Brooklyn Chess Festival
Saturday, August 26, 2017
10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.
Learn to play chess, sharpen your game, meet and play a chess master, and much more.
This festival is free and open to the public. Chess boards will be provided.
- Learn-to-play chess clinics for all levels
- Pick-up chess games
- Simul-play featuring seven-time Women's World Champion and international Grand Master Irina Krush. First come, first served.
- Play a Master: International Chess master Yaacov Norowitz, World Chess federation's Andrey Krasnov and National Master Azeez Alade
- Film Barn Blitz Tournament
- Kids Chess Tournament- Scholastics for grades one through eight. To participate in the Kids Tournament, you must register here: newyorkchessandgames.com/brooklynchessfestival
Please register here to sign up to attend the Brooklyn Chess Festival. Simul-play is first come, first served onsite on the day of the festival. To register your child for the Kids Chess Tournament, please visit newyorkchessandgames.com/brooklynchessfestival.