Category: News

Getting Inside the Head of the Cornhole Community: Playing Habits, Favorite Bags and More!

Getting Inside the Head of the Cornhole Community: Playing Habits, Favorite Bags and More!

A week ago we conducted a survey of cornhole players, and are excited to share the results! About the Survey The survey, which we ran with SurveyMonkey, went live on July 12. We promoted the survey via our own Facebook page (~7,000 fans) and the popular Facebook group Addicted to Cornhole (~11,000 members). We encouraged […]

The Business of Selling Cornhole Bags and Boards: Direct, Wholesale and Retail

The Business of Selling Cornhole Bags and Boards: Direct, Wholesale and Retail

The demand for cornhole bags, boards and other products has been booming lately, along with the game itself. Established players are struggling to keep up, along with the new players who are cropping up all the time. Cornhole bags are fairly easy to make — sew together some fabric and fill with plastic pellets. And […]

How to Build or Buy Tournament-Grade Cornhole Boards

How to Build or Buy Tournament-Grade Cornhole Boards

One of the most common things people think when they first discover the great game of cornhole is “This is great…and I could build my own set!” and it’s true! I’ve built dozens of sets by hand myself, bought a handful from a variety of builders, helped friends repair/upgrade boards they built or bought, and […]

How to Promote Cornhole Tournaments

How to Promote Cornhole Tournaments

Before reading this, you might want to check out our guide to setting up your club or league’s Facebook presence. If not, carry on! The first step to effectively promoting your cornhole tournament is creating a Facebook “event” for it. You can add or update information over time to let people who RSVP or express […]

Establishing an Online Presence for your Cornhole Organization

Establishing an Online Presence for your Cornhole Organization

TL:DR; Depending on your goals you’ll want to create a Facebook “group” for your club, a Facebook “page,” or both. Here’s the difference according to Facebook ,and I’ll explain the pros and cons of each myself below. While building out our club directory and event calendar, we’ve seen the good, the bad and the ugly […]

Why’s it so hard to find quality cornhole?!?

Why’s it so hard to find quality cornhole?!?

Cornhole Central founder Greg Barr plays in a fair number of cornhole tournaments, including the weekly blind draw he runs and occassional tournaments across northern California. Greg’s a social guy, and while chatting up fellow players he heard the same complaint over and over: “Why is it so damn hard to find quality cornhole?!?” Some […]