Black Knight Launch Party - Anaheim
    STERN ARMY BLACK KNIGHT LAUNCH PARTY - Anaheim At Captain's Arcade Showroom Tournament Date: May 5, 2019 Open to everyone of all skill levels April 28th at 4:00pm Doors open at 3pm $10 tournament entry fee Top 4 pinball player will receive - • Trophy • Cash • Along with other goodies! The fo... 4421 East La Palma Avenue, Anaheim, CA,
  • May-07-2019 - Jun-11-2019: Wizards Pinball League
    4 person groups. 7-5-3-1 scoring for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th respectively. For 3 person groups 7-4-1 scoring applies. 6 games played every week. 6 weeks total. Score accumulated during 5 weeks- final week is finals format. Top 8 advance to PAPA scoring format best of 3 games to determine top 4 pl... 15528 Illinois Avenue, Paramount, CA,
  • May-11-2019 Super Arcade Slamdown Mk. XIX
    The premiere of CRITICAL HIT format at Super Arcade! Saturday, May 11th, 2019 at 4:00 PM Arcade Opens at 4:00 PM (private event from 12PM - 4PM, NO ONE WILL BE ADMITTED BEFORE 4PM) Sign Ups Open at 4:00 PM Start Time 4:30 PM sharp $5 entry fee, $1 to IFPA for WPPR points submission, the rest t... 123 East Foothill Boulevard, Azusa, CA,
  • May-16-2019 Third Thursdays Women's Flip Frenzy
    Welcome to Outer Orbit Women’s Flip Frenzy! Registration starts 6.30, tournament @ 7. The Flip Frenzy will be for 2 hours, with Group Match Play Finals and cash prizes for the top 4 players, finishing by 10. Player 1 plays Player 2 head-to-head on a randomly chosen machine. The results are enter... 3215 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • May-17-2019 - May-19-2019: Golden State Pinball Festival
    Limited Best-Game Qualifying format Initial buy: 10 entries, 30 paid entries maximum Additional entries possible, see website for details Entry buys are CASH ONLY One entry equals one play on one machine 12 game qualifying bank Top score on 5 different machines count Top 16 players advance to "A"... 413 East Lockeford Street, Lodi, CA,
  • May-19-2019 Golden State Pinball Festival
    Target Match-Play format $10 entry per player, CASH ONLY Target of 30 points with 7-5-3-1 scoring First 4 players to 30 points or top 4 after 6 rounds advance to finals Top 4 will play 3 game match-play finals Initial seeding for first round pairings by IFPA rank on the day of the event Rulings w... 413 East Lockeford Street, Lodi, CA,
  • May-20-2019 Chapter II: The Pinball Glory Continues
    Head to head strikes. 4 strike knockout. Groups if enough people show up. 15528 Illinois Avenue, Paramount, CA,
  • May-23-2019 Super Arcade Slamdown Mk. XX
    Knockout / Strikes Format, Best of 1 Matches This is an ALL AGES event! ALL SKILL LEVELS ARE WELCOME, if you want coaching, ask! Thursday, May 23, 2019 Registration opens at 7:00 PM, Tournament starts 7:30 PM PLEASE NOTE IF YOU ARE LATE YOU MAY BE PLACED INTO TOURNAMENT WITH ONE STRIKE IF T... 123 East Foothill Boulevard, Azusa, CA,
  • May-25-2019 Black Knight Trilogy Tournament
    We have arranged to have all 3 versions of Black Knight for this special event; Black Knight, Black Knight 2000, and Black Knight Sword of Rage! Plus 16 other top pins. The BKs will be prominent in qualifying and in the final rounds. This is a 3 strikes tournament. Group Knockout format. Qual... 4607 Clayton Road, Concord, CA,
  • May-26-2019 BAPA Selfie League
    BAPA Selfie League's season #04 runs from 4/1-4/30 For game locations go to: https://matchplay.live/8dg10 Free to play during the season, $5 for playoffs w/payouts & prizes for A & B divisions. Play 3+ different machines during the season & you'll make playoffs! - you can qualify o... 400 East Campbell Avenue, Campbell, CA,
  • May-30-2019 Super Arcade Slamdown Mk. XXI
    Knockout / Strikes Format, Best of 1 Matches This is an ALL AGES event! ALL SKILL LEVELS ARE WELCOME, if you want coaching, ask! Thursday, May 30, 2019 Registration opens at 7:00 PM, Tournament starts 7:30 PM PLEASE NOTE IF YOU ARE LATE YOU MAY BE PLACED INTO TOURNAMENT WITH ONE STRIKE IF T... 123 East Foothill Boulevard, Azusa, CA,
  • Jun-01-2019 - Jul-06-2019: Concord Selfie League
    Welcome to the Concord Selfie League! This is a "Best Game" qualification tournament which will be held each month at THE FLIPPER ROOM in Concord. Qualify AND participate on the day of the Finals too! 10am - NOON qualifying with Finals starting at 12:15pm. The Finals date is the first Saturday ... 1085 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Jun-20-2019 Third Thursdays Women's Flip Frenzy
    Welcome to Outer Orbit Women’s Flip Frenzy! Registration starts 6.30, tournament @ 7. The Flip Frenzy will be for 2 hours, with Group Match Play Finals and cash prizes for the top 4 players, finishing by 10. Player 1 plays Player 2 head-to-head on a randomly chosen machine. The results are enter... 3215 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • Jun-22-2019 - Jun-23-2019: City Champ
    Limited to 84 players. Please see site for ticketing information. 12 rounds of tiered-Swiss matchplay qualifying on day 1. 28 players make the playoffs (top 4 get byes). Playoffs are group elimination with 4 games per round from different eras. 7-5-3-1 scoring throughout. 1767 Waller Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • Jun-27-2019 - Sep-07-2019: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Lodi
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines from different eras. Playoffs are best of 3 head-to-head with byes as needed. , Lodi, CA,
  • Jun-29-2019 Flipper Tropicana 2019
    Target match-play, 24 person maximum (including organizer/TD), private home location- address emailed to confirmed participants. Will be in the 91342 Zip code (North San Fernando Valley). Once the target score has been reached by 4 players, a 3 game final will be held, 4-2-1-0 scoring $20 buy-i... , Kagel Canyon, CA,
  • Jul-01-2019 - Aug-03-2019: Concord Selfie League
    Welcome to the Concord Selfie League! This is a "Best Game" qualification tournament which will be held each month at THE FLIPPER ROOM in Concord. Qualify AND participate on the day of the Finals too! 10am - NOON qualifying with Finals starting at 12:15pm. The Finals date is the first Saturday ... 1085 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Jul-02-2019 - Sep-21-2019: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Folsom
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines from different eras. Playoffs are best of 3 head-to-head with byes as needed. , Folsom, CA,
  • Jul-11-2019 - Sep-26-2019: East Bay Pinball League
    Welcome to the San Francisco East Bay Pinball League. A fun, friendly, open league that anybody can participate in. Feel free to stop by any time to chat, or to play a few pins. When: Every Thursday night @7:30pm Where: Phoenix Games 4607 Clayton Rd. Concord, CA 94521 4607 Clayton Road, Concord, CA,
  • Jul-18-2019 Third Thursdays Women's Flip Frenzy
    Welcome to Outer Orbit Women’s Flip Frenzy! Registration starts 6.30, tournament @ 7. The Flip Frenzy will be for 2 hours, with Group Match Play Finals and cash prizes for the top 4 players, finishing by 10. Player 1 plays Player 2 head-to-head on a randomly chosen machine. The results are enter... 3215 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • Aug-01-2019 - Sep-07-2019: Concord Selfie League
    Welcome to the Concord Selfie League! This is a "Best Game" qualification tournament which will be held each month at THE FLIPPER ROOM in Concord. Qualify AND participate on the day of the Finals too! 10am - NOON qualifying with Finals starting at 12:15pm. The Finals date is the first Saturday ... 1085 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Aug-15-2019 Third Thursdays Women's Flip Frenzy
    Welcome to Outer Orbit Women’s Flip Frenzy! Registration starts 6.30, tournament @ 7. The Flip Frenzy will be for 2 hours, with Group Match Play Finals and cash prizes for the top 4 players, finishing by 10. Player 1 plays Player 2 head-to-head on a randomly chosen machine. The results are enter... 3215 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • Sep-02-2019 - Oct-05-2019: Concord Selfie League
    Welcome to the Concord Selfie League! This is a "Best Game" qualification tournament which will be held each month at THE FLIPPER ROOM in Concord. Qualify AND participate on the day of the Finals too! 10am - NOON qualifying with Finals starting at 12:15pm. The Finals date is the first Saturday ... 1085 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Sep-19-2019 Third Thursdays Women's Flip Frenzy
    Welcome to Outer Orbit Women’s Flip Frenzy! Registration starts 6.30, tournament @ 7. The Flip Frenzy will be for 2 hours, with Group Match Play Finals and cash prizes for the top 4 players, finishing by 10. Player 1 plays Player 2 head-to-head on a randomly chosen machine. The results are enter... 3215 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • Sep-26-2019 - Dec-07-2019: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Lodi
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines from different eras. Playoffs are best of 3 head-to-head with byes as needed. , Lodi, CA,
  • Oct-01-2019 - Dec-21-2019: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Folsom
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines from different eras. Playoffs are best of 3 head-to-head with byes as needed. , Folsom, CA,
  • Oct-01-2019 - Nov-02-2019: Concord Selfie League
    Welcome to the Concord Selfie League! This is a "Best Game" qualification tournament which will be held each month at THE FLIPPER ROOM in Concord. Qualify AND participate on the day of the Finals too! 10am - NOON qualifying with Finals starting at 12:15pm. The Finals date is the first Saturday ... 1085 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Oct-03-2019 - Dec-19-2019: East Bay Pinball League
    Welcome to the San Francisco East Bay Pinball League. A fun, friendly, open league that anybody can participate in. Feel free to stop by any time to chat, or to play a few pins. When: Every Thursday night @7:30pm Where: Phoenix Games 4607 Clayton Rd. Concord, CA 94521 4607 Clayton Road, Concord, CA,
  • Oct-17-2019 Third Thursdays Women's Flip Frenzy
    Welcome to Outer Orbit Women’s Flip Frenzy! Registration starts 6.30, tournament @ 7. The Flip Frenzy will be for 2 hours, with Group Match Play Finals and cash prizes for the top 4 players, finishing by 10. Player 1 plays Player 2 head-to-head on a randomly chosen machine. The results are enter... 3215 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • Nov-01-2019 - Dec-07-2019: Concord Selfie League
    Welcome to the Concord Selfie League! This is a "Best Game" qualification tournament which will be held each month at THE FLIPPER ROOM in Concord. Qualify AND participate on the day of the Finals too! 10am - NOON qualifying with Finals starting at 12:15pm. The Finals date is the first Saturday ... 1085 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Nov-21-2019 Third Thursdays Women's Flip Frenzy
    Welcome to Outer Orbit Women’s Flip Frenzy! Registration starts 6.30, tournament @ 7. The Flip Frenzy will be for 2 hours, with Group Match Play Finals and cash prizes for the top 4 players, finishing by 10. Player 1 plays Player 2 head-to-head on a randomly chosen machine. The results are enter... 3215 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • Dec-02-2019 - Jan-04-2020: Concord Selfie League
    Welcome to the Concord Selfie League! This is a "Best Game" qualification tournament which will be held each month at THE FLIPPER ROOM in Concord. Qualify AND participate on the day of the Finals too! 10am - NOON qualifying with Finals starting at 12:15pm. The Finals date is the first Saturday ... 1085 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Dec-19-2019 Third Thursdays Women's Flip Frenzy
    Welcome to Outer Orbit Women’s Flip Frenzy! Registration starts 6.30, tournament @ 7. The Flip Frenzy will be for 2 hours, with Group Match Play Finals and cash prizes for the top 4 players, finishing by 10. Player 1 plays Player 2 head-to-head on a randomly chosen machine. The results are enter... 3215 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA,
  • May-02-2020 Flipper Tropicana 2019
    Target match-play, 24 person maximum (including organizer/TD), private home location- address emailed to confirmed participants. Will be in the 91342 Zip code (North San Fernando Valley). Once the target score has been reached by 4 players, a 3 game final will be held, 4-2-1-0 scoring $20 buy-i... , Kagel Canyon, CA,