West Virginia Tattoo Expo

August 18, 2023 at 12:00 p.m.

Ends: August 20, 2023

$20 to $50

The 9th Annual West Virginia Tattoo Expo is finally here! Located at the Morgantown Event Center, the expo will run August 18th – 20th, 2023.There will be on-site tattooing and piercing from over 200 artists, multitudes of vendors, contests, a Miss Tattooed West Virginia pageant, and more! This will be the premier tattoo event in the state. The expo is open to the public, and kids under 12 are free with a paying adult. We can’t wait to see you there!If you don’t want to miss any of the action, stay at the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place and receive a drastically reduced rate when you mention the code: wvtattooexpo.

Friday and Saturday: 12 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Sunday: 12 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Every contest will have a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place, except for the Tattoo of the Day. Winners will receive an award for themselves and their artist.
The registration Fee is $10
All judges are impartial and unbiased. All Tattoos will be judged equally. Artist of the tattoo will only be announced during the award presentation.

Small Color
Small Black & Gray
Tattoo of the Day, B&G: 10 p.m.
Tattoo of the Day, Color: 10 p.m.

Large Color
Large Black & Gray
Back Piece
Miss Tattooed WV Contest
Medium Color
Medium Black & Gray
Most Regrettable Tattoo
Tattoo of the Day, B&G: 10 p.m.
Tattoo of the Day, Color: 10 p.m.

Tattoo of the Day, B&G: 7 p.m.
Tattoo of the Day, Color: 7 p.m.

Saturday, 7 p.m.
Show off your body art for a chance to be named Miss Tattooed WV! Please dress appropriately and tastefully. NO NUDITY. You must be 18 or older to enter. Registration is $20 at the Ticket Booth. Registration Deadline is at 6:30 p.m. Beauty comes in all shapes and sizes! The ladies will be judged on tattoos and presentation. ALL tattooed women are welcome to enter!

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place will all receive trophies. First place will also receive a cash prize.

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Location Details:

Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place
Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place, WaterFront Place, Morgantown, WV, USA

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