Beards take over Northern Liberties with a giant fest

Are you or do you know a pogonophile? That would be: Someone who really really really loves beards? You're in luck, because the Philadelphia Beard Festival is back for year two. Hirsute contestants will compete for a prize, groomers will offer services, speed dating will find you your best bearded partner, live music will play, and beers will be served. There's also a section with cigars and whiskey, because of course there is.

Where: Schmidt's Commons (née The Piazza) at 1001 N. 2nd St. 19123

When: July 16, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

How much: $15


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