It is time for Cincinnati to get inked at renowned tattoo artist Shane O’Neill’s Gambling Rose Tattoo Convention this weekend. Whether you’re a body art collector or a tattoo virgin, you’ll have all weekend to watch the most famous — and infamous — tattoo artists from across the nation and around the world create their art.
Ink addicts rejoice: Convention attendees can get tattooed right at the convention as well as book their favorite artists in advance, including Ink Master reality competition fan favorite Tatu Baby.
Friday and Saturday; noon-7 p.m. Sunday. $20-$40. Duke Energy Convention Center, 525 Elm St., Downtown, shaneoneillproductions.com.