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Friday, Aug. 26- Sunday, Aug. 28, 2022

Experience a one-a-kind event at our corner of fantasy and as we host the first-ever cornhole (aka "bags") tournament Friday, Aug. 26 - Sunday, Aug. 28, 2022.

The Go the Distance Festival is a three-day cornhole event featuring Doubles competition; The Dream Team Invitational. Friday and Saturday will feature four Doubles Qualifier tournaments, with the top six teams of each qualifier advancing to Sunday’s final bracket. These qualifiers are all open to the public for registration! On Sunday, the advancing teams will compete against the ACO “Corny 40”, the top 40 Season 17 ranked ACO players in the world, and their respectively chosen partners. The tournament has a total purse attached to the event of $25,000, with the top 64 teams all guaranteed to walk away with prize money! The winning team will take home a cash prize and a specially designed commemorative trophy.

Pricing:

  • Dream Team Qualifier Registration: $125 per team

    • (2) event t-shirts   

    • (2) drink tickets   

    • (2) FOD home tour tickets   

    • Entry fee $125.00 per team  

  • Dream Team Qualifier Bundle Package: $295 per team

    • Includes team entry into all four (4) qualifiers 

    • Minimum of eight game guarantee – unless team qualifies early 

    • No credit or money back to teams that qualify early 

    • (2) event t-shirts ($40 value) 

    • (2) drink tickets ($10 value) 

    • (2) FOD home tour tickets ($40 value) 

    • SAVINGS OF $205 PER TEAM 

    • Once a team qualifies for the final field of 64, they are not eligible to compete in other qualifiers 

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Question: What are the official cornhole rules?

  • Question:​ How do I become an ACO member?

  • Answer: CLICK HERE to become to register to become an ACO member.

  • Question: How do I become a member of the American Cornhole Organization

  • Question: Are pets allowed on the premises?

    • Answer: Leashed animals are allowed on-site. Please pick up after your pet.​

  • Question: Can I smoke at the Field?

    • Answer: Smoking is not allowed on site per State of Iowa law.

  • Question: Can I bring a concealed firearm to this event?

    • Answer: No weapons are allowed on the premises at any time.

  • Question: Can I bring food and drink on-site?

    • Answer: No outside food or beverages will be allowed on-site for this event. Our concession stand along the third baseline, The Stretch sells hot dogs, hamburgers, . Carry-in bags will be checked.

  • Question: Will bleachers/grand stands be available?

    • Answer: No. Picnic tables will be available near the courts. Limited seating will also be available in the Event Center for the Corny 40 Classic Saturday, Aug. 27 and the  Fans are encouraged to bring lawn chairs.

  • Question: Any advice on what to bring for the event?

    • Answer: We encourage fans to bring lawn chairs, sunscreen and bug spray.

  • Question: What happens if the event is rained out?

    • Answer: No refunds will be issued in the event of cancellation of the event due to inclement weather.

Our Movie Site will be closed to the public Friday, 8/5/22 through Sunday, 8/14/22 in preparation for the MLB at Field of Dreams game