Upcoming Events

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

  • Aug-01-2018 - May-25-2019: Cincy Pinball League
    We play 7 regular sessions consisting of 8 4 player groups (we drop 2 lowest scores). Each group plays 6 games per session. Finals are Head 2 Head double elimination. , Batavia, OH,
  • Nov-16-2018 - Feb-23-2019: Mid Ohio Flipper Organization
    Seven sessions - 11/16, 11/30, 12/14, 12/28, 1/11, 1/25, 2/8 Finals held the weekend of 2/22 - Likely Saturday 2/23 Groups of 3 or 4 people. Scoring will be 3, 2, 1, 0 Highest score on each game for each league night gets one bonus point. Lowest 2 sessions will be dropped. Results submitted ba... , New Albany, OH,
  • Jan-03-2019 - Feb-21-2019: League Super Awesome
    Join us in kicking off the 15th season of our pinball league, League Super Awesome! League Super Awesome is a fun, casual pinball group open to players of all skill and experience. The League meets at Melt Bar and Grilled every Thursday at 8PM during regular season. Season 15 will begin Thursd... 840 North High Street, Columbus, OH,
  • Jan-13-2019 - Feb-24-2019: Actual Pinball League
    The league season will be 6 weeks long. Dates are 1/13, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, and 2/17 League play starts at 5 PM. Each player will be able to drop their ONE lowest score. This means you could miss up to ONE session without penalty. A session consists of 5 games being played. Players will pl... 655 North James Road, Columbus, OH,
  • Jan-28-2019 - Mar-18-2019: Level One Silverball Winter/Spring League '18
    https://www.facebook.com/notes/level-one-silverball-super-league/full-silverball-league-rules/455863844856477/ Winter/Spring 2019 Season! Players will be placed into groups of 4, and groups of 3 when necessary. The season will run for 8 weeks with 4 games randomly assigned to each group every w... 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Feb-15-2019 Cartridge Gaming 4 Strikes Pinball 2019
    4 player groups (sometimes 3 if odd grouping) Bottom 2 players in group get a strike. 4 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Feb-17-2019 Canal Street Rumble
    This will be a 3 Strikes Group Knockout Tournament. $5 entry ($1 going to the IFPA, top 3 payout). Players will be placed in groups of 4 or 3, playing one game each round. The first round will be by IFPA seed. The following rounds players will be paired by like strikes. Registration and practice... 308 East 1st Street, Dayton, OH,
  • Feb-18-2019 Stern Munsters Launch Party - COLUMBUS
    $10 Entry Fee. This will be a THREE strike group knockout tournament. Bottom 2 in a group of 4 will receive a strike, bottom 1 in a group of 3 will receive a strike. Full rules on FB event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/359574201544963/ 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Feb-18-2019 Tri-State Pinball League Monthly Tournament
    Will either be a matchplay format or a strikes. $1 IFPA fee for entry. New players are welcome, please contact nw55555@gmail.com for more league information. , Hamilton, OH,
  • Feb-20-2019 Arcade Legacy Newport Semi Monthly Tournament
    Tournament typically have 15-25 players. Various formats used, but typically progressive strikes and matchplay events 1765 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY,
  • Feb-20-2019 Level One Ladies Night Pinball League
    Start Date: January 9th, 2019 End Date: March 20, 2019 League consisting of 6 nights of play that occur biweekly. League dates are: Jan. 9th and 23rd, Feb. 6th and 20th, and Mar. 6th and 20th. Each night consists of (4) four game sessions with 3-4 players. 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Feb-22-2019 Arcade Legacy Bar Semi-Monthly Tournament
    Strikes or Matchplay formats are typically used, but are subject to change. 3929 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH,
  • Feb-23-2019 League Super Awesome Monthly Tournament Series
    Continuing our monthly pinball tournament series. This month will again be a 3 strikes, group knockout format and will benefit Project Pinball. Players will be placed in groups of 3 or 4 players and play on a randomly selected machine. The bottom two scores receive strikes. After 3 strikes, playe... 2415 Scioto Harper Drive, Columbus, OH,
  • Feb-23-2019 Kentucky State Rep Traveling Tournament Series
    5 Dollar Pay In and Coin Drop per event Match Play Qualifying for 3 hours and then Finals. Finals cut will be Top 8 if less than 32. at 32 Players cut will be moved to 16. Finals will be 3 game Match Play with Top 2 moving on from each group. This is a tournament series , Newport, KY,
  • Feb-24-2019 Women's: Munsters Release Tournament
    This will be a match play tournament. There will be six qualifying rounds, groups of four or three will play one game rounds scoring 7/5/3/1 in a four player group and 7/4/1 in a three player group. The top half will qualify for the semi-finals. The finals will be played on the new Munsters Machi... 2415 Scioto Harper Drive, Columbus, OH,
  • Feb-27-2019 Actual Brewing Monthly Tournament - Best Game
    Details - - $1 entry fee to cover IFPA affiliation. - Format is best game. - Allowing a max of 10 entries with best 5 different games counting. - For any game played more than once only the best score on that game will count. - We are using the PAPA scoring system which is 100, 90, 85, 84, etc... 655 North James Road, Columbus, OH,
  • Feb-28-2019 Cartridge Gaming 4 Strikes Pinball 2019
    4 player groups (sometimes 3 if odd grouping) Bottom 2 players in group get a strike. 4 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Mar-03-2019 Cartridge Gaming Pinball Selfie Finals 2019
    Selfie finals. Top 16 scores qualify. Head to head 5 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Mar-06-2019 Arcade Legacy Newport Semi Monthly Tournament
    Tournament typically have 15-25 players. Various formats used, but typically progressive strikes and matchplay events 1765 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY,
  • Mar-06-2019 Level One Ladies Night Pinball League
    Start Date: January 9th, 2019 End Date: March 20, 2019 League consisting of 6 nights of play that occur biweekly. League dates are: Jan. 9th and 23rd, Feb. 6th and 20th, and Mar. 6th and 20th. Each night consists of (4) four game sessions with 3-4 players. 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Mar-08-2019 - May-18-2019: Mid Ohio Flipper Organization
    Six sessions - 3/8, 3/15, 3/29, 4/12, 4/26, 5/10 Finals held either Saturday 5/11 or Saturday 5/18 based on league vote and finals host availability. Groups of 3 or 4 people. Scoring will be 3, 2, 1, 0 Highest score on each game for each league night gets one bonus point. Lowest ONE session wil... , New Albany, OH,
  • Mar-09-2019 Arcade Legacy Bar Semi-Monthly Tournament
    Strikes or Matchplay formats are typically used, but are subject to change. 3929 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH,
  • Mar-10-2019 Bald and Pinball 4 Strikes Charity Tournament
    $10 Entry Fee ($1 goes towards IFPA fees the rest will be donated) Doors open at NOON Registration: 12PM - 12:45PM Final Call for Registrations: 12:45PM - 1PM Rules, Foundation Introduction and GROUP PHOTO: 1PM - 1:15PM Tournament Begins: Approx 1:15PM 4 Strike Group Knockout Tournament Bottom 2... 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Mar-12-2019 Tuesday Blues Knockout Series
    $1 Entry Fee (for IFPA costs) 7:30PM start time IFPA Recognized 3 Strike Knockout Bottom 2 in a group of 4 receive a strike Bottom 1 in a group of 3 receive a strike Facebook Event link with full rules: https://www.facebook.com/events/1218757758280755/ 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Mar-13-2019 Women's Monthly Tournament Series Dece
    New monthly women's division tournament. Format will be 4 rounds of group matchplay, followed by a playoff for the top 4 or 6 players based on turnout. Players will be placed in groups of 4 and play on a randomly selected machine. Matches will be best of one game, scored 5/3/2/1. Initial pairing ... 840 North High Street, Columbus, OH,
  • Mar-15-2019 Cartridge Gaming 4 Strikes Pinball 2019
    4 player groups (sometimes 3 if odd grouping) Bottom 2 players in group get a strike. 4 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Mar-16-2019 Pinball Wizard Championship
    Start time available on website. https://www.facebook.com/Pinball-Wizard-Championship-2019-1854809367920749/?modal=admin_todo_tour $12 Entry Fee for all players + coin drop or free play if at a free play venue. Entry fees will be used to purchase catered food (pizza, snacks, etc), prizes, trophie... 655 North James Road, Columbus, OH,
  • Mar-20-2019 Arcade Legacy Newport Semi Monthly Tournament
    Tournament typically have 15-25 players. Various formats used, but typically progressive strikes and matchplay events 1765 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY,
  • Mar-20-2019 Level One Ladies Night Pinball League
    Start Date: January 9th, 2019 End Date: March 20, 2019 League consisting of 6 nights of play that occur biweekly. League dates are: Jan. 9th and 23rd, Feb. 6th and 20th, and Mar. 6th and 20th. Each night consists of (4) four game sessions with 3-4 players. 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Mar-29-2019 Arcade Legacy Bar Semi-Monthly Tournament
    Strikes or Matchplay formats are typically used, but are subject to change. 3929 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH,
  • Mar-30-2019 League Super Awesome Monthly Tournament Series
    Continuing our monthly pinball tournament series. This month will again be a 3 strikes, group knockout format and will benefit Project Pinball. Players will be placed in groups of 3 or 4 players and play on a randomly selected machine. The bottom two scores receive strikes. After 3 strikes, playe... 2415 Scioto Harper Drive, Columbus, OH,
  • Mar-31-2019 Cartridge Gaming 4 Strikes Pinball 2019
    4 player groups (sometimes 3 if odd grouping) Bottom 2 players in group get a strike. 4 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Apr-01-2019 April Fools Seasonal Tournament
    $10 Entry Fee. All skill levels welcomed. Three Strike Group Knockout; Bottom 2 in a group of 4 receives a strike, bottom 1 in a group of 3 receives a strike. IFPA ranking for the first round, with adjacent pairing and swiss tiered after that. FB event page with full rules: https://www.facebook.... 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Apr-03-2019 Arcade Legacy Newport Semi Monthly Tournament
    Tournament typically have 15-25 players. Various formats used, but typically progressive strikes and matchplay events 1765 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY,
  • Apr-06-2019 Kentucky State Rep Traveling Tournament Series
    5 Dollar Pay In and Coin Drop per event Match Play Qualifying for 3 hours and then Finals. Finals cut will be Top 8 if less than 32. at 32 Players cut will be moved to 16. Finals will be 3 game Match Play with Top 2 moving on from each group. This is a tournament series , Newport, KY,
  • Apr-07-2019 Cartridge Gaming Pinball Selfie Finals 2019
    Selfie finals. Top 16 scores qualify. Head to head 5 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Apr-09-2019 Tuesday Blues Knockout Series
    $1 Entry Fee (for IFPA costs) 7:30PM start time IFPA Recognized 3 Strike Knockout Bottom 2 in a group of 4 receive a strike Bottom 1 in a group of 3 receive a strike Facebook Event link with full rules: https://www.facebook.com/events/1218757758280755/ 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Apr-13-2019 Arcade Legacy Bar Semi-Monthly Tournament
    Strikes or Matchplay formats are typically used, but are subject to change. 3929 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH,
  • Apr-13-2019 Pinball Wizard Championship
    Start time available on website. https://www.facebook.com/Pinball-Wizard-Championship-2019-1854809367920749/?modal=admin_todo_tour $12 Entry Fee for all players + coin drop or free play if at a free play venue. Entry fees will be used to purchase catered food (pizza, snacks, etc), prizes, trophie... 3929 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH,
  • Apr-14-2019 Cartridge Gaming 4 Strikes Pinball 2019
    4 player groups (sometimes 3 if odd grouping) Bottom 2 players in group get a strike. 4 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Apr-17-2019 Arcade Legacy Newport Semi Monthly Tournament
    Tournament typically have 15-25 players. Various formats used, but typically progressive strikes and matchplay events 1765 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY,
  • Apr-26-2019 Arcade Legacy Bar Semi-Monthly Tournament
    Strikes or Matchplay formats are typically used, but are subject to change. 3929 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH,
  • Apr-28-2019 Cartridge Gaming 4 Strikes Pinball 2019
    4 player groups (sometimes 3 if odd grouping) Bottom 2 players in group get a strike. 4 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • May-01-2019 Arcade Legacy Newport Semi Monthly Tournament
    Tournament typically have 15-25 players. Various formats used, but typically progressive strikes and matchplay events 1765 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY,
  • May-05-2019 Cartridge Gaming Pinball Selfie Finals 2019
    Selfie finals. Top 16 scores qualify. Head to head 5 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • May-11-2019 Arcade Legacy Bar Semi-Monthly Tournament
    Strikes or Matchplay formats are typically used, but are subject to change. 3929 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH,
  • May-11-2019 Kentucky State Rep Traveling Tournament Series
    5 Dollar Pay In and Coin Drop per event Match Play Qualifying for 3 hours and then Finals. Finals cut will be Top 8 if less than 32. at 32 Players cut will be moved to 16. Finals will be 3 game Match Play with Top 2 moving on from each group. This is a tournament series , Newport, KY,
  • May-14-2019 Tuesday Blues Knockout Series
    $1 Entry Fee (for IFPA costs) 7:30PM start time IFPA Recognized 3 Strike Knockout Bottom 2 in a group of 4 receive a strike Bottom 1 in a group of 3 receive a strike Facebook Event link with full rules: https://www.facebook.com/events/1218757758280755/ 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • May-15-2019 Arcade Legacy Newport Semi Monthly Tournament
    Tournament typically have 15-25 players. Various formats used, but typically progressive strikes and matchplay events 1765 Monmouth Street, Newport, KY,
  • May-15-2019 Cartridge Gaming 4 Strikes Pinball 2019
    4 player groups (sometimes 3 if odd grouping) Bottom 2 players in group get a strike. 4 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • May-18-2019 Pinball Wizard Championship 2019
    $10 Entry Fee for all players + coin drop or free play if at a free play venue. Entry fees will be used to purchase prizes, trophies, expenses, and as required for the IFPA or venue used. Trophies There will be a monthly trophy for first place and prizes awarded to the top 3 places. Prizes will ... 3048 Russell Road, Ostrander, OH,
  • May-31-2019 Arcade Legacy Bar Semi-Monthly Tournament
    Strikes or Matchplay formats are typically used, but are subject to change. 3929 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH,
  • May-31-2019 Cartridge Gaming 4 Strikes Pinball 2019
    4 player groups (sometimes 3 if odd grouping) Bottom 2 players in group get a strike. 4 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Jun-02-2019 Cartridge Gaming Pinball Selfie Finals 2019
    Selfie finals. Top 16 scores qualify. Head to head 5 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Jun-11-2019 Tuesday Blues Knockout Series
    $1 Entry Fee (for IFPA costs) 7:30PM start time IFPA Recognized 3 Strike Knockout Bottom 2 in a group of 4 receive a strike Bottom 1 in a group of 3 receive a strike Facebook Event link with full rules: https://www.facebook.com/events/1218757758280755/ 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Jun-15-2019 Cartridge Gaming 4 Strikes Pinball 2019
    4 player groups (sometimes 3 if odd grouping) Bottom 2 players in group get a strike. 4 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Jun-22-2019 Kentucky State Rep Traveling Tournament Series
    5 Dollar Pay In and Coin Drop per event Match Play Qualifying for 3 hours and then Finals. Finals cut will be Top 8 if less than 32. at 32 Players cut will be moved to 16. Finals will be 3 game Match Play with Top 2 moving on from each group. This is a tournament series , Newport, KY,
  • Jun-22-2019 Cincy Pinball Championship
    Format subject to change...Format from last years tourney...Best game format. Your top score on each game in the bank will be ranked against others for points. $10 to enter this goes towards trophies, prizes and IFPA fee. Each entrant will have 12 total attempts on all the games combined. For exa... , Batavia, OH,
  • Jun-28-2019 The Amazing Pinball Race
    Everyone plays the same game...lowest score on each game gets knocked out. 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Jun-29-2019 - Jun-30-2019: The Amazing Pinball Race
    Target matchplay is similar to regular matchplay except everyone is racing to a score. First 24 to hit that score qualify for finals. The finals format is the amazing race. Everyone plays the same game and the lowest score is knocked out. 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Jun-30-2019 Cartridge Gaming 4 Strikes Pinball 2019
    4 player groups (sometimes 3 if odd grouping) Bottom 2 players in group get a strike. 4 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Jul-07-2019 Cartridge Gaming Pinball Selfie Finals 2019
    Selfie finals. Top 16 scores qualify. Head to head 5 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Jul-09-2019 Tuesday Blues Knockout Series
    $1 Entry Fee (for IFPA costs) 7:30PM start time IFPA Recognized 3 Strike Knockout Bottom 2 in a group of 4 receive a strike Bottom 1 in a group of 3 receive a strike Facebook Event link with full rules: https://www.facebook.com/events/1218757758280755/ 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Aug-04-2019 Cartridge Gaming Pinball Selfie Finals 2019
    Selfie finals. Top 16 scores qualify. Head to head 5 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Aug-13-2019 Tuesday Blues Knockout Series
    $1 Entry Fee (for IFPA costs) 7:30PM start time IFPA Recognized 3 Strike Knockout Bottom 2 in a group of 4 receive a strike Bottom 1 in a group of 3 receive a strike Facebook Event link with full rules: https://www.facebook.com/events/1218757758280755/ 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Sep-01-2019 Cartridge Gaming Pinball Selfie Finals 2019
    Selfie finals. Top 16 scores qualify. Head to head 5 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Sep-10-2019 Tuesday Blues Knockout Series
    $1 Entry Fee (for IFPA costs) 7:30PM start time IFPA Recognized 3 Strike Knockout Bottom 2 in a group of 4 receive a strike Bottom 1 in a group of 3 receive a strike Facebook Event link with full rules: https://www.facebook.com/events/1218757758280755/ 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Sep-21-2019 Kentucky State Rep Traveling Tournament Series
    5 Dollar Pay In and Coin Drop per event Match Play Qualifying for 3 hours and then Finals. Finals cut will be Top 8 if less than 32. at 32 Players cut will be moved to 16. Finals will be 3 game Match Play with Top 2 moving on from each group. This is a tournament series , Newport, KY,
  • Oct-06-2019 Cartridge Gaming Pinball Selfie Finals 2019
    Selfie finals. Top 16 scores qualify. Head to head 5 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Oct-08-2019 Tuesday Blues Knockout Series
    $1 Entry Fee (for IFPA costs) 7:30PM start time IFPA Recognized 3 Strike Knockout Bottom 2 in a group of 4 receive a strike Bottom 1 in a group of 3 receive a strike Facebook Event link with full rules: https://www.facebook.com/events/1218757758280755/ 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Nov-03-2019 Cartridge Gaming Pinball Selfie Finals 2019
    Selfie finals. Top 16 scores qualify. Head to head 5 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Nov-12-2019 Tuesday Blues Knockout Series
    $1 Entry Fee (for IFPA costs) 7:30PM start time IFPA Recognized 3 Strike Knockout Bottom 2 in a group of 4 receive a strike Bottom 1 in a group of 3 receive a strike Facebook Event link with full rules: https://www.facebook.com/events/1218757758280755/ 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,
  • Nov-16-2019 Kentucky State Rep Traveling Tournament Series
    5 Dollar Pay In and Coin Drop per event Match Play Qualifying for 3 hours and then Finals. Finals cut will be Top 8 if less than 32. at 32 Players cut will be moved to 16. Finals will be 3 game Match Play with Top 2 moving on from each group. This is a tournament series , Newport, KY,
  • Dec-01-2019 Cartridge Gaming Pinball Selfie Finals 2019
    Selfie finals. Top 16 scores qualify. Head to head 5 Strikes 2815 Elida Road, Lima, OH,
  • Dec-10-2019 Tuesday Blues Knockout Series
    $1 Entry Fee (for IFPA costs) 7:30PM start time IFPA Recognized 3 Strike Knockout Bottom 2 in a group of 4 receive a strike Bottom 1 in a group of 3 receive a strike Facebook Event link with full rules: https://www.facebook.com/events/1218757758280755/ 130 Hutchinson Avenue, Columbus, OH,