Official WBMC Welcome Party
Aug
31
5:00pm 5:00pm

Official WBMC Welcome Party

The official Welcome Party, Meet and Greet, and 12 month Beard Sprint competition all-in-one night! 

Every year AFHC holds a shave party (we know don't shave) at a local bar in East Austin and competitors line up to prove who can grow the gnarliest beard for our annual Come and Shave It. The gnarliest of the 6 month sprinters will be crowned. Since we are hosting worlds we thought we'd give these gents a full year to grow and show.

Beard Sprint Competition

 

Networking

Meet your fellow travelers from 30 countries, enjoy the tranquil and fermented ambiance of one of Austin's most revered drinking institutions. 

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2017 Remington Beard Boss World Beard & Moustache Championships
Sep
1
to Sep 3

2017 Remington Beard Boss World Beard & Moustache Championships

  • The Long Center for the Performing Arts (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Proceeds from this event will be donated to the following charities.

Out Youth
F.A.R.M Vet
Livestrong

Benefitting

 

Remington Beard Boss
Lonestar Beer
Tullamore D.E.W Whiskey
Grave Before Shave
Legendary Man
Billy Jealousy

Sponsors

 

 

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 1000 competitors and 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 categories. 

About

 

Friday, September 1 @ The Long Center

10AM -12PM | Check-In & Qualifying/Category Confirmation
12:15PM | Competitor group photo on the lawn
1 PM | Opening Ceremonies
2PM | Moustache Categories*
5PM | Craft/Fantasy | Whiskerinas*

Saturday, September 2 @ The Long Center

10AM | Late Check-in & Qualifying/Category Confirmation
12PM | Partial Beard Categories*
5PM | Full Beard Categories*

Sunday, September 3 @ The Long Center

10AM | Late Check-in, Qualifying/Category Confirmation
12:30AM |  ALL Freestyle Categories (moustache, partial, full beard)*
5PM | Best In Show*
6PM | Closing Ceremonies*

*Category placement is subject to change depending on size

Competition Schedule

FAQ
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Mama K & the Shades, Kalu & the Electric Joint, Lindsay Beaver
Sep
3
to Sep 4

Mama K & the Shades, Kalu & the Electric Joint, Lindsay Beaver

Official 2017 WBMC After Party #3

Held at the world famous Antone's Nightclub!!! Drink Specials, Live Music, and other special offerings for WBMC participants and spectators! 

Mama K and the Shades
https://www.facebook.com/mamakfunk/

Kalu and the Electric Joint
https://www.facebook.com/KaluandTheElectricJoint/

Lindsay Beaver
https://www.facebook.com/Lindsaybeaverandthehotdamns/

#2017WBMC

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AFHC Presents: Come and Tube It!!
Jul
15
10:30am10:30am

AFHC Presents: Come and Tube It!!

AFHC's Annual Tubing Trip!!!

Saturday July 15th!

Take a break from the Texas heat, and join us on the river for an epic float and some nice cold Lone Star Beer!

Only 60 tickets available so get yours a.s.a.p.!

10:30am we'll meet at the The Park Bar and Grille parking lot, 4024 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704. BE ON TIME! The buses leave at 11am, if you miss the bus you will need to drive to Dons Fish Camp in Martindale.

We've got some great swag for y'all this trip! Come and Tube It shirt, double wall club cup, lone star swag, beer/whiskey. Plus beer specials waiting for us at The Park Bar and Grille afterwards!

*Leave your items in your car. AFHC and Dons fish camp is not responsible for lost or stolen items. If you do bring a anything on the bus, have it in a small bag with your name on it. Item's will be removed from the bus after the drop off at the river so it can go back into service for other tubers. Dons will place brought items in their office

*21+ only

*Please utilize car pool or ride share if you can

Email TheMexicanAFHC@gmail.com with any questions.

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Las Putas del Fuego vs Rhinestone Cowgirls
Jul
8
6:00pm 6:00pm

Las Putas del Fuego vs Rhinestone Cowgirls

The undefeated Rhinestone Cowgirls take on Las Putas Del Fuego.

Doors open at 6pm
Wheels hit the track at 7pm
$20 at the door

Get your tickets today!
www.universe.com/RCPDF

You can also buy discounted vendor tickets at the fine establishments listed below. Besides saving some $$$, you just might run into some rollergirls, too!

Medusa Skates - 3515 Hyridge Drive
Texas Chili Parlor - 1409 Lavaca St
Pasta & Co - 3502 Kerbey Ln
Don's Automotive - 1636 S 1st St
Strive Green - 1631 Barton Springs Rd

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Welcome to Our Tribe
Jul
7
to Jul 8

Welcome to Our Tribe

All Are Welcome ( 21+)
Join Us For an Evening Of Drinking , Dancing, & Shopping With The Eastside Pop Up Tribe.

::Handcrafted & Vintage Market::
::Libations from Cheer Up Charlies::
::Delicious food by Arlo's::
::Support Your Community::

We are so happy to announce that the Eastside Pop Up tribe will be donating 10% of all vendor sales to Society For Animal Rescue and Adoption

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Bazaar Brunch
Jun
11
10:00am10:00am

Bazaar Brunch

Stop by our 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!

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Las Putas Del Fuego vs Cherry Bombs
May
27
6:00pm 6:00pm

Las Putas Del Fuego vs Cherry Bombs

The Cherry Bombs will face off against the Putas!!!! The Putas are ready to brawl and the Bombs are bringing the destruction! You do not want to miss this match!!!

Doors open at 6pm
Wheels hit the track at 7pm
$20 at the door

Buy your tickets here: https://www.universe.com/putabomb

Live halftime music provided by New Mystery Girl

You can also buy pre-sale tickets at the fine establishments listed below. Besides saving some $$$, you just might run into some rollergirls, too!

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General Sam Houston Folk Festival
May
12
to May 14

General Sam Houston Folk Festival

30TH Annual Folklife Festival — Come be a part of Texas history. This year’s three-day event offers a variety of historical and cultural experiences for every member of the family. Everyone will have the chance to witness firsthand folklife as it was on the Texas frontier. The Sam Houston Memorial Museum’s fifteen-acre grounds are transformed into a bustling Texas frontier settlement where you can watch historical reenactments and demonstrators, listen to live music, sip some homemade root beer, share a bag of kettle corn, shop for crafts or simply stroll the homestead where Sam and Margaret Houston lived and the place their children played.

General Sam Houston Folk Festival admission includes the May 13th-14th: 18th Annual Texas State Knife & Tomahawk Championship held on the 15-acre Sam Houston Memorial Museum grounds. Championship Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/826962163999822/

2017 DATES & TIMES:
Friday, May 12th, 9am—3pm
Saturday, May 13th, 10am—6pm
Sunday, May 14th, Noon—5pm

ADMISSION:
Adult (13 and up) $5 per day
Child (4-12) $3 per day
Children 3 and under are free

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Advanced Festival Tickets are now available online. The ticket is good for one of the three days during the event (Friday; Saturday; or Sunday). Tickets purchased online will have a small fee added for credit card processing; tickets can also be purchased at the event gate with no added fees. For Online Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/30th-annual-general-sam-houston-folk-festival-tickets-32306616961
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For even more stuff to do while in Huntsville go to http://huntsvilletexas.com/

Documentary from footage of the first Folk Festival in 1988:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tibu3AqC4j8&feature=youtu.be

Our General Sam Houston Folk Festival website has all the forms needed for our Craft and Food vendors. Please go online and download the forms needed to participate in this year's Festival at http://gshff.com/

• For Demonstrators and Reenactors contact Helen Belcher at hxb004@shsu.edu or call 936-294-3153

• For School Groups contact Kay Laube at kdlaube@huntsville-isd.org or call 936-435-6315

• For entertainers contact Mary Allen-Keating at mary.allen.keating@gmail.com or call 832-661-2951

• For more details, contact Erin Cassidy by phone at (936) 294-4567 or by email at ecassidy@shsu.edu. Go online to signup at http://shsu.libsurveys.com/volunteer-gshff

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Bazaar Brunch SXSW Edition #3
Mar
18
11:00am11:00am

Bazaar Brunch SXSW Edition #3

It's That Time Of Year!!! Get Everything You Need For SXSW In One Place !! Fuel Up On Delicious Vegetarian/ Vegan Food Before You Hit Up All The Music and Make Sure You Check Out Our Handcrafted and Vintage Market On Bouldin Creeks Lawn. This Is A Family / Dog Friendly Event.

::Check Out Our Vendors::
Alter Ego Vintage
American Drifter Vintage
Aurorealis Designs
Austin Facial Hair Club
Bohemian Jewel
BOHO GRIT
Chaos Woods
Dear Valentine Candles
Duncan Traveller
Ecclection Shop
Fabulous Paws
Finery Elaborate Adornments
Hello Violet
ONE BITE, TWO LICKS
Reverie Vintage
See Art Run
SeedsThenRoots

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SX Soundcheck Saturday with Golden Dawn Arkestra and more!
Mar
11
to Mar 12

SX Soundcheck Saturday with Golden Dawn Arkestra and more!

SX Soundcheck Saturday!! at Hotel Vegas and The Volstead with Golden Dawn Arkestra!

FREE early and on the patio!
Doors at 1pm

Pop Up Market by Eastside Pop Up with over 30 artists, craftspeople, and vendors. A portion of the proceeds to benefit HOPE.

** Plus **
Crat Cocktails and Beer Features
Farmers Market & Food Vendors
Bands, DJs, and Performers on 3 Stages

FREE - EARLY INSIDE HOTEL VEGAS
me mer mo mondays presents:
DEEP CROSS, Pataphysics, Virginfield, Windows 95, HIQC - how i quit crack, UBA,
Plus...
::: Teddy Cuts My Hair:::

FREE - EARLY INSIDE THE VOLSTEAD
animal sanctuary presents:
Randall Holt, Nøkken, Andrew Noble, Austin Flute Project, Joey Reyes

FREE - Evening on the ---PATIO STAGE---
::: Golden Dawn Arkestra :::
::: Roky Moon and BOLT! :::
**~*~DJ TWEEDY~*~**

LATE INSIDE HOTEL VEGAS
::: Annabelle Chairlegs :::
::: TINNAROSE :::
::: Lake Of Fire :::
::: The Nymphs :::

FREE - LATE INSIDE VOLSTEAD
DJ Orión!

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CASI XI Hangover Brunch
Feb
19
11:30am11:30am

CASI XI Hangover Brunch

Hangover Brunch-- the Come And Shave It morning after necessity! We hope you can join us for drink specials and food to cure what ails you at The Little Darlin’. Voted Best New South Austin Hangout by The Austin Chronicle, The Little Darlin’ is an inviting bar that serves locally sourced food with a Southern flare. We will be kicking back on their huge outdoor patio starting at 11:30am. And, we will be enjoying some back yard fun with friendly games of horseshoe, washers, darts, and pool. Let’s Party!!



*** This is a bar, so all minors must be accompanied by an adult. ***

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Come and Shave It XI!
Feb
18
6:00pm 6:00pm

Come and Shave It XI!

Calling All Beardos and Beardettes,


With the World Beard and Moustache Competition coming to Austin in September, the Austin Facial Hair Club would like to prime the pump with the 11th Annual Come and Shave It Competition! We are calling on all pogonologists from across the land to join us on Saturday February 18th at The Mohawk in downtown Austin, Texas. We have festivities planned for the Friday and Sunday before and after the competition, and since this competition is in the evening on Saturday, we have plenty of options for fun during the day. This competition will be limited to 60ish competitors, plus the Six-Month Sprint competitors. All are encouraged to come compete and/or spectate.

Cost for competitors will be $20. All proceeds will go to charity! See link above to register and purchase tickets.

If you are interested in sponsoring the event, or setting up a vendor table, please fill out the following interest form, and you will be contacted ASAP. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1m_XsmBPcVebP8SlghtvCODNO76tsQnCoob3RTAO8izU/edit

Come And Shave It XI:
Saturday February 18th, 2017
Registration: 6PM
Doors for Spectators: 7PM
Event Start: 8PM

Categories:
Categories for CASI XI:
1.Six-Month Sprint
2. Sweetest Stash
3. Best Groomed
4. Pompous Partial
5. Gnarliest Beard
6. Whiskerinas
7. Freestyle
8. Best in Show

The Austin Facial Hair Club is excited to host CASI XI to help benefit SAFE- Stop Abuse For Everyone and Urban Roots.



Don’t Shave,

Your Bearded Brothers and Sisters of AFHC

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AFHC CASI XI Meat & Greet
Feb
17
6:30pm 6:30pm

AFHC CASI XI Meat & Greet

Join the Austin Facial Hair Club at one of our favorite bars, the Shangri-la, on Friday, February 17th to hang out with the best Beardiest folks in town at our Meat and Greet welcome party for Come And Shave It XI, a beard and moustache competition, which goes down the following day at The Mohawk.

CASI XI link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1815863891965830/



We will begin the festivities at 6:30 pm. Chef Lynzy "Pub" Moran of Baton Creole will be serving up her damn good Cajun food. Her menu boasts a delicious array of food. And, don’t worry vegans and vegetarians, she’s got main courses for you too! Baton Creole has been voted Austin’s Best Food Trailer from the Austin A-List two years running. Menu link: http://www.batoncreole.com/menu/



And, drink the night away with your bearded brothers and sisters with drink specials provided by Tullamore D.E.W. and Sailor Jerry.

We hope to see you there!

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Bazaar Brunch
Feb
12
10:00am10:00am

Bazaar Brunch

Stop by our Handcrafted and Vintage Market on the lawn at Bouldin Creek Cafe and grab something nice for your SweetHeart.
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!

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Lonely Hearts Club
Feb
11
2:00pm 2:00pm

Lonely Hearts Club

:::SAVE THE DATE:::

We Hope You Can Join Us For An Afternoon Of Shopping & Socializing On The Patio At Shangri La.
Need To Find Something For That Special Someone ( Or Yourself).We've Got You Covered.

Baton Creole Will Be Opening At 2pm, So Come Hungry And Of Course There Will Be Drinks!!! ( Drinks Specials TBA).

We Will Also Be Hosting A Raffle And Accepting Donations For Planned Parenthood. #wecanmakeadifference #standwithplannedparenthood #haveaheart

**Shangri La Will Be Donating 100% Of Their Profits From Sales During This Event**

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Albert's Whimsical Whisker Review
Dec
3
4:30pm 4:30pm

Albert's Whimsical Whisker Review

Join us at Dickens on the Strand in Galveston, TX for our 7th annual Alberts Whimsical Whisker Revue! Celebrate whiskers of all styles as members of the Austin Facial Hair Club judge the best of the bearded and dandy!

Categories include:
Rip Van Winkle (full beard)
Most Impressive Picadilly Weepers (sideburns)
Finest Gatter Soaker (mustache)
Noblest Toff (best groomed)
Hair-est Maiden in the Land (ladies).

Interested contestants may register in person at the Austin Facial Hair Club Booth on 22nd across from Murphy's.

We will be partying all weekend!
Email austinfacialhairclub@gmail.com for more details

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Dickens on the Strand
Dec
2
to Dec 4

Dickens on the Strand

  • The Strand Galveston, Texas USA (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

With a nod to the ghost of Dickens past and an eye towards the future, Galveston’s world famous Victorian holiday festival returns to Galveston Island. The annual holiday street festival, based on 19th-century Victorian London, features parades, non-stop entertainment on six stages, strolling carolers, roving musicians, bagpipers, jugglers and a host of other entertainers. Costumed vendors peddle their wares from street stalls and rolling carts laden with holiday food and drink, Victorian-inspired crafts, clothing, jewelry, holiday decorations and gift items.

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Prostate of the Union
Nov
19
2:00pm 2:00pm

Prostate of the Union

Men, women and members of the Austin community alike, on November 19th, Zilker Brewing Company and The Grackle come together to celebrate International Men’s Day. Celebrated in over 70 countries, International Men’s Day focuses on men’s and boy’s health, improving gender relations, promoting gender equality, and highlighting positive male role models.

On Saturday, November 19th from 2pm-6pm, Zilker Brewing Company and The Grackle are working with Austin Facial Hair Club and Buffalo Trace Bourbon to raise money for LIVESTRONG, who provides services to those affected by cancer, brings awareness of the fight against cancer to millions and supports those in pursuit of a healthy living.

Our friends from Floyd's 99 Barbershop - Austin, Smokey's Mobile Cigar Lounge, Livestrong, Sharing America's Marrow - S.A.M, 1400 Miles, and others will be joining us to raise a pint and a dollar or two for men’s health.

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Austin Mac & Cheese Festival
Nov
13
12:30pm12:30pm

Austin Mac & Cheese Festival

Among the endless number of side dishes stands one that is distinctively American, incredibly versatile and unapologetically the best in the world. Whether you prefer eating with a holiday dinner or consider it to be in its own food group, nearly everyone has a love affair with MAC & CHEESE.

A childhood favorite that only continues to grow in complexity and admiration throughout one's life, Mac & Cheese is the reigning heavyweight champion of savory indulgence - and we're celebrating it in true Austin fashion by throwing a festival.

We'll be entering to win the first annual Austin Mac & Cheese Festival. Come watch some of Austin's best chefs and eateries battle it out to see who truly has the best mac & cheese in Austin. Attendees will have the chance to vote on their favorite selections in the ultimate Mac & Cheese showdown!

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Bazaar Brunch
Sep
18
10:00am10:00am

Bazaar Brunch

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!

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8th Annual AFHC "Beard to School" Party AND 6 Month/Year Long Sprint Kickoff
Aug
27
2:00pm 2:00pm

8th Annual AFHC "Beard to School" Party AND 6 Month/Year Long Sprint Kickoff

Let's Party!
Come celebrate the end of Summer vacation the AFHC way! With the 8th Annual "Beard To School" Party! Saturday August, 27th, 2pm - 6pm at The Brixton. We will be manning the grill and serving up some delicious FREE food! There will be fantastic drink specials from our friends at Tullamore Dew Irish Whiskey! Join us for one last hoorah before we all have to go back to the real world.

*and*

Official Registration/Sign up for our annual 6 Month Sprint Shave Off... With a twist! 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.

Now for the twist! With The World Beard And Moustache Championships just one year away we are adding on a second half to our traditional 6 month sprint. Introducing the Year Long Sprint to Worlds!! Instead of trimming that beautiful new 6 month beard, or switching to a different style, competitors will continue letting it grow for an additional 6 months. Then at World's, they will unveil that bearding milestone, the yeard (year long beard)!

Rules:
1) Take a picture of your clean shaven self with some sort of reputable date marker on August 27, 2016, and email it to austinfacialhairclub@gmail.com . Local competitors are encouraged to show up in person August 27th at The Brixton from 2pm - 6pm 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, state, and country you are representing.

3) Show up to the Come And Shave It Invitational at The Mohawk, February 2017 to weigh in against the other competitors. (The 6 month/halfway mark).

4) Don't Shave!

5) Put your new yeard (year long beard) up against yeards from across the globe at the World Beard and Moustache Championships here in Austin, Texas. September 1-3, 2017 at The Long Center.

6) Party.

ONLY COMPETITORS THAT HAVE SUBMITTED PHOTOS BY AUGUST 27th 2016 WILL BE ELIGIBLE TO COMPETE IN THIS CATEGORY

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AFHC Presents: #LoneStarBoatsNFloats
Aug
13
11:00am11:00am

AFHC Presents: #LoneStarBoatsNFloats

UPDATE: Deadline to purchase tickets online is August 10th, if you have not paid for your tickets.
You can purchases tickets on our link.
http://www.austinfacialhairclub.com/merch/afhc-presents-lonestarboatsnfloats
After this date, you will need to email Rome to see if we still have room and it be on a cash only basis.

If you have questions, you can email Rome at:
TheMexiCanAFHC@gmail.com.


The 100+ days are here at last. Time to cool down with that old Austin tradition: a trip down the San Marcos River. What could make such a trip even better you ask? How about floating down the river with all your favorite beards, and our dear friends Lone Star Beer, and Tullamore Dew Irish Whiskey!!! That's right, Saturday August 13th come join us at Don's Fish Camp for the tubing adventure of the summer! We've taken care of all the details, all you have to do is buy a ticket and show up!

At 11am a bus from Don's Fish Camp will pick us all up at the Brodie Oaks Shopping Center (park next to The Park Sports Bar and Grille, 4024 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704), and take us to directly to the river! Each ticket holder will receive:
- A custom AFHC tank top.
- Water proof phone case.
- Some sweet Lone Star Beer swag.
- Homemade breakfast taco.
- Complimentary Lone Star Beer and Tullamore Dew Irish Whiskey.
- And of course a tube provided by Don's.
After the float, the party continues! A bus will take us back to The Park Sports Bar and Grille where Lone Star Beer will have some specials set up for us!

We'll also have some special prizes for those who get the best Lone Star Beer pictures, and for using the hashtag #LoneStarBoatsNFloats.

To purchase tickets (which are a mere $40), or if you have any questions please contact Roman aka "The Mexican" at themexicanafhc@gmail.com.

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The Inaugural BARLYMPICS
Aug
5
to Aug 6

The Inaugural BARLYMPICS

Assemble your strongest team, and come compete for eternal bar glory at AFHC's inaugural Barlympics! Friday August 5th, 4pm at The Mohawk co-ed teams of 2-6 members will battle it out in games of chance and skill until we have a champion. Arm wrestling, a three legged race, hot dog eating contest, and a roof deck obstacle course are just a few of the competitions we have in store for our Barlympians. In addition to the true prize (bragging rights and eternal glory), we have some fantastic prizes for our competitors, and champions, and will be raffling off even more throughout the evening! Kick this Olympic season off right by bringing home some gold of your own! Sign up here http://goo.gl/forms/yhn2yy2v13r1EKcc2 !

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Pudding Wrestling for America!
Jul
4
3:00pm 3:00pm

Pudding Wrestling for America!

Monday, July 4th we celebrate America and hot, sweaty, hairy bodies covered in pudding. Join us from 3PM-9PM as we party down and experience the true, full glory that is a tub full of pudding.

Men & Women encouraged to sign up. Prizes include bar swag, beard swag, swag, swag, and maybe a championship belt if I get off the couch and stop smoking the good stuff.

SIGN UP HERE: http://goo.gl/forms/uHoCr0peLV0qskOp2

Also joining us for the festivities: Chief White Lightning hosts his album release and more fantastically badass bands TBA.

Tullamore Dew and Lone Star Beer supplying the beverages. Come out, root on your ultimate warrior, raise a toast to America, and stay clear of the pudding.

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2016 Incredi-Bull Race
Jun
18
12:00pm12:00pm

2016 Incredi-Bull Race

Love-A-Bull, Austin Facial Hair Club, and local scavenger hunt guru, Clint Hansen are hosting the 2016 “Incredi-Bull” Race to benefit Love-A-Bull! We could not be more excited!

What is the “Incredi-Bull” Race?
*A downtown adventure race by foot
*Teams of 2-6 people who compete in a variety of challenges at different venues and bars in downtown Austin
*Must be 21 years of age
*Human only event (streets too hot for dog paws)

When and Where is the Race?
*Event kicks off at Fado Irish Pub at 214 W. 4th Street with a pint!
*11:00-11:45 Registration & Check-In (we recommend registering in advance)
*11:45 Event Announcements
*12:00 Event Starts
*5:00pm Race end/Prizes and After Party.

What sets this event apart?
*Benefits an awesome cause!
*Free Beer and T-Shirt
*Amazing Prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and consolation prizes! *Pick your prize too in order of your completion.
*Visit tons of local bars and venues in Austin

What is the cost?
*$20/person or a discounted rate of $100 for team of 6. *Registration includes an awesome event t-shirt, a free beer, awesome prizes and the best time!

For more information and to know what the Bonus is, visit our ticket page.

Sponsorships are available. Please email Lindsey@love-a-bull.org for sponsorship opportunities.

www.Love-A-Bull.org

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Shangri-La's First Annual Jerk Off!
May
22
2:00pm 2:00pm

Shangri-La's First Annual Jerk Off!

The time has come for a cooking competition Shangri-la style! Austin Facial Hair Club competing in this very special jerk off. They're calling out Austin's cooking competitors to bring their best Jamaican Jerk Spice dishes for judgement by the public and our panel of local expert palates. With three categories "The Wet," "The Dry Rub," and "Free Style Jerk", Shangri-la's First Annual Jerk Off is sure to be one to remember!
Drink specials, free stuff, and all the puns you can handle, we're all set for a delicious day of jerk and drinks.

Think you have what it takes to win the jerk off? Send an email to iwanttoparty@shangrilaaustin.com for details about entering your best dish. Gifts for all contestants, prizes for winners!

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Best in Show Fest
May
7
4:00pm 4:00pm

Best in Show Fest

Join Us in Celebrating One of the Largest Animal Lifesaving Communities in the Nation!

http://bestinshowfest.org/#bestinshowfestatx

BuildASign.com & Austin Animal Center have come together to organize an event celebrating Austin's fifth year as the nation's largest animal life saving community. The event borrows its name and overall theme from the movie Best in Show, adopting a lighthearted quirky tone that keeps Austin weird. The goal is to raise funds and increase awareness for Austin's nonprofit welfare community and the services it provides. The event kicks off on April 1st with an online fundraising competition where participants can create individual fundraising pages. (Create yours here!) The competition will culminate with a family and pet friendly festival on May 7th at Austin Animal Center!
This festival is free, open to the public and welcomes families and pets alike! The focal point of the festival is a dog show featuring the top online fundraisers, allowing them to further compete with their dogs for titles like Parent-Pup Look-A-Like and Best Trick. Top fundraisers with cats are invited to participate in the cat video competition shown after the dog show. The festival will also include live entertainment, vendors, activity stations and chances to get involved with animal welfare nonprofits from around the city!

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Bazaar Brunch
Apr
17
10:00am10:00am

Bazaar Brunch

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!

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