Upcoming Events

Here's a list of the upcoming pinball events in the Minnesota 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-06-2022 - Oct-11-2022: The Pinball Room - League
    Weekly league at The Pinball Room in Sioux Falls, SD. League will run 6 weeks. The lowest scoring week for each player will be dropped from their total score for the league. Groupings will be of 3 or 4 depending on number of participants each week. Five games will be played by each group.... 2111 S Minnesota Ave, Sioux Falls, SD,
  • Sep-28-2022 Blainbrook Matchplay
    7-8 rounds of swiss matchplay Top 50% or less playoff Register in Arcade by 6:50 Play begins at 7:00 $7 entry - 100%+ payout Complementary beverage to all participants 12000 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Sep-29-2022 Midtown Weekly Matchplay
    4 player groups (3 if needed) with group matchplay. Typically 9 rounds but may be shortened as necessary due to time. Attempt to finish by approx 9:30pm. Scoring of 7/5/3/1 or 7/4/1. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Sep-29-2022 Arbeiter Brewing - Last Thursday Strikes
    Arbeiter Brewing - Last Thursday Strikes 3 strikes pinball tournament on the last Thursday of the month. All skill levels welcome! Starts at 6pm. $5 entry ($1 to IFPA, $4 to prize pool. 100% pool payout) Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grou... 3038 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Oct-01-2022 Park Grove Monthly
    3 strike tournament random game each round groups of 4 (3 where necessary) 3rd and 4th take a strike in 4 player groups, 3rd takes a strike in 3 player groups 1020 Hastings Ave, St Paul Park, MN,
  • Oct-01-2022 The Pinball Room - Monthly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout Tournament Groups of 4 will play on a randomly selected game each round and bottom 2 players scores on the game will receive a strike. In the case of an odd number of players, groups of 3 may be used and only the lowest score will receive a strike. Tournament to start at 2pm. 2111 S Minnesota Ave, Sioux Falls, SD,
  • Oct-01-2022 Park Grove Monthly
    3 strike tournament Swiss grouping Randomly chosen game each round Games will be played in groups of 4 (3 where necessary) 3rd and 4th take a strike in 4 player groups, 3rd takes a strike in 3 player groups Tournament starts at 1pm 1020 Hastings Ave, St Paul Park, MN,
  • Oct-01-2022 Nordic Brew Pub Bi-Monthly Strikes Tournament
    12:00 tournament registration opens. 12:30pm tournament start time. $5 entry fee ($1 to IFPA fee, $4 to prize pool. First drink FREE). at least 3 strikes tournament. Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grouping is random on the first round, in sub... 530 Cedar St, Monticello, MN,
  • Oct-06-2022 Stern Army Midtown Bar Monthly Matchplay
    Typically 9 rounds of Matchplay including finals. Last qualifying round by 8:30, then top 50% or less to Matchplay finals. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Oct-06-2022 Hop & Barrel Women's Tournament October 6th 2022
    12 rounds, womens tournament, 2 strike knock out, matchplay qualifying, ifpa scoring, 310 2nd St, Hudson, WI,
  • Oct-06-2022 Lakes & Legends Brewing - First Thursday Strikes
    First Thursday of the month at Lakes & Legends Brewing. 3 strikes pinball tournament. All skill levels welcome! Starts at 6 PM. $5 entry ($1 for IFPA, $4 to prize pool, 100% pool payout) Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grouping is rand... 1368 Lasalle Ave, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Oct-08-2022 Stern Army - Silverball Saturday
    Qualifying will be from 11:00am to 3:00pm and you can play the bank of 5 or 7 machines as many times as you like to try and increase your score. Extra Balls, when earned, can be played. Some months will be a straight 5 machines and other months (TBD) will be a bank of 7 where your best score on 5... 12000 Central Ave NE, Blaine, MN,
  • Oct-09-2022 Backpocket Monthly IFPA Tournament
    Double elimination bracket style tournament using Brackelope app 333 E 10th St, Dubuque, IA,
  • Oct-09-2022 Second Sunday Strikes
    Join us for Falling Knife's Second Sunday Strikes Tournament. 3 strike, group play format. 783 Harding St NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Oct-11-2022 - Nov-15-2022: Tilt Pinball Bar - Fall 2022 Competitive League
    Format: This is a 6 week league, meeting Tuesday nights, 7pm at Tilt Pinball Bar. Registration starts at 6:30 on 05/17, with first flip around 7:30pm. Group matching will start every subsequent week at 7pm sharp, please arrive early for check-in. We will play 5 games a week, with players in 3 or ... 113 E 26th St, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Oct-12-2022 Blainbrook Matchplay
    Register in Arcade by 6:50pm / Play begins at 7pm $7 entry 7-8 matchplay rounds Top 50% or less to ladder final 12000 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Oct-13-2022 Midtown Weekly Matchplay
    4 player groups (3 if needed) with group matchplay. Typically 9 rounds but may be shortened as necessary due to time. Attempt to finish by approx 9:30pm. Scoring of 7/5/3/1 or 7/4/1. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Oct-13-2022 Balls in the Basement
    $6 buy in, $1 goes to IFPA, $5 to the winners pot Everyone gets 3 games. Then the top 4 play a final game. Payout is for the top 3. 600 E Superior St, Duluth, MN,
  • Oct-15-2022 Pinneapolis Strikes Back
    $10 Entry fee. IFPA rated. Complementary beer with paid entry. Cash prizes and giveaways. All skill levels welcome. 712 Ontario Ave W, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Oct-15-2022 Nordic Brew Pub Bi-Monthly Strikes Tournament
    12:00 tournament registration opens. 12:30pm tournament start time. $5 entry fee ($1 to IFPA fee, $4 to prize pool. First drink FREE). at least 3 strikes tournament. Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grouping is random on the first round, in sub... 530 Cedar St, Monticello, MN,
  • Oct-16-2022 Burrow Monthly - Oakdale
    Our Lineup is as follows: Rush Godzilla Avengers Monster Bash Attack From Mars Guardian of the Galaxy Fish Tales Stranger Things Pirates of the Caribbean (Stern) Tournament is starting at 3PM going forward instead of 4PM due to a change in hour location's hours. Registration will therefore open ... 7053 10th St N, Oakdale, MN,
  • Oct-19-2022 Blainbrook Matchplay
    Register in Arcade by 6:50pm / Play begins at 7pm $7 entry 7-8 matchplay rounds Top 50% or less to ladder final 12000 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Oct-20-2022 Women’s Tournament October 2022
    Group Knockout 113 E 26th St, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Oct-20-2022 Midtown Bar Third Thursday Matchplay
    4 player groups (3 if needed) with group matchplay. Typically 9 rounds but may be shortened as necessary due to time. Attempt to finish by approx 9:30pm. Scoring of 7/5/3/1 or 7/4/1. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Oct-20-2022 TILT Women's Monthly Tournament - October 2022
    2 strike tournament 3 or 4 player groups Random draws for group seeding and games played, Swiss pairing In 4-player groups, 3rd & 4th place finishers get a strike. In 3-player groups, 3rd place finishers get a strike. 2 strikes eliminates you from the tournament. IFPA rules followed for gamep... 113 E 26th St, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Oct-20-2022 Hop & Barrel Tournament October 20, 2022
    12 round, 2 strike knockout, matchplay qualifying, ifpa scoring, tournament, main ranking system, 310 2nd St, Hudson, WI,
  • Oct-26-2022 Blainbrook Matchplay
    Register in Arcade by 6:50pm / Play begins at 7pm $7 entry 7-8 matchplay rounds Top 50% or less to ladder final 12000 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Oct-27-2022 Midtown Weekly Matchplay
    4 player groups (3 if needed) with group matchplay. Typically 9 rounds but may be shortened as necessary due to time. Attempt to finish by approx 9:30pm. Scoring of 7/5/3/1 or 7/4/1. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Oct-27-2022 Arbeiter Brewing - Last Thursday Strikes
    Arbeiter Brewing - Last Thursday Strikes 3 strikes pinball tournament on the last Thursday of the month. All skill levels welcome! Starts at 6pm. $5 entry ($1 to IFPA, $4 to prize pool. 100% pool payout) Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grou... 3038 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Oct-29-2022 Nordic Brew Pub Bi-Monthly Strikes Tournament
    12:00 tournament registration opens. 12:30pm tournament start time. $5 entry fee ($1 to IFPA fee, $4 to prize pool. First drink FREE). at least 3 strikes tournament. Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grouping is random on the first round, in sub... 530 Cedar St, Monticello, MN,
  • Oct-29-2022 October pinball tournaments
    Head to head double elimination bracket style tournament using Brackelope app. Best of 1 matches 10161 Blue Spruce Dr, Peosta, IA,
  • Oct-29-2022 October pinball tournaments
    3 strike knockout tournament with Swiss seeding using Brackelope 10161 Blue Spruce Dr, Peosta, IA,
  • Oct-30-2022 TILT Pinball Bar - Oct 2022 Monthly Tournament
    Last Sunday of each month, or an earlier Sunday to work around holidays. $5.00 buy in, 4 player random groups, single game matches, 2 strike tournament. Random draws for group seeding and games played. In each group the top 2 scores will advance and the bottom 2 get a strike. In this event, 2 str... 113 E 26th St, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Nov-02-2022 Blainbrook Matchplay
    Register in Arcade by 6:50pm / Play begins at 7pm $7 entry 7-8 matchplay rounds Top 50% or less to ladder final 12000 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Nov-03-2022 Stern Army Midtown Bar Monthly Matchplay
    Typically 9 rounds of Matchplay including finals. Last qualifying round by 8:30, then top 50% or less to Matchplay finals. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Nov-03-2022 Hop & Barrel Women's Tournament November 3, 2022
    Womens Tournament, 2 strike Knockout, Matchplay qualifying, 12 games played, IFPA scoring, 25 players. 310 2nd St, Hudson, WI,
  • Nov-03-2022 Lakes & Legends Brewing - First Thursday Strikes
    First Thursday of the month at Lakes & Legends Brewing. 3 strikes pinball tournament. All skill levels welcome! Starts at 6 PM. $5 entry ($1 for IFPA, $4 to prize pool, 100% pool payout) Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grouping is rand... 1368 Lasalle Ave, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Nov-05-2022 Park Grove Monthly
    3 strike tournament random game each round groups of 4 (3 where necessary) 3rd and 4th take a strike in 4 player groups, 3rd takes a strike in 3 player groups 1020 Hastings Ave, St Paul Park, MN,
  • Nov-05-2022 The Pinball Room - Monthly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout Tournament Groups of 4 will play on a randomly selected game each round and bottom 2 players scores on the game will receive a strike. In the case of an odd number of players, groups of 3 may be used and only the lowest score will receive a strike. Tournament to start at 2pm. 2111 S Minnesota Ave, Sioux Falls, SD,
  • Nov-05-2022 Park Grove Monthly
    3 strike tournament Swiss grouping Randomly chosen game each round Games will be played in groups of 4 (3 where necessary) 3rd and 4th take a strike in 4 player groups, 3rd takes a strike in 3 player groups Tournament starts at 1pm 1020 Hastings Ave, St Paul Park, MN,
  • Nov-05-2022 Nordic Brew Pub Bi-Monthly Strikes Tournament
    12:00 tournament registration opens. 12:30pm tournament start time. $5 entry fee ($1 to IFPA fee, $4 to prize pool. First drink FREE). at least 3 strikes tournament. Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grouping is random on the first round, in sub... 530 Cedar St, Monticello, MN,
  • Nov-10-2022 Midtown Weekly Matchplay
    4 player groups (3 if needed) with group matchplay. Typically 9 rounds but may be shortened as necessary due to time. Attempt to finish by approx 9:30pm. Scoring of 7/5/3/1 or 7/4/1. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Nov-12-2022 Stern Army - Silverball Saturday
    Qualifying will be from 11:00am to 3:00pm and you can play the bank of 5 or 7 machines as many times as you like to try and increase your score. Extra Balls, when earned, can be played. Some months will be a straight 5 machines and other months (TBD) will be a bank of 7 where your best score on 5... 12000 Central Ave NE, Blaine, MN,
  • Nov-13-2022 Second Sunday Strikes
    Join us for Falling Knife's Second Sunday Strikes Tournament. 3 strike, group play format. 783 Harding St NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Nov-17-2022 Women’s Tournament November 2022
    2 strike - Group Knockout 113 E 26th St, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Nov-17-2022 Midtown Bar Third Thursday Matchplay
    4 player groups (3 if needed) with group matchplay. Typically 9 rounds but may be shortened as necessary due to time. Attempt to finish by approx 9:30pm. Scoring of 7/5/3/1 or 7/4/1. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Nov-17-2022 TILT Women's Monthly Tournament - November 2022
    2 strike tournament 3 or 4 player groups Random draws for group seeding and games played, Swiss pairing In 4-player groups, 3rd & 4th place finishers get a strike. In 3-player groups, 3rd place finishers get a strike. 2 strikes eliminates you from the tournament. IFPA rules followed for gamep... 113 E 26th St, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Nov-17-2022 Hop & Barrel Tournament November 17, 2022
    Registration is approx 6-6:45, Start time at 7pm. We would like to introduce new and welcome seasoned players to pinball from the Wisconsin and Minnesota area. It is a fun atmosphere for all!! 4 player groups, 3 when needed. 12 rounds 2 strike knockout 25 players max 310 2nd St, Hudson, WI,
  • Nov-19-2022 Pinneapolis Strikes Back
    $10 Entry fee. IFPA rated. Complementary beer with paid entry. Cash prizes and giveaways. All skill levels welcome. 712 Ontario Ave W, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Nov-19-2022 Nordic Brew Pub Bi-Monthly Strikes Tournament
    12:00 tournament registration opens. 12:30pm tournament start time. $5 entry fee ($1 to IFPA fee, $4 to prize pool. First drink FREE). at least 3 strikes tournament. Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grouping is random on the first round, in sub... 530 Cedar St, Monticello, MN,
  • Nov-23-2022 Midtown Weekly Matchplay
    4 player groups (3 if needed) with group matchplay. Typically 9 rounds but may be shortened as necessary due to time. Attempt to finish by approx 9:30pm. Scoring of 7/5/3/1 or 7/4/1. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Dec-01-2022 Stern Army Midtown Bar Monthly Matchplay
    Typically 9 rounds of Matchplay including finals. Last qualifying round by 8:30, then top 50% or less to Matchplay finals. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Dec-01-2022 Lakes & Legends Brewing - First Thursday Strikes
    First Thursday of the month at Lakes & Legends Brewing. 3 strikes pinball tournament. All skill levels welcome! Starts at 6 PM. $5 entry ($1 for IFPA, $4 to prize pool, 100% pool payout) Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grouping is rand... 1368 Lasalle Ave, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Dec-03-2022 Park Grove Monthly
    3 strike tournament random game each round groups of 4 (3 where necessary) 3rd and 4th take a strike in 4 player groups, 3rd takes a strike in 3 player groups 1020 Hastings Ave, St Paul Park, MN,
  • Dec-03-2022 The Pinball Room - Monthly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout Tournament Groups of 4 will play on a randomly selected game each round and bottom 2 players scores on the game will receive a strike. In the case of an odd number of players, groups of 3 may be used and only the lowest score will receive a strike. Tournament to start at 2pm. 2111 S Minnesota Ave, Sioux Falls, SD,
  • Dec-03-2022 Park Grove Monthly
    3 strike tournament Swiss grouping Randomly chosen game each round Games will be played in groups of 4 (3 where necessary) 3rd and 4th take a strike in 4 player groups, 3rd takes a strike in 3 player groups Tournament starts at 1pm 1020 Hastings Ave, St Paul Park, MN,
  • Dec-03-2022 Nordic Brew Pub Bi-Monthly Strikes Tournament
    12:00 tournament registration opens. 12:30pm tournament start time. $5 entry fee ($1 to IFPA fee, $4 to prize pool. First drink FREE). at least 3 strikes tournament. Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grouping is random on the first round, in sub... 530 Cedar St, Monticello, MN,
  • Dec-08-2022 Midtown Weekly Matchplay
    4 player groups (3 if needed) with group matchplay. Typically 9 rounds but may be shortened as necessary due to time. Attempt to finish by approx 9:30pm. Scoring of 7/5/3/1 or 7/4/1. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Dec-10-2022 Stern Army - Silverball Saturday
    Qualifying will be from 11:00am to 3:00pm and you can play the bank of 5 or 7 machines as many times as you like to try and increase your score. Extra Balls, when earned, can be played. Some months will be a straight 5 machines and other months (TBD) will be a bank of 7 where your best score on 5... 12000 Central Ave NE, Blaine, MN,
  • Dec-11-2022 Second Sunday Strikes
    Join us for Falling Knife's Second Sunday Strikes Tournament. 3 strike, group play format. 783 Harding St NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Dec-15-2022 Women’s Tournament December 2022
    2 strike - Group Knockout 113 E 26th St, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Dec-15-2022 Midtown Bar Third Thursday Matchplay
    4 player groups (3 if needed) with group matchplay. Typically 9 rounds but may be shortened as necessary due to time. Attempt to finish by approx 9:30pm. Scoring of 7/5/3/1 or 7/4/1. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Dec-15-2022 TILT Women's Monthly Tournament - December 2022
    2 strike tournament 3 or 4 player groups Random draws for group seeding and games played, Swiss pairing In 4-player groups, 3rd & 4th place finishers get a strike. In 3-player groups, 3rd place finishers get a strike. 2 strikes eliminates you from the tournament. IFPA rules followed for gamep... 113 E 26th St, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Dec-17-2022 Nordic Brew Pub Bi-Monthly Strikes Tournament
    12:00 tournament registration opens. 12:30pm tournament start time. $5 entry fee ($1 to IFPA fee, $4 to prize pool. First drink FREE). at least 3 strikes tournament. Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grouping is random on the first round, in sub... 530 Cedar St, Monticello, MN,
  • Dec-22-2022 Midtown Weekly Matchplay
    4 player groups (3 if needed) with group matchplay. Typically 9 rounds but may be shortened as necessary due to time. Attempt to finish by approx 9:30pm. Scoring of 7/5/3/1 or 7/4/1. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Dec-28-2022 Blainbrook Tournament of Champions
    Invites awarded to all Wednesday night champions and runner-ups to previous champions $20 entry Confirm registration status by 12/21 9 rounds group matchplay qualifying - Top 8 playoff Players seeded by Wednesday night ranking (Average Finish - minimum 3 events for seed) 6:45pm start time M... 12000 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Dec-29-2022 Midtown Weekly Matchplay
    4 player groups (3 if needed) with group matchplay. Typically 9 rounds but may be shortened as necessary due to time. Attempt to finish by approx 9:30pm. Scoring of 7/5/3/1 or 7/4/1. 3333 W Division St, St Cloud, MN,
  • Dec-29-2022 Arbeiter Brewing - Last Thursday Strikes
    Arbeiter Brewing - Last Thursday Strikes 3 strikes pinball tournament on the last Thursday of the month. All skill levels welcome! Starts at 6pm. $5 entry ($1 to IFPA, $4 to prize pool. 100% pool payout) Players will compete in 3 and 4 player groups on one random machine per round. Player grou... 3038 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Jan-08-2023 Second Sunday Strikes
    Join us for Falling Knife's Second Sunday Strikes Tournament. 3 strike, group play format. 783 Harding St NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Jan-22-2023 IFPA Minnesota Women's Championship
    Qualifying runs from January 1, 2022 - December 31, 2022. There are 16 championship berths to qualify for: 8 based on performance in women's-only events and 8 based on performance in open events. All events that a player participates in will be counted toward the standings. The tournament format... , Blaine, MN,
  • Feb-12-2023 Second Sunday Strikes
    Join us for Falling Knife's Second Sunday Strikes Tournament. 3 strike, group play format. 783 Harding St NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Mar-12-2023 Second Sunday Strikes
    Join us for Falling Knife's Second Sunday Strikes Tournament. 3 strike, group play format. 783 Harding St NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Apr-09-2023 Second Sunday Strikes
    Join us for Falling Knife's Second Sunday Strikes Tournament. 3 strike, group play format. 783 Harding St NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • May-14-2023 Second Sunday Strikes
    Join us for Falling Knife's Second Sunday Strikes Tournament. 3 strike, group play format. 783 Harding St NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Jun-11-2023 Second Sunday Strikes
    Join us for Falling Knife's Second Sunday Strikes Tournament. 3 strike, group play format. 783 Harding St NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Jul-09-2023 Second Sunday Strikes
    Join us for Falling Knife's Second Sunday Strikes Tournament. 3 strike, group play format. 783 Harding St NE, Minneapolis, MN,
  • Aug-13-2023 Second Sunday Strikes
    Join us for Falling Knife's Second Sunday Strikes Tournament. 3 strike, group play format. 783 Harding St NE, Minneapolis, MN,