The Buffalo Pinball SilverBall Cycl-o-rama is a 10 mile bike tour and pinball tournament. The route stops at several local breweries/bars/restaurants with on location pinball machines.
While biking is not required, it is encouraged.
Qualifying begins at noon and runs until 5:30. Playoffs start at 6:30 at Community Beer Works (CBW). There will be two skill-level divisions–a competitive “A” division and a casual “B” division.
Top 5 finishers in each division will receive a growler fill on behalf of Buffalo Pinball and our partner CBW.
To register: Registration is limited to 30 people and is accomplished by sending $10 via PayPal to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please send as “friends and family.” If registering for more than one person, please send names of all registrants with payment.
Event score sheet: Download here
The 5th annual Buffalo Pinball Open will take place on Saturday, April 29. Doors at Noon and starts at 1 p.m. Four hours of match play. Limited to 26 people. Private residence in Tonawanda (address will be sent when you sign up). Top six make the playoffs.
To register, send $20 to: email@example.com SOLD OUT!
20% of registration goes to the house. No refunds will be given after April 15.
Important: When sending via PayPal, please state what this is for and send as FRIENDS AND FAMILY
A PAPA Circuit Major – Save the Date!
AUGUST 18-20, 2017
POCKETEER BILLIARDS AND BAR
2444 CLINTON ST, BUFFALO, NY
We’re bringing the PAPA Circuit to Buffalo! At the Buffalo Pinball Summer Open 2017, players will compete for cash prizes, trophies, points toward the annual PAPA Circuit standings and World Pinball Player Ranking points in this IFPA-endorsed event.
Event Information – COMING SOON!
About the PAPA Circuit
From PAPA, the Professional and Amateur Pinball Association: The purpose of the PAPA Circuit is to raise the awareness of competitive pinball by showcasing high-level tournaments and associated events. PAPA believes by supporting the highest caliber of events and helping share information between them, we will create a positive working environment wherein all events improve and newcomers will feel safe in spending the time and money necessary to attend. Where one succeeds, others can learn from those successes and improve.
Buffalo Pinball is thrilled to announce “The Turdament,” a match play pinball tournament featuring some of your favorite pinball machines, including:
- Big Buck Hunturd
- Fireball Classic
- Gilligans Island
- Independence Day
- Rollercoasturd Tycoon
- South Park
…and many more!
When: Saturday, March 4, 2017
Registration: 11 a.m. Tournament Start: Noon
Where: Pocketeer Billiards and Bar, 2444 Clinton Street, Buffalo, NY
Two Skill Divisions:
- A Division: Four hours of 4-player match play. Top 10 advance to playoffs, top 2 get a bye to finals. (40 players max.). Playoffs and finals are 3 games with 4, 2, 1, 0 scoring. Trophies for top three finishers, cash payouts to top three (minimum). Open to all players.
- B Division: Two hours of 4-player match play, no playoffs unless there’s a tie (20 players max.) Trophy for the top finisher, cash payout to top three (minimum). Players ranked 4,000 or better in the IFPA are not eligible for B division.
To Register: Send $15 for A division or $5 for B Division via PayPal to
firstname.lastname@example.org. No refunds on preregistrations after Feb. 15.
Update 2/9/17: Just Added!
We’re teaming up with Domino’s, Spooky Pinball and Pocketeer Billiards and Bar to bring the FIRST launch party for the new Domino’s Spectacular Pinball Adventure pinball machine to Buffalo, NY! Here’s the details:
When: Saturday, Oct. 29 from 5 p.m. to midnight
Where: Pocketeer Billiards and Bar, 2444 Clinton St., Buffalo, NY
Tournament details and format:
- High score tournament on the new Domino’s machine
- Qualifying is from 5-11 p.m. (No qualfying games will be started past 10:59 p.m.)
- Open qualifying, come and go as you please
- Top eight high scores will go to the playoffs
- Playoffs will be two rounds and begin at 11 p.m.
- Entries are just $1 per high score attempt (plus coin drop)
- Unused entries will not be refunded
- This is an IFPA-endorsed event and you’ll WPPR points
- It’s a fun, casual tournament – all skill levels are welcome!
Stop down, hang out and check out the latest release from Spooky Pinball. We’ll have giveaways from Domino’s and Spooky Pinball all night. As it’s Halloween weekend, costumes are encouraged. Watch out for the NOID!
The Buffalo Pinball Summer Open is on! For more information including schedule, Twitch stream information and more, visit: http://www.buffalopinball.com/papacircuit
Current tournament standings are at http://www.neverdrains.com/bpso2016
Registration is now open for the Buffalo Pinball Summer Open, our first PAPA Circuit Event.
Players will compete for cash prizes, trophies, points toward the annual PAPA Circuit standings and World Pinball Player Ranking points in this IFPA-endorsed event.
The event will consist of three tournaments: A single, main tournament (qualifying Friday and Saturday, finals Sunday) and two classics tournaments (one Friday, one Saturday)
For more information, including registration, schedule, hotel and travel information and more, visit the Buffalo Pinball Summer Open sub-site.