What is a Tattoo Show?
A Tattoo show or tattoo convention is a friendly and entertaining event that brings together tattoo artists, art and tattoo fans and people from all walks
of life celebrate everything about tattoos.
The show features many tattoo artists 'live' tattooing, so you can see them up close and get a tattoo if you want to. A good tattoo show will usually feature quality artists from around the world and also feature plenty of entertainment including bands, live acts etc.
You don't need a tattoo to come, many people come looking for their first tattoo or just to enjoy the art, atmosphere and stacks of entertainment. Some people come just out of curiosity, to enjoy a unique day out or just to see the wonderful world of tattoo art in person.
Tattooing celebrates individuality so whoever you are,
whatever your interests - All are welcome.
Can I get a Tattoo at the Show?
Absolutely! We have some world class national and international artists tattooing at the show.
If you'd like to get tattooed at the show we recommend contacting your preferred artist directly to book in prior to the show to make sure
of an appointment in advance.
However there will be plenty of artists at the show who will be doing 'walk up appointments' so you can browse their work at their stand, have a chat and book in with them there and then.
Where can I buy tickets?
Discounted advance tickets will be available
to buy on our website From March 1st (see tickets page for countdown to sale)
Full price tickets will be available on the door of the show.
Are kids welcome?
Yes, kids are welcome, under 18's need to be accompanied by an adult and under 14's are FREE so bring the whole family!
How do I enter a tattoo competition?
To enter a competition you must fill-out an entry form,
these will be available at the show.
Competitions are free to enter.
Categories will be made available closer to the date
Can I park my vehicle at the venue?
Yes, Paid Parking is available at the Galmont Hotel venue
What time does the show open?
The show will open at 10.30am for advance ticket holders
and 11.15am for pay on the door entries