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The 15th Annual AVN Adult Entertainment Expo Begins This Week

CHATSWORTH, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/16/13 -- The 2013 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo (AEE) will showcase an impressive lineup of the biggest names the adult industry has to offer, the hottest adult stars from around the world, a robust trade seminar program, stage shows, musical performances, and a first look at the cutting-edge technology behind some of the most innovative sex toys and novelties on the market today, and in the future. The festivities run from Wednesday, January 16 through Saturday, January 19, 2013.

The AVN Adult Entertainment Expo is a one-of-a-kind trade show 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.

Fleshlight Girls Tori Black, Lisa Ann, Teagan Presley, Misty Stone, Jessica Drake and Riley Steele cut the ribbon to open the 2013 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo on Thursday.

More than 15 seminars will take place covering a wide-range of topics, including mainstream crossover star James Deen's fan seminar "An Hour With James Deen: Porn's New Poster Boy Dishes on Life in the Biz and His Trip to the Other Side."

Additionally, there will be exclusive screenings of the films Wasteland by Elegant Angel and Star Wars XXX-A Porn Parody by Vivid Entertainment.

New to the expo is Fetish Area, The Lair. Exhibitors from around the world will be in attendance, with displays, talent, and demonstrations during show hours. With a major emphasis on education and interactive experiences, The Lair will bring to life the many aspects of the fetish and BDSM communities.

The packed entertainment and party schedule will feature pole dancing classes, Porn Star Bingo and Blind Date with a Porn Star as well as performances by Sin City's hottest topless revue X Burlesque, the world-famous Chippendales dancers, rock band Zebrahead, comedian Colin Kane and diminutive tribute band Mini-Kiss.

The 2013 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo sets the stage for the 30th annual AVN Awards Show, which will be held Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013 at The Joint at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas.

For additional information and a complete schedule of events, please visit www.adultentertainmentexpo.com.

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