The Inaugural Hudson Valley Tattoo Fest Starts March 29

Are you tired of doing the same old things? Looking for something a little bit different? You're in luck! In just two short weeks, Poughkeepsie will be hosting a brand-new event, the 1st annual Hudson Valley Tattoo Fest! This three-day show will bring over 200 tattoo artists from around the globe together in one spot. Plus, there will be tons of live music, delicious food & drinks, vendors, contests, prizes, ice skating, and more! It all starts on Friday, March 29th at the Mid-Hudson Civic Center.

The Hudson Valley Tattoo Fest is being presented by the Hudson Valley Tattoo Company as a fun way to show off the incredible work of tattoo artists from far and wide! Day one of this amazing gathering starts at 2 p.m. and runs through 11 p.m. On Saturday, doors open at noon and again close at 11. Finally, day three starts at noon and then wraps up at 6 p.m.

A one-day pass to this event can be purchased for $25 either online, at the door, or in person at the Hudson Valley Tattoo Company. If you really want to experience everything, then purchase a weekend pass for $60, granting you access to all three days of the event. Upgrade to the VIP pass for $15 more ($75 total) and receive a commemorative T-shirt and the ability to skip the lines!

For questions and more information, head over to the event's Facebook page. You can also learn more and order tickets online at