Tattoo Contest Puts Amazing Ink on Display for Prizes


Sailor Jerry Rock ‘n’ Roll Tattoo Contest

See Incredible Body Art Compete for Prizes in this FREE Event Aug. 7

Tattoo lovers
Sailor Jerry Rock ‘n’ Roll Tattoo Contest
Sunday, Aug. 4
Same Day Registration – 10:00 - 1:30 p.m. at CrossRoads Tattoo Café
Contest – 2 p.m.
Big Engine Bar Stage at the CrossRoads
Show off or see amazing body art. Prizes for winners, swag for audience members.
Registration for the general public 
Aug. 2 and 3, and 10:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m. on Aug. 4
at the “Crossroads Tattoo Cafe” 

If you’ve been to the CrossRoads at the Buffalo Chip during the Sturgis Rally, you already know it’s the number 1 place to see insane customizations during its daily bike shows. During Send It Sunday on Sunday, Aug. 4, it will also be celebrating customizations you make to your own body in the Sailor Jerry Rock ‘n’ Roll Tattoo Contest!

Whether you’ve got a piece of your own to show off or you simply appreciate the art, you won’t want to miss this amazing ink exhibition hosted by renowned tattoo artist and Buffalo Chip Tattoo Café Director Shaun Kama and Wild Gypsy Tour Director Kelly Yazdi.

This FREE-to-enter contest will give awards in six categories

  • Best Large Color
  • Best Small Color
  • Best Large Black & Grey
  • Best Small Black & Grey
  • Best Sleeve
  • Best Of Show

How to Register and Win:
If you think you’ve got a winning piece of body art, head to the CrossRoads Tattoo Café to register Friday, Aug. 2, Saturday, Aug. 3, or between 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. the day of the contest.

You won’t have to pay to enter, but it will pay to show up early as registration is on a first-come first-served basis, and only 6 contestants per category will be taken.

Winners in each category, winning artists and audience members will go home with sweet prizes and swag from event sponsors:

Sailor Jerry • Eternal Ink • Inkeeze products • Bishop Rotary •Tat Soul • Critical Power Supplies • Glove for the Artist • Sullen • Helios Cartridges • Republic Tattoo Supply • Hustle Butter Deluxe • Dip Cap • Coffin Case • Ink Addicts • Hart & Huntington • Wild Gypsy Tour • CAMP ZERO