Rick's Cabaret Celebrates Six Years In New York City With A Four-Day Party Starting Tuesday, October 18th

More than 100 Beautiful Entertainers Will Thank Their Customers with Dancing and Hourly Prizes

NEW YORK CITY – (October 11, 2011) – Rick’s Cabaret New York City plans a gala four-day party starting Tuesday, October 18th to celebrate the sixth anniversary of its midtown Manhattan gentlemen’s club. The three-story cabaret is the flagship location of publicly traded Rick’s Cabaret International, Inc. (NASDAQ: RICK), the nation’s leading group of upscale gentlemen’s clubs with 22 locations nationwide.

Rick’s Cabaret NYC, which opened in the fall of 2005, is located at 50 West 33rd Street between Fifth Avenue and Broadway, across the street from the Empire State Building and one-block from Madison Square Garden and Penn Station. Admission to the parties is free with an invitation, which can be obtained at the club or by emailing [email protected]

With more than 100 “Girls of Rick’s” entertainers on hand, the anniversary parties will spread over all three floors of the stylish club and its roof-top smoking lounge, with happy hour drink specials up to 10 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, with prizes awarded nightly to guests every hour from 6pm to 10 p.m.

On Wednesday evening October 19th Howard Stern Show characters "Ronnie the Limo Driver" and "Sal the Stockbroker" will be special guest hosts of the party.

Rick’s Cabaret, which has been honored as No. 1 gentlemen’s club in the Northeast at the annual Gentlemen's Club Owners EXPO and has been selected consistently as the top strip club in New York City by a variety of magazines and websites.

“Our anniversary parties are always a great event because they give us a chance to do something special for our loyal customers and welcome new guests who haven’t yet experienced an evening with the most beautiful girls in New York City and the most welcoming hospitality of any club in the region,” said Ken Sistrunk, general manager of Rick’s Cabaret NYC. “We have continued to grow steadily, month after month, for all of our six years, so our anniversary events are always special for us.”

About Rick’s Cabaret: Rick’s Cabaret International, Inc. (NASDAQ: RICK) subsidiaries operate 22 adult nightclubs nationwide serving primarily businessmen and professionals. The clubs offer live entertainment, dining and bar operations. Nightclubs in New York City, Miami, Philadelphia, Charlotte, Dallas, Houston, Minneapolis and other cities operate under the names including "Rick's Cabaret," "XTC," “Club Onyx” and “Tootsie’s Cabaret”. Sexual contact is not permitted at these locations. Rick’s Cabaret also operates a media division, ED Publications, and owns the adult Internet membership Website couplestouch.com as well as a network of online adult auction sites under the flagship URL naughtybids.com  Rick’s Cabaret common stock is traded on NASDAQ under the symbol RICK. For further information contact [email protected]  or visit www.ricksinvestor.com.

Contact: Allan Priaulx, 212-338-0050, [email protected] ; or Lonnie Hanover, 212-242-6090, [email protected]