Where to play chess in central OK

Weekly chess meetups

Beginner or master, youth or adult, everybody’s welcome to come play chess at the FREE meetups posted here.


First and third Mondays, Edmond City Library, 10 S. Boulevard in Edmond. The Edmond Chess Club is open to kids from kindergarten through 12th grade. pm2710@yahoo.com

Midwest City

Mondays, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at FUSION KITCHEN, 1100 S. Air Depot Boulevard. Home of three-time state champion Advait Patel! Don’t let him hustle you.


Mondays & Thursdays
Learn chess or improve your game with some of the top players in the state! The OU Chess Club meets from 6 p.m-9 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays on campus at the Devon Energy Hall.  All ages/skill levels. Open to all (not just OU students). Questions? Contact Matt Dalthorp at matthew.g.dalthorp-1@ou.edu.

K-8th grade players are invited to join the Norman Chess Club. The group meets every Wednesday evening from 7:15 to 8:15 at St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church1801 W. Brooks Street in Norman. Questions? Contact zilesooner@normanchess.org

OKlahoma city

4 p.m. to 5:30 at The Village Library, 10307 N. Pennsylvania Avenue in Oklahoma City.

5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Kamp’s 1910 Café, 10 N.E. 10th St. 
An evening of chess in a relaxed atmosphere where you can have a drink or a bite to eat while meeting some of our community’s top players. All ages/skill levels. musicmann@sbcglobal.net

Full Circle Bookstore, 50 Penn Place, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The Challengers’ Saturday meetups are held in the café at OKC’s favorite local bookstore. musicmann@sbcglobal.net

The Challengers Lodge, 2205 N. Portland, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Serious chess happens here every Wednesday. All are welcome. musicmann@sbcglobal.net


Thursdays, 6 to 9 p.m. at the Shawnee Mall between Ross and the Food Court. dew@donaldwinslow.info.

Third Fridays at the Main Street Gallerydew@donaldwinslow.info.

First and third Saturdays
, 10 a.m. to noon at the Shawnee Public Librarydew@donaldwinslow.info.

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