Upcoming Events

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

  • Jan-02-2019 - Feb-13-2019: Downtown Santa Ana Pinball League
    6 weeks, 6 games match play. Players drop their 2 worst meeting totals. Finals for top 8 on the 7th week, PAPA Style, 3 games per round. 515 North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA,
  • Jan-09-2019 - Feb-20-2019: Downtown Santa Ana Pinball League
    6 rounds group match play, worst 2 meeting scores are dropped. Top 8 Make A finals, next 8 make B finals. 515 North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA,
  • Feb-10-2019 Mission Control Sunday Strikeout
    Strikes knockout tournament (number of strikes depending on total number of players). 3 games finals for last 4 remaining players. 515 North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA,
  • Feb-10-2019 Stern Munsters Launch Party - San Diego
    We are celebrating the release of Stern's new pinball machine Monster Bash with a tournament. Come join us on Sunday February 10th! ALL players and skill levels welcome! ???? World Pinball Player Rankings Points awarded. Monster Bash will be on FREEPLAY up until tournament start time, so get th... 8670 Miramar Road, San Diego, CA,
  • Feb-12-2019 Harbor Town Pub Monthly
    ALL skill levels welcome! World Pinball Player Rankings Points awarded. • $1 entry fee* • $100 ($40/$30/$20/$10) in Waterfront Bar & Grill gift cards awarded for 1st-4th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes, or 4 strikes if we have 16, 20, 24, or 28 players - Perfect Storm numbers! • 7 pinba... 1125 Rosecrans Street, San Diego, CA,
  • Feb-16-2019 Munsters Launch Partry - Santa Ana
    Format tentative.. match play or flipper frenzy qualifying followed by a finals for top X players. 515 North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA,
  • Feb-19-2019 Waterfront Bar & Grill Monthly
    ALL skill levels welcome! ???? • $1 entry fee • $150 ($50/$40/$30/$20/$10) in HTP gift cards awarded for 1st-5th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes, or 4 strikes if we have 16, 20, 24, or 28 players - the Perfect Storm! • 5 pinball machines • Food special: Taco Tuesdays and Happy Hour from 3-6... 2044 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego, CA,
  • Feb-23-2019 The Biggest Flippin Loser 2019
    San Diego's premiere pinball tournament -- The Biggest Flippin Loser is back for its 3rd year! The tournament will again feature the fan favorite Critical Hit group knockout style. Players will battle in a RPG type adventure by casting spells to steer the tournament in surprising ways. ? As alw... 6425 Autumn Gold Way, San Diego, CA,
  • Feb-24-2019 Brewskis Monthly Tournament (IFPA)
    ALL players and skill levels welcome! ???? World Pinball Player Rankings Points awarded. • $1 entry fee* • $100 in bar gift cards awarded for 1st - 4th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes • 7 pinball machines • Food special: $3 off hot dog platters Tournament format explained: https://matchplay... 8670 Miramar Road, San Diego, CA,
  • Mar-05-2019 Home & Away Pinball Tourney
    ALL players and skill levels welcome! ???? World Pinball Player Rankings Points awarded. • $5 entry. • Full payout of cash prize pool (less the IFPA endorsement fee*) • 3 pinball machines. • Group Knockout tournament. Tournament format explained: https://matchplay.events/tournaments#group_knock... 2222 San Diego Avenue, San Diego, CA,
  • Mar-12-2019 Harbor Town Pub Monthly
    ALL skill levels welcome! World Pinball Player Rankings Points awarded. • $1 entry fee* • $100 ($40/$30/$20/$10) in Waterfront Bar & Grill gift cards awarded for 1st-4th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes, or 4 strikes if we have 16, 20, 24, or 28 players - Perfect Storm numbers! • 7 pinba... 1125 Rosecrans Street, San Diego, CA,
  • Mar-13-2019 - Apr-24-2019: Downtown Santa Ana Pinball League
    6 rounds group match play, worst 2 meeting scores are dropped. Top 8 Make A finals, consolation tournament for remaining players. 515 North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA,
  • Mar-16-2019 ArcadeExpo 5.0 Spring Classics
    Unlimited qualifying on “classics” games only from 10AM-5PM. Finals for top 20 but may change depending on turnout. Please see Facebook event page for more details. 700 South Hathaway Street, Banning, CA,
  • Mar-19-2019 Waterfront Bar & Grill Monthly
    ALL skill levels welcome! ???? • $1 entry fee • $150 ($50/$40/$30/$20/$10) in HTP gift cards awarded for 1st-5th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes, or 4 strikes if we have 16, 20, 24, or 28 players - the Perfect Storm! • 5 pinball machines • Food special: Taco Tuesdays and Happy Hour from 3-6... 2044 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego, CA,
  • Mar-24-2019 Brewskis Monthly Tournament (IFPA)
    ALL players and skill levels welcome! ???? World Pinball Player Rankings Points awarded. • $1 entry fee* • $100 in bar gift cards awarded for 1st - 4th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes • 7 pinball machines • Food special: $3 off hot dog platters Tournament format explained: https://matchplay... 8670 Miramar Road, San Diego, CA,
  • Apr-02-2019 High Dive Pinball Tournament
    ALL players and skill levels welcome! ???? World Pinball Player Rankings Points awarded. • Group Knockout tournament • Entry: $5 • Prizes: $60 in gift cards + cash for top 4 Tournament format explained: https://matchplay.events/tournaments#group_knockout Caveats • Tournament format may change ... 1801 Morena Boulevard, San Diego, CA,
  • Apr-09-2019 Harbor Town Pub Monthly
    ALL skill levels welcome! World Pinball Player Rankings Points awarded. • $1 entry fee* • $100 ($40/$30/$20/$10) in Waterfront Bar & Grill gift cards awarded for 1st-4th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes, or 4 strikes if we have 16, 20, 24, or 28 players - Perfect Storm numbers! • 7 pinba... 1125 Rosecrans Street, San Diego, CA,
  • Apr-16-2019 Waterfront Bar & Grill Monthly
    ALL skill levels welcome! ???? • $1 entry fee • $150 ($50/$40/$30/$20/$10) in HTP gift cards awarded for 1st-5th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes, or 4 strikes if we have 16, 20, 24, or 28 players - the Perfect Storm! • 5 pinball machines • Food special: Taco Tuesdays and Happy Hour from 3-6... 2044 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego, CA,
  • Apr-21-2019 Brewskis Monthly Tournament (IFPA)
    ALL players and skill levels welcome! ???? World Pinball Player Rankings Points awarded. • $1 entry fee* • $100 in bar gift cards awarded for 1st - 4th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes • 7 pinball machines • Food special: $3 off hot dog platters Tournament format explained: https://matchplay... 8670 Miramar Road, San Diego, CA,
  • May-14-2019 Harbor Town Pub Monthly
    ALL skill levels welcome! World Pinball Player Rankings Points awarded. • $1 entry fee* • $100 ($40/$30/$20/$10) in Waterfront Bar & Grill gift cards awarded for 1st-4th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes, or 4 strikes if we have 16, 20, 24, or 28 players - Perfect Storm numbers! • 7 pinba... 1125 Rosecrans Street, San Diego, CA,
  • May-21-2019 Waterfront Bar & Grill Monthly
    ALL skill levels welcome! ???? • $1 entry fee • $150 ($50/$40/$30/$20/$10) in HTP gift cards awarded for 1st-5th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes, or 4 strikes if we have 16, 20, 24, or 28 players - the Perfect Storm! • 5 pinball machines • Food special: Taco Tuesdays and Happy Hour from 3-6... 2044 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego, CA,
  • Jun-11-2019 Harbor Town Pub Monthly
    ALL skill levels welcome! World Pinball Player Rankings Points awarded. • $1 entry fee* • $100 ($40/$30/$20/$10) in Waterfront Bar & Grill gift cards awarded for 1st-4th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes, or 4 strikes if we have 16, 20, 24, or 28 players - Perfect Storm numbers! • 7 pinba... 1125 Rosecrans Street, San Diego, CA,
  • Jun-18-2019 Waterfront Bar & Grill Monthly
    ALL skill levels welcome! ???? • $1 entry fee • $150 ($50/$40/$30/$20/$10) in HTP gift cards awarded for 1st-5th place! • Group knockout - 3 strikes, or 4 strikes if we have 16, 20, 24, or 28 players - the Perfect Storm! • 5 pinball machines • Food special: Taco Tuesdays and Happy Hour from 3-6... 2044 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego, CA,