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

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 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 – 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 2013 Poster created by David Litchfield

David Litchfield has created the character Beardy McBeard and designed the poster for this years Yorkshire Beard Day 2013. Find out more about David here http://www.davidlitchfieldillustration.com

He contributes regularly to the Freak of the Week section of Creature Mag http://www.creaturemag.com

David Litchfield has created the character Beardy McBeard and designed the poster for this years Yorkshire Beard Day 2013. Find out more about David here http://www.davidlitchfieldillustration.com

David Litchfield has created the character Beardy McBeard and designed the poster for this years Yorkshire Beard Day 2013. Find out more about David here http://www.davidlitchfieldillustration.com

Venue for TBBC Northern Beards Meet Up & Friendly Beard Competition

Scarborough Spa Sun Court is the afternoon Venue for TBBC Northern beards meet up and Friendly Beard Competition

Scarborough Spa Sun Court is the afternoon Venue for TBBC Northern beards meet up and Friendly Beard Competition