Major cornhole tournament in Virginia Beach this weekend

Virginia Beach

Regionally throughout the US, cornhole is also called bean bag toss, bags, sack toss and other similar nicknames.

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A major cornhole tournament is set to happen this weekend in Virginia Beach.

The “BEAST of The BEACH Summer Corn Hole Throw Down” will be held July 17-18 at the Virginia Beach Field House, 2020 Landstown Centre Way. It’s produced by the Hampton Roads Sports Commission.

There’s a $17,000 guaranteed payout, a top prize of $4,500 and a host of nationally ranked players.

All ages and skill levels are welcome. The tournament will be in two divisions: competitive and tailgating doubles play (bring your own partner).

There will also be food, beer, live music, a 50/50 raffle and vendor stations. Those who attend can also get tips from some of the nation’s players during two meet-and-greet sessions on Saturday, July 18.

The competitive division’s top prize is $4,500 will start on Saturday with rounder’s play guaranteeing each team six games.

Click here for more information on the tournament.

Pre-registration fees are $110 per team for the competitive division and $125 on the day of.

Here are details on competitive division payouts (July 17 & 18):

  • 1st Place – $4,500
  • 2nd Place – $2500
  • 3rd Place – $1500
  • 4th Place – $1250
  • 5th Place – $750
  • 5th Place – $750
  • 7th Place – $500
  • 7th Place – $500
  • 9th Place – $300
  • 9th Place – $300
  • 9th Place – $300
  • 9th Place – $300

Click here for tickets.

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