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This is a list of local, state, and regional tournaments that may be of interest to you.  We generally include tournaments in the mid-Atlantic from North Carolina to Pennsylvania, as well as National championship level events.


31st David Zofchak Memorial Open, September 22-24, 2023, Norfolk, VA (HRCA)(Sleep Inn) — OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

Blitz Side Event

Scholastic U800 Side Event

 Scholastic Rookie Side Event

National Chess Day, October 14, 2023, Norfolk, VA (HRCA)(MacArthur Mall) — Save the Date

Coastal Virginia Open, February 2-4, 2024, Norfolk, VA (HRCA)(Sleep Inn) — Save the Date

US Open, July 27-August 4, 2024, Norfolk, VA (US Chess)(Sheraton Waterside) — Save the Date


Featuring tournaments by trusted organizers in the mid-Atlantic region + National championship events

Skyline Open, October 5-9, 2023, Dulles, VA (Capital Area Chess) — OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

2023 US Armed Forces Open Chess Championship, October 7-9, 2023, Dulles, VA (VCF) — OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

Walter Muir Memorial, October 13-14, Roanoke, VA — OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

13th Annual Washington Chess Congress, October 20-22, Reston, VA (Continental Chess) — OPEN FOR REGISTRATION


Fredericksburg Open, October 27-29, Fredericksburg, VA (VCF) — OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

27th annual Eastern Chess Congress, October 27-29, Princeton, NJ — OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

Northern Virginia Open, November 17-19, Dulles, VA (VCF) — OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

54th Annual National Chess Congress, November 24-26, Philadelphia, PA (Continental Chess)

48th Annual Eastern Open, December 26-29, 2024, Arlington, VA (Continental Chess)

Magnus Chess Academy runs a series of Quad tournaments in Northern Virginia and Maryland throughout the year.