Cornhole Generic Art

GREENSBORO — Convenience store chain Sheetz is holding a cornhole tournament to benefit Sheetz For the Kidz, an employee-driven charity that provides children in need with gifts such as new toys, clothes and other basic necessities.

The fifth-annual double elimination tournament will be held 3 to 9 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Special Events Center of the Greensboro Coliseum complex at 1921 W. Gate City Blvd.

Registration is $50 for teams of two, which includes food, beverages, beer and door prizes. Check-in starts at 2:30 p.m.

The first-place winners get $1,000 in prizes and second-place winners will receive $500 in prizes.

Admission for spectators is a $10 donation and includes food and beverages.

Teams must visit www.Sheetz.com/cornhole to sign up. Registration ends Thursday.

In its first four years, this event has raised more than $150,000 for Sheetz For the Kidz which have helped to fulfill more than 1,000 holiday wishes to children in North Carolina.

Check-in starts at 2:30 p.m.

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