March 24th -26th 2017​
Sturbridge, MA



Do you think your tattoo has what it takes to beat the rest? Planning on getting some amazing body art this week end? Enter it in one of the tattoo contests! Held at 8pm Friday and Saturday,  3pm Sunday. Entry cut-off is 30 minutes prior. Entry fee is $10/ per contest. Sign up sheets are available at the ticket counter. Please note which contests require accompanying photos; entries w/out photos will be disqualified.

  • Best of Show
  • Tattoo of the Day

The following categories require an accompanying photo and are 1st Place only:

  • Best Cover-up
  • Best  B & G Portrait
  • Best Color Portrait
  • Best Animal Portrait

1st place and Honorable Mention:

  • B & G Back Piece
  • Color Back Piece
  • B & G Sleeve
  • Color Sleeve
  • Sm B & G
  • Med. B & G
  • Lg B & G
  • Jumbo B & G
  • Sm Color
  • Med. Color
  • Lg Color
  • Jumbo Color

Contest Rules

  • Small: Must fit within 4"×6" area
  • Medium: Must fit within 6"×10" area
  • Large: Must fit within 9"×15" area
  • Jumbo: Larger than 9"×15" but not a complete sleeve/ back piece
  • Arm sleeve must be complete, covering both upper and forearm
  • Back piece must cover entire back
  • $10 per entry
  • Less than 3 entries into any category voids that category
  • The same tattoo can only be entered twice
  • Best of show and tattoo of the day tattoos may only be worked on, on the show floor or you will be disqualified

Contest Schedule


  • Small and Medium B&G and Color categories
  • Tattoo of the Day


  • B&G / Color Back Pieces
  • B&G / Color Sleeves
  • B&G / Color Portraits **photo required**
  • Animal Portraits  **Photo Required**
  • Cover Up ** before photo required**
  • Tattoo of the Day


  • B&G / Color Large & Jumbo size
  • Tattoo of the Day
  • Best of Show