ABOUT PINBALL LAND

Rockford Michigan’s Family Friendly Arcade

Located in beautiful downtown Rockford, Pinball Land is a retro arcade featuring a collection of awesome pinball machines and some of the best video arcade games of all time.

The best part – no quarters required!  Just pay admission and all of the games inside are free to play.

Pinball Land exterior

You can play for just an hour, or get an all-day pass so you can come and go as much as you like.  The all day pass allows you to take breaks for food and drink at any of the terrific bars and restaurants in Rockford to really make a day of it.

Pinball Machines

Pinball Land features pinball games from all eras and styles, showcasing a wide range of what pinball is all about. We have games from all of the major pinball manufacturers: Gottlieb, Bally, Williams and Stern, all well-maintained to our high standards.

Pinball machine row at Pinball Land arcade, Rockford, MI

Video Arcade Games

It’s not just pinball at Pinball Land!  We also have a great selection of classic video arcade games, including sit-down driving games where you can race head-to-head!  We have Ms. Pac Man, Centipede, Asteroids, Gauntlet, Galaga, Mortal Kombat 2, Crazy Taxi, Area 51, Mr. Do, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Donkey Kong and many more!  Between all of our dedicated cabinets as well as our “multicade” machines, we have over 100 video arcade games to choose from!

Video arcade games at Pinball Land in Rockford, MI

Food and Drink

Pinball Land is surrounded by great food and drink, all within walking distance!  The Corner Bar, Uccello’s, The Pump House, Marinade’s Pizza Bistro, Cinco De Mayo, Underground Cookie Club, Grill One Eleven, Dam Dogs, Rocky’s Ice Cream and more are all just a stone’s throw away.

There’s even a public parking lot directly behind us, street parking out front, and another lot behind Cinco De Mayo – all free!

Private Parties and Special Events

Pinball Land is a great place for a private party, whether you’re hosting a small birthday party, holding a team-building event with your company, or just having a fun night out with your group of friends.

You can rent the entire arcade for a 2-hour block either before we open to the public or after we close.  You can even bring in your own food and drinks!  Contact us to get your private party set up.

Play a real game, with your real friends, in real life

You don’t need an appointment or a reservation – just come on down and have some fun with games!  We’re open 6 days a week (closed Mondays).

We’re in this because we love pinball and the arcade experience and want to share the love with you and your family!  Have fun, make memories, and maybe even set some high scores.

Looking forward to seeing you at Pinball Land!

Lock inserts on an Attack From Mars pinball machine

Multiball: How to Activate It…and Survive!

1024 379 Pinball Land

A multiball round in pinball is always exciting and usually leads to good scoring opportunities. It’s hard to walk away from a game where you got a multiball and feel bad about yourself, so here’s some universal tips on how to activate multiball on many pinball machines. Once the multiball mode begins and you’ve launched…

Ryan and Erin Thompson of Pinball Land in The Rockford Squire

Check Out Our Front Page Feature in The Rockford Squire!

1024 576 Pinball Land

Hot off the presses! The Rockford Squire has written a lovely article about Pinball Land in the Thursday, July 22, 2021 issue, and they even put it right on the front page. Read the entire article here!

Closed Until December 8

960 720 Pinball Land

Due to the sweeping new restrictions laid out in “Emergency Order under MCL 333.2253 – Gatherings and Face Mask Order” Pinball Land has been forced to close until December 8.

Neon open sign

Grand Opening!

925 446 Pinball Land

Saturday, February 1, come down to Pinball Land and celebrate the official opening of Rockford Michigan’s new arcade! On opening day, we will have 13 awesome pinball machines such as Attack from Mars, Monster Bash, Theatre of Magic, Iron Maiden, Paragon, X-Men and more. There’s also tons of classic video arcade games for you to…

Back to the Arcade

Grand Reopening: Friday, October 9!

1024 768 Pinball Land

At last, the day we’ve all been waiting for is finally here!  Under Executive Order 183, facilities such as indoor theaters, bowling alleys and ARCADES will be able to reopen beginning Friday, Oct. 9!  That means it’s GAME ON at Pinball Land! You now no longer need to make an appointment – we will be…

Asteroids Deluxe arcade monitor at Pinball Land arcade in Rockford MI

Atari’s Asteroids Now Available!

1024 576 Pinball Land

Today we welcome one of the most iconic arcade games of all time to Pinball Land: Atari’s ASTEROIDS! This is truly a game that must be seen in person to be appreciated. Photos do NOT do it justice! As a bonus, we have the “Deluxe” version of Asteroids featuring a stunning blacklight-lit backdrop. They sure…

Out Run Steering Wheel Control Panel Pinball Land

Sega’s Out Run Has Arrived at Pinball Land!

1024 768 Pinball Land

Sega’s smash hit OUT RUN is now at Pinball Land! Fire up your Ferarri, pick your music, and push the pedal to the metal as you choose your own path to the finish line. Our OUT RUN cabinet is the upright version, complete with steering wheel, gear shift, and an awesome force-feedback motor.  As is…

Crazy Taxi Characters

Let’s Go Make Some Crazy Money! Crazy Taxi Tips and Tricks

622 350 Pinball Land

Crazy Taxi is an awesome arcade game, truly in the same league as the great classics with its addictive easy to learn, yet hard to master gameplay.  Here are some quick tips to get you up to an S-Class license!   Characters The different cars and drivers in Crazy Taxi aren’t just for looks –…

Black Knight Sword of Rage pinball Pro translite backglass

Black Knight Sword of Rage: Beginner’s Guide

1024 765 Pinball Land

The Black Knight has been intimidating pinball players since 1980, and he is more brutal than ever in his latest game.  Our players step up to challenge him over and over again but few are able to put the trash-talking knight in his place.  This article will help players get the edge on Black Knight:…

4 player DMD No Fear pinball

How to Play Multiplayer Pinball

585 436 Pinball Land

Did you know almost all pinball machines can be set up to play up to a 4-player game? Many new players don’t realize this is a possibility, yet it’s very easy to do if you just know how. Take a look at this step-by-step guide to starting and playing a multiplayer game of pinball. It’s…

Mortal Kombat 2 characters

A Krash Kourse in Mortal Kombat

585 436 Pinball Land

The fighters in Mortal Kombat 1 and 2 have their famous, unique special moves, like Sub Zero’s ice blast and Scorpion’s “get over here” spear, but there are three easy-to-do moves that are kommon to every character.  Knowing these will give you a huge advantage in kombat no matter which fighter you choose to use.…

Pinball neon sign

New Hours

1024 768 Pinball Land

Hey arcade fans!  I know you love coming into Pinball Land to play 7 days a week, however we have had to change our hours.

Iron Maiden, No Fear, Star Trek and Black Knight pinball machines

Welcome to Pinball Land

1024 768 Pinball Land

Located on scenic Courtland Street in beautiful downtown Rockford, Michigan, Pinball Land arcade features a lineup of over a dozen pinball machines as well as classic video arcade games, all available for you to play. The best part – no quarters required! You pay for admission and all of the games inside are free. With…

Free Warhammer Miniatures Models Games Workshop Pinball Land

Free Warhammer 40k and Age of Sigmar Models

1024 765 Pinball Land

We need your help! Armies of Space Marines and Stormcast Eternals have arrived at Pinball Land – and they need to be painted! Come on in and claim your FREE MINIATURE today!   Get Started with a Free Games Workshop Miniature Warhammer 40,000 and Warhammer Age of Sigmar are super fun hobby games to get…

Led Zeppelin Pinball at Pinball Land Icarus Toy

Led Zeppelin Pinball is Here!

1024 768 Pinball Land

Get ready to rock with one of the fastest, smoothest, and most immersive pinball experiences ever designed – Led Zeppelin!  Pinball Land is proud to feature this sensational game in our lineup. Ramble on and take a look at what makes this game so special.

Throw a Private Arcade Party

1024 379 Pinball Land

Celebrate with us! Are you looking for a fun, clean, family-friendly venue for a special event?  Pinball Land arcade has you covered with our Private Party reservations! Our arcade is a great place for a birthday party, a team-building event, a youth group outing or just a fun time with your group of friends.  We…

  • 1
  • 2