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You’ve always wanted to beat a world record. And if not, you should. Make it happen at the Texas Pinball Festival. At 5 p.m. Friday, you and your fellow pinballers can attempt to shatter the world record for most people playing pinball simultaneously. The current record is 100 people and held by Canadians. So, don’t let America down. See more than 350 pinball machines, classic arcade games and slot machines. All are for sale and set on free play. So keep your quarters in your pants and play until your thumbs bleed at Embassy Suites Frisco, 7600 John Q. Hammons Drive. The cost and time of the event, which runs through Sunday, changes daily, but all the info you need can be found at texaspinball.com.
Fri., March 28, 5-11 p.m.; Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Starts: March 28. Continues through March 30, 2014

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