Jessica Drake, Wicked Sensual Care to Sponsor Transgender Erotica Awards

LOS ANGELES—In a timely reminder about this weekend’s big event in the adult community, Wicked Pictures contract performer and sex education advocate Jessica Drake and Wicked Sensual Care announced today that they are sponsoring the Transgender Erotica Awards for the second straight year. The event will take place at 8 p.m. on Sunday, March 5 at the Avalon, 1735 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028.

“For the second year in a row, we are very pleased to partner with Jessica Drake for TEA sponsorship,” said Wicked Pictures owner Steve Orenstein. “This year we've expanded our support to award the Wicked Sensual Care Performer Lifetime Achievement Award to a very deserving member of the community. I'd like to personally thank Jessica again for bringing us this opportunity as well as for her passion for diversity in sexual health and wellness.”

The awards show is the culmination of a weekend of events that begins Friday with a pre-party at Bardot in Hollywood, followed by a fan expo on Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. at Avalon and the Trans All-Star TEA Show Celebration at Cheetahs in Hollywood later that evening. Visit for the full schedule.

The adult star who is the writer, producer, director and host of the award-winning video series jessica drake's Guide to Wicked Sex, will be an on-stage presenter during the awards. As part of the sponsorship, Wicked Sensual Care will also be featured in advertising for the event, including an ad in Transformation Magazine, which was recently acquired by Grooby.

As part of its sponsorship effort, the AVN Award-winning Wicked Sensual Care will provide personal care products to gift bags that will be distributed at the event. The Wicked Sensual Care Collection offers intimate lubricants and enhancers for partner and solo play. Its formulas are vegan and PETA certified. For more information visit Product lines include the Aqua Collection’s water-based lubricants, the Ultra Collection’s silicone-based lubricants and the Wicked Sensations Collection.

Drake travels the world, making speaking appearances and media contributions with her message of sexual wellness and the importance of maintaining a healthy relationship through a mutually satisfying love life. Most recently, she appeared on BuzzFeed’s original series “Modern Sex” in addition to her other appearances this past year in outlets such as Uproxx, AskMen, CNBC, Vice, Buzz Feed, Bustle, Maxim, Refinery 29, Prime Mind, and GQ and many others.

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