FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

Q. I am getting tattooed at the show. Do I still need to buy a ticket? 

A. Yes, you still need a ticket to enter the show. Ticket admissions help cover the cost of putting on the event.


Q. Can I get tattooed if I am under 18?

A. No. To get tattooed at the convention you must be 18 or older. Teens and kids are welcome to attend the convention in general though.


Q. Who is taking bookings?

A. Many artists will be taking walk-ups at the event. You can also contact artists ahead of the event. Check out this Instagram post thread for more artists currently taking bookings. A full guide on booking is found here.


Q. How do I buy tickets and what do they cost?

A.  Ticket and show information can be found here: https://winnipegtattooconvention.com/show-info/


Q. What do tattoos cost?

A. Cost is usually based on a hourly rate determined by the artist. Click here for more information on what to expect for costs.


Q. Can I pay with credit card?

A. Most artists only accept cash so we recommend bringing cash. There will be ATMs on site but it’s best to grab cash ahead of time.


Q. What are the hours of the show?

We have hours and showtimes over here : https://winnipegtattooconvention.com/show-info/


Q. What else is happening at the convention?

There will be live tattooing and amazing artwork and merch for purchase as well as more vendors, food trucks, an outdoor beer garden, bands, motorcycles, classic cars and more!


Q. Is is safe to get tattooed at a convention?

A. It is definitely safe. Every artist has training and certification designed to ensure a safe experience for you and for the artist. We supply everything needed to ensure a sterilized work space. Read more here. We also encourage people with fresh tattoos to follow all after care instructions as provided by their artist to ensure the best healing of their tattoo.