The Even Bigger Balc
The Even Bigger Balc
July 6th-8th 2018Pomona, CA

It's time for year three! The Even Bigger Balc is a SoCal Melee regional, 64 major, and Project M national, featuring Westballz, Hero Pie, Llod, Malachi, Sosa, Mike Haze, and so many more strong players all hungry to duke it out for first. We will be making our return to Cal Poly Pomona's Ursa Major Hall. A beautiful, spacious venue, we are ready to host the Southern California smash party that nobody will want to miss.

Official Event Schedule

  • Specific Times here.
  • Event Stream Guide coming soon!

Friday, July 6th - Training Day: A pre-bracket day dedicated to money matches, exhibitions, panels, and player interviews.

Saturday, July 7th - Pools/Brackets Begin Bracket for all games begins. Depending on their size, will either reach top 64, top 32, or top 8.

Sunday, July 8th - Final Bracket Day Starting with Smash 64's top 6, then Melee, and finally Project M, this day will be dedicated to seeing the best of the best fight for first.

Stream Links

  • MAIN Project M Stream is here
  • Secondary Project M Stream is here
  • Melee Stream is here
  • 64 Stream is here
  • Slap City Stream is here

Registration Details

$25 Early Bird (+ EBB Shirt!) - Deadline March 7th

$30 Regular - Deadline June 7th

$40 Late - Deadline June 23rd

$50 Emergency - Deadline July 1st

$20 Spectator Pass - (No Deadline)

Event Details

$10 per bracket

Limited 3 brackets (2 games)

Pot Bonus

  • $1000 for Project M

  • $1000 for Melee

  • $200 for 64


Hotel deals coming soon. Looking for local housing or transporation? Fill out this form

Options are limited; please inform us ASAP.


If you would like to volunteer, please fill out the following form.

After you fill out the form, we will add you to our volunteer group on Facebook!


If you would like to inquire about being a Vendor or an Exhibitor, please fill out the following: form

Spaces are limited; please inquire ASAP.

Be A Part of Friday's Panels/Presentations

Want to showcase content, do a talk, or lead a panel? Please fill out this form


If you register and later find out you cannot make it, we offer full refunds to those who inform us by July 5th. Please email teambalconysmash@gmail.com with your name/tag and method of payment.



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427 attendees



3801 W Temple Ave, Pomona, CA 91768, USA

Getting There

LAX International Airport

1 World Way, Los Angeles, CA 90045 (~1.5 hours away from Cal Poly)

SNA International Airport

18601 Airport Way, Santa Ana, CA 92707 (~1 hour away from Cal Poly)


For those who want to land in LAX and go down to San Diego, our team is helping locate free, local housing in that area and then renting buses to go down to San Diego as a group. We will have buses going down Thursday evening, Friday morning, and Friday evening. We will have return buses Sunday night and Monday morning.

If you are interested in being a part of the party bus, please fill out this form ASAP: [link].

Housing & Hotels

Last year our team helped find housing for over 100 people. The early you get in contact with us, the better! We are currently cementing hotel deals that will be right next to the tournament's venue, as well as air bnb's and local smash housing.

The Venue

Cal Poly Pomona's Ursa Major Hall is a lovely, spacious venue that we will have access to for all three days this year! Look up Bronco Student Center for specific GPS directions.


Additional Information

Feel free to email us with concerns to housing, having a presentation, or any other event specific concerns.

Tournament Admins

The Balcony
SDTrichael Man
SoCalJason Waterfalls