Rochester Pinball Collective
Five pinball fanatics pooled their private collections to form the Rochester Pinball Collective and put East Rochester, NY on the pinball map. Located upstairs in Piano Works mall, the state’s 2nd largest collection of retro to modern games attract top-ranked pinball players for tournaments. Machines are set on unlimited free allowing players to pull the plunger for hours for a small entrance fee. Looking to buy, sell or repair pinball machines? Have an International Flipper Pinball Association’s top-ranked player help you with that in the back room.
Rock Fantasy in Middletown, NY is a landmark headshop for metalheads, pinheads, and… well… heads! This record store, smoke shop and pinball arcade is absolutely PACKED with heavy metal and classic rock records, posters, pipes, patchouli and pinball machines – mostly rock-themed. Home of the Orange County Pinball Club and hosts the occasional International Flipper Pinball Association tournament.
The Arcade (Brighton)
Do those arcades you see in 80’s movies still exist? In Brighton, MI they do! The Arcade is a throwback pinball and classic video games arcade open on weekends to play all day for a small entrance fee. Shooters, racing games, machines from Japan, Star Wars Battle Pod, lots of old Williams, Nintendo and Midway cabinets and every kind of Donkey Kong and Mortal Kombat cabinet ever created. Play The Big Lebowski pinball until you can go bowling with Donny in the bowling alley below the playfield or play your favorite themes from the 80's, 90's, and today's most popular machines plus a great collection of Jersey Jacks. The Arcade will also buy, sell, trade and repair machines for your personal collection.
Solid State Pinball Supply Arcade
If you're looking for a solid pinball experience near Kansas City, look no further than Solid State Pinball Supply Arcade! This unique destination offers both the opportunity to buy your next machine as well as to play one of the 41 games on location. Parts for machines can also be purchased there. Not only that, but this is the perfect spot for pinball nerds to join in on tournaments and participate in other area locations like Knub's Pub and Pizza West. You'll find a diverse selection of machines from all eras that are well maintained and ready to provide an old-school gaming experience.
Lynn's Arcade: A Pinball Parlor and Can Slangery
Lynn’s Arcade: A Pinball Parlor and Can Slangery. The name says it all. Lynn's is an all you can play pinball arcade that slangs cans of craft beer in Seaside, California. What more did you need? Guess you could buy one of the not-beer cans Lynn sells. Or you could buy, service or rent a pinball machine. You could even rent the venue like the Monterey Flipper Pinball league does. But why don’t you just get your can in here and play some pinball? That’s what you do at Lynn’s.
The Pinball Place (New Ulm)
The Pinball Place Sales Service & Events in New Ulm, MN, sells and services new and used pinball machines and opens for public pinball play most Saturdays and Sundays. This game room is for the pinball diehards, with 24 machines on board and another 75 for rotation. Pinball Place is available for private events, but be careful there, or you will end up going home with another pinball machine.
Free Play Pinball Arcade
Free Play Pinball Arcade in Fraser, MI is an excellent, medium-sized classic video and pinball arcade that is family-friendly and serves a little alcohol. Pay one price and play all of the arcade blockbusters from the late 70s and 80s, with the exception of Hercules – the largest pinball machine ever made and one of only about 10 machines still in circulation. That’ll cost you a dollar. Ready for a tournament? Choose from pinball, darts, bubble hockey and foosball.
Game Cycle in Springfield, OH is a buy-sell-trade game store dealing in console games, movies, and music, but the locals know it as a great little arcade where you can still play for a quarter. Play Popeye pinball, show off on Guitar Hero, or try your hand at Tempest. There’s even a working Milton Bradley Vectrex Video Game Console on display here!
ULEKstore's Pinball and Classic Arcade
There isn’t much left inside the Mall of Monroe, in Monroe, MI but ULEKstore’s Pinball and Classic Arcade is just about all you need. It’s a small arcade with a great mix of pinball machines like Bally's Black Jack, Spooky's America's Most Haunted, and Stern’s Godzilla Pro and another 16 classic arcade games. Flippers flock to ULEKstore’s arcade to climb the leaderboards and join frequent pinball tournaments.
The Pinball Dudes
South Florida’s only distributor of brand new Stern Pinball Machines, The Pinball Dudes in Jupiter, FL is a pinball store with 3 full time technicians who buy, sell and repair pinball machines. Their 5,000 square foot showroom is packed with over 100 pinball machines and there is never a charge to play pinball at The Dudes. Be sure to ask The Dudes for a list of tournaments.
RLM Amusements is an arcade and pinball repair and sales store. They also run weekly pinball tournaments. They are open on Thursdays and Saturdays and have unlimited play for $10. The pinball collection is about 20 machines and includes the latest games from Stern. They also have classic arcade games and air hockey. They do not serve drinks or food, but you can bring in your own.
BumperNet's is a retail store that was designed for customers to be able to come in and purchase ping pong tables, pinball machines, pool tables, pool cues, table tennis rackets, and many more game table accessories. You can play table sports, such as foosball and air hockey. At BumperNets you will find over 30 pinball games to play and over 60 available for purchase. Their collection ranges from the '60s to the latest releases.
Main Street Amusements
Indiana’s largest pinball arcade is Main Street Amusements in Lafayette, IN. These machines go through world-class maintenance by a true pinhead who knows the machines inside and out. He’ll repair your pinball machine, and he buys and sells pinball and arcade games and parts. The games accept tokens or app-pay via smartphone. Tournament and league play weekly, as well as special events. We’re not afraid to say it: Main Street Amusements has some of the best-conditioned pinball tables you’ll find available to the public.
AYCE Gogi Korean BBQ & Pinball (Van Nuys)
THE destination for pinball in Los Angeles, AYCE Gogi Korean BBQ and Pinball in Van Nuys, California serves up all-you-can-eat Korean BBQ and the hottest new pinball machines. It’s like a pinhead’s dream come true. Fill up on hot stone bibimbap, spicy bulgogi and even beef tongue and don’t miss the deep fried Nutella Oreo dessert. Bring friends and drink cocktails from a flaming punchbowl or choose a local craft beer. Featuring many newly released machines like Stranger Things and Rick and Morty, AYCE Gogi hosts frequent launch parties to celebrate new additions, as well as tournaments and occasionally the state championship players. Rumor has it Gary Stern stops by when he is in town!
Flippin' Great Pinball
Flippin' Great Pinball in Tallahassee, FL, is a retro arcade in an old industrial area turned into an incredible arts district. Flippin features over 40 pinball and video arcade games for play by the hour or all day. Brand new machines like Deadpool are in the front or head toward the back to find electro-mechanical machines and old arcade classics like Donkey Kong and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. There are snacks and drinks to tide you over while you have a Flippin’ Great time.
Ready for a nostalgia fix in Silicon Valley? LVL Up is a retro arcade and gastropub located inside the Gaslighter Theater in historic downtown Campbell, CA where you’ll find the classic arcade games you loved as a kid and a rotating collection of pinball games to fall in love with now. Prefer a board game? LVL Up has those, too. Wizardry is on the menu with innovative mac and cheese dishes and themed cocktails. LVL Up also buys, sells, trades and repairs arcade games and pinball machines and sells games and collectables. Family friendly up until 8pm. Ask about tournaments here!
Keg N Coin
Keg and Coin is a barcade in Jacksonville, FL serving only beer – a killer selection – and coin-operated arcade games. This retro 90’s dive is packed with cabinets like Pacman and The Simpsons, plus shooters like Big Buck HD and Area 51, Mortal Kombat II and III, skee ball, foosball, darts and a rotating lineup of the latest pro pinball tables. Keg and Coin is kid-friendly up until 9pm. Sign up for Deathball or Killer Queen tournaments.