PBA Central Region

PBA Buffalo Wild Wings Central Open

Event dates
Host center
Park Lanes Bowling Center

701 Hopewell Dr.
Heath, OH 43056
United States

Friday, June 21st

Practice Session: 3-5 p.m.

Orientation Meeting: 5 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)

Sweeper: 6 p.m.

Saturday, June 22nd

Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.

A Squad: 9 a.m. – (eight games)

B Squad: 3 p.m. – (eight games)

Top 16 players advance (based on 64 entries or more).

Saturday, June 23rd

Bracket Match Play: 9 a.m.

Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 64 entries.


GM Greg Russell

Field Capacity

128 (subject to change)


Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Non-Members must meet the PBA minimum average requirements of 200 for 36 games in a USBC sanctioned league. PBA Members have priority over any Non Member up to 7 days before the event starts.

Entry Fee

PBA Members: $245

Non-Members: $310

Entry Deadline

Online entries for members and non-members close at midnight on Monday, June 17th, 2024.

After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the Regional Manager.

Payout Ratio


BowlTV Regional Players Invitational

This event is a Central Region event and will count for points in the Central region. Only Full PBA Members will be able to qualify for the year-end Finals. To qualify for the RPI, you must bowl in 3 events within your region in the calendar year.

Lane Pattern

PBA Hardwick 44

2024 PBA Approved Equipment

The 2024 list of acceptable Urethane and Urethane-Like equipment made at 78.0HD+ is available on the schedule page under “quick links”.

PBA Registered Products

1st Place is projected to pay $2,600

16th Place is projected to pay $600

Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $450

*All prize funds are projected off 64 entries*