Pinballz PAPA Circuit Event – December 6-8, 2013

Pinballz Arcade PAPA 2013 Circuit Event

Pinballz is proud to be hosting the December event for this year’s PAPA Circuit. The Event will consist of two, and perhaps three separate events. The main PAPA Event, with qualifying on both Friday and Saturday and Finals on Sunday. On Friday there will also be a Pin-Golf side tournament. And on Thursday, if either machine is delivered on time, we will have a launch tournament for either JJ’s Wizard of OZ or the new Stern Star Trek machine.

Location for all events: Pinballz Arcade – 13,000 Square Feet of Pinball Heaven! – 8940 Research Blvd, Austin, TX, 78758. Google Map See below for hotel information.

Pin-Golf Side Tournament

Date: Friday, December 6th.

Time: Starts at 3 pm, finals will begin at ~9 pm.

Cost to Enter: $20

Format/Structure: Standard Pin-Golf. Each machine will have a target score, and the number of balls it takes for you to reach the target score is your ‘golf’ score for that machine. The players with the lowest number of strokes at the end win! See the rundown on a previous Pin-Golf Event.

Prizes: Prizes will consist of cash and prizes. The amount of cash prizes will be a function of the total number of entries

Games: Tournament will include:

Iron Man

Funhouse

Cirquis Voltaire

Creature

Transformers

Ripley’s Believe it or Not

Scared Stiff

Avatar

Indy 500

 

WOZ or Star Trek Launch Tournament – WILL NOT TAKE PLACE

Date: Thursday, December 5th

Time: 5 pm – 11 pm
Cost to Enter: $5 per entry, 1 entry per person

Format/Structure: Best Scores Win!

 

Prizes: Prizes will consist of cash and prizes. The amount of cash prizes will be a function of the total number of entries.

Main Event – PAPA Circuit event

Date: Friday, December 6th – Sunday, December 8th

Time: Qualification on Friday from 1 pm to 10 pm. Qualification continues on Saturday from 12 pm – 10 pm. Finals begin on Sunday at 10:30 am.

Format/Structure: Qualifying: From a bank of nine machines, a player’s top five machine scores will contribute to their overall point score. Finals: PAPA-style finals, starting at 10:30 am.

Cost to Enter: $10 for 3 plays on the 9 machine bank.

Prizes: Prizes will consist of cash and prizes. The amount of cash prizes will be a function of the total number of entries

Lodging Suggestions: Special lodging arrangements have been made with a Holiday Inn near the arcade, located at 8901 Business Park Dr, Austin, TX 78759. There’s a special rate of $99/night if you mention that you are part of the Pinballz/PAPA 2013 Circuit even, or if you book using this link (make sure you use group code PUC.  This offer is valid from Thursday, December 5th through the night of Sunday, December 6th. Note that rooms are only guaranteed if the reservation is made before October 22nd, but if rooms are still open after that date, the special rate will still apply.

Games: Here is the list of the 9 machines for the tournament:

AC/DC

Tron Legacy

Genie

Centaur II

Fish tales

White Water

Twilight Zone

Jackbot

Spiderman (Stern)

Backup Machines:

Funhouse

Cirque Voltaire

Iron Man

Please visit this page often for the latest information on the tournament.