Oyez!! Oyez!! Town Crier at Yorkshire Beard Day 2016

Scarborough Town Crier David Birdsall

Scarborough Town Crier David Birdsall

It is with great pleasure we can tell you that Scarborough’s Town Crier David Birdsall will be our master of ceremony at this years Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up Free Public Event being held at the Scarborough Spa Complex on Saturday March 5th 2016.

At 12 noon he will officially announce the start of proceedings at this years Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 and ring his bell as Bearded Bike riders set off on a cycle tour round Scarborough. Later in the day he will join a panel of Beard Judges for the Yorkshire Beard Day Fun & Friendly Beard Competition which is being run by The British Beard Club and is open to all wearers of facial hair.

Pre-Registration for the Beard Competition and the Bearded Bike Ride is now open click here. Registration on the day for the beard competition takes place between 2pm and 3pm. The competition starts at 3:30pm when the Bearded Cyclists ride back into the suncourt to a round of applause. Enthusiastic & vocal Spectators of all ages and genders are very much welcomed & encouraged.

Between the Beards + Bikes and Beard Competitions you will be entertained by Beard friendly bands & artists as well as be able to browse stalls selling specially knitted Fake beards & an array of beard based merchandise plus specially brewed Beard Beer available from the public bar.

The Beard Beers created by North Riding Brewery this year go by the names of “Beardfiller” and “Baby Got Beard”. more info and tasting notes will appear in another post.

There will be a bearded banquet at 6pm whilst we all await the results to be counted and at 7:30pm the Winner of Yorkshire Beard of the Year will be proclaimed and bragging rights awarded.

After parties will be available and a list of Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 friendly cafes, pubs, bars and accommodation and their special Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 offers handed out. If you want to be on this list then please do contact us.

 

Beards + Bikes Beardcycle event to start Yorkshire Beard Day 2016

Beards+bikes is a Beard friendly Bike Ride around the Borough of Scarborough - Part of Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 - TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up Saturday 5th March

Beards+bikes is a Beard friendly Bike Ride around the Borough of Scarborough – Part of Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up Saturday 5th March

Beards+Bikes

A cycle tour of the borough of Scarborough as part of Yorkshire Beard Day 2016

Saturday 5th March

Start from The Spa Complex Suncourt, Scarborough.

12 Noon

A 7 mile tour round the borough on mainly roads and cycle tracks with 5 mandatory checkpoints.

Refreshments will be available at all checkpoints in our beard friendly Yorkshire Public Houses.

The tour is open to any ability and any bike

Over 18s only

It is recommended to bring a lock

Spot prizes & goodies for all that attend.

There is just one rule….NO HELMET – NO RIDE….

YES you will return back at the Spa Suncourt in good time for the start of the Fun & Friendly Beard Competition.

I’m interested how do I register for the ride?

To sign up for Beards + Bikes simply check the box when you register for the Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 Fun & Friendly Beard Competition. CLICK HERE

Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 Beard Comp Pre-Registration NOW OPEN!

Our compère Captain of The Lost Waves will be one of the panel of beard judges appraising your Yorkshire Beards.

Our compère Captain of The Lost Waves will be one of the panel of beard judges appraising your Yorkshire Beards.

You Can Now Pre-Register Your Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 Beard!

Pre-Registration for this Year’s Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 Fun & Friendly Beard Competition organised by The British Beard Club is NOW OPEN!

Register your beard Click Here

Categories to choose to compete in this year include…

Styled Stubble
Moustache
Goatee
Musketeer
Sideburns or Mutton chops
Business Beard
King Edward VII
Verdi
Garibaldi
Full Beard Natural
Full Beard Styled Moustache
Full Beard Freestyle
Partial Beard Freestyle
False Beard Freestyle

Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up takes place on Saturday 5th March 2016 at the Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay, Scarborough, North Yorkshire.

It’s a Fun Family Friendly Day out, FREE to attend and All are welcome.

Spectators and Beard Appreciators very much welcomed and encouraged to cheer and applaud the beards as they take the stage for their moment of bearded glory :)

Updates & information see event website: http://pogonotrophy.tv/beards

Beard Portrait Photography

Photographers interested in setting up portable studios for taking portraits of the attending Beards can contact us using the Contact Us form and we can reserve you a space in the building.

Event Sponsorship & Stalls

If you wish to sponsor the event or have a stall please get in touch via the Contact Us form and we will be in touch.

Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 – You are invited!

It has Been Announced!

Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 – TBBC North Beard Meet Up

Saturday March 5th 2016 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 12noon 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 those who’ve always wondered what it’s like 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.

This year you will also have the chance to take part in a beard-cycle trip which is open for all abilities and types of bikes. More information on this will be released shortly but the bearded cyclists will depart from the Spa Suncourt at 12 noon lunchtime and return by 3:30pm in time for the start of the beard competitions. Refreshments will be available on route at 5 separate check points set inside beard friendly Yorkshire public houses.

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 2016 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 2016 – Date to Be Announced V.Shortly!

The much anticipated Date & Venue for 2016 event to be announced Very Shortly!

Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up

Is THE Annual Family Friendly & Fun event for Beard Growers, Lovers and appreciators in and around Yorkshire and visitors from near and far :)

Keep your eyes peeled on both here http://Pogonotrophy.tv/beards and The British Beard Club website for this year’s event Date and venue announcement.

Bearding you are here :)

Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 postcards

Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 postcards

Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 is only one more sleep away…. whilst you are dreaming start thinking about what you will be able to write of your bearding adventures at the Seaside :)

Doors open 2pm. no door tax though donations to the main charity are encouraged.

Register and confirm your beards are here between 2pm & 3pm… the friendly beard competition starts shortly afterwards… Live Music and other entertainments throughout the day. This is a family friendly event. everyone welcome to attend. Light Refreshments, teas, coffees, soft drinks and fully stocked bar including REAL ALE! :)

pre-order your Bearded Banquet food during the afternoon and it will be served at 6pm whilst we await the results listening to more live music.

All Catergory Winners shall be revealed around 7pm

Overall winner and henceforth “Yorkshire Beard of the Year” will be announced at approx 7:30pm.

this will be followed by an afterparty as we celebrate newly acquired bragging rights into the night….

We have had some enquiries about dogs….Yes Dogs are most welcome in the suncourt area though must be kept on their leads.

Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 postcards - showing writing side

Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 postcards – showing writing side

Almost Yorkshire Beard Day O’clock! :)

Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 - TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up - Saturday 21st March 2015, Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay Beach, Scarborough.  Poster by Captain Ants Photography by Past Time Studios of Scarborough, UK.

Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up – Saturday 21st March 2015, Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay Beach, Scarborough.
Poster by Captain Ants Photography by Past Time Studios of Scarborough, UK.

Feel free to share the poster image above and invite your friends, Bearded or otherwise, all are welcome :)

You can pre-register your beards for FREE online by clicking here, or choosing Beard Competition from the navigation menu above.

Registration on the day, registration confirmation and pre-judging takes place from 2pm til 3pm in the Spa Suncourt, Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay, Scarborough. Where you will be greeted and entertained by Live music, Beard Beer and other refreshments, fellow beards and beard friendly entertainments. Beard Competition starts shortly afterwards…

More updates throughout the next couple of weeks….

Beard Bragging / Sponsorship / Advertising opportunity

There will be a Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 keep-sake Booklet available on the day… featuring some Beard based puzzles, dot-to-dots and random interesting beard facts etc.. plus a list of recommended beard friendly places to visit whilst you are in Scarborough and the rest of Yorkshire :)

This is a Beard Bragging / Sponsorship / Advertising opportunity….

Interested? then get in touch via the contact us page

Scarborough – It’s Better by Beard

Here’s a Nostalgic Old Railway Poster re-imagined for Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 :)

Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up takes place in Scarborough at The Scarborough Spa Complex on Saturday 21st March 2015 from 2pm til 7:30pm. Followed by an after party… You can register your beards in advance by clicking here.

Scarborough - It's better by beard - Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 - nostalgia poster

Scarborough – It’s better by beard – Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 – nostalgia poster

Beard Friendly Bands & Performers 2015

This Year’s Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 Bearded Bands & Entertainers announced so far in no particular order…
Captain of the Lost Waves – a moustache & daggger music box of tales, unsolved mysteries & hidden gems from the bridge of The Pheonix
Laurence Marshall’s One Man Bearded Band – Eccentric multi-instrumentalist beard, singer of songs about lost camels & rice crispies from Scarborough/Leeds
The Dead White Doves – Mighty & Fine Original Rock music beards from Scarborough
Rockin’ Hill Billy & His Rythmn ‘n’ Blues Band – Band leader Billy doesn’t have a beard that’s why he plays the blues from Scarborough
Martin G’Father Nettles – Bearded Punk Poet from Leeds
SheBeat – Singer songwriter & connoisseur of beards from Liverpool
Fantasy Sloth – Electro/synth pop beards from the end of the rainbow
The Vasolators – Bearded BeatNik Rock’n’Roll from Scarborough
more to be announced shortly…. after all there’s also an afterparty for those of you making a weekend of it 😉

Click here to pre-register your beards in advance or turn up and register on the day between 2pm & 3pm Saturday 21st March, 2015 in The Spa Suncourt, Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay Foreshore, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HD.

Captain of the Lost Waves

Captain of the Lost Waves – Moustache & Dagger partial beard freestyle fantasy

Laurence Marshall - One Man Beard Band

Laurence Marshall – One Man Beard Band

The Dead White Doves

The Dead White Doves – BEARDS!

Rockin Hill Billy and His Rhythm & Blues Band

Rockin Hill Billy and His Rhythm & Blues Band – 1 beard + 3 cut throat reasons to play the blues…

Martin G'dfather Nettles Beard

Martin G’dfather Nettles Beard

SheBeat

SheBeat – Songs to stroke beards to

Fantasy Sloth Beards

Fantasy Sloth Beards

The Vasolators

The Vasolators – 2 beards 1 designer stubble