NAB Weekend will be celebrating it’s 10th year in 2021. To commemorate this anniversary, we are excited to announce the addition of our new NAB All-Star Bear Competition. This contest will be unlike any other bear competition! Instead of having months to plan & prepare to complete certain tasks within a 3-day competition, contestants will only be given 30 days to complete each task preceding the contest during NAB Weekend 2021. This nail-biting competition will be in addition to our annual North American Bear Contest.


  • You must be a previous NAB Contest title winner
  • Only title winners from 2011 – 2019 are eligible to compete
  • The NAB All-Star Competition is open to any gender
  • There will only be (1) winner in the NAB All-Star Competition


  • Applications must be received by April 30, 2020
  • Prepare a 45-second video introducing yourself, and why YOU should be the next NAB All-Star Bear
  • May 1: Contestants will be announced on social media
  • May 1: Details of Charity Fundraising expectations announced
  • June 1: Mystery clue announced…..(complete by 06/30/20)
  • July 1: Theme Wear clue/task announced…..(complete by 07/31/20)
  • August 1: Mystery clue announced…..(complete by 08/31/20)
  • September 1: Mystery clue announced…..(complete by 09/30/20)
  • October 1: Mystery challenge announced…..(complete by 10/31/20)
  • November 1: Mystery clue announced…..(complete by 11/30/20)
  • January 1: Final contest challenge announced…(complete 01/01/21)


  • $1,000 Cash Prize
  • Reimbursable Travel Fund (Determined by Charitable Funds Raised)
  • Complimentary Hotel stay at host hotel for the 2022 Event.
  • Custom-made leather stole from Wolfstryker Leather (to be worn during your title year).  This will be passed down to your successor at the next contest.
  • Custom-made leather patch from Wolfstryker Leather (to keep)
  • Custom-made title vest from Wolfstryker Leather
  • Custom-made medallion from Wolfstryker Leather
  • Unique pin designed by Lanner Design to represent their title year.  Sales contribute toward travel fund.
  • $200 store credit with Torso Menswear.
  • And more to come!


Contestant applications are due no later than April 30, 2020. CLICK HERE to access the application to submit by the deadline.