date_range MAR 24 - 26, 2017

16th Boston Tattoo Convention

room Hynes Convention Center

directions 900 Boylston St, Boston, Suffolk County



Over the past 16 years, the annual Boston Tattoo Convention has defined itself as the place to be for the best in tattoos and tattoo culture. World class artists combine with the best in music and performance that Boston has to offer, all situated right in the heart of the city. Whether you are looking for a fun way to spend your weekend or your next one of a kind tattoo, the Boston Tattoo Convention offers something for everyone.

The 2017 Boston Tattoo Convention promises to be the best year yet! Join us at the main stage to watch Brianna Belladonna, one of the worlds only female sword swallowers, numerous burlesque acts from Boston’s best burlesque entertainers, a fetish fashion show and more! Or see the worlds best tattoo artists compete against each other in daily contests showcasing the height of tattoo talent.

Looking for a new tattoo? This is absolutely the best place to find your new artists and get inked. Yes, you can get tattooed at the show!

In case that isn’t enough, the Miss Boston Ink Competition brings together great ink, beautiful bodies and stunning personality to compete for the crown. Then, Saturday evening you can join artists and other convention goers at our free afterparty featuring live music and drink specials.

We are looking forward to seeing you, partying with you and getting inked with you this year!


Dia Moeller

JamieLee Ulmer

Jimmy Snaz

Luke Palan

Hector Cedillo

Josh Hagan

Carl Grace

Steve Gillespie

Natan Alexander

Kyle Mackenzie

JF Biron

Elize Nazelie

Mike Ledoux

East Estrada

Alicia Thomas

Clarice MacDonald

Skeemer Chorne

Jaesun Duggan

Jorel Gabinay

Gaspard Cresp

Irene Takahashi-Coker

Lauchie Macdonald

Kevin Shattuck

Hori Shin

freestyle alex

Chrystal Nevius

K Lenore Siner

Robyn Emlen

Ruby Santiago

Christian (Alias Kriss) Delaune

Kayleigh Kerr

Derek Dooley

Cat “El Gato” Quintino

Hannah Medeiros

Amanda Abbott

Grace LaMorte

Joe Juliano

Raff Vivas

Travis Ross

Nick Bratkon

Jay Michalak

Jessa Bigelow

Dorothy Lyczek

Brian Hubis


Luizlopes Brazil won the Best of Show Tattoo at Boston Tattoo Convention 2017.

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