Rick's Cabaret NYC Will Honor Its Patrons With A Gala Holiday Party December 15th

NEW YORK CITY - (December 1, 2010) – Rick's Cabaret NYC, named the #1 strip club in New York City by Playboy, will honor its loyal patrons on December 15th with a gala all-day-all-night holiday party. The cabaret is part of the Rick's Cabaret International, Inc. [NASDAQ-GM:RICK] group of upscale gentlemen's clubs.

"It's our way to saying thanks to the great guests who have made us the top club in the city," said Ken Sistrunk, general manager of the elegant club and steakhouse located at 50 W. 33rd Street between Fifth Avenue and Broadway. "They are why we've become a favorite hang-out of celebrities and pro athletes, businessmen, tourists and others who love beautiful women."

Entertainers at the club will wear (and mostly remove) holiday-themed gowns and the club will be decked out with a festive décor. Guests will enjoy discounted drinks throughout the day and night on all three floors of the club and its heated rooftop smoking deck.

Rick's Cabaret NYC will open at 11 a.m. on December 15th and serve the club's famous $10 three-course gourmet lunch until 3 p.m. Dinner will be served at its highly praised steak house until 4 a.m.

About Rick's Cabaret:
Rick's Cabaret International, Inc. (NASDAQ: RICK) is home to upscale adult nightclubs serving primarily businessmen and professionals that offer live entertainment, dining and bar operations. Nightclubs in New York City, Miami, Philadelphia, New Orleans, Charlotte, Dallas, Houston, Minneapolis and other cities operate under the names "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 www.couplestouch.com as well as a network of online adult auction sites under the flagship URL www.naughtybids.com. Rick's Cabaret common stock is traded on NASDAQ under the symbol RICK. For further information contact ir@ricks.com.

Contact: Allan Priaulx, 212-338-0050, allan@ricks.com; or Lonnie Hanover, 212-242-6090, lh@media928.com.