Upcoming Events

Here's a list of the upcoming pinball events in the Bay Area area.

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  • Bay Bridge Team Pinball @ Various Locations
    The Bay Bridge Pinball League is a team pinball league that competes at various locations around San Francisco and Oakland on Tuesday nights.
  • Sep 01, 2022 - Dec 31, 2022: Solano Pinball League
    League night every other Wednesday, with essentially a four-game high score tournament. All members play the same four games and record their scores. Using Match Play to track league, with INDISC scoring (100, 97, 95, 94, 93, ...) Points tracked over an 8-night season (16 weeks) with two lowest ... 123, Vacaville, CA,
  • Sep 22, 2022 - Dec 10, 2022: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Folsom
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines. Playoffs are match play in groups of 4, 3 games per round, 4/2/1/0 scoring. First meeting is the start date, then every other Thursday, followed by the Saturdays final which is the end date. , Folsom, CA,
  • Sep 22, 2022 - Dec 31, 2022: Bay Area Pinball Association
    10 Week League play, drop 2 lowest weeks, 4 weeks needed to qualify for finals. League night groups of 4 (or 3) playing 4 games - 4,3,2,1 scoring Top 16 players if more than 32 qualify (if less than 32 qualify, then no more than 50%) will be in Division A finals. The rest of the players/league ... , San Jose, CA,
  • Sep 29, 2022 - Dec 17, 2022: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Lodi
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines. Playoffs are match play in groups of 4, 3 games per round, 4/2/1/0 scoring. First meeting is the start date, then every other Thursday, followed by the Saturdays final which is the end date. , Lodi, CA,
  • Dec 03, 2022 MFLadies Pinball Fall Finale
    Tournament Date: Dec 3rd, 2022 Doors at 12p, Start at 1p Free tacos with tournament entry MFLadies Pinball Fall Finale 2022 7 Round Group Matchplay Qualifier Top 16 move into Group Bracket Finals 3 matches per round, Top two move on. 1760 Fremont Boulevard, Seaside, CA,
  • Dec 06, 2022 Fun night Flip Frenzy @ The Flipper Room
    This tournament is a 2 Hour flip frenzy. After 2 hours the top 4 will move on to a final round of 3 games to determine the winners. $5 entry tournament check in is at 7pm with flip frenzy starting promptly at 7:30. Top 4 payouts are 1st %40, 2nd %30, 3rd %20, and 4th %10. 1033 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Dec 10, 2022 TFR's James Bond Launch Party
    7 round match play qualifying / 1 game per round Number of finalists dependent on entries Finals will be 3 games per round 7/5/3/1 scoring 4 player groups random pairing Randomly assigned games Rounds rotating between classics, solid states, and moderns Doors open at Noon and tournament starts at... 1033 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Dec 11, 2022 Emporium Oakland Tournament
    13 rounds of matchplay using balanced pairings and 7-5-3-1 scoring (7-4-1 for three player groups). Games will be limited to the fastest playing games available. Expectation is that this will take a bit over three hours using fast playing games. No finals and no tiebreakers unless it’s for first ... 1805 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA,
  • Dec 13, 2022 - Feb 03, 2023: TFR league 2022 season 6
    This is an 8 week league meeting on Tuesday nights at The Flipper Room in Concord. Check in is at 7pm each Tuesday with league starting promptly at 7:30. After the 8th Tuesday meeting we will hold a tournament on Friday December 3rd with a 7pm check in and a 7:30 start time. $1 IFPA fee due on th... 1033 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Dec 13, 2022 Tuesday night Flips
    $5 entry + coin drop - all skill levels and ages welcome. Format TBD but likely group match play or strikes 3159 16th St, San Francisco, CA,
  • Dec 16, 2022 Seaside Sideshow: Target Match Play
    Seaside Sideshow: Target Match Play is a co-located tournament with the annual notorious Seaside Champ at Lynn’s Arcade. The entry fee is $1 plus the standard entry fee to Lynn’s Arcade which is an additional $15. All games are on free play. Standard IFPA competition rules apply for malfunctions ... 1760 Fremont Boulevard, Seaside, CA,
  • Dec 17, 2022 - Dec 18, 2022: Seaside Champ 2
    Tickets: Tickets will on sale on October 1st at 11AM PDT. They will be $60 (plus fees) sold through Eventbrite. Tickets include entry to the arcade both days and tacos at the break both days. All games are set to free play. Tournament location: Seaside Champ will be played at Lynn’s Arcade. The... 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Dec 17, 2022 Seaside Sideshow: Fair Strikes Group Knockout
    Seaside Sideshow: Fair Strikes Group Knockout is a co-located tournament with the annual notorious Seaside Champ at Lynn’s Arcade. Entry fee is $1 and admission to Lynn’s Arcade has to be covered either by the Seaside Champ entry or standalone, which is $15. Standard IFPA competition rules apply ... 1760 Fremont Boulevard, Seaside, CA,
  • Dec 18, 2022 Seaside Sideshow: Turf Masters Pingolf
    Seaside Sideshow: Turf Masters Pingolf is a co-located tournament with the annual notorious Seaside Champ at Lynn’s Arcade. Entry fee is $1 and admission to Lynn’s Arcade has to be covered either by the Seaside Champ entry or standalone, which is $15. Standard IFPA competition rules apply for mal... 1760 Fremont Boulevard, Seaside, CA,
  • Dec 18, 2022 Gem City Pinball - December Rumble
    Registration starts at 4pm with the tournament starting at 5pm. There is a $10 entry fee, plus coin drop. We will be holding a 3 hour match play qualifier (generally 8+ rounds before finals, depending on speed of play). Each round will be one game and IFPA scoring (7/5/3/1). At the end of the 3... Canal St, Placerville, CA,
  • Dec 21, 2022 James Bond Pinball Launch Party SF
    $5 entry - final format will be TBD based on # of players. Open to all ages and skill levels. Play the newest Stern pinball machine and earn exclusive Insider Connected badges! 3159 16th St, San Francisco, CA,
  • Dec 22, 2022 Thursday Night Flips
    $5 entry, no karaoke! open to all ages and skill levels. 7pm start time (may push to 7:15/7:30 if need be). 3159 16th St, San Francisco, CA,
  • Dec 27, 2022 SFQPL's HoliGAY Tournament
    San Francisco Queer Pinball League presents a flippin' queer HoliGAY Tournament! Open to all LGBTQIA+ players and their allies! December 27th, 2022 @ Gestalt SF. Registration @ 7:00pm. Tournament starts at 7:30pm. Qualifying: 5 rounds of group match play. Finals: 3 rounds of match play for top 4... 3159 16th St, San Francisco, CA,
  • Dec 29, 2022 Thursday Night Flips
    $5 entry, no karaoke! open to all ages and skill levels. 7pm start time (may push to 7:15/7:30 if need be). 3159 16th St, San Francisco, CA,
  • Jan 01, 2023 - Mar 31, 2023: Solano Pinball League Season 24, Spring/Summer 24
    League night every other Wednesday, with essentially a four-game high score tournament. All members play the same four games and record their scores. Using Match Play to track league, with INDISC scoring (100, 97, 95, 94, 93, ...) Points tracked over an 8-night season (16 weeks) with two lowest ... 650 Merchant Street, Vacaville, CA,
  • Jan 05, 2023 - Mar 18, 2023: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Folsom
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines. Playoffs are match play in groups of 4, 3 games per round, 4/2/1/0 scoring. First meeting is the start date, then every other Thursday, followed by the Saturdays final which is the end date. Jan 5 Jan 19 Feb 2 Feb 16 Ma... , Folsom, CA,
  • Jan 05, 2023 - Mar 31, 2023: Bay Area Pinball Association
    10 Week League Play, drop 2 lowest weeks, 4 weeks needed to qualify for finals. League night groups of 4 (or 3) playing 4 games - 4,3,2,1 scoring Top 16 players if more than 32 qualify (if less than 32 qualify, then no more than 50%) will be in Division A finals. The rest of the players will be... , San Jose, CA,
  • Jan 09, 2023 - Mar 27, 2023: MFPinball Winter Season 2023
    Monterey Flipper Pinball is a league where the best 6 nights of 10 are taken to produce the results. 5 games are played each night for a total of 30 games played in the season. No finals, results are tallied at the end of the season. Winter Season 2023 - 1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13, 2/27, 3/6, 3/... 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Jan 11, 2023 - Mar 29, 2023: Belles & Chimes Denver Winter/Spring League 2023
    Women only league runs for 10 weeks, once per week on Wednesday night at 7PM. There will be 6 rounds per night with 2 random players on random machines selected by Match Play. League format is head to head matches. Only keeping track of wins/losses. There will be makeup weeks in case league is ca... Village Ct, Jackson, CA,
  • Jan 12, 2023 Stern Army Location - BAPA's 007 Launch Party
    007 Pinball Launch Party Thu, 1/12/23 at 7PM @ LvL Up - Campbell ???????????????????????????? START IS AT 7PM!!!! ???????????????????????????? $10 entry ($5 bills are much appreciated) $1 goes to IFPA 5% to LvL Up Staff (tip) Remainder goes to pot and is divided 1st/2nd/3rd/4th 50%/30%/15%/5% s... 400 E Campbell Ave, Campbell, CA,
  • Jan 12, 2023 - Mar 25, 2023: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Lodi
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines. Playoffs are match play in groups of 4, 3 games per round, 4/2/1/0 scoring. First meeting is the start date, then every other Thursday, followed by the Saturdays final which is the end date. Jan 12 Jan 26 Feb 9 Feb 23 M... , Lodi, CA,
  • Jan 16, 2023 MLK Tournament
    Group Knockout Tournament 6 Strikes Four-Player Groups: 0/1/1/2 Three Player Groups: 0/1/2 Doors at 4p, Hard Start 7p 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Jan 18, 2023 - May 10, 2023: San Francisco Pinball Department
    Eight league meetings, five four-player games played each league night. Best six league night results counted for standings. Playoffs is single elimination bracket. 1767 Waller St, San Francisco, CA,
  • Jan 21, 2023 IFPA California State Pinball Championship
    The top 24 Players of 2022 in California will compete in a single elimination, best of 7, head-to-head tournament. Current standings at https://www.ifpapinball.com/series/nacs/2022/standingsView.php?l=CA Full rules at https://www.ifpapinball.com/series/nacs/2022/standingsView.php?l=CA 1033 Shary Cir, Concord, CA,
  • Jan 22, 2023 IFPA California Women's Championship
    The top 8 ranked players based on open events and the top 8 ranked players based on women’s-only events will be invited to play in the state championship at the Flipper Room in Concord, California. The tournament will be a head-to-head, single elimination bracket with best-of-seven matches. Tour... 1033 Shary Circle, Concord, CA,
  • Jan 25, 2023 - Mar 29, 2023: MFPLadies Pinball Winter Season 2023
    Monterey Flipper Ladies Pinball is a league where the best 6 nights of 10 are taken to produce the results. 5 games are played each night for a total of 30 games played in the season. No finals, results are tallied at the end of the season. Winter Season 2023 - 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, 3/1, 3... 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Feb 20, 2023 We're so Presidential
    Doors at 4p, Start at 7:30 Target Matchplay 7/5/3/1 Scoring First to 47 points wins (get it?) 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Mar 30, 2023 - Jun 17, 2023: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Folsom
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines. Playoffs are match play in groups of 4, 3 games per round, 4/2/1/0 scoring. First meeting is the start date, then every other Thursday, followed by the Saturdays final which is the end date. Jan 5 Jan 19 Feb 2 Feb 16 Ma... , Folsom, CA,
  • Apr 01, 2023 MFPinball Winter Finale 2023
    MFPinball Winter Finale 2023 7 Round Group Matchplay Qualifier Top 16 move into PAPA Style Group Elimination Bracket Finals 3 matches per round, Top two players move on. Doors at 12p, Start at 1p Free Tacos with tournament entry 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Apr 03, 2023 - Jun 12, 2023: MFPinball Spring Season 2023
    Monterey Flipper Pinball is a league where the best 6 nights of 10 are taken to produce the results. 5 games are played each night for a total of 30 games played in the season. No finals, results are tallied at the end of the season. Spring Season 2023 - 4/3, 4/10, 4/17, 4/24, 5/1, 5/8, 5/15, 5/... 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Apr 06, 2023 - Jun 24, 2023: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Lodi
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines. Playoffs are match play in groups of 4, 3 games per round, 4/2/1/0 scoring. First meeting is the start date, then every other Thursday, followed by the Saturdays final which is the end date. Jan 12 Jan 26 Feb 9 Feb 23 M... , Lodi, CA,
  • Apr 08, 2023 MFLadies Pinball Winter Finale 2023
    7 Round Group Matchplay Qualifier Top 16 move into PAPA Style Group Elimination Bracket Finals 3 matches per round, Top two players move on. Doors at 12p, Start at 1p Free Tacos with tournament entry 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Apr 12, 2023 - Jun 21, 2023: MFladies Pinball Spring Season 2023
    Monterey Flipper Ladies Pinball is a league where the best 6 nights of 10 are taken to produce the results. 5 games are played each night for a total of 30 games played in the season. No finals, results are tallied at the end of the season. Spring Season 2023 - 4/12, 4/19, 4/26, 5/3, 5/10, 5/24... 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • May 01, 2023 - Aug 31, 2023: Solano Pinball League Season 25 Summer/Fall 23
    League night every other Wednesday, with essentially a four-game high score tournament. All members play the same four games and record their scores. Using Match Play to track league, with INDISC scoring (100, 97, 95, 94, 93, ...) Points tracked over an 8-night season (16 weeks) with two lowest ... 650 Merchant Street, Vacaville, CA,
  • May 29, 2023 Memorial Day Tournament
    Fair Strikes Tournament 8 strikes and you're out Four Player groups 0,1,1,2 Three Player groups 0,1,2 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Jun 17, 2023 MFPinball Spring Finale
    7 Round Group Matchplay Qualifier Top 16 move into PAPA Style Group Elimination Bracket Finals 3 matches per round, Top two players move on. Doors at 12p, Start at 1p Free Tacos with tournament entry 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Jun 24, 2023 MFLadies Pinball Spring Finale
    7 Round Group Matchplay Qualifier Top 16 move into PAPA Style Group Elimination Bracket Finals 3 matches per round, Top two players move on. Doors at 12p, Start at 1p Free Tacos with tournament entry 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Jun 26, 2023 - Aug 28, 2023: MFPinball Summer Season 2023
    Monterey Flipper Pinball is a league where the best 6 nights of 10 are taken to produce the results. 5 games are played each night for a total of 30 games played in the season. No finals, results are tallied at the end of the season. Summer Season 2023 - 6/26, 7/3, 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31, 8/7, 8... 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Jun 29, 2023 - Sep 09, 2023: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Folsom
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines. Playoffs are match play in groups of 4, 3 games per round, 4/2/1/0 scoring. First meeting is the start date, then every other Thursday, followed by the Saturdays final which is the end date. Jan 5 Jan 19 Feb 2 Feb 16 Ma... , Folsom, CA,
  • Jul 05, 2023 - Sep 06, 2023: MFLadies Pinball Summer Season 2023
    Monterey Flipper Pinball is a league where the best 6 nights of 10 are taken to produce the results. 5 games are played each night for a total of 30 games played in the season. No finals, results are tallied at the end of the season. MFLadies Pinball Summer Season - 7/5, 7/12, 7/19, 7/26, 8/2, 8... 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Jul 06, 2023 - Sep 16, 2023: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Lodi
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines. Playoffs are match play in groups of 4, 3 games per round, 4/2/1/0 scoring. First meeting is the start date, then every other Thursday, followed by the Saturdays final which is the end date. Jan 12 Jan 26 Feb 9 Feb 23 M... , Lodi, CA,
  • Sep 01, 2023 - Dec 31, 2023: Solano Pinball League Season 26 Fall/Winter 23
    League night every other Wednesday, with essentially a four-game high score tournament. All members play the same four games and record their scores. Using Match Play to track league, with INDISC scoring (100, 97, 95, 94, 93, ...) Points tracked over an 8-night season (16 weeks) with two lowest ... 650 Merchant Street, Vacaville, CA,
  • Sep 02, 2023 MFPinball Summer Finale 2023
    7 Round Group Matchplay Qualifier Top 16 move into PAPA Style Group Elimination Bracket Finals 3 matches per round, Top two players move on. Doors at 12p, Start at 1p Free Tacos with tournament entry 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Sep 04, 2023 This is Labor
    Target Matchplay Tournament First to 42 wins 7,5,3,1 Scoring 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Sep 09, 2023 MFLadies Pinball Summer Finale 2023
    7 Round Group Matchplay Qualifier Top 16 move into PAPA Style Group Elimination Bracket Finals 3 matches per round, Top two players move on. Doors at 12p, Start at 1p Free Tacos with tournament entry 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Sep 11, 2023 - Nov 20, 2023: MFPinball Fall Season 2023
    Monterey Flipper Pinball is a league where the best 6 nights of 10 are taken to produce the results. 5 games are played each night for a total of 30 games played in the season. No finals, results are tallied at the end of the season. MFPinball Fall Season 2023 - 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/16, 10... 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Sep 20, 2023 - Nov 29, 2023: MFLadies Pinball Fall Season 2023
    Monterey Flipper Pinball is a league where the best 6 nights of 10 are taken to produce the results. 5 games are played each night for a total of 30 games played in the season. No finals, results are tallied at the end of the season. MFLadies Pinball Fall Season 2023 - 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 1... 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Sep 21, 2023 - Dec 09, 2023: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Folsom
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines. Playoffs are match play in groups of 4, 3 games per round, 4/2/1/0 scoring. First meeting is the start date, then every other Thursday, followed by the Saturdays final which is the end date. Jan 5 Jan 19 Feb 2 Feb 16 Ma... , Folsom, CA,
  • Sep 28, 2023 - Dec 16, 2023: Capitol Corridor Pinball League - Lodi
    Regular season plays for 6 weeks with one-try high-score games on 4 machines. Playoffs are match play in groups of 4, 3 games per round, 4/2/1/0 scoring. First meeting is the start date, then every other Thursday, followed by the Saturdays final which is the end date. Jan 12 Jan 26 Feb 9 Feb 23 M... , Lodi, CA,
  • Dec 02, 2023 MFPinball Fall Finale 2023
    7 Round Group Matchplay Qualifier Top 16 move into PAPA Style Group Elimination Bracket Finals 3 matches per round, Top two players move on. Doors at 12p, Start at 1p Free Tacos with tournament entry 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • Dec 09, 2023 MFLadies Pinball Fall Finale 2023
    7 Round Group Matchplay Qualifier Top 16 move into PAPA Style Group Elimination Bracket Finals 3 matches per round, Top two players move on. Doors at 12p, Start at 1p Free Tacos with tournament entry 1760 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA,
  • East Bay Pinball League @ Phoenix Games
    The East Bay Pinball League is based out of Phoenix Games in Concord and meets most Thursdays at 8pm during a regular season. All players and skill levels are encouraged to attend. $1 per league night or $10 for the whole season. http://www.eastbaypinball.org/ for details.
  • SFPD: San Francisco Pinball Department @ Free Gold Watch
    The San Francisco Pinball Department is a friendly pinball league based in San Francisco. We play at Free Gold Watch. See http://www.sfpins.org/ for details and full schedule.
  • Capitol Corridor Pinball League @ Various locations
    CCPL meets in Folsom on alternate Tuesdays. Players of all skill levels are encouraged to attend. Visit powertothepinball.com for league information, schedules and fees.
  • Solano Pinball League @ Various Locations
    The Solano Pinball League meets on Wednesday nights, at various locations around Vacaville and Fairfield.
  • Monterey Flipper Pinball @ Various Locations
    Monterey Flipper Pinball encourages all levels of Pinball Players to play in our League. MFP provides an opportunity for both Youth and Adults to regularly play in competitive Pinball League and Tournament Play.
  • Bay Area Pinball Association @ Various Locations
    Two seasons per year, meets on Thursdays. Locations vary, but most meetings are held in the South Bay.