Corn Hole Contest to be featured at Free State Jubilee

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Grab your partner and start practicing your tossing skills as the Free State Jubilee will be hosting a Corn Hole Tournament for adults and youth ages 8 through 17. 

The tourney will be part of the Free State Jubilee set for June 27 on First Monday grounds in Canton. The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Committee is sponsoring this “free, fun day event for the families of Van Zandt County,” Extension Agent Melisa Rhodes said.

In the Corn Hole competition, the winning team in the adult tournament will win a cash prize of $200 and the title of tournament champion. The second place team receives $100 and the third place team $30.

Entry fee for the adult tournament is $20 per team of two.

Entry for the youth tournament is $10 per team of two. 

The youth division winning team will earn $100 for first place, $50 for second and $20 for third. 

The contest will be conducted by following the rules set forth by the American Corn Hole Association.  To review the rules, visit the website

The Free State Jubilee organizers reserve the right to make any changes deemed necessary to carry out the tournament at the local level, organizers said.

For questions about the tournament, to get an entry form or for information on the Free State Jubilee, contact the Texas A&M AgriLife Van Zandt County office at 903-567-4149 or email


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