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.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    SLS Las Vegas announced Tuesday it had agreed to be purchased by Alex Meruelo and Meruelo Group, the owners of the Grand Sierra Resort Hotel ...

  • Music

    The rousing classic rock concert returns this weekend, when Fogerty celebrates his 72nd birthday.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    The final show of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is Sunday. Las Vegan Jon Weiss spent 25 years working for the circus and ...

  • A&E

    The country trio is set for eight shows in October at the Venetian Theatre.

  • A&E

    "If you’re not playing Vegas, you’re just not doing it, you know? That’s the spot."

  • A&E

    Drake won everything, but Celine stole the show at T-Mobile Arena.

  • Intersection

    The city recently received a proposal from a United Soccer League expansion project to lease the site.

  • Music

    Iggy Pop, Television, Municipal Waste and more

  • Intersection

    I favor Amazon’s Prime Now, which delivers everything from bananas to LaCroix to video games free to Amazon Prime customers (though a tip is suggested).

  • A&E

    Our list’s piled high with eggs, bacon, cheese and pastrami.

  • Featured

    Take a break from the Strip, and find great food and strong drinks.

  • Arts & EntertainmentFeaturedFine Art

    In seeking a balance between tradition and innovation, she asks: Would my family be proud? Would my ancestors be proud?

  • Intersection

    The Loop will circle five major tourist destinations—North Premium Outlets, Plaza Hotel, Mob Museum, Fremont East and Pawn Plaza—along with the Bonneville Transit Center.

  • A&E

    “I yell at millennials not to take life for granted, and then give them public service announcements not to have sex with animals and trees.”

  • Industry Weekly

    Listen to the music of today’s hottest young hip-hop stars and his influence is obvious.

  • Music

    The veteran LA band headlines Punk Rock Bowling on Sunday.

  • Industry Weekly

    The Cosmopolitan’s popular sushi and grill spot is about to be replaced by a classic American experience.

  • Industry Weekly

    Stay cool, have a cocktail, enjoy music and even movies: Topgolf does it all.

  • A&E

    The headliner revived his “tell me what you’re drinking, and I’ll tell you how your night will end” bit.