JUNE 27 - JUNE 30 2019

THURSDAY - SUNDAY

STURBRIDGE HOST HOTEL

366 Main St, Sturbridge, MA 01566

FLIPPIN' FUN FOR EVERYONE!

Are you looking for a little relief from the hot summer sun? Look no further than Pintastic New England, which is the first of its kind, centrally located in Sturbridge, Massachusetts. This expo is 30,000 square feet of fun for the whole family. The kids can have never-ending excitement with a caricature artist, face painting, friendly clowns & balloon animals. The adults can bring out their inner child with over 200 pinball machines set on free play, all while enjoying an ice-cold craft beer.

THE ULTIMATE EXPERIENCE PACKAGES

LE passes are sold out!

FREE PLAY

INCLUDED WITH ADMISSION

Well over 170 pinball machines set on FREE PLAY! The mix is different each year, thanks to the dedicated hobbyists, operators, and game vendors who bring games to show off. Expect pinball machines that span a wide time range, and some non-pinball arcade games as well!

TOURNAMENTS

Our headlining tournament, the Silverball Rumble, run by the SANCTUM takes place in the back of the vendor hall. It’s an IFPA-endorsed event with unlimited PAPA-style qualifying. Entries are $10 each and qualifying begins at Noon on Friday. The top 24 get into elimination rounds to qualify for cash prizes (top 8) and trophies (top 3).

(Located in the vendor hall)

The Boston Belles and Chimes Women’s Pinball group has partnered with the Southern New Hampshire Pinball Club to bring you the first ever SilverBelle Brawl at Pintastic New England! Players will have a chance to win cash prizes and custom trophies while playing pinball in a fun competition!

Saturday, June 29th, 9:30 AM
Registration begins at 9:00 AM

$5 Entry Fee, 100% goes to prizes (Pintastic attendee ticket required)

Boston Belles & Chimes hosts pinball tournaments to provide a space to play competitive pinball in a fun, supportive environment for all woman-identifying, trans and non-binary folks. Belles and Chimes Worldwide is an international network of women’s pinball leagues started in 2013.

Our PINGOLF tournament run by Southern N.H. Pinball will be a more casual event, where you will be able to come and go starting Thursday evening. This tournament will take place in the Executive Room (across from the Seminar Theater), starting at 8:00 PM Thursday and 6:00 PM Friday. Each night is a separate tournament. The room  will be open Thursday evening, Friday and Saturday, including late hours.  A small entry fee will be charged to build prize money. We encourage players of any skill level to try it out.

(located in the Southern N.H. Pinball Club Room outside of the freeplay Hall)

People aged 12-17 who play in the Silverball Rumble can sign up to compete in the Teen Tournament. Your regular entry will be ranked among the other teen entrants.

On Saturday afternoon, there will be a tournament for youth born after June 29, 2007 but before June 30, 2011 (in other words, ages 8-11 on that day). There is a limit of 3 free entries.

On Saturday afternoon, there will be a tournament for kids born after June 29, 2011. There is a limit of 3 free entries. (Located in the Vender Hall)

Think your pinball league is the best? Its time to put up or shut up! Join the Trash Talker League Challenge at Pintastic New England. Teams of 6 people from each of the area leagues will compete for pinball supremacy to determine who has the greatest league in the land. The contest will take place Saturday evening, immediately after the Silverball Rumble is over.

SPECIAL WHEN LIT PARTY

FRIDAY NIGHT

We will provide food and conviviality for all the (adult) people who helped us out in some way. Sponsors, Speakers, Vendors, and staff are all invited, as are the people who brought games for our free-play rooms. Attending the Special When Lit party is also one of the benefits of the adult Premium & LE Passes.

SEMINARS

INCLUDED WITH ADMISSION

Learn about new developments in pinball and enhance your enjoyment of the games you own by attending presentations, discussions, and workshops. Seminars will run Friday and Saturday.

BUY-SELL-TRADE

FROM PRIVATE COLLECTORS & RETAILERS
  • New & Used Pinball/Arcade Games for sale
  • Exclusive Show Deals & Discounts!
  • Vendors can finance your machine purchase – ask them how!
  • Flea Market

KIDS ZONE

INCLUDED WITH ADMISSION
  • Caricature artist
  • Face Painting
  • Balloon Animals
  • Kids Pinball Tournament: Saturday afternoon