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Arlington Puzzle Festival

sudoku3The Arlington Puzzle Festival is a celebration of words, logic, numbers and thinking. It’s a place to meet other puzzle fanatics in a friendly, fun and enjoyable atmosphere.

Participation is free for current members of the Friends of the Arlington Public Library, with a suggested donation of $15 for non-members. All proceeds support Library programs and initiatives, and the development of the Library’s collection.


The 2013 Annual Arlington Puzzle Festival

Seventy puzzle-loving people showed up at the Reed School Gymnasium on Saturday, Nov. 2, to take part in the third annual Arlington Puzzle Festival.

And the Winners are…


Puzzles for the crossword puzzle tournament were provided by New York Times puzzlemaster Will Shortz. Puzzles for the Sudoku tournament were provided by Thomas Snyder, editor of the website Grandmaster Puzzles (gmpuzzles.com) and five-time World Sudoku Champion.

For questions, please contact ksullivan @ arlingtonva.us or 703-228-6330.

Take a look at pictures from last year’s festival. You can also see a list of the winners from 2012. Get a taste of the Festival by reading guest blogger’s Angela Halsted’s Report from Puzzle Fest 2011, and Sudoku and Crossword winners of that year.

Participants are encouraged to become members of the Friends of the Arlington Library.


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