Pop-up Chess Demo
TuesdayApr 19
Pop-up Chess Demo
6:30pm

World Chess Hall of Fame
4652 Maryland Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63108

onoweb2Tuesday, April 19 | 6:30 PM | WCHOF First Floor

Witness some of the world’s leading female chess players compete on boards created by renowned artists featured in the Ladies’ Knight exhibition. Game variants will include Blitz, Bughouse, Bullet, and Blindfold Chess.

Several of the world’s top female chess players are in Saint Louis for the 2016 U.S. Chess Championships, which continue through April 30th. Jennifer Shahade, chess champion, author and commentator, will host the event.

Players participating in this event will include Tatev Abrahamyan, Agata Bykovtsev, Ashritha Eswaran, Sabina Foisor, Akshita Gorti, Irina Krush, Alisa Melekhina, Katerina Nemcova, Nazi Paikidze, Carissa Yip, Jennifer Yu, and Anna Zatonskih. 

Free Admission | Refreshments Provided | Reservations Suggested

Metered on-street parking is available, as well as paid lots adjacent to Kingside Diner and at the Schlafly Library.

For more information or to reserve a spot please email: events@worldchesshof.org.