Your Bearded Invitation to Yorkshire Beard Day 2015…

Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 – TBBC North Beard Meet Up
Saturday March 21st 2015 at Scarborough Spa Complex, Scarborough UK.

You are invited to spend a Saturday at the seaside in the company of Yorkshire Beards, Real Beer and family friendly fun. All are welcome.

Join us in the Spa Sun Court from 2pm for a Northern Beard Meet up and friendly Beard Competition organised by The British Beard Club.

You will be greeted by Bearded Bands, Beer Tasting, Vintage Vinyl Records played on wind up Gramophone Players, Family Friendly Fun & Games such as Beard Bingo! and for the ladies a “Kiss a Beard Booth”. Prizes galore! Including prizes for best fake beard for those of you unable to grow your own. Fake beards can be made by yourself or purchased on the day with profits going to The Prostate Cancer Charity Prostate Cancer UK.

At 6pm There will be a Bearded Banquet whilst the judges decide the beard category winners and then at 7:30pm the title of Yorkshire Beard 2015 will be
announced.

After Party arrangements and further event details will be announced closer to the time for those of you with an eye to staying over and making a weekend of it. :)

Trade Stall & Sponsorship enquiries please click here

Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 event Date announced

It has been announced!

Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 will take place on Saturday 21st March 2015 at The Scarborough Spa Complex, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, UK.

We shall be updating the website over the coming weekend and you will be able to register your beards from Wednesday October 1st 2014.

If you would like information on event stalls and sponsorship please use the contact form click here

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 TBBC friendly Beard Comp results!

There were 54 fantastic real & false beards registered for the Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 TBBC friendly beard competition this year…

The most hotly contested catergories were Full Beard Natural & False Beard Freestyle.

Overall standard was Very high in all categories.

The Judges thank you all for showing off your beards at their very best!

Special thanks to those of you who made special effort in the costume department.

You did your Beards proud!

Bragging rights this year go to the following….

Styled stubble
1st = Guy Baumann
2nd = Dr John Oakland

Kind Edward
1st = Tony Pulsa
2nd = Jonny Manchester

Verdi
1st = Steve Ridgewell
2nd = Rae Pulsa

Garibaldi
1st = Mike Smith
2nd = Patrick Woollons

Partial Beard Freestyle
1st = Michael Wallage
2nd = Craig Shanks Hitchen-Anderson
3rd = Magnus Young Karlsen

Full beard natural
1st = Micheal Legge
2nd = Damien Knight
3rd = Paul Jones

Full beard moustache
1st = Charlie Saville
2nd = Kenneth Waters
3rd = Jack Hewitt

Full Beard Freestyle
1st = Andy Teague
2nd = Alexander Magraw
3rd = Dave Balmford

False beard Freestyle (will check photos to match names later)
1st = Sculpted beard with owl and bird
2nd = Knitted long flowery beard
3rd = Tied result – Child with colourful beard and Metal beard Katy.

Best in show and winner of the title Yorkshire Beard 2014
Michael Legge
Very close competitors were – Mike Smith and Alexander Magraw

Judges were

Dawne louise Cooper – Racoon international Artistic team

George Dobson – George Henry’s Traditional Barbers

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 Limited Edition Beard Badges

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 Limited Edition Beard Badges!

Only available to purchase in person at the Scarborough Spa Suncourt on Saturday 22nd March 2014.

When they’re gone,they’re gone!

Beardy McBeard Illustration drawn by David Litchfield

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 Limited Edition Beard Badges

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 Limited Edition Beard Badges

Plenty of other Merch on sale at various Beard Stalls including…
Hand Knitted Beards by Debby Hill, Various TBBC Thatch T-shirts, stickers etc..

Have you registered your beard yet? click here

Beard Registration and check-in on the day takes place 2pm – 3pm competitions start 3:15pm.

Live Music from 2pm onwards…

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 has several beard related competitions you can enter…
Beard Comp click here
Beard Photo comp click here
Beard Portrait comp click here

FOOD!
Help our beard friendly chef get prepared by letting him know what you would like to eat in advance.
Click here for Menu and chosen preferrence form.

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 – Photo comp entries

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 has several beard related competitions you can enter…
Beard Comp click here
Beard Photo comp click here
Beard Portrait comp click here

Entries for the Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 Beard Photo competition are coming in… here are a couple for you to have a look at… still plenty of time to take your own photo of a beard in the Yorkshire landscape and send it in.

For Beard Photo Comp entry form & details click here.

Yorkshire beard day 2014 photo comp entry by Alexander Magraw

Yorkshire beard day 2014 photo comp entry by Alexander Magraw

Yorkshire beard day 2014 photo comp entry by Lucy mcguire

Yorkshire beard day 2014 photo comp entry by Lucy mcguire

Yorkshire Beard Day – Drawn or Painted Beard Portrait competition entries

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 has several beard related competitions you can enter…
Beard Comp click here
Beard Photo comp click here
Beard Portrait comp click here

Entries for the Drawn or Painted Beard Portrait competition are coming in… here are a couple for you to have a look at… still plenty of time to create some of your own beard art and send it in.

For Beard Portrait entry form & details click here.

Yorkshire beard Portrait by Michelle Khalil

Yorkshire Beard Portrait by Michelle Khalil drawn using a Black Pen

Yorkshire Beard Portrait by Alexander Magraw

Yorkshire Beard Portrait by Alexander Magraw using a pencil

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 – Get Ready!

Meanwhile at George Henry's Traditional Barbers Getting ready for Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 - TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up.....

Meanwhile at George Henry’s Traditional Barbers Getting ready for Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up…..

It’s almost Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 O’clock!  Are you ready?

Register your Beard for the fun & friendly TBBC Beard Competition click here

Enter the Photo Competition click here

Enter the Drawn or Painted Beard Portrait Competition click here

#bepartofit #beard

Here’s a quick run down of Saturday’s main events…

Scarborough Spa Suncourt
Live music, Beer, Stalls & Competitions throughout the afternoon.
2pm – Beard Registration Begins
3pm – Beard Registration Ends
3:15pm – Beard Competitions Start
Styled Stubble
Goatee
Musketeer
Partial Beard Freestyle
King Edward
Verdi
Garibaldi
Natural Full Beard
Natural Full Beard with Styled Moustache
Full Beard Freestyle
False Beard Freestyle
6pm – move to Farrer’s Bar for *food, more Live music and to await the results.
7:20pm Judges announce results & Yorkshire Beard of 2014.

7:30pm depart to an after party…

*Help Chef and let him know your preferred Bearded Banquet menu choice in advance by clicking here.

 

 

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 – More Posters

Here are some more poster images for you to enjoy…

Want to Register for the TBBC Yorkshire Beard 2014 Competition? then click here!

Enter the Photo Competition click here

Enter the Drawn or Painted Beard Portrait Competition click here

#bepartofit #beard

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 - TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up Saturday 22nd March at Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay, Scarborough poster - false beards freestyle

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up Saturday 22nd March at Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay, Scarborough poster – false beards freestyle

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 - TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up Saturday 22nd March at Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay, Scarborough poster - beard music

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up Saturday 22nd March at Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay, Scarborough poster – beard music

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 - TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up Saturday 22nd March at Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay, Scarborough poster - beard

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up Saturday 22nd March at Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay, Scarborough poster – beard

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 – Posters

Here is the first of the Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 Posters created for this year’s event, more to follow…

This one features Beardy McBeardy the Official Yorkshire Beard Day Character created by David Litchfield. Find out more about David and his illustrative work on his website www.davidlitchfieldillustration.com

David is also Judging the Drawn or Painted Beard Portrait Competition you can send your entries in anytime between now and the morning of Saturday 22nd March. more info click here.

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 poster Feat. David Litchfield's Yorkshire Beard Day Character Beardy Mcbeardy

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 poster Feat. David Litchfield’s Yorkshire Beard Day Character Beardy Mcbeardy

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 – Bearded Bands

This Year’s Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 Bearded Bands & Entertainers
in no particular order…
Tenfoot Ukes – Bearded Ukulele Orchestra from Hull
Fantasy Sloth – Electro/synth pop beards from the end of the rainbow
Two Man One Man Band – Quick Change Multi Instrumentalists from Scarborough & Kipax
The Blind Dead McJones Band - Original Bearded Blues Band from Leeds
Martin G’dfather Nettles - Bearded Punk Poet from Leeds
Tony Grimaud - Original Rythmn & Bearded Blues Funk Groove from Malta
The Vasolators – Bearded BeatNik Rock’n’Roll from Scarborough
Nose - Original Fun Loud Angry Noise Rock from Halifax, Hull, Leeds

Fantasy Sloth
Fantasy Sloth Beards

Fantasy Sloth Beards

Two Man One Man Band
Two Man One Man Band Beard fluff

Two Man One Man Band Beard fluff

The Blind Dead McJones Band
The Blind Dead McJones Band Beards

The Blind Dead McJones Band Beards

Martin G’dfather Nettles
Martin G'dfather Nettles Beard

Martin G’dfather Nettles Beard

Tony Grimaud
Tony Grimaud Beard

Tony Grimaud Beard

Nose
Nose Beard

Nose Beard