The third annual occurrence of this growing contest happens in just under a week from now. Get thee right away to http://www.misprintmagazine.com/ for all the details! Hurry!
Matthew sends along the following notice about this year’s competition in New York City:
It will be on March 14, 2009 in New York City. Click on the image above for more information (defunct link now removed). Be there!
Check out this beard-centric charity effort to raise money for a battered women’s shelter in Charlotte, North Carolina:
NOTE: Their website, linked above, is missing in action. You can still find them on Twitter here:
Beards BeCAUSE on Twitter.
UPDATE: Their website has reappeared. Visit them at either link.
Bearded competitors are sought for the 2008 North American Beard and Moustache Championship. The competition takes place July 5, 2008 in beautiful, scenic Bremerton, Washington USA. The registration fee for competitors is $25.00 until June 5, when it increases to $35.00. So don’t delay. Register today! Please encourage as many bearded men as possible to register and make this event a rousing success. Proceeds from the event will benefit local mens’ homeless shelters. For full details and to register, go to: http://www.nabmc.whiskerclub.org/ .
Comedy Central’s Indecision 2008 site is honoring Lincoln’s birthday with a Lincoln beard challenge. If you’re inspired to grow a Lincolnesque beard and compete, go for it! More information and the rules are available here:
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There’s another online beard contest going on right now: (defunct link deleted). It’s on a smaller scale than Whiskerino. Be sure to check it out, too!
I have received word that, in the Land of Lincoln, there will be a beard contest on September 9, 2007 at 2:30 PM at the Ullin, Illinois fire station. The beard contest is part of the Cache River Days celebration in honor of the town’s 150th anniversary. It is believed to be the first beard contest in Ullin since 1957. If you are in the area, be sure to check it out!
Michigan’s Village of Shepherd celebrates its 150th anniversary this month. Part of the celebration is a beard contest. Word is that there are about twenty competitors. Judging will take place on the 18th of August and the bearded competitors will march in the parade on the 19th. The contest has its own blog: Shepherd Sesquicentennial Beard Contest. Check it out!
Best of luck to all competitors! And congratulations to the Village of Shepherd on its 150th anniversary!
I’ve just been alerted to a beard contest in which you are invited to vote for the best beard. So go right now to (defunct link removed) and do your duty: vote for the best beard! The contest benefits a charity, too. So get over there and vote now!