Event Schedule

Friday 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Sunday 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This year the Cigar City Tattoo Convention will include tattoo contests, live music, seminars, art shows, films, afterparties and more. Please check the website for updates.  It is sure to be packed with even more exciting events! Below is the Event Schedule.

 

Thursday

  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM - Set up and Registration for Artists and Vendors



Friday

  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Artist Vendor Set Up and Registration
  • 12:00 PM - Doors Open to the Public
  • All day: Miss Cigar City Registration
  • 12 PM to 8 PM- Films in the Theater TBA
  • 12:00 PM - 10:30 PM - Tattoo Contest Registration Open until 10:30PM
  • 8:00 PM - Burlesque by "La Tease" in the Theater
  • 9:00 PM - Live Bands in the Cantina
  • 11:00 PM Tattoo of The Day Judging and Contest Winners Announced
  • Midnight - Convention Closes
  • Afterparty TBA


Saturday

  • 12:00 PM - Doors Open
  • 12:00 PM - 6:30PM - Tattoo Contest Registration Open until 6:30PM
  • 2:00 PM - Mike Connors Piercing Course
  • 3:00 PM - Burlesque by "La Tease" in the Theater
  • 4:00 - 6:00 PM Miss Cigar City Competition
  • Private Interview With Judges
  • Talent Competition
  • Pinup Competition
  • 6:30 Judging for Tattoo Contest
    • Best Portrait
    • Best Large Black and Grey
    • Best Small Black and Grey
    • Best Piercings
    • Best Sleeve
    • Best Back Piece
    • Worst Tattoo
  • 9:00 PM - Burlesque by "La Tease" in the Theater
  • 10:00 PM - Bands in Cantina TBA
  • 11:00 PM - Tattoo Of the Day Judging and Winners Announced
  • Midnight - Convention Closes
  • Afterparty - TBA


Sunday

  • 12:00 PM - Doors Open
  • 12:00 PM - 6:30 PM - Tattoo Contest Registration Open
  • 3 PM- 5 PM - Miss Cigar City Competition
  • Swimsuit Competition
  • Evening Gown
  • Question on Stage
  • Miss Cigar City Winner Announced
  • 6:30 PM - Tattoo Contest Judging
    • Best Traditional
    • Most realistic
    • Best Small Color
    • Best Large Color
    • Best Lettering
    • Best Overall Female
    • Best Overall Male
  • 7:30 Tattoo of the Day and Winners Announced
  • 8:00 PM- Convention Closes
  • Afterparty - The Bricks

 

Please check for updates


2010 Convention Schedule

Thursday

  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM - Set up and Registration for Artists and Vendors
  • 10:00 PM - Artists Welcome Party - Orphuem

 

Friday

  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Artist Vendor Set Up and Registration
  • 12:00 PM - Doors Open to the Public
  • 12:00 PM - 10:30 PM - Tattoo Contest Registration Open until 10:30PM
    • Best Traditional
    • Tattoo of the Day
    • Best Back
  • 7:00 PM - Midnight - Bands Live in the Cantina - As Animals, other bands TBA
  • 8:00 PM - Miss Cigar City Contestants Introduced Pinup/Vintage Contest Followed by Private Interviews With the Judges
  • 11:00 PM Judging and Contest Winners Announced
  • Midnight - Convention Closes
  • Afterparty TBA

 

Saturday

  • 12:00 PM - Doors Open
  • 12:00 PM - 6:30PM - Tattoo Contest Registration Open until 6:30PM
    • Best Portrait
    • Best Large Black and Grey
    • Best Small Black and Grey
    • Best Piercing(s)
    • Best Sleeve
    • Worst Tattoo - Winner will get a 1-800-LASERHAIR gift card for removal.
  • 2:30 PM - Miss Cigar City Swimsuit Competition
  • 7:00 PM - Tattoo Contest Judging and Contest Winners Announced
  • 8:00 PM - Midnight - Bands Live in the Cantina
  • 10:30 PM - Miss Cigar City Evening Gown Competition
  • 11:00 PM - Tattoo Of the Day Judging and Winners Announced
  • Midnight - Convention Closes
  • Afterparty - TBA

 

Sunday

  • 12:00 PM - Doors Open
  • 12:00 PM - 6:30 PM - Tattoo Contest Registration Open
    • Most Realistic
    • Best Small Color
    • Best Large Color
    • Best Lettering
    • Best Overall Male
    • Best Overall Female
    • Tattoo of the Day
  • 2:30 PM - Miss Cigar City Talent Competition
  • 6:30 PM - Miss Cigar City Question and Winner Announced
  • 7:00 PM - Tattoo Contest Judging and Winners Announced
  • 8:00 PM- Convention Closes
  • Afterparty - TBA

 

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