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Until public health authorities announce that it is time to resume public group activities, please assume that all tournaments are postponed or cancelled due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Additions and corrections to these listings will only be accepted if they are sent by the director in charge of the tournament concerned. They should be emailed to the NASPA Tournament Committee.

Open Rated Tournament
Friday8:00 P.M.3 rounds
Saturday9:30 A.M.8 rounds
Sunday9:30 A.M.5 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss or Round-Robin followed by King-of-the-Hill
Both NWL and Collins - 5 points per word challenge in Collins.
Entry Fee: $125
Commuter Fee: $40
Registration Deadline: 9/10/20.
Early Bird
Open Rated Tournament
FridayNoon5 rounds
Both NWL and Collins - 5 points per word challenge in Collins.
Entry Fee: $35
Registration Deadline: 9/10/20.
Location: Wind Creek Bethlehem Hotel & Casino
Address: 77 Wind Creek Blvd Bethlehem, PA
Phone: (484)777-7777
Hotel Rate: THU - $139 / FRI - $169 / SAT - $219 - Single or double occupancy
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Connie Creed (215) 837-3037
Accessible to the disabled.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday9:00 A.M.8 rounds
Sunday9:00 A.M.6 rounds
Format: Round Robin or Modified Round Robin
Entry Fee: $70 (CAN)
Fee includes lunch on Saturday. E-transfers preferred for payment. Prize for most interesting, creative question. Deadline for all entries is 9/10/2020.
Early Bird
Open Rated Tournament
Friday6:00 P.M.4 rounds
Format: Round Robin and King-of-the-Hill
Entry Fee: $20 (CAN)
Location: Broadway Centre -- Duplicate Bridge Club
Address: 1440 Broadway Ave, Regina, SK S4P 1E2
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Michael Bray 306-533-8376
Accessible to the disabled.
Open Rated Tournament
SundayNoon6 rounds
Format: Round Robin groups of 6-8
NWL + Collins 5 point challenge rule.
Entry Fee: $20
Registration closes at 12:00pm; Round 1 starts shortly after. $20 entry fee at the door; food purchase is required.
Location: HIllsdale Shopping Center/Dining Terrace
Address: Sixty 31st Avenue San Mateo, CA 94403
Phone: (650) 571-1029
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Edward De Guzman (415) 335-6926
Accessible to the disabled.
The shopping center is a short walk from the Hillsdale Caltrain station. The Dining Terrace is on the upper level. Look for a group of tables reserved for the Scrabble tournament.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday10:30 A.M.6 rounds
Format: Round Robin groups of 6 followed by King-of-the-Hill
Entry Fee: $20
Limited to 36 players. Pay cash at door.
Location: Dallas Public Library
Address: 2146 Gilford St, Dallas, TX 75235
Phone: (214) 671-1447
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Bryan Pepper2416 Aquaduct Dr, Bedford, TX 76022(817) 538-7750
Accessible to the disabled.
Collins tournament, entry fee includes lunch.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday10:00 A.M.8 rounds
5 pts per word challenge penalty.
Entry Fee: $25
Register by Sep. 18.
Location: WGVC R&D World
Address: 5 Letterman Ct., Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Phone: 703 282 3611
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Vince Castellano 703 282 3611
Format to be determined depending on number of entrants.
Open Rated Tournament
SundayNoon6 rounds
Format: Round Robin groups of 6-8
NWL + Collins 5 point challenge rule.
Entry Fee: $20
$20 entry fee at the door; food purchase is required. Register at the door starting at 11:30am. There will be tables reserved inside the Emeryville Market behind Peet's Coffee. Registration closes at 12:00pm, round 1 to start shortly after.
Location: Emeryville Public Market
Address: 5959 Shellmound St Emeryville, CA 94608
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Adam Ginzberg  
Accessible to the disabled.
Open Rated Tournament
Friday9:00 A.M.8 rounds
Saturday9:00 A.M.8 rounds
Sunday9:00 A.M.5 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss
NWL Only.
Entry Fee: Division A: $125 (CAN), Division B: $100 (CAN), Division C: $75 (CAN).
Registration Deadline October 14, 2020; $125 for Players rated 1400 & above, $100 for players rated 1000-1399; $75 for all others.
Early Bird
Open Rated Tournament
Wednesday9:00 A.M.8 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss
NWL Only.
Entry Fee: $50 (CAN)
Registration Deadline October 14, 2020.
Early Bird 2
Open Rated Tournament
Thursday9:00 A.M.8 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss
NWL Only.
Entry Fee: $50 (CAN)
Registration Deadline October 14, 2020.
Location: Sierras of Heritage
Address: 8535 Bonaventure Drive SE Calgary, AB T2H 1N6
Phone: (403) 403-4031
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Siri Tillekeratne16 Cedarwood Place SW, Calgary, AB T2W 3G6(403) 281-2459
Juraj Pivovarov  
Accessible to the disabled.
Lake George Scrabble.
Details: NASPA Word List (NWL) Collins 5 points per word.
Early Bird
Open Rated Tournament
ThursdayNoon8 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss and King-of-the-Hill
NASPA Word List (NWL) Collins 5 points per word.
Entry Fee: $40
Early Bird 2
Open Rated Tournament
FridayNoon5 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss and King-of-the-Hill
NASPA Word List (NWL) Collins 5 points per word.
Entry Fee: $25
Main Event
Open Rated Tournament
Friday7:30 P.M.3 rounds
Saturday9:30 A.M.8 rounds
Sunday9:30 A.M.4 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss
NASPA Word List (NWL) Collins 5 points per word.
Entry Fee: $100
$20 for those not staying at the tournament hotel.
Location: Surfside on the Lake
Address: 400 Canada St Lake George, NY 12845
Phone: (800) 342-9795
Hotel Rate: Varies by room from $79 to $145 for suites
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Kieran O'Connor (315) 481-8541
Josh Greenway (647) 340-6959
Accessible to the disabled.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday10:30 A.M.6 rounds
Format: Round Robin groups of 6 followed by King-of-the-Hill
Entry Fee: $20
Limited to 36 players. Pay cash at door.
Location: Dallas Public Library
Address: 2146 Gilford St, Dallas, TX 75235
Phone: (214) 671-1447
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Bryan Pepper2416 Aquaduct Dr, Bedford, TX 76022(817) 538-7750
Accessible to the disabled.
15th Annual A-1 Autumn Leaves Asheville Scrabble Tournament.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday9:00 A.M.8 rounds
Sunday9:00 A.M.6 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss or Round-Robin followed by King-of-the-Hill
NWL and Collins - 10 point challenge in Collins.
Details: Winner of Div 1 will receive the David Gibson award for 1st place.
Entry Fee: $100
Registration Deadline - 11/1/20.
Location: Stephens-Lee Recreation Center
Address: 30 George Washington Carver Avenue Asheville, NC 28801
Phone: (828) 252-8154
Hotel Rate: Lodging of your choice with no commuter fee
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
William Snoddy725 Bear Left Asheville, NC 28805(828) 713-1076
Accessible to the disabled.
Come have fun with us in Asheville!.
Open Rated Tournament
SundayNoon6 rounds
Format: Round Robin groups of 6-8
NWL + Collins 5 point challenge rule.
Entry Fee: $20
Registration closes at 12:00pm; Round 1 starts shortly after. $20 entry fee at the door; food purchase is required.
Location: HIllsdale Shopping Center/Dining Terrace
Address: Sixty 31st Avenue San Mateo, CA 94403
Phone: (650) 571-1029
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Norases Vesdapunt (973) 943-1555
Accessible to the disabled.
The shopping center is a short walk from the Hillsdale Caltrain station. The Dining Terrace is on the upper level. Look for a group of tables reserved for the Scrabble tournament.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday9:15 A.M.8 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss
NWL + Collins 5 point challenge.
Entry Fee: $60 (CAN)
Reg deadline May 8.
Location: Friendship House
Address: 452 Grey St. Brantford, Ontario
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Carl Madden280-B Dunsdon Street Brantford, Ontario N3R6C2(226) 552-1969
Allen Pengelly  
Accessible to the disabled.
Early Bird
Open Rated Tournament
Friday4:00 P.M.4 rounds
Format: Round Robin groups of 6-8
Entry Fee: $25
32-player limit. NWL Only. Deadline for Entries is November 10, with no refunds after that date.
Main Event
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday9:00 A.M.8 rounds
Sunday9:00 A.M.5 rounds
Format: Round Robin groups of 6-8
Entry Fee: $75
32-player limit. NWL Only. Deadline for Entries is November 10, with no refunds after that date.
Location: Best Western Eureka Inn
Address: 101 East Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-3653
Phone: (800) 221-3344
Hotel Rate: Ask for the Scrabble rate
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Paul MulikP.O. Box 805, Joplin, MO 64802(417) 317-3113
Accessible to the disabled.
Playing room is handicapped-accessible but the restrooms are not. Those who have trouble with stairs are encouraged to book a room on the lower level near the playing room.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday9:00 A.M.12 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss
NWL Only.
Entry Fee: $50 (CAN)
Location: Sierras of Heritage
Address: 8535 Bonaventure Drive SE, Calgary, AB T2H 1N6
Phone: (403) 403-4031
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Siri Tillekeratne16 Cedarwood Place SW, Calgary, AB T2W 3G6(403) 281-2459
Juraj Pivovarov  
Accessible to the disabled.
Open Rated Tournament
SundayNoon6 rounds
Format: Round Robin groups of 6-8
NWL + Collins 5 point challenge rule.
Entry Fee: $20
$20 entry fee at the door; food purchase is required. Register at the door starting at 11:30am. There will be tables reserved inside the Emeryville Market behind Peet's Coffee. Registration closes at 12:00pm, round 1 to start shortly after.
Location: Emeryville Public Market
Address: 5959 Shellmound St Emeryville, CA 94608
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
David Turissini  
Accessible to the disabled.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday10:30 A.M.6 rounds
Format: Round Robin groups of 6 followed by King-of-the-Hill
Entry Fee: $20
Limited to 36 players. Pay cash at door.
Location: Dallas Public Library
Address: 2146 Gilford St, Dallas, TX 75235
Phone: (214) 671-1447
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Bryan Pepper2416 Aquaduct Dr, Bedford, TX 76022(817) 538-7750
Accessible to the disabled.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday11:00 A.M.7 rounds
Sunday9:30 A.M.9 rounds
Monday9:30 A.M.4 rounds
NWL and Collins Offered, with 5 Point per word penalty in Collins Division.
Entry Fee: Division 1: $120 (CAN), Division 2: $60 (CAN).
Registration Deadline is February 10, 2021.
Early Bird
Open Rated Tournament
Friday1:00 P.M.7 rounds
NWL and Collins Offered, with 5 Point per word penalty in Collins Division.
Entry Fee: Division All: $20 (CAN), Division All: .
Registration Deadline is February 10, 2021.
Location: Residence Inn by Marriott
Address: Kingston Water's Edge; 7 Earl Street, Kingston ON K7L 0A4
Phone: (613) 544-4888
Hotel Rate: $129 Studio Suite, $189 2 Bedroom Suite
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Josh Greenway181 Carlaw Avenue, Suite 300, Toronto, ON M4M 2S1(647) 340-6959
Shan Abbasi  
Jackson Smylie  
Maryam Yusuff  
Accessible to the disabled.
Poughkeepsie SCRABBLE Tournament.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday10:00 A.M.8 rounds
Sunday9:30 A.M.6 rounds
Both NWL and Collins - 5 point challenge rule in Collins, which will be WESPA-rated.
Details: Round Robin and KOH - depending on number of entries.
Entry Fee: Division 1: $90, Division 2 and lower: $80.
Registration Deadline: 3/3/21. CSW Entry Fee $90.
Early Bird
Open Rated Tournament
Friday11:30 A.M.5 rounds
Format: Round Robin groups of 6 followed by King-of-the-Hill
Both NWL and Collins - 5 point challenge rule in Collins.
Entry Fee: $50
Walk-ins accepted.
Newcomers
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday10:00 A.M.4 rounds
Format: Round Robin
Unrated event.
Entry Fee: $25
Walk-ins accepted.
Location: Locust Grove
Address: 2863 South Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Phone: 854-454-4500
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Cornelia Guest32 Kingswood Dr, Bethel, CT 06801914-772-6535
Accessible to the disabled.
28th Sioux Falls Scrabble Tournament.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday8:30 A.M.7 rounds
Sunday9:00 A.M.5 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss
NWL Only. 32 player limit. Deadline for registration is April 15, 2021.
Entry Fee: $50
Central Time Zone.
Location: Country Inn & Suites - Downtown
Address: 200 East 8th Street, Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Phone: (605) 373-0153
Hotel Rate: Special rate available if you reserve room by March 25, 2021; call hotel for info
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Mark Oppenheimer4704 South Pasque Circle, Sioux Falls, SD 57105(605) 332-8404
Accessible to the disabled.
Thank You!.
Calgary Stampede. Open Rated Tournament. NWL and Collins with 5 points per word penalty.
Details: Gibson rule in effect. All players must be current NASPA members.
Open Rated Tournament
Monday9:00 A.M.7 rounds
Tuesday9:00 A.M.7 rounds
Wednesday9:00 A.M.7 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss
CSW and TWL Divisions based on number of players and ratings.
Deadline for entries Jun 30, 2021. Entry fee $150 Canadian / $125 US via cheque or E transfer to Maureen Morris.
Details: Come for SCRABBLE and stay for the Stampede Party!.
Location: Ramada Plaza Downtown
Address: 708 8 Ave SW Calgary, AB T2P 1H2
Phone: (403) 263-7600
Hotel Rate: $119.00 per night single/double + taxes
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Sue Tremblay  
Maureen Morris - Organizer#2401, 1078 6 Ave. SW, Calgary AB Canada T2P5N6Home (403)454-4736;Mobile (403)660-4466
Accessible to the disabled.
Lake George Scrabble.
Details: NASPA Word List (NWL) Collins 5 points per word.
Early Bird
Open Rated Tournament
ThursdayNoon8 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss or Round-Robin
NASPA Word List (NWL) Collins 5 points per word.
Entry Fee: $40
Early Bird 2
Open Rated Tournament
FridayNoon5 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss and King-of-the-Hill
NASPA Word List (NWL) Collins 5 points per word.
Entry Fee: $25
Main Event
Open Rated Tournament
Friday7:30 P.M.3 rounds
Saturday9:30 A.M.8 rounds
Sunday9:30 A.M.4 rounds
Format: Modified Swiss and King-of-the-Hill
NASPA Word List (NWL) Collins 5 points per word.
Entry Fee: $100
Location: Surfside on the Lake
Address: 400 Canada St Lake George, NY 12845
Phone: (800) 342-9795
Hotel Rate: Varies by room from $79 to $145 for suites
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Kieran O'Connor (315) 481-8541
Josh Greenway (647) 340-6959
Accessible to the disabled.
Poughkeepsie SCRABBLE Tournament.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday10:00 A.M.8 rounds
Sunday9:30 A.M.6 rounds
Both NWL and Collins - 5 point challenge rule in Collins, which will be WESPA-rated.
Details: Round Robin and KOH - depending on number of entries.
Entry Fee: Division 1: $90, Division 2 and lower: $80.
Registration Deadline: 3/2/22. CSW Entry Fee $90.
Early Bird
Open Rated Tournament
Friday11:30 A.M.5 rounds
Format: Round Robin groups of 6 followed by King-of-the-Hill
Both NWL and Collins - 5 point challenge rule in Collins.
Entry Fee: $50
Walk-ins accepted.
Newcomers
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday10:00 A.M.4 rounds
Format: Round Robin
Unrated event.
Entry Fee: $25
Walk-ins accepted.
Location: Locust Grove
Address: 2863 South Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Phone: 854-454-4500
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Cornelia Guest32 Kingswood Dr, Bethel, CT 06801914-772-6535
Accessible to the disabled.
Open Rated Tournament
Saturday10:00 A.M.7 rounds
Sunday9:00 A.M.5 rounds
RR Groups of 6 + 1 KOTH.
Entry Fee: $60
Location: Preferred Family Health Care
Address: 710 S Maiden Lane Joplin, MO 64801
Director NameAddressPhoneE-mail
Paul MulikP O Box 805 Joplin, MO 64802(417) 317-3113
Accessible to the disabled.