ATX Art Market at El Mercado
Sep
5
11:00 am11:00

ATX Art Market at El Mercado

  • EL Mercado Restaurant South

Labor Day Weekend Market! 

Join us for a joyous afternoon of local art, shopping, Tex-Mex and drink specials at the ATX Art Market at El Mercado.

There will be a curated group of Austin based artists, makers, and vintage dealers with fantastic wares. 

Admission is free to this family/pet-friendly outdoor event. 

Artists:
Austin Facial Hair Club
Bohemian Jewel
More artists to be announced.

Prom Night at The Eastern
Sep
12
Sep 13

Prom Night at The Eastern

  • The Eastern Austin

September is here!! That can only mean one thing: it's time for another Beard Prom!! Saturday September 12th, 10pm!!

Put on your tux
Descale your prom dress

It's time to dance!! 

We'll also have EXCLUSIVE AFHC Tux shirts available as well as koozies!

It's free to dance and cheap to drink! Bring a cheap date and that's a winning combination!

Don't forget to RSVP on Facebook.

Bazaar Brunch
Sep
19
10:00 am10:00

Bazaar Brunch

  • Bouldin Creek Coffee House

Join us for our monthly Handcrafted and Vintage Market on the lawn at Bouldin Creek Cafe. Enjoy a lovely brunch and maybe even sip on a mimosa. This event is FREE, family friendly and of course dogs are welcome. Please join us. Support Local Art!
 

Check Out This Months Vendors:

  • Art by Eya
  • Austin Facial Hair Club
  • Bluestone Imports
  • Bohemian Jewel
  • DANDY DIGS
  • Finery Elaborate Adornments
  • Jeffrey Swanson
  • Joshua L Johnson Illustration
  • Lechuza Blanca Vintage
  • The French Pickler
  • Seeds Then Roots
2nd Annual Dog and Beard Moustache Competition
Sep
26
11:00 am11:00

2nd Annual Dog and Beard Moustache Competition

  • Mohawk Austin

On Saturday, September 26th, dog lovers throughout central Texas will convene and show off their canine’s coiffure. Please join the Austin Facial Hair Club and Austin Animal Center at the Mohawk for the 2nd Annual Dog Beard and Moustache Competition. 

The Mohawk and Austin Facial Hair Club are teaming up again with the Austin Animal Center to help pets in need of forever homes. The Austin Animal Center runs the largest animal shelter in central Texas, providing shelter to more than 18,000 animals each year, as well as animal protection services to Austin and Travis County. This open intake facility accepts lost and surrendered animals from all of Travis County regardless of age, health, species, or breed. Come strut with your mutt and help raise awareness and funds for this amazing organization. 


Don't have a dog? Come join the party anyway! Doors open at noon. This family-friendly event is $5 (suggested donation) to attend plus $5 per category entered. You can enter your dog into as many categories as you like. 

Categories: 

  • Dog & Owner Look-A-Like: Pet and owner must be similar in appearance, style, and attitude
  • Freestyle: Styled beard and moustache. Styling products permitted, any shape or color! Emphasis on creativity and complexity of design. No artificial hair, but costumes are welcome.
  • Best Groomed: Neatest-looking, well-kept dog beard. Emphasis on symmetry, clean lines, and a neatness of the canine beard.
  • Gnarliest Beard: Wild-looking, gnarly dog beard! The wilder the better!
  • Sweetest Stache: The title says it all!
  • Old Timer: Has your dog become a curmudgeon, full of grey hair and living on a prayer? Give them one last hurrah by entering them here! 

The Finale!
Best in Show: Winners of each category will go head-to-head to see who is the overall Best in Show! Audience participation will be a big factor in this decision.


To enter your pet in one of the categories, please email: mohawkdogcomp@gmail.com with your name, phone number, pet’s name, and category(ies) that he or she will be interested in entering. 

e will also be registering walk up competitors the day of the event!


All proceeds from this event benefit the Austin Animal Center.

A huge thank you to our sponsors and vendors:
Lone Star Beer
Tullamore DEW
Love-A-Bull
Dawgtown
Austin Pets Alive
Dog + Bone
more coming soon...


 AFHC "Beard to School" Party & 7th Annual 6 Month Sprint Shave Off Party
Aug
23
3:00 pm15:00

AFHC "Beard to School" Party & 7th Annual 6 Month Sprint Shave Off Party

  • Shangri La

Party time!
Summer vacation is coming to an end, time for one last hoorah! Come join us at Shangri La as we say goodbye to summer the AFHC way! We will be manning the grill and serving up some delicious FREE food! There will be fantastic drink specials from our friends Lone Star Beer, and Tullamore Dew Irish Whiskey! Don’t let your vacation end with a whimper, give it the send off it deservers.

*and*

Official Registration/Sign Up for The 7th Annual 6 Month Sprint Shave Off!!!
Do you know a guy that can grow a fast, mean beard? We've got a chance for them to prove that they can grow 6 months of beard bigger and/or better than anyone else!
Our 6 Month Beard Sprint will challenge faces from Austin and all over the Country to put their beard where their mouth is, literally. 

Rules:
1) Take a picture of your clean shaven self with some sort of reputable date marker on August 23, 2015. Local competitors are encouraged to show up in person August 23rd at Shangri La from 4pm-8pm to register in person with the opportunity to have your mug shaved for free by one of the incredible professional barbers from Floyds 99. 

2) Submit picture to austinfacialhairclub@gmail.com along with your name and city and state you are representing.

3) Show up to "Come & Shave It 10" at The Mohawk February 20, 2016 to weigh in against the other competitors.

Each 6 Month Sprint competitor will receive a *special* gift from Remington at Come and Shave It 10.

ONLY COMPETITORS THAT HAVE SUBMITTED PHOTOS BY AUGUST 23rd 2015 WILL BE ELIGIBLE TO COMPETE IN THIS CATEGORY

There will be a small grace period for entries after the 23rd, but competitor acceptance during this time is at the discretion of the Austin Facial Hair Club.

Sponsors:
Lone Star Beer - www.LoneStarBeer.com
Tullamore Dew - www.TullamoreDew.com
Floyds 99 - www.FloydsBarbershop.com
Shangri La
Remington

Bi Monthly Meeting
Mar
29
1:00 pm13:00

Bi Monthly Meeting

  • Rio Rita

Join us for Bloody Mary's or Maria's while we review current club stuff and discuss future events. 

SXSW 2015
Mar
13
Mar 22

SXSW 2015

  • SXSW 2015

If you're out in the madness of SXSW you can bet you'll run into one of us! We sell merch at various events and work a few hot spots all over town. And we also like a great party!

For more details on the events we will be at click below

Peelander Z Fest
Fun Fun Fun Fest's 10 Year Anniversary Party
The Brixton Locals Party
Austin Chronicle "Hair of the 3-Legged Dog" Day Party
Liberty Rock!!
Grackle Rock 4!!!

Bi Monthly Meeting
Mar
8
1:00 pm13:00

Bi Monthly Meeting

  • Rio Rita

Join us for Bloody Mary's or Maria's while we review current club stuff and discuss future events.