SEPT. 26, 27 & 28



*5 Dollar Discount with Student or Military ID

Day Pass - $15
Weekend Pass - $40

The second annual West Virginia Tattoo Expo is finally here! Located at the Morgantown Event Center, the expo will run September 26th - 28th.

With on-site tattooing and piercing from over 150 artists, multitudes of vendors, contests, a Miss Tattooed West Virginia pageant, and more, this will be the premier tattoo event in the state.

The expo is open to the public, and kids under 12 are free with a paying adult. We also offer a Kid’s Zone featuring face painting, activities, and more!

If you don’t want to miss any of the action, stay at the Waterfront Place Hotel and receive a drastically reduced rate when you mention the code wvtattoo expo.

We Can't wait to see you there!


Waterfront Place Hotel

Two Waterfront Place
Morgantown, WV 26501-5958
Toll Free 866-782-9974
Local 304-296-1700


Lily Meadows from Froggy Country, 12pm - 2pm on Friday
Kaytie the Rock Goddess from Rock 105.7, 12pm - 2pm on Saturday

Tattoo Machine Seminar

Tattoo Machine Fabrication, History and Maintenence

This is a seminar on the history of the tattoo machine and a fabrication seminar teaching from the basics of tattoo machine theories and how they work, to tricks tips and tuning techniques. A 12 year machine building veteran, Tony Urbanek goes in depth with this seminar, providing hands on assembly, theory, and tuning tricks of his craft. Everything you always wanted to know about coil tattoo machines, and their functions will be covered. The seminar will also be accompanied by a PowerPoint presentation, hands on demonstrations, and will follow up with a question and answer session. Spend 3 in-depth hours building the machine of your choice (liner/shader), talking about tricks, tips, history, and theories of machine fabrication, tuning, and assembly. Spring cutting, coil winding, frame casting and fabrication variations discussed and/or demonstrated. All tools, frames, and parts courtesy of Tony Urbanek, and Kingpin tattoo supply.

Space is limited to 10 people
Pre-Registration is recommended

Time: TBA
Cost: $300

Contact Tony Urbanek for pre registration, payments, or info:
(412) 683-4320


Contact us if you have questions about being a vendor or sponsor at the expo!