ChessFest 2021 ChessFest is an over-the-board chess event in UK organized by CSC with an intent to improve children's educational outcomes by introducing them to chess. In 2021 6,000 people attended which included more than 50 coaches with an intent to provide free lessons. The event encourages complete strangers to get to know each other over a game of chess and celebrate the game’s cultural connections. In the past ChessFest was organized at the Trafalgar Square and Liverpool ONE. Emmy award winner Woody Harrelson inaugurated the event with a special video message. Manchester Square Gardens, London, having fun after a chess tournament Find more pictures from ChessFest events here. Visit https://www.chess-fest.com for more updates!