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, hosted by the Austin Facial Hair Club, will attract beard enthusiasts from around the world including more than 1,000 competitors and thousands of fans. Every two years, the WBMC showcases the very best in men’s and women’s whiskers and unites beards in a cultural event like no other. 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.
Friday, September 1 | 10am - 9pm
Craft/Fantasy | Whiskerinas
Saturday, September 2 | 11am-9pm
Partial Beard Categories
Full Beard Categories
Sunday, September 3 | 11am-9pm
ALL Freestyle Categories (moustache, partial, full beard)
Best In Show
*Category placement is subject to change depending on size
Thank you to our sponsors. Without your support this event wouldn't be possible.
Proceeds from 2017 WBMC will go to Livestrong, OutYouth, and F.A.R.M.
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.
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