Tournament Circuit: 2013 Schedule

Pinburgh 2013
The Pinburgh Match-Play Championship, operated by PAPA, is the largest match play tournament in the world, and is the keystone of the Tournament Circuit.
Lyons Spring Classic
Lyons is a family-owned business presenting Colorado's largest public collection of well-maintained pinball games.
Northwest Pinball Championships
The largest pinball tournament in the Pacific northwest features open and classic divisions of play.
California Extreme
The California Extreme pinball tournament is run in conjunction with a larger arcade show. This event is an annual celebration of coin operated pinball machines, video games and other novelties you once found in game arcades. A number of industry speakers and vendors attend the event. The pinball tournament features multiple divisions for varying skill levels and a "Classics" side tournament.
PAPA 16 World Pinball Championships
  • August 8-11, 2013
  • Scott Township, Pennsylvania (near Pittsburgh)
The PAPA 16 World Pinball Championships is the largest, most competitive pinball tournament in the world, featuring four solid days of brutal pinball battles and a prize package in excess of $40,000! Circuit points are awarded to top finishers in the A Division.
Cascadia Cup
The Cascadia Cup is a match-play format where all players are guaranteed a set number of rounds before an elimination final late in the day. C-Bar in Portland is a top-notch location with pins from the 1960s and 70s to today, and all ages are welcome. Portland's Rose City Pinball crew will be setting up single-day events on Friday and Sunday to complete the weekend.
Pinball Expo
The Chicago Pinball Expo is one of the longest running pinball shows in the world, having been held annually for nearly three decades. A wide variety of vendors exhibit at Expo, and the tournaments offer a variety of divisions for multiple skill levels.
Southern Pinball Festival
The Southern Pinball Festival coincides with the attractions industry's premier show, IAAPA. The show is open to everyone who wants to play some pinball, and features machines of all styles and eras, set on free play with ticket purchase.
Pinballz Arcade
Pinballz offers a massive 13,000 square feet of Classic Arcade experience! The family-friendly fun center offers over 200 games including Classic and New arcade entertainment, where adults and children can play together at an affordable price.
It Never Drains In Southern California
INDISC is a multi-division pinball tournament featuring some of the toughest competition in the country.
Fairfax Pinball Open
The Fairfax Pinball Open is a recently restructured event with a new location and renewed vigor for competitive pinball. The tournament will feature a Modern and classics tournament with divisions for multiple skill levels.
Louisville Arcade Expo
The Louisville Arcade Expo pinball tournament is run in conjunction with a larger retro arcade show. The show places a heavy emphasis on retro consoles, arcade machines, and the retro gaming industry. The Louisville Arcade Expo also features additional side tournaments held alongside the main event.
Circuit Final
The Circuit Final will be held the day before Pinburgh 2014, and will conclude the 2013 North American Circuit, crowning the PAPA Circuit Player of the Year!