AT A GLANCE

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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.

Over $30,000 in Cash and Prizes!

5 Days of Fun for the Whole Family

Don’t Miss the Excitement!

Listen to the TACO episodes on Worlds XII in Owensboro

Listen to the TACO episodes on last year’s Worlds in Knoxville

WORLDS XII FEATURED EVENTS

Following is an overview of Worlds XII. There will be a daily itinerary created and available at select hotel front desks, posted on Facebook, posted here on the ACO Website Worlds page, and available at the Convention Center before the event. This will give the players more details regarding each day’s activities and times.

Tuesday July 25th, 2017

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

Wednesday July 26th, 2017

ACO World Slyder Cup Championships
ACO Certified Official Shootout
Other activities and times to be announced

Thursday July 27th, 2017

Ranked Players Invitational (RPI) – Singles
Ranked Players Invitational (RPI) – Doubles
Tier Group Play

Friday July 28th, 2017

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

Saturday July 29th, 2017

ACO Singles Tiers Championships
ACO World Singles Championships
Saturday evening top 8 Finals

ACO Worlds Golden Ticket

A Golden Ticket includes:

  • 1 entry into the ACO World Singles Championship (RPI, Tiers, and/or World Singles Bracket)
  • ½ entry into the ACO World Doubles Championship (RPI, Tiers, and/or World Doubles Bracket)
  • 1 entry into the $1,000 Big Blind Draw
  • 1 ACO World T-Shirt
  • 1 ticket for Door Prize drawings

In order to obtain a Golden Ticket a player must participate in a minimum of 4 ACO points earning events. Each event must carry different event title.

Pick 4 of the following events:

• ACO Cornhole Classic (Regional)
• ACO HoleOween Classic (Regional)
• ACO Turkeyhole Classic (Regional)
• ACO HoleIday Classic (Regional)
• ACO MaizeKraze (Regional)
• ACO Icehole Classic (Regional)
• ACO Cornhole Madness (Regional)
• ACO SpringFling (Regional)
• ACO Cornhole De Mayo (Regional)
• ACO Charleston Major
• ACO Anaheim Major
• ACO Lakeland Major
• ACO Monroeville Major
• ACO Champaign Major
• ACO Knoxville Major
• ACO Las Vegas Major
• ACO Owensboro Major
• ACO Kenansville Major
• ACO Peachtree City Major
• ACO Kalamazoo Major
• ACO Virginia Beach Major
• ACO Northern Cali Major
• ACO Foley Major

All players who finish ACO Season XII ranked 1-40 on the ACO World Singles Rankings will win a FREE Golden Ticket.

All players who are a member of a team who finish ACO Season XII ranked 1-20 on the ACO World Doubles Rankings will win a FREE Golden Ticket.

All players who finish ACO Season XII ranked 41-80 in the ACO World Singles Rankings will be eligible to purchase their ticket for $50 online beginning 6/5/17.

All players who finish ACO Season XII ranked 81 and over in the ACO World Singles Rankings will be eligible to purchase their ticket for $100 online beginning 6/5/17.

The top 640 players in the ACO World Rankings will have the first opportunity to purchase their tickets between 6/5/17 and 6/9/17.

Players 641 and up will be able to purchase their ticket starting 6/10/17. This is a first come basis so once all 600 available tickets for purchase are a gone, the event will be considered sold out and there will be no more made available.

There will be 600 Golden Tickets available for purchase.

Beginning on 6/5/17, players ranked 41-640 on the World Singles Rankings will have first opportunity to purchase their Golden Tickets.

Beginning on 6/10/17, registration will open for players ranked 641 and over on the World Singles Rankings, on a first come first serve basis.

Hotel Info

Opening day: TUESDAY July 25, 2017
Closing evening: SATURDAY July 29, 2017

If you are interested in convenience, the best two hotels to stay at would be Hampton Inn and Holiday Inn.

Hampton Inn & Suites

401 West 2nd Street
Owensboro, KY 42301

$134.00 per night plus tax
Only 75 rooms available in this ACO reserved block

RESERVATIONS: CALL (270) 685-2005 or CLICK HERE FOR GROUP RATE
Make sure you mention you are attending the ACO World Championships of Cornhole

Amenities:
1. Hot breakfast daily – no cost
2. Free Wi-Fi
3. Hotel sits a cornhole pitch away from CONVENTION – one of top two places to stay for this event.

Holiday Inn Owensboro Riverfront

701 West 1st Street
Owensboro, KY 42301

$129.00 per night plus tax
Only 65 rooms available in this ACO reserved block

RESERVATIONS: CALL (270) 683-1111
Make sure you mention you are attending the ACO World Championships of Cornhole

Amenities:
1. Free Wi-Fi
2. Complimentary use of indoor pool & fitness facility
3. Hotel sits a cornhole pitch away from CONVENTION – one of top two places to stay for this event.

This hotel is slightly off site – 1.3 miles from the event, but a good price – $84.00 per night plus tax.

Ramada Owensboro

3136 W. 2nd Street
Owensboro, KY 42301

$84.00 per night plus tax
Only 25 rooms available in this ACO reserved block

RESERVATIONS: CALL (270) 685-3941
Make sure you mention you are attending the ACO World Championships of Cornhole

Amenities:
1. Free Daily Breakfast
2. Free Wi-Fi
2. Complimentary use of indoor pool & fitness facility
3. Only 1.3 miles from convention center

This hotel is 3.8 miles from the event, but a nice place to stay.

Courtyard Marriott

3120 Highland Pointe Drive
Owensboro, KY 42303

$124.00 per night plus tax
Only 25 rooms available in this ACO reserved block

RESERVATIONS: CALL (270) 685-4139
Make sure you mention you are attending the ACO World Championships of Cornhole

Amenities:
1. Free Wi-Fi
2. Complimentary use of indoor pool & fitness facility
3. Only 3.8 miles from convention center

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