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Chess on Tap is Washington, DC's premiere social chess club. If you're looking for a casual game of chess in a fun atmosphere, this group is for you! Members range from beginner to expert level, and games are played both with and without time controls. Whether you're an experienced speed chess player or you're just learning to play, you'll be able to find a good match and advice on how to improve your game.

Most events are held in Washington, DC, but members from Maryland and Northern Virginia attend as well, and some Chess on Tap events are scheduled in Arlington or Silver Spring.

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/chessontap/

Upcoming events (4+)

Chess on Tap @ Board Room DC

Board Room

If you're looking for a casual game of chess in a fun atmosphere, this event is for you!

Members range from beginner to expert level, and games are played both with and without time controls.

We meet upstairs, on the mezzanine. Upon arrival, fill out a name tag and indicate your relative skill, to help facilitate match-ups.

Club sets are available, though members are welcome to bring their own as well. We don't have club clocks, but most people use the Chess Clock app from Chess.com to play timed games.

Chess on Tap @ Board Room DC

Board Room

If you're looking for a casual game of chess in a fun atmosphere, this event is for you!

Members range from beginner to expert level, and games are played both with and without time controls.

We meet upstairs, on the mezzanine. Upon arrival, fill out a name tag and indicate your relative skill, to help facilitate match-ups.

Club sets are available, though members are welcome to bring their own as well. We don't have club clocks, but most people use the Chess Clock app from Chess.com to play timed games.

Chess on Tap @ Board Room DC

Board Room

If you're looking for a casual game of chess in a fun atmosphere, this event is for you!

Members range from beginner to expert level, and games are played both with and without time controls.

We meet upstairs, on the mezzanine. Upon arrival, fill out a name tag and indicate your relative skill, to help facilitate match-ups.

Club sets are available, though members are welcome to bring their own as well. We don't have club clocks, but most people use the Chess Clock app from Chess.com to play timed games.

Chess on Tap @ Board Room DC

Board Room

If you're looking for a casual game of chess in a fun atmosphere, this event is for you!

Members range from beginner to expert level, and games are played both with and without time controls.

We meet upstairs, on the mezzanine. Upon arrival, fill out a name tag and indicate your relative skill, to help facilitate match-ups.

Club sets are available, though members are welcome to bring their own as well. We don't have club clocks, but most people use the Chess Clock app from Chess.com to play timed games.

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Chess on Tap @ Board Room DC

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