Upcoming Events in the Austin & San Antonio Area

  • January Standard Swiss Sunday, January 12, 2020 - Sunday, February 02, 2020 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 6:25 firm. EF: $20.00 all. For online entry AND payment, click here.

  • Austin Blitz Championship Tournament Saturday, January 25, 2020 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM Hilton Garden Inn - Austin North 12400 N IH 35 Building C Austin, Texas 78753 United States of America Hosted by Austin Kids2 Half day G/5, d3 event in two sections (U1200 in am, Open event in pm). $1000 in prizes based on 120 combined entries. Choose one of the two sections. Each section is limited to 70 players.
  • Harmony Winter Scholastic Chess Tournament Saturday, February 01, 2020 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM Harmony Science Academy 12200 Anderson Mill Rd Austin, Texas 78726 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks

    Rated Scholastic tournament for players rated U1300. Online registration is now open. No onsites. Read our Parental Expectations. January Supplement ratings will be used for pairing purposes and section placement.

  • Harmony Winter Chess Tournament - Open Section Saturday, February 01, 2020 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Harmony Science Academy 12200 Anderson Mill Rd Austin, Texas 78726 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks

    Open section associated with the 2020 Harmony Winter Scholastic Tournament. Youth participating MUST have reached 1200 at some point in their rating history. All adults are welcome. February Supplement ratings will be used for pairing purposes.

  • 2020 Region VI Scholastic Championships Saturday, February 08, 2020 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM Dwight Middle School 2454 W. Southcross San Antonio, Texas 78211 United States of America Hosted by Complete Chess Scholastic Tournament in 14 sections for residents of Region VI. Winners of the championship sections are named Regional Champions!
  • February Quick-Rated G/24 Swiss Sunday, February 09, 2020 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 6:25 firm. EF: $10.00 all.
  • 11th annual Southwest Class Championships Thursday, February 13, 2020 - Monday, February 17, 2020 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.

  • February Standard Swiss Sunday, February 16, 2020 - Sunday, March 08, 2020 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 6:25 firm. EF: $20.00 all. Online entry available soon.

  • Scholastic Tournament at Bob Hope Elementary Saturday, February 22, 2020 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Bob Hope Elementary 3022 Reforma Dr San Antonio, Texas 78211 United States of America Hosted by Bob Hope Elementary

    USCF rated scholastic tournament in 7 sections. 5SS, G/30, d5. Registration limited to the first 200.

  • 2020 Waco Chess Club February Swiss Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Lake Shore Baptist Church 5801 Bishop Dr Waco, Texas 76710 United States of America Hosted by Waco Chess Club One day tournament, cash prizes. Onsite entries only
  • 2020 Texas State Scholastic Championships - SOUTH Friday, March 06, 2020 - Sunday, March 08, 2020 McAllen Convention Center 700 Convention Center Blvd. McAllen, Texas 78501 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 Houston Marriott Westchase 2900 Briarpark Drive Houston, Texas 77042 United States of America Hosted by Dallas Chess Club State Championship tournament in many sections! 7SS, time controls dependent on section. Please note - you may compete in either the North or South Championships, OR both!
  • March Quick-Rated G/24 Swiss Sunday, March 15, 2020 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 6:25 firm. EF: $10.00 all.
  • The $10,000 Lone Star open Friday, March 20, 2020 8:00 PM - 8:00 PM DoubleTree by Hilton 15747 John F. Kennedy Blvd (take the JFK exit off of Beltway 8 in north Houston near IAH Airport) Houston, Texas 77032 United States of America Hosted by Francisco Guadalupe 5SS Open event with side events.
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  • Scholastic K-12 Tournament (at the Lone Star Open) Saturday, March 21, 2020 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM DoubleTree by Hilton 15747 John F. Kennedy Blvd (take the JFK exit off of Beltway 8 in north Houston near IAH Airport) Houston, Texas 77032 United States of America Hosted by Francisco Guadalupe Rated 4SS, G/30, d5 in 4 sections.
  • 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 6SSin 3 sections with a guaranteed prize fund of $4025. ALL USCF members eligible to compete for place prizes.July 2020 supplement! Online registration is open!