If you love facial hair, get your whiskers to the Annual 2005 Nevada Day Beard Contest. It’s open to anyone with a beard, there’s no entry fee and admission is free. It will take place on the steps of the old Capitol building in downtown Carson City immediately after the Nevada Day Parade. Categories are: longest, fullest, reddest, whitest, blackest, best salt and pepper, best groomed, scruffiest, and most bearded community group. More info: Call 775.882.2600 or visit their Web site.