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September 28-29, 2024 • Myrtle Beach SC

About Us

The Carolina Barber Expo is a top-tier event in the grooming industry, drawing participants from across the nation and beyond. With a diverse range of attendees and prominent brand showcases, it’s a prime opportunity for networking and brand exposure. Whether you’re a grooming professional or a brand looking to make an impact, the Carolina Barber Expo is the must-attend event of the year.

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Our Host


Jay “Majors” Raposo, owner of Major League Barbershop and Academy, began his journey in the hair industry as a child, captivated by the atmosphere of a local barbershop. Overcoming adversity, he obtained his barber and cosmetology license in 2004. Raposo advocates for collaboration between stylists and barbers, emphasizing mutual learning opportunities. His nickname “Majors” reflects his dedication to excellence in all endeavors.

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What to expect

Formal Social

A night to welcome you, recognize our sponsors, network, and get inspiration from some of the biggest names in the industry. Dress your best, come enjoy catering and our open bar. After, let’s all hit the dance floor after our small ceremony and show you how we get down in the South!

Education Seminars

It’s easy to do great work when you believe in what you do. That’s why we’re committed to bringing you education from all over the world. There is a category for everyone!


Got what it takes to hop on stage and show off that skill? Register for one of the categories now for a chance to take home some cool prizes and cash!

Not for competitions? Enjoy our expo with vendors set up from all over the USA!


The First Annual Carolina Barber Expo will take place September 28-29, 2024.

The competitions will occur on Sunday, September 29, 2024 from 2 PM to 6 PM

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Myrtle Beach Convention Center

2101 North Oak Street
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577



The Carolina Expo offers a unique opportunity for businesses to network and improve their operations in the hair industry. Platinum and Gold sponsors enjoy VIP treatment, including exclusive access to a formal social event and recognition on the live stage. Sponsors receive special VIP tickets with reserved seating and top-shelf selections, contributing to the success of the inaugural Barber Expo in the Carolinas. Brittany Ball, owner of Manifest Barbershop & Co., extends gratitude to sponsors for their support in creating this groundbreaking event, encouraging continued participation in future endeavors.