Rick's Cabaret to Present at IIF Recreation-Gaming Webcast Wed Oct 26, 10:30 AM ET

Webcast Alert: Rick’s Cabaret International Inc. Presentation at Informed Investors Recreation and Gaming On-line Investor Forum to be Webcast on Wednesday, October 26, 2005, 10:30 am ET

HOUSTON-October 24, 2005)-/Business Wire/- Rick's Cabaret International, Inc. [NASDAQ:RICK] will present at the following forum:

WHAT: Rick’s Cabaret International Inc. (NasdaqSC: RICK). Chief Executive Officer Eric Langan will give a presentation at the Informed Investors Recreation & Gaming On-line Investors Forum.

The keynote presentations will be from experienced industry analysts, Mr. Dan Ahrens, President of Ahrens Advisors and Mr. Bill Lerner, Senior Vice President at Prudential Equity Group, LLC.

WHEN: October 26, 2005 @ 10:30 AM Eastern Time

WHERE: http://www.informedinvestors.com/IIF/IIF_Forum.asp?ForumID=89499

HOW: Live over the Internet—Simply log on via the web at the address above.

CONTACT: Allan Priaulx, Investor Relations Manager, [email protected], (212)338-0050

If you are unable to attend the live event, the forum will be archived and will be available via the Informed Investors website at: http://www.informedinvestors.com/IIF/IIF_Forum.asp?ForumID=89499

About Rick's Cabaret
Rick’s Cabaret International, Inc. (NASDAQ: RICK, www.ricks.com) operates upscale adult nightclubs serving primarily businessmen and professionals that offer live adult entertainment, restaurant and bar operations. The company owns, operates or licenses adult nightclubs in New York City, New Orleans, Houston, Minneapolis and other cities under the names "Rick's Cabaret," "XTC," “Club Onyx” and “Hummers.” No sexual contact is permitted at any of these locations. Rick’s Cabaret also owns the adult Internet membership Web site, www.couplestouch.com, and a network of nine online auction sites for adult products under the flagship URL www.naughtybids.com. Rick’s Cabaret common stock is traded on the NASDAQ SmallCap market under the symbol RICK. For further information contact [email protected].

Forward-Looking Statements:
This press release may contain forward-looking information within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 that involves significant risks and uncertainties, and is subject to the safe harbors created by this section. Important factors that could cause actual results for Rick's Cabaret to differ materially from those indicated in this press release include the risks and uncertainties as to the future operational and financial results of our Web sites, conditions relevant to real estate transactions, the future operational performance of our partners, the laws governing the operation of adult entertainment businesses, competitive and economic factors, dependence on key personnel and the ability to manage operations. Rick's Cabaret has no obligation to update or revise the forward-looking statements to reflect the occurrence of future events or circumstances. Please refer to the documents Rick’s Cabaret files from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission, in particular the most recent quarterly reports on Form 10-QSB and annual report on Form 10-KSB, which are available at the Company’s website, www.ricks.com.

Rick's Contact: Allan Priaulx, 212-338-0050, [email protected]

Forum Contact: Cary Loeser, Informed Investors, 804-327-3407, [email protected]

Web site: http://www.informedinvestors.com