- Rally in the Vegas Valley
- Vegas Masters Team State Championship & National Qualifier tournaments for 8-Ball & 9-Ball
- Vegas Masters MVP Tournament Series
- Captains' Tournament
- Rally at Edison/Super Billiards Expo
- TAP Nationals
- weekly 8-ball tournaments at the Gin Mill, Sporting Chance and Double Diamond.
- Monthly junior pool tournaments open to any and all kids ages 20 and under.
Every entry into the tournaments receives a FREE raffle ticket!
9-Ball Rally in the Vegas Valley & Holiday Party - Tuesday, December 10 at 6:00 PM (racks crack at 7 PM) at the Cheyenne Saloon. Bring a dish to share for the potluck! We're bringing a ham, beans, little sausages and probably rolls to get things started.
FREE RAFFLE TICKET FOR EVERY ENTRY INTO THE TOURNAMENT!! PRIZE: $1.00 FOR EVERY ENTRY!!
50 PLAYERS = $50.00 FOR THE WINNER!!
8-Ball Rally in the Vegas Valley - Sunday, January 5 at 10 AM at Putters on Rainbow. This is when the raffle ticket will be drawn for the McDermott Stinger!
FREE RAFFLE TICKET FOR EVERY ENTRY INTO THE TOURNAMENT!!
PRIZE: $1.00 FOR EVERY ENTRY!! 75 PLAYERS = $75.00 FOR THE WINNER!!
Chappell Billiards will be set up with a special holiday discount for all purchases made on these dates. A portion of every sale will be donated to the National fund to help pay for airfare for the 3rd Place 8-ball team and the 9-ball team.
We will be providing a budget for the Vegas Masters State Championship tournament series that will be approximately $18,000 based on current league participation. Two full prize packages will be awarded to two teams and two teams will likely their airfare only.
Let's help these teams (they could be one of your teams!) by contributing to the fund while getting to do our favorite thing, play pool and hang out with our peeps!!
We host 6 rallies every year. They take place at the end of every session. They start with the players and teams receiving their cash, trophies, plaques and patch awards. The festivities always include cash added pool tournaments, pot luck at most, break cue drawing at the 8-ball rallies, raffles and we bring our store so you can browse through our cues, cases and more.
Have some fun and test your skills at our largest 8-ball, 9-ball and 10-ball singles tournaments at the Putters, Cheyenne Saloon, Cheers or Las Vegas Cue Club. We offer players the opportunity to compete against players from all across the Vegas valley. The typical crowd is anywhere from 75-100 pool players! Click here to see if you are eligible to compete.
8-Ball features 3 brackets - 2/3, 4/5 and 6/7 and an open bracket for all 9-ball players. The tables are always open, $10 of the registration fee is paid back to the winning players and $5 is donated to the National fund with $100 typically added to every bracket!
Mini-Rallies are held on occasion by skill level in conjunction with other events. A mini-rally is a single elimination tournament open to players all across the valley. Typically, they are limited to 8 players paying out $100 to 1st and $50 to 2nd. Registration is $20.
- Must be current and active.
- Must have competed in a minimum of 6 matches in the game competing in. Some exceptions may be granted if it is determined that a player has enough history, but these players MUST request to play no later than the on-line registration deadline. NO SAME DAY REGISTRATION will be granted.
- All league fees must be paid.
- Any player dropping mid-session on any team is ineligible to compete (barring any "extenuating circumstances").
- "Extenuating circumstances" must be submitted in writing and approved by the league office in advance of the tournament. If approved, players must pre-register.
- Tournament handicaps may be different than league handicaps and will be determined by the tournament director.
Vegas Masters - The Short Version
Our Vegas Masters State Championship tournaments have been a team favorite since 2007. This is the State Championship tournament that takes you places! Teams earn their place in these 8-ball and 9-ball tournaments. About 200 players look forward to and mark their calendars, taking time off from work and their busy schedules to compete in these annual events. Winning teams from each tournament are crowned Nevada State Champions and are given the opportunity to take their skills forward and compete at Nationals.
To award and encourage excellence, TAP Las Vegas hosts the Annual Vegas Masters State Championship MVP Tournament Series for both 8-ball and 9-ball every spring. Winning players from these tournaments win a travel package and advance to compete at Nationals! Click here to read more.
Nationals - The Short Version
Our National pool tournaments are held in a different city every year every fall, giving teams and players the opportunity to vacation and play pool in some great destinations. We've been to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; Orlando, Florida; Louisville, Kentucky; New Orleans, Louisiana and right here in Las Vegas, Nevada. Click here to see what's happening in 2011. Click here to see the player qualifications for Nationals.
(click on the bar name for contact info and maps/directions)
Gin Mill - Every Saturday @ 8:00 PM - Free Entry, $130 in prize money! $20 to the lady who places first and $10 to the lady who places 2nd. Other special incentives offered for participation and placing, free poker tournament every other Saturday, great food, darts and electronic video games.
The Sporting Chance hosts two weekly TAP 8-ball tournament on Thursdays at 4:00 PM and Saturday at 6:00 PM. Entry is $5.00 and the bar matches the pot. $5.00 goes to the woman who places the highest, but not in the money.
We advertise all of our host location tournaments. If you have a tournament to advertise, click here to send me an e-mail with all of the information to be posted.