37th Annual Pinball Expo October 27-30, 2021

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37th Annual Pinball Expo 

October 27-30th 2021

NEW LOCATION: The Renaissance at the Schaumburg Convention Center

1551 Thoreau Drive


The 37th Annual Pinball Expo is an action packed expo with over 400 machines made in the USA as well as Italy, Spain and other parts of the world. The expo includes vendors, seminars and autograph sessions featuring current and past pinball designers and artists with your favorite pinball designers, artists and authors. The new location for 2021- is The Renaissance at the Schaumburg Convention Center (1551 Thoreau Drive). October 27th-30th. 


The 2021 expo is bigger and better than ever with new features such as retro gaming, an entire room dedicated to showcasing Atari, PlayStation and ColecoVision to name a few. Fans can meet Paul Zimmerman (Atari 2600 World Record Holder) and walk- through vendor booths, meet gaming authors and other special guests who are in the retro gaming genre. 


The expo also includes a tour of the Stern Factory in Elk Grove Village to  add to the weekend where pinball enthusiasts get to see where machines start from  design to completion. Weekend packages range from $175- which include a souvenir guide, bumper blast buffet dinner, a Stern factory tour, seminars and a raffle ticket to win a stern pinball machine (winner is responsible for transportation of the machine). Daily tickets are available for $30 Friday and Saturday and $35 for Sunday. 

The Pinball Expo is excited to continue its partnership with the not for profit- Project Pinball which is a charity organization that places pinball machines in Children’s Hospitals and Ronald McDonald Houses to introduce therapeutic benefits to kids of all ages.


For more information or to purchase tickets visit http://www.pinballexpo.com

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1551 Thoreau Drive
Schaumburg, IL 60173


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