Tattoo conventions have gained popularity over the years. These conventions bring together tattoo artists, enthusiasts, vendors, and performers for a weekend or longer event dedicated to the art of tattooing.

These conventions provide a platform for artists to network, showcase their work, and gain exposure, while also allowing enthusiasts to immerse themselves in the tattoo culture, discover new artists, and get tattooed by some of the best in the industry, and enjoy entertainment like live music or sideshows. Overall, they serve as celebrations of tattoo artistry and culture, attracting a diverse range of people who share a passion for body art, and those who are just curious about tattoo culture.

Well, get ready, tattoo lovers!

The Williston Tattoo Expo, hosted by Black Web Ink Touring, is coming your way from April 26th to April 28th, 2024. It's happening at the Grand Williston Hotel, 3601 2nd Ave W, Williston, ND, 58801. This three-day extravaganza will run from Friday, April 26 from 2pm to 11pm, Saturday, April 27 from 11am to 11pm, and Sunday, April 28 from 11am to 8pm.

You can expect 50 booths filled with tattoo artists, including a special appearance by piercer Liz Hernandez. Plus, get ready for on-the-spot live tattooing by almost 100 of the top artists from around the country!

But that's not all. They've got entertainment lined up all weekend, with Chris Steele, also known as Captain, announcing throughout. And don't miss the captivating performances by America's Favorite Side Show Couple- Captain and Maybelle, presented by Chris Steele and Elaina Steele, all weekend long. These are talents straight from America's Got Talent, Ripley's Believe It Or Not!, and the Guinness Book of World Records.

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Oh, and let's not forget about the 2024 Tattoo Awards contests! Ask your artist about them – details are to be announced.

Tickets are on sale now! You can purchase them in advance or at the door. Daily admission is $20 cash upon entry or $25 via card payment. Want the VIP treatment? Weekend VIP passes are available for $60 cash or $70 via card payment. Don't miss out on the chance to get inked and hang out for the weekend!

All participating artists have their licensing approved by the Health Department, including BBP and Hepatitis B vaccination record for the Williston convention.

Get ready for an unforgettable weekend of ink and entertainment! Check out the artist lineup here.

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