We’ve compiled some of the most frequently asked questions for the Winnipeg Tattoo Show. Have a question not found below? Send us an email. We’ll reply and update this page for others.

Can I get a tattoo at the show?

Yes. Some artists will be available for walk ups, but we encourage you to find an artist you want to work with and use the ‘check availability’ button to book your tattoo in advance of the convention.

Who’s tattooing at the show?

We’ll be hosting local, Canadian, and international tattoo artists from around the globe. You’ll find them listed on our artists page. Check back often, and sign up to our newsletter for updates.

What are the artist rates?

Rates vary by artist.

Is it safe? Are the tattoo artists licensed?

Yes. Health is at the upmost importance. This is an all disposable show. All artists are fully licensed, safe, experienced, and properly trained dealing with cross contamination through the required bloodborne pathogen course.  The Winnipeg Tattoo Show is licensed by the Manitoba Health Board.

How much are tickets?

Early bird pricing for single day passes are $15 or get a weekend pass (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) for only $40 until October 31st. Admission for kids 12 and under are free!

Kids 12 and under are free?

Yes! We will have a kids section for the tots to get “tattooed”, play games, and have fun! Take part in our colouring contest and have a chance to win our “future tattoo artist” awards. 🙂

How do I get tickets?

Advance tickets go on sale online October 1st and will also be available at the door.

I’m a tattoo artist. How do I get in on this?

Apply online (early bird pricing in effect until July 31st, 2017) and we’ll send you all the info you’ll need to join the event!

I’m also interested in being part of this event. Can I get a booth?

Yes. Vendors, reserve for your booth asap (early bird pricing in effect until July 31st, 2017).

Can I sponsor the event?

Yes. Visit our become a sponsor page for more details and contact information.

As well as live tattooing, will there be anything else to check out?

For sure. As well as live tattooing by local, Canadian, and international tattoo artists will be vendors for jewellery, apparel, artwork, piercing, airbrushing, and more. The weekend will include art shows, live bands, auction, tattoo competitions, collaborative art creations, and so much more. We will be paying homage in our history section where you can view images and stories from Winnipeg and the industry as a whole. Also, see and hear stories on the big screen on stage at the event! Learn more on our about page.

Great! Where is the show taking place?

Join us February 23rd, 24th, and 25th at the spacious RBC Convention Center, 375 York Avenue, Winnipeg Canada!


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Located at RBC Convention Centre. 375 York Ave, Winnipeg MB

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