HIPPOS-THE HOUSE OF BILLIARDS
5160 COMMERCIAL DR. EAST
YORKVILLE, NY 13495
IT SURE FEELS GREAT TO BE REGULAR!
We love seeing new faces and making new friends, but we definitely
appreciate our Regulars, the people who show up day after day, night
after night and making this place into a special little family! Hopefully,
this page, our Facebook community and the new things we've added
will make your home-away-from- home an even more fun and special
SIGN-UP FOR THE NEW "REGULAR
REWARDS" PROGRAM AND LET US
THANK YOU FOR YOUR LOYAL
PATRONAGE AND TREAT YOU LIKE
THE ROCK STAR YOU ARE!
Each time you play or make another purchase, be sure the cashier
logs your purchase under your name and Rewards number (that you
will receive once you've signed up). You will then be eligible for
discounts, freebies and other specials designed to reward our
Please note that your information will not be sold or provided to third
REGULAR REWARDS SIGN-UP FORM
You will receive an email confirmation. Please check your spam/junk
folder if you do not receive a confirmation in your email within 24
hours. Be sure to change your settings so that your Hippos Regular
Rewards email does not go to spam.
TAP YOUR CUES!
WE REMEMBER THOSE HIPPOS PLAYERS WHO
HAVE PASSED ON BEFORE US...
THEY ARE IN OUR HEARTS AND WE MISS THEM!
We recognize that pool player monikers are not always
"politically correct," but if they're listed by that name, they
were known by it in love and answered to it in love.
ARMAND (last name?)
"CANNONBALL" ED KIENOWSKI
DAVE (YOKE) "THE CHINAMAN" GOON
FRANK MORELLO (spelling?)
HERB "THE HAMMER" GUERTIN
JAMES "JIMMY BANKS" MCMANN
RAY ROMANUS, JR
RONALD "PONCHO" GUMINIAK
RUDY SCALISE (spelling?)
IF YOU NOTICE SOMEONE WE'RE MISSING OR HAVE A
FULL NAME, SPELLING CORRECTION OR POOL
MONIKER TO ADD, PLEASE LET US KNOW BY USING
THE FORM BELOW.
IF YOU SEE YOUR OWN NAME ON THIS LIST, YOU
CLEARLY HAVEN'T BEEN IN FOR A LONG TIME!
SORRY, WE CAN'T STAY SERIOUS FOR TOO LONG.
UPDATE FOR REMEMBRANCE LISTING
NEED A REASON WHY YOU
MISSED YOUR SHOT?
Here are some ideas so you can
change them up from time to time.
Someone walked through my shot.
My phone rang.
Long day at work.
Not used to my glasses.
Argument with spouse.
Using new cue stick.
Lights went off and on.
Opponent talking to me.
Music too loud.
Chalk dust on table.
Kids at next table in my way.
Hands are cold.
Humidity slowed the ball.
Cushions are dead.
Had to use the bridge.
Table not level.
Contacts are dry.
Had to go to bathroom.
Used to different tables.
House cue is warped.
Partner left bad position.
Cue ball is not perfectly round.
Need a new tip on cue.
Shadow over table.
Rushed my shot.
Caught sleeve on table.
|That ought to last you a couple of weeks! Haha!
WHAT'S NEW PUSSYCAT? WHOA, WHOA, WHOA...
|EXPECT SOME COOL NEW ADDITIONS TO YOUR FAVORITE OLD HANGOUT...
FLAT RATE PLANS! PLAY WITHOUT WATCHING THE CLOCK.
EARLIER OPENING TO ADD FLEXIBILITY FOR YOUR SCHEDULE
NEW MENU OPTIONS AND SPECIALS AT A GREAT PRICE
SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT CABLE PACKAGE TO LET YOU CATCH
MORE OF THE ACTION
CRISPER LIGHTING OVER THE TABLES TO BETTER ILLUMINATE YOUR
REWARDS PROGRAM TO SHOW APPRECIATION FOR OUR MOST
AND A FEW MORE SURPRISES...
|COME EARLY, COME OFTEN, STAY LONGER!
WHEN YOU'RE AT HIPPOS, YOU'RE HOME!
|"OFF SEASON" HOURS WILL BEGIN MAY 1, 2016.
OPEN 2:00 PM DAILY.
COME HANG OUT AFTER YOU MOW THE LAWN!
New felt is slippery.
Choked on my soda.
So opponent won't quit.
Didn't sleep well.
Ball caught the crease.
Not feeling well.
Haven't been playing.
Had a hair in my eye.
Ball rolled off.
Heavy cue ball.
Took my eye off the ball.
Fly landed on table.
English didn't take.
Hair on the cue ball.
Table plays short.
Opponent moved in line of sight.
Gotta be playing for something.
Took it for granted.
Lotion on hands.
Forgot to chalk up.
Got too straight.
Opponent racked for me.
Had to rack for myself.
JUST FOR LAUGHS...
|In-House Weekly Tournament
All skills levels are welcomed to give it a try!
You don't need to be present each week.
Play when you can!
Free practice time starts at 6:30 PM for entrants
Entries open at 7:00 PM
For more information, call or pop in!