$20 – $500

Modown Barber Exhibit 9

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The Queen Mary

1126 Queens Hwy

Long Beach, CA 90802

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An event for the barber community where we share resources, information and education.

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Meet us at the Queen Mary in Long Beach, California a historic ship that’s been around for 85 years.

Modown is a tradeshow that focuses on exhibiting the art of barbering while educating and empowering students and professionals from around the world.

As we go into our 9th year of the production we wanted to invite you to immerse yourself in an experience unlike any other.

Connect- meet barbers/stylist, companies, educators and some of your favorite influencer.

Learn- with over 50 exhibitors that offer look and learns, seminars and workshop lead by the industries best educators.

Watch- live demonstration and competition

Grow- build the relationships you need to help you get to the next level in your career.

Competition- Showcase your skills and talent by entering the haircutting competitio. We have 5 categories 2 for students, 1 for apprentice and 2 for professional.

Modown Competition Categories:

Student Best Fade-

In this category you will showcase one of the most requested haircuts at the barbershop.

You will have to do a skin fade (low,mid or high) you must also style the hair on tip (style is your choice) styling must be done on stage (this includes braids). Hard parts and lineups are allowed.

No enhancement, pre cuts or designs in this category. 45 minutes time limit.

Student Creative-

This is where art , creativity and technique come together. In this category anything goes. You can use color, enhancement, designs and makeup. You will have to include a full look for your model including a theme for your look and wardrobe. 45 minutes time limit.

*No pre-cut hair on your models, must be able to show a full transformation.

Apprentice Best Fade-

This category allows you to showcase a timeless technique and style.

You will be required to create a balanced shape, style and blend that enhance your models look.

Skin Fade, top must be cut and styled (length and style is your choice) examples (crops, flattop, Mohawk, contours,ect)

*No pre-cut hair, enhancements, design or color.

Time Limit: 30 minutes

Pro Classic

Showcase your Roots!

This homage to classic men’s grooming will be judged from head to toe.

You will create a traditional haircut and style (ex. combover, pompadour, duck-tail, flat top, etc.) along with dressing your model to fit the look of the hairstyle.

* There will be no enhancements, colors or designs in this category

(Hard parts and line-ups are allowed).

Time limit: 30 minutes

Pro Creative

Anything goes!

This category is designed to have you push your creativity boundaries and encourages you to think outside the box.

Color, designs and enhancements are allowed.

No pre-cut hair on your models- must be able to show a full transformation.

Time Limit: 30 Minutes

Competition Prizes:

1st place $1,000, Trophy,Medal and gift bag.

2nd place Trophy,Medal and gift bag.

3rd place Trophy,Medal and gift bag.

Competitor Registration Fee: $150 includes admission to the seminar, tour the queen mary. (Admission for your model is also included in your registration).

General Admission- $40 includes access to all of the classes.

More info or questions www.barbersociety.org (310)918-5502

Exhibitors- All booths include 1 6ft table, 2 chairs and access passes for your team. Once you reserve your space the layout be sent to you along with a contract. For any further questions please email LReynoso@barbersociety.org.

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The Queen Mary

1126 Queens Hwy

Long Beach, CA 90802

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