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Inked Hearts: Tournament of Scales Reptile Contest

April 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bring your scaly pets to compete for the title of…

Inked Hearts Tattoo Expo & Blue Lake Casino Hotel proudly presents The Tournament of Scales!

Join us at the 12th Annual Inked Hearts Tattoo Expo on Sunday, April 24rd with your scaly friend to compete in a battle of bravery, skill, and cuteness! Reptile contestants will be judged by our expert panel in the categories of personality, colorfulness, presentation, entertainment value, and audience reception! The winner of the Tournament of Scales will be deemed:


Winner will receive:

$100 CASH + $100 BLUE BUCKS

+ The official Inked Hearts 2022 Cold Blooded Champion trophy

Registration begins Friday, 4/15 at 4pm. Only 10 spaces available. $10 Entry Fee. Entry into expo is waived.

**Please come to the stage in the Sapphire Palace by 1:30pm to sign your waiver and check in

Ages 18+

Contest Rules:


• Reptiles must be non-aggressive towards humans and other pets

• Reptiles showing aggression will be disqualified

• All reptiles must be contained in a carrier or held by owners at all times. Reptiles need to stay away from tattoo booths at all times due to potential salmonella contamination.

• Employees of Blue Lake Casino and Blue Lake Rancheria are not eligible to enter.


• Registration ends at 11am on Sunday 4/24 or until all 10 spaces have been filled. There is a maximum of 2 reptiles per owner.

• Owners can register their reptile at www.bluelakecasino.com or in-person at the Redwood Rewards Club.

• $10 registration fee per reptile contestant. Admission into the tattoo expo is waived.

• Contest will take place at 3pm in the Sapphire Palace.

• Reptiles are allowed in the Sapphire Palace from 2pm-3pm or until contest ends.

• Management reserves the right to cancel or modify this contest at any time.


Sapphire Palace
777 Casino Way
Blue Lake, CA 95525 United States