Beard Registration now OPEN!

Beard Registration is now OPEN!

You can now register your beards (real or false) in advance for the Yorkshire Beard Day 2017 Friendly Beard Competition which will take place on Saturday 4th March 2017  2pm – 7:30pm at the Spa Suncourt, Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HD

Click here for advance registration. or use the menu link above.

Categories 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.
False Beard Freestyle - Yorkshire Beard Day - everyone can take part in the fun & friendly beard competition run by The British Beard Club

False Beard Freestyle – Yorkshire Beard Day beard competition everyone can join in and enjoy

Yes, Ladies and Children can join in too! by making and bringing your own Fake beards for the False beard freestyle category.

False and Knitted beards will also be available to purchase on the day with profits going to the Prostate Cancer Charity Prostate Cancer UK

There are bragging rights and Prizes to be won!

 

Click here for advance registration. or use the menu link above.

 

Photography, Sponsorship and Trade Stalls enquiries click here

Yorkshire beard day - prizes

Yorkshire beard day – prizes can be won

It has been announced! Yorkshire Beard Day 2017

Yorkshire Beard Day 2017 - TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up Saturday March 4th at 2pm - 7:30pm Scarborough Spa, Southbay, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HD

Yorkshire Beard Day 2017 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up Saturday March 4th at 2pm – 7:30pm Scarborough Spa, Southbay, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HD

Yorkshire Beard Day 2017 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up
Saturday March 4th 2017 at Scarborough Spa Complex, Scarborough UK.

2pm – 7:30pm

Yorkshire Beard Day 2017 is our annual follically family friendly fun event for beard growers, lovers and appreciators in and around Yorkshire and visitors from near and far.

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 and artists, vintage vinyl records played on wind up gramophone players, specially brewed beard beer, stalls selling all manner of beard-related products including beard oil, beard balms, beard and moustache combs, moustache wax, beard t-shirts, knitted beards etc… Plus family friendly Fun and Games such as Beard Bingo! Beard drawing and colouring-in.

Beard competition bragging rights and 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 support 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 2017 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

There is ample space for Photographers who wish to set up portable studios more info please click here

Beard Friendly Bands & Performers 2016

This Year’s Yorkshire Beard Day 2016 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
The Fuzz Junkies – Young Bearded Dreadlocked and Fuzzily Funky Sideburns , the Rythmic Musiketeers.
Annabel –  Bright Dayglo beard full of Eighties inspired electropop
Nely Arockalypse – The beard mountain of metal brings his guitar and a whole lotta beard love to Yorkshire Beard Day
Graham Rhodes Grey Goatee Beard full of punky rock’n’roll poetry

more to be announced shortly….  after all there’s also an afterparty for those of you making a weekend of it 😉

Captain of the Lost Waves - a moustache & daggger music box of tales, unsolved mysteries & hidden gems from the bridge of The Pheonix

Captain of the Lost Waves – a moustache & daggger music box of tales, unsolved mysteries & hidden gems from the bridge of The Pheonix

The Fuzz Junkies - Young Bearded Dreadlocked and Fuzzily Funky Sideburns , the Rythmic Musketeers of music

The Fuzz Junkies – Young Bearded Dreadlocked and Fuzzily Funky Sideburns , the Rythmic Musiketeers.

Annabel - Dayglo Beard Eighties inspired Electropop

Annabel – Dayglo Beard full of Eighties inspired Electropop

Nely Arockalypse - The beard mountain of metal brings his guitar and a whole lotta beard love to Yorkshire Beard Day

Nely Arockalypse – The beard mountain of metal brings his guitar and a whole lotta beard love to Yorkshire Beard Day

Click here to pre-register your beards in advance or turn up and register on the day between 2pm & 3pm Saturday 5th March, 2016 in The Spa Suncourt, Scarborough Spa Complex, Southbay Foreshore, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HD.

Click here for info on the Bearded Bike Ride which starts at 12 noon and takes you round the many marvelous sights of Scarborough and brings you back in time for the start of the beard competition.

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

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

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 – 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

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 Date and Venue Announced

Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up 2014

This Year’s Yorkshire Beard Day 2014 will take place on Saturday March 22nd 2014 at the Scarborough Spa Complex, Scarborough UK.

You are invited to spend 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.

There will also be Beard Portrait competition, Beard Photo Competition, Bearded Bands, Beer Tasting, Vintage Vinyl Records played on wind up Gramophone Players, Family Friendly Fun & Games and 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 2014 will be announced.

After Party Venue and Further Details will be announced over the next few days….

Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 – Bearded Bands by Simon Heaton

The following images were taken by Simon Heaton during the Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up Grand Finale in The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, North Yorkshire, UK. enjoy.. use the contact form if you’d like full sized prints. All profits to Prostate Cancer UK. Important :- Please do not crop or use without asking first and if sharing add acknowledgements and a link back to this page. Thankyou 🙂 ….More Images by other photographers on their way.

The Blind Dead McJones Band - Ben Slack b/w -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band – Ben Slack b/w -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band - Steven Nixon B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band – Steven Nixon B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band - Andy Johnson B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band – Andy Johnson B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band - Ben Slack B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band – Ben Slack B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton 2013

The Blind Dead McJones Band - Steven Nixon B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton

The Blind Dead McJones Band – Steven Nixon B/W -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton

The Blind Dead McJones Band - Ben Slack b/w -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton

The Blind Dead McJones Band – Ben Slack b/w -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton

Martin G'dfather Nettles - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton

Martin G’dfather Nettles – colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton

Martin G'dfather Nettles - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton

Martin G’dfather Nettles – colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton

Martin G'dfather Nettles - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton

Martin G’dfather Nettles – colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton

Mark Snow - King Edward - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

Mark Snow – King Edward – colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton 2013

Jack Hewitt - Full Beard with styled Moustache - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

Jack Hewitt – Full Beard with styled Moustache – colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton 2013

Tenfoot Ukes - Bearded Ukeleles - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

Tenfoot Ukes – Bearded Ukeleles – colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton 2013

Tenfoot Ukes - Lucy Marsden - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton

Tenfoot Ukes – Lucy Marsden – colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton

Tenfoot Ukes - unknown beard - colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

Tenfoot Ukes – unknown beard – colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton 2013

Sloth Fantasy - Annabelle Godbold colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

Sloth Fantasy – Annabelle Godbold colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton 2013

Sloth Fantasy - Hannah Sprague colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 - TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK - ©Simon Heaton 2013

Sloth Fantasy – Hannah Sprague colour -Yorkshire beard day 2013 – TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up at The Spa Theatre, Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, UK – ©Simon Heaton 2013

Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 – Bearded Bands

The Blind Dead McJones Band

The Blind Dead McJones Band

Here are some of the Bearded Bands in no particular order that will be entertaining you whilst you are admiring some glorious beards this Sunday 3rd March at the Yorkshire Beard Day 2013 – Northern Beards Meet Up…. will add some links to their music shortly…

The Blind Dead McJones Band – Original Bearded Blues Band from Leeds

Tenfoot Ukes – Hull based Bearded Ukulele Orchestra

Martin G’Father Nettles – Bearded Punk Poet from Leeds

Sloth Fantasy – electro/synth pop beards

Acapulco Gold – Original four piece band from York

The Jonny Yeoman Jazz Quartet – Four extremely talented student musicians from Leeds College of Music

 

here are some photos….

The Jonny Yeoman Jazz Quartet – Leeds College of Music

The Jonny Yeoman Jazz Quartet

The Jonny Yeoman Jazz Quartet

Tenfoot Ukes – Hull based Ukulele Orchestra

Tenfoot Ukes - Hull based Ukulele Orchestra

Tenfoot Ukes – Hull based Ukulele Orchestra

Acapulco Gold – Original four piece band from York

Acapulco Gold

Acapulco Gold

The Blind Dead McJones Band – Original Blues Band from Leeds

Blind Dead McJones – Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica, Diddley Bow, Kazoo.
Ben “Buddy” Slack – Guitar.
Steven “Wee-Man” Nixon – Drums.
Andy “The Cake” Johnson – Bass

The Blind Dead McJones Band

The Blind Dead McJones Band

Martin G’Father Nettles – Punk Poet from Leeds

Martin G'Father Nettles

Martin G’Father Nettles

Sloth Fantasy – electro/synth pop beards

Sloth Fantasy

Sloth Fantasy