Friday, September 2nd, 2016

6:30pm - The Procession, beginning at the Ryman Theater Museum Courtyard and ending at Whiskey Bent Bar with stops along the way. It is just over one mile.

Whiskey Bent is the last stop, where there will be Sugarland Distilling drink specials, including the Root Beer Moonshine Shot. Discounts will be in effect from 7:00-9:00pm.


Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

12pm-3pm: Registration/Reception at the Gaylord Opryland Resort. 

All registration and registered contestants MUST check-in prior the competition between the hours of 12pm and 3pm at the Gaylord Opryland Resort in the Hermitage C and D Convention Room. Contestants will receive their Bib #, event badge and any guest tickets they've purchased at this time. Judges will be onsite for any questions. 

7pm: Doors open at the Ryman Theater

8pm: National Beard and Moustache Championships begin

Tickets for the Beardsmen and their friends and family are in a specific area (GA) in the front all together. They will receive their tickets with their seat area at registration.