The INKCARCERATION Music and Tattoo Festival recently announced its return to the historic Ohio
State Reformatory, a.k.a. Shawshank Prison, in Mansfield, OH, on July 12, 13 and 14. This year’s
massive line-up will be led by none other than colossal rock bands Shinedown, Godsmack and Five
Finger Death Punch. Quickly becoming one of the nation’s premier rock festivals,
INKCARCERATION will feature over 30 bands on two outdoor stages, 70 tattoo artists, reformatory
tours, gourmet food trucks, the best drinks and for the first time, the haunted house attraction, Escape
from Blood Prison.
Today, INKCARCERATION has revealed the festival’s individual daily line-ups! In addition, single
day tickets are now on sale via https://inkcarceration.frontgatetickets.com.
INDIVIDUAL DAILY LINE-UPS:
Friday July 12 th:
Taking Back Sunday
Red jumpsuit Apparatus
Awake at last
The Funeral Portrait
The Everyday Losers
Saturday July 13th:
Motionless in White
Red Sun Rising
Light the Torch
Eyes Set to Kill
Sunday July 14th:
Five Finger Death Punch
From Ashes to New
Smile Empty Soul
INKCARCERATION Music and Tattoo Festival’s incredibly unique festival setting – the historic
Ohio State Reformatory – is considered one of the most haunted buildings in the country and the setting
of the 1994 cinematic classic/IMDB’s highest rated movie of all time, The Shawshank Redemption
(celebrating its 25 th anniversary his year). The Ohio State Reformatory is centrally located about an hour
away from Cleveland, Columbus, and Canton/Akron, Ohio and within a three-hour driving distance of
Toledo, Dayton, Cincinnati, Youngstown, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, northern West Virginia, Michigan
and southern Ontario. Additionally, INKCARCERATION features tent and RV camping for a true
outdoor festival experience!
Stay tuned for more details coming soon regarding gourmet food trucks and more.
With the concert happening outside, INKCARCERATION will feature 70 local and regional tattoo
artists tattooing all weekend inside the reformatory. Appointments are recommended if there is a specific
artist you would like to work with. Visit www.inkcarceration.com/tattoo for information on how to
book your appointment and to see a full list of featured tattoo shops, companies and artists. Tattoo
competition details and judges will be announced soon.
Escape from Blood Prison is the annual Halloween haunted house attraction hosted at the historic Ohio
State Reformatory in Mansfield, OH. It typically runs from the end of September through early November
every year, but INKCARCERATION will make this spooky attraction available for festival goers to
experience all weekend long in 2019! Once Blood Prison takes over the reformatory, the enormous
facility is filled with bloodthirsty inmates waiting for victims to enter and try and make it through the
INKCARCERATION 2019 Ticketing Details:
All available via https://inkcarceration.frontgatetickets.com/!
VIP & CAMPING PACKAGES – SOLD OUT!
Now offering MILITARY DISCOUNTS via GovX (12% off Weekend Tickets Only)
Visit GovX here to buy tickets!
Single Day General Admission (Early Bird)
ONE General Admission Wristband includes:
– Field pass for concert
– Access to the tattoo convention
– Self-guided reformatory tours.
Starting at $65
Weekend General Admission
ONE 3-day General Admission Wristband includes:
– Field pass for concert the entire weekend
– Access to the tattoo convention
-Self-guided reformatory tours.
In its first year, INKCARCERATION brought enormous entertainment to over 18,000 fans, and this
year, the festival aims even higher. Stay tuned for more news coming soon about INKCARCERATION
INKCARCERATION Music and Tattoo Festival online:
Website – www.inkcarceration.com
Tickets (Field, Camping & VIP) – https://inkcarceration.frontgatetickets.com/
Facebook – www.facebook.com/Inkcarcerationfestival
Twitter – www.twitter.com/InkcarFestival
Instagram – www.instagram.com/inkcarcerationfestival
The Historic Ohio State Reformatory online: