Upcoming tournaments, events, leagues, organized play, and other chess happenings in our area, across the country, and online.

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Quick Links to Upcoming/Recurring Events & Leagues

Bishops + Beers at Silver Branch Brewing Co. (for adults) – Every Tuesday (that the brewery is open; and excluding major holidays)

Saturday Open Play at the Chess Center (all ages) – Every Saturday (excluding major holidays)

Metro Area Chess League (MACL) for metro area high schools

Potomac Youth Chess League (PYCL) for metro area middle schools

Elementary Team League (ETL) for our FCPS elementary after-school clubs

June 2024
July 2024
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A Sampling of Past Events
International Master David Recuero plays blitz chess on Twitch
The U.S. Chess Center Visits Cuba