5th Annual!!!!!! Turkey Tournaments

Rated & Unrated | Ages 4 - 104 | Turkey Prizes and More

This Sunday We're Playing for Turkeys!

From Head Start Junior Short Sunday Morning Events (9:00 - 11:00 AM) with lot's of prizes! To Accelerated Weekly Rated, Sunday Events (12-4 pm), for Advancing Players up to the Elite $5,000 Saturday Challenges for the aspiring Masters, Chess NYC supports them all! See details and schedule below...

Weekend Meet Schedule

Saturday 9:30 AM - PS 111 | G & T Saturday Quads, Get the Bacon

Sunday 9 AM - PS 183 | Head Start Jr Turkey Fun

Sunday 12 Noon | PS 183 | Rated Turkey Tournament

Let's Eat Some Turkey!!!

Head Start Jr's

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (Unrated Youngest Beginners)

3 rounds of "win or lose" supervised Chess play for our youngest and newest "Chessters" followed my a Medal Ceremony (everybody wins!) and a "just for the fun of it" raffle of great prizes... you win, just for having the right ticket.

Win a Turkey & More | Register Now

Weekly Rated Chess Meets | Rated, Advancing Players

12:00 PM (Rated - Advancing Players)

These "Boutique", RATED Events are the perfect introduction for advancing "Chessletes"! Testing their games against like skilled opponents in a structured, yet comfortable environment ensures confidence building and improved play. Tournament play is an experience that motivates pursuit of improvement and creates even more cooperative students.

Win a Turkey & More | Register Now

Chess NYC G & T Elite Competiton | $5000 Prize Fund

10:00 AM (1000 - 2100 + USCF Rated)

Every Saturday players will be paired in quads of 4, starting with the 4 highest registered players based on their last month published rating and continuing down to a minimum rating of 1000 USCF. Once your quad's rounds of games are complete, the next round will begin. Player may exit upon the completion of your quad matches.

New - "Shutout" Prize | $50 for any player going 3 - 0!!!

* Last week we payed out a bonus of $300

Win Cash | Register Now

Upcoming Chess Fun & Training Camps

About Chess NYC Fun & Training Camps:

From Chess Leaders to Grand Masters, these Camps are sure to captivate, motivate and generate SOCIAL , well adjusted Chess players. Each child will receive as much chess time as they like while enjoying mind clearing,
fun and cooling (sometimes wet) break opportunities.

Overflowing with supervision, special attention to those with greater commitment levels to Chess, as well as those who need an extra boost are a few of the advantages of this...Great Summer (Chess) Fun!

  • 11/28 - Thanksgiving Friday - Limited Space
  • 12/24, 26, 29 - 1/2 - Holiday Chess Camp


About Chess NYC

Our philosophy is to emphasize sport and fun and provide as much chess instruction as a child can bear...but not overload...by providing supervised, spirited play, each student associates Chess with fun, and therefore larger numbers of them ultimately excel or at least become proficient in the great, significant, game of chess.