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2021 National Beard and Moustache Championships

Presented by Honest Amish



Experience a facial hair extravaganza on September 10th & 11th at the 2021 National Beard and Moustache Championships, presented by Honest Amish. Held at Montage Mountain Resorts in Scranton, PA, competitors and visitors can expect 51 total categories of groomed and natural beards, as well as moustache and partial beard options. With categories such as Creative Beard, male and female participants will have the opportunity to show off their unique facial hairdos. All categories can be found here


Scranton’s Guy’s Barber Shop and Jessup’s Three Saints Barber Shop and Shave Parlor will be the featured barbers of the 2021 National Beard & Moustache Championships. Damian Biancarelli and Mike McAndrew will be your local judges this year for various categories. Be sure to check out their booths at the Competition for a haircut, beard trim, or a shave.


To register for the Championships or to purchase spectator tickets, visit the 2021 National Beard and Moustache Championships.





1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton, PA 18505  |   (570) 969-7669




The event will also feature a marketplace of beard and moustache vendors, artisans, breweries, wineries, and much more! For participants and their guests, enjoy Montage Mountain Resorts waterpark facilities including the Lazy River, The Tundra Tornado, mat racer waterslides, and a wave pool. Outdoor decks and beautiful mountain scenery offer the perfect backdrop to enjoy the festivities, delicious food and drink, and outstanding facial hair.


Competitors, be sure to book your stay with the Championships' partner hotels for their discounted rate.


Schedule of Events

Check back soon for more details as Beard Team USA continues to plan the National Beard & Moustache Championships!

Thursday, September 9

4:00 PM
Early Bird Meet and Greet | Pub Crawl in Downtown Scranton

Friday, September 10

11:00 AM - 3:30 PM

3:30 PM - 8:00 PM
NBMC Exhibition Show and Opening Ceremonies

9:00 PM
Brewtality Coffee After-Party at Noir Dark Spirits 

Saturday, September 11

9:00 AM - 10:45 AM

10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
National Beard & Moustache Championships

9:30 PM
Honest Amish After-Party at Midland at Montage Mountain Resorts

Sunday, September 12

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Celebration Brunch | Scranton Walking Tour

*** start and stop times are subject to change ***

Benefitting Our Community

Every year, Beard Team USA donates a large portion of the ticket proceeds to a local charity in the Championship’s host city. This year, they will be donating to Camp Freedom in Carbondale, PA, the Women’s Resource Center in Scranton, PA, and the national branch of Direct Relief. Visit their website to learn more about each organization.

Women's Resource Center

Camp Freedom

Direct Relief


Use the custom map below to find the hot spots for food & drink, entertainment, and adventure while you're here for the Championships!


While You're In Town