House of Blues

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Fri October 11, 2013

Competitors Face Off During National Beard And Moustache Championships

Medalists at the National Beard And Moustache Championships held at the House of Blues last month.
Credit Kate Richardson / WWNO

This year’s National Beard and Moustache Championships took place here in New Orleans at the House of Blues. Contestants competed in numerous categories of facial hair arrangement, ranging from natural moustaches to creatively styled full beards. Each category has its own set of specific criteria. Beard Team USA organized the event, and judges included local figures such as | The Times-Picayune art critic Doug MacCash and barber Aidan Gill.

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