2019 World Beard and Moustache Championship

May 17-18-19

Hosted by the Snorrenclub Antwerpen

Venue Details

Elisabeth Center Antwerp
Phone: +32 32 24 89 06

Koningin Astridplein 26
2018 Antwerpen


The venue is a beautiful, recently renovated theater in the heart of Historical Antwerp. Very close to the centrally located Antwerpen-Centraal train station and right next to the Zoo Antwerpen!




  • Participants : € 50,- (including meet and greet on Friday and WBMC on Saturday)

  • Visitors: € 30,- (including meet and greet on Friday and WBMC on Saturday)

  • € 25,- (WBMC on Saturday only)

All prices include visiting the Antwerp ZOO on Saturday! 10.00 hr till 18.00 hr !!! (situated next to the venue)

You can also register in person at the event!

If you have any issues please email ronnie.vermeulen@pandora.be


Friday 17 May

19.00 hr: Meet and Greet evening with live music, food and drinks. Early Registration and prejudging for Saturday, and Ladies competition


  1. Realistic Moustache

  2. Creative Moustache

  3. Realistic Beard

  4. Creative Beard

Saturday 18 May

09.00 hr: Registration and Prejudging

12.00 hr: World Beard and Moustache Championships 2019

Sunday 19 May

13.00 hr: parade of Beards and Moustaches

16.00 hr: Closing Party with live music, food and drinks


Transportation: There are a myriad of options when traveling in and around Europe.

For this adventure, many of us will be flying into Amsterdam Schiphol airport and taking a 56 minute train ride from the airport to the Antwerpen-Centraal train station, which is within reasonable walking distance from many hotels.


Hotel within Walking Distance


The ASH - Antwerp Student Hostel

Address: Italiëlei 237, 2000 Antwerpen, Belgium


+32 3 500 88 17

  • Basic dorms & rooms in an unassuming hostel featuring a shared kitchen, a lounge & free tours.


Park Inn by Radisson Antwerp

Address: Koningin Astridplein 14, 2018 Antwerpen, Belgium


+32 3 202 31 70


  • Popular with business travelers and couples

  • Fitness center, Air-conditioned, Restaurant, Near public transit, Bar

  • “Top-rated” Contemporary hotel with a refined restaurant & a bar, as well as a sauna, a pool & a fitness center.


Hotel Indigo Antwerp - City Centre

Address: Koningin Astridplein 43, 2018 Antwerpen, Belgium


+32 3 369 59 99


  • Outdoor pool, Fitness center, Pet-friendly, Air-conditioned, Restaurant, Bar, Free Wi-Fi

  • “Top-rated”, Fashionable rooms & suites in a sophisticated hotel offering a bar & a chic restaurant.