The Eighth Annual Wildwood Tattoo Beach Bash, presented by Rebel Image Tattoo, takes place Friday, Aug. 11 through Sunday, Aug. 13 inside the Wildwoods Convention Center – an event perfect for tattoo enthusiasts, as well as those interested in the unique art form of tattooing and body art design.
The Tattoo Beach Bash will bring the professional body art community to the Wildwoods for a weekend full of events. The event will host major national tattoo artists, as well as activities including tattoo contests, live tattooing, art exhibits, live entertainment, tattoo novelties and much more.
Over 300 tattoo artists will be attending, including celebrity tattooists such as Jhon Campuzano, Babiery and Bang, Season 9 Ink Master contestants; Gian Karle, Season 8 Ink Master contestant who placed second; many other Ink Master contestants; Justin Coppolino of Oxygen Channel’s Tattoos After Dark; Tattoo Tony Rodriguez, personal tattoo artist to Bret Michaels, Gene Snitshy from WWE and Lynyrd Skynyrd; and many more.
The tattoo show will feature an array of entertainment including suspension shows and side shows from Enigma, Coffin Box Side Show, Circus Rejects, Dr. Blasphemy, Titano/StrongMan and more. The event will also include tattoo contests of the day in a variety of categories and live music.
A swimsuit contest will take place on Saturday, Aug. 12 at approximately 4 p.m. sponsored by 247 Ink Magazine. The entry fee is $10 for ladies age 18 years old and over. Second and third place prizes will also be awarded.
Vendors will be displaying novelty items for sale throughout the expo, from T-shirts to jewelry and much more.
Hours for the Tattoo Beach Bash are noon to 11 p.m. on Friday; 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday; and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday.
Daily passes for the event’s activities are $20; weekend passes are also available for $40 for all three days. Children under 12 years old are free. Tickets will be available at the door the day of the event.
For additional information about the Wildwood Tattoo Beach Bash and to view the full list of artists, vendors and entertainment, visit www.WildwoodTattoo.com or call (609) 972-6671.
For additional information about Rebel Image Tattoo, visit www.RebelImageTattoo.com.