(By Staff Reports)– From Friday, April 1st through Sunday April 3rd at Resorts World Casino join international artists from Russia, Portugal, Italy, France, the UK and more alongside thousands of music, art and tattoo lovers for the United Ink No Limits Tattoo Expo! Presented by World Famous Tattoo Ink and sponsored by FK Irons, Vanish MD, Inked Republic Clothing, and Kuro Sumi Tattoo Ink- the expo brings together 250 booths and over 400 of the world’s best tattoo artists as Tattoo Lou and Jackie Rubino have personally traveled the world to find the cream of the crop to bring back to New York City for this incredible event!
Experience tattoo culture with a new and totally unique perception, as United Ink is unlike any other tattoo convention you’ve seen before! Completely open to the public (ages 18 and over), the expo is a perfect day for tattoo enthusiasts who want to mingle with internationally famous artists, reality tv stars, tattoo collectors, tattoo models, and more! See famous sideshow performers break world records from sword swallowing to weight lifting with their eyelids! Enjoy entertainment from the graceful and alluring Skindicate Suspension to burlesque performances by Raquel Reed. Enjoy watching the world’s best artists pierce and tattoo, experience our full curated art gallery with mixed mediums including erotic art by Filipa Silva, and so much more! If you’re in the market for new ink, piercings, apparel, or just a full weekend of fun- this is the place to be!
Enter your own artwork or bring some home from the United Ink Art Gallery, with proceeds going to two incredible charities: Michael’s HOPE for heroin and opiate prevention and education AND Little Flower Children and Family Services of New York.
YES you can get your own tattoo or piercing RIGHT THERE ON THE SPOT! Don’t forget to enter your tattoo – FRESH or HEALED- in their many tattoo contests and win a range of prizes from top quality tattoo machines for your artist to free laser tattoo removal! Don’t forget to visit the jewelry and apparel booths and get dolled up to enter the Ms. Vixen Pin-Up Contest hosted by Laura Lynn, for a chance to be featured in Delicious Dolls Magazine. Don’t worry men, you can win prizes and notoriety by entering your handsome, hairy face in the Beard and Moustache contest sponsored by the Holy Black Trading Co! Even if you don’t enter any contests, be prepared to be stopped by internationally famous tattoo publications like Inked Magazine, Urban Ink, and Tattoo Society Magazine to have your photo taken!
Check out the attending artist list HERE! The best bet is to pick up a weekend pass, show up when doors open Friday at 2:00pm and check out all the artists’ portfolios and speak with them about what you are looking for. The best value is always a WEEKEND PASS to allow you the most options when picking your favorite tattoo artist, and ensure you have time to take full advantage of everything United Ink offers! Get tattooed on the spot by world renowned artists like: Luka Lajoie, Poch, Sarah Miller, Sam Barber, Jak Connolly, Simon Cooke, Oleg Tattoo and so many more!
Friday, April 1st through Sunday April 3rd (Friday 2pm-12am, Saturday 12pm-12am, Sunday 12pm-8pm) come down to Resorts World Casino, 110-00 Rockaway Blvd, Jamaica, NY for an experience unlike any other!
Ticket Info: Admission: Adults $25, Weekend pass $55
MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OLDER TO ENTER THE CASINO and to Get Tattooed or Pierced!
Advance Tickets may be purchased via etix.com or at the Resorts World Casino Gift Shop and above price is all inclusive! No hidden fees or taxes. PARKING IS FREE! FREE Shuttle Buses from all over NYC, Queens, Brooklyn and the LIRR Jamaica station!
Tickets will also be available at the door.