Denver Flip Cup League

Come Play Your Favorite Party Game at a Bar!

Just want to be social? Don’t want to throw, kick or roll a ball? Then our Denver Flip Cup league is the one for you!

Play Mile High does Denver flip cup like no one else in the city. You don’t just show up, play, and go home at Play Mile High. You show up, play, and make friends that last a lifetime!

Get in the action of our co-ed weekly Denver flip cup leagues. All leagues located at your favorite neighborhood bar, so come on out and blow off some steam!

Upcoming Flip Cup Leagues in Denver

How to Sign Up

  • Yes! You can sign up together even if you do not have a full team!
  • Have Captain “create team” & Note Estimated Players
  • Teammates Join “team” (Before signup deadline)
  • Once Registration is closed  we will merge you with other small groups and free-agents
  • Signing up as a solo player is the best way to meet people in Denver!
  • We will place you with a small group and/or other free agents to form a full team after the registration closes.
  • If you have a friend that decides to sign up just have them note to be put on the same team as you!
  • Minimum players for a full flip cup team is 10. If you do not meet this minimum your team will be merged with free agents.
  • A Captain must create a team and all the team members must “join” the team. The Captain can pay for everyone or you can split up the fees among team members.
  • Play Mile High Flip Cup FAQ

    What can I expect at a Play Mile High flip cup league?

    A premiere, FUN experience! Plan to arrive at the bar 10-15 minutes before game time to meet up with your teammates and get ready to play in your Denver flip cup league. You’ll play best of 7 series, so minimum of 4 games. Once your game ends, the night is just beginning. Stick around to get to know your fellow flip cuppers and take advantage of bar specials!

    How competitive are the flip cup leagues?

    We’re all about being social here at Play Mile High! Play Mile High flip cup leagues are all about meeting new people and having a good time. Shoot us an email if you have questions!

    How many people do I need for a full flip cup team?

    All flip cup teams are required to have a minimum of 10 players. If you and your crew don’t have a full roster, we’ll merge you with another small group. FYI – merged teams generally have extra players to protect against forfeits. If you’d like to make sure you have a larger or smaller team, you can register as a prepaid team which allows you determine the amount of players on your team.

    How much does it cost to join Play Mile High flip cup?

    You can expect your Denver flip cupl league to be anywhere from $40-$55 per player for the entire season. Registration fees are dependent on location and day of the week, so be sure to check the league details carefully. After you sign up, everything else is taken care of for you. Your registration includes league shirt, referees, venue costs, insurance, equipment, prizes, league management and so much more!

    Don’t forget, when you sign up with Play Mile High, your league registration helps provide free youth sports programs in Denver through the Volo City Kids Foundation. #playwithpurpose

    What are the Play Mile High flip cup gender requirements?

    While many Play Mile High leagues do have gender requirements, Play Mile High flip cup leagues do not have any gender requirements.

  • Play Mile High Flip Cup Rules


    • Best of 7 series
      • In the event of a “tie” to end a round, the two players who tied will have a “Flip-Off”
      • A Flip-Off is a 1 vs. 1, 2 cups version of flip cup
    • Each round starts with “Up, Down, Drink”
    • Minimum of 6 players, no maximum
      • You must have an even number of players per team
      • No player is allowed to flip 2 cup
    • You do NOT need to drink beer, but each player must have some sort of liquid in the cup they are flipping. The level of liquid must be at least one finger height from the bottom of the cup.


    • For Traditional Kickball and Dodgeball – flip cup is worth 1 point towards overall standings
    • For Cup In Hand Kickball – flip cup is worth 2 points towards overall standings


    • The flow of flippers will always go in the same direction each round as determined from the first round
    • The person who starts Round 1 will be determined as follows:
      • The person (side) closest to the front door of the bar on the end of the table
      • The person next to this player will be the second person to flip
    • The person who starts Round 2 will be determined as follows:
      • The second person who flipped a cup from Round 1
    • Future rounds follow this pattern, so everyone knows how many games have been completed already

Post Game Social

We are known as the most social league in Denver and that’s because we care about the bar experience!

What to expect at the bar

  • Food & Drink Specials
  • Dedicated space & reserved tables for your league
  • League staff at the bar
  • When possible, multiple sports will go to the same bar so you can meet lots of new people!

Player Perks

  • Players registered with Play Mile High enjoy player perks such as:
    • Team T-Shirts
    • Referees
    • Equipment
    • Prizes
    • End of Season Free Beer Party
    • Special Sponsor Opportunities (see what can happen in our leagues!)
    • Invitation to all Play Mile High & Volo City Events


  • 6 Weeks + 1 Weeks of Playoffs
  • 2 Matches Each Week (best of 9)
  • 7v7 Matches
  • 1 survivor game per week (Every man for themselves vs entire league)
  • Winner of survivor wins a free pitcher
  • MIN 10 people to have a team
  • Minimum of 3 to play each week

Contact Us

For assistance and inquiries about scheduling, rules, and officiating, contact us at!

To learn more about Play Mile High, read About Us or our Frequently Asked Questions.