"We have been doing these shows all over the country for the past two years and being a Lee County resident most of my life I felt we were ready for an event like this"
Fort Myers, FL. (PRWEB) October 27, 2011
This all ages three day mega-event features world-renowned and local tattoo artists doing what they do best all weekend. In addition to over 100 top tattoo artists coming from all different parts of the world, this event also includes clothing and merchandise vendors from around the globe, a Band Showcase with a $2,000 cash prize, LA Ink’s Amy Nicoletto who will be in town early for interviews, an incredible human suspension show by Atzlan Arts, pole dancing competition, sideshows, live tattooing, tattoo contests, and live music all weekend!
Ink Life Tour is not your typical tattoo convention as seen in the past. Ink Life Tour is the only tattoo and music festival designed to attract today's mainstream audience of tattoo enthusiasts, unveiling the latest tattoo trends from local and nationally acclaimed talent. Spectators will have the opportunity to get tattooed by some of the best artists from around the world all under one roof!
"We have been doing these events all over the country for the past two years and being a Lee County resident most of my life I felt we were ready for an event like this" says Ragen St. Peter, Ink Life Tour Co-Founder and Lee County resident for 24 years. “I am very excited to bring this amazing event and a slew of national media coverage to my home town!”
At the Ft. Myers event, participating tattoo artists will compete for bragging rights and trophies in over 20 categories. Several national publications will be covering this exciting event and featuring winning artists some publications include, Tattoo Magazine, Inked, and Tattoo Society.
In Ft. Myers, Ink Life Tour continues its search for undiscovered talent with a Band Showcase competition. The winning band receives a $2,000 cash prize and a photo shoot with Inked Photography’s Ernie Bustamante. Enter for your chance to rock the house at the Ft. Myers Event by emailing a link to your material to entertainment(at)inklifetour(dot)com
The Ink Life Tour includes 2012 tour dates in the following cities:
· February 17 - 19 - Amarillo, TX at the Amarillo Civic Center
· March 2 – 4 – Ft. Myers FL at the HarborSide Event Center
· April 13 - 15 – Oklahoma City, OK at the Cox Convention Center
· May 3 - 6 – Kansas City MO. At the Kansas City Convention Center
· June 15 – 17 Lincoln NE at the Pershing Center
· July 13 – 15 - El Paso, TX (Texas Tattoo Showdown) El Paso Coliseum
· August 17 – 19 Longview TX at the Maud Cobb Convention Center
· More Dates TBA
Tickets for this event can be purchased in advance at http://www.Inklifetour.com and will also be available at the gate.
To reserve a booth or for sponsorship information, visit us online at inklifetour.com. For more information, please call Ink Life Tour at (866) 935-1822 or e-mail at vendors(at)inklifetour(dot)com.
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