If you have booked your booth space in the Edmonton Tattoo & Arts Festival, this is the page for you.
Here you will find all the information needed to ensure you have a successful event. 

If you are interested in exhibiting but haven't booked your space, please visit the Apply Page for booking information and booth application. 

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Sandman Signature, Sherwood Park
901 Pembina Rd, Sherwood Park, AB 

*15minutes from the Edmonton Expo Centre
*Chop restaurant next door

Group Block Code: 2024TATTOO&ARTS
Guest Service 24-Hour Reservations Team: 1-800-SANDMAN

Sandman Signature Sherwood Park Hotel: 780-467-7263


  • $139 - Standard Queen Guestrooms – with two Queen Beds and include an efficient kitchen (fridge, microwave, coffee maker). - max. occupancy 4
  • $139 - Standard King Guestrooms – with One King Bed + Pull -Out Sofa Bed and an efficient kitchen (fridge, microwave, coffee maker). - max. occupancy 4
  • $149 - Kitchenette Suites – with fully Equipped Kitchen, Cooktop Stove, Mini Fridge, Microwave, Working Island, Pull Up Bar Stools, Open Concept Living Room with Pull Out Sofa, TV, Separate Bedroom with 2nd TV, King Size Bed – max. occupancy 4

 Please Quote The Edmonton Tattoo & Arts Festival 

Booking Deadline: February 29th, 2024

Edmonton Expo Centre
Hall FGH

7515 - 118 Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB  T5B 0J2
Ph: (780) 471-7377


Please ship all materials directly to the Show Facility address above, include:

  • The Edmonton Tattoo & Arts Festival
  • Location
  • Full Company Name
  • Booth #

Shipments will ONLY be accepted at the time of MOVE-IN. (date specific)

CUSTOMS & CARRIERS (Exhibit booths from outside Canada)

The official carrier and customs broker for this show is: North American Logistics Services Inc. (NALSI) Mark Fowler, Director of Operations Ph. 778-328-2841, Toll-Free 855-328-2841, Email mfowler@nalsi.com

Exhibit booths and equipment from outside Canada may be brought in for the purpose of the show only without payment of duty under standard procedure. Please consult with NALSI above.

Friday April 19th
4pm - Midnight

Saturday April 20th
Early access 11am *VIP Admission*
General Admission 12pm
Show Close 11pm

Sunday April 21st
Early access 11am *VIP Admission*
General Admission 12pm
Show Close 6pm



Friday April 19, 9am - 4pm *Show opens at 4pm Friday!

  • Children (under 16) are NOT PERMITTED on the Show Floor during Move-in or out as per Safety Regulations. 
  • Security guards will be posted


Sunday April 21st at Show Close. 6pm - Midnight

  • The Hall needs to be cleared out by 12 Midnight Sunday after the Show closes.
  • Product left behind is at the risk of the exhibitor and the facility may charge a handling/storage fee.
  • As of 12:01am any exhibit materials & skids left behind will not be the responsibility of Show Management
  • Early move out will NOT be tolerated: Removal or dismantling of exhibits or exhibit materials will not be permitted before Show Close at 6pm Sunday.
  • Exhibitor Badges are generic, labelled with "Exhibitor" or "Artist", not company name, or individual name. 
  • Badges will be provided when you check-in during move-in.
    They are required to gain access to the Show, and must be worn at all times. 
  • Please have only one company/shop representative register and pick up your badges.
  • Exhibitor Badges are for booth personnel ONLY


**Electrical is included in all Artist Booths

Retail Vendors: If power is required please either order through Showtech: 

or online - click here

Artists and Vendors must make their own arrangements for the internet directly through the Encore. 2024_Advanced_Order_Form.pdf

Parking can be purchased online - please find the information here:  

  Artists and Exhibitors who do not pre-purchase parking 2 weeks prior to the Show will be subject to regular priced parking. 

The official Show contractor is responsible for: furniture rentals (tables, chairs etc), draping, and on-site labour.

ARTISTS:  8ft front table, 6ft back table, chairs and supplies are included with your booth

  • 1 artist - 1 8ft front table, 2 chairs
  • 2 artist - 1 8ft front table, 2 chairs
  • 3 artist - 2 8ft front tables, 3 chairs
  • 4 artist - 3 8ft front tables, 4 chairs
  • 5 artist - 3 8ft front tables, 5 chairs
  • 6 artist - 4 8ft front tables, 6 chairs
  • 7 artist - 5 8ft front tables, 7 chairs
  • 8 artist - 6 8ft front tables, 8 chairs
  • 9 artist - 7 8ft front tables, 9 chairs 
  • 10 artist - 7 8ft front tables, 10 chairs

 VENDORS: 1 8ft table, 2 chairs

For additional requirements see the Equipment Order Form - Download Form HERE
Extra charges will apply to any on-site orders.

Book EARLY! Limited numbers are available on a first come first serve basis. 
Download Form HERE.

Note: Exhibitors are responsible for any damage to equipment rented and will be charged accordingly (i.e: broken tables, brokes chairs etc.)

For additional requirements see the Equipment Order Form - HERE.
Extra charges will apply to any on-site orders.



  • Security guards will be on-site 24-hours a day and in the building during the hours of move-in, show hours and move-out.
  • Show Management cannot assume any responsibility for losses incurred from pilfering or any other causes.
  • While Show Management will take all reasonable security measures to safeguard small items, the removal of such items daily will minimize the possibility of loss from pilferage.


Show Management, Edmonton Tattoo & Arts Festival, Edmonton Expo Centre, and the City of Edmonton, will not be responsible for injury to persons, loss or damage of products, exhibits, equipment or decorations by fire, accident, theft or any other cause while in the show building or its environs.

Show Management recommends all exhibitors have a $2,000,000 minimum in liability insurance and have proof of insurance. To secure proof of insurance simply phone your insurance provider and ask for a certificate naming: Alberta Bound Productions, TLC Business Strategies the Alberta Tattoo & Arts Festival, current facility and city of the Show. There should be no additional cost from your insurance provider for this service. 
NOTE: This is an official request. If proof of insurance is not supplied, Alberta Bound Productions. will not be held liable. For more information, please refer to the Insurance & Indemnity clause on our Terms and Conditions sent with the application.

Booth Restrictions: 

  • Booths may reach a maximum of 8’ in height, and may not restrict sight lines (i.e. block) another exhibitor.
  • All booths will be supplied with 8' high draping at the back and 3' hight on the sides.
  • Changes in the standard draping are at the exhibitor’s expense.
  • Nothing is to be pinned or stapled to the drape – “S” hooks are available from exhibitor check-in.
  • Painting, nailing, drilling, or screwing to the floor, walls or any part of the building is not permitted except by prior written approval of both Show Management and Building Management.

Fire Regulations: 

  • Any booth with a tent or canopy MUST have a permanently attached label indication conformance to CAN/ULC-S109, "Flame Tents of Flame-Resistant Fabrics and Films"
    American, European, or another standard certification will NOT be sufficient.
  • If this is not provided, the fire marshal will have you remove your tent/canopy from the Show. 

Signs & Banners

  • All booth signage and banners are to be professionally made and fit in the confines of your booth. Booth signage cannot block other exhibits. Arrangements can be made through the facility to hang your banners from the ceiling (for a fee).

Any banners or signage deemed inappropriate by show management will be removed and any cost associated with the removal would be charged back to the exhibitor

Forklift Service

  • Forklift Service is available on a first-come, first-served basis to offload/load shipments and stock.
  • The forklift is ONLY available during move in and out.
  • Unusually large or time-consuming loads (i.e. hot tubs), need to be scheduled in advance. Please contact us direct.

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Email Scams:
The Edmonton Tattoo & Arts Festival has been targeted in the past by companies claiming to have access to the attendee list.

THIS IS FALSE INFORMATION–  NOTE: Your information was not and will not be sold or provided, they obtain contact information online (ie: scraping our exhibitor listings or visiting your website) 

Hotel Scams:
The Edmonton Tattoo & Arts Festival has been targeted by companies claiming to be the official hotel. Signature Sandman Sherwood Park is the ONLY hotel connected to the Edmonton Tattoo & Arts Festival. 

All artists and exhibitors will be added to the WEBSITE upon application confirmation. Web listings are updated once a week.  
Shop and social link will be added from the information on the application.

Please contact terra@tlc-strategies.com for any changes. 

**Social Media listings will be added from images provided on the CONSENT WAIVER. If you do not fill out the waiver you cannot tattoo, and your work will not be highlighted on social media. 


Complimentary tickets are available for Artists and Vendors in additon to a save $5 promo code to share with friends and family. 

Artist Booths

1 Artist Booths: 3 complimentary tickets
2-3 Artist Booths: 6 complimentary tickets
4-5 Artist Booths: 8 complimentary tickets
6-7 Artist Booths: 10 complimentary tickets
8-9 Artist Booths: 12 complimentary tickets

Vendor Booths

10x6 / 10x10 booths: 3 complimentary tickets
10x20 booths: 6 complimentary tickets

**Promo codes must be requested PRIOR to the Show. Thank you!

Save $5 Promo Code
Special offer for clients, friends & family, save $5 with promo code: TATTOOYEG24


Most supplies needed for tattooing procedures will be available at the show at no charge. Each artist will be supplied with an Eikon pack which contains most of the supplies needed to tattoo.

  • Each booth will have two chairs, a skirted front display table and a plastic-covered table from which to work and two garbage cans.
  • Due to health board rules, all tattoo artists must use the products supplied by the show.
  • Please do not bring your Nalgene bottles to the show as we have disposable bottles supplied.

Below is a list of things available at the show free of charge to make your packing much lighter:

  • Nitrile gloves
  • Clipcord covers
  • Machine bags
  • Bottle bags
  • Disposable squirt bottles
  • Paper towels
  • Disposable razors
  • Bandages
  • Tape
  • Ink caps
  • PurTect antibacterial petroleum product
  • Elastic bands
  • Sterile water for rinsing
  • Disposable aprons
  • Disinfectant surface wipes
  • Hand gel (for use during tattoo procedures and stencil removal)
  • Handwashing sinks
  • Stencil stuff (for stencil application)
  • PurKlenz (for skin cleansing & wash bottle soap)
  • Garbage cans & bags (you are responsible for emptying and changing)
  • Thermofax machines
  • Thermofax paper
  • Photocopiers
  • Light tables

We will be discontinuing our needle/tube station. With the request for so many different needle types and the increased use of cartridges, it makes it unpractical to continue. Please bring enough needles, tubes and or cartridges for your weekend at the show. There will be needles tubes and cartridges for sale by several tattoo vendors at the show.

We are an all disposable show.

There will be a complimentary ink station set up for all artists. Our ink station will have sets of Eternal Ink, Silverback, Industry and True Colours for each artist to use.  Ink is dispensed at the station on a paper plate, covered with a second plate and taken back to the booth for use. 

All show rules must be followed by attending artists regardless of personal opinions on tattoo procedures.

  • Health board inspectors will be at the show all weekend ensuring artists comply with all rules.
  • Health board inspectors will give one warning to artists breaking rules and will shut down booths that do not comply.
  • Exhibitors are responsible for their own waste collection and removal.
  • All artists must wash hands at supplied sinks before and after tattoo procedures.
  • All artists must use supplied hand gels when de-gloving during tattoo procedures.
  • No eating or drinking in the booth area.
  • Artists must use supplied disposable wash bottles for tattoo procedures. No spray bottles or squirt bottles brought with you will be allowed to be used.
  • No smoking in the convention hall.
  • Artists must use supplied bandages to bandage tattoos. No saran wrap allowed.
  • Work areas and equipment must be wiped down with disinfectant between each client.
  • All needles must be single-use and 100% disposable (including bars).
  • All tubes must be disposable. There is no sterilization booth available at the show
  • No body piercing allowed at the show other than the one approved booth.
  • All tattooists must wear disposable aprons while working.
  • All equipment must be barrier wrapped including power supply, machines, clipcord and wash bottle.
  • No personal music allowed at the show as it is a distraction to others. There will be overhead music provided.
  • All gloves must be Nitrile or PVC during tattoo procedures. No latex gloves allowed. Nitrile gloves will be supplied.
  • Release forms must be filled out by each client at the ink station. Clients will have either a wristband or sticker to indicate a waiver has been completed. Aftercare sheets will be given out to each client at the ink station also.
  • No tattooing anyone under the age of 18 years regardless of parental consent.
  • No fresh tattoos wandering the hall or in public washrooms…fresh tattoos must be barrier wrapped with a dental bib or bandaged.
  • Only registered and approved tattooists allowed to tattoo in the booths.
  • Digital portfolios are recommended to reduce material handling


  • The Tattoo & Arts Festival will be filling out all required Personal Services forms for Artists (including permanent makeup and piercing), and submitting them direct to AHS on your behalf. Any concerns please reach out to Steve direct: steve@calgarytattoos.com

  • AHS Approvals will be done Friday, April 21st prior to 4:00pm. 
    Anyone not approved will not be allowed to operate. 




  • Alberta Health Vendor Notification Form must be submitted to: edm.specialevents@albertahealthservices.ca
  • Edmonton EXPO Centre Food and Beverage Form must be submitted to: foodservices@edmontonexpocentre.com - 30 days prior to the start of the Show. This applies for Sampling and Food Trucks.
  • If electrical is required, please ensure you have ordered sufficient power for the number of appliances to be plugged in.


  • The Tattoo & Arts Festival will be filling out all required Personal Services form for Artists (including permanent makeup and piercing), and submitting them direct to AHS on your behalf. Any concerns please reach out to Steve direct: steve@calgarytattoos.com
  • AHS Approvals will be done Friday, April 22nd prior to 4:30pm. 
    Anyone not approved will not be allowed to operate. 



General Character and/or Company slights, abuse of any Tattoo Show Staff or insults of any kind will not be tolerated.  Any exhibitor responsible will have their exhibit space cancelled (non-refundable) from the Show. 

Will Call lists will no longer be accepted during the show. Thank you for your cooperation!

Please use the promo codes provided for advance tickets. 

Promo codes must be requested PRIOR to the Show. 

Please note The Edmonton Tattoo & Arts Festival and Alberta Bound Productions accept no liability or responsibility in theft or injury, at or as a result of any seminar or stage act, presentation or performance. 

Soliciting of business and/or distribution of samples and souvenirs will not be permitted in the aisles, the parking lots or in another exhibitor’s booth, but must be confined to the exhibitor’s own space.

  • Alcohol is strictly not permitted at your booth. Any Exhibitor caught with outside liquor will be asked to leave the premises.
  • Please note nudity is prohibited by the facility.
  • Please ensure patrons are covered accordingly. 

Show Management is committed to creating a safe environment for all attendees, exhibitors, artists, performers and staff.

It is important that you all have a successful Show.
If you need us at anytime, please visit the Show Office or look for our Show Staff on the exhibit floor. 

The health and safety of our exhibitors, attendees and team are of paramount importance, and we appreciate your ongoing support and understanding.

Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns 
Email: terra@tlc-strategies.com

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