American Crossword Puzzle Days
The American Crossword Puzzle Tournament is a crossword-solving tournament held annually in February, March, or April. Founded in 1978 by Will Shortz, who still directs the tournament, it is the oldest and largest crossword tournament held in the United States; the 2009 event attracted nearly 700 competitors.
The 40th annual tournament took place on March 24 – 26, 2017.
American Crossword Puzzle Days Observed and Future Dates
The next event will be March 23-25, 2018 in Stamford Marriott, Stamford, CT.
American Crossword Puzzle Days Website
American Crossword Puzzle Days Notes and Resources
Other April Holiday and Observances Resources
- April Holidays and Observances Overview
- April Daily Holidays and Observances
- April Weekly Holidays and Observances
- April Monthly Holidays and Observances