Barbercon is the premier global festival of the barbering community. Launched in 2016 by Lee Resnick as the live networking event for Barbershopconnect, the first social site exclusively for barbers, Barbercon brings together thousands of high-profile and amateur barbers, cosmetologists, and brands from around the world. 2018 will be the biggest and most dynamic Barbercon to date, expanding to 2 days and growing to include three stages for live hair tutorials and product demonstrations, an even larger indoor/outdoor Barbercon Marketplace, two full days of intimate education classes and workshops, an outdoor festival area, the prestigious Barbercon Awards, and so much more.
Having sold out the last three years with attendees traveling in from across the US and Internationally, Barbercon is doubling in size by expanding to two days and lengthening event hours to accommodate demand.
The VIP Package will get you access to an exclusive outdoor VIP Lounge with a private bar, comfy seating areas, activities, and other VIP amenities. You’ll also receive early event entry, access to exclusive Education Classes, VIP gift bag, and more. VIP Packages can be purchased HERE.
Barbercon is expanding from 1 stage to 3 stages. The expansion means Barbercon will be presenting even more incredible onstage content throughout the day.
Vendors and brands from across the world will be selling top barbering and cosmetology products, equipment, clothing, Barbercon merchandise, and so much more. Learn how to become part of the Barbercon Marketplace HERE
One of the most exciting new features of Barbercon will be the first ever outdoor festival area. Attendees will experience artisanal food trucks, an outdoor bar, unique vendors, an outdoor stage with fresh new content, DJs, games, and more.
Throughout both days of Barbercon, top educators from around the world will lead intimate classes and workshops on a diverse range of topics across barbering, cosmetology, and men’s grooming. Full schedule and signup HERE
Over 50 high profile barbers from around the world will be executing hair demonstrations throughout both days and across 3 stages. See the full list of showcasing barbers HERE
Brand representatives from all the event Sponsors will introduce and showcase their products with onstage demonstrations. Learn more about becoming a Sponsor HERE
Presented by Barbershopconnect, the prestigious Barbercon Awards honor barbers who are doing incredible work within the community. Categories range from Icon Award, Best Female Barber, Life Time Achievement , Best Fade No Filter, The Love Of The Craft, and more.