Ultimate Colorado Pinball + Gamer Festival Experience
Play hundreds of pinball, retro and classic arcade video games June 8-10, 2018
Clear your calendar the weekend of June 8-10, 2018, for three amazing days in Denver, Colorado, with hundreds of pinball, retro console and classic arcade video games to play for free with admission. Play a huge game list and variety of themes in pinball machines and classic arcade video games -- No Quarters Needed. Play, buy, sell, mod, repair, tournament, meetup, and have fun. Game on!
Need a "Things to do" for the weekend of June 8-10, 2018? Grab the friends and escape, bring the family, make it a weekend away, an awesome date night, or dare we say play hooky from work?
Experience the sights, sounds, and excitement of hands-on games. Play hundreds of games for fun, or compete in pinball and arcade tournaments for all ages and skill levels with trophies, cash or prizes. Meetups with special pinball and arcade gamer celebrity guests from industry and across this amazing community.
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It is like the comicon for pinball, retro console, classic arcade video! Gameroom exhibitors of all types of games, parts, and collectibles are under one roof at this once-a-year festival for you to play, buy and sell. If they are a major name in pinball and arcade gaming, they are here.
Play all the games you want with admission. Interested in honing your pinball play and improving gaming skills? Want the industry low-down and to be an insider on innovations? We have that covered. Take a break from playing to join meetups and seminars hosted by industry insiders and celebrity guests -- designers, modders, programmers, artists, and entrepreneurs galore.
Join your friends and fellow pinheads and gamers in this amazing community of people at the Rocky Mtn. Pinball Showdown and Gameroom Expo June 8-10, 2018.
Fans have made the Rocky Mtn. Pinball Showdown and Gameroom Expo one of the oldest and best-loved player's shows with fantastic games. We work with your community input to make our festival an innovative experience every year. We are psyched to celebrate 15 years of pinball and gaming awesomeness at your Rocky Mtn. Pinball Showdown and Gameroom Expo.
Meet Roger Sharpe, founder of IFPA/PAPA, game designer, and an important figure in the saving of pinball -- proving it a game of skill, not chance. Did you know pinball was illegal in New York, Texas, Ohio, West Virginia, and other state until 1976? >>more
Iron Maiden pinball machine by Stern Pinball will be at the festival.
Meet Barry Oursler, pinball designer of much-loved games, including Jackbot, Pin-Bot, Doctor Who, Dirty Harry, Comet, Space Shuttle, Cyclone, and more.
Meet pinball designer Eric Meunier with Jersey Jack Pinball who did the engineering on The Hobbit and the design on the latest JJP release, Pirates of the Caribbean.
Hear Jersey Jack Pinball's latest and greatest stories and developments straight from founder Jack Guarnieri.
Trench stories with Jim Schelberg of PinGame Journal -- gain a wider perspective on the pinball industry and hear some great trench stories from shows, games, and the people who make pinball awesome.
Pinball playing tips and tricks -- come see one of the most popular seminars, a workshop on pinball playing tips and tricks with Ryan Wanger of Comet Pinball.
Pinball pontification Go live with the Pinball Podcast, an online program dedicated to hard-hitting, soul-shaking, pinball pontification.
Arcade tournaments Sponsored by Hyperspace Arcade, join in on classic arcade game tournaments. Anyone up for a knock-out style challenge on six of your favorite arcade games?
Bad Guys Doing Good We hear there will again be special visitors from a galaxy far, far away.
Get the full special-access experience with the gamer packages, featuring bonus hours, exclusive invitations, and special access.
2018 Play and stay
Make hotel reservations at the Denver Marriott South at Park Meadows from $109-139/night. Book the special rate before the room block fills up. Click or call now: 303-925-0004.
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