This year CES attendees could not walk over to the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo for a sexy break from the gadgets. The AVN 2012 just opened on Wednesday and will close on January 21. You still can though attend the AVN 2012, despite beeing already back in your office. The 2012 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo will be providing the public with a rare look behind-the-curtain of the adult entertainment industry with the announcement of AVN Virtual, 36 hours of video stream and fan interaction from the Expo, dual-anchored LIVE from the exhibit floor and from a private AVN Virtual Penthouse Studio high above the Las Vegas Hard Rock Hotel and Casino.
AVN Hall-of-Fame Inductee jessica drake, iconic film star Evan Stone and Mr. Skin - Jim McBride, founder of Mr.Skin.com will host AVN Virtual, an exclusive Internet production which will provide online attendees the opportunity to view and participate in the iconic Las Vegas event from the privacy of their own home.
AVN Virtual's eight-camera, live streaming coverage begins Friday, January 20 at 1:00pm PST. In a rare public interview, adult industry visionary Steve Hirsh, founder and co-chairman of the adult entertainment company Vivid Entertainment, will sit down with AVN Virtual beginning at 5:30pm PST on Friday, Jan 20.
An AVN Virtual ticket is $19.99 for a limited time only on sale here. A ticket includes access to all video segments viewable live and on-demand. AVN Virtual does not include the AVN Awards Show whose broadcast rights have belonged to SHOWTIME since 2008.
The AVN Adult Entertainment Expo 2012 will be held at its new home, The Hard Rock Hotel, in Las Vegas, Nevada. AEE will showcase an incredible lineup of the biggest names the adult industry has to offer, the hottest adult stars from around the world, 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. For the first time in its history, The Hard Rock Hotel will host all facets of the expo, as well as the 2012 AVN Awards Show.
See the first photos from the first day of the AVN 2012 below.