American Crossword Puzzle Tournament

 Crossword Tournament


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Crosswords LA

Saturday, October 18, 2014 • 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM • The Fowler Museum at UCLA
Five custom puzzles, 2-3 team puzzle games, lunch, freebies, a head-to-head-head final
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The Third Annual Minnesota Crossword Tournament

Sunday, June 22, 2014 • noon to 5pm • The Landmark Center - Saint Paul, Minnesota
Solvers will tackle three original crossword puzzles created and edited especially for this tournament by local, professional crossword creators whose work has been published in the New York Times. Scoring to be based on accuracy and speed. Solvers with the highest combined scores from the first three rounds will move on to the finals, with championship puzzles solved in front of the audience. Prizes will be awarded to finalists and winners in each category.
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7th Annual Lee Road Library Crossword Competition

Sunday, April 27, 2014 • 1:30pm • 2345 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, Ohio
A Puzzling Day at the Lee Road Library! Donít miss the opportunity to spend an afternoon solving crossword puzzles with friends and neighbors as you try your hand at unpublished crosswords provided by Will Shortz, editor of the New York Times crossword. The puzzles will begin easy and get progressively harder, but they are all solvable, so all levels of crossword enthusiasts are encouraged to participate. Snacks and beverages provided.
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