Performances, Contests, Surprises on Tap for 2011 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo

LAS VEGASThe 2011 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo will present a bevy of attractions for fan and trade attendees, including a sizzling lineup of fan contests, live musical performances, Sapphire’s sexy dancers, and an exclusive Q&A with AVN’s Best New Starlet nominees hosted Jessica Drake on the FyreTV-sponsored entertainment stage.

Stage shows will take place in the main exhibit area from Friday, Jan. 7 to Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011 in Hall A of the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas. To see entire stage schedule, visit

The 2011 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo, which will host the AVN Novelty Expo for the first time, will be held at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. AEE will run from Thursday, Jan. 6 through Sunday, Jan. 9, and the AVN Novelty Expo dates are Jan. 6-8. Attendees can register online at

“AEE has raised the bar for the 2011 show,” declared show spokesperson Sean Devlin. “The FyreTV entertainment stage will host a throng of performances and attractions for AEE attendees, from special musical guests to edgy and sexy fan contests. It’s going to be wild and entertaining!”

Wicked Pictures contract star Jessica Drake will host a sizzling Q&A session with the industry’s newest and freshest talent from 1:30-2 p.m. Jan. 7 on the main entertainment stage.

A special two-part presentation by sex educator, author, and sex game designer Kidder Kaper will teach attendees how to stimulate and maintain a healthy sexual relationship during the “Making Sex Fun and Exciting with Sex Games” presentation from 3-3:30 p.m. Jan. 7 and provide tips on how to optimize and maximize each sexual experience during the “Advanced Masturbation for Improving Sexual Performance” session from 3-3:30 p.m. Jan. 8.

Learn how to spin and dance on the pole with Leigh Acosta, a professional acrobatic dancer who will show off her pole dancing skills from 4-4:30 p.m. Jan. 8.

“Striptease 101” is the educational and entertaining session that will teach attendees how to perform a top striptease like a professional, hosted by Miyoko from at 2:30-2:45 p.m. Jan. 9.

Special musical performances will be presented by Silent Treatment from 3-3:30 p.m. Jan. 8 and 1-1:30 p.m. Jan. 9, when they will be joined by the hottest dancers of Sapphire Gentlemen’s Club. Plus, a surprise guest star will perform exclusively at AEE from 5-5:30 p.m. Jan. 7.

AEE attendees will take center stage and compete in “2011 AEE Stripper Contest,” “Nice Rack – Wet T-shirt Contest,” “I Love Cock – Blowjob Contest,” “MILF Contest,” “Bobbing for Dildos,” “Size Does Matter,” and the popular “Orgasm Contest” for a chance to win amazing prizes, including free trips from Temptation Resorts.

Attendees will also have the opportunity to meet the hottest adult talent in the world from some of the biggest exhibitors, including Adam & Eve Pictures, Bluebird Films, Clips4Sale, Digital Playground, Elegant Angel, Evil Angel Video,, Hustler Video, and Vivid. For more information on talent, see

For more information and event details, see the

The AVN Adult Entertainment Expo is a one-of-a-kind tradeshow experience that combines business-to-business transactions, networking, knowledge-sharing, talent appearances, and special presentations for the public. The largest event of its kind, AEE showcases the most comprehensive collection of adult talent, exhibitors, and products, which attracts buyers and fans from around the world. The 2010 Expo hosted more than 20,000 attendees, scores of popular entertainers, and featured hundreds of exhibitors.

New to 2011, the AVN Novelty Expo (ANE) will replace AEE’s B2B Marketplace, bringing to Las Vegas the same cutting-edge pleasure products and specialized seminars that made ANE a summer favorite. For more information about the Expo, including a list of exhibitors and events, refer to

Thursday is restricted to trade attendees only, and special “trade only” hours on Friday and Saturday will provide exclusive access for industry professionals and the media in order to permit exhibitors to make and build business and media contacts before fans are allowed into the Expo.

Trade registration provides an all-access badge which admits the holder to all AEE and ANE seminars, the main exhibit hall during all show hours, and access to the AVN Novelty Expo. For more information and to register for the trade event, visit

The VIP Fan Package includes access to show floor an hour earlier than general admission, dedicated registration area, AEE Show Directory, and a complimentary T-shirt for $100. General Fan tickets now cost $80.

The 2011 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo will run concurrently with the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) on all four days. The AVN Adult Entertainment Expo is not affiliated with CES.

The 2011 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo sets the stage for the AVN Awards Show, which will be held at the Palms Resort and Casino, on Saturday, Jan. 8. The annual AVN Awards Show is the premier gala of adult video and recognizes titles, individuals, and companies for contributions to and excellence in the industry. Please note that a separate ticket is required for admission to the AVN Awards Show. For more information on the AVN Awards, visit

Digital Playground is the official Press Room Sponsor of the 2011 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo.

To exhibit at the 2011 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo, contact  January Robbins at [email protected] or call (818) 718-5788. To exhibit at the 2011 AVN Novelty expo, contact Sara Harter at [email protected] or call 818-718-5788, ext. 109.