2015 NYC Beard & Moustache Competition

Calling all facial hair enthusiasts and the people who love them!  Think you’ve got what it takes?

LOGO_BeardMoustacheCome show off your hairy stuff Saturday May 16th at the 2015 NYC Beard & Moustache Competition.  Back for the 5th time this years competition will be better then ever, with more beards, more prizes, and more fun.

As always, proceeds from our competitions go to benefit local NYC charities.  This year we are excited to be partnering with Art Start who provides visual and performing arts training and mentoring in shelters for NYC’s homeless youth for 23 years.

Art Start  nurtures the voices, hearts and minds of New York City’s marginalized youth for the purpose of personal development through consistent, creative workshops inside homeless shelters, alternative to incarceration programs and partnering youth agencies.

Venue Info

This year’s competition will be at The Bowery Ballroom in the Lower East Side.

Tickets will be available online or through the Bowery Ballroom box office.

Tickets are limited, and will most likely sell out, so act fast.

Contestant Info

All contestants must hold tickets to the event, and are encouraged register online Before arriving.  Limited registration may be available onsite. Online registration will open soon on this site, so keep an eye out for more info.


Full Beard Natural Over 8″

Full Beard Natural Under 8″

Partial Beard

Groomed Beard

Freestyle Beard


Styled Moustache

Natural Moustache

Fake Realistic Beard or Moustache

Fake Creative Beard or Moustache