Nut Tree Plaza Chessboard, Vacaville, California
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member FolsomNatural
N 38° 22.188 W 121° 57.670
10S E 590748 N 4247357
Quick Description: Giant chess board in Nut Tree Plaza, Vacaville, California.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 6/20/2014 8:41:22 PM
Waymark Code: WMKZC0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 2

Long Description:
The Nut Tree Plaza shopping mall features a park with a miniature train ride, a carousel, games, and entertainment for families. The giant black-and-white board is often used for chess; the pieces must be requested. The largest piece, the king, is about 20 inches tall.

Admission is free. This is a fun place to bring children as there are lots of eye-catching attractions, games, and activities in the little park. The park is colorful and well maintained.

The Nut Tree Plaza in near the intersection of Highways 80 and 505. There once was an old, 1950s era restaurant at this location, but it was torn down and replaced by the current expansive mall.
Usage: Play

Name of Game: Chess

Public or Private: Public

Visit Instructions:
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