Bags to Ca$h is BACK!!
...and you can win $1,000!

Cow97 and Budweiser with Bags to Cash where the winner picks up a cool $1,000!


All you have to do is be our “Bean Bag” champ!


Here’s what you do:



  • Stop into any Bags to CA$H qualifying location every Friday night from Sept. 11 until Nov. 6th and Thursday, Nov. 12th.

  • Sign your 2 person team up from 7:30 to 8:00. Competition starts at 8:00.

  • Play Bean bags with COW97 and Budweiser, and if you’re the champ that night, you’ll qualify for the Bean Bag Tournament Grand Finale on Nov. 13th. 

  • The winning team of the Finals Tournament will win $1,000! (or 2 $500 Visa Gift Cards!) 



Sept. 11--The Vault - Rockland


Congrats to 2015's first finalists...Mance from Sparta!

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Sept. 18--The Zone - Sparta


Another finalist team...The Great Cornholio; Pat & Josh from Sparta!


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Sept. 25--The Rite Spot - Sparta


The Nard Dogz go to the Finals...Ben and Ted from Onalaska are on their way!



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Oct. 2--Lizzy's Tap - Warrens



This week's winners; "All In", Andy and Tyler from Warrens...they automatically get a shot at the $1,000!



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Oct. 9--Sunset Tavern - Black River Falls



Another team head to the finals...Mason and Brian; the Cataract Mafia!



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Oct. 16--Kickback Bar - Kendall



Hal & Duane from Tomah and Warrensare headed to the finals!




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Oct. 23--Bleacher's - Westby



Mike & Mike from Holmen pick up the win and the shot at a grand!




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Oct. 30--Roscoe's Vogue Bar & Grill - George St., La Crosse


Mike & Marc, "Pet Badger" from La Crosse go for the grand!




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Nov. 6--Kelsey's Class Act - Tomah



Chris & Rob, "Fuzzy & Fink" from Tomah get a shot at the $1,000!




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(Thur.) Nov. 12--The Strike Zone - Tomah


Tomah's Steve & Dylan are the last guaranteed $1,000 qualifier!




Nov. 13 FINALS--The Strike Zone - Tomah



  • Teams of 2 will be competing against each other in a tournament bracket format.

  • Teammates must compete directly across from each other.

  • This will be a 10 week competition with the winning team from each week meeting at an 11thcompetition to determine a winner for $1,000 (2 - $500 Visa Gift Cards).

  • A team can only qualify once.

  • The winning team will be sent a letter from COW97 that MUST be presented at the Final match.  You must present a photo ID at the tournament. The team that won the qualifying competition must remain the same.

  • NO SUBSTITUTIONS for the Final match.

  • Games will be played until 21 points or more is reached.

  • Boards will be placed 20 feet apart.

  • The bracket set-up will be determined by the COW97 and Budweiser representative.

  • 3 points for each bag in the hole.

  • 1 point for each bag on the board.

  • Bags that roll on the board count.

  • The players must stay behind the front of the board when tossing.

  • Each team plays with 4 bags.

  • Opponents alternate tosses until all 8 bags are thrown.

  • The round is then scored.

  • The last team to score on previous round tosses first.

  • Teams must keep their own score.

  • The game is over if the score reaches 11 to 0 (SKUNK)

  • The byes for the Final Tournament will be filled by a random drawing just before the tournament starts.

  • Teams must sign up in the allotted time period before the tournament.

  • You must be 21 years of age to participate.

  • Participants must be deemed to live in the COW97 terrestrial "listening area" in Wisconsin, Minnesota or Iowa.  Participants deemed to not live in the "listening area" will not be eligible to win cash or prizes







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