Golden State Tattoo Expo 2016: Cali Inked Bash

Pasadena, California will be flooded with ink this weekend, as Inked hits the City of Roses with its annual Golden State Tattoo Expo!

golden-state-expo-2016-minFrom January 29th-31st, a slew of world-famous tattoo artists will setup shop at the Pasadena Convention Center for a spectacular, ink-filled weekend.


Tattoo by Nikko Hurtado.

Bringing the best to the West, the Golden State Tattoo Expo will feature some of the biggest names to ever take hold of a tattoo machine. Hosted by renowned artists, Carlos Torres and Nikko Hurtado, and emceed by Hustle Butter’s head honcho, Richie Bulldog, some of the talented artists scheduled to attend the three-day event include, Chuey Quintanar, Alan Padilla, Rember Orellana, Steve Soto, Jose “Mota” Ortega, Bryan Ramirez, Carlos Rojas, Alexis Vaatete, Big Gus of “Tattoo Nightmares,” Big Sleeps, Sergio Sanchez, Roman Abrego, Rich Pineda and Stefano Alcántara, among many other skilled ink slingers.

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Tattoo by Carlos Torres.

If this show is anything like their summertime East Coast bash, known as the Empire State Tattoo Expo, then the West Coast is in for one of the best ink events of the year.


Tattoo by Rember Orellana.

For more info or to purchase your passes, visit their official website: