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Cleveland gets inked for the 2019 Tattoo Arts Convention: Watch Jasmine Monroe get her first tattoo

Tattoo mania has hit Cleveland!

CLEVELAND — Where else can you see a tattooed man with puzzle piece ears swallow a glowing tube while others pierce their flesh with hooks in the act of human suspension?

Those are just a few of the highlights at this year’s 3rd annual Cleveland Tattoo Arts Convention.

WKYC's Jasmine Monroe got her first tattoo live on the air Friday morning in honor of the weekend event:

While tattoos are the primary focus, you can also meet a handful of Ink Master contestants.

The event takes place all weekend:

- Friday, Feb. 8 from 2 p.m. until midnight

- Saturday, Feb. 9 from 11 a.m. until midnight

- Sunday, Feb. 10 from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m.

Tickets are only sold at the show. Prices are $20 a day or $40 for a three-day pass. Children ages 12 and under are free.

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