2nd Annual Festival of the Horse Cornhole Tournament

Saturday, September 7th | Blue Barn at Scott County Fairgrounds, 1080 Cardinal Drive

It’s time for our 2nd annual Festival of the Horse Cornhole Tournament.

✨ This year we will benefit Trooper Island, Trooper Island Camp was developed by the Kentucky State Police as part of a long range program of public service to the youth of Kentucky: a place where the tensions and turmoil of our everyday lives can be forgotten; and for one week young people can be given a touch of hope and desire of a better tomorrow.

We will be adding 2 additional events to our tournament this year, one will be called a Long Shot Contest and the other is 4 person Crew Cup Team event. A silent auction will also take place this year.

Event Location.: Scott County Fairgrounds 1080 Cardinal Drive, Georgetown, Ky 40324 in the big Blue Barn beside the truck pull area and the Outdoor Horse arena.

Event #1 – Crew Cup

Signups at 11am | Start Time at 12pm

Crew Cup is a Bring Your Own Team format for a 4-man team. 
– 4 players per team, two on each side. 
– Each player gets two bags and alternates throws. 
– Player 1 – 1st and 3rd bag, Player 2 – 2nd and 4th bag! 
Fun and exciting twist to say the least.
– $80.00 per team entry
– 75/25 payback….75% to the purse, 25% to the Georgetown 1st Responders
– Payout Top 3 places based on 10 teams.

Event #2 – Doubles Tournament

Signups begin at 2pm
Target start time at 3pm

– This is Bring Your Own Partner, Bring Your Own Bags.
– Double Elimination Format.
– 2 out of 3 in the winners
– 1 game in the Losers
– $30.00 per team Entry Fee
– 75/25 payback…75% to the purse, 25% to the Georgetown 1st Responders.
– Payout Top 5 places based on 30 teams. 

OPEN TO EVERYONE – Long Shot Event

Open to everyone
Start Time 1pm

The Long Shot..This event is for everyone. You DO NOT have to participate in the other events to compete.

The key is to make one cornhole bag in the hole. It starts at 27 ft. Each successful shot will move the board back 1ft at a time.

We will run this event from 1pm until the event coordinator calls last shot. It will cost $1.00per shot.

The person with the longest recorded shot will win the pot. Payout is 50/50: 50% to the Contestant and 50% to Trooper Island Benefit Fund.

Thank you to our sponsors:

  • Corntucky Conrhole
  • Festival of the Horse
  • Sutherland Chevrolet
  • Bluegrass RV
  • PolyCraft Tool Inc.
  • Tipsy Cow Bar
  • SamJam Bluegrass Festival
  • Empire Restoration
  • 84 Lumber
  • Reed Utilities
  • S&S Tire
  • National Workwear
  • Mark A. Smith
  • Georgetown 1stResponders
The Festival of the Horse is brought to you by a subcommittee of the Georgetown/Scott County Tourism Commission. www.georgetownky.com