Upcoming Events

Here's a list of the upcoming pinball events in the Charlotte, NC 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.

  • Jul-01-2019 - Dec-31-2019: FireFold Inc. presents the Abari Pinball League
    FireFold Inc. is generously sponsoring the Summer/Fall 2019 Abari Pinball Players League, a monthly pinball league open to all skill levels and genders (21+ of age). A technology solutions company, FireFold Inc. serves customers around the world with their online presence and locally with stor... 1721 North Davidson Street, Charlotte, NC,
  • Sep-11-2019 - Nov-20-2019: Belles & Chimes Charlotte Fall Season 2019
    9/11/2019 Event 2 2/13/2019 6/5/2019 9/25/2019 Event 3 2/27/2019 6/19/2019 10/9/2019 Event 4 3/13/2019 7/10/2019 10/23/2019 Event 5 3/29/2019 7/24/2019 11/6/2019 Event 6 4/10/2019 8/7/2019 11/20/2019 Women of all skill levels and ages 21+ are welcome to join the Belles & Chimes Charlotte Pinb... 1721 North Davidson Street, Charlotte, NC,
  • Oct-01-2019 - Dec-28-2019: Stern Army - Reboot Pinball League: Season 1
    Registration/Cost: Admission is free and open to all skill levels/ages/genders. Players are responsible for their own quarters for each game played during the event. Frequency: This will be a quarterly League. The qualifying rounds will be held on the first Tuesday of every month at 7pm. The top... 534 North Liberty Street, Winston-Salem, NC,
  • Nov-01-2019 - Nov-30-2019: Selfie League at Boxcar Raleigh
    This is a month-long pinball tournament, with unlimited entries. Players can go to the tournament website to register for an account: https://matchplay.live/3gn35 Once registered, players may use the website to submit "selfies" of their best scores on 3 out of 4 selected machines. Selfies may ... 330 West Davie Street, Raleigh, NC,
  • Nov-14-2019 Weekly Pinball Meet-Up
    The format is: 3 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final Round: 1 round of group match play. 1 table only. 736 Saint Andrews Road, Columbia, SC,
  • Nov-17-2019 Firefly November Pinball Tournament
    The format is: 4 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 8 move onto a Semifinal Round: 2 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final: 2 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round to determine the winner. 736 Saint Andrews Road, Columbia, SC,
  • Nov-20-2019 Boxcar Raleigh Monthly Knockout Tournament
    Join us for our for monthly group knockout tournament held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm at Boxcar Raleigh! The format will be a 5-strike, fair-strike tournament. 1st place in each game receives 0 strikes, 2nd place gets 1 strike, 3rd place 1 strike, and last place 2 strikes (0/1/1/... 330 West Davie Street, Raleigh, NC,
  • Nov-20-2019 Pinball Tournament IFPA IN Asheville
    3 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final Round: 1 round of group match play. 1 table only. 800 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC,
  • Nov-21-2019 Weekly Pinball Meet-Up
    The format is: 3 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final Round: 1 round of group match play. 1 table only. 736 Saint Andrews Road, Columbia, SC,
  • Nov-21-2019 The Basement Pinball Showdown #18
    Please join us for The Basement Arcade Bar's 18th pinball tournament! The bar will open at 5pm with tournament play beginning at 7pm sharp. Each participant will pay a $5 entry fee, which will cover the IFPA endorsement fee and add to the prize pool, as well as the cost to play each game (.50 per... 14 Union Street South, Concord, NC,
  • Nov-27-2019 Pinball Tournament IFPA IN Asheville
    3 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final Round: 1 round of group match play. 1 table only. 800 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC,
  • Dec-01-2019 Stern Army Elvira Launch Party - Greensboro
    Come join the Triad Pinball Players as we welcome 'Elvira's House of Horrors (LE)' to Boxcar GSO! Registration/Cost: Free and open admission until the event starts at 2pm. A $1 donation per player is appreciated, but not mandatory. This fee allows us to receive World Pinball Player Rankings (WPP... 120 West Lewis Street, Greensboro, NC,
  • Dec-01-2019 - Dec-31-2019: Selfie League at Boxcar Raleigh
    This is a month-long pinball tournament, with unlimited entries. Players can go to the tournament website to register for an account: https://matchplay.live/8xe8n Once registered, players may use the website to submit "selfies" of their best scores on 3 out of 4 selected machines. Selfies may ... 330 West Davie Street, Raleigh, NC,
  • Dec-04-2019 IFPA IN Asheville
    3 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final Round: 1 round of group match play. 1 table only. 800 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC,
  • Dec-05-2019 Weekly Pinball Meet-Up
    The format is: 3 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final Round: 1 round of group match play. 1 table only. 736 Saint Andrews Road, Columbia, SC,
  • Dec-06-2019 Fellowship of the silver ball
    tournament starts at 730, practice at 630 . group match play four rounds of two games each round, random pairing, top eight move to finals, all ages and skill levels are welcome . this is a non alcoholic event. bring a snack to share 1952 Sharon Road, Woodruff, SC,
  • Dec-08-2019 The Neighborhood Monthly Showdown-Cary
    The Neighborhood is proud to a host a Flip Frenzy tournament on December 8, 2019! A set amount of time will be set aside for the tournament (3 hours). Players will play in head-to-head matches until time expires. At the start of the tournament, there will be a queue of players waiting for players... 301 North Harrison Avenue, Cary, NC,
  • Dec-11-2019 Quarter Horse Monthly Pinball Tournament
    Come join us at Quarter Horse Arcade in downtown Durham for our monthly knockout tournament, held on the 2nd Wednesday night of each month! The format will be group knockout. Players will play in groups of 3 or 4 people per machine. In a four-player game, the players with the lowest and next to l... 108 South Mangum Street, Durham, NC,
  • Dec-11-2019 IFPA IN Asheville
    3 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final Round: 1 round of group match play. 1 table only. 800 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC,
  • Dec-11-2019 4th Wednesday Knockout Tournament at BCD
    Tournament Date: August 28, 2019 Come join us at the new Boxcar Arcade in downtown Durham for knockout pinball tournaments on the 4th Wednesday of each month! The format will be group knockout using a "Fair Strike" match-play format. Players will play in groups of 3 or 4 people per machine. In ... 621 Foster Street, Durham, NC,
  • Dec-11-2019 Grand-Ma Got Run Over by a Reindeer Tournament
    Boxcar Raleigh is throwing a Christmas party sponsored by Grand Marnier on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 @7PM, and you're invited. The main pinball tournament is open to all and will be a 5-Strike Fair Strike format (Details below). We will also be holding a side competition on a single machine: W... 330 West Davie Street, Raleigh, NC,
  • Dec-11-2019 Festivus Flipoff
    Join us for some holiday festivities and pinball, with a chance for some last-minute North Carolina IFPA points! This will be a 3 strike knockout tournament. Strikes will be awarded as follows: 4 Player Group: 1st = 0, 2nd = 1, 3rd = 1, 4th = 2 3 Player Group: 1st = 0, 2nd = 1, 3rd = 2 2 Playe... 1721 North Davidson Street, Charlotte, NC,
  • Dec-12-2019 Weekly Pinball Meet-Up
    The format is: 3 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final Round: 1 round of group match play. 1 table only. 736 Saint Andrews Road, Columbia, SC,
  • Dec-14-2019 Stern Army - Abari Game Bar - Nov. Selfie Finals
    This is a month-long pinball tournament with unlimited entries. Players can go to the tournament website to register for a free account. Once registered, you use the website to submit "selfies" of your best scores on 5 machines. The Top 20 qualifiers will be invited to participate in the Selfie... 1721 North Davidson Street, Charlotte, NC,
  • Dec-18-2019 Boxcar Raleigh Monthly Knockout Tournament
    Join us for our for monthly group knockout tournament held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm at Boxcar Raleigh! The format will be a 5-strike, fair-strike tournament. 1st place in each game receives 0 strikes, 2nd place gets 1 strike, 3rd place 1 strike, and last place 2 strikes (0/1/1/... 330 West Davie Street, Raleigh, NC,
  • Dec-18-2019 IFPA IN Asheville
    3 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final Round: 1 round of group match play. 1 table only. 800 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC,
  • Dec-19-2019 Weekly Pinball Meet-Up
    The format is: 3 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final Round: 1 round of group match play. 1 table only. 736 Saint Andrews Road, Columbia, SC,
  • Dec-21-2019 Stern Army - Abari Pinball Tournament
    Doors Open and Registration starts at 12:00 PM. Group Knockout - Fair Strike Format Strikes allotted based on player count: 19-26 Players 10 Strikes , 27+ Players 9 Strikes 4 Player Group: 1st = 0, 2nd = 1, 3rd = 1, 4th = 2 3 Player Group: 1st = 0, 2nd = 1, 3rd = 2 2 Player Group: 1st = 0, 2nd =... 1721 North Davidson Street, Charlotte, NC,
  • Dec-26-2019 Weekly Pinball Meet-Up
    The format is: 3 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final Round: 1 round of group match play. 1 table only. 736 Saint Andrews Road, Columbia, SC,
  • Dec-29-2019 Firefly December Tournament
    The format is: 4 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 8 move onto a Semifinal Round: 2 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round Top 4 move onto a Final: 2 rounds of Group Match Play with 2 tables per round to determine the winner. 736 Saint Andrews Road, Columbia, SC,
  • Jan-15-2020 Boxcar Raleigh Monthly Knockout Tournament
    Join us for our for monthly group knockout tournament held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm at Boxcar Raleigh! The format will be a 5-strike, fair-strike tournament. 1st place in each game receives 0 strikes, 2nd place gets 1 strike, 3rd place 1 strike, and last place 2 strikes (0/1/1/... 330 West Davie Street, Raleigh, NC,
  • Jan-18-2020 IFPA North Carolina State Pinball Championship
    SCS - best of 7 single elim Please see website for updates and more details! 1721 North Davidson Street, Charlotte, NC,
  • Jan-18-2020 IFPA South Carolina State Pinball Championship
    Head-to-Head Single Elimination Format Players will be placed in a single elimination bracket once the seedings have been completed. First round pairings are as follows: 1 vs. 16, 2 vs. 15, 3 vs. 14, 4 vs. 13, 5 vs. 12, 6 vs. 11, 7 vs. 10, 8 vs. 9 Second round pairings are as follows: 1/16 wi... 109 Brooke Lee Circle, Taylors, SC,
  • Jan-19-2020 CoinTaker presents Abari Women’s Championship
    Abari Game Bar is proud to announce they have received a generous sponsorship from CoinTaker for this event. This will allow the top 4 finishers to compete for a minimum combined prize pool of $500. CoinTaker is a family owned and operated business located in Sunbury, Pennsylviania who offer sale... 1721 North Davidson Street, Charlotte, NC,
  • Feb-19-2020 Boxcar Raleigh Monthly Knockout Tournament
    Join us for our for monthly group knockout tournament held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm at Boxcar Raleigh! The format will be a 5-strike, fair-strike tournament. 1st place in each game receives 0 strikes, 2nd place gets 1 strike, 3rd place 1 strike, and last place 2 strikes (0/1/1/... 330 West Davie Street, Raleigh, NC,
  • Mar-18-2020 Boxcar Raleigh Monthly Knockout Tournament
    Join us for our for monthly group knockout tournament held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm at Boxcar Raleigh! The format will be a 5-strike, fair-strike tournament. 1st place in each game receives 0 strikes, 2nd place gets 1 strike, 3rd place 1 strike, and last place 2 strikes (0/1/1/... 330 West Davie Street, Raleigh, NC,
  • Apr-15-2020 Boxcar Raleigh Monthly Knockout Tournament
    Join us for our for monthly group knockout tournament held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm at Boxcar Raleigh! The format will be a 5-strike, fair-strike tournament. 1st place in each game receives 0 strikes, 2nd place gets 1 strike, 3rd place 1 strike, and last place 2 strikes (0/1/1/... 330 West Davie Street, Raleigh, NC,
  • May-20-2020 Boxcar Raleigh Monthly Knockout Tournament
    Join us for our for monthly group knockout tournament held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm at Boxcar Raleigh! The format will be a 5-strike, fair-strike tournament. 1st place in each game receives 0 strikes, 2nd place gets 1 strike, 3rd place 1 strike, and last place 2 strikes (0/1/1/... 330 West Davie Street, Raleigh, NC,
  • Jun-17-2020 Boxcar Raleigh Monthly Knockout Tournament
    Join us for our for monthly group knockout tournament held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm at Boxcar Raleigh! The format will be a 5-strike, fair-strike tournament. 1st place in each game receives 0 strikes, 2nd place gets 1 strike, 3rd place 1 strike, and last place 2 strikes (0/1/1/... 330 West Davie Street, Raleigh, NC,
  • Nov-15-2109 Fellowship of the Silver Ball November Tournament
    group match play 4 rounds 2 games per round. top 8 move on to the finals. practice starts at 630 tournament at 730. all ages and skill levels welcome . Bring a snack to share. this is a non alcohol event. new players to the fellowship are free. Tournament fee $5 for adults, 18 and under $1 . 3923 West Georgia Road, Pelzer, SC,