Upcoming Events in the Austin & San Antonio Area

  • GCC 2019 Championships Wednesday, November 06, 2019 - Wednesday, December 18, 2019 Georgetown Public Library - 2nd floor community room 402 W 8th St, Georgetown Georgetown, Texas 78626 United States of America Hosted by Georgetown Chess Club 6SS, G/90 30 inc, open to all USCF members. $25 entry fee, cash, trophy, and medal prizes! Rounds on November 6, November 13, November 20, December 4, December 11, December 18!
  • 2019 Dallas Junior Open Saturday, December 07, 2019 8:15 AM - 4:00 PM Dallas Chess Club 200 S. Cottonwood Dr. #C Richardson, Texas 75080 United States of America Hosted by Dallas Chess Club 5SS in 3 sections
  • 2019 Waco Chess Club December Swiss Saturday, December 07, 2019 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Uncle Dan's Restaurant 1001 Lake Air Dr. Waco, Texas 76710 United States of America Hosted by Waco Chess Club One day tournament, cash prizes. Onsite entries only
  • Capital Chess December Tournament Saturday, December 07, 2019 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Casa de Luz (Private Room) 1701 Toomey Road Austin, Texas 78704 United States of America Hosted by Capital Chess 3SS in 2 sections (Section breaks TBD by entries); G/75, d5
  • December AustinKids2 Scholastic Tournament Saturday, December 14, 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 60 players rated U1400 in 3 RATED scholastic sections:K-3 U400, K-5 U800, K-12 any. We have maxed out our space, so registration is closed. Please read the Waiting list description and register for the Waiting List.

  • Waiting List for the December AustinKids2 Scholastic Tournament Saturday, December 14, 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

    Waiting List registration for the Austin Kids 2 December Scholastic Tournament. Please read the tournament description AND the waiting list description before registering for the waiting list.

  • 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!

  • 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.
  • 2020 Region VI Scholastic Championships Saturday, February 08, 2020 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM Great Hearts Northern Oaks 17223 Jones Maltsberger Rd San Antonio, Texas 78247 United States of America Hosted by Complete Chess Scholastic Tournament in many sections for residents of Region VI. Winners of the championship sections are named Regional Champions! Save the date! Information coming soon!
  • 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.

  • 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!
  • 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.
    Event Website
  • 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 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!