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

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  • Gameworks Monthly Tourney @ Gameworks
    The IFPA, Gameworks and the Chicago Pinball League are pleased to announce the start of a new monthly tournament at the Schaumburg Gameworks location. The tournament will take place on the first Tuesday of each month at 7pm, starting on December 6th. Entry fee is $5 plus the cost of games. Tournament format is a best of 3, single elimination head-to-head bracket. Games and seeding will be chosen at random. All cash from entry fees will be paid out to the top 4 finishers each month, with additional prizes like Gameworks game cards and Stern goodies available as well. World Pinball Player Rankings points will also be awarded for all participants. Pre-registration is encouraged so we can prepare for how many players to expect. Please contact the IFPA at 'ifpapinball at gmail dot com' for any questions, and to sign up for December’s tournament if you’re interest.
  • Thursday Night Pinball @ Bottom Lounge
    Free play Thursdays in the Volcano Room at Bottom Lounge!
  • TOPS Tournament on Dark Knight @ Maple Tree Inn
    TOPS Tournaments typically run here on The Dark Knight. Check location for start and end dates.
  • Mar-01-2017 - Apr-22-2017: Twisted Flippers
    First round of play for the night is drawn randomly. After the first round is completed, the next grouping will be matched by round results. (So if you finished 1st, you are matched against the other players that finished 1st in the previous round, 2nd matched with 2nd, and so on). Groups will al... , Milwaukee, WI,
  • Apr-01-2017 - May-03-2017: Lafayette Pinball Super-Selfie League
    Qualifying takes place from the 1st of the month (Starting January 1st) until the last day of the month during regular business hours at Main Street Amusements in Lafayette, IN and is done in best game format (100, 90, 85, 84...). Business hours are Sunday - Friday 7PM-11PM, Saturday 5PM - 11PM.... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Apr-18-2017 Main Street Amusements Monthly Tournament Series 2017
    On the Third Tuesday of each month, Main Street Amusements will host a 3-Strikes Knockout tournament. The Tournament starts at 8:00 PM sharp. These tournaments are separate from the league–players of all ages and skill levels are welcome to play. The tournament is run through an app called Brack... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Apr-18-2017 Brixies Monthly
    Each player, plays each machine once and their scores will be weighed against the other players. The top 4 players for each evenings qualifying, will play in a one game finals, with the top seed getting choice of game or order and continuing with the next highest qualifier, etc. $5 entry fee pl... 9526 Ogden Avenue, Brookfield, IL,
  • Apr-19-2017 Uptowner Monthly Tournament
    Typically run a 2-Strike, Group Knockout tournament. Games played in randomly assigned 4-player groups, with 3rd and 4th place receiving strikes. Tournaments run on matchplay.events. 1032 East Center Street, Milwaukee, WI,
  • Apr-24-2017 Monarch of the Machine
    King of the Hill qualifying from 7pm - 9pm: 4-player games. Players earn 1 point for each player they defeat per game (1st = 3, 2nd = 2, 3rd = 1, 4th = 0). Winner stays on the machine, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place go back in queue. After two hours of KotH, there will be a finals portion for the top 49... 2479 North Fratney Street, Milwaukee, WI,
  • May-01-2017 - Jun-07-2017: Lafayette Pinball Super-Selfie League
    Qualifying takes place from the 1st of the month (Starting January 1st) until the last day of the month during regular business hours at Main Street Amusements in Lafayette, IN and is done in best game format (100, 90, 85, 84...). Business hours are Sunday - Friday 7PM-11PM, Saturday 5PM - 11PM.... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • May-16-2017 Main Street Amusements Monthly Tournament Series 2017
    On the Third Tuesday of each month, Main Street Amusements will host a 3-Strikes Knockout tournament. The Tournament starts at 8:00 PM sharp. These tournaments are separate from the league–players of all ages and skill levels are welcome to play. The tournament is run through an app called Brack... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Jun-01-2017 - Jul-05-2017: Lafayette Pinball Super-Selfie League
    Qualifying takes place from the 1st of the month (Starting January 1st) until the last day of the month during regular business hours at Main Street Amusements in Lafayette, IN and is done in best game format (100, 90, 85, 84...). Business hours are Sunday - Friday 7PM-11PM, Saturday 5PM - 11PM.... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Jun-20-2017 Main Street Amusements Monthly Tournament Series 2017
    On the Third Tuesday of each month, Main Street Amusements will host a 3-Strikes Knockout tournament. The Tournament starts at 8:00 PM sharp. These tournaments are separate from the league–players of all ages and skill levels are welcome to play. The tournament is run through an app called Brack... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Jul-01-2017 - Aug-02-2017: Lafayette Pinball Super-Selfie League
    Qualifying takes place from the 1st of the month (Starting January 1st) until the last day of the month during regular business hours at Main Street Amusements in Lafayette, IN and is done in best game format (100, 90, 85, 84...). Business hours are Sunday - Friday 7PM-11PM, Saturday 5PM - 11PM.... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Jul-18-2017 Main Street Amusements Monthly Tournament Series 2017
    On the Third Tuesday of each month, Main Street Amusements will host a 3-Strikes Knockout tournament. The Tournament starts at 8:00 PM sharp. These tournaments are separate from the league–players of all ages and skill levels are welcome to play. The tournament is run through an app called Brack... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Aug-01-2017 - Sep-06-2017: Lafayette Pinball Super-Selfie League
    Qualifying takes place from the 1st of the month (Starting January 1st) until the last day of the month during regular business hours at Main Street Amusements in Lafayette, IN and is done in best game format (100, 90, 85, 84...). Business hours are Sunday - Friday 7PM-11PM, Saturday 5PM - 11PM.... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Aug-15-2017 Main Street Amusements Monthly Tournament Series 2017
    On the Third Tuesday of each month, Main Street Amusements will host a 3-Strikes Knockout tournament. The Tournament starts at 8:00 PM sharp. These tournaments are separate from the league–players of all ages and skill levels are welcome to play. The tournament is run through an app called Brack... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Sep-01-2017 - Oct-04-2017: Lafayette Pinball Super-Selfie League
    Qualifying takes place from the 1st of the month (Starting January 1st) until the last day of the month during regular business hours at Main Street Amusements in Lafayette, IN and is done in best game format (100, 90, 85, 84...). Business hours are Sunday - Friday 7PM-11PM, Saturday 5PM - 11PM.... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Sep-19-2017 Main Street Amusements Monthly Tournament Series 2017
    On the Third Tuesday of each month, Main Street Amusements will host a 3-Strikes Knockout tournament. The Tournament starts at 8:00 PM sharp. These tournaments are separate from the league–players of all ages and skill levels are welcome to play. The tournament is run through an app called Brack... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Oct-01-2017 - Nov-01-2017: Lafayette Pinball Super-Selfie League
    Qualifying takes place from the 1st of the month (Starting January 1st) until the last day of the month during regular business hours at Main Street Amusements in Lafayette, IN and is done in best game format (100, 90, 85, 84...). Business hours are Sunday - Friday 7PM-11PM, Saturday 5PM - 11PM.... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Oct-17-2017 Main Street Amusements Monthly Tournament Series 2017
    On the Third Tuesday of each month, Main Street Amusements will host a 3-Strikes Knockout tournament. The Tournament starts at 8:00 PM sharp. These tournaments are separate from the league–players of all ages and skill levels are welcome to play. The tournament is run through an app called Brack... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Nov-01-2017 - Dec-06-2017: Lafayette Pinball Super-Selfie League
    Qualifying takes place from the 1st of the month (Starting January 1st) until the last day of the month during regular business hours at Main Street Amusements in Lafayette, IN and is done in best game format (100, 90, 85, 84...). Business hours are Sunday - Friday 7PM-11PM, Saturday 5PM - 11PM.... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Nov-21-2017 Main Street Amusements Monthly Tournament Series 2017
    On the Third Tuesday of each month, Main Street Amusements will host a 3-Strikes Knockout tournament. The Tournament starts at 8:00 PM sharp. These tournaments are separate from the league–players of all ages and skill levels are welcome to play. The tournament is run through an app called Brack... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Dec-01-2017 - Jan-03-2018: Lafayette Pinball Super-Selfie League
    Qualifying takes place from the 1st of the month (Starting January 1st) until the last day of the month during regular business hours at Main Street Amusements in Lafayette, IN and is done in best game format (100, 90, 85, 84...). Business hours are Sunday - Friday 7PM-11PM, Saturday 5PM - 11PM.... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,
  • Dec-19-2017 Main Street Amusements Monthly Tournament Series 2017
    On the Third Tuesday of each month, Main Street Amusements will host a 3-Strikes Knockout tournament. The Tournament starts at 8:00 PM sharp. These tournaments are separate from the league–players of all ages and skill levels are welcome to play. The tournament is run through an app called Brack... 642 Main Street, Lafayette, IN,