HOLMBERG: Hairy men – and some “bearded” women will converge on RVA

Posted at 11:27 PM, Apr 26, 2013
and last updated 2013-04-27 07:46:32-04

RICHMOND, Va (WTVR)- Big beards, wild beards, old beards, chops, goatees, mustaches and even “bearded” girls from around the nation will compete 2nd annual Mid-Atlantic Beard & ‘Stache Championships at the Canal Club Saturday at 6 p.m.

Tickets are $10 and $15 and will benefit Big Brother and Big Sisters of Greater Richmond.

The event will be hosted by the 150-member RVA Beard League, whose members are known for putting on a fun party.

Our Mark Holmberg joined some of the contestants and hosts Friday afternoon at Hardywood Craft Beer Park to see what this hairy phenomenon is all about.

Watch his video report here.