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The No Limits Tattoo Expo At Resorts World Casino In Queens, NY

If you’re into tattoo shows and are 18+ years old, the No Limits Tattoo Expo has everything to fulfill all your tattoo needs. Our Tattoo Expo features live entertainment, live music, live tattooing and much more. This years tattoo show will be conveniently located at Resorts World Casino in Jamaica, NY. The location of this expo is perfect for a tattoo convention and easily accommodates thousands of people that will be attending.

One of the greatest things about the No Limits International Tattoo Expo is the availability of tattoo artists attending the show. The No Limits Tattoo Convention showcases over 250 world famous artists and vendors. Many of our tattoo artists have large followings and have tattooed some of the biggest names in Hollywood.

Event Information

No Limits Tattoo Expo in Queens NY | United Ink2017 No Limits Tattoo Expo will be held from March 31st thru April 2nd at
Resorts World Casino in Jamaica, New York. There will be over 250 tattoo artists attending from all over the globe as well as 30+ vendors and tattoo suppliers offering everything from shop necessities to the latest in merch and apparel. Must be 18+ to enter the expo.

Show Dates: March 31st – April 2, 2017

Show Hours: Friday: 2pm – 12am | Saturday: 12pm – 12am | Sunday: 12pm – 8pm

Location Information
Hotel Accommodations
Entertainment Schedule
Ms. United Ink
Tattoo Awards

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Pricing Information

Daily pass:
Weekend pass:
Tickets are available online or at the door.
Parking is free in the resort parking lot.
More parking information
Tattoo/piercing costs vary per person. Please consult your artist for specific costs.


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    Artists Attending

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    Artists Scheduled To Appear

    World Famous Artist
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    Carl Grace Tattoos
    X3M Tattoo and Piercing
    Tattoo Studio Suvorova
    Design 4 Life
    Garage Ink Manor
    Ink Master - Winner Season 8
    MAYDAY! Tattoo Co.
    Make Your Mark Tattoo
    Last Port Tattoo Estudio
    Nite Owl Tattoo

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    Ms. United Ink

    Bernadette Macias hosting the Ms United Ink Contest

    Time & Date: Saturday April 1 at 5 pm.

    Registration Fee: $25 | Non-refundable. The fee includes the outfit that is mandatory to wear during the judging. *Purchasing this ticket does not include admittance into expo. General admission tickets can be purchased here via eTix.

    Contest Host: Bernadette Macias

    Rules: Contestants must be tattooed and must wear official expo outfit (to be provided at show). Will be judged on personality, looks and tattoos. Also, if you have a special skill or talent you will be allowed to put that on display too (5 mins or less).

    Prizes: Winner gets 4 page spread in Inked Magazine, $500 cash and a $100 Inkedshop.com gift card – 2nd place gets $300 cash – 3rd place gets $100 cash.

    Cut-off Time: All contestants must be registered by 5pm, Friday March 31st.

    Other Info: All contestants must be available from 1pm-5pm on Saturday, April 1st. Official contest apparel will be given out at 1pm, Saturday at the Ms. United Ink/Bernadette booth (#506). Meet & greets, photo opportunities, convention walk-around will take place with host, Bernadette Macias between 1:30pm and 5pm.

    Contest Judges

    Heather Moss Tattoo Model

    Heather Moss

    International tattoo model | Former Ms. United Ink | Tattoo shop owner

    People’s Choice Award

    Vote in the 2017 Ms. United Ink’s People’s Choice Award! Winner walks away with $300 cash, the title of People’s Choice Winner and a photo-shoot with Inkmag.com!

    Tattoo Awards

    Contest registration for all days begins at the start of the expo on Friday. You may signup for any category up until that specific category judging begins. Contest times to be announced.
    Each winner of ‘Tattoo Of The Day’ category will receive a brand new Equaliser Proton machine!


    Original Flash
    Worst Tattoo Contest (1st place only)
    Most Unusual (1st place only)
    Arm Sleeve
    Leg Sleeve
    Hand, Neck, Face
    Tattoo of the Day (color)
    Tattoo of the Day (black & grey)


    Best Color Tattoo (all sizes)
    Best Black & Grey Tattoo (all sizes)
    Small Color Portrait (4″ x 4″ or smaller)
    Large Color Portrait (larger than 4″ x 4″)
    Small Black & Grey (4″ x 4″ or smaller)
    Large Black & Grey Portrait (larger than 4″ x 4″)
    Traditional & Neo-traditional
    Horror (fresh & healed)
    Ornamental (fresh & healed)
    Animal Portrait (fresh & healed)
    New York/ American Pride
    Biomechanical (fresh & healed)
    Fresh traditonal & neo-traditional
    Fresh color & new school
    Fresh Black & Grey
    Fresh Portrait
    Tattoo of the Day (color)
    Tattoo of the Day (black & grey)


    Avant-Garde (1st place only)
    Watercolor (fresh & healed)
    Floral (fresh & healed)
    Asian Style
    Overall Female (1st place only)
    Overall Male (1st place only)
    Tattoo of the Day (color)
    Tattoo of the Day (black & grey)
    Best of Show (1st place only)
    Artist Hanger & Fusion Project – Best of Show

    Contest Judges

    Tattoo contests proudly sponsored by:

    Even more contests, awards & giveaways!!




    Lettering Seminar April 2nd at 10am. Hosted by the No Limits Tattoo Expo at the Resorts World Casino. Everyone who attends will receive a goodie bag from our sponsors and a chance to win a Bishop rotary and a FREE collab tattoo by Flaks & Porky. Don’t miss out!

    Brought to you by World Of Pencils. Purchased via Big Cartel.


    World Famous Pro Team Memeber Poch will be holding an open forum seminar on Saturday, 10am – 12pm. A variety of topics will be discussed. Price includes t-shirt and signed print.


    Tattoo artist, Jose Perez Jr. will be teaching a 4-hour seminar at the No Limits Tattoo Expo in New York’s Resorts World Casino on Sunday April 2nd from 2-6pm. $300 includes a JPJ Dark Water Ink set by World Famous Tattoo Ink.

    Entertainment Schedule

    Times subject to change without notice

    Tattoo contests will be held throughout the day


    Main Stage


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    Main Stage

    Convention Highlights



    With over 250 artists attending from all over the world, there is sure to be something that fits your style and attitude. Whether you’re looking for your first piece or a back-piece, there will be an artist waiting to work with you.



    Ran out of room for ink? Stop by our piercing booth and get some new holes poked in you!



    30+ vendors are waiting to show off all the great products they have to offer. Everything from shop supplies to the newest merchandise will be available for your viewing and purchasing pleasure.

    No Limits Tattoo Convention At Resorts World Casino in Queens, NY

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    Resorts World Casino

    Address: 110-00 Rockaway Blvd. Jamaica, NY 11420
    Phone: 888.888.8801
    Website: Resorts World Casino
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    Mass Transit Information
    Shuttle services are also available