1043 State Route 9Queensbury, NY 12804
Vote for the best beard! New for 2017 is the Biggest Beard from Scratch for those who can grow the most impressive beard in two months? Contestants must provide a photo documenting that they were clean shaven as of February 1st or later to qualify. Prizes awarded for Mountain Man, inspired by the gnarly beard of legendary Adirondack guide, Old Mountain Phelps. Best Groomed Full Beard; Best Partial Beard, including sideburns; Best Mustache, and Whiskerina - the Fake Beard. Points will be awarded for awesomeness and creativity. Lots of fun in supporting the Chapman Historical Museum of Glens Falls. Beer and soda provided by Lake George Brewing Company; food and music. A guided brewery tour will take place at 7 pm. Beard products such as oils, balms and other specialty wares will be available from regional vendors. A professional barber and tattoo artists will be on hand to provide trims and shaves, and tattoos. Admission includes one free drink. Contest entry fee, $20, includes admission to the event, two free drinks and additional products. Two prizes, winner and runner-up, will be awarded in each category. Judging begins at 6pm. Contestants are encouraged to pre-register and to submit photos which will be posted on the Wild Whiskers page of the Chapman website. Registration forms are on Chapman website. Begins at 5pm continues until 8pm.