Wednesday, October 11th - Sunday, October 15th 2017.
Pinball Expo 2017 is OPEN to the GENERAL PUBLIC!
See the results of past Flip Out Winners!

Prepare for Pinball Expo 2018! Wednesday, October 17th - Sunday, October 21st 2018.

Reserve Your Room Early

You can also reserve a room at the Holiday Inn Express! They will provide a shuttle to and from the Expo.Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Booking Code: PIN

An article by Jim Schelberg Featured in PlayMeter: A Memorable Pinball Expo! Click the image above to read the article.

Want to Advertise in the Pinball Expo 2017 souvenir guide? Click HERE for details and pricing.

Check here often for the latest info and details about Pinball Expo. The show will be held at the Westin Chicago North Shore Hotel at 601 N. Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling Illinois 60090 (866-716-8104).

Vendor hall will not be open during day on Thursday until 6.
Game hall will not be open during day Thursday until 6 but at 1pm on Friday

Pinball Expo is Open to the General Public

Pre-Registration* is suggested before October 1st but on-site ticket sales for Daily Admission and Complete Package Admission can be purchased every day of Expo at the Registration Desk.

The 2 different Halls are open the following hours for the General Public:
Wednesday, October 11th - Game Hall open 6PM to 11PM - Includes Buffet Dinner
Buffet Dinner Starts at 8:00PM
Vendor Hall is CLOSED on Wednesday for Vendor Setup

Thursday, October 12th - Vendor Hall is open 6PM to Midnight
Game Hall is open 6PM to 6AM Friday morning

Friday, October 13th - Vendor Hall is open 10AM to Midnight
Game Hall is open continuous from 1PM to Sunday Morning.

Saturday, October 14th - Vendor Hall opens at 10AM to Midnight
Game Hall will remain open during Banquet

*Pre-registration does include a small discount.
**Kids 10 and Under are FREE!**
**You can buy a One Day Pass for the GAME Hall and VENDOR Hall at the Door: $30.00.

Prepare for Future Pinball Expo for next year:
2018: October 17th - October 21st

Play pinball ALL NIGHT on Thursday, Friday and Saturday! REGISTER TODAY!

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Westin Chicago North Shore Hotel

Expo Info, Schedule of Events & Seminars. Information about current Expo seminars, schedule of events, and registration info.

Expo 2017 Classifieds

Special Events. Details about the factory tour and other special happenings.

Exhibitors. Register to be an Expo exhibitor and see a list of past Expo exhibitors.

Bring a Game to Expo! Bring a game for people to play and get FREE ADMISSION to Expo. Contact Mike Pacak for further details at mgpacak@aol.com or call 330-549-2596 / 330-518-3141.

Flipout tournament at Pinball Expo. This is the "classic" pinball tournament at Expo which goes on the entire weekend.

Expo Brawl tournament at Pinball Expo.
This is a Friday only tournament with lots of pinball fun all day.

Past Pinball Expo Tournament Winners.

Expo Advertising. How to advertise in the Pinball Expo printed materials.

Pinball News - Visit here to get photos from Past Pinball Expo Shows!

Check out Pinsane.Com for 2015 Pinball Expo Photos!

Sponsors. List of the groups making Pinball Expo possible.

Contact Us. How to get in touch with the Pinball Expo staff.

Register For Pinball Expo. Now with 2017 Pricing!