CHICAGO — Titan Media has an abundance of activities planned for Memorial Day Weekend in Chicago to celebrate the 2016 Grabby Awards, which will be held at the Metro Theater on Sat., May 28.
Kicking off the weekend will be the Jailbreak Party, set for Fri., May 27 at 9 p.m. at Steamworks Chicago. A meet-and-greet with the TitanMen will be followed by a live sex show featuring Dirk Caber and Nick Prescott at 11 p.m.
"Jailbreak," which stars starring Jesse Jackman, is nominated for Steamworks Fan Favorite and Best Videography at this year's Grabby Awards.
On Sat., May 28, the men of Rough Trade will be appearing live at the Rough Trade Gear booth in the International Mr. Leather Mart, which is open to the public. Nick Prescott and Adam Ramzi will be featured from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., and Jackman and Dirk Caber will be featured from noon-4 p.m. From 2-5 p.m., Dallas Steele and David Benjamin will be featured.
Steele will co-host the Grabby Awards.
"The TitanMen brand received 18 Grabby Award nominations, making it the most nominated single studio brand in the 2016 Grabby Awards," a representative said. "TitanMen exclusive performers received an additional 13 nominations, bringing the studio's combined Grabby Award nominations to 31."
Presented by Grab Magazine for more than 20 years, the Grabby Awards are described as "the longest running gay adult video awards show in history."
After the awards show, the official Rough Trade After Party will be held at Chicago's Touche Bar at 6412 N. Clark St.. And on Sun., May 29, TitanMan David Benjamin will co-host the Post-Grabby Brunch along with Honey West at the North End Bar at 3733 N. Halsted St.