The world’s largest tattoo convention returns to Cleveland!

Villain Arts presents the 4th Annual Cleveland Tattoo Arts Convention this Friday Feb 8 from 2 p.m. – 12 a.m., Saturday Feb 9 from 11 a.m. – 12 a.m. and Sunday Feb 10 from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. at the Cleveland Convention Center (300 Lakeside Avenue Cleveland).

Get tattooed by some of the best local, national, or international tattoo artists! Shop at vendors with every supply a tattoo professional could need, as well vendors geared toward the tattoo enthusiast, with everything from jewelry, clothing and artwork! Witness amazing side show entertainment and live human suspension to round out an amazing weekend of fun.

Admission is $20 per day or $40 for a 3-day pass. Children under 12 are free. Tickets are only sold at the door.

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