Kitchener Chess Festival

Kitchener Chess Festival XIII

August 3 - 6, 2018

The Kitchener Chess Festival is now in its 13th year!  More...

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This year at the 2018 Kitchener Chess Festival:

  • The 2018 Friendship Games - All Canadian players – invite a player from the US or any other country and receive $10 off your entry and $10 off for your guest.

  • 60+ Seniors Section: Winner receives additional $500 travel bursary to the 2018 Pan-Am Seniors or World Senior, based on a minimum of 10 entries.  Should the winner decline, the bursary is offered to second place.

  • Team Prize - $400 - 4 members - max 2 players from any one section - open to all players in all sections
    TEAMS MUST BE REGISTERED BY 10:30AM SATURDAY, August 4
    (any individual may only register for one of: Family or Team)
    Register your TEAM HERE

  • Family Prize - $200 - 2 players - immediate family - Siblings, Spouses, Parents, Grandparents - open to all players in all sections
    FAMILIES MUST BE REGISTERED BY 10:30AM SATURDAY, August 4
    (any individual may only register for one of: Family or Team)
    Register your FAMILY HERE

  • Kitchener Chess Festival Blitz tournament - Saturday, August 4 - 8:00 pm   
    Free to Festival participants.  $20 for visitors. 
    100% of entry fees returned as prizes. 
    Format based on entries.

  • BBQ - Weekend Daily afternoon BBQ for Festival Participants