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Event Schedule




2023 Schedule
Thursday, February 23rd
6pm-10pm:

Vendor registration pick up


Friday, February 24th

  Show Hours: 1pm - 11pm

10am-1pm:

Set up and registration for artists and vendors


1pm:

Floor is open to the public


5pm-6pm:

Jim Maltman – Main Stage


6pm-7pm:

Captain & Maybelle – Main Stage


7pm-8pm:

Alakazam – Main Stage


8:15pm:

Cervena Fox – Main Stage


10:30pm:

Tattoo of the Day - Main Stage


Saturday, February 25th

  Show Hours: 12:00pm – 11:00pm

1pm-2pm:

Jim Maltman – Main Stage


2pm-3pm:

Captain & Maybelle - Main Stage


4pm-6pm: Sleeve, Male
Sleeve, Female
Overall, Male
Overall, Female
Black & Gray Portrait
Black & Gray Large
Black & Gray Small

7pm-8pm:

Alakazam – Main Stage


8:30pm-9:30pm:

Cervena Fox - Main Stage


8:30pm-9:30pm:

Miss DC Pin Up Contest - Main Stage


10pm:

Tattoo of the Day Contest - Main Stage


11:00pm:

Floor Closes


Sunday February 26th

  Show Hours: 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM

12pm:

Floor is open to the public.


1pm-1:45pm:

Jim Maltman- Main Stage


2pm-2:45pm:

Captain & Maybelle - Main Stage


3pm-3:45:

Alakazam – Main Stage


3:45pm:

Cervena Fox - Main Stage


4pm-6pm:

Tattoo Contests:

Color Large
Color Small
Back Piece, Male & Female
Color Portrait
Traditional (American or Asian)
Neo-Traditional

Artist Only Art Categories:
Shop Style Flash (Black & Gray or Color)
Fine Art
Skate Deck

(Artist Only Categories Can Be Entered At Any time Prior to Sunday, Winners are Announced Sunday At Show Opening)



6:30pm:

Tattoo of the Day and Best of Show - Main Stage

Judging and Awards - Main Stage


7pm:

Show Close


7pm-8pm:

Tear down for all vendors must be out of the halls by 8pm no exceptions