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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Ice Cube tattoo shown at the #newenglandtattooexpo at out past Mohegan Sun Casino. Photo taken by Josh Esan.

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What a beautiful rose tattoo being shown at our past “March 2020” #newenglandtattooexpo at the Mohegan Sun Casino. Photo taken by Lyn Vallas.

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Who is already ready for next years New England Tattoo Expo at the Mohegan Sun April 16-18, 2021.

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Greyscale Tattoo working at this years #newenglandtattooexpo at the Mohegan Sun Casino. Photo taken by Lyn Vallas.

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Venue

1 Mohegan Sun Blvd.
Uncasville, CT
06382

PHONE: 1.888.226.7711
WEBSITE: mohegansun.com

Dates

APRIL 16, 2021
4pm – 11pm

APRIL 17, 2021
12pm – 11pm

APRIL 18, 2021
12pm – 8pm