Upcoming Events in the Austin & San Antonio Area

  • Unrated G/5 Speed Chess Event Sunday, August 25, 2019 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 2 second delay per move. Number of rounds, sections dependent on turnout. All entries must be paid by 6:20 firm. EF: $5 all. USCF membership is NOT required for this event!
    Note: NO online entries.

  • September Standard Swiss Sunday, September 08, 2019 - Sunday, September 29, 2019 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. For online entry AND payment, click here.

  • 2019 Meridian Scholastic Chess Tournament Saturday, September 14, 2019 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

    Rated Scholastic tournament for players rated U1400. Open for registration. You MUST update your player's grade level for the 2019-2020 school year before you can register.
    Read our Parental Expectations.
    Ratings listed are not final. Once September supplement ratings are published, players' sections will be adjusted up as necessary. Please email after 9/1 to request a section decrease.

  • 2019 Meridian Chess Tournament - Open Section Saturday, September 14, 2019 8:45 AM - 6:00 PM Meridian World School 2555 North IH 35 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. All youth participants must update their grade level BEFORE registering.

  • Nigel Short Simul Austin Sunday, September 15, 2019 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM La Quinta Inn & Suites 7625 E Ben White Blvd Austin, Texas 78741 United States of America Hosted by Complete Chess Come play former world champion candidate Nigel Short in a 25-board simultaneous exhibition! $70 pre-registration required. Attending the simultaneous exhibition will allow you free entry to the lecture. (No additional sign-up necessary.)
  • Saturday Scholastic Tournament Austin Saturday, September 21, 2019 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM La Quinta Inn & Suites 7625 E Ben White Blvd Austin, Texas 78741 United States of America Hosted by Compete Chess Scholastic 5SS, G/25,d5. Sections based on grade and rating.
  • Saturday Swiss Austin Saturday, September 28, 2019 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM La Quinta Inn & Suites 7625 E Ben White Blvd Austin, Texas 78741 United States of America Hosted by Complete Chess Monthly 1-day swiss. 3SS, G/75, d5. Ratings above 1000 preferred.
  • 2019 TCA Texas Girl’s State Championship Saturday, October 05, 2019 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM South Texas Academy for Medical Professions 10650 N. Expressway 77 Olmito, 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!
  • Saturday Scholastic Tournament Austin Saturday, October 12, 2019 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM La Quinta Inn & Suites 7625 E Ben White Blvd Austin, Texas 78741 United States of America Hosted by Compete Chess Scholastic 5SS, G/25,d5. Sections based on grade and rating.
  • 2019 AustinKids2 Scholastic Tournament Saturday, October 19, 2019 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hilton Garden Inn - Austin North 12400 N IH 35 Building C Austin, Texas 78753 United States of America Hosted by Austin Kids2

    Rated Scholastic tournament for players rated U1400 in 3 RATED scholastic sections:K-3 U400, K-5 U800, K-12 any. You MUST update your player's grade level for the 2019-2020 school year before you can register.
    Read our Parental Expectations.
    Ratings listed are not final. Once October supplement ratings are published, players' sections will be adjusted up as necessary. Please email after 10/1 to request a section decrease. Registration opens Sunday, 8/25!

  • 23rd Annual Texas Grade Championships Friday, November 01, 2019 - Sunday, November 03, 2019 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!
  • 2019 Fall Scholastic Chess Tournament at Casis Elementary Saturday, November 09, 2019 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM Casis Elementary 2710 Exposition Blvd Austin, Texas 78703 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks

    Rated Scholastic tournament for players rated U1400. SAVE THE DATE!!!
    Read our Parental Expectations.

  • 2019 Fall Casis Chess Tournament - Open Section Saturday, November 09, 2019 8:45 AM - 6:00 PM Casis Elementary 2710 Exposition Blvd Austin, Texas 78703 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks

    Open section associated with the 2019 Fall Casis Scholastic Tournament.Youth participating MUST have reached 1200 at some point in their rating's history. All adults are welcome. SAVE THE DATE!

  • 10th Annual Austin Chess Club Championship Friday, January 03, 2020 - Sunday, January 05, 2020 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 $4025 in guaranteed prizes. ALL USCF members eligible to compete for prizes. No "playing up".
    Register online today!

  • 2020 Texas State Scholastic Championships - SOUTH Friday, March 06, 2020 - Sunday, March 08, 2020 TBD , Texas United States of America Hosted by Texas Chess Association State Championship tournament in many sections! 7SS, time controls dependent on section. Registration available in early 2020. Please note - you may compete in either the North or South Championships, OR both!
  • 2020 Texas State Scholastic Championships - NORTH/CENTRAL Friday, March 13, 2020 - Sunday, March 15, 2020 TBD , Texas 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 2020. Please note - you may compete in either the North or South Championships, OR both!
  • 5th Austin Chess Club Summer Open Friday, July 03, 2020 - Sunday, July 05, 2020 Austin Bridge Center 6700 Middle Fiskville Road next to Taj Palace Austin, Texas 78752 United States of America Hosted by Austin Chess Club 5SSin 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! Online registration opens this fall!