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Tattoo Icon Mario Barth Opens Doors to King Ink Studio at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut

MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (August 28, 2015) World-renowned tattoo artist Mario Barth is celebrating the highly anticipated opening of his King Ink studio inside Foxwoods Resort Casino with a grand opening party on Sunday, September 6th.  Kicking off the celebration in true rock n’ roll fashion, world famous DJ and performer Deadmau5 will perform at SHRINE Nightclub starting at 9:00 p.m.


In honor of this epic occasion, Mario Barth is offering guests a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to obtain free ticketsfor his exclusive grand opening party inside the Fox Tower. On Sunday, September 6th, between 5:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., guests can pick up free tickets at King Ink.  No purchase necessary, however tickets are limited and on a first come, first serve basis. 


Located adjacent to the Grand Effects and Carina retail outlets, Mario Barth’s King Ink is open Sunday through Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., and Friday and Saturday 10:00 a.m. to midnight. King Ink offers an unparalleled experience in tattooing and piercing – whether for the first-time tattoo guest or the seasoned collector.  


The new King Ink has a mix of Mario Barth’s Austrian heritage combined with cutting-edge technology and the amenities of a modern high-end studio, equipped with the newest computers and devices on the market, not available in any other tattoo studio.


With safety and reliability as top priorities, the 2,000-square-foot, one-of-a-kind studio features award-winning and world-renowned tattoo artists, offering all styles of tattoos including traditional, eastern, Japanese, tribal, portraits, full color, photo-realism, cosmetic tattooing, and camouflage.  In addition, King Ink also features couture fashions and merchandise.

About Mario Barth

Known in the tattoo industry as the foremost innovator and trendsetter, Mario Barth is the winner of more than 200 international awards and has created unique, masterful designs for celebrity clientele including Lenny Kravitz, Sylvester Stallone, Usher, Tommy Lee and Avril Lavigne. In addition, international guest artists seek him out, including Samoan Masters the Suluape family, and Japanese Grand Master Horitoshi.  Barth is also the creator and manufacturer of the first-ever sterile ink company called Intenze Ink Tattoo Colors, which are the industry’s hottest inks. He was named one of the most influential artists in the history of tattooing, and serves as the Chief Consultant/Practitioner for Hackensack Cosmetic Surgeons for reconstructive micro pigmentation on cancer patients.


About Foxwoods ® Resort Casino

Foxwoods Resort Casino is one of the premier entertainment destinations in the Northeast.  As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array of gaming in six casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet to express, world-renowned spas, awarding-winning golf, state-of-the-art theaters, and exclusive retailers. Perfect for both recreation and business, Foxwoods provides modern and versatile convention and meeting space to infuse new life into any meeting or event.  Foxwoods Resort Casino is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. For a comprehensive look at Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation visit


About SHRINE Asian Kitchen, Lounge and Nightclub

Owned and operated by Big Night Entertainment Group, SHRINE features a 21,000 square-foot Las Vegas-style nightclub and lounge, enhanced with Asian-inspired fine dining, star-studded entertainment, and world-renowned DJs. Follow Shrine on Twitter @ShrineFoxwoods and Facebook at for daily updates and promotions.