These special events in clubs offer additional masterpoints and, in some cases, hand records and analyses. Call your club to learn if these events are scheduled in your area or go to Participating Clubs.

For more information about these events and masterpoint awards, Players – click here. Club Managers click here.

ICC Games

Has your club been holding Inter-Club Championship games? These games are scheduled twice a month with all participating clubs using identical hand records. Overall rankings and recaps are posted on our website within 24 hours.

2019 ICC games

Session Day Time Dates


Monday Morning


February 25 and July 15

June 24 and December 30

April 29 and October 7


Tuesday Morning


April 16 and October 15

February 5 and July 30

June 4 and November 19


Wednesday Morning


March 13 and September 4

January 16 and August 14

May 29 and November 6


Thursday Morning


May 16 and December 19

March 7 and September 26

January 3 and August 29


To print the 2018 Special Events Schedule, click here.


Date(s) Session Event
September 13 Thursday afternoon ACBL-wide International Fund Game
October 5 Friday morning ACBL-wide Senior Pairs
October 31 Wednesday afternoon ACBL-wide Instant Matchpoint Game
December 17 Monday afternoon ACBL-wide International Fund Game

To print the 2019 Special Events Schedule, click here.


Date(s) Session Event
January All Month Junior Fund Games
January 22 TuesdayDaytime* ACBL-wide Junior Fund Game
Open to all ages – 1 of 2
February 2 Saturday/Daytime* ACBL-wide International Fund Game
1 of 3
February 20 Wednesday/Daytime* ACBL-wide Charity Game
1 of 2
March 11 Monday/ Afternoon ACBL-wide Senior Pairs Game
1 of 2
April All month Charity Club Championship Games
April 3 Wednesday/Daytime* ACBL-wide Charity Game
2 of 2
April 10 Wednesday//Any session Helen Shields Rookie/Master Game
Canada-wide event
May All Month Grass Roots FUNd Games
June All month North American Pairs
Flights A, B and C
June 7 and 8 Friday and Saturday Worldwide Bridge Contest (WBF)
Clubs can start The Worldwide Bridge Contest games at any time of the day, Friday and Saturday games are independent.
June 12 Wednesday/ afternoon Olympiad Fund Game
Canada-wide Event – 1 of 2
June 16-23 Select one day The Longest Day
Alzheimer Association
ACBL-wide event, but not an ACBL-wide game.
Clubs can select one day during this week.
July All month North American Pairs
Flights A, B and C
July 8 Monday/Daytime* ACBL-wide Summer Instant Matchpoint Game
Digital materials only
August All month North American Pairs
Flights A, B and C
August 6 Tuesday/ Evening ACBL-wide Junior Fund Game
Open to all ages – 2 of 2
September All month Club International Fund Games
September 12 Thursday/Daytime* ACBL-wide International Fund Game
2 of 3
October All month Jane Johnson Club Appreciation Games
Clubs can hold one pair game and one team game per sanctioned session
October 4 Friday afternoon ACBL-wide Senior Pairs
2 of 2
October 10 Thursday afternoon Olympiad Fund Game
Canada-wide Event – 2 of 2
October 21 Monday/ any session Erin Berry Rookie/Master Game
Canada-wide Event
October 31 Thursday/Daytime* ACBL-wide Instant Matchpoint Game
Printed materials available
December 16 Monday/ Daytime* ACBL-wide International Fund Game
3 of 3

*Clubs may start these games anytime between 10:00 AM and 3:00 PM