Terms of Entry

All attendees require a valid ticket to enter the event, one ticket per attendee.

Tickets can be purchased ‘on the door’ (at a premium) or in advance via eventbrite.co.uk (search TBBMC / The 5th British Beard and Moustache Championships’).

Tickets that have been purchased in advance can be presented via the eventbrite app on your mobile phone or tablet, for the QR code to be scanned, or on paper as received by email, again with the QR code for scanning.

Once scanned each ticket holder will receive a wristband which will give them access to the event.

Wristband wearers may exit and re-enter the event throughout the day.

Wristbands that have been removed or otherwise tampered with will be void.

There is no general parking available at the venue, there is limited disabled parking available by prior arrangement.

Smoking or vaping is not permitted anywhere on the venue premisis, you must go to the public street to smoke or vape.

Challenge 25 will be in operation for the sale of Alcohol, this will be enforced by a wristband that will be issued and will be needed to purchase alcohol, if you are lucky enough to look under 25 please bring ID or you will not be issued a wristband and will not be served alcohol.

Fownes Brewing Company are running the bar https://fownesbrewing.co.uk/


Young Teens & Juniors
Young Teen & Junior tickets must be purchased with an adult ticket (either Spectator or Competitor).

Any Young Teen & Junior ticket holder must be accompanied by an adult ticket holder (parent or guardian) to gain entry to the venue, and be in the company of a responsible adult at all times.

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy relating to ticket purchasing is that of the vendor site, eventbrite.co.uk, similarly in regard to refunds, etc.

It is the responsibility of the competitor to ensure they register their intent to enter the competition. Purchase of a competitor ticket does not automatically ensure participation.

Competitor ticket holders will receive a competitor lanyard in addition to their wristband. The lanyard must be presented when confirming registration and receiving your competitor number during the registration period (10am-12pm) in the Temple Speech Rooms foyer..

The competitor lanyard must be worn to gain access to the stage to compete in your chosen category. One category per ticket/lanyard.

The required registration form can be completed on the day or in advance.

It is the responsibility of the competitor to ensure they attend pre-judging on the day. This confirms their chosen category and the issuing of a competitor number/stage pass.

It is the responsibility of the competitor to be at stage-side when their category is being presented and judged.

The judges decisions will be final, no discussion will be entered into, nor will individual scores or positions beyond first, second and third be announced.

Trophies and sponsor prizes are awarded on the day with no monetary alternative.

Photographers (official and attendees) will be taking formal, semi-formal, candid and random images throughout the day. By entering the venue you agree that any images containing your likeness may be posted to the Internet (with or without tagging, credit, etc.) and may also appear in any future publication in relation to the championship, commemorative, promotional, reporting, etc.

Photographs, for personal use and enjoyment only, may be taken throughout the day by attendees. Likewise recording of video images.

If images are posted on the Internet/social media (at the time or subsequently), please include the hash tag #TBBMC2020.

Broadcasting video via the Internet (YouTube, Facebook Live, etc.) is permitted for short periods and with the #TBBMC2020 tag.

Images and/or video footage captured during the event may not be used commercially for advertising, promotion, endorsement, etc., or for finance gain without prior written consent of the organisers.

Media accreditation may be requested by contacting TBBMC.

Subject to confirmation:
Ticket holders attending the Pre-Match Warm Up on Friday 21st August at The Merchant’s Inn (5 Little Church St, Rugby CV21 3AW) Social may be able to ‘check-in’ and get their wristband/lanyard in advance for fast-track entry to the Temple Speech Rooms the following day.

Please note above RE non-removal/tampering of wristband.

Attendees may be subject to a search by the security team, bags may also be searched. This is in compliance with the venue’s security practice and for the safety of all. Your cooperation would be appreciated.

Please do not leave personal possesion/items unattended.


We reserve the right to amend/revise these terms & conditions without notice.