Upcoming Events in the Austin & San Antonio Area

  • TURUP (Checkmate) - Opening Night Film Screening Friday, April 20, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Regal Cinemas Arbor 8 at Great Hills 9828 Great Hills Trail Austin, Texas 78759 United States of America Hosted by Indie Meme.Org You are invited to a CHESS film screening. TURUP (Checkmate)-Opening Night Film at imff2018@Austin will be playing at the Regal Cinema Arbor 8 at Great Hills.
  • Austin Kids2 April Open at Spicewood Springs Rd Saturday, April 21, 2018 - Sunday, April 22, 2018 8650 Spicewood Spring Rd Ste 114B Austin, Texas 7875 United States of America Hosted by Austin Kids 2 2 day USCF rated open tournament aimed at players 1500 and above. Limited seating - register asap!
  • April G/24 Swiss Sunday, April 22, 2018 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.
  • Alamo Heights JH Scholastic Tournament Saturday, April 28, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Alamo Heights Junior High 7607 N New Braunfels Ave San Antonio, Texas 78209 United States of America Hosted by Alamo Heights Junior School Tournament for all scholastic players. Save the Date! Details coming soon.
  • April Unrated Blitz Swiss Sunday, April 29, 2018 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM 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/5 with 3 second delay per move. Number of rounds, sections dependent on turnout. All entries must be paid by 6:20 firm. EF: $10.00 all. USCF membership is NOT required for this event!
  • 2018 San Antonio Chess Club Championship Thursday, May 03, 2018 - Thursday, May 31, 2018 Lions Field Clubhouse 2809 BroadwaySt San Antonio, Texas 78209 United States of America Hosted by San Antonio Chess Club 5 SS, G/90 inc 5. One game is played each Thursday evening in May.
  • May G/90 Swiss Sunday, May 06, 2018 - Sunday, May 27, 2018 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. 4 round Swiss. Sections dependent on turnout. All entries must be paid by 6:20 firm. EF: $20.00 all.
  • Summer Chess Camp Monday, June 04, 2018 - Friday, June 08, 2018 Kirby Hall School 306 W 29th St Austin, Texas 78705 United States of America Hosted by Jorn Dammann & Kirby Hall School Summer morning chess camp for intermediate and advanced chess players (minimum rating of 1000) in grades 2 thru 8. Limited to 15 participants.
  • St. Andrew's Summer Chess Camp Monday, June 04, 2018 - Friday, June 08, 2018 St. Andrew's Episcopal School Lower Campus 1112 West 31st Street Austin, Texas 78705 United States of America Hosted by St. Andrews Camps and Rocks & Rooks A fun and instructive way for students of all ages to learn and improve their chess game! Organized and run by local area instructors.
  • Summer Scholastic Chess Tournament at NYOS Saturday, June 09, 2018 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM NYOS Charter School 12301 N Lamar Blvd Austin, Texas 78753 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks For players in grades PK-11 during the 2017-2018school year. Scholastic sections grouped by rating only (mixed ages). All players must be FULL USCF MEMBERS (no JTP's). Please read our Parental Expectations. BEFORE registering.
    Save the date. Registration is open. Limited to the first 150 PAID entries.
  • Summer Open Section Chess Tournament at NYOS Saturday, June 09, 2018 8:45 AM - 6:00 PM NYOS Charter School 12301 N Lamar Blvd Austin, Texas 78753 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks For all adults and any youth currently rated 1200 or higher. With enough registrations, multiple sections will be created. All players must be FULL USCF MEMBERS. Save the date. Registration opens April 1st!
  • Summer Chess Camp #1 at Cedar Park Mathnasium Monday, June 11, 2018 - Friday, June 15, 2018 Cedar Park Mathnasium 13010 W Parmer Lane Ste #100 Cedar Park, Texas 78613 United States of America Hosted by Cedar Park Mathnasium Summer Chess Camp at Cedar Park Mathnasium! Five exciting days immersed in a fun yet structured hybrid learning environment. Featuring beginning and advanced grouping, individual and team competitions, giant chess sets, t-shirts, awards and prizes!! Registration open!
  • Summer Chess Camp #1 at Active Minds Monday, June 25, 2018 - Friday, June 29, 2018 Active Minds 13010 W Parmer Lane Ste #200 Cedar Park, Texas 78613 United States of America Hosted by Active Minds Summer Chess Camp at Active Minds! Five exciting days immersed in a fun yet structured hybrid learning environment. Featuring beginning and advanced grouping, individual and team competitions, giant chess sets, t-shirts, awards and prizes!! Registration now open!
  • San Antonio City Championship Saturday, June 30, 2018 - Tuesday, July 10, 2018 Hornbeak Bldg 3rd Flr. 4450 Medical Dr San Antonio, Texas 78229 United States of America Hosted by San Antonio Chess Club 2-day tournament to determine the San Antonio City Champion. Full & Half entry options available. USCF membership required. Save the Date! More info coming soon!
  • 4th Austin Chess Club Summer Open Friday, July 06, 2018 - Sunday, July 08, 2018 Austin Bridge Center 6700 Middle Fiskville Road next to Taj Palace Austin, Texas 78752 United States of America Hosted by Austin Chess Club Registration opens March 1st! 5SS in 3 sections with an increased prize fund of $4025 in guaranteed prizes. ALL USCF members eligible to compete for place prizes. Note: No "playing up". (See tournament description for full details and special cases.) July 2018 supplement!

  • Summer Chess Camp #2 at Cedar Park Mathnasium Monday, July 09, 2018 - Friday, July 13, 2018 Cedar Park Mathnasium 13010 W Parmer Lane Ste #100 Cedar Park, Texas 78613 United States of America Hosted by Cedar Park Mathnasium Summer Chess Camp at Cedar Park Mathnasium! Five exciting days immersed in a fun yet structured hybrid learning environment. Featuring beginning and advanced grouping, individual and team competitions, giant chess sets, t-shirts, awards and prizes!! Registration open!
  • Chess Camp #1 at The Lodge Monday, July 16, 2018 - Friday, July 20, 2018 The Lodge 1401 South Interstate 35 #120 Round Rock, Texas 78664 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks A fun and instructive way for students of all ages to learn and improve their chess game! Organized and run by local area instructors.
  • Houston Summer Chess Festival Friday, July 20, 2018 - Sunday, July 22, 2018 DoubleTree by Hilton Houston North 15747 John F. Kennedy Blvd. near IAH Airport – take JFK Blvd. exit off of Beltway 8 West Houston, Texas 77032 United States of America Hosted by Cajun Chess

    5SS, longer time controls, cash prizes.

  • Scholastic Tournament at the Houston Summer Chess Festival Saturday, July 21, 2018 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM DoubleTree by Hilton Houston North 15747 John F. Kennedy Blvd. near IAH Airport – take JFK Blvd. exit off of Beltway 8 West Houston, Texas 77032 United States of America Hosted by Cajun Chess

    Scholastic Individual Tournament, 4SS, G/30 d5, 1-day only (Saturday). Awards to all players.

  • Summer Chess Camp #2 at Active Minds Monday, July 23, 2018 - Friday, July 27, 2018 Active Minds 13010 W Parmer Lane Ste #200 Cedar Park, Texas 78613 United States of America Hosted by Active Minds Summer Chess Camp at Active Minds! Five exciting days immersed in a fun yet structured hybrid learning environment. Featuring beginning and advanced grouping, individual and team competitions, giant chess sets, t-shirts, awards and prizes!! Registration now open!
  • Chess Camp #2 at The Lodge Monday, August 06, 2018 - Friday, August 10, 2018 The Lodge 1401 South Interstate 35 #120 Round Rock, Texas 78664 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks A fun and instructive way for students of all ages to learn and improve their chess game! Organized and run by local area instructors.
  • Summer Chess Camp #3 at Cedar Park Mathnasium Monday, August 06, 2018 - Friday, August 10, 2018 Cedar Park Mathnasium 13010 W Parmer Lane Ste #100 Cedar Park, Texas 78613 United States of America Hosted by Cedar Park Mathnasium Summer Chess Camp at Cedar Park Mathnasium! Five exciting days immersed in a fun yet structured hybrid learning environment. Featuring beginning and advanced grouping, individual and team competitions, giant chess sets, t-shirts, awards and prizes!! Registration open!
  • Texas Girls State Championships 2018 Saturday, September 29, 2018 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM St. Alban's Episcopal School 1417 East Austin Avenue Harlingen, Texas 78550 United States of America Hosted by Victor Bailey A TCA event open to all girls who attend both public and private schools in Texas. Five individual state titles and three state team titles will be awarded!