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. 9th until Nov. 4th and Thursday, Nov. 10th.

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

  • Play Bean bags with COW97 and Budweiser to show your Bags skills and you may be heading to a spot in the finals and if you’re the champ for the week, you’ll automatically qualify for the Bean Bag Tournament Grand Finale on Nov. 11th. 

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



(Thur.) Sept. 15--The Vault - Rockland


Mike & Mark from La Crosse & Trempealeau, team "Pet Badger" are the first headed to the their pic for a photos from that stop!



Sept. 16--Lizzy's Tap - Warrens ("All In" wins -- Andy & Tyler from Warrens)

Sept. 23--The Zone - Sparta ("Fuzzy & Fink" wins -- Chris from Tomah & Rob from Warrens)

Sept. 30--The Strike Zone - Tomah (Jeff & Terry from Tomah win)


Oct. 7--The Rite Spot - Sparta

"The Monkeys" from Tomah, Nick & Dave will have a shot at the Grand! their pic for more pics of the stop!




Oct. 14--Kickback Bar - Kendall (Winners are Ryan & Matt from Camp Douglas & Tomah!)


Oct. 21--Sunset Tavern - Black River Falls

The winners this week are Andy & Mary from Black River Falls & Tomah...they'll have a shot at $1, their pic for more pics of the stop!



Oct. 28--Neuie's Vogue - George St., La Crosse ("Nome" are the winners -- Marty & Ben from La Crosse)

Nov. 4--Hitchin' Post - Wilton

Andy & Ben from Holmen & Onalaska take the penultimate qualifier and move on to play for a cold-hard Grand! Click their pic to see more pics from this stop!




(Thur.) Nov. 10--Bleacher's - Westby

Nov. 11 FINALS--The Zone - Sparta



  • 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 and select runners-up 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 played/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 vacant slots for the Final Tournament will be filled by a single round play-in bracket before the main Final 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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