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VAN WERT — Once again this year, area corn holers will have the chance to take part in the annual Van Wert Rib Fest Corn Hole Tournament. The date is Aug. 9 inside the Rib Fest site located at the Van Wert County Fairgrounds. Play will begin at 1 p.m. This year, for the first time, same-day registrations will be accepted, although early registrations will be appreciated. Entry fee is $20 per team.

First place prize is 50 percent of the entry fees collected and second place prize is 25 percent of the entry fees collected. Entry forms can be picked up at the Van Wert Area CVB office at 136 E. Main St. in Van Wert or it can be downloaded by going to www.vanwertribfest.com/events or at www.visitvanwert.org/documents/2014CORNHOLEREGISTRATIONFORM.pdf.

The Eighth Annual Van Wert Rib Fest will be held on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 8 and 9. Gates will open at 5 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday. Admission is $5 per person on Friday and Saturday beginning at 5 p.m. Admission on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4:59 p.m. is $3 person. Children 12 and under will be admitted free.