Open Tournament and Workshop Calendar

Get your tournament or workshop listed!

Note:Always contact the tournament or workshop organizers before making plans to attend. The AGA cannot be held responsible for errors or changes in this information. This calendar is provided as a free service to the North American Go-playing community. If your entry need correcting please let us know. Please note, your tournament is not posted immediately. It may take a few days for your event to be posted.

Sat, Apr 29, 2017
portland, oregon
Pro Workshop with Yilun Yang

rescheduled from this spring to next spring.

peter freedman (503-242-4203)
Sat, Apr 29, 2017
Washington, DC
AGA Rated
National Go Center - Cherry Blossom

4 round Go Tournament on Saturday hosted by NOVA at new National Go Center. Other events Friday and Sunday. Please consult for more details on other events. The National Go Center is located at 4652 Wisconsin Ave NW above Satay Club and Papa John's. Pre-registration on NOVA Go Club site is strongly encouraged.

Gary Smith (703-254-6429)
Sun, May 7, 2017
Stony Brook, New York
AGA Rated
Stony Brook Sakura Matsuri 2017

TOP PRIZES IN EACH DIVISION as well as table prizes!
Registration/Check In: 9:00am to 9:50am
4 Rounds Total
First Round: 10:00am

Breakfast: Bagels and Juice
Lunch: Sushi and Sandwiches
* A $5 donation would be appreciated towards tip :D

Date: 5/7/2017
Place: Charles B. Wang Center Zodiac Lobby
Stony Brook University
100 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794

If you know that you are DEFINITELY coming to the tournament please fill out the registration form:

Check out who is coming:

This will allow us to figure out how much food to buy for breakfast and lunch. If you have dietary restrictions please answer the last question as soon as possible so we can make necessary arrangements.

Manan Singh (631 944 0173)
Joy Abasolo
Sun, May 7, 2017
Seattle, WA
AGA Rated
Spring Tournament

At the Seattle Go Center
700 NE 45th St. Seattle, WA 98105
One of our three big tournaments of the year -- there will be cash prizes, plus book prizes and equipment prizes. Special prizes for youth. A great way to play some intense Go face to face. 3 rounds, Japanese rules.

Entry fee: $10 general admission, $5 youth and voting members. Registration is from 10 -10:45 sharp. First round 11:00 am, second round 1:30 pm, third round 3:30 pm.

This is an American Go Association rated tournament, and AGA membership is required; please make sure your membership is current. More info on membership at If your first game runs long, you do not have much time for lunch. We recommend that you bring food to the Go Center, rather than planning on going out to get lunch.

Brian Allen (206 632-1122 (Manager))
(206 545-1424 (Go Center))
Sat, May 13, 2017
San Diego, CA
AGA Rated
San Diego Go Club Spring Soiree

SDGC Go Soiree - Go gathering at the Club President's home. Self-paired AGA rated games. Although AGA membership not needed to play unrated games.

Noon - 5 p.m. Go Competition
5:00 p.m. Free pizza for those who wish to socialize
6:00 p.m. Organizational meeting for 2017 US Go Congress - San Diego volunteers

No registration fee.

It what has become a southern California tradition, go players of all strengths from 7-dan to beginners gather for a day of informal games at the club president's home overlooking Mission Bay.

Since there is no set schedule, players can come and go all day as desired.

Free beverages, free pizza, free registration and free parking make for a pleasant time. Up to 40 players have come in the past.

Although there is no registration fee, players and spectators are encouraged to register so that the sponsor will know how many sets and boards as well as beverages to have.

Token Prizes will be awarded in various categories.

Ted Terpstra (619/384-3454)
Sat, May 27, 2017 to Sun, May 28, 2017
Baltimore, Maryland
AGA Rated
44th Maryland Open

Preregister at

Keith Arnold (410 788 3520)
Sun, Jun 4, 2017
Seattle Go Center, WA
AGA Rated
Monthly Ratings Tournament

At the Seattle Go Center
700 NE 45th St.
Seattle, WA 98105
Registration 10-10:45 am.
3 Rounds; finish around 5

Brian Allen (206 632-1122)
(206 545-1424 (Go Center))
Mon, Jun 19, 2017 to Fri, Jun 23, 2017
Mountain View, CA
2017 Summer Go Day Camp

Teacher: Mingjiu Jiang, Professional 7 Dan.
Qualification: All interested in Go.
Limit: 12 Seats (first come first serve basis).

Mingjiu Jiang (650-796-1602)
Sat, Aug 19, 2017 to Sun, Aug 27, 2017
Doha, NY
4th Mind Sports World Championships

Modeled off the US and Euro Go congresses, Qatar will be host to an 8 day long Go tournament, complete with workshops, simuls and a sizable prize pool. In addition to Go, the event will feature Chess, Scrabble and a splattering of mind and E-Sports. Check out the event page for a full a full schedule of events.

Michael D. Fodera (9175153603)
Sat, Sep 30, 2017
Toronto, ON
Toronto Fall Meet 2017

Toronto Fall Meet 2017 -- Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 9:15 AM to 5:00 PM -- The 519, Room 106, 519 Church Street, Toronto (north of Church & Wellesley) -- Registration fee: $20 -- Cash prizes will be awarded to 1st ($100), 2nd ($50) & 3rd ($25) place -- Participants will be entered into a raffle for Go books -- Limited to 50 participants -- Light refreshments will be served -- Rank discrepancies can be dealt with at the tournament -- Check for parking in the area -- Check for more information and registration

Johnny Lau (416-392-6874)