THE SANCTUM

CT PINBALL

Open Saturday and Sunday 1/21 & 1/22

Womens and Open State Championships are this weekend and The Sanctum will be open to the public on BOTH days to come and play and cheer on the competitors as they battle it out for the state champion title. Doors at 10 Saturday for the Open championship and Noon on Sunday for the Women’s championship. Usual house fees apply.

CRAP League Season 11!

Season 11 of CRAP League will start on January 2nd and will take place at The Sanctum (290 Pratt St. Meriden CT) with a start time of 7:30 PM (Monday nights). Then on January 5th at Pizza J (967 Westminster St. Providence RI) with a start time of 6:30PM (Thursdays). 

New for 2023!  Each location will be its own league with its own standings and it’s own finals. Players can and are encouraged to play both!  We will have a fun championship at the years end with all the division winners from each location for bragging rights and championship cup to bring back to the winning sites location for display. 

The season will run for 8 weeks.   We will drop your 2 lowest scores or missed weeks. 6 weeks will count to your final score.  League dues for the season will be $20 for each location you play at. If you want to play in both leagues you will pay and register at each location separately. All money goes towards division payouts and trophies at finals of the season. Each week you will be put into groups of 4 and each player will pick one game for the night. You will get a score of 7/5/3/1 based on what place you come on in each game to give you a total score for the night. All standings will be available on crap.league.papa.org Everyone will qualify for finals. Top 16 will be A division, next 16 B and so on. Finals will be group elimination matchplay. Below is the schedule of the dates that will be played. 

Week 1

Sanctum January 2nd

Pizza J January 5th

Week 2

Sanctum January 9th

Pizza J January 12th

Week 3

Sanctum January 16th

Pizza J January 19th

Week 4

Sanctum January 23rd

Pizza J January 26th

Week 5 

Sanctum January 30th

Pizza J February 2nd

Week 6

Sanctum February 6th

Pizza J February 9th

Week 7

Sanctum February 13th

Pizza J February 16th

Week 8

Sanctum February 20th

Pizza J February 23rd

Finals

Sanctum March 4th

Pizza J March 5th

The Sanctum Annual Holiday Bash and James Bond Launch Party

It’s time for The Sanctums Holiday Bash December 19th
Along with our annual Holiday Bash we will also have our 007 James Bond launch party on the same night. So mark your calendars! Doors will be at 6:30. We will kick off the tournament at 7:30. 3 strike knockout. Bring your favorite holiday treats and send me your favorite holiday or bond songs so we can add them to the playlist for the night. We will have all sorts of bond related and other prizes and trophies from Stern Pinball, Redscroll Records and Front Porch Brewery! See everyone there!

End of year schedule of events

Here’s the schedule of events and openings for the rest of the year starting with tonight’s knockout:

October 17th open 7PM-Midnight. Knockout tournament at 7:30

October 24th open 7PM-Midnight. Flip Frenzy tournament at 7:30

October 31st closed to prepare for the 24 Hour Final Battle

November 4th (Friday) Pre 24 Hour tournament open to everyone. Doors at 5:30. 3 strike knockout begins at 6. $25 entry fee. All prize money will be donated to charity. Trophies for top 3 finishers. IFPA sanctioned.

November 5th-6th 24 Hour Final Battle.

November 7th Closed to recover from 24 Hour Final Battle

November 14th 7PM-Midnight Knockout tournament at 7:30

November 20th Bellesgiving womens tournament. Doors at Noon. Tournament starts at 1

November 21st 7PM-Midnight Flip Frenzy tournament at 7:30

November 28th 7PM-Midnight Davey Drag Race tournament starts at 7:30

December 5th 7PM-Midnight Knockout tournament at 7:30

December 12th 7PM-Midnight Flip Frenzy tournament at 7:30

December 19th 6:30-? Sanctum Christmas Party and Holiday bash. 3 strike knockout tournament at 7:30

CRAP League Season 10!

Season 10 of CRAP league kicks off this Monday the 11th at both The Sanctum and Pizza J. Everyone is welcome to signup. League runs for 8 weeks. It’s a great time to get out and meet everyone in the community. Doors at 7 at The Sanctum and we start at 7:30 full details can be found here

Closed until July 11th

We will be closed this coming week of July 4th as we are still working on getting the facility back into proper operating shape. We will be back at it full steam the following week July 11th for the kickoff of our next season of CRAP League!

Final Battle registration closed. Live drawing Monday night

Registration is now closed for The Final Battle. you can check to be sure your name is on the list here Drawing will be held monday night at 7:30 live at The Sanctum. If you cant be present it will be recorded and uploaded for everyone with a code to see the results for yourself shortly after the drawing. Emails to all the players who get in will go out over the course of the following 24 hours with payment instructions. You will have 24 hours from when email goes out to submit your payment and claim your spot. The remainder will be on a waitlist in case anyone doesn’t pay or cancels at a later date.

League Finals Saturday. Rush Stern Army Launch Party Monday

Saturday is the season 9 CRAP League finals doors at 10AM and we start at 11

Monday night is the Rush Stern Army launch party Three strike group knockout. Doors at 7. Tournament starts at 7:30. Prizes and trophies from Stern. Records and CDs also to give away from our sponsor Redscroll Records in Wallingford. Bring your friends. Bring your partners. Bring your kids. It’ll be fun for everyone.