2017 Remington Beard Boss World Beard & Moustache Championships

Hosted by: Austin Facial Hair Club

September 1st - 3rd, 2017


The 2017 World Beard and Moustache Championships are coming to Austin, Texas Sep. 1–3 at the Long Center for the Performing Arts. The three-day competition will attract beard enthusiasts from around the world including more than 1,000 competitors and fans. Every two years, the WBMC showcases the very best in men’s and women’s whiskers. Projected to be the largest competition to date, the three-day event will include live entertainment, local food vendors, family friendly activities and dozens of facial hair competitions.

For comptitors traveling from countries that require an invitation letter for a Visa you can download it here


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Event Schedule

Thursday, August 31 | Official Welcome Party @ Draught House - Facebook Event


Friday, September 1 | 10am - 9pm @ The Long Center

10AM - Doors & Pre-judging*
1 PM - Opening Ceremony/Parade*
2pm - Moustache Categories*
7pm - Craft/Fantasy | Whiskerinas*

Friday, September 1 Official After Party @ The Blackheart - Facebook Event

Saturday, September 2 | 11am-9pm - @ The Long Center

11:30AM - Partial Beard Categories*
5PM - Full Beard Categories*

Saturday, September 2 Official After Party @ The White Horse - Facebook Event

Sunday, September 3 | 11am-9pm

11:30AM - ALL Freestyle Categories (moustache, partial, full beard)*
6PM - Best In Show*
8PM - Closing Ceremony*

Sunday, September 3 Official After Party @ Antone's - Facebook Event

* Category placement is subject to change depending on size

For updates regarding the Championships at The Long Center visit the Facebook Event



While enjoying the various activities around The Long Center, be sure to stop by and checkout all the awesome vendors selling their products. Click any logo below to find out more about the products they sell.