Festival Schedule

To join the Festival tournaments players must be a part of the team Worldwide Festival on Lichess.

EventTime (UTC+00:00)
Opening Arena16:30 – 17:30 (Friday)
Warm-up Arena6:30 – 7:30
Festival East Swiss (main event)9:30 – 12:00
Puzzle Storm competition13:30 – 14:30
Festival West Swiss (main event)16:30 – 19:00
Blitz Afterparty Arena20:30 – 21:30
All times are given as UTC+00:00 (GMT)

Converted time Schedule for Swiss tournaments (main events):

  • EST – New York, Lima
  • 04:30 – East
  • 11:30 – West

  • BRT – Rio, Asunción
  • 06:30 – East
  • 13:30 – West

  • CET – Rome, Paris, Berlin
  • 10:30 – East
  • 17:30 – West

  • MSK – Moscow, Istanbul
  • 12:30 – East
  • 19:30 – West

  • IST – New Delhi, Bangalore
  • 15:00 – East
  • 22:00 – West

  • CST – Kuala Lumpur, Manila
  • 17:30 – East
  • 00:30 – West