Upcoming Events in the Austin & San Antonio Area

  • John Jay Scholastic Tournament Saturday, September 20, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM John Jay High School 7611 Marbach Road One half mile inside Loop 410 San Antonio, Texas 78227 United States of America Hosted by John Jay High School Chess Club 5 rounds, Swiss System pairings, time control: Game/30, 5 sec delay, non-rated
    Open to all Elementary school, Middle school and High School players
    5 sections – individual and team trophies
  • G/15 USCF-Quick-Rated Swiss Sunday, September 21, 2014 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/15 with 5 sec. delay per move. Five rounds, sections determined by turnout. Quick rated. Prizes and pairings based upon quick ratings. $10 entry. 50% of entries returned as prizes! USCF Membership required. Must not expire before September 30, 2014.
  • Austin Kids #54 Saturday, September 27, 2014 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM La Quinta Inn, Austin North 7622 I-35 North Austin, Texas 78752 United States of America Hosted by Austin Kids Chess Club

    A one-day rated tournament for all ages
    Open & U1600 play a 3SS, G/85, d5
    Prizes: $525 guaranteed

  • San Antonio Families #3 Saturday, October 18, 2014 8:15 AM - 6:30 PM Weston Centre Geekdom event floor 112 E Pecan St San Antonio, Texas 78205 United States of America Hosted by Castle Chess of San Antonio Rated tournament for advance scholastic players and adults (minimum ratings for both groups will apply). Save the date! Registration information coming soon!
  • Scholastic Chess Tournament at Kealing Middle School Saturday, October 18, 2014 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Kealing Middle School 1607 Pennsylvania Ave Austin, Texas 78702 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks Please note the new round times!
    USCF rated chess tournament in 9 RATED sections. Scholastic sections: K-3 any, K-3 U500, K-3 U300, K-5 any, K-5 U800, K-5 U500, K-12 any, K-12 U800. Open section for all adults and scholastic players rated 1200 and up. Read our Parental Expectations before registering.
  • GM Wesley So visits Austin Monday, October 20, 2014 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Laura Bush Library 9411 Bee Caves Rd Austin, Texas 78733 United States of America Hosted by Westlake Chess Association & Laura Bush Library GM So will be giving Chess Lectures (free admission to everyone) in Austin!
  • Simul with GM Wesley So Saturday, October 25, 2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Laura Bush Library 9411 Bee Caves Rd Austin, Texas 78733 United States of America Hosted by Westlake Chess Association & Laura Bush Library Simuls with GM Wesley So for all ages. Preregistration required.
  • 2014 Texas Collegiate Championships Friday, October 31, 2014 - Sunday, November 02, 2014 Sheraton DFW Airport Hotel 4440 John Carpenter Freeway (Highway 114) Irving, Texas 75063 United States of America Hosted by Dallas Chess Club Tournament to determine Texas College Champion. Must attend a Texas 2 or 4-year College or University in order to participate.
  • 2014 Texas Grade Championships Saturday, November 01, 2014 - Sunday, November 02, 2014 Sheraton DFW Airport Hotel 4440 John Carpenter Freeway (Highway 114) Irving, Texas 75063 United States of America Hosted by Dallas Chess Club 1 Section for each Grade Level. Winner of each is State Champion!
  • San Antonio Families #4 Saturday, November 08, 2014 8:15 AM - 6:30 PM Weston Centre Geekdom event floor 112 E Pecan St San Antonio, Texas 78205 United States of America Hosted by Castle Chess of San Antonio Rated tournament for advance scholastic players and adults (minimum ratings for both groups will apply). Save the date! Registration information coming soon!
  • Scholastic Tournament at Spicewood Elementary Saturday, November 15, 2014 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Spicewood Elementary 11601 Olson Drive Austin, Texas 78750 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks Please review the new round times.
    USCF rated chess tournament in 9 RATED sections. Scholastic sections: K-3 any, K-3 U500, K-3 U300, K-5 any, K-5 U800, K-5 U500, K-12 any, K-12 U800. Open section for all adults and scholastic players rated 1200 and up. Read our Parental Expectations before registering.
  • San Antonio Families #5 Saturday, December 06, 2014 8:15 AM - 6:30 PM Weston Centre Geekdom event floor 112 E Pecan St San Antonio, Texas 78205 United States of America Hosted by Castle Chess of San Antonio Rated tournament for advance scholastic players and adults (minimum ratings for both groups will apply). Save the date! Registration information coming soon!
  • 5th Annual Austin Chess Club Championship Friday, January 02, 2015 - Sunday, January 04, 2015 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 guaranteed prizes.
  • San Antonio Families #6 Saturday, January 10, 2015 8:15 AM - 6:30 PM Weston Centre Geekdom event floor 112 E Pecan St San Antonio, Texas 78205 United States of America Hosted by Castle Chess of San Antonio Rated tournament for advance scholastic players and adults (minimum ratings for both groups will apply). Save the date! Registration information coming soon!
  • 2015 Region VI Scholastic Championships at Patsy Sommer Elementary Saturday, February 07, 2015 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM Patsy Sommer Elementary 16200 Avery Ranch Blvd Austin, Texas 78717 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks

    Save the date!!! Details available in the fall of 2014.

  • San Antonio Families #7 Saturday, February 14, 2015 8:15 AM - 6:30 PM Weston Centre Geekdom event floor 112 E Pecan St San Antonio, Texas 78205 United States of America Hosted by Castle Chess of San Antonio Rated tournament for advance scholastic players and adults (minimum ratings for both groups will apply). Save the date! Registration information coming soon!
  • Scholastic Tournament at Casis Elementary Saturday, March 07, 2015 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Casis Elementary 2710 Exposition Blvd Austin, Texas 78703 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks Save the date! Details will be posted in late summer, and online registration will be available in early Winter.
  • San Antonio Families #8 Saturday, March 14, 2015 8:15 AM - 6:30 PM Weston Centre Geekdom event floor 112 E Pecan St San Antonio, Texas 78205 United States of America Hosted by Castle Chess of San Antonio Rated tournament for advance scholastic players and adults (minimum ratings for both groups will apply). Save the date! Registration information coming soon!
  • 2015 Texas State Scholastic Championships Saturday, March 28, 2015 - Sunday, March 29, 2015 TBA TBA McAllen, Texas TBA United States of America Hosted by Texas Chess Association State Championship tournament in many sections! More information coming soon.
  • San Antonio Families #9 Saturday, April 11, 2015 8:15 AM - 6:30 PM Weston Centre Geekdom event floor 112 E Pecan St San Antonio, Texas 78205 United States of America Hosted by Castle Chess of San Antonio Rated tournament for advance scholastic players and adults (minimum ratings for both groups will apply). Save the date! Registration information coming soon!
  • 2015 Austin Area Scholastic and Open Championships Saturday, April 11, 2015 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Laurel Mountain Elementary 10111 D-K Ranch Road Austin, Texas 78759 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks

    A one-day tournament with sections for all ages. The winner of each championship section is a 2014 Austin Area Champion!
    Save the date. Details coming soon!

  • San Antonio Families #10 Saturday, May 09, 2015 8:15 AM - 6:30 PM Weston Centre Geekdom event floor 112 E Pecan St San Antonio, Texas 78205 United States of America Hosted by Castle Chess of San Antonio Rated tournament for advance scholastic players and adults (minimum ratings for both groups will apply). Save the date! Registration information coming soon!
  • San Antonio Families #11 Saturday, June 13, 2015 8:15 AM - 6:30 PM Weston Centre Geekdom event floor 112 E Pecan St San Antonio, Texas 78205 United States of America Hosted by Castle Chess of San Antonio Rated tournament for advance scholastic players and adults (minimum ratings for both groups will apply). Save the date! Registration information coming soon!
  • San Antonio Families #12 Saturday, July 11, 2015 8:15 AM - 6:30 PM Weston Centre Geekdom event floor 112 E Pecan St San Antonio, Texas 78205 United States of America Hosted by Castle Chess of San Antonio Rated tournament for advance scholastic players and adults (minimum ratings for both groups will apply). Save the date! Registration information coming soon!