Tootsie's “Pole Party” this weekend in Miami—biggest adult club competition of its kind on the east coast

MIAMI, FL – July 23, 2014 –Tootsie’s Cabaret Miami, one of Rick's Cabaret International, Inc.'s (NasdaqGM:RICK) top gentleman’s club in America, announced the “2014 Summer Pole Party” will be held this weekend, Friday, July 25, and Saturday, July 26.

The event is the biggest of its kind on the East Coast, featuring hundreds of adult club entertainers from South Florida and around the country, competing for $20,000 in cash prizes, based on the artistry and gymnastic quality of their pole dance performances.

Over the last several months, entertainers competed in local pole dance competitions held at many of Rick’s 39 adult clubs around the country, including Vivid Cabaret, Jaguars, Club Onyx and XTC. The local finalists will compete with Tootsie’s famous pole dancers in this weekend’s contest, with the top 10 national finalists performing in the prize-winning round on Saturday night.

First place wins $15,000, second $3,000, and third $2,000. Judges from across the country will score competitors on a 1-10 system. Scores will be displayed after each performance. Competitors will work their skills on one of the two poles, towering more than 25 feet, on Tootsie’s main stage.

Among those scheduled to compete will be celebrated adult entertainers, including:

  • Kimberly Johnson
  • Phoenix Phires
  • Artemis Moon
  • Pole Kat
  • Vayda Kiss

The action will not be limited to the competition, as Tootsie’s more than 150 local entertainers will keep the stage alive in between rounds.

About Tootsie’s Cabaret

Now in its eighth year, Tootsie’s Cabaret Miami is a 74,000 square foot mega gentlemen's club located at 150 NW 183rd Street in Miami Gardens, close to Route 95 at the corner of Highway 441 and Miami Gardens Drive. Tootsie’s features three levels of VIP areas; abundant stage area seating; full bar service; lavish lunch, appetizer and dinner menus; and a 20,000 square foot Knockers Sports Bar. Tootsie’s gained national attention after being voted No. 1 adult nightclub in America in 2012 at the Las Vegas Adult Nightclub Expo. Tootsie’s is frequently featured in newspapers and on radio and television programs.

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Tootsie’s Media Contact

Joannie Knight at 305-651-5822 or

About Rick’s Cabaret

With 43 units, Rick’s Cabaret International, Inc. (NasdaqGM: RICK) is the leading hospitality company operating adult gentlemen’s clubs and sports bar/restaurants in the US. Adult clubs in New York City, Los Angeles, Miami, Philadelphia, Charlotte, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Houston, Minneapolis, Indianapolis and other cities operate under brand names such as “Rick's Cabaret,” “XTC,” “Club Onyx,” “Vivid Cabaret,” “Jaguars” and “Tootsie’s Cabaret.” Sports bar/restaurants, which also feature live entertainment, operate under the brand names “Bombshells” and “Pole Position.”

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Rick’s Media & Investor Contacts

Gary Fishman and Steven Anreder at 212-532-3232 or and