Where to Play Pinball & Arcade Games

Location play rules. Find the best bars, arcades, and more places to play pinball near you.

Use the search box below to find pinball and arcades near you, or check out one of our handy regional guides.

Places to Play Pinball

Neon Ranch

Neon Ranch

No items found.
British Colombia
52 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 17, 2024
Victoria, BC V8Y
Funspot

Funspot

Pinball arcade
Arcade restaurant
Arcade bar
Bowling arcade
80s arcade

Name your favorite game and you’ll find it at Funspot – one of the largest collections of late-1970s to mid-1980s arcade games in the world. For over 60 years, the village of Weirs Beach in Laconia, NH has been home to this entertainment mecca of three-stories and 75,000 square feet. Visit the American Classic Arcade Museum with over 250 pre-1987 video games and pinball machines. Funspot also offers bowling, bumper cars, kiddie rides, an 18 hole indoor mini-golf, a zipline adventure park, cash bingo, air hockey, skeeball, over 600 arcade games and pinball machines, a pizzeria, and a tavern with pool, darts and a full bar. 

New Hampshire
51 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 09, 2024
Laconia, NH 03246
Delaware Pinball Collective

Delaware Pinball Collective

Family arcade
Kid friendly arcade
Non-profit arcade
Pinball arcade
Tournament arcade

Delaware Pinball Collective in Wilmington is the perfect spot for pinball enthusiasts and families alike! With Delaware's largest selection of pinball, you'll have a blast playing all your favorites. 

Delaware Pinball Collective is a membership based pinball arcade with over 50 machines on location. They offer leagues, tournaments, and memberships with monthly and yearly options that give you access to their clubhouse as well as special events. 

Plus, as a non-profit organization, they are dedicated to bringing pinball to the masses, making it a fun and affordable option for everyone. Their collection includes a mixture of old and new games, with high-quality machines from Bally, Williams, Stern and others. Delaware Pinball Collective frequently rotates their selection of games, and there are volunteer opportunities to get involved. 

Delaware
51 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 03, 2024
Wilmington, DE 19804
What's Brewing? Coffee Roasters

What's Brewing? Coffee Roasters

Coffee shop arcade
Tournament arcade
Pinball arcade

Home of the Alamo Pinball Leagues, What's Brewing Coffee Roasters is the best pinball location in San Antonio, TX and the coffee isn’t bad either. This hidden treasure has an eclectic mix of machines like FunHouse, Whirlwind, and Atlantis that run on quarters, but you’ll keep running all day for $2 all you can drink coffee. You’ll java really great time!

Texas
50 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 20, 2024
San Antonio, TX 78216
The Sanctum

The Sanctum

Tournament arcade
Arcade for adults
Family arcade
Kid friendly arcade
Pinball arcade

The Sanctum in Meriden, Connecticut is a unique pinball club and arcade that provides a distinctive gaming experience with more than 40 pinball games on location. For fans of pinball, it's a hidden gem that offers a competitive and entertaining environment through regular leagues and tournaments. The Sanctum is perfect for those who want to get a crash course on the world of pinball, or for those who want to test their skills against other players in a competitive setting. At least among the competitive pinball players out there, The Sanctum is perhaps best known for the 24-hour Final Battle tournament, held annually. BYO everything.

Connecticut
50 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 04, 2024
Meriden, CT 06450
Bank Of Pinball

Bank Of Pinball

Mall arcade
Pinball arcade
Tournament arcade
Family arcade
Kid friendly arcade

Get ready to deposit some change at the Bank of Pinball in Terre Haute, IN where you’ll find Batman 66’, The Hobbit, Total Nuclear Annihilation, and some of Stern Pinball's best and most recent machines. Recently relocated into the Haute City Center mall, Bank of Pinball has integrated special technology to give everyone a way to compete from casual play. Snacks and drinks are also on hand so players can refuel after playing their favorite game. 

Indiana
50 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 06, 2024
Terre Haute, IN 47802
Appalachian Pinball Museum

Appalachian Pinball Museum

80s arcade
Arcade museum
Old school arcade
Pinball arcade
Retro arcade

Built in a former movie theater, the Appalachian Pinball Museum in Hendersonville, NC feels grand when you enter this retro arcade experience. Placards on each machine explain its history as you go from playing a shooting gallery game from the 60's to playing a newly released pinball machine. Grab a can of beer and try your hand at Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Tales from the Crypt or Twilight Zone. Folks under the age of thirteen must be accompanied by an adult, but it’s free to take a gander or $12 to buy a wrist band and play all day. Don’t miss their collection of 80’s push pins. 

North Carolina
49 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 04, 2024
Hendersonville, NC 28792
Main Street Pinball

Main Street Pinball

Pinball arcade
Video game arcade
Retro arcade
Family arcade
Kid friendly arcade

Main Street Pinball in Grain Valley, Missouri, is a notable destination for pinball enthusiasts in the Kansas City area. Located at 518 North Main Street, it was established by Matthew Heard, a lifelong pinball enthusiast. The venue features approximately 50 pinball machines, showcasing a diverse range from the year 1948 to 2023, along with several arcade games. This lineup makes it a unique spot for experiencing both classic and modern pinball games.

Missouri
49 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 16, 2024
Grain Valley, MO 64029
Bad Penny Pinball Arcade

Bad Penny Pinball Arcade

Pinball arcade
Minnesota
48 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 13, 2024
St. Paul, MN 55102
Scohy Bros. Flashback Arcade

Scohy Bros. Flashback Arcade

No items found.
West Virginia
48 pinball machines
Updated: May 13, 2024
Vienna, WV 26105
Seattle Pinball Museum

Seattle Pinball Museum

Arcade museum
Pinball arcade

Hardcore pinball wizards won’t want to miss the Seattle Pinball Museum located in the heart of Chinatown/International District of Seattle, WA. Think of it as an art exhibit with interactive, connective works of art and a docent who is a walking pinball encyclopedia. A brief synopsis is posted near every machine and players must be at least 7 years old to play – though younger family members may come observe. Local craft brews, ciders and vintage sodas are available here, but the main draw is pinball. 

Washington
47 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 22, 2024
Seattle, WA 98104
The Arcade (Brighton)

The Arcade (Brighton)

80s arcade
Family arcade
Japanese arcade
Kid friendly arcade
Old school arcade

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.

Michigan
47 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 13, 2024
Brighton, MI 48116
Blainbrook Bowl

Blainbrook Bowl

Arcade bar
Arcade restaurant
Bowling arcade
Music venue arcade
Pinball arcade

Blainbrook Bowl in Blaine, MN is a sprawling event center featuring a colorful bowling alley and everything from classic pinball machines to the latest in virtual reality games, pool tables, Texas Hold ‘em and even meat raffles. Enjoy live music and DJ’s or your favorite sports on the big screens. Choose from bowling, darts, cribbage and pinball leagues or join a tournament. Standard bar food and drinks are notoriously affordable even before specials offered during Vikes, Wild, Timberwolves and Nascar games.

Minnesota
47 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 27, 2024
Blaine, MN 55434
LITT Pinball Bar

LITT Pinball Bar

Pinball arcade
Barcade
Arcade bar
Arcade restaurant
Tournament arcade

LITT Pinball Bar (Formerly TILT / TLT) in Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a pinball paradise with the largest collection of pinball machines in the city. LITT Pinball Bar (Formerly TILT / TLT) offers classic pinball games like "Eight Ball Deluxe," "World Cup Soccer," and "Whitewater," as well as newer games like "Toy Story." 

The bar also has a selection of hot dogs, craft beer, and cocktails for visitors to enjoy while they play. LITT is 21+ after 9 pm, but children under 18 are welcome before 9 pm as long as they are accompanied by an adult. 

The bar also offers leagues and tournaments for competitive pinball players. LITT is locally owned and operated by some serious pinheads who take pride in maintaining the games in excellent condition. 

The friendly staff is always happy to help newbies get started. So whether you're a seasoned pro or a first-time player, LITT Pinball Bar is sure to provide a fun (and challenging) experience.

Minnesota
47 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 20, 2024
Minneapolis, MN 55405
The Lazarus Pinball Museum

The Lazarus Pinball Museum

No items found.
Missouri
47 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 17, 2024
Fenton, MO 63026
Flipperz Pinball

Flipperz Pinball

No items found.
Ohio
47 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 18, 2024
Cleves, OH 45002
Comics 2 Games

Comics 2 Games

Comic shop arcade
Pinball arcade

Comics 2 Games in Florence, KY is home to a stunning pinball collection with beautiful newer collector's editions with extra appointments and a handful of hard to find older machines, all meticulously maintained with invisiglass on everything and they shoot like butter. With most machines set to 50 cent play, Comics 2 Games is known as the area’s most affordable spot for pinball. Oh, and there are also a few comic books, Funko Pops, and Pokemon cards.

Kentucky
46 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 10, 2024
Florence, KY 41042
Jedi Alliance

Jedi Alliance

Pinball arcade
Video game arcade

Jedi Alliance is a standout arcade in Spokane, with over 100 pinball and arcade machines available Fridays and Sundays, 6-10 pm at 2024 E Boone Ave​. More than just an arcade, it houses a vast vintage toy collection and rare movie props, making it a paradise for pop culture and pinball enthusiasts alike​. Its unique offerings, including a Star Wars church and a record-holding Ramones collectible, ensure a visit to Jedi Alliance is an unforgettable experience​.

Washington
46 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 13, 2024
Spokane, WA 99202
Georgia Pinball Museum

Georgia Pinball Museum

Pinball arcade
Arcade museum
Georgia
46 pinball machines
Updated: Mar 28, 2024
Blue Ridge, GA 30513
Special When Lit

Special When Lit

No items found.
Oregon
46 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 17, 2024
King City, OR 97224
Jackpot Pinball Arcade

Jackpot Pinball Arcade

No items found.
Virginia
45 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 12, 2024
Purcellville, VA 20132
Southern Coin Op and Amusement

Southern Coin Op and Amusement

Air hockey arcade
Foosball arcade
Pinball arcade
Tournament arcade

Southern Coin Op and Amusement in Pelham, AL is an all you can play pinball and arcade hosting leagues and tournaments. With more than 40 pinball machines from modern, mid-era and classic pinball machines as well as air hockey, a couple pool tables and a foosball table. Hosts to Pinball in Pelham tournaments that always welcome new players!

Note - generally not open to the public! Check their Facebook page for info on tournaments and public play days.

Alabama
45 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 09, 2024
Pelham, AL 35124
Galloping Ghost Pinball

Galloping Ghost Pinball

Pinball arcade
Retro arcade
Old school arcade
Vintage arcade
Tournament arcade

If you’re looking for rare and interesting titles, this is your ultimate destination. Galloping Ghost Pinball in Brookfield, Illinois boasts the most pinball machines on location in the entire area! As a pinball focused outpost a few blocks from Galloping Ghost Arcade, they offer an incredible variety of over forty two games all available on free play with just a $20 admission fee. Moreover, various membership options provide even greater value to the eager gamer; whether it’s weekly, monthly, yearly or even lifetime passes, they have something to suit every budget and style. Plus their selection of rare and classic titles including Joust (Williams), The X-Files (Sega) and Spirit (Gottlieb) means you can discover something new and exciting. They have the only location Predator (SKIT-B) machine that has really cool skull spines hanging from the sides as part of the art package. But wait there's more as they have many of the pinball video game hybrids like Varkon (Williams), Granny and the Gators (Bally), and Caveman (Gottlieb) that you don't usually see on location. But be warned - there's no bar or food here! Instead, walk next door to Danny's Italian Pizza & Beef when you get hungry.

Illinois
44 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 22, 2024
Brookfield, IL 60513
Portal Pinball Arcade

Portal Pinball Arcade

Arcade bar
80s arcade
Cidercade
Family arcade
Kid friendly arcade

Enjoy classic pinball, 80's music and a family friendly atmosphere at Portal Pinball Arcade in Acworth, GA. With more than 60 pinball machines and over 40 classic arcade games in constant rotation, you can play all you want for an hourly rate or pay for an entire day. Newest pinball releases, weekly leagues, tournaments, and craft beer, wine, cider and mead on tap. The bar countertop is amazing!

Georgia
44 pinball machines
Updated: May 24, 2024
Acworth, GA 30101
Classic Arcade Pinball Museum

Classic Arcade Pinball Museum

Arcade museum
Vintage arcade
Tournament arcade
Pinball arcade
Family arcade

It is worth planning a trip to downtown Chattanooga, TN to experience the Classic Arcade Pinball Museum. This interactive museum is dedicated to the history, science, and fun behind the fascinating game of pinball! Placards explain the history of vintage machines so you’ll leave knowing that Hercules is the largest pinball machine ever, how Earthshaker shakes, and why Delta Queen is a local favorite. Play all day for the price of admission with your come-and-go wristband or grab something from the snackbar. Local? Join a tournament or league. 

Tennessee
43 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 18, 2024
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Maine Silverball Tavern

Maine Silverball Tavern

Arcade bar
Dive bar arcade
Old school arcade
Retro arcade
Vintage arcade

Pinball artwork from Brian Allen covers the walls of Maine Silverball Tavern in Saco, ME, where you’ll find a nice collection of craft beer and an even better collection of quarter-player pinball machines. Make your way down the row of Williams machines, including Grand Lizard, Fish Tales, and Taxi, then head to newer Stern machines, including The Mandalorian, complete with a Grogu doll on the playfield, and don’t miss the handful of old electro-mechanical pinball machines like pitch and bat baseball games. All ages are welcome, but a parent must accompany children. Silverball Tavern is also a host of The New England Pinball League and tournaments. 

Maine
43 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 12, 2024
Saco, ME 04072
Game Cycle

Game Cycle

Family arcade
Kid friendly arcade
Video game arcade
Pinball arcade
Pinball Store

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!

Ohio
43 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 29, 2024
Springfield, OH 45504
Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade

Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade

Pinball arcade
Tournament arcade
21+ arcade
Arcade for adults
Retro arcade

Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade Bar is a must-visit destination in Portland, Oregon. This barcade is home to the largest collection of pinball machines in Portland, with 41 games on location spanning all eras - from classics like the 90s great White Water to more modern machines like Stern's Keith Elwin designed Iron Maiden. Ground Kontrol is an all ages location until 5pm, after which it becomes 21+, so bring the kids early if you've got them. Otherwise, get your adults only gaming on after 5pm! In addition to a large collection of classic video games like Asteroids, Burgertime and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Ground Kontrol also has a full bar with cocktails, beer and wine. Plus, they've got a food menu focused on items like tacos, nachos and quesadilla sliders. So whether you're looking to relive your childhood or just want to sip on a craft beer while playing some old-school arcade games, Ground Kontrol is the place for you!

Oregon
42 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 15, 2024
Portland, OR 97209
Helicon Brewing

Helicon Brewing

Arcade bar
Arcade brewery
Brewcade
Pinball arcade
Tournament arcade

Helicon Brewing in Oakdale, PA is a unique destination for craft beer lovers and pinball enthusiasts alike. Their 15 barrel brewery boasts a 48 seat taproom, offering 8-12 delicious beers on tap, including seasonal and limited releases. Not only that, they also have over 40 pinball games including many of the highest rated games! Helicon Brewing hosts a wide variety of events such as live music and rotating food trucks as well as pinball tournaments. Follow them on social media so you can be updated when they offer free play pinball events! There is something for everyone at Helicon Brewing; enjoy their great beers, play pinball and hang out in their outdoor space with a warming bonfire or play a round of cornhole. 

Pennsylvania
42 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 13, 2024
Oakdale, PA 15071
Richmond Pinball Collective

Richmond Pinball Collective

Pinball arcade
Non-profit arcade
Arcade bar
Tournament arcade

What started as a few collectors playing tournaments in their homes has grown into the Richmond Pinball Collective, a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing the love of pinball to the community in Richmond, VA. This wide-ranging collection of new and old machines is the area’s largest and a must-stop for any serious pinhead. Check it out for a one-time fee or become a member for a very reasonable monthly cost. Monthly tournaments and a small selection of beer, soda, and snacks.

Virginia
42 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 16, 2024
Midlothian, VA 23235