Upcoming Events

Here's a list of the upcoming pinball events in the Iowa 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-08-2020 Stern Army - Pooleys Monthly
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 2nd Wednesday of every month. 7:00pm start time. Prizes will be available. Qualify on 4 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifiers have a 2 game playoff for final ranking Come on out and have some fun with loc... 5441 High Crossing Blvd, Madison, WI,
  • Jul-09-2020 MNP Thursday Knockout
    Two-Stage Head-to-Head Strikeout $6 buy in, 100% payout after the IFPA gets their $1, players pay for their own games. 1631 Southwest Main Street, Ankeny, IA,
  • Jul-12-2020 Beercade July Pin-Golf Tournament @ Nebraska
    Tournament starts at 1pm, doors open at 12pm. $10 entry fee, varying cash payout depending on the number of competitors. This format has you play all 10 machines while trying to hit a preset score. If you hit said score on ball 1 you get a 1, ball 2 a 2, ball 3 a 3. Lowest score wins. 6104 Maple Street, Omaha, NE,
  • Jul-12-2020 Backpocket Beercade Monthly Tournament
    Head to head double elimination random seeding and random draws 333 E 10th St, Dubuque, IA,
  • Jul-13-2020 GeeksMania Presents: Monthly Pinball Tournament
    Best of 4 games with 4 tables for 2 rounds. Then the Top 4 play 4 games with a point system of 7/5/3/1. In the event of a tie. The highest score in the last game decides the winner. Sign in at 5:00 pm Tournament begins at 6:00 pm Free to enter with paid admission fee. Pre-registration required!... 6502 Odana Rd, Madison, WI,
  • Jul-16-2020 MNP Thursday Pinbowling Unlimited
    Pinbowling Unlimited tournament. All players will play each machine. All scores will be given points 1-10, there will be no spares or strikes. Players will play all 3 balls and can score more than 10 points per game. After each game has been played twice by each player 1/2 the field will be elim... 1631 Southwest Main Street, Ankeny, IA,
  • Jul-18-2020 Stern Army - Schwoegler's Monthly Tournament
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 3rd Saturday of every month (most months). 6:00pm start time. Please sign in by 5:55pm. Prizes for final position winners of each of the top 4 subgroups. Qualify across 8 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifie... 444 Grand Canyon Dr, Madison, WI,
  • Jul-18-2020 Stern Army - Schwoegler's Monthly Tournament
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 3rd Saturday of every month (most months). 6:00pm start time. Please sign in by 5:55pm. Prizes for final position winners of each of the top 4 subgroups. Qualify across 8 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifie... 444 Grand Canyon Dr, Madison, WI,
  • Jul-23-2020 MNP Thursday Double Elimination
    Qualifying rounds will take place on 10/3 & 10/10. Players do not need to participate in the qualifying rounds to enter this tournament. Players who did not participate in qualifying will be seeded by IFPA rank. Tournament will be a double elimation tournament, best of 5 in the 1st round, be... 1631 Southwest Main Street, Ankeny, IA,
  • Aug-02-2020 Outlaw Pinball Tournaments
    3 Strike Knockout bottom 2 in four groups and bottom 1 in 3 groups. 9819 M St, Omaha, NE,
  • Aug-06-2020 MNP Thursday Knockout
    Two-Stage Head-to-Head Strikeout $6 buy in, 100% payout after the IFPA gets their $1, players pay for their own games. 500 East Locust Street, Des Moines, IA,
  • Aug-09-2020 August Beercade Flipper Frenzy Tournament @ Nebraska
    Tournament starts at 1pm, doors open at 12pm. $10 entry fee with cash payouts depending on the number of competitors. In this format you play as many games possible in 3 hours, score a point for a win, lose a point for a loss. Loser goes to the back of the queue. 6104 Maple Street, Omaha, NE,
  • Aug-09-2020 Backpocket Beercade Monthly Tournament
    Head to head double elimination random seeding and random draws 333 E 10th St, Dubuque, IA,
  • Aug-10-2020 GeeksMania Presents: Monthly Pinball Tournament @ Wisconsin
    Best of 4 games with 4 tables for 2 rounds. Then the Top 4 play 4 games with a point system of 7/5/3/1. In the event of a tie. The highest score in the last game decides the winner. Sign in at 5:00 pm Tournament begins at 6:00 pm Free to enter with paid admission fee. Pre-registration required!... 6502 Odana Rd, Madison, WI,
  • Aug-12-2020 Stern Army - Pooleys Monthly
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 2nd Wednesday of every month. 7:00pm start time. Prizes will be available. Qualify on 4 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifiers have a 2 game playoff for final ranking Come on out and have some fun with loc... 5441 High Crossing Blvd, Madison, WI,
  • Aug-13-2020 MNP Thursday Pinbowling Unlimited
    Pinbowling Unlimited tournament. All players will play each machine. All scores will be given points 1-10, there will be no spares or strikes. Players will play all 3 balls and can score more than 10 points per game. After each game has been played twice by each player 1/2 the field will be elim... 500 East Locust Street, Des Moines, IA,
  • Aug-15-2020 Stern Army - Schwoegler's Monthly Tournament
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 3rd Saturday of every month (most months). 6:00pm start time. Please sign in by 5:55pm. Prizes for final position winners of each of the top 4 subgroups. Qualify across 8 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifie... 444 Grand Canyon Dr, Madison, WI,
  • Aug-15-2020 Stern Army - Schwoegler's Monthly Tournament
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 3rd Saturday of every month (most months). 6:00pm start time. Please sign in by 5:55pm. Prizes for final position winners of each of the top 4 subgroups. Qualify across 8 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifie... 444 Grand Canyon Dr, Madison, WI,
  • Aug-20-2020 MNP Thursday Double Elimination
    Qualifying rounds will take place on 10/3 & 10/10. Players do not need to participate in the qualifying rounds to enter this tournament. Players who did not participate in qualifying will be seeded by IFPA rank. Tournament will be a double elimation tournament, best of 5 in the 1st round, be... 500 East Locust Street, Des Moines, IA,
  • Sep-03-2020 MNP Thursday Knockout
    Two-Stage Head-to-Head Strikeout $6 buy in, 100% payout after the IFPA gets their $1, players pay for their own games. 5515 Mills Civic Parkway, West Des Moines, IA,
  • Sep-06-2020 Outlaw Pinball Tournaments
    3 Strike Knockout bottom 2 in four groups and bottom 1 in 3 groups. 9819 M St, Omaha, NE,
  • Sep-09-2020 Stern Army - Pooleys Monthly
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 2nd Wednesday of every month. 7:00pm start time. Prizes will be available. Qualify on 4 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifiers have a 2 game playoff for final ranking Come on out and have some fun with loc... 5441 High Crossing Blvd, Madison, WI,
  • Sep-10-2020 MNP Thursday Pinbowling Unlimited
    Pinbowling Unlimited tournament. All players will play each machine. All scores will be given points 1-10, there will be no spares or strikes. Players will play all 3 balls and can score more than 10 points per game. After each game has been played twice by each player 1/2 the field will be elim... 5515 Mills Civic Parkway, West Des Moines, IA,
  • Sep-13-2020 September Beercade Stikeout Tournament
    Tournament starts at 1pm, doors open at 12pm. $10 entry, varying cash payout depending on the number of competitors. This is a random draw head to head tournament. 3 strikes you're out till only one remains. 6104 Maple Street, Omaha, NE,
  • Sep-13-2020 Backpocket Beercade Monthly Tournament
    Head to head double elimination random seeding and random draws 333 E 10th St, Dubuque, IA,
  • Sep-14-2020 GeeksMania Presents: Monthly Pinball Tournament @ Wisconsin
    Best of 4 games with 4 tables for 2 rounds. Then the Top 4 play 4 games with a point system of 7/5/3/1. In the event of a tie. The highest score in the last game decides the winner. Sign in at 5:00 pm Tournament begins at 6:00 pm Free to enter with paid admission fee. Pre-registration required!... 6502 Odana Rd, Madison, WI,
  • Sep-17-2020 MNP Thursday Double Elimination
    Qualifying rounds will take place on 10/3 & 10/10. Players do not need to participate in the qualifying rounds to enter this tournament. Players who did not participate in qualifying will be seeded by IFPA rank. Tournament will be a double elimation tournament, best of 5 in the 1st round, be... 5515 Mills Civic Parkway, West Des Moines, IA,
  • Sep-19-2020 Stern Army - Schwoegler's Monthly Tournament
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 3rd Saturday of every month (most months). 6:00pm start time. Please sign in by 5:55pm. Prizes for final position winners of each of the top 4 subgroups. Qualify across 8 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifie... 444 Grand Canyon Dr, Madison, WI,
  • Sep-19-2020 Stern Army - Schwoegler's Monthly Tournament
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 3rd Saturday of every month (most months). 6:00pm start time. Please sign in by 5:55pm. Prizes for final position winners of each of the top 4 subgroups. Qualify across 8 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifie... 444 Grand Canyon Dr, Madison, WI,
  • Oct-01-2020 MNP Thursday Knockout
    Two-Stage Head-to-Head Strikeout $6 buy in, 100% payout after the IFPA gets their $1, players pay for their own games. 1631 Southwest Main Street, Ankeny, IA,
  • Oct-04-2020 Outlaw Pinball Tournaments
    3 Strike Knockout bottom 2 in four groups and bottom 1 in 3 groups. 9819 M St, Omaha, NE,
  • Oct-08-2020 MNP Thursday Pinbowling Unlimited
    Pinbowling Unlimited tournament. All players will play each machine. All scores will be given points 1-10, there will be no spares or strikes. Players will play all 3 balls and can score more than 10 points per game. After each game has been played twice by each player 1/2 the field will be elim... 1631 Southwest Main Street, Ankeny, IA,
  • Oct-11-2020 October Beercade Pin-Bowling Tournament
    Tournament starts at 1pm, doors open at 12pm. $10 entry, varying cash payout depending on the number of competitors. In this format you play all 10 machines in an attempt to get a "strike" based on your score on each. 6104 Maple Street, Omaha, NE,
  • Oct-11-2020 Backpocket Beercade Monthly Tournament
    Head to head double elimination random seeding and random draws 333 E 10th St, Dubuque, IA,
  • Oct-12-2020 GeeksMania Presents: Monthly Pinball Tournament
    Best of 4 games with 4 tables for 2 rounds. Then the Top 4 play 4 games with a point system of 7/5/3/1. In the event of a tie. The highest score in the last game decides the winner. Sign in at 5:00 pm Tournament begins at 6:00 pm Free to enter with paid admission fee. Pre-registration required!... 6502 Odana Rd, Madison, WI,
  • Oct-14-2020 Stern Army - Pooleys Monthly
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 2nd Wednesday of every month. 7:00pm start time. Prizes will be available. Qualify on 4 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifiers have a 2 game playoff for final ranking Come on out and have some fun with loc... 5441 High Crossing Blvd, Madison, WI,
  • Oct-15-2020 MNP Thursday Double Elimination
    Qualifying rounds will take place on 10/3 & 10/10. Players do not need to participate in the qualifying rounds to enter this tournament. Players who did not participate in qualifying will be seeded by IFPA rank. Tournament will be a double elimation tournament, best of 5 in the 1st round, be... 1631 Southwest Main Street, Ankeny, IA,
  • Oct-17-2020 Stern Army - Schwoegler's Monthly Tournament
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 3rd Saturday of every month (most months). 6:00pm start time. Please sign in by 5:55pm. Prizes for final position winners of each of the top 4 subgroups. Qualify across 8 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifie... 444 Grand Canyon Dr, Madison, WI,
  • Oct-17-2020 Stern Army - Schwoegler's Monthly Tournament
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 3rd Saturday of every month (most months). 6:00pm start time. Please sign in by 5:55pm. Prizes for final position winners of each of the top 4 subgroups. Qualify across 8 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifie... 444 Grand Canyon Dr, Madison, WI,
  • Nov-01-2020 Outlaw Pinball Tournaments
    3 Strike Knockout bottom 2 in four groups and bottom 1 in 3 groups. 9819 M St, Omaha, NE,
  • Nov-05-2020 MNP Thursday Knockout
    Two-Stage Head-to-Head Strikeout $6 buy in, 100% payout after the IFPA gets their $1, players pay for their own games. 500 East Locust Street, Des Moines, IA,
  • Nov-08-2020 Beercade November Pin-Golf Tournament @ Nebraska
    Tournament starts at 1pm, doors open at 12pm. $10 entry fee, varying cash payout depending on the number of competitors. This format has you play all 10 machines while trying to hit a preset score. If you hit said score on ball 1 you get a 1, ball 2 a 2, ball 3 a 3. Lowest score wins. 6104 Maple Street, Omaha, NE,
  • Nov-08-2020 Backpocket Beercade Monthly Tournament
    Head to head double elimination random seeding and random draws 333 E 10th St, Dubuque, IA,
  • Nov-09-2020 GeeksMania Presents: Monthly Pinball Tournament
    Best of 4 games with 4 tables for 2 rounds. Then the Top 4 play 4 games with a point system of 7/5/3/1. In the event of a tie. The highest score in the last game decides the winner. Sign in at 5:00 pm Tournament begins at 6:00 pm Free to enter with paid admission fee. Pre-registration required!... 6502 Odana Rd, Madison, WI,
  • Nov-11-2020 Stern Army - Pooleys Monthly
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 2nd Wednesday of every month. 7:00pm start time. Prizes will be available. Qualify on 4 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifiers have a 2 game playoff for final ranking Come on out and have some fun with loc... 5441 High Crossing Blvd, Madison, WI,
  • Nov-11-2020 Stern Army - Pooleys Monthly
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 2nd Wednesday of every month. 7:00pm start time. Prizes will be available. Qualify on 4 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifiers have a 2 game playoff for final ranking Come on out and have some fun with loc... 5441 High Crossing Blvd, Madison, WI,
  • Nov-12-2020 MNP Thursday Pinbowling Unlimited
    Pinbowling Unlimited tournament. All players will play each machine. All scores will be given points 1-10, there will be no spares or strikes. Players will play all 3 balls and can score more than 10 points per game. After each game has been played twice by each player 1/2 the field will be elim... 500 East Locust Street, Des Moines, IA,
  • Nov-19-2020 MNP Thursday Double Elimination
    Qualifying rounds will take place on 10/3 & 10/10. Players do not need to participate in the qualifying rounds to enter this tournament. Players who did not participate in qualifying will be seeded by IFPA rank. Tournament will be a double elimation tournament, best of 5 in the 1st round, be... 500 East Locust Street, Des Moines, IA,
  • Nov-21-2020 Stern Army - Schwoegler's Monthly Tournament
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 3rd Saturday of every month (most months). 6:00pm start time. Please sign in by 5:55pm. Prizes for final position winners of each of the top 4 subgroups. Qualify across 8 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifie... 444 Grand Canyon Dr, Madison, WI,
  • Nov-21-2020 Stern Army - Schwoegler's Monthly Tournament
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 3rd Saturday of every month (most months). 6:00pm start time. Please sign in by 5:55pm. Prizes for final position winners of each of the top 4 subgroups. Qualify across 8 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifie... 444 Grand Canyon Dr, Madison, WI,
  • Dec-03-2020 MNP Thursday Knockout
    Two-Stage Head-to-Head Strikeout $6 buy in, 100% payout after the IFPA gets their $1, players pay for their own games. 5515 Mills Civic Parkway, West Des Moines, IA,
  • Dec-06-2020 Outlaw Pinball Tournaments
    3 Strike Knockout bottom 2 in four groups and bottom 1 in 3 groups. 9819 M St, Omaha, NE,
  • Dec-10-2020 MNP Thursday Pinbowling Unlimited
    Pinbowling Unlimited tournament. All players will play each machine. All scores will be given points 1-10, there will be no spares or strikes. Players will play all 3 balls and can score more than 10 points per game. After each game has been played twice by each player 1/2 the field will be elim... 5515 Mills Civic Parkway, West Des Moines, IA,
  • Dec-13-2020 Beercade December Flipper Frenzy Tournament @ Nebraska
    Tournament starts at 1pm, doors open at 12pm. $10 entry fee with cash payouts depending on the number of competitors. In this format you play as many games possible in 3 hours, score a point for a win, lose a point for a loss. Loser goes to the back of the queue. 6104 Maple Street, Omaha, NE,
  • Dec-13-2020 Backpocket Beercade Monthly Tournament
    Head to head double elimination random seeding and random draws 333 E 10th St, Dubuque, IA,
  • Dec-14-2020 GeeksMania Presents: Monthly Pinball Tournament @ Wisconsin
    Best of 4 games with 4 tables for 2 Rounds. Then the Top 4 play 4 games with a point system of 7/5/3/1. In the event of a tie. The highest score in the last game decides the winner. Sign in at 5:00 pm Tournament begins at 6:00 pm Free to enter with paid admission fee. Pre-registration required!... 6502 Odana Rd, Madison, WI,
  • Dec-19-2020 Stern Army - Schwoegler's Monthly Tournament
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 3rd Saturday of every month (most months). 6:00pm start time. Please sign in by 5:55pm. Prizes for final position winners of each of the top 4 subgroups. Qualify across 8 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifie... 444 Grand Canyon Dr, Madison, WI,
  • Dec-19-2020 Stern Army - Schwoegler's Monthly Tournament
    Monthly competitions scheduled the 3rd Saturday of every month (most months). 6:00pm start time. Please sign in by 5:55pm. Prizes for final position winners of each of the top 4 subgroups. Qualify across 8 games each month. Top 4 pack makes playoff. 7 game PAPA style playoff. All other qualifie... 444 Grand Canyon Dr, Madison, WI,
  • Dec-28-2020 Outlaw Pinball Tournaments Last Minute Points
    3 strike knockout, 4player group bottom 2, 3player group bottom 1 9819 M St, Omaha, NE,
  • Jan-10-2021 Backpocket Beercade Monthly Tournament
    Head to head double elimination random seeding and random draws 333 E 10th St, Dubuque, IA,
  • Feb-14-2021 Backpocket Beercade Monthly Tournament
    Head to head double elimination random seeding and random draws 333 E 10th St, Dubuque, IA,