- 07 Sat Oct 2017
Virginia Beach National Chess Day Festival
October 7, 2017 - 8:00am to 7:00pm
This event in the urban heart of Town Center is designed to celebrate National Chess Day.
The National Chess Day Festival features include a multi-section tournament (with sections for both experienced and beginning players), free chess lessons, a simultaneous exhibition and take-all-comers blitz challenge by Virginia State champions, giant chess set, four-way chess, Plunder chess, Solitaire chess, Bughouse, and casual chess.
There is no cost to play with the Giant Chess Set or to play Bughouse, Casual Chess, Four-Way Chess, Plunder Chess, Solitaire Chess, or to get Chess Lessons. There is no cost for the take-all-comers Blitz Challenge with the Masters. Tournament Spectators are also free. There is a $5 entry fee for the simultaneous exhibition and a $5 entry fee for the tournament. Entry fees are payable on site with cash or check made out to HRCA. Card swipe capability may be available but is not guaranteed.
For more information, visit: https://beachstreetusa.com/virginia-beach-national-chess-day-festival