Bristol Tattoo Convention 2024

Ashton Gate Stadium
6 - 7 July 2024

Bristol Tattoo Convention 2024

Ashton Gate Stadium

6 - 7 July 2024

Bringing together
the finest tattooers
from all corners
of the globe

250 Artists from around the world

8 Years running

50 Traders appearing

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Get to know the artists

With over 250 hand selected artists working, there's a style of work to suit everyone

We are returning to Ashton Gate Stadium for the 8th Bristol Tattoo convention.

The artist line up just gets stronger and stronger, this year sees over 250 artists including more than 60 new artists making their Bristol debuts.

2024 will also see something new, we are hosting a variety of seminars. Keep an eye on our social media for more information.

There will be more traders than ever before and we will be hosting several art and photographic galleries.

Every year the show gets bigger and better, this year will see the introduction of the outdoor stage, with live bands all weekend and the return of the awesome Team Extreme skate and BMX display crew.

Meet the traders

Be sure to check out our traders, selling everything from clothing to taxidermy , alternative housewares to hot sauce, barbers to tooth gems, jewellers galore and loads more 

News

EVENT TIMES

Advanced Entry 11:00

General Admission 12:00 


Saturday 6th July : doors close 20:00, event finishes 21:00.

Sunday 7th July : doors close 19:00 event finishes 20:00.

The Sports Bar will remain open on the Saturday night til 23:00

FAQ

What else is there to do?

We have lots of amazing traders selling artwork, jewellery, clothing, home wares and more. You’ll

also find some awesome artist galleries as well as our convention merch.

Outside you’ll find the Team Extreme skate ramp with various displays and a stage with live music

throughout the day.

Is the there a cloakroom?

Unfortunately we do not have anywhere to store bags or buggy’s.

Is photography allowed?

Yes photography is allowed, post and tag us!

All we ask is if you’re taking close up photos of artists and their clients please be respectful.

Can I work the show next year?

Applications for next year usually go live around October. Keep an eye on our socials for updates

and announcements.

FAQ

Where is the nearest cash point?

The nearest cash points are at Sainsbury’s, approximately 10 minute walk or Tesco Express on

North Street, approximately 15 minute walk.

Can I bring my dog?

Unfortunately due to venue policy and the nature of the event animals are not allowed.

How do I get there and where can I park ?

We will be running a free bus service throughout the event. See the Latest News section for more

info on stops and times.

There are bike racks if you’d like to cycle or limited free parking on a first come first serve basis at

the venue with parking stewards to make sure things run smoothly.

Is there disabled parking?


Yes there is limited free disabled parking. Unfortunately this cannot be pre booked. The parking

stewards will advise you where to park upon your arrival.

Can I watch the football?

Yes you can!

Euro 2024 will be playing in The Sports Bar.

You will require a convention ticket for access to the bar.

FAQ

I have an appointment can I get in early?

Unfortunately we can’t let anyone in before 11am but if you have an early appointment please

speak to our door staff who will make sure you get to your appointment on time.

Are children welcome?

Yes they are, however all under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult.

Free entry for 16 and under.

Do you have tattoo competitions?

No, we do not hold competitions at our event.

Will there be food and drink at the venue?

Yes there are several food vendors catering for most dietary requirements.

We will have the venue bar, cafe, and several indoor and outdoor vendors so there will be plenty of

choice!

Cash or card?

Please note Ashton Gate Stadium is a cashless venue so the bar, café and food vendors will be

card only.

Artists and traders will usually take cash and card.

FAQ

Do I need a ticket if I’m getting tattooed?

Yes you do.

Tickets can be purchased in advance from the website and get you early entry from 11am. This is

the cheapest option.

You can also buy tickets on the door from midday.

Can I get tattooed at the event ?
Yes you can get tattooed.

There will be over 250 artists tattooing throughout the weekend. If you have a specific artist in mind

please contact them directly to see if they are taking bookings.

There will also be many artists taking walk up appointments each day. Have a look around and

book in when you find something you like!

Artists price their own work are paid by the client.

live music

There will be live music on the outside stage throughout the day.

The Busketeers

Los Dedos 

Southern Ruin

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