Remington Beard Boss presents the 1st annual Madison Craft Beer’d Championship at the Great Dane on Thursday May 4, 7-10pm. Join us as a competitor (register below) or stop down to enjoy beer from the vault. Bearded guests get 1/2 price taps (Ladies – fake beards and mustaches, drawn on mustaches and even THIS counts¬†.)

Register to compete below. You may also register day of but registering in advance lets you skip the line.

Competition category descriptions:

  • Freestyle – Full beard, not matching any other category
  • Whiskerina – For the ladies! Fake beards and mustaches welcome.
  • Natural full beard – Under 6″
  • Natural full beard – Over 6″
  • Mustache/Partial Beard – Can include goatees, sideburns, etc. Anything that does not connect all around.


  • Category winners will receive:
    • Winner
      • Remington for Men gift pack
      • A pair of Isthmus Beer & Cheese Fest 2018¬†Premium Tasting tickets ($170 value)
    • Runner-up
      • One Isthmus Beer & Cheese Fest 2018 ticket ($50 value)
  • Category winners will get into the Grand Prize contest:
    • Grand Prize winner
      • $50 Great Dane gift certificate
      • Pair of Isthmus Food Cart Fest 2017 tickets ($60 value)
      • Pair of Isthmus Margarita Fest 2017 tickets ($80 value)
      • Pair of Isthmus OktoBEERfest 2017 tickets ($80 value)
    • 2nd Place
      • $50 Great Dane Gift Certificate
      • Pair of Isthmus OktoBEERfest 2017 tickets
    • 3rd Place
      • Pair Isthmus OktoBEERfest 2017 Tickets


  • Ryan Lammey – Beard Boss spokesman
  • Lue Lueck – Ritual Barbers
  • Liz Glynn – Thorps Haircuts & Color

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