BEAN BAG TOSS is an affordable game which is easy to play and suitable for all ages. Leagues have formed at McPete’s and they are set up behind the batting cages.

McPete's hosts bean bag games

Staff Writer
Jennifer Edwards
Bean bag toss is a game for all ages and these days it has become a very popular pass time at McPete’s Entertainment Center on Hwy. 10 in Big Lake.
“We have leagues playing every Wednesday and Thursday night from May through the end of August,” says Eric Petersen, who owns McPete’s with Bob McDowall.
“It’s very popular,” he said.
To join the league costs $25 per season and it gets very competitive, Petersen says.
“The ladies teams can be very good too,” said McDowall. “Everyone can play and compete.”
For league play, teams of two play three matches per night, best two out of three wins.
The game is catching on fast. There was a bean bag tournament at the county fair this year and today (Saturday), the Big Lake Lions are hosting a bean bag double-elimination fund-raiser tournament with a first place prize of $300.


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