Mean Queen LGBT(and friends) Pinball Tournament - 6/23 Brooklyn

Thank you to everyone on this forum who reached out to give me feedback / help with this idea… It’s a go!!

Full event details and registration info here :

And below!

Pride weekend in NYC : The Mean Queen Pinball Tournament is an IFPA ranked fundraising event to benefit Ali Forney Center, one of the nation’s leading organizations serving at-risk LGBTQ youth.

**Pre-Register with inquiry to mraisler @ Gmail - we are nearing capacity! **

Suggested donation entry fee : $15 pre-registration, $20 at the door, all entries are “pay within your means”.

100% of suggested donation entry fees will be directed to Ali Forney Center. Fabulous trophies for top 4 and raffle prizes (tickets sold separately).

This is an LGBT minded event but open all our straight friends, everyone is welcome! This is about supporting the youth and having a good time. Beginner friendly atmosphere, but we are working to make it a great time for pinheads too!

In the spirit of Pride, we’re asking all competitors to keep the action friendly and supportive - be cool, please respect your fellow players and our host bar. Come chase these killer disco ball trophies! Match Play format with a seeded final.

Special thank you to our Trophy Sponsors :
Julian Cyr , Massachusetts State Senator
Leon Setton , LCSW
Caleb Hammons , Maestro of Downtown

Also to Jon Ehrlich & Jackbar for hosting, , and all the folks in the NYC pinball scene who have been helping to organize this with their feedback and support!


Good luck with your event! Hope it goes smooth for you.

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I won’t be able to make the event, but am sending you all the best wishes from the west coast!

Good luck and have fun.

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2 months too early for me.

Hope everything goes so well you run another in August when I’ll be in NYC.


Gonna tell all my Brooklyn friends about this- wish I could go but Michigan to Brooklyn is too far a drive.

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We are now at capacity 36/36 players- hit me up if you want on the waitlist and space may open day of. It will be a fun hang if ya wanna swing by … there’s a drag queen! There’s a raffle! There’s people playing pinball!!