LAS VEGAS, Nov. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Entravision Communications Corporation (NYSE: EVC), a diversified media company serving Latino audiences and communities, today announced that it will host the second "Noche de Locura con Erazno y La Chokolata" on Tuesday, November 17, 2015. "Noche de Locura" will be hosted by Oswaldo Diaz, the vibrant, multi-talented performer and star of Entravision's marquee radio program El Show de Erazno y La Chokolata and will include special performances from the hottest regional Mexican and Banda artists topping today's charts, including Banda MS, Espinoza, Calibre 50, Banda Los Recoditos, and Codigo FN, among others. Doors open at 5:00 p.m.
"Entravision is thrilled to deliver the second 'Noche de Locura con Erazno y La Chokolata' and build on the enormous success of last year's premiere event," said Jeffery Liberman, Chief Operating Officer of Entravision. "El Show de Erazno y la Chokolata is one of Entravision's most popular programs and this exhilarating live event is a way for Entravision, its advertisers, and its top talent to connect with thousands of U.S. Latino fans in Las Vegas. This event reflects the appreciation we have for our listeners who have helped make 'Erazno y La Chokolata', Entravision's nationally syndicated marquee show, an overwhelming success."
This exclusive event, taking place in Paradise Hall at The Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, is in honor of the city of Las Vegas declaring November 23rd as the official Erazno y La Chokolata Day, and in commemoration of the show's twelve-year anniversary. Additionally, on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 12:00 pm, the Las Vegas Walk of Stars will honor Erazno with a Star on South Las Vegas Boulevard in front of the Paris Las Vegas Hotel.
"I'm beyond excited to be hosting the second annual 'Noche de Locura,' and deeply honored by the City of Las Vegas for their recognition and support in both distinguishing our show with an Erazno Day, and granting a Star on the Las Vegas Walk of Stars," said Diaz. "All of us at the Erazno show can't wait to throw another incredible party and give our fans a night they won't forget in the great city of Las Vegas."
Each day leading up to 'Noche de Locura,' a video of Erazno will be posted on www.elerazno.com singing the "song of the day" as part of a promotion for this event. Twenty grand prize winners will each win an all-expenses paid trip to Las Vegas, including two tickets to the private concert, two round-trip airfare tickets, a one-night stay at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino hotel and spending cash.
On Tuesday, El Show de Erazno y La Chokolata will broadcast live from Las Vegas with several surprise guests and artist interviews. Real-time updates from 'Noche de Locura', including photos and other highlights, will be posted on www.elerazno.com during the concert and on Twitter, using the hashtag #nochedelocura2015.
El Show de Erazno y La Chokolata is a top performing radio program on 80 affiliate stations in 68 markets covering 84% of Hispanics 18-49, including 9 of the top 10 Hispanic markets and 20 of the top 25 Hispanic markets. El Show de Erazno y La Chokolata includes characters Erazno, La Chokolata, and El Doggie, that tackle everything from news and health to love advice, using comedy to entertain listeners through skits and impersonations, engaging with their live audience during each show. The program is exclusively represented by Entravision Solutions.
About Entravision Communications Corporation Entravision Communications Corporation is a diversified media company with an integrated platform of solutions and services that includes television, radio, digital media and data analytics to reach Latino audiences across the United States and Latin America. Entravision has 58 primary television stations, including in 20 of the nation's top 50 Latino markets, and is the largest affiliate group of both the top-ranked Univision television network and Univision's UniMás network. Entravision also operates one of the nation's largest groups of primarily Spanish-language radio stations, consisting of 49 owned and operated radio stations, and Entravision Solutions, a national sales representation and marketing organization specializing in Spanish-language media platforms and radio networks. Entravision also offers a variety of digital media platforms and services, including digital content, digital advertising platforms, including the #1-ranked online advertising platform in Hispanic reach, according to comScore Media Metrix®, and data analytics solutions designed to maximize the opportunity for advertisers and marketers to connect with the growing Latino consumer market. Entravision shares of Class A Common Stock are traded on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol: EVC.
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