Inkcarceration announces daily music lineups, single-day tickets now available

The Inkcarceration Music and Tattoo Festival, taking place, July 12 to 14, at Ohio State Reformatory (aka Shawshank Prison) in Mansfield, Ohio, has announced its daily music lineups. In addition, single-day tickets are available now at

Daily music lineups are as follows.

Friday, July 12: Shinedown, Taking Back Sunday, Skillet, Fozzy, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Awake at Last, The Funeral Portrait, The Everyday Losers

Saturday, July 13: Godsmack, Live, Motionless in White, Red Sun Rising, Buckcherry, Andrew WK, Stabbing Westward, Light the Torch, Eyes Set to Kill, Raven Black, Impending Lies, Monster Dolls

Sunday, July 14: Five Finger Death Punch, Seether, I Prevail, Starset, P.O.D., From Ashes to New, Smile Empty Soul, Kerbera, Beyond Unbroken, Rivals, Monster Dolls

Along with the live music, Inkcarceration will feature 70 tattoo artists, reformatory tours, gourmet food trucks, the best drinks and the haunted house attraction Escape from Blood Prison.

The festival’s unique setting—the historic Ohio State Reformatory—is considered one of the most haunted buildings in the country and is the setting of the 1994 movie “The Shawshank Redemption” (celebrating its 25th anniversary this year). The Ohio State Reformatory is located about an hour 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.

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 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.

Ticketing details:

Now offering military discounts via GovX (12 percent 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

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