Convention Center - 500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC
The Capital City Bikefest 7th Annual Tattoo Fest will once again be held in the Raleigh Convention Center in downtown Raleigh, NC. Proceeds from Tattoo Fest go to benefit the USO of NC and the US Veteran's Corps.
Admission to the Tattoo Fest is $10 for the weekend (Saturday & Sunday) and includes access to the bike show, stunt shows and vendors in the convention center. Pre-purchase tickets here. Friday the TattooFest is open by appointment only and admission is free. You much pre-schedule your appointment with your artist. See your favorite artists at work and view their portfolios.
Plan for YOUR next tattoo in September, and select from several top-notch local artists.
Individual appointments should be made directly with your tattoo artist or shop, or belly-up at Bikefest and wait for an available time slot.
Saturday and Sunday show off your healed ink and compete in the Tattoo Contest. The Tattoo Contest requires a $10 entry fee (inquire at Warlock's/401 Tattoo's Booth). There will be plaques given out for first, second and third place in each category:
12:00-9:00pm - Tattoo Fest Opens - By appointment only. Please contact your artist to schedule an appointment
10:00am-8:00pm - Tattoo Fest Open
12:00pm-3:00pm - Tattoo Contest Registration at the 401 Tattoo Table
4:00pm-5:30pm - Judging
6:00pm - Tattoo Fest Contest Awards
10:00am-5:00pm - Tattoo Fest Open
11:00am-2:00pm - Tattoo Contest Registration at the 401 Tattoo Table
3:00pm-4:30pm - Judging
5:00pm - Tattoo Fest Contest Awards