What we're about

A casual meeting of go players on the Upper West Side and Union Square in Manhattan. 

Beginners always welcome.

Tuesdays from 5 - closing
The Hungarian Pastry Shop
1030 Amsterdam Ave (between 110th and 111th), Manhattan

Sundays from 11:00-4
Barnes & Noble (Union Square)
33 E 17th, Manhattan

We have boards and stones, but please bring your own if you have a portable set. Absolutely free but PLEASE get a drink, dessert or both to support the good folks at the Hungarian Pastry Shop and Barnes & Noble who so graciously allow us to use their storied and humble space. 

This is a casual coffee house environment, although there is no music, don't expect a Go tournament kind of silence, but rather a din of conversation that is arguably the vanguard of intellectual New York.

Upcoming events (4+)

Brooklyn Go Club - Thursdays @ Whole Foods - Third & 3rd Brooklyn

Needs a location

When: Thursdays from 6 to 9:30pm
(Pls complete your game and help put away the Go sets before 9:30.)

Where: Whole Foods on Third and 3rd (Brooklyn). Large parking lot. Take the stairs or elevator (on the south side of the building) to the customer dining area upstairs.

We have a few Go sets, but if you have a portable set, bring it along.

RSVPs are very much appreciated.

Although this event is free, please purchase a drink or snack to thank Whole Foods for the use of their facilities.

Beginners are welcome.

Joy and Mari

Gotham Go Group at Barnes and Noble Cafe 3rd floor, Union Square, Sundays

Join us again for food, drinks and Go at the Union Square Barnes & Noble cafe, 3rd floor. Every Sunday!

Please bring go boards and stones, as unlike Wednesday, B&N will NOT be providing them. Cafe tables and chairs tend to fill up later in the day, so we will start in the a.m.

This event is free, as usual, thanks to the management of Barnes & Noble generously hosting us. Please order some food and drinks to thank B&N for hosting us. It's win-win.

Gotham Go Group - Tuesdays at the Hungarian

Needs a location

Every Tuesday evening from 5 - closing. All are welcome, from beginners to pros. This is a casual coffee house environment so don't expect a Go tournament kind of silence, but rather a din of conversation that is probably the vanguard of intellectual New York.

Absolutely free, it costs nothing to play, and there is nothing to join. But PLEASE do get a drink, dessert or both to support the good folks at the Hungarian Pastry Shop who so graciously allow us to use their storied and humble space.

We have some boards and stones, but it never hurts to bring your own.

Brooklyn Go Club - Thursdays @ Whole Foods - Third & 3rd Brooklyn

Needs a location

When: Thursdays from 6 to 9:30pm
(Pls complete your game and help put away the Go sets before 9:30.)

Where: Whole Foods on Third and 3rd (Brooklyn). Large parking lot. Take the stairs or elevator (on the south side of the building) to the customer dining area upstairs.

We have a few Go sets, but if you have a portable set, bring it along.

RSVPs are very much appreciated.

Although this event is free, please purchase a drink or snack to thank Whole Foods for the use of their facilities.

Beginners are welcome.

Joy and Mari

Past events (1,426)

Gotham Go Group - Tuesdays at the Hungarian

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