Events

Ink Inc.

It’s official. The tattoo has been franchised.

The folks behind this marketing of body art to the masses are the ones who run the Hell City Tattoo Fest, which takes place annually in Columbus, Ohio, and right here at the Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa. Though it’s pretty edgy for a convention, Hell City is still a con, a gathering of respected artisans held in the clean, iconic environs of the Biltmore. In addition to the 200-odd skin artists, this year’s fest features music, flesh suspension, the Suicide Girls, seminars, the Heck City Kids Zone, and much more.


Fri., Sept. 4, noon; Sat., Sept. 5, noon; Sun., Sept. 6, noon, 2009
KEEP PHOENIX NEW TIMES FREE... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Clay McNear
Contact: Clay McNear