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Anime Ink Con 2023 will take place over 3 days, October 20-24 2022 at the Greater Richmond Convention Center, at 403 N 3rd St, Richmond, VA 23219. Anime Ink Con is the worlds first Anime tattoo convention combining all the best parts from the Anime and Tattoo worlds.  General operating hours are from Friday 3PM-10PM, Saturday 11AM-10PM and Sunday 11AM-7PM.

Will there be parking?

The GRCC Parking Deck is located at the corner of 3rd & Marshall St and is conveniently connected to the GRCC via the 3rd level of the deck. For GPS directions to the GRCC Parking Deck, use the following address: 351 N Third St Richmond, VA 23219.

How can I get tattooed at the show?

All of our Attending Artists are managing their own bookings for our show. Some will be booking in advance and some may be taking walk-ins.  We recommend reaching out to the Artist you are interested in and seeing what their plan is when booking for the convention.


What Artists will be working the convention?

You can find a full list of attending Artist here.

What Vendors will be working the convention?

You can find a full list of attending Vendors here.

How do I get tickets to the show?

Tickets can be purchased at the door or online by following this link.

Are you allowed to leave the Con and come back?

Re-entry is allowed. If you have a daily pass you can leave and come back in the same day. Weekend passes you can come and go as you please all weekend.

How old do you have to be to get tattooed?

To be tattooed, you MUST be 18 years or older and have proper and VALID identification with you. Such as a valid drivers license, state issued identification ,  or passport. 

Can children attend Anime Ink Con?

Anime Ink Con is for everyone! Kids 12 & under have free admission.

What days are the tattoo contest?

The tattoo contest is all 3 days, Friday-Sunday. Registration will be at the INFO booth where the Client can fill out an entry form.

What days are the cosplay contest?

The cosplay contest 2 days, Friday-Sunday. Registration will be at the INFO booth.


If you have any questions please reach out to us!

or fill out our contact form here

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