The Richmond Tattoo and Arts Festival is the oldest Tattoo Expo in the United States. In 2016, they will celebrate the 24th consecutive year of the amazing arts, and artists in the industry. Over the years the Richmond Tattoo and Arts Festival has hosted legendary tattoo artists from around the world. Its historical importance for the industry, and Richmond’s Art scene is immeasurable. This year’s convention will run for three days, September 30th through October 2nd. The convention will be held at the DoubleTree Hotel off of Midlothian Turnpike.
The festival will continue to honor past traditions while adding some new and exciting event elements that are sure to inspire all who attend. This year, there will be 10+ Celebrity tattoo artists from shows like Ink Master, Black Ink, and Best Ink. Over 150 of some of the world’s best tattoo artists. Over 30 vendors, as well as some of the best local bands and entertainment. Tattoo competitions and awards, as well as a street art festival, mini car show, and food trucks.
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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Richmond
1021 Koger Center Blvd
Richmond, VA 23235