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          2014 Mid-Atlantic Championships Facebook Event
In the follow-up to the largest charity facial hair competition in the countryPabst Blue Ribbon and the RVA Beard League and invite you to join us April 26th at the Canal Club in Richmond for the 3rd Annual Mid-Atlantic Beard & ‘Stache Championships, to benefit Safe Harbor, a shelter for survivors of sexual and domestic violence. 
Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door, with no extra fee to compete in any of our 13 categories. Doors open & on-site registration starts at 4 PM, and the Championships starts promptly at 6 PM!




We have four main events planned throughout the weekend for local folks and those traveling from out-of-town to enjoy. With the obvious exception of the Championships (at $10/$15), all are free to attend.

Welcome Party

Friday, April 25 at 9:00 p.m. Station 2 - 2016 East Main Street, 23223
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Volunteer, Lunch & Beer Event

Saturday, April 26 at 10:45 a.m. and noon 
Richmond SPCA - 2519 Hermitage Road, 23220 & Hardywood Park Craft Brewery - 2408 Ownby Lane, 23220
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The 3rd Annual Mid-Atlantic Beard & ‘Stache Championships

Saturday, April 26 at 6:00 p.m. The Canal Club - 1545 East Cary Street, 23219
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Hangover Brunch

Sunday, April 27 at 11:00 a.m. On The Rox - 119 North 18th Street, 23223
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This year the entire first floor, including a second bar for food and drinks, will be open.  We'll set that
area up as a Prep Area for Styled Category competitors. The Championships and other activities will
remain on the 2nd Floor.


Greetings From RVA

Virginia Lottery Commercial From Last Year’s Event

Last year GameGuy and the Virginia Lottery stopped by.  Check out the awesome 30 second spot and see just a hint of what you can expect at this year’s Championships! 


Direct link to the map with expanded features

The RVA Beard League is here to put a new face to the outdated negative stereotypes associated with facial
As we travel around the U.S. supporting other clubs at charity facial hair competitions, we serve as RVAmbassadors, representing the best of Richmond and Virginia. Back home in Richmond we improve our
hometown through the 3 C’s: community service, charitable fundraising, and camaraderie.



212 competitors 
(Largest charity beard competition in the country to date)
$5,400 raised
92 competitors
$1,400 raised & 250 pounds of food donated to the Central Virginia Food Bank