Edinburgh Chess Congress 2017
- Venue: St Thomas of Aquin's High School
- Date: 31 Mar '17 - 02 Apr '17
- Price: See website for details
- Venue Address: Chalmers Street, Edinburgh EH3 9ES
The Edinburgh Congress is the largest weekend annual chess event held in Scotland.
The top event is FIDE rated. This means that it is an international recognised event in which the chess results are sent to the World Chess Organisation based in Switzerland. International titled players will compete from across Europe.
Live coverage of some of the top chess games will be available via the internet on chessscotland.com the national chess body.