Hours of operation

We are open every Monday from 3-6 p.m. for casual play and questions. Every Tuesday from 1:30-6 p.m. for classes and 7-10 p.m. for tournaments. Every Wednesday from 1:30-6 p.m. for classes. On Fridays we have an instructor on site for private lessons from around 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. We hold events almost every Saturday but start times and duration vary, so check the event calendar.


Junior Joust Finals
Dec 28 @ 3:00 pm

Our final Junior Joust of the Fall 2019 season will decide who we will crown as Junior champion. There is no entry fee and it is by invite only through qualifying in one of the previous tournaments. Dress code of business casual applies. 4 rounds of G/20 USCF quick rated chess. 1st prize is 30$ and Fall 2018 trophy and title. 2nd place is $20 and medal, 3rd place is $10 and medal.

March Queens
Mar 21 @ 11:00 am

Format: USCF rated tournament for girls age 12 and under. Four rounds of G/15 in swiss format.

Prizes: $30 and trophy for 1st, $20 and medal for 2nd, $10 and medal for 3rd.

USCF: USCF membership required, which can be purchased on site before the tournament. 

Entry fee: $10.

Junior club match
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am

Four rounds of rated G/30 games vs. a rival junior club from the San Diego area. It will consist of three quads and be played for a trophy. Our roster has been set and the match will begin at 11 a.m. All participants will be age 14 or under. Event will be continued every three months to renew the friendly competition.