We're just four weeks away from the return of the Rites of Passage. The Royal Exhibition Building will once again play host to this three day weekend celebration of tattoos, music and art.
The festival is to be hosted by Eso from Bliss N Eso and will feature live entertainment by Dan Kerby and 28 Days.
This year's festival will run from Friday 24th April - Sunday 26th April, 2015, the ANZAC Day weekend.
-- VENUE --
Royal Exhibition Building
(9 Nicholson Street, Carlton Gardens)
-- TRADING HOURS --
Friday - 11.30am to 10pm
Saturday - 10am to 10pm
Sunday - 10am to 7pm
-- TATTOO ARTISTS --
Shigenori Iwasaki (Shige)
plus more than 100 other Australian and international tattoo artists. View the full list here.
-- SEMINARS --
Learn more about Black and Grey with Carlos Torres
Break the Rules with Nikko Hurtado
or discover Matt Jordan's tips for Getting Your Mind, Values and Techniques Right
Limited spots are available. You can find more details here.
-- VENDORS --
Tattoo Supply Companies
Laser Tattoo Removal businesses
Things & Ink Magazine
Click here for the full list of vendors.
-- TICKETS --
Tickets are available through Ticketmaster or at the door
$30 for a 1 Day Pass
$55 for a weekend Pass (Saturday & Sunday)
$70 VIP 3 Day Pass - includes exclusive access to the after party
Discounts for Concession card holders
Kids under 12 are free
-- SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS --
In the next few weeks I will be releasing more posts aimed at helping you find the artist best suited to the style tattoo you wish to get at Rites of Passage.