A valuable resource for the Chess Community
Cincinnati Scholastic Chess organizes chess tournaments in the greater Cincinnati area for scholastic players (grades K-12). Also, CSC organizes the Cincinnati Open held in April every year. www.chesscincinnati.com
McDonald's and Downtown Public Library
Looking for a game right now?Chess played daily at both of these chess hot spots.
1. ) McDonald's 1126 E. McMillan St., Cincinnati, OH 45206
2.) Downtown Public Library - 2nd Floor. 800 Vine St. Cincinnati, OH 45202.
National Events & Upcoming Tournaments - Listing by State
7640 Plainfield Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45236
6:00pm til 11:00pm. Every Friday. Cincy's oldest and most active chess club. The CCC host the city championship every year in September. CCC has a full calendar of tournaments and events. www.cincinnatichessclub.com
Rhinegeist Brewery. 1910 Elm St. Cincinnati, OH 45202. Every Wednesday night come out and enjoy chess, ping-pong, corn hole and sports. 5:00-11:00pm. Hans, a local Fide Master is a regular.
The Ohio Chess Association (OCA) organizes chess state wide and produces The Ohio Chess Bulletin. Every year the OCA does a fine job organizing the Cardinal Tournament in January and the Congress Tournament in September.
Cincinnati Chess Club Every Friday
Clermont County Chess Club
Highland Coffee House.
2839 Highland Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45219. Starts at 6:00pm til close 2:00am. Casual Play, great music and Tim Lake.
Cincinnati Scholastic Chess
Symmes Township Public Library.
11850 Enyart Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45140.
Chess club mainly for kids (adults play, too) Starts 6:30pm til 8:30pm Great turn-out, about 25 to 40 kids and adults come out Every Tuesday Night
Tri-County Panera Bread. 405 E. Kemper Rd., Cincinnati. OH 45246.
Starts at 9:00am til 1:00pm. A good turnout every Friday. We analyze games from recent tournaments, play bughouse and enjoy chess.
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Where Chess is Played in Cincinnati
Withamsville Church of Christ.846 Ohio Pike, Cincinnati, OH 45245. Starts at 6:00pm. A great group of guys known for taking chess notation (recording moves) during causal games.
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