Yorkshire Beard Day 2017 Bragging rights

Official Yorkshire Beard Day TBBC Fun & Friendly Beard Competition results are as follows…

Bragging Rights for the year ahead were claimed by the following people…

False Beard Freestyle

  1. Katy Potatey
  2. Nicola McAllister
  3. Louise Taylor

Goatee

  1. Adam Clarke
  2. Stuart Swann

Musketeer

  1. Ben Waddington

Mutton Chops / Side Burns

  1. Dom Jarvis

Business Beard

  1. Luke Dixon
  2. Leon Dumont
  3. Ryan Linley

King Edward VII

  1. Carl Coates

Garibaldi

  1. Frazer
  2. Vince McAllister
  3. Matthew Darlow

Full Beard Natural

  1. Ronnie Fox
  2. Dave Johnson
  3. Lewis Aylmer

Full Beard Styled Moustache

  1. Shane Hazelgrave
  2. Andrew Brady
  3. Ian Taylor

Full Beard Freestyle

  1. Dave Balmford

Partial Beard Freestyle

  1. Ben Johnson

 

Over all Winners… audience favourites

Yorkshire Beard of the Year

  • Ben Waddington

Close second

  • Carl Coates

Runner up

  • Shane Hazelgrave

 

What a fabulously hairy day it was to Beard beside the seaside at the Scarborough Spa Suncourt 🙂

Thank you for bringing yourselves, your smiles and your amazing face furniture with you… see you all again next year!

Massive thanks and appreciation to all those that helped make such a tremendously cheery day possible.

Yes please do send in any photos of the day that you would like us to use on this website and to be used to promote Yorkshire Beard Day… you can get in touch via the contact form.

More updates and thankyous later in the week…

Until then enjoy the photos and coverage in the press and other media.

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

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

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 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 Champion Becomes a Beard Judge for 2015

Michael Legge Beard Champ 2012-13-14

Michael Legge Beard Champ 2012-13-14

BIG BEARD NEWS! After doing the Hat trick by winning the title “Yorkshire Beard 2014” last year, We welcome Rotherham’s Michael ‘Power Beard’ Legge to the Judging panel for this year’s Yorkshire Beard Day 2015 – TBBC Northern Beard Meet Up & friendly Beard Competition.

The other members of the panel will be revealed next week…

In the meanwhile feel free to pre-register your beards by clicking here or on the words Beard Competition in the navigation bar above…

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.