Q. I am getting tattooed at the show. Do I still need to buy a ticket?
A. Yes, you still need a ticket to enter the show. Ticket admissions help cover the cost of putting on the event.
Q. Can I get tattooed if I am under 18?
A. No. To get tattooed at the convention you must be 18 or older. Teens and kids are welcome to attend the convention in general though.
Q. Who is taking bookings?
A. Many artists will be taking walk-ups at the event. You can also contact artists ahead of the event. Check out this Instagram post thread for more artists currently taking bookings. A full guide on booking is found here.
Q. How do I buy tickets and what do they cost?
A. Early bird ticket sales end August 15th. After that, tickets will be available at the door for $35/day and $75/weekend. Ticket price includes the evening concerts.
Q. What do tattoos cost?
A. Cost is usually based on a hourly rate determined by the artist. Click here for more information on what to expect for costs.
Q. Can I pay with credit card?
A. Most artists only accept cash so we recommend bringing cash. There will be ATMs on site but it’s best to grab cash ahead of time.
Q. What are the hours of the show?
Friday, August 24th
5 pm – 11 pm
Saturday, August 25th
11 am – 11 pm
Sunday, August 26th
11 am – 5 pm
Q. What else is happening at the convention?
From live tattooing, tons of amazing artwork and merch available for purchase to more vendors, food trucks, outdoor beer garden and concert area with bands every night. Cars and motorcycles and more!
Q. Is is safe to get tattooed at a convention?
A. It is definitely safe. Every artist has training and certification designed to ensure a safe experience for you and for the artist. We supply everything needed to ensure a sterilized work space. Read more here. We also encourage people with fresh tattoos to follow all after care instructions as provided by their artist to ensure the best healing of their tattoo.