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PBA Ripic's Carousel Lanes Open

Event dates
Host center
Ripic's Carousel Lanes

137 Laurel Ave.
Binghamton, 13905
United States

Friday, March 22

Practice Session: 3-5 p.m.

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

Pro Am: 7 p.m.

Saturday, March 23

Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.

A Squad: 9 a.m. – (eight games)

B Squad: 3 p.m. – (eight games)

Top 1/3 advance.

Sunday, March 24

Roll call is 8:30 a.m.

Advancer Round: 9 a.m. (4 games) All qualifying pinfall carries over. Top 16 (12 game total) advance.


Top 16 bowl 3 additional games. Top 8 (15 game total) advance.

Top 8 bowl 2 additional games. Top 4 (17 game total) advance.

Drop pinfall

Top 4 bowl stepladder finals.

Host(s) Becky & Jeff Ripic

Field Capacity 88


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, March 18, 2024.

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

Payout Ratio 1:3

BowlTV Regional Players Invitational

This event is a East Region event and will only count for points in the East PBA Region. Only Full PBA Members will be able to qualify for the year-end Finals. To qualify for the BowlTV Regional Players Invitational, a member must bowl in 3 events within that region in the calendar year.

Pattern TBD

PBA Registered Products

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”.

1st Place is projected to pay $2,500

16th Place is projected to pay $500

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

*All prize funds are projected on 64 entries*