October News

American Open registration is now open! Rate increases starting October 1, 2023.

The hotel room block is almost fully booked and room rates will increase after October 15. Click here to reserve

ChessPalace’s 33rd Anniversary TournamentNew Date is on Sunday, October 15, 2023

Join us for a 5-round rated tournament at Miles Square Park! Paid entry fee includes lunch and event t-shirt.

Wednesday Knights – Wednesday Knights is a tournament for the whole month and will have one round played each Wednesday night on: Oct. 4, 11, 18 AND 25. Registration and check in between 6 – 6:30 pm. Each round starts at 7:00 pm

Saturday Tournament – We have weekly tournaments on Saturdays: Oct. 7, 14, 21, and 28 . Register to join other chess players for over-the-board games. If registering on site please come in early, between 9:00 and 9:30 am. Round 1 starts at 10 AM

Amateur Tournament Oct. 8 – First round starts at 12 pm. (US Chess membership is not required for the non-rated section.) *Please note that this tournament is at SteelCraft Garden Grove* There is limited space so sign up early.

Halloween Scholastic Tournament – Come dress up and play at the SteelCraft Garden Grove on October 29. Scholastic tournaments are for chess players in Grades K – 12th. (US Chess Federation membership is required for all sections.) Round 1 starts at 9:30 am

Casual chess on Thursdays and Fridays – Free for chess club members/$10 for non-members. Play as many games as possible between the hours of 6 pm to 10 pm. Walk-ins welcome! or Click Here to Sign Up

Next Month’s Events

Bookmark our Calendar page for up-to-date schedules and activities.

To register for any of the tournaments, click the links above or email us at info(at)chesspalace.com