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 & Grey

Saturday Tattoo Contest

Color (Small) (4″ x 4″)
Color (Medium) (8″ x 8″)
Color (Large) (12″ x 12″)
Black & Grey (Small) (4″ x 4″)
Black & Grey (Medium) (8″ x 8″)
Black & Grey (Large) (12″ x 12″)
Neo Traditional
Overall Male
Overall Female
Best Painting
Best Piercing
Tattoo of the Day Color
Tattoo of the Day Black & Grey

Sunday Tattoo Contest

Color (Small) (4″ x 4″)
Color (Medium) (8″ x 8″)
Color (Large) (12″ x 12″)
Black & Grey (Small) (4″ x 4″)
Black & Grey (Medium) (8″ x 8″)
Black & Grey (Large) (12″ x 12″)
Cover-up (Before/After Pic)
Best Lettering
Most Realistic
Arm or Leg Sleeve
Back or Chest Piece
Tattoo of the Day (Color)
Tattoo of the Day (Black & Grey)
Best In Show (Must Be Done At Show)

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MEMORIES 2020! Photo taken during our #newenglandtattooexpo last year at the Mohegan Sun Casino in CT.2021 is CANCELLED but be on the lookout for next years dates.PLEASE NOTE that if we do not tag an artist or person in our photos or videos it’s because we don’t know them or their social media name so if you do please tag them for us we appreciate it!#nete2020 #tattooconvention #tattooexpo #tattooevent #tattoofamily #tattooartist #tattooartists #tattoounity #mohegansun #tattoofamily #tattooer #tattooist #tattooing #tattoo #tattoos #mohegansun #customer #vendors ... See MoreSee Less
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MEMORIES 2020! Customer getting tattooed by this lovely female artist Sammy Jean during our #newenglandtattooexpo last year at the Mohegan Sun Casino in CT.2021 is CANCELLED but be on the lookout for next years dates.PLEASE NOTE that if we do not tag an artist or person in our photos or videos it’s because we don’t know them or their social media name so if you do please tag them for us we appreciate it!#nete2020 #tattooconvention #tattooexpo #tattooevent #tattoofamily #tattooartist #tattooartists #tattoounity #mohegansun #tattoofamily #tattooer #tattooist #tattooing #tattoo #tattoos #mohegansun ... See MoreSee Less
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MEMORIES 2020! Check out this full back piece collab tattoo being done by Iconicn Ink (Kevin) @iconicinkkevin and @minter_tattoo that lasted all weekend during our #newenglandtattooexpo last year at the Mohegan Sun Casino in CT.2021 is CANCELLED but be on the lookout for next years dates.PLEASE NOTE that if we do not tag an artist or person in our photos or videos it’s because we don’t know them or their social media name so if you do please tag them for us we appreciate it!#nete2020 #tattooconvention #tattooexpo #tattooevent #tattoofamily #tattooartist #tattooartists #tattoounity #mohegansun #tattoofamily #tattooer #tattooist #backtattoo #art #artistry ... See MoreSee Less
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MEMORIES 2020! An amazing female artist tattooing during our #newenglandtattooexpo last year at the Mohegan Sun Casino in CT. Photo taken by @josh_esan2021 is CANCELLED but be on the lookout for next years dates.PLEASE NOTE that if we do not tag an artist or person in our photos or videos it’s because we don’t know them or their social media name so if you do please tag them for us we appreciate it!#nete2020 #tattooconvention #tattooexpo #tattooevent #tattoofamily #tattooartist #tattooartists #tattoounity #mohegansun #tattoofamily #tattooer #tattooist #femaleartist #femaletattooartist ... See MoreSee Less
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MEMORIES 2020! Only at tattoo conventions you will see cool stuff like this. This was taken during our #newenglandtattooexpo last year at the Mohegan Sun Casino in CT.2021 is CANCELLED but be on the lookout for next years dates.PLEASE NOTE that if we do not tag an artist or person in our photos or videos it’s because we don’t know them or their social media name so if you do please tag them for us we appreciate it!#nete2020 #tattooconvention #tattooexpo #tattooevent #tattoofamily #tattooartist #tattooartists #tattoounity #mohegansun #tattoofamily #tattooer #tattooist #coolstuff #costume ... See MoreSee Less
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Venue

1 Mohegan Sun Blvd.
Uncasville, CT
06382

PHONE: 1.888.226.7711
WEBSITE: mohegansun.com

Dates

Coming in 2022
Dates TBD