Celebrating all things Bearded, BEARDED LADY brings to Iron Bear a unique gathering of Bearded Queens/Kings and the Austin Facial Hair Club. From Grooming to Entertainment; Bearded Lady hopes to catch your attention and uncover a broader definition of Beard Culture. With our host Cheeki Kahnt and the combined efforts of Glamour Lounge, Package Menswear, and Q Austin; we aim at generating a sizable donation for Austin International Drag Foundation Inc., the world’s first 501c3 nonprofit dedicated to the education, support and promotion of Drag Artists.
9 – 11 Glamour Lounge – On-site Hair Technicians are offering:
Beard trimming & shaping.
10 -11 Drag Review – Join Cheeki Kahnt as she hosts a group of local and statewide Bearded Performers and Drag Personalities.
Proceeding our Beard Contest judged by Jamie Steward Bancroft – President of Austin International Drag Foundation, Adrian Dominguez – Director of the Glamour lounge and regional educator for Floyd’s 99 barbershop, representatives from The Bearded Bastard and Austin Facial Hair Club.
Bearded Lady drag performers include:
Our host: Cheeki Kahnt
Kitty Litter (David Richardson)
Papi Churro (Valeri Jinxy Abrego)
Grandma Steven (Steven Tamayo)
Danny Iman Blast (Daniel Tijerina)
Zoë Spektor (Umbra Canne)
Friday (Michael Moonraker Brandly-Molett)
11-12 Beard Contest – Guest judged by Austin Facial Hair Club.
This closing contest is looking for the “Best in Beards.” From Glitter to Natural, we encourage all types to participate.
50/50 Raffle and Donation Baskets will be on site. We thank you in advance your tips and donations.
Graphics by Michael Hacker & Scott Ian Ray