Brooklyn Chess Festival

Saturday, August 20, 2016

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.

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Learn to play chess, sharpen your game, meet and play a chess master, and much more.

Activities include:

  • Learn-to-play chess clinics for all levels
  • Skittles Pit Area; pick-up chess games
  • Simul-play National Grandmaster Alexander Lenderman
  • Play a Master: FM Andrey Krasnov and Azeez Alade
  • Film Barn Blitz Tournament
  • Scholastics Tournament for grades one through eight

This festival is free and open to the public. Chess boards will be provided. Visit to register.

Sponsors: New York Chess & Games, Filmbarnbk.


Dr Ronald McNair Park in Dr. Ronald McNair Park
Washington Ave. and Classon St.
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Event Organizer

NYC Parks: Brooklyn Recreation, New York Chess & Games

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(718) 965-8937

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