The annual Australian International Tattoo Expo will return to the Melbourne Exhibition Centre, from Friday 18 – Sunday 20 November. Over 10,000 local tattoo enthusiasts are expected to attend iconic event.
The 2016 line-up will feature over 250 international and local tattoo artists including: Corey Devine from Los Angeles, Ink Master guest Jesse Smith from Richmond, Virginia plus leading artists from Japan, Thailand, Bali and all over Australia.
A jam-packed program of entertainment will roll out across the three days featuring daily tattoo contests, live music, a vintage car display, bar and much more! Additionally, pyro-fire-aerial performance group Pyrohex with Cervena Fox, straight from the UK will be performing in Melbourne for the first time, are set to draw a crowd.
The Girls of Ink competition also returns and will see tattooed ladies compete for the ultimate Girls of Ink title. Lovers of all things vintage and traditional style are also in luck, as the popular Stealth Photographics Pin Up Pageant crowns the 2016 winner.
Get inked on the spot or shop from a range of vendors selling everything from tattoo supplies, to the latest in street-wear and alternative fashions.
Tickets are available for purchase online at tattooexpo.com.au, or at the door.
When: 18th to 20th November 2016 Times: Fri & Sat 10am -10pm | Sun 10am – 6pm
Where: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre Cost: Adult $25 online or $30 at the door.
Children 13-17: $10 (door ONLY).
Children 12 and under free.