Finally, a good excuse to not shave for three months! Grow a beard and win!Â The annual Grubstake Days Beard Growing Contest begins Tuesday, March 1st for those in the New Beard competition.Â Prizes will be awarded on May 28th for the best overall, longest beard, thickest beard, best groomed, most original, best mustache and best effort.
New Beard contestants must register Tuesday between 7:30am and 5:30pm at the Yucca Valley Community Center.Â The contest is open to all ages; there is no fee to enter.Â Contestants must be clean shaven when registering. The Town of Yucca Valley’s Community Services Department staff will take a photo of each registrant to verify a fair start and for comparison at the end of the competition.Â Judging for new and existing beards will take place during the Grubstake Days Community Fair that will be held at the Yucca Valley Community Center.
To learn more about the Grubstakes Beard Contest, contact Maureen Randall at the Yucca Valley Community Services Department 760-369-7211