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First Annual Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo Expo Coming to Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady October 22 – 24

News Release | Schenectady, NY Posted on 09.23.21

First Annual Dead Mans Hand Tattoo Expo Coming to Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady October 22 – 24

 

Three-day event includes over 150 of the country’s best tattoo artists, seminars, live music, competitions, a costume party, networking and more!

 

Schenectady, NY (September 23, 2021) – It’s sure to be an unforgettable weekend during the first annual Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo Expo at the Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady Event Center from Friday, October 22 through Sunday, October 24. Guests can get “inked” and hang out with over 150 of the top tattoo artists in the country for three days of tattooing, piercing, seminars, competitions, and networking.

 

In addition to showcasing jaw-dropping art from the tattoo industry’s best talent, the fun-filled weekend also includes LIVE music headlined by regional favorites The Erotics, a Halloween costume party featuring DJ Ketchup, the crowning of the first Miss Alternative New York and more.

 

Tickets to the Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo Expo are on sale now and available at RiversCasino.com/Schenectady. A full weekend pass is $45, Friday only passes $15, Saturday only $25, and Sunday only passes are $10.

 

Main Event Schedule (subject to change)

 

Friday

 

Noon – Doors open (contests and awards announced throughout the day)

7 p.m. – Miss Alternative New York contest

9:30 p.m. – The Erotics perform on the main stage

11 p.m. – Tattoo of the Day Award

 

Saturday

 

Noon – Doors open (artist seminars and workshops, and live music throughout the day)

7 p.m. – Halloween Costume Party with DJ Ketchup

11 p.m. – Tattoo of the Day award

 

Sunday

 

Noon – Doors open

7 p.m. – Tattoo of the Day, Best of Show, and Best of Best awards.

 

Visit the Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo Expo website and Facebook page for updates.

 

The Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady Event Center is just steps away from the casino gaming floor and The Landing Hotel, which will be welcoming Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo Expo attendees all weekend long. For Reservations visit RiversCasino.com/Schenectady.

About Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady: Located at the picturesque Mohawk Harbor near the heart of downtown Schenectady, Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady features 1,150 slots, 67 live table games and a 16-table poker room and a live, in-casino luxury sportsbook lounge. The casino offers five distinctive restaurants—among them are Dukes Chophouse, Flipt, Johnny’s To-Go and Mian. Rivers features a multipurpose Event Center space, a lively entertainment lounge—Van Slyck’s, live music performances, free parking and daily promotions and giveaways. The Landing Hotel is a 165-room, six-story boutique hotel with riverfront views located adjacent to the Event Center. Rivers, which opened in 2017, employs approximately 1,000 team members and has been voted a great place to work in Schenectady. Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady is owned and operated by Rush Street Gaming and its affiliates. For more information, visit RiversCasino.com/Schenectady     

 

 

Media Contacts:

 

Al Roney (518) 986-6650 or al@pcpublicaffairs.com

Andre Claridge (518) 424-2575 or andre@pcpublicaffairs.com