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Barberfest 2021

An experiential event based in Brighton, Barberfest featured two live stages, a live competition and the latest barbering launches. It gave the industry a much-needed opportunity to catch up with old friends and make new connections. See you next year and stay tuned for details of where and when.

The Raw Talent Barbering Competition

Sponsored by VTCT and brought to you by Modern Barber Magazine, BARBERFEST and Mike Taylor Education, Raw Talent Barbering Competition provided a platform for barber students and junior barbers to showcase their skills.

Excitingly, the final will took place live at the first-ever BARBERFEST on Monday 5 July at Hilton Brighton Metropole Hotel, Brighton

Our sponsors

A huge thank you to ANDIS for sponsoring our Clipper Clinic Learning Zone,  MVRCK by Mitch and PPL PRS for sponsoring the Networking Hub, NHBF for sponsoring Business Learning Stage and VTCT for sponsoring the Raw Talent Barbering Competition.

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Looking to sponsor the event or curious about the opportunities available? Everything you need to know is here.

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Our exhibitors

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Miek Taylor Education logo
PPL PRS logo
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salon supplies

Important Information

Entrance policy
Barberfest is open only to trade and professional visitors over the age of 14. Management reserves the right to request proof of age from individuals who look under 14 and refuse entry if this is not provided. Under no circumstances will prams, babies, pushchairs or buggies be permitted. No exceptions will be made. Face coverings will be mandatory inside the venue and entry without a face covering will not be permitted.


Refund policy
In the event that an exhibition or conference is forced to cancel due to the Coronavirus, we will issue a full refund to ticket holders. Should the Government impose restrictions on visitor numbers that are lower than ticket sales, we will return ticket money on a last-in, first-out basis.
Other than Covid-19, all payments are non-refundable unless otherwise stated. Any requests for refunds must be received in writing within 21 days following an event and will be reviewed by management with no guarantee of a reimbursement. Should a refund be issued, it will incur a 10% administration fee. The company accepts no responsibility for circumstances beyond its control.