Seventh Annual Hoodie Awards Returns to Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay Aug. 15

Tickets to the seventh annual Hoodie Awards are now on sale for the Saturday, Aug. 15 ceremony at the Mandalay Bay Events Center.

The Hoodie Awards, hosted by Steve Harvey, is an award show like no other. The show honors local business establishments, religious and community leaders, churches and high schools for their contributions and excellence within various neighborhoods. This award show, best described as the Oscars with an urban beat, features a diverse and talented group of celebrities, actors, comedians and recording artists who present non-traditional awards to the stars of the community.

 The Freedom Party will be held Friday, Aug. 14 in the Mandalay Bay East parking lot and will feature food and entertainment.

WHEN: The Freedom Party: Friday, Aug. 14
7 p.m. – 4 a.m.

2009 Hoodie Awards: Saturday, Aug. 15
7:30 p.m.

WHERE: Mandalay Bay Events Center
Mandalay Bay
3950 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Las Vegas, NV 89119

TICKETS: Tickets priced at $125, $106.95 and $96.45 (not including applicable service charges) are now on sale and available at the Mandalay Bay Events Center box office and at all Las Vegas Ticketmaster locations (select Smith’s Food and Drug Centers and Ritmo Latino). Ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets also are available for purchase at or The Freedom Party is included in the ticket price.