AVN Adult Entertainment Expo 2009

Even sex, at least the not-for-profit kind, is feeling the recession. But, as with other museums, big sponsors help.

Staying power

January 29th, 2009

Even sex, at least the not-for-profit kind, is feeling the recession. But, as with other museums, big sponsors help.

  • Nightlife

    It was a Dark and Stormy night: rum and ginger beer served over ice in red plastic cups. But by the time Emily and I ...

  • adult

    Playboy TV’s newest show premiered on January 10, and you may recognize some of the unsuspecting customers who walk into the VIP room of the ...

  • Porno Blog

    Snoop Dogg’s classic hit “Gin and Juice” played on the iPod as four Asian businessmen crowded around the Sergio booth at the Consumer Electronics Show ...

  • adult

    Just because Los Angeles is the epicenter of the adult industry doesn't mean Sin City's online adult talent can't help Vegas live up to its ...

  • As We See It

    This year Adult Entertainment Expo organizers expect to bring 30,000 porn professionals and their fans to town. But this year, the usually frivolous and party-filled ...

  • Nightlife

    In this business of skin, the past few years have seen more changes than a dancer can shake her silicone at.

  • Chef Talk

    Gordon Ramsay is too famous to do anything quietly, but he gave it a shot by soft-opening his fifth restaurant in Las Vegas on Jan. ...

  • A&E

    The enhancement will send riders chasing after an escaped alien. But don't fret, traditionalists—you can still ride headset-free.

  • Nightlife

    The former Wynn executive has been appointed president of events and nightlife for MGM Resorts International.

  • NewsSportsAggregate

    For the first time in franchise history, the Golden Knights have completed a regular-season sweep over a team. Vegas handed Tampa Bay only its fifth ...

  • Industry Weekly

    The violin player and DJ likes to mix it up.

  • Industry Weekly

    It could be a major spark for a new firestorm of entertainment in Las Vegas.

  • Arts & EntertainmentNewsAll

    In a large, empty plot of land near Desert Inn Road on Thursday afternoon, an art car scissor-lifted a platform of riders high up into ...

  • Featuredfestival

    Starting January 19, Craig Ranch Regional Park will transform nightly into a glowing wonderland, building up to a Chinese New Year blowout on February 16.

  • Music

    “Call Me Maybe” isn’t the only reason she should be on your radar.

  • Dining

    Shockingly good smoked brisket, vegan chili, pie babies and more.

  • Intersection

    Unlike marijuana, hemp-based CBD oil doesn’t create a high due to its small amount of THC.

  • Film

    In 2015, Paramount and CBS sued the makers of a Star Trek fan film, leading to a set of guidelines for fan filmmakers.

  • Industry Weekly

    Mr. 305 brings his Time of Our Lives residency back to the Axis this month.

  • Industry Weekly

    Clique partners Jason “JRoc” Craig and Ryan Labbe are bringing Apex Social Club and Camden Cocktail Lounge into the mix.

  • Reviews

    It’s the Strip’s latest manifestation of the casino three-mealer, but it’s no utilitarian 24-hour coffee shop.

  • Intersection

    This time, it wasn’t talk of the Fremont East Entertainment District that dominated the evening.

  • Industry Weekly

    Liebrandt previously popped up at Harvest by Roy Ellamar.

  • Industry Weekly

    Giving fans what they want has always been the priority for Perry.

  • Music

    “This record has very little insecurity. It was a blast to make, and it’s really fun to play live.”

  • Dining

    It’s stocked to the brim with goods, and it also features made-to-order Laotian and Thai specialties.