Frequently Asked Questions

You’ve got questions? We’ve got answers!


What is Anime Ink?

Anime Ink is a celebration of the explosion of Anime and Tattoo culture. See art, great vendors, and get an amazing tattoo! Read more about what we’re about here.

When and Where is Anime Ink?

Anime Ink 2019 is taking place June 14-16, 2019, at the Greater Richmond Convention Center in Richmond, Virginia. Richmond has become a hub of talented tattoo artists in recent years. Artists from around both the US and around the world have come to guest spot and create some amazing work.


I’m interested! When can I buy tickets and how much are they?

You get tickets here!
Tickets prices are as follows:

55 Dollars + Fees for the entire weekend (Fri-Sun)
45 Dollars + Fees for Sat-Sun
25 Dollars + Fees for Single Days

What artists are going to be there?

We’re compiling lists of confirmed artists now. Please note that the list on this website is not the full complete list until we confirm that everyone has been added! As of March, we have over NINETY confirmed artists to be here!

How do I book a session with an Artist?

The convention itself is not handling booking with an artist. The artists themselves are handling the scheduling of sessions. Please contact the artist to book a session.

Are children allowed to this event?

Yes! Children of all ages are permitted, however you’ll need to purchase a separate ticket for any child over the age of 6.


Where do I apply to have a booth?

We’ve got a handy web form you can use to apply!
This page also tells you how much the artist package is and what’s included!

I applied, what now?

First, thanks for applying! Next we’ll contact you on the status of your application and next steps. Be sure to whitelist in your inbox!


I’m going to be there! Where can I stay?

We’ve got a special room rate with a hotel 1 block away from the convention!
The hotel is the Richmond Marriott Downtown,

The special rates for convention attendees are as follows:

Single and double rooms are at a rate of $149 a night
Triple and quadruple rooms are at a rate of $159 a night


What is there to do around Richmond?

There are plenty of things to do around Richmond! Visit Belle Isle, take in Maymont Park, see the art galleries on Broad, go shopping in Carytown, and much more! Check out to learn more about other local events and activities!