13 tattoo shops offering $13 tattoos for Friday the 13th

SAN ANTONIO – It's common practice for some tattoo shops to offer $13 tattoos in celebration of Friday the 13th and several San Antonio tattoo parlors are participating in discounted tattoo specials.

Generally, tattoo shops will have a list of flash tattoos to choose from for the $13 special, however rules vary from parlor to parlor.

Some tattoo shops extend the Friday the 13th special through the weekend and some shops start as early as Thursday.
Call your local tattoo parlor to see if they are participating in any $13 tattoo events.

  • Inkline Tattoo San Antonio
  • Doomsday Tattoo
  • Platinum Tattoos at Evers & 410
  • Master Minds Tattoo
  • House of Pain Tattoo Studio
  • Deadlights Tattoo
  • Alamo City Ink
  • Nite Owl Tattoo Studio
  • Live Through This Tattoos
  • Private Stock Tattoo Parlor
  • Eccentric Tattoo Studio
  • Black Point Tattoo San Antonio
  • Xtreme Tattoos & Piercings
  • Most tattoo parlors require a $7 tip or setup fee, so expect to pay more than $13.

    Plan ahead, as all the shops listed expect to have long lines and operate on a first come, first served basis.

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    Mary Claire Patton has been a journalist with KSAT 12 since 2015. She has reported on several high-profile stories during her career at KSAT and specializes in trending news and things to do around Texas and San Antonio.