Upcoming Events

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

  • Feb-25-2019 - Apr-27-2019: Bride of PPL
    This is a women's only league with the goal of fostering education and competition for new comers and pinball veterans alike. We meet Monday's at Kickback - 4326 Butler Street. Trans women welcome! We run an 8 week season, plus make-up week, and then finals. Everyone makes finals! Finals consis... 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Mar-05-2019 - Apr-16-2019: Retro Arcade Pinball League
    6 Week Matchplay league You will be placed in groups of 3 or 4 players with scoring being 7/5/3/1 for 4 player groups and 7/4/1 for 3 player group Each group will play 4 games with each player in the group being about to choose a game. Your top 4 weeks count towards finals, though you must play a... 138 West State Street, Sharon, PA,
  • Mar-06-2019 - Apr-30-2019: Retro Arcade Challenge Ladder League
    This is an 8 week Challenge ladder league. Head to Head pinball battles with the winner getting a chance to climb the ladder and win the championship The first season starts 03/06/2019 and runs through 4/30/2019. You will be able to challenge up or down the ladder (with limits, see official rule... 138 West State Street, Sharon, PA,
  • Apr-01-2019 - Apr-28-2019: Southland Lanes April 2019 Selfie League
    Play 4 different games each week. Take a picture of your score and text in pictures of your highest scores on each game by the end of the week. Pictures must included the "March Pinball League" flyer that is on the backglass. Weeks run Monday through Sunday and scores must be submitted by 11:59PM... 6800 West 130th Street, Middleburg Heights, OH,
  • Apr-01-2019 - May-22-2019: Cleveland Pinball League
    Season 13 of Cleveland Pinball League will kick off the week of April 1st CPL is a fun, casual pinball group open to players of all skill levels. League meets take place 3 nights a week and start promptly at 8pm. Choose one night a week to play. Monday - Happy Dog Tuesday - Superelectric Wedne... 5801 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland, OH,
  • Apr-07-2019 - Jun-08-2019: Kidforce Collectibles Spring Pinball League
    Start Date: April 7th, 2019 End Date: June 9th, 2019 Kidforce Collectibles Pinball Spring League starts up again Sunday April 7th, Monday the 8th, Tuesday the 9th, Wendsday the 10th Playtimes are: Sunday 1pm Monday 7pm Tuesday 7pm Wendsday 7pm ONE time 10$ entry fee that goes 100% back to the ... 103 Front Street, Berea, OH,
  • Apr-15-2019 - May-20-2019: Stonehedge Pinball League #2 2019
    *Free Entry ($1 Entry IFPA) Win Cash Stonehedge Pinball League back. IFPA Approved Start Date: April 15, 2019 End Date: May 20, 2019 . FREE ENTRY FEE TO ALL NEW PLAYERS! Herb Style Play 6 games a week Monday 7pm Scores will be tabulated in Match Play.Events Scoring (100,95,90,98 etc) Play ... 580 East Cuyahoga Falls Avenue, Akron, OH,
  • Apr-17-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournmanet
    3 Strike Group Knockout 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Apr-18-2019 Fallout Shelter Pinball Monthly
    3 or 4 strike tournament depending on participants. Players will be placed in 4 (sometimes 3 player groups) with bottom 2 receiving strikes. 160 Fayette Street, Morgantown, WV,
  • Apr-18-2019 Fight Club
    Strikes tournament - 4 player groups 100 Keystone Drive, Carnegie, PA,
  • Apr-18-2019 Melt Bar and Grilled Pinball Tournament
    - All players welcome, all ages, all skill levels. - All guests of players also welcome. - Thursday, April 18th, 2019. - 9 Strike Progressive Knockout Tournament. - Free Entry, IFPA Sanctioned. - All games on coin drop. - All players and their guests receive 20% off all bar and menu items! - To... 6700 Rockside Road, Independence, OH,
  • Apr-18-2019 - Jun-15-2019: Pittsburgh Pinball League
    8 weeks of matchplay followed by the top 32 in a PAPA style final 2 North Balph Avenue, Bellevue, PA,
  • Apr-19-2019 Kidforce Friday Night Knockout
    3 strike group knockout 4 player group bottom 2 receive strikes 3 player group 1 player receives a strike IFPA has a sanctioning fee of $1 per player per tournament 103 Front Street, Berea, OH,
  • Apr-20-2019 Pints & Pinball
    3 or 4 strike head-to-head tournament 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • Apr-24-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournmanet
    3 Strike Group Knockout 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Apr-25-2019 Fight Club
    Strikes tournament - 4 player groups 100 Keystone Drive, Carnegie, PA,
  • Apr-26-2019 Kidforce Friday Night Knockout
    3 strike group knockout 4 player group bottom 2 receive strikes 3 player group 1 player receives a strike IFPA has a sanctioning fee of $1 per player per tournament 103 Front Street, Berea, OH,
  • Apr-28-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-01-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournmanet
    3 Strike Group Knockout 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-02-2019 Fight Club
    Strikes tournament - 4 player groups 100 Keystone Drive, Carnegie, PA,
  • May-02-2019 Southland Lanes Knockout
    Southland Lanes Knockout Tournament Thursday, May 2nd @ 7PM sharp (Check-in opens at 6pm!) $6 entry ($1 IFPA Fee / $5 towards prize pool for top 3 players) Bottom two players receive a strike in 4 player games Only the bottom player receives a strike in 3 player games Play until you receive 3 s... 6800 West 130th Street, Middleburg Heights, OH,
  • May-03-2019 Kidforce Friday Night Knockout
    3 strike group knockout 4 player group bottom 2 receive strikes 3 player group 1 player receives a strike IFPA has a sanctioning fee of $1 per player per tournament 103 Front Street, Berea, OH,
  • May-04-2019 Stern Army Black Knight Launch Party - Oakdale
    4 hours of best game qualifying with some players advancing to finals bracket. Number of advancing players depends on participation. 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • May-05-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-06-2019 Pizza and Pinball !!
    - The first Monday of every month. Free pizza for all!!!!.... in attendance. - All players will play the same machine and the player with the lowest score is eliminated. - For the first two rounds, all players will play 1 randomly selected game (which will most likely be a classics gam... 2 North Balph Avenue, Bellevue, PA,
  • May-06-2019 Stonehedge Black Knight Sword of Rage Launch & Kno
    Sword of Rage 6pm til 10pm Top 4 Advance (Best Scores) IFPA Knockout will Start at 7:15 *$1 entry per player for IFPA Accordance. Free entry/ pay to play Official Stern Trophy and Prizes IFPA Approved Also League will resume on Mon. May 13 starting at 7:15pm 580 East Cuyahoga Falls Avenue, Akron, OH,
  • May-08-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournmanet
    3 Strike Group Knockout 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-09-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-09-2019 Melt Bar & Grilled Women's Only Tournament
    - Women only players, any skill level. - All guests of participants welcome. - Thursday, May 9th, 2019. - 9 Strike Progressive Strike Knockout Tournament. - Free Entry, IFPA Sanctioned. - All games on coin drop. - All players and their guests receive 20% off all bar and menu items! - Tournament... 6700 Rockside Road, Independence, OH,
  • May-10-2019 Kidforce Friday Night Knockout
    3 strike group knockout 4 player group bottom 2 receive strikes 3 player group 1 player receives a strike IFPA has a sanctioning fee of $1 per player per tournament 103 Front Street, Berea, OH,
  • May-11-2019 Stern Army Black Knight Launch Party - Pittsburgh
    Top 10 high scores make the finals. Survivor style finals! 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-12-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-15-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournmanet
    3 Strike Group Knockout 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-16-2019 Fallout Shelter Pinball Monthly
    3 or 4 strike tournament depending on participants. Players will be placed in 4 (sometimes 3 player groups) with bottom 2 receiving strikes. 160 Fayette Street, Morgantown, WV,
  • May-16-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-16-2019 Southland Lanes Knockout
    Southland Lanes Knockout Tournament Thursday, May 16th @ 7PM sharp (Check-in opens at 6pm!) $6 entry ($1 IFPA Fee / $5 towards prize pool for top 3 players) Bottom two players receive a strike in 4 player games Only the bottom player receives a strike in 3 player games Play until you receive 3 ... 6800 West 130th Street, Middleburg Heights, OH,
  • May-17-2019 Kidforce Friday Night Knockout
    3 strike group knockout 4 player group bottom 2 receive strikes 3 player group 1 player receives a strike IFPA has a sanctioning fee of $1 per player per tournament 103 Front Street, Berea, OH,
  • May-18-2019 Pints & Pinball
    3 or 4 strike head-to-head tournament 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • May-18-2019 Alice Cooper's Nightmare Castle Launch Party
    Unlimited qualifying 2:00pm-6:00pm. Finals bracket will start asap after 6:00pm. Number of players in finals bracket depends on participation. 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • May-18-2019 Kidforce PinBowling
    PinBowling is a format with a single entry qualifying round where players play 2 ball games, called a frame. Each game will have a target score. If the target score is reached on the 1st ball, that is a "strike" If the target score is not reached, pins are awarded proportional to the target score... 103 Front Street, Berea, OH,
  • May-18-2019 Oktoberfest Pinball on Tap Launch Party
    Unlimited qualifying 2:00pm-6:00pm. Finals bracket will start asap after 6:00pm. Number of players in finals bracket depends on participation. 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • May-19-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-22-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout. $5 entry fee. Starts at 7:00pm. Each round will consist of 3 or 4 player groups. Bottom 2 scores receive strikes in each group. If you show up late, you can still play in the tournament, but may start with 1-2 strikes based on how far along we are. All skill levels welcomed.... 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-23-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-23-2019 "Our love is B&C CLE. Let's go get a slushie."
    How very! Join Belles & Chimes CLE for a HEATHERS themed progressive strikes knockout. Open to any female/female-identifying/non binary players. Dress as your favorite Heather theme color (red, blue, green or yellow). Are we going to Superelectric or to hell? 6500 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland, OH,
  • May-24-2019 Kidforce Friday Night Knockout
    3 strike group knockout 4 player group bottom 2 receive strikes 3 player group 1 player receives a strike IFPA has a sanctioning fee of $1 per player per tournament 103 Front Street, Berea, OH,
  • May-26-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-29-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout. $5 entry fee. Starts at 7:00pm. Each round will consist of 3 or 4 player groups. Bottom 2 scores receive strikes in each group. If you show up late, you can still play in the tournament, but may start with 1-2 strikes based on how far along we are. All skill levels welcomed.... 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-30-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • May-31-2019 Kidforce Friday Night Knockout
    3 strike group knockout 4 player group bottom 2 receive strikes 3 player group 1 player receives a strike IFPA has a sanctioning fee of $1 per player per tournament 103 Front Street, Berea, OH,
  • Jun-01-2019 Match Play All Day! 2019
    Sock Hop Match Play #6 "Match Play All Day'" The Sock Hop proudly hosts premium pinball tournaments. Unlike many tournaments, this is also a summer cookout, breakfast and lunch will be provided, drink a few drinks, eat some snacks, hang out with you... 952 Shadycrest Road, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-02-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-03-2019 Pizza and Pinball !!
    - The first Monday of every month. Free pizza for all!!!!.... in attendance. - Optional $5 buy-in. Only players that buy in will have the opportunity to receive a payout. (similar to a side pot) Top 2 players that bought in will receive cash prize. - Survivor style pinball tournamet. ... 2 North Balph Avenue, Bellevue, PA,
  • Jun-05-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout. $5 entry fee. Starts at 7:00pm. Each round will consist of 3 or 4 player groups. Bottom 2 scores receive strikes in each group. If you show up late, you can still play in the tournament, but may start with 1-2 strikes based on how far along we are. All skill levels welcomed.... 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-06-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-07-2019 Kidforce Friday Night Knockout
    3 strike group knockout 4 player group bottom 2 receive strikes 3 player group 1 player receives a strike IFPA has a sanctioning fee of $1 per player per tournament 103 Front Street, Berea, OH,
  • Jun-09-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-12-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout. $5 entry fee. Starts at 7:00pm. Each round will consist of 3 or 4 player groups. Bottom 2 scores receive strikes in each group. If you show up late, you can still play in the tournament, but may start with 1-2 strikes based on how far along we are. All skill levels welcomed.... 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-13-2019 - Jul-20-2019: Pittsburgh Summer Pinball Championship
    The majority of the main tournament consists a month long (or so) qualifying round on (20) machines selected from around the Pittsburgh area. You only need to play (10) of the (20) machines to qualify for finals, although, you have a chance at a better score by playing all of the selected game... 2 North Balph Avenue, Bellevue, PA,
  • Jun-13-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-14-2019 Kidforce Friday Night Knockout
    3 strike group knockout 4 player group bottom 2 receive strikes 3 player group 1 player receives a strike IFPA has a sanctioning fee of $1 per player per tournament 103 Front Street, Berea, OH,
  • Jun-15-2019 Pints & Pinball
    3 or 4 strike head-to-head tournament 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • Jun-16-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-19-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout. $5 entry fee. Starts at 7:00pm. Each round will consist of 3 or 4 player groups. Bottom 2 scores receive strikes in each group. If you show up late, you can still play in the tournament, but may start with 1-2 strikes based on how far along we are. All skill levels welcomed.... 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-20-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-21-2019 Kidforce Friday Night Knockout
    3 strike group knockout 4 player group bottom 2 receive strikes 3 player group 1 player receives a strike IFPA has a sanctioning fee of $1 per player per tournament 103 Front Street, Berea, OH,
  • Jun-22-2019 Summer Solstice Women's Tournament
    Tournament play will be a "Knockout" format with random selection of FOUR PLAYER GROUPINGS and machines each Round. This will be a "Four Strikes Knockout" format. The group and machine choices will be randomly chosen by the software and the group will play in order in which they were initially ch... 2 North Balph Avenue, Bellevue, PA,
  • Jun-23-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-26-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout. $5 entry fee. Starts at 7:00pm. Each round will consist of 3 or 4 player groups. Bottom 2 scores receive strikes in each group. If you show up late, you can still play in the tournament, but may start with 1-2 strikes based on how far along we are. All skill levels welcomed.... 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-27-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jun-30-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jul-03-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout. $5 entry fee. Starts at 7:00pm. Each round will consist of 3 or 4 player groups. Bottom 2 scores receive strikes in each group. If you show up late, you can still play in the tournament, but may start with 1-2 strikes based on how far along we are. All skill levels welcomed.... 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jul-04-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jul-07-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jul-10-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout. $5 entry fee. Starts at 7:00pm. Each round will consist of 3 or 4 player groups. Bottom 2 scores receive strikes in each group. If you show up late, you can still play in the tournament, but may start with 1-2 strikes based on how far along we are. All skill levels welcomed.... 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jul-11-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jul-14-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jul-17-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout. $5 entry fee. Starts at 7:00pm. Each round will consist of 3 or 4 player groups. Bottom 2 scores receive strikes in each group. If you show up late, you can still play in the tournament, but may start with 1-2 strikes based on how far along we are. All skill levels welcomed.... 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jul-18-2019 Fight Club
    3 or 4 strike knockout. 1165 McKinney Lane, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jul-20-2019 Pints & Pinball
    3 or 4 strike head-to-head tournament 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • Jul-24-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournament
    3 Strike Knockout. $5 entry fee. Starts at 7:00pm. Each round will consist of 3 or 4 player groups. Bottom 2 scores receive strikes in each group. If you show up late, you can still play in the tournament, but may start with 1-2 strikes based on how far along we are. All skill levels welcomed.... 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jul-31-2019 Kickback Weekly Tournament
    Four player group knockout. Bottom 2 get strikes. 4326 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA,
  • Jul-31-2019 Pre Pinburgh Pin Masters
    OVERVIEW - The tournamnet will be at the Pittsburgh Pinball Dojo and will be an IFPA PIN-MASTERS SATELLITE EVENT. -The INITIAL cost for the event is $30. ($5 registration fee, 1 $15 Pin-Golf entry and $10 for 1 DOJO wristband.... 2 North Balph Avenue, Bellevue, PA,
  • Aug-17-2019 Pints & Pinball
    3 or 4 strike head-to-head tournament 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • Sep-21-2019 Pints & Pinball
    3 or 4 strike head-to-head tournament 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • Oct-19-2019 Pints & Pinball
    3 or 4 strike head-to-head tournament 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • Nov-13-2019 - Jan-08-2020: Retro Arcade Pinball League
    6 Week Matchplay league You will be placed in groups of 3 or 4 players with scoring being 7/5/3/1 for 4 player groups and 7/4/1 for 3 player group Each group will play 4 games with each player in the group being about to choose a game. Your top 4 weeks count towards finals, though you must play a... 138 West State Street, Sharon, PA,
  • Nov-16-2019 Pints & Pinball
    3 or 4 strike head-to-head tournament 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • Dec-21-2019 Pints & Pinball
    3 or 4 strike head-to-head tournament 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • Dec-27-2019 Helicon Open
    best game qualifying + finals 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • Dec-28-2019 Helicon Open
    best game qualifying + finals 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,
  • Dec-29-2019 Helicon Open
    best game qualifying + finals 102 Union Avenue, Oakdale, PA,