Upcoming Events in the Austin & San Antonio Area

  • August Swiss Sunday, August 06, 2017 - Sunday, August 20, 2017 Bridge Center of Austin 6700 Middle Fiskville Road next to Taj Palace Austin, Texas 78752 United States of America Hosted by Austin Chess Club G/90 with 30 sec. increment per move. 3 round Swiss. Sections dependent on turnout. All entries must be paid by 6:20 firm. EF: $15.00 all. For online entry AND payment, click here.
  • G/24 Quick-Rated Swiss Sunday, August 27, 2017 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM Bridge Center of Austin 6700 Middle Fiskville Rd next to Taj Palace Austin, Texas 78752 United States of America Hosted by Austin Chess Club G/24 with 5 sec. delay per move. 3 Round Swiss. Sections dependent on turnout. All entries must be paid by 6:20 firm. EF: $10.00 all. Online registration/payment at this link
  • 83rd Annual Southwest Open Thursday, August 31, 2017 - Monday, September 04, 2017 Sheraton DFW Airport Hote 4440 W. John Carpenter Fwy. Irving, Texas 75063 United States of America Hosted by Texas Chess Association 4 Sections and scholastic side events. $7500 guarenteed.
  • September Swiss Sunday, September 10, 2017 - Sunday, September 24, 2017 Bridge Center of Austin 6700 Middle Fiskville Road next to Taj Palace Austin, Texas 78752 United States of America Hosted by Austin Chess Club G/90 with 30 sec. increment per move. 3 round Swiss. Sections dependent on turnout. All entries must be paid by 6:20 firm. EF: $15.00 all. For online entry AND payment, click here.
  • 2017 Meridian Scholastic Chess Tournament Saturday, September 30, 2017 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM Meridian World School 2555 North IH 35 Round Rock, Texas 78664 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks Scholastic tournament only for players rated U1400.
    Read our Parental Expectations. Before registering, you MUST update your player's grade level and school information.
    You must register online. No onsite entries allowed.
  • Meridian Chess Tournament - Open Section Saturday, September 30, 2017 8:45 AM - 6:00 PM Meridian World School 2555 North IH 35q Round Rock, Texas 78664 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks

    Open section associated with the Meridian Scholastic Tournament.Youth participating MUST have reached 1200 at some point in their rating's history. All adults are welcome. Current USCF membership required.
    Before registering, PLEASE update your player's grade level and school information.
    Please register online. NO onsite entries.

  • 21st Annual North/Central Texas Grade Championship Thursday, November 02, 2017 - Saturday, November 04, 2017 Hilton Houston North 12400 Greenspoint Dr Houston, Texas 77060 United States of America Hosted by Dallas Chess Club 1 Section for each Grade Level. Winner of each is State Champion!
  • Salute to Veterans: First Annual Southern   K-12​th​ South Grades Championship Saturday, November 11, 2017 - Sunday, November 12, 2017 Dr. M L Garza Charter School 4129 Greenwood Dr Corpus Christi, Texas 78416 United States of America Hosted by Optimist Coastal Bend Chess Federation 7 Rounds Swiss System Chess Tournament (no elimination) . Open to Texas residents and Texas schools only. 13 separate tournaments, one per grade (K-12). Limited to the first 500 entries.
  • 2017 Turkey Shoot Saturday, November 18, 2017 - Sunday, November 19, 2017 Hornbeak Bldg 4450 Medical Dr. San Antonio, Texas 78229 United States of America Hosted by San Antonio Chess Club

    Save the date!

  • 8th Annual Austin Chess Club Championship Friday, January 05, 2018 - Sunday, January 07, 2018 Austin Bridge Center 6700 Middle Fiskville Road next to Taj Palace Austin, Texas 78752 United States of America Hosted by Austin Chess Club 5SS in 3 sections with $3400 in guaranteed prizes. ALL USCF members eligible to compete for prizes. Note: No "playing up".
    Registration open!
  • 2018 Texas State Scholastic Championships - NORTH/CENTRAL Friday, March 09, 2018 - Sunday, March 11, 2018 Houston Marriott Westchase 900 Briarpark Dr Houston, Texas 77042 United States of America Hosted by Dallas Chess Club State Championship tournament in many sections! 7SS, time controls dependent on section. Registration available in early 2018. Please note - you may compete in either the North or South Championships, OR both!