Upcoming Events in the Austin & San Antonio Area

  • BACH and PEACE Open Saturday, October 28, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM First Baptist Church 631 S School St Boerne, Texas 78006 United States of America Hosted by BACH & PEACE Chess Clubs Scholastic chess tournament, limited to the first 200 players. Registration open now.
  • 21st Annual North/Central Texas Grade Championship Friday, November 03, 2017 - Sunday, November 05, 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!
  • 2017 Chess in the Park Sunday, November 05, 2017 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Wooldridge Square Park 900 Guadalupe Street (9th & Guadalupe - Downtown) Austin, Texas 78701 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks and The Austin Parks Foundation

    Chess outdoors in Wooldridge park! Unrated 4 round G/20 tournament for all ages! Registration opens soon.

  • 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 5SS Open tournament with $$ 2,725 in prizes (based on 80 full entries, 2/3 guaranteed)
  • 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!
  • Scholastic Chess Tournament at Casis Elementary Saturday, January 27, 2018 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM Casis Elementary 2710 Exposition Blvd Austin, Texas 78703 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks

    Scholastic event in many sections, limited to the first 400 PAID participants. An open section for adults and advanced youth will also be offered. Save the date! Registration will open later this fall.

  • 9th annual Southwest Class Championships Thursday, February 15, 2018 - Monday, February 19, 2018 DFW Airport Marriott South 4151 Centreport Blvd. Ft Worth, Texas 76155 United States of America Hosted by Continental Chess Association

    9SS in 8 sections (may play up 1 section only), cash prizes, multiple schedules available.
    View the Event TLA for more tournament & hotel info.

  • 2018 Region VI Scholastic Championships Saturday, February 24, 2018 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM McAuliffe Middle School 9390 SW Loop 410 San Antonio, Texas 78242 United States of America Hosted by San Antonio Scholastic Chess

    Registration is now open online.

  • 2018 Texas State Scholastic Championships - SOUTH Saturday, March 03, 2018 - Sunday, March 04, 2018 Edinburg North High School 3101 N. Closner Edinburg, Texas 78541 United States of America Hosted by Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District 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!
  • 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!