Battle of the Beards
December 7, 2012 - The Masquerade played host to Battle of the Beards where dozens of contestants showed off their beards, mustaches, and everything in between to a panel of judges. Among the various categories were "Best groomed" "Best partial beard" and "Best Lady Beard". During breaks in the action the crowd was entertained by The Packway Handle Band and America's Got Talent contestants Captain & Maybelle.
Captain & Maybelle demonstrate sword swallowing for the crowd at the Battle of the Beards
When asked "What would rub your beard on?", this contestant said "Your vagina."
Bluegrass group The Packway Handle Band provided music during breaks in the action.