The London Tattoo Convention

The greatest and prestigious body art convention in the world!


Come along to the Tobacco Dock for the 13th edition of the world’s greatest tattoo event, The International London Tattoo Convention.

Over 400 of the most prominent, talented tattoo artists working today, handpicked from every corner of the globe, are set to attend this prestigious and highly acclaimed event, tattooing in a dazzling and diverse range of styles. From Western Traditional and Japanese tattoos to stunning photo-realistic styles and traditional hand-tapped motifs, the very best examples of every tattoo style will be on display.

Drawing on the overwhelming success of the previous shows, 2017’s edition of The International London Tattoo Convention is set to be the biggest and best yet with exhilarating live acts, breathtaking entertainers and show-stopping bands lined up for the weekend.

As you may know, the Tobacco Dock is based in Shadwell, three stops from Park Villa in Mile End, anyone else is excited? Stay with us and join this magnificent event! This year will last three days, from the 22nd to the 24th of September. (Opening times: Friday – Saturday 11:30 – 00:00 / Sun 11:30 – 23:00)

London Gin Festival

A celebration of all things Gin!


This is the 4th Annual London Gin Festival and the biggest Gin Festival in the UK ever!

Described in Timeout as one of the “Top 10 things to do in 2016” they return to the magnificent Tobacco Dock and will be there with more than 100 gins, (including many new exclusives gins), new brands, cocktails and masterclasses from industry experts!

The Tobacco Dock is based in Shadwell, East London, about three stops from Park Villa. Who doesn’t like gin? Join them from the 25th till the 27th of August!