Tattoo Contest

Tattoo Contest Rules


Contest Fee: $10 each
Awards: 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place
Event Starting Times

  • No refunds for contestants who do not show up for the contest. (Times will be in event booklet & announced)
  • You must be present 5 minutes before the contest starts
  • Tattoos must be entered in the correct category to compete
  • Tattoos must be complete to enter
  • You may only enter 3 categories Per Day
  • Tattoos will be measured to decide the correct category it belongs in
  • Black & Gray tattoos may have only a 10% accenting color
  • Pieces done at the show are eligible for entry into the “Tattoo of the Day”
  • Tattoos done by a judge may not enter the contests for judging.

Friday Tattoo Contest

Tattoo of the Day Color
Tattoo of the Day Black & Gray

Saturday Tattoo Contest

Color (Small) (4″ x 4″)
Color (Medium) (6″ x 6″)
Color (Large) (8″ x 8″)
Black & Gray (Small) (4″ x 4″)
Black & Gray (Medium) (6″ x 6″)
Black & Gray (Large) (8″ x 8″)
Back/Chest Piece
Arm/Leg Sleeve
Fine Art (Paintings, Drawings, Sculptures, etc)
Most Realistic
Best Portrait
Original Flash
Tattoo of the Day (Color)
Tattoo of the Day (Black & Gray)

Sunday Tattoo Contest

Color (Small) (4″ x 4″)
Color (Medium) (6″ x 6″)
Color (Large) (8″ x 8″)
Black & Gray (Small) (4″ x 4″)
Black & Gray (Medium) (6″ x 6″)
Black & Gray (Large) (8″ x 8″)
Hand/Neck Tattoo
Best Traditional
Overall (Male)
Overall (Female)
Cover-up (Before/After Pic)
Tattoo of the Day (Color)
Tattoo of the Day (Black & Gray)
Best Of Show

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These people taking home 2nd place trophies for medium color, hand & neck, medium black & gray and best traditional during last year’s #tommystattooconvention 👏See ALL other PHOTOS 📸 newenglandtattooexpo.com/2022-tattoo-expo-april-1-april-3-2022/Don’t miss our 10th annual 👉 October 14-16 in Hartford, CT!IMPORTANT 🛑 we might not know the person in the posts so if you do please tag them for us, we’d appreciate.#ttc2021 #tattooartists #artists #art #tattooinity #tattoolove #tattooinspiration #tattooidea #tattoowinners ... See MoreSee Less
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This artist is taking home a 2nd place trophies for Best Of Show during last year’s #tommystattooconvention 👏See ALL other PHOTOS 📸 newenglandtattooexpo.com/2022-tattoo-expo-april-1-april-3-2022/Don’t miss our 10th annual 👉 October 14-16 in Hartford, CT!IMPORTANT 🛑 we might not know the person in the posts so if you do please tag them for us, we’d appreciate.#ttc2021 #tattooartists #artists #art #tattooinity #tattoolove #tattooinspiration #tattooidea #tattoowinners ... See MoreSee Less
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These people taking home 2nd place trophies for Best Portrait, back and chest, arm and leg during last year’s #tommystattooconvention 👏See ALL other PHOTOS 📸 newenglandtattooexpo.com/2022-tattoo-expo-april-1-april-3-2022/Don’t miss our 10th annual 👉 October 14-16 in Hartford, CT!IMPORTANT 🛑 we might not know the person in the posts so if you do please tag them for us, we’d appreciate.#ttc2021 #tattooartists #artists #art #tattooinity #tattoolove #tattooinspiration #tattooidea #tattoowinners ... See MoreSee Less
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1st Place tattoo of the day color contest winner by @andylargetattoo & @andreytattooing during the #newenglandtattooexpo last month! Thank you Adenna LLC for sponsorship on the case gloves.See ALL other PHOTOS 📸 newenglandtattooexpo.com/2022-tattoo-expo-april-1-april-3-2022/Mark your calendar for next years date 👉 April 14-16, 2023! IMPORTANT 🛑 we might not know the person in the posts so if you do please tag them for us, we’d appreciate.#nete2022 #tattoo #tattoocolor #colortattoo #winner #contest #tattoounoty ... See MoreSee Less
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1st Place tattoo of the day winner @meezo_velez during our New England Tattoo Expo at the Mohegan Sun Casino last month!See ALL other PHOTOS newenglandtattooexpo.com/2022-tattoo-expo-april-1-april-3-2022/ 📸Mark your calendar for next years date 👉 April 14-16, 2023! IMPORTANT 🛑 we might not know the person in the posts so if you do please tag them for us, we’d appreciate.#newenglandtattooexpo #nete2022 #tattoowinner #tattoooftheday #tattoo #tattoocontest #mohegansun ... See MoreSee Less
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Venue

1 Mohegan Sun Blvd.
Uncasville, CT
06382

PHONE: 1.888.226.7711
WEBSITE: mohegansun.com

Dates

APRIL 14, 2023
4pm – 11pm

APRIL 15, 2023
12pm – 11pm

APRIL 16, 2023
12pm – 8pm