HARD ROCK CASINO LAS VEGAS TO HOST THE 2017 AVN AWARDS
For three decades the AVN Awards show has been the adult industry’s biggest night; the award industry’s highest honor. With a stylish red carpet pre-show and lavish star-studded ceremony, AVN celebrates outstanding achievements in the business of pleasure, presenting nearly 100 awards in categories as diverse as Best Video, Best New Starlet, Most Outrageous Sex Scene, Best Group Sex Scene and Best Selling DVD of the Year.
The AVN Awards show takes place each January during the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas and is attended by everyone who is anyone in the adult industry. The AVN Awards ceremony is watched by millions and features performances by mainstream comedians and top musical acts. Past guests include Grammy-nominated artist Flo Rida, Baby Bash, Smashmouth, Lit, Lil’ Jon & the Ying Yang Twins and celebrities such as Lisa Lampanelli, Dave Attell, Gene Simmons, Jim Norton, Bobby Slayton, Criss Angel, Vince Neil and more.
AVN Media Network
AVN Media Network is the definitive source for all that is adult entertainment. Founded 34 years ago, it is the world’s largest consolidator of industry news, content and information, as well as a multifaceted corporation that creates, produces, aggregates and disseminates unparalleled content for consumers as well as the business side of the adult industry. In addition, AVN perennially sets the industry standard for live trade and fan events that target the video, internet, novelty and retail sectors of the adult entertainment industry. Most notably, AVN produces a quadruple threat of state-of-the-art events every January in Las Vegas, Nevada, that includes the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo, AVN Novelty Expo and Internext, and annually culminates in the world famous AVN Awards, the Oscars of Porn, which is broadcast repeatedly on Showtime®.