The American Cornhole Organization is the worldwide governing body for the sport of cornhole and the World Championships of Cornhole is the culminating event of Season XII to crown the champions.

Over $30,000 in Cash and Prizes  //  5 Days of Fun for the Whole Family  //  Don’t miss the excitement!


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Location: Owensboro Convention Center, Owensboro, KY  website

Date: July 25-29, 2017

What: World Championships of Cornhole XII (5 day event)

Featuring: World Singles & Doubles, Women’s Singles, World Seniors, World Juniors, Competitive & Social Divisions with over $30,000 in Cash and Prizes!

Spectator Entry: Event is Free for Spectators during regular daytime play.

Read the Worlds XII Program


Tuesday July 25th, 2017

Welcome to Worlds – Party Night!

Wednesday July 26th, 2017

ACO World Slyder Cup ChampionshipsACO Certified Official ShootoutOther activities and times to be announced

Thursday July 27th, 2017

Ranked Players Invitational (RPI) – SinglesRanked Players Invitational (RPI) – DoublesTier Group Play

Friday July 28th, 2017

Tier Group Play (Continued)ACO Doubles Tiers ChampionshipsACO World Doubles ChampionshipsACO World Juniors ChampionshipsACO World Womens ChampionshipsACO World Seniors Championships

Saturday July 29th, 2017

Welcome to the ACO World Championships XII!– $1,000 Big Blind Draw– Corporate Slyder Cup– Blind Draws / Open CourtsOther activities and times to be announced

ACO Singles Tiers ChampionshipsACO World Singles ChampionshipsSaturday evening top 8 Finals

Listen to TACO episodes about Worlds XII

The TACO Episode 75: What Is The ACO Golden Ticket and How Do I Get One?

The TACO – Talking ACO Podcast

The official podcast of the American Cornhole Organization. Click here for the most recent episode, or Subscribe on iTunes

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Video: We Are Cornhole.

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