Bar games for the burg happened last night at the Arcade.A Fundraiser for Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance. The teams arrived ready to play . Newcomers the Friendly Fermenters arriving early preparing for battle.

Ferment your soul!!!

Ferment your soul!!!

As “eye of the tiger” by Survivor played loudly over the speakers the first balls were tossed and Desperate teams attempted to put a ring on a hook.

" that string is too long!" - said a bunch of whiners who couldn't get it

” that string is too long!” – said a bunch of whiners who couldn’t get it

Early on The Turner Ham team felt like the favorites, racking up strkes and spares winning the Duckpin portion of the contest.but in second place lingered Rubys arcade.

second place in duckpin never felt so good!

second place in duckpin never felt so good!

Beer was drank, pizza was eaten, and the ping pong/9 ball Tournaments began. Food Bar Food an early 9 ball favorite out early! This was going to be anyone’s game.

The agony of defeat never looked so good

The agony of defeat never looked so good

Ping Pong became an intense showing of force as Turner Ham once again came to play. Yet still in the back ground coming in second was Rubys arcade.

second place!

second place!

More beer was drank and a sense of excitement stirred through the crowd as Foosball began and special games were announced The Fermenters take the Foosball,But  Roller Bowler is the key to Ruby’s arcade success. Strong Showing all around from Clementine ,Matchbox, and Capital Ale House.

Chicken Dinner!

Chicken Dinner!

what Jae and Ryan felt like after they won!

a unique experience that was shared by so many wonderful Downtown businesses. Two powerhouse teams from the SBC , a last minute substitution from Cuban Burger, and the first time ever to duck pin bowl guys from Beyond, it felt like you hoped it would feel like in the friendly city, Fun.congrats Rubys Arcade- “it was rigged”lets do it again soon.

everybody's a winner!...not really.

everybody’s a winner!…not really.