IPA's & IFPA Head-to-Head MatchPlay Tournament - 6/26 in Huntington Beach CA

IPA's & IFPA MatchPlay Tournament - 1/30 in Huntington Beach CA


Sunday 1/30 we are hosting our very first IFPA-Sanctioned tournament! This is a MatchPlay format event with an exciting single-elimination final showdown. Cash and prizes for the top 4 players + more fun like consolation and high-score prizes. Entry fee is $9 + $1 IFPA FEE plus coin-drop (on the qualifying rounds only.) More Info at brewcades.com/ipa-ifpa

Tournament details:

  • Registration and warm up 12-1pm sharp.
  • Tournament: 1pm.
  • We are running a MatchPlay tournament using MatchPlay events.
  • There will probably be 10 machines in use.
  • Machines used TBD tournament day.
  • Players will be grouped in pairs and if necessary groups of threes or fours. There will be a qualifier of 8 separate rounds of one match. This means every player will play 8 matches in total to qualify for the finals.
  • In each round each group will play a single game on a randomly selected machine.
  • For the first round, grouping will be based on IFPA rankings.
  • After the first round groupings will be balanced.
  • At the close of the 8th round, the highest ranking players will be place in a single elimination bracket.
  • Finals are single elimination
  • Ties will be broken automatically by comparing the strengths of opponents faced.
  • Entry fee: $9. + $1.00 for IFPA Players Fee (plus coin drop in the qualifying rounds only)
  • Cash for 1st and 2nd, Prizes for 3rd and 4th (with consolations)
  • See the event results when they become available at https://www.ifpapinball.com/tournaments/view.php?t=47279#

Located at Laguna Beach Beer Company, Huntington Beach (In Bella Terra)

7631 Edinger Ave #1512, Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Questions, comments, or want to help? contact Tom at info@brewcades.com

Please respect our policy of a minimum of one purchase at the bar – thank you for your support!

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I will be there on Sunday! Looking forward to it!

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You’re the man Colin!

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IPA’s & IFPA MatchPlay Tournament - 2/27 in Huntington Beach CA


Sunday 2/27 This is a MatchPlay format event with an exciting single-elimination final showdown. Cash and prizes for the top 4 players + more fun like consolation and high-score prizes. Entry fee is $9 + $1 IFPA FEE plus coin-drop (on the qualifying rounds only.) More Info at brewcades.com/ipa-ifpa

Tournament details:

  • Registration and warm up 12-1pm sharp.
  • Tournament: 1pm.
  • We are running a MatchPlay tournament using MatchPlay events.
  • There will probably be 10 machines in use.
  • Machines used TBD tournament day.
  • Players will be grouped in pairs and if necessary groups of threes or fours. There will be a qualifier of 8 separate rounds of one match. This means every player will play 8 matches in total to qualify for the finals.
  • In each round each group will play a single game on a randomly selected machine.
  • For the first round, grouping will be based on IFPA rankings.
  • After the first round groupings will be balanced.
  • At the close of the 8th round, the highest ranking players will be place in a single elimination bracket.
  • Finals are single elimination
  • Ties will be broken automatically by comparing the strengths of opponents faced.
  • Entry fee: $9. + $1.00 for IFPA Players Fee (plus coin drop in the qualifying rounds only)
  • Cash for 1st and 2nd, Prizes for 3rd and 4th (with consolations)
  • See the event results when they become available at International Flipper Pinball Association

Located at Laguna Beach Beer Company, Huntington Beach (In Bella Terra)

7631 Edinger Ave #1512, Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Questions, comments, or want to help? contact Tom at info@brewcades.com

Please respect our policy of a minimum of one purchase at the bar – thank you for your support!

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Free Play on RUSH this Thursday!

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FREE PLAY ADVENTURE THURSDAY!

FREE PLAY THURSDAY 2/17

Here are our upcoming events for the week.


Join us for a Two-Day Pinball Event celebrating the release of the Santa Ana River Brewing Company & Laguna Beer Company Collaboration Beer “Pin Pals” West Coast IPA. Since both locations offer pinball, we are holding a two-part tournament Friday 4/15 in Santa Ana and Saturday 4/16 in Huntington Beach. Saturday’s Final Tournament will have delicious Texas BBQ available from 210 Smokehouse and stick around for live music at 5pm from local bands, The Rage, The Unknowns, and Butta!

The tournament is formatted so that everyone plays BOTH days and are paired in the finals with players on their level – so bring friends and family that have never played in a tournament – everyone has a chance to win!

This is a 2-Day Group MatchPlay format event with the qualifying rounds being held at the Santa Ana River Brewing Company on Friday 4/15, and the finals being held the next day (4/16) at the Laguna Beer Company in Huntington Beach. Cash and/or prizes for the top 4 players in each of 2 divisions + more fun like consolation and high-score prizes. Entry fee is $19 + $1 IFPA FEE plus coin-drop.

Tournament details:

  • Registration and warm up is 6PM-7PM on Friday 4/15 and 1PM-2PM on Saturday 4/16
  • Tournament: 7PM Friday 4/15 and 2PM Saturday 4/16
  • We are running a Group MatchPlay tournament using MatchPlay events.
  • Machines used TBD tournament day.
  • Qualifying Rounds: Players will be grouped in threes or fours. To determine Saturday’s Divisions will be 1 round of 5 matches, standard Group MatchPlay. This means every player will play 5 matches in the same group in total to determine their position in Saturday’s tournament. Games are chosen by the 4th (or 3rd) place player. The group will be split into half based on the results.
  • Final Rounds: Players will be grouped in threes or fours with other players from their division determined Friday. There will be 8 rounds of 1 match, standard Group MatchPlay This means that every player will play with a new group each round on a randomly chosen machine, for a total of 8 games.
  • Grouping will be random for day 1 and balanced on day 2.
  • Ties will be broken automatically by comparing the strengths of opponents faced.
  • Cash for 1st and 2nd, Prizes for 3rd and 4th (with consolations) in each of 2 Divisions

Day 1 at:
Santa Ana River Brewing Company
3480 W Warner Ave unit B, Santa Ana, CA 92704

Day 2 at:
Laguna Beer Company Huntington Beach
7631 Edinger Ave #1512, Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Questions, comments, or want to help? contact Tom at info@brewcades.com

Please respect our policy of a minimum of one purchase at the bar – thank you for your support!

We’ve had this game for a little while, but Stern sent us some great launch party prizes – so come on out and help us celebrate the King of the Montsters!

This is a GROUP STRIKES FORMAT tournament with 0/1/1/2 (“Fair Strikes”) and 6 strikes to be eliminated. Groups are formed automatically for each round, and first player picks the machine until one player is crowned Godzilla Grand Champion.

At the Laguna Beer Company in Huntington Beach. Cash and/or prizes for the top 4 players + more fun like consolation and high-score prizes. Entry fee is $9 + $1 IFPA FEE plus coin-drop.

Tournament details:

  • Tournament: 4PM Saturday 5/21
  • We are running a Group Strikes tournament using MatchPlay events.
  • Machines used TBD tournament day (14 Available).
  • Cash for 1st and 2nd, Prizes for 3rd and 4th (with consolations)

Happening At:
Laguna Beer Company Huntington Beach
7631 Edinger Ave #1512, Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Questions, comments, or want to help? contact Tom at info@brewcades.com

Please respect our policy of a minimum of one purchase at the bar – thank you for your support!

More info: GODZILLA LAUNCH PARTY - 4PM SATURDAY 5/21 | Brewcades

This is a MatchPlay format event with an exciting single-elimination final showdown. Cash and prizes for the top 4 players + more fun like consolation and high-score prizes. Entry fee is $9 + $1 IFPA FEE plus coin-drop (on the qualifying rounds only.)

Tournament details:

  • Registration and warm up 12-1pm sharp.
  • Tournament: 1pm.
  • We are running a MatchPlay tournament using MatchPlay events.
  • There will probably be 14 machines in use.
  • Machines used TBD tournament day.
  • Players will be grouped in pairs and if necessary groups of threes or fours. There will be a qualifier of 8 separate rounds of one match. This means every player will play 8 matches in total to qualify for the finals.
  • In each round each group will play a single game on a randomly selected machine.
  • For the first round, grouping will be based on IFPA rankings.
  • After the first round groupings will be balanced.
  • At the close of the 8th round, the highest ranking players will be place in a single elimination bracket.
  • Finals are single elimination
  • Ties will be broken automatically by comparing the strengths of opponents faced.
  • Entry fee: $9. + $1.00 for IFPA Players Fee (plus coin drop in the qualifying rounds only)
  • Cash for 1st and 2nd, Prizes for 3rd and 4th (with consolations)

Located at Laguna Beach Beer Company, Huntington Beach (In Bella Terra)

7631 Edinger Ave #1512, Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Questions, comments, or want to help? contact Tom at info@brewcades.com

Please respect our policy of a minimum of one purchase at the bar – thank you for your support!

This is a MatchPlay format event with an exciting single-elimination final showdown. Cash and prizes for the top 4 players + more fun like consolation and high-score prizes. Entry fee is $9 + $1 IFPA FEE plus coin-drop (on the qualifying rounds only.)

Tournament details:

  • Registration and warm up 12-1pm sharp.
  • Tournament: 1pm.
  • We are running a MatchPlay tournament using MatchPlay events.
  • There will probably be 14 machines in use.
  • Machines used TBD tournament day.
  • Players will be grouped in pairs and if necessary groups of threes or fours. There will be a qualifier of 8 separate rounds of one match. This means every player will play 8 matches in total to qualify for the finals.
  • In each round each group will play a single game on a randomly selected machine.
  • For the first round, grouping will be based on IFPA rankings.
  • After the first round groupings will be balanced.
  • At the close of the 8th round, the highest ranking players will be place in a single elimination bracket.
  • Finals are single elimination
  • Ties will be broken automatically by comparing the strengths of opponents faced.
  • Entry fee: $9. + $1.00 for IFPA Players Fee (plus coin drop in the qualifying rounds only)
  • Cash for 1st and 2nd, Prizes for 3rd and 4th (with consolations)

Located at Laguna Beach Beer Company, Huntington Beach (In Bella Terra)

7631 Edinger Ave #1512, Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Questions, comments, or want to help? contact Tom at info@brewcades.com

Please respect our policy of a minimum of one purchase at the bar – thank you for your support!

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