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 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

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

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 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 – 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