Global Chess Festival Live


Dear Chess Friend,

In case you cannot make it to the Hungarian National Gallery in Budapest tomorrow, on the 13th October to the Global Chess Festival no worries. You are invited to follow us live on Facebook and INSTAGRAM

You can also connect tonight to follow the Judit Polgar vs representatives of 20 countries online simultanious games at CEST 18.30

Facebook & INSTAGRAM LIVE Program 13/10/2018

10:00 – 10:15 Marzipan Chess Battle between Sofia and Judit Polgar, chat with the Polgar sisters!

10:30 – 10:45 Foreign Delegations at the Global Chess Festival. Get to know our visitors from abroad

10:50 – 11:10 Opening Move of the Festival by Olympic Champions Judit Polgar (chess) and Timea Nagy (fencing). Start of the children's tournaments.

11:30 – 12:15 Tour around the Global Chess Festival: Let us show you the spectacular venue of the National Gallery!

12:30 – 12:50 Sofia Polgar's Simultaneous Exhibition. We bring on a judge to evaluate the positions in a fun show!

13:15 – 14:00 Chess Art & Music Performances, featuring Jason Kouchak and a song premiere by Juga

14:20 – 14:40 Judit Polgar's Simultaneous Exhibition, we talk to the players and Judit!

15:00 – 15:20 Chess competitions and our brand new Chess Café – just like in the romantic era.

15:40 – 16:00 Fun educational activities: the future is here!

16:10 – 16:25 You can make the first move: Chess for visually and hearing impaired.

16:30 – 17:00 Judit Polgar's simul: Final show and closing words from the greatest female player of all time.

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Kind regards from the GCF team