Adult Superstar Savanna Samson to Host Wine Tasting at Vivid Cabaret NYC Jan 29th - Feb 1st

Guests Can Meet Savanna and Taste Her Own Barbera Wine “Sogno Tre,” Rated 92 by Noted Wine Critic Ed McCarthy

NEW YORK CITY – (January 21, 2013) - New York’s most famous adult entertainment personality, Vivid Girl Savanna Samson, will host a series of tastings of her own “Sogno Tre” wine during opening week of Vivid Cabaret NYC from Jan. 29 - Feb. 1 starting at 9 pm each evening. The brand new gentlemen’s club (at 61 W. 37th St.) is the latest in the group operated by a subsidiary of Rick’s Cabaret International, Inc., (NASDAQ:RICK), the publicly traded hospitality company with more than 40 gentlemen’s clubs and restaurants nationwide.

Vivid Girl and vintner Savanna Samson, photo courtesy

 “I’ve always put the same passion into my wine that I put into sex,” says Samson. “I feel confident that guests who attend the opening of Vivid Cabaret NYC will be fans of my wine and I can’t wait to get their reactions.” Guests can sample Savanna’s wine and meet her each evening. Savanna’s appearance is just one of many by the adult industry’s top stars during the grand opening of the new gentlemen’s club. The kick-off parties will feature the dancing of popular Vivid performers Tera Patrick, Brandy Aniston, Ash Hollywood and Kendall Karson, plus special appearances by Monique Alexander and Heather Hunter.Rick’s Cabaret secured a license from leading adult company Vivid Entertainment to open two new gentlemen’s clubs. Vivid Cabaret LA, located just south of Los Angeles near the Los Angeles Harbor, was the first to open in September. Vivid Cabaret NYC, in the city’s bustling Fashion District, is close to Grand Central Station, Times Square, Penn Station, Port Authority Terminal and Madison Square Garden. It features a continuous and ever changing roster of Vivid performers and other adult industry celebrities.For more information on Savanna’s wines visit or read a New York Times interview with her titled “Naked Came the Vintner” by Warren St. John.About Vivid Cabaret/NYC: Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan at 61 W. 37th Street, Vivid Cabaret/NYC is operated by a subsidiary of Rick’s Cabaret International, Inc. (NASDAQ:RICK), the publicly traded hospitality company with more than 40 gentlemen’s clubs and restaurants nationwide, under a licensing agreement with leading adult movie studio Vivid Entertainment. For more information visit the club’s Facebook page at or visit

About Vivid: Founded in 1984, vertically integrated Vivid Entertainment is the leading source for quality erotic film entertainment and has created wide brand-name awareness through its films, innovative marketing and licensing programs. Vivid-branded products range from condoms and apparel to vodka, to name a few. This year Vivid licensed its powerful brand for gentlemen's clubs and opened locations in Charlotte, Miami, Los Angeles and New York with commitments in a host of other major cities. Vivid's movies are seen online, in DVD, VOD and now on its own network, Vivid TV in over 60 million homes nationwide, as well as in Europe, Canada and Latin America, with new cable systems launching monthly. Its Vivid-Celeb imprint made "celebrity sex tape" a household word and helped launch the Kardashian phenomenon in the process. Vivid is the most awarded studio in the history of the industry and its high-budget productions remain the most acclaimed couples-friendly adult films ever produced. Vivid Radio—Vivid’s 24/7 radio channel—airs on SiriusXM Channel 102. Mainstream television audiences got to know the company through two seven-part series on Showtime, as well as through publications ranging from The New York Times to Forbes and on TV networks from CNBC to ABC. Vivid founder/co-chairman Steven Hirsch recently received the first AVN Visionary Award as a leader who "has propelled innovation, and taken his company and the business to whole new heights." For more on Vivid visit or