The Valley National 8-Ball League Association (VNEA) is a non-profit organization established to promote the game of pool on coin-operated equipment. The membership is comprised of men,women and junior players, coin machine operators and manufacturers.

Founded in 1979, the VNEA has shown tremendous growth, success and stability by expanding from 2,500 members the initial season to nearly 100,000 players currently.

These 100,000 men and women players will visit their local establishments two or three times a week and play more than ten million games of pool in competition and practice. 

This year, teams from 29 States, 6 Canadian Provinces and 7 foreign countries will compete each week in organized league play. 



Here’s how your company can benefit through membership in the Valley National 8-Ball League Association (VNEA)...

  • Your company will play a prominent role in the growth of the world’s largest pool league association of its kind - and repeated exposure to thousands of league players for your products and services, night after night, throughout the league year.
  • VNEA membership makes you an “INSIDER” and demonstrates your commitment to your fellow operator and player members for greater industry and league activity.
  • VNEA membership will give you a vote and a voice in policy and decision-making matters - selection of officers, committee members, etc.
  • Promotional opportunities that can be developed by mutual agreement between your company and fellow members of VNEA.
  • The use of the VNEA logo on your product literature and advertisements identifying your company as a proud member.

As a new Supplier/Manufacturer Member of the VNEA, you will receive the following dollar values during your first year of membership:

Benefit Value
A free one-half page ad in each issue of the “8-Ball News & Views” (Full Page - Half Price) Value $1,200
A free one-half page ad in the World Championships “Tournament Program” (Full Page - Half Price) Value $200
One exhibit booth at our World Championships at no charge Value $500

The following benefits are available to you as a Supplier/Manufacturer Member each and every year:

  • Discounted Hotel Rates at the World Championships in Las Vegas
  • Bi-monthly, On-line Magazine “8-Ball News & Views”
  • All advertising is available at a 25% discount, after your initial year of membership
  • World Championship Booth Space. (Booth space is only available to members of the VNEA)
  • Complimentary World Championships Banquet Tickets
  • Sponsorship Programs

Review the enclosed information and make the decision to become involved with the greatest association of its kind - The Valley National 8-Ball League Association. If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Brian Elliott, Director of Marketing & Promotions, at VNEA Headquarters at info@vnea.com.

Vegas Booth Info

Vegas Booth Info

You must be a VNEA Supplier/Manufacturer Member to have a Booth at our World Championships in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Actual "Booth Information Kits" will be sent to our Members in early 2024.