Upcoming Events in the Austin & San Antonio Area

  • San Antonio City Championship Saturday, July 30, 2016 - Sunday, July 31, 2016 Hornbeak Bldg 3rd Flr. 4450 Medical Dr San Antonio, Texas 78259 United States of America Hosted by 2-day tournament to determine the San Antonio City Champion. Full & Half entry options available
  • USCF Quick-Rated G/24 Swiss Sunday, July 31, 2016 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 (will try for three sections). All entries must be paid by 6:20 firm. EF: $10.00 all. Online registration/payment at this link
  • Chess Camp at The Best in Class Education Center Monday, August 01, 2016 - Friday, August 05, 2016 Best in Class Education Center 13376 Research Blvd Ste 127 Austin, Texas 78750 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.
  • August Swiss Sunday, August 07, 2016 - Sunday, August 21, 2016 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, click here
  • Summer Chess Camp #4 at North Austin Mathnasium Monday, August 08, 2016 - Friday, August 12, 2016 North Austin Mathnasium 10401 Anderson Mill Rd #109A Austin, Texas 78750 United States of America Hosted by North Austin Mathnasium Summer Chess Camp at Mathnasium! Featuring National Master Paul Chaplin, this camp offers five exciting full days immersed in a fun yet structured hybrid learning environment. Offering beginning and advanced grouping, individual and team competitions, t-shirts, awards and prizes!! Registration open!
  • 5th Annual Austin/San Antonio Shoot Out Saturday, August 27, 2016 9:45 AM - 8:00 PM Grady's Bar-B-Q 6510 San Pedro Ave (at Jackson-Keller, about 1.5 miles INSIDE Loop 410) San Antonio, Texas 78216 United States of America Hosted by San Antonio Chess Club & Austin Chess Club Two round rated tournament...25 boards...Austin vs. San Antonio!
    Tentative List of Participants!

  • USCF Quick-Rated G/24 Swiss Sunday, August 28, 2016 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 (will try for three sections). All entries must be paid by 6:20 firm. EF: $10.00 all. Online registration/payment at this link
  • 2016 North American Junior (U20) Chess Championships Thursday, September 01, 2016 - Monday, September 05, 2016 Doubletree DFW Airport North 4441 W. John Carpenter Fwy. Irving, Texas 75063 United States of America Hosted by USCF & Franc Guadalupe Another National Championship comes to Texas! 9SS, G/90, inc 30. 2 Sections: Open and Girls. Tournament is open to players born on or after January 1st 1996. Players must be from USA, Mexico, Bermuda and Canada. USCF rated (membership must be valid thru September 2016).
  • 82nd Annual Southwest Open Friday, September 02, 2016 - Monday, September 05, 2016 Doubletree DFW Airport North 4441 W. John Carpenter Fwy. Irving, Texas 75063 United States of America Hosted by Dallas Chess Club 7 SS in 3 sections with lots of great prizes! One-day scholastic tournament as well.
  • 2016 Meridian Chess Tournament Saturday, September 17, 2016 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

    5SS, G/30, d5 in 9 scholastic sections. Open section also available. Registration is now open. Scholastic sections limited to the first 400 players, total.

  • Scholastic Chess Tournament at Kealing Middle School Saturday, November 05, 2016 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM Kealing Middle School 1607 Pennsylvania Ave Austin, Texas 78702 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks Scholastic tournament in 11 sections. Save the date! Details will be published and the tournament opened for registration in early September.
  • Scholastic Chess Tournament at Casis Elementary Saturday, January 28, 2017 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Casis Elementary 2710 Exposition Blvd Austin, Texas 78703 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks Scholastic tournament in many sections. Entries limited to 400. Registration opens in early fall. Save the date!