Upcoming Events

Here's a list of the upcoming pinball events in the Massachusetts 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.

  • Sep-09-2019 - Nov-23-2019: CRAP League Connecticut Rhode Island Area League
    The 6th season kicks off the week of September 9th. The Sanctum starts that Monday the 9th at 7:30 PM with doors opening at 6:30 and Flipside starts that Wednesday the 11th at 7:30 PM with doors opening at 6. Cost will be 20$ for the season plus the usual weekly entrance fee/coindrop for the loca... 290 Pratt Street, Meriden, CT,
  • Sep-22-2019 - Nov-17-2019: Excelsior Pub Sunday League
    We're at it again! Our pinball league will start on Sunday, September 22nd at 5pm. The fall league will be a total of 9 bouts with the last week being our double elimination tournament. Our current line up is Wizard of Oz, AC/DC Pro, Twilight Zone, and Dialed In. The rumor is (I said rumor!) ... 54 Philip Street, Albany, NY,
  • Oct-24-2019 - Jun-30-2020: OCPC Orange County NY Pinball Club / League
    OCPC League 2019-2020 season features approximately 12 dates at various PRIVATE host locations in the Orange County NY vicinity. Events are usually held on Thursday evenings, and requires an entry fee to participate. Please check our Facebook page for schedule, which should ALWAYS be considered s... , Middletown, NY,
  • Nov-05-2019 - Dec-17-2019: Flip Side KO series
    Weekly KO series. 3 strikes. 2 strikes given to groups of either 3 or 4 players. Weekly points awarded for main event at the end of 6 weeks. Main event will be a ladder match for the top 12 players. Every Tuesday at 7:30. 1 Railroad Avenue, Charlestown, RI,
  • Nov-11-2019 - Dec-09-2019: Creechfest 2019
    Group match play, 4 week monday tournament series, finals on week 5. Scoring is 10-6-4-2, top 16 qualify for finals. Start time 7:30pm 52 Church Street, Cambridge, MA,
  • Nov-14-2019 WMPC Weekly Knockout
    In the group knockout format players are grouped into 3 or 4 player groups. Each group plays a randomly assigned game. The top two players in each group remain safe. The bottom two players, or last place in 3-player groups, are given a strike. After each group has played a game, everyone is rando... 4 Springfield Street, Palmer, MA,
  • Nov-16-2019 Critical Hit on Ice
    Format: Match Play with Spell Cards Cost: $30, which includes $10 for coin drop (games on free play) Possibly FREE if you're EXTREMELY lucky with a D60 $1 will be used per player for supplies & IFPA Players: 36 max, pre-register to hold your spot Extra cards can be purchased in advance ONLY (... 68 Litchfield Road, Londonderry, NH,
  • Nov-16-2019 Stern Army - Rock Fantasy Fall Pinball Open
    7 rounds of 4 player Match Play cut to a top 8 for A Division. Larger finals cut possible based off turnout and venue host discretion. B division side event for all other players. Finals are PAPA style with modified game choice where the highest seed has choice of game or order but has to pick on... 75 West Main Street, Middletown, NY,
  • Nov-16-2019 Stern Army - Jurassic Park Launch Party
    Classic launch party style qualifying $5 earns you 2 entries. Each player has a maximum of 4 plays. The top 4 qualifiers will play a 1 game final to determine the winner. Qualifying is open throughout the day and will end 30 minutes after the end of the main Fall Open tournament. 75 West Main Street, Middletown, NY,
  • Nov-17-2019 Boston PinBrawl Tournament of Champions
    16 player double elimination tournament. Best of 3 matches in winner and loser bracket 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Nov-17-2019 Belles & Chimes Knockout Pinball Tournament
    Progressive Strikes Group Knockout 292 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA,
  • Nov-18-2019 Sanctum Weekly Knockout
    Group of 4 matchplay strike knockout format. If we are over 40 players for the week we will do 2 strikes for the night. If we are under 40 players we will do 3 strikes for the night. Doors at 6:30 and tournament starts at 7:30 290 Pratt Street, Meriden, CT,
  • Nov-19-2019 New Haven Monthly Knockout
    Monthly knockout pinball tournament at Barcade New Haven! All skill levels welcome. Check in at 7pm, tournament starts at 7:30 sharp! $5 tournament entry plus coin drop, includes $1 IFPA participation fee. No cover charge at Barcade. This will be a simple three strike knockout tournament. Each... 56 Orange Street, New Haven, CT,
  • Nov-19-2019 Flip Side KO Series
    6 week KO series. 3 strike KO each week. Top 12 players after 6 weeks enter ladder match. 1 Railroad Avenue, Westerly, RI,
  • Nov-21-2019 Stern Army at Rock Fantasy
    Stern Army at World Famous Rock Fantasy! 7PM START. GROUP MATCH PLAY FORMAT: 6 ROUNDS OF 4 PLAYER GROUP MATCH PLAY IN EACH SESSION, WITH MONTHLY STANDINGS AGGREGATED AND SUBMITTED TO IFPA. 5321 scoring or 531 in 3 player groups. Computer program determines game choice and player order choice (swi... 75 West Main Street, Middletown, NY,
  • Nov-21-2019 Stern Army Elvira Launch Party - BOSTON, MA
    Free to Enter high score contest on Elvira as well as a Group MatchPlay tournament from 7-10pm at Flat Top Johnny's 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Nov-21-2019 WMPC Weekly Knockout
    In the group knockout format players are grouped into 3 or 4 player groups. Each group plays a randomly assigned game. The top two players in each group remain safe. The bottom two players, or last place in 3-player groups, are given a strike. After each group has played a game, everyone is rando... 4 Springfield Street, Palmer, MA,
  • Nov-25-2019 Sanctum Weekly Knockout
    Group of 4 matchplay strike knockout format. If we are over 40 players for the week we will do 2 strikes for the night. If we are under 40 players we will do 3 strikes for the night. Doors at 6:30 and tournament starts at 7:30 290 Pratt Street, Meriden, CT,
  • Nov-26-2019 Flip Side KO series
    6 week KO series. 3 strike KO each week. Top 12 players after 6 weeks enter ladder match. 1 Railroad Avenue, Westerly, RI,
  • Nov-27-2019 Stern Elvira Launch Party - Portland, Maine
    Elvira Launch Party! $10 Tourney Fee Free Pinball All Night 24 Preble Street, Portland, ME,
  • Nov-27-2019 Flipsgiving
    2 hours of non-stop pinball. Players are paired into two player matches. As soon as your match is over you immediately queue up for your next game! 4 Springfield Street, Palmer, MA,
  • Nov-29-2019 Rock Fantasy Black Friday Black Metal Knockout
    It’s the 4th ANNUAL ROCK FANTASY BLACK FRIDAY / BLACK METAL / PINBALL KNOCKOUT \m/ \m/ WORK OFF THAT THANKSGIVING MEAL!!! BLOW OFF THAT TRIP TO THE MALL!!! BANG YOUR HEAD TO MIND BLOWING BLACK METAL!!! $ 10 ENTRY FEE PLUS COIN DROP - TOP 3 PAID 50% 25% 15% Plus B Division 10% (IFPA Rank 1000+) 3... 75 West Main Street, Middletown, NY,
  • Nov-30-2019 Knockout Knockout
    3 Strike, Head to Head Knockout tournament , Manchester, NH,
  • Dec-01-2019 Providence Pinball Monthly
    Aiming for 9 strikes, progressive strikes in four player groups where 1st gets 0, 2nd gets 1, 3rd gets 2 strikes etc. No cost to play! TD pays $1 IFPA endorsement. Player pays coin-drop. Pizza J is an all ages pizza joint with 10+ pinball machines Machine selection is assigned via Matchplay Trop... 967 Westminster Street, Providence, RI,
  • Dec-01-2019 The Leftover Classic
    It's time to compete for the greatest prize in all of pinball... A Giant Leftover Turkey Sandwich. This is a group match play event for IFPA Points. Players, in groups of 4, will play a randomly assigned game. They will play this game twice and receive 3-2-1-0 points based on finish in each ... 24 Preble Street, Portland, ME,
  • Dec-01-2019 Flip Off Hunger at Rock Fantasy
    Annual Flip Off Hunger Charity Tournament at Rock Fantasy!! Please bring non-perishable food items for donation to a local food bank. Tournament Format is Classic Style 7 game qualifying ticket then top 8 finals!! $5 Per Entry PLUS coin drop. Each entry = 7 game qualifying ticket. Unlimited Re-En... 75 West Main Street, Middletown, NY,
  • Dec-02-2019 Sanctum Weekly Knockout
    Group of 4 matchplay strike knockout format. If we are over 40 players for the week we will do 2 strikes for the night. If we are under 40 players we will do 3 strikes for the night. Doors at 6:30 and tournament starts at 7:30 290 Pratt Street, Meriden, CT,
  • Dec-03-2019 Flip Side KO Series
    6 week KO series. 3 strike KO each week. Top 12 players after 6 weeks enter ladder match. 1 Railroad Avenue, Westerly, RI,
  • Dec-04-2019 SNHPC - Wednesday Night Knockout
    This will be a 3-4 strike head to head knockout tournament. It will be 4 strikes if there are 15 or less players and 3 strikes if there are over 15 players. The club will open at 6:30 and the tournament will begin at 7:30. The tournament entry fee is $5 which is split 50% for winner, 30% for run... 134 Haines Street, Nashua, NH,
  • Dec-05-2019 Stern Army at Rock Fantasy
    Stern Army at World Famous Rock Fantasy! 7PM START. GROUP MATCH PLAY FORMAT: 6 ROUNDS OF 4 PLAYER GROUP MATCH PLAY IN EACH SESSION, WITH MONTHLY STANDINGS AGGREGATED AND SUBMITTED TO IFPA. 5321 scoring or 531 in 3 player groups. Computer program determines game choice and player order choice (swi... 75 West Main Street, Middletown, NY,
  • Dec-06-2019 Excelsior Pinball Wizard
    Excelsior Pinball Wizard is back! On the first Friday of every month we gather to find out who is the pub champion. The winner gets bragging rights, will be adored by men and women alike, and will receive all-day-every-day happy hour pricing for the month. There is no cost for this event, as we... 54 Philip Street, Albany, NY,
  • Dec-06-2019 WMPC Weekly Knockout
    In the group knockout format players are grouped into 3 or 4 player groups. Each group plays a randomly assigned game. The top two players in each group remain safe. The bottom two players, or last place in 3-player groups, are given a strike. After each group has played a game, everyone is rando... 4 Springfield Street, Palmer, MA,
  • Dec-06-2019 Payday at the Pit 3 - Mo' Money
    High stakes 3 Strike group knockout. Winner takes all. 9 Newell Road, Wakefield, MA,
  • Dec-07-2019 2019 Capital Region Area Pinball Championship
    This is an invitational tournament for the top 16 players from the Capital District of New York, as determined by IFPA ratings for events played within calendar year 2019. Qualification criteria: (1) Win a Pinball 518 Sanctioned Event during 2019 (2) The remainder of the field, if any, will be... , Castleton-on-Hudson, NY,
  • Dec-07-2019 SNHPC Pin-Football
    Tournament starts with a draft. Where players take turns picking available games as their home field. We draft in reverse ifpa ranking so the worst ranking player pick first. We randomize in the case of ties (unranked players). If enough players are in the tournament we break into two divisions... 134 Haines Street, Nashua, NH,
  • Dec-07-2019 Pin-Masters of New England
    Top 32 competitors from the 2019 series will be invited to compete in finals. There will be two divisions of 16 each, A and B. Current series standings: https://matchplay.events/live/series/906 Games list: https://westernmasspinball.com/games.html For more information see PinmastersofNE.com 4 Springfield Street, Palmer, MA,
  • Dec-09-2019 Sanctum Weekly Knockout
    Group of 4 matchplay strike knockout format. If we are over 40 players for the week we will do 2 strikes for the night. If we are under 40 players we will do 3 strikes for the night. Doors at 6:30 and tournament starts at 7:30 290 Pratt Street, Meriden, CT,
  • Dec-09-2019 PINdemonium Fall Tournament
    This is the final 16 player double elimination tournament of the Fall Season of the Troy Pinball League. We have been having weekly gatherings to determine seating. , Troy, NY,
  • Dec-09-2019 - Dec-31-2019: SNHPC Winter Freeze League
    This mini league will be held throughout the month of December, with finals on the last weekend. Weeknight format will be the same as NEPL (3,4 or 5 player groups) with machines being randomly selected. Every player will qualify for finals which will be held on the final week of the year. Finals ... 134 Haines Street, Nashua, NH,
  • Dec-10-2019 Flip Side KO Series
    6 week KO series. 3 strike KO each week. Top 12 players after 6 weeks enter ladder match. 1 Railroad Avenue, Westerly, RI,
  • Dec-11-2019 SNHPC - Wednesday Night Knockout
    This will be a 3-4 strike head to head knockout tournament. It will be 4 strikes if there are 15 or less players and 3 strikes if there are over 15 players. The club will open at 6:30 and the tournament will begin at 7:30. The tournament entry fee is $5 which is split 50% for winner, 30% for run... 134 Haines Street, Nashua, NH,
  • Dec-13-2019 Jingle Balls for All
    Free to enter 3 strike group knockout - 32 player limit 9 Newell Road, Wakefield, MA,
  • Dec-13-2019 WMPC Weekly Knockout
    In the group knockout format players are grouped into 3 or 4 player groups. Each group plays a randomly assigned game. The top two players in each group remain safe. The bottom two players, or last place in 3-player groups, are given a strike. After each group has played a game, everyone is rando... 4 Springfield Street, Palmer, MA,
  • Dec-14-2019 Holiday Ice Frenzy
    Tournament Format: Flipper Frenzy! Head-to-head play on a bank of machines. Approximately 1/4 of the players will be in the queue area. All available machines will be eligible, but preference will be given to those with the shortest estimated ball time. For example, with a field of 35 players, 7... 68 Litchfield Road, Londonderry, NH,
  • Dec-15-2019 Boston PinBrawl 41: What About Tilt Bob?
    $5 entry, Cash Prizes, IFPA points. Group Knockout using Fair Strike format, 6 strikes. 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Dec-16-2019 Sanctum Weekly Knockout
    Group of 4 matchplay strike knockout format. If we are over 40 players for the week we will do 2 strikes for the night. If we are under 40 players we will do 3 strikes for the night. Doors at 6:30 and tournament starts at 7:30 290 Pratt Street, Meriden, CT,
  • Dec-17-2019 Pinball Showdown Series @ FTJ's
    Group Knockout. 3 strikes. $5 entry, cash prizes 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Dec-17-2019 Jingle Belles Holiday Tournament
    Come celebrate the holidays with New Haven Belles and Chimes at Barcade New Haven! Women/trans/femme/non-binary inclusive. We’ll play 4-player games for as many rounds as we can fit in between 7-9pm, then the final four will face off in a single match. Sign up by 7pm to play! For more informat... 56 Orange Street, New Haven, CT,
  • Dec-18-2019 SNHPC - Wednesday Night Knockout
    This will be a 3-4 strike head to head knockout tournament. It will be 4 strikes if there are 15 or less players and 3 strikes if there are over 15 players. The club will open at 6:30 and the tournament will begin at 7:30. The tournament entry fee is $5 which is split 50% for winner, 30% for run... 134 Haines Street, Nashua, NH,
  • Dec-23-2019 A Flipsmas Miracle Pinball Tournament!
    Group Matchplay pinball tournament. 6-10pm. All pinball machines on Free Play! $15 entry or Free Entry with a toy donation ($15 value or higher) 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Dec-26-2019 Stern Army at Rock Fantasy
    Stern Army at World Famous Rock Fantasy! 7PM START. GROUP MATCH PLAY FORMAT: 6 ROUNDS OF 4 PLAYER GROUP MATCH PLAY IN EACH SESSION, WITH MONTHLY STANDINGS AGGREGATED AND SUBMITTED TO IFPA. 5321 scoring or 531 in 3 player groups. Computer program determines game choice and player order choice (swi... 75 West Main Street, Middletown, NY,
  • Jan-03-2020 Excelsior Pinball Wizard
    Excelsior Pinball Wizard is back! On the first Friday of every month we gather to find out who is the pub champion. The winner gets bragging rights, will be adored by men and women alike, and will receive all-day-every-day happy hour pricing for the month. There is no cost for this event, as we... 54 Philip Street, Albany, NY,
  • Jan-05-2020 The Arcadia 1k Sunday Winter '19
    The winner of this tournament will receive a guaranteed $1,000. 5 Round 3 Machine Matchplay. Entry = $50. Max Players = 40. Payouts = $1,000 - 200 - 100 - 50. Winners of each group in round 5 win $50. All players have a 1 in 4 shot to win their money back. Doors open - 10:30am Tournament Start - ... 24 Preble Street, Portland, ME,
  • Jan-06-2020 - Mar-15-2020: New England Pinball League #23
    8 weeks of 4 game/4 player group matchplay. at the end of the 8 weeks the league will be divided into A/B/C divisions and a 32 player final will be held for each division. 24 Preble Street, Portland, ME,
  • Jan-11-2020 Pinball 518 Winter Selfie League Finals
    Selfie League around Albany, Troy, and Schenectady New York. Qualifying continues from October 22 2019 to January 9, 2010. Finals on January 11th. Finals will be top 50% of players, up to 16. There will be a B event as interest warrants and space allows. Pot will be awarded to top 4 players i... 54 Philip Street, Albany, NY,
  • Jan-12-2020 Boston PinBrawl 2020 Tournament Series: Matchplay
    Open to All Skill Levels. All machines on FREE PLAY! Win Big Cash prizes! Group Matchplay qualifying from 1pm-7pm. Top Qualifiers play an intense Finals. $25 entry. Playing in any PinBrawl Series Tournament in 2020 gets you automatic entry in to the End of Year Final Battle! 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Jan-18-2020 IFPA Massachusetts State Pinball Championship
    Top 16 Massachusetts qualifiers face off in a head to head elimination bracket. Each round is Best of 7. Winner is invited to compete in the National Pinball Championship 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Jan-18-2020 IFPA Connecticut State Pinball Championship
    Top 16 qualified players in the state will compete for the title of Connecticut state champion. Doors will be at 11 with the tournament starting at noon. 290 Pratt Street, Meriden, CT,
  • Feb-07-2020 Excelsior Pinball Wizard
    Excelsior Pinball Wizard is back! On the first Friday of every month we gather to find out who is the pub champion. The winner gets bragging rights, will be adored by men and women alike, and will receive all-day-every-day happy hour pricing for the month. There is no cost for this event, as we... 54 Philip Street, Albany, NY,
  • Mar-06-2020 Excelsior Pinball Wizard
    Excelsior Pinball Wizard is back! On the first Friday of every month we gather to find out who is the pub champion. The winner gets bragging rights, will be adored by men and women alike, and will receive all-day-every-day happy hour pricing for the month. There is no cost for this event, as we... 54 Philip Street, Albany, NY,
  • Mar-08-2020 Boston PinBrawl 2020 Tournament Series: Knockout
    Open to All Skill Levels. ALL MACHINES ON FREE PLAY! Win Big Cash prizes! Improve your Massachusetts & World Pinball Ranking. Group Knockout format, registration 12-1pm. Tournamernt starts 1pm $25 entry. Playing in any PinBrawl Series Tournament in 2020 gets you automatic entry in to the End ... 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Apr-03-2020 Excelsior Pinball Wizard
    Excelsior Pinball Wizard is back! On the first Friday of every month we gather to find out who is the pub champion. The winner gets bragging rights, will be adored by men and women alike, and will receive all-day-every-day happy hour pricing for the month. There is no cost for this event, as we... 54 Philip Street, Albany, NY,
  • Apr-05-2020 Boston PinBrawl 2020 Tournament Series: Matchplay
    Open to All Skill Levels. All machines on FREE PLAY! Win Big Cash prizes! Group Matchplay qualifying from 1pm-7pm. Top Qualifiers play an intense Finals. $25 entry. Playing in any PinBrawl Series Tournament in 2020 gets you automatic entry in to the End of Year Final Battle! 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • May-01-2020 Excelsior Pinball Wizard
    Excelsior Pinball Wizard is back! On the first Friday of every month we gather to find out who is the pub champion. The winner gets bragging rights, will be adored by men and women alike, and will receive all-day-every-day happy hour pricing for the month. There is no cost for this event, as we... 54 Philip Street, Albany, NY,
  • May-03-2020 - Jul-12-2020: New England Pinball League #24
    8 weeks of 4 game/4 player group matchplay. at the end of the 8 weeks the league will be divided into A/B/C divisions and a 32 player final will be held for each division. 24 Preble Street, Portland, ME,
  • Jun-07-2020 Boston PinBrawl 2020 Tournament Series: Knockout
    Open to All Skill Levels. ALL MACHINES ON FREE PLAY! Win Big Cash prizes! Improve your Massachusetts & World Pinball Ranking. Group Knockout format, registration 12-1pm. Tournamernt starts 1pm $25 entry. Playing in any PinBrawl Series Tournament in 2020 gets you automatic entry in to the End ... 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Jul-19-2020 Boston PinBrawl 2020 Tournament Series: Matchplay
    Open to All Skill Levels. All machines on FREE PLAY! Win Big Cash prizes! Group Matchplay qualifying from 1pm-7pm. Top Qualifiers play an intense Finals. $25 entry. Playing in any PinBrawl Series Tournament in 2020 gets you automatic entry in to the End of Year Final Battle! 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Sep-13-2020 Boston PinBrawl 2020 Tournament Series: Knockout
    Open to All Skill Levels. ALL MACHINES ON FREE PLAY! Win Big Cash prizes! Improve your Massachusetts & World Pinball Ranking. Group Knockout format, registration 12-1pm. Tournamernt starts 1pm $25 entry. Playing in any PinBrawl Series Tournament in 2020 gets you automatic entry in to the End ... 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Oct-04-2020 Boston PinBrawl 2020 Tournament Series: Matchplay
    Open to All Skill Levels. All machines on FREE PLAY! Win Big Cash prizes! Group Matchplay qualifying from 1pm-7pm. Top Qualifiers play an intense Finals. $25 entry. Playing in any PinBrawl Series Tournament in 2020 gets you automatic entry in to the End of Year Final Battle! 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Dec-03-2020 Pinball Showdown Series @ FTJ's
    Group Knockout. 3 strikes. $5 entry, cash prizes 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Dec-06-2020 Boston PinBrawl 2020 Tournament Series: Knockout
    Open to All Skill Levels. ALL MACHINES ON FREE PLAY! Win Big Cash prizes! Improve your Massachusetts & World Pinball Ranking. Group Knockout format, registration 12-1pm. Tournamernt starts 1pm $25 entry. Playing in any PinBrawl Series Tournament in 2020 gets you automatic entry in to the End ... 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,
  • Dec-10-2020 Pinball Showdown Series @ FTJ's
    Group Knockout. 3 strikes. $5 entry, cash prizes 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA,