FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 7, 2014
Vice Coffee, Tattoos and Books announces Double Trouble Weekend
Philadelphia, PA – The artists at Vice Coffee, Tattoos and Books celebrate Friday the 13th with selected tattoos starting at $50 in appreciation for this year’s only Friday the 13th. Mark Petrunak, Pirkko Gomsi and Tina Inky will be on hand to help you “out hex” the day. Specially selected artwork celebrates triskaidekaphobia and all the superstitions that go along for the ride. Walk-ins welcome, appointments will also be taken.
On Saturday, June 14, Vice welcomes Street Tails Animal Rescue to their Spring Garden location with a few of their animals available for adoption. They invite you to meet your new best friend or just to get a few kisses and hugs from theirs. To help Street Tails and their store Thrift for Tails, the tattoo artists have specially selected tattoos starting at $50 of man (and woman’s) best friends in a Tattoos for Tails event. Join artists Staci Black, Mark Petrunak, Pirkko Gomsi and Tina Inky and show your love for your favorite pet. A portion of the proceeds will go to Street Tails and Thrift for Tails. The day starts at 11am and the promotion runs until 5pm. Again, walk-ins welcome!
For the month of June, Vice Coffee, Tattoos and Books is an official collection station for Thrift for Tails. Take your new or gently used cat and dog toys, collars, leashes, clothing, etc to Vice and they’ll give you 10% off your food and drink order!
Street Tails Animal Rescue looks for forever homes to those animals in need of special attention and would otherwise not be accepted by other shelters and labeled “unadoptable”. Thrift for Tails is located is a second hand pet boutique benefitting Street Tails Animal Rescue and their lifesaving efforts. Both are located at 1030 N. 2nd Street in Philadelphia.
Vice Coffee, Tattoos and Books and The Institute Bar are the bourbon fueled creations of husband and wife team Charlie Collazo and Heather DeRussy-Collazo. Owners of The Institute bar since 2008, they bring an additional outlet for your habits to the Eraserhood/West Poplar section of Philadelphia with the 2014 opening of Vice. More information on the tattoo artists can be found at www.vicecoffeeandtattoos.com.