Chess Actions at Ka Makana Alii

The foodcourt on Ka Makana Alii Mall is where all the actions takes place. Currently all happening on Tuesdays. Starts from about 5:00pm until mall closes at 9pm.

Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - February 2024

February 20, 2024. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.
February 20, 2024. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.

February 2024 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - January 2024

January 2, 2024. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.
January 2, 2024. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.

January 2024 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - December 2023

December 5, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.
December 5, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.

December 2023 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - November 2023

November 7, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.
November 7, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.

November 2023 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - October 2023

October 3, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.
October 3, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.

October 2023 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - September 2023

September 5, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.
September 5, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.

September 2023 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - August 2023

August 29, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.
August 29, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.

August 2023 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - July 2023

July 25, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.
July 25, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.

July 2023 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - June 2023

June 27, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.
June 27, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.

June 2023 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - May 2023

May 30, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.
May 30, 2023. Ka Makana Alii mall chess meetup.

May 2023 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - April 2023

April 25, 2023. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
April 4, 2023. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

April 2023 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - Mar 2023

March 7, 2023. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
March 7, 2023. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

March 2023 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - Feb 2023

February 7, 2023. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
February 7, 2023. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

February 2023 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii - Jan 2023

January 3, 2023. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
January 3, 2023. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

January 2023 action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 12/27/2022

December 27th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
December 27th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Six players (Ceazar, Chet, Edgar, Likeke, Michael, Ray) and a few randoms were at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 12/20/2022

December 20th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
December 20th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Ten players (Ceasar, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Igor, Michael, Ray, Ramon, Rubie, +1 extra player) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 12/13/2022

December 13th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
December 13th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Seven players (Chet, Christian, Igor, Michael, Ray, Ramon, Rubie) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 12/06/2022

December 6th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
December 6th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Six players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, James, Ray, Ramon) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 11/29/2022

November 29th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
November 29th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Nine players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Edgar, James, Jeremy, Nick, Ray, Ramon) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 11/22/2022

November 22nd, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
November 22nd, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Six players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Prince, Ray, Ramon) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 11/15/2022

November 15th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
November 15th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Four players (Christian, Ray, Ramon, Tikeshi) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 11/08/2022

November 8th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
November 8th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Seven players (Ari, Ceazar, Christian, Chet, Ray, Ramon, Rick) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 11/01/2022

November 1st, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
November 1st, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Only five players (three regulars: Christian, Chet, Ray, and two newbies: Don, Rick) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 10/25/2022

October 25th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
October 25th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Only six players (Christian, Chet, Edgar, Oscar, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 10/18/2022

October 18th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
October 18th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Only six players (Ari, Christian, Chet, John, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 10/11/2022

October 11th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
October 11th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Only five players (Ceazar, Christian, Chet, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 10/04/2022

October 4th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
October 4th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Only six players (Ceazar, Christian, Chet, Ramon, Ray, Regie) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Checkout the previous chess actions at the mall

September 27, 2022 Nine players (Ceazar, Christian, Chet, Edgar, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

September 20, 2022 Eleven players (Ceazar, Christian, Chet, Edgar, James, Oscar, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

September 13, 2022 Eight players (Christian, Chet, Edgar, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard, Rob) showed up at the meetup tonight.

September 6, 2022 Eight players (Ceazar, Christian, Chet, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard, Rob) showed up at the meetup tonight.

August 30, 2022 Eight players (Ceazar, Christian, Chet, Edgar, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard) showed up at the meetup tonight.

August 23, 2022 Five players (Christian, Chet, Ramon, Ray, Regie) showed up at the meetup tonight.

August 16, 2022 Twelve players (Ceazar, Chet, Edgar, Jeremy, John, Mckenzie, Prince, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Ruby, Ryan) showed up at the meetup tonight.

August 9, 2022 Eight players (Ceazar, Chet, Edgar, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Regie) showed up at the meetup tonight.

August 2, 2022 Seven players (Ceazar, Chet, Edgar, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard) showed up at the meetup tonight.

July 26th, 2022 Nine players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Eddie, Fred, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard) showed up at the meetup tonight.

July 19th, 2022 Ten players (Chet, Ceasar, Ceazar, Christian, Eddie, Edgar, James, Ramon, Ray, Regie) showed up at the meetup tonight.

July 12th, 2022 Ten players (Ari, Chet, Ceazar, Christian, Jeremy, Jimmy (James), Manny, Nick, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

July 5th, 2022 Six players (Ari, Chet, Eddie, Christian, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

June 28th, 2022 Eight players (Ari, Chet, Christian, Edgar, James, Larry, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

June 21st, 2022 Seven players (Ari, (little) Benny, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Ramon, Ray,) showed up at the meetup tonight.

June 7th, 2022 Eleven players (Ari, Auro, Chet, Christian, Eddie, Edgar, Jeremy, Ramon, Ray, Ryan, student from Radford) showed up at the meetup tonight.

May 31st, 2022 Fourteen players (Ari, Ceasar, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Eddie, Edgar, Jeremy, Phil, Ray, Richard, Shane, two young boys) showed up at the meetup tonight.

May 24th, 2022 Thirteen players (Ari, Ceasar, Chet, Christian, Edgar, Mckenzie, Phil, Ramon, Ray, Ryan, two young boys, and a girl) showed up at the meetup tonight.

May 17th, 2022 Eleven players (Ari, Auro, Carlos, Chet, Christian, Eddie, Edgar, Phil, Prince, Ray, young boy) showed up at the meetup tonight.

May 10th, 2022 Twelve players (Ari, Ceasar, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Edgar, John, Prince, Ray, Tony, Shane, young boy) showed up at the meetup tonight.

May 3rd, 2022 Eight players (Ari, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Eddie, Edgar, James, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

April 26th, 2022 Ten players (Ari, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Jeremy, John, Jose, Ray, Shane, Tony) showed up at the meetup tonight.

April 19th, 2022 Nine regular players (Chet, Christian, Edgar, Jeremy, Jose, Prince, Ray, Richard, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

April 12th, 2022 Seven regular players (Chet, Christian, Mckenzie, Ray, Richard, Ryan, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight. A Russian man w/ kid (visiting from California) played a game against Christian.

April 5th, 2022 Eleven players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Jeremy, Jose, Prince, Ray, Richard, Shane, Shaun, the guy in hat (didn't get his name)) showed up at the meetup tonight.

March 29th, 2022 Fourteen players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Jeremy, Jose, Mckenzie, Manny, Paul, Peter, Prince, Ray, Richard, Ryan, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

March 22nd, 2022 Ten players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Jeremy, Manny, Nick, Ray, Richard, Ryan, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

March 15th, 2022 Nine players (Ceazar, Chet, Jeremy, Manny, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Richard, Ryan) showed up at the meetup tonight.

March 8th, 2022 Eight players (Ceazar, Chet, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Richard, Ryan) showed up at the meetup tonight.

March 1st, 2022 Ten players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Jeremy, Nick, Prince, Ramon, Ray, Richard, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

February 22nd, 2022 Eight players (Chet, Christian, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Ryan, Richard) showed up at the meetup tonight.

February 15th, 2022 Eleven players (Ceasar, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, James, Jeremy, Nick, Prince, Ramon, Ray, Richard) showed up at the meetup tonight.

February 8th, 2022 Twelve players (Andrew, Chet, Christian, James, Jeremy, Manny, Nick, Prince, Oscar, Ramon, Ray, Ryan) showed up at the meetup tonight.

February 1st, 2022 Six players (Chet, Christian, Jeremy, Ramon, Ray, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

January 25th, 2022 Eleven players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, James, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Richard, Ryan, +1) showed up at the meetup tonight.

January 11th, 2022 Seven players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Fred, Ramon, Ray, Richard) showed up at the meetup tonight.

January 4th, 2022 Five players (Christian, Ramon, Ray, Richard, and one more) showed up at the meetup tonight.

December 21st, 2021 Four players (Chet, Christian, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

December 14th, 2021 Nine players (Anthony, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, James, Jeremy, Ramon, Ray, Ryan) showed up at the meetup tonight.

December 7th, 2021 Five players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight. We played high/low all night. As expected, Chet was undefeated and stayed on the high board.

November 30th, 2021 Eight players (Auro, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Fred, Ramon, Ray, Ryan) showed up at the meetup tonight. Well, actually, there were four others that I forgot to get their names. They are on the pictures. If you know them, email me the info.

November 23rd, 2021 Eight players (Auro, Ceazar, Chet, Chris, Christian, James, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

November 16th, 2021 Nine players (Auro, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, James, Nick, Patrick, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

November 9th, 2021 Ten players showed up at the meetup tonight.

November 2nd, 2021 Six players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Ramon, Ray, Regie) showed up at the meetup tonight.

October 26th, 2021 Six players (Chet, Christian, James, Jeremy, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

October 19th, 2021 Six players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Ramon, Ray, Regie) showed up at the meetup tonight.

October 12th, 2021 Nine players showed up at the meetup tonight.

October 5th, 2021 Nine players showed up at the meetup tonight.

September 28th, 2021 Five players (Chet, Christian, Ramon, Ray, and Robert) showed up at the meetup tonight.

September 21st, 2021 With the covid surge on a downward trend (case number today is just over 200), the chess addicts are returning to the currently mostly empty Ka Makana Alii foodcourt. Seven players were seen tonight.

August 17th, 2021 With covid cases now averaging over 600 the past week, only a few showed up for the meetup. It was also decided to pause the meetup until a dramatic improvement is seen.

August 10th, 2021 With covid cases averaging over 500 the past week, probably only half of the regulars showed up tonight.

August 3rd, 2021 With covid cases averaging in the 300 for the past week, chess life still lives at Ka Makana Alii.

July 27th, 2021 With covid cases still in the triple digits, the chess addicts again flock to Ka Makana Alii. Just not as many as last week.

July 20th, 2021 With covid cases in the triple digits, the chess addicts still flock to Ka Makana Alii.

July 13th, 2021 Another great turn out tonight. There must have been nine boards up at the same time.

July 6th, 2021 Another great turn out tonight. There were six boards going at the same time.

June 29th, 2021 Great turn out tonight. There were six boards going at the same time.

June 22nd, 2021 Fourteen players (Auro, Bob, Ceazar, Chet, Eddie, Fred (x2), James, Jeremy, Manny, Nick, Prince, Ramon, and Ray) showed up tonight. Fred Haley, the organizer of the Windward chess meetup, paid us a visit.

June 15th, 2021 Thirteen players (Auro, Beau, Bob, Ceazar, Chet, Eddie, Jeremy, Manny, Nick, Prince, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up tonight. Beau Mueller, the Hawaii Chess Federation President, gave us a visit.

June 8th, 2021 Nine players (Auro, Bob, Ceazar, Chet, Eddie, Prince, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up at the meetup tonight.

June 1st, 2021 Nine players (Auro, Bob, Ceazar, Eddie, Fred, Prince, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up at the meetup tonight.

May 25th, 2021 Eleven players (Auro, Bob, Ceazar, Eddie, Jeremy, Manny, Nick, Prince, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up at the meetup tonight.

May 18th, 2021 Eigth players (Auro, Bob, Ceazar, Eddie, Jeremy, Nick Ramon, and Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

May 4th, 2021 Nine players (Auro, Bob, Ceazar, Eddie, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up. Games went on until closing.

April 27th, 2021 Seven players (Auro, Eddie, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up. Games went on until a little before mall closing.

April 20th, 2021 Six players (Auro, Bob, Eddie, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up. Games went on until a little past 8pm.

April 13th, 2021 Tonight was another good turn out. Eight players (Auro, Bob, Eddie, James, Jeremy, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up. As usual, the games went on till mall closing (9:00pm).

April 6th, 2021 Ten players showed up at the meetup.

March 30th, 2021 Nine players (Auro, Eddie, James, Jeremy, Mo, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Shaun) showed up at the meetup tonight.

March 23rd, 2021 Only two (Ray, and James) showed up at the meet tonight. However, a visitor (Alii) from California joined us and played a couple of games.

March 16th, 2021 Eight players (Auro, Eddie, James, Jeremy, Michael, Nick, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meet tonight.

March 9th, 2021 Probably due to the weather, only 5 players (James, Jeremy, Nick, Ray, Ryan) showed up at the meet tonight.

March 2nd, 2021 Seven (Auro, Eddie, James, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray) and one new guy showed up at the meetup tonight.

February 23rd, 2021 Seven players (Auro, Bob, Eddie, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

February 16th, 2021 Nine players (Auro, Bob, Eddie, Jeremy, Mckenzie, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Ryan) showed up at the meetup.

February 9th, 2021 Seven players (Auro, Bob, Eddie, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup.

February 2nd, 2021 Seven players (Auro, Bob, Eddie, James, Jeremy, Nick, Ray) was at the meetup.

January 2021 Some players are still heading to Ka Makana Alii for some action.

December 2020 Some players have started showing up at the mall. Play times are on Tuesdays from 4:30pm to 8:30pm.

February 27, 2020 Games before the covid lockdown.