Die Hard Pinball League presents the first annual 2016 Edmonton Pinball and Arcade Expo (YEGPIN) which will be held the weekend of May 6th-8th, 2016. The show is centrally located at the Yellowhead Inn in Edmonton on Yellowhead Trail and 149st. This is an ALL AGES event!
This will be the first ever pinball and arcade expo in the Edmonton area. Are you a pinball buff, a collector or just have fun playing some pinball? Want to relive your younger days with some of the classic arcade games from your childhood, or introduce your family to the world of pinball and classic arcade games? Are you interested in seeing some of the latest game technology and what the resurgence in pinball and arcade is all about? Or maybe you’re looking to buy a pin or arcade game for your home or office? If yes is the answer to any of these question then come join us at the 2016 YEGPIN!!!!!!
There will be two game rooms and we endeavor to fill this space with more than 100 pinball machines, classic video games and other game room goodies set up on free play for everyone to enjoy the entire weekend. YEGPIN will strive to showcase the best pinball and arcade collections in the city and be able to provide you with three fun-filled days of playing pinball machines and arcade games.
The event will also be hosting two IFPA (International Flipper Pinball Association) backed pinball tournaments which you will receive WPPR (World Pinball Player Rankings). This will be a great, friendly competition that is open to novice and advanced players alike and offer trophies and prize monies to the winners and to the grand prize winner his or her own pinball machine!!!
As if that weren’t enough, we will have a space for a designated licensed facility, and our games rooms will be open till midnight on Friday and Saturday. For our guests who are volunteers, those that contribute game(s), or advance purchase a weekend pass will be invited to a VIP party where music will be played and can play on the machines till 2:00 AM on Saturday. There will also be special rates set up for hotel guests that want to come visit from out of town.
Pre-register for the 2016 YEGPIN and receive extra rewards or find out how get in FREE when you bring a game! T-shirts, tournament tickets, and other merchandise will be available for sale at the show. You can find details on the pricing for the event on our tickets page. Check out all the details here.
There will be a silent auction for a chance to buy pinball and game room related items, different groups of merchandise will be put out on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday with all proceeds going back to support this wonderful event.
The show will conclude Sunday afternoon after the Awards Ceremony scheduled for 3pm.
This show will draw people from all over Western Canada and beyond. Our goal is to have one of the largest shows in Canada and you have an opportunity to experience it first-hand in the great city of Edmonton.
Come join us for the first Annual Edmonton Pinball and Arcade Expo. It’s going to be a great weekend!