All the excitement of finding out whether Daniel Sedin can keep the Hart Trophy in the family and Tim Thomas can bring home the Vezina for the second time in three years can be experienced up close and personal by NHL fans amidst the one-of-a-kind atmosphere only Las Vegas can provide.

Tickets for the 2011 NHL Awards at the Pearl Concert Theater inside the Palms Hotel in Las Vegas are currently on sale via Ticketmaster.com at nhl.com/awardstickets and at the Pearl Concert Theater Box Office. Tickets include access to the 2011 NHL Awards show and the official NHL Awards Party, a cocktail reception to be held immediately following the show. Guests must be 21 or older to attend the NHL Awards Party.

The star power will be on hand, as in addition to Sedin and Thomas, such notables as Corey Perry, Nicklas Lidstrom, Jeff Skinner, Roberto Luongo, Pavel Datsyuk, Jonathan Toews, Zdeno Chara and Ryan Kesler will be hoping to claim awards that besides the Hart and Vezina include the Norris, Calder and Selke.

Official 2011 NHL Awards travel packages, including reserved tickets, accommodations at The Palms Hotel, souvenir gifts and more, are also available via Global Event Forum, the Official NHL Events Fan Package Partner, at nhl.com/fanpackages.

For a chance to join the party in Las Vegas, fans can also visit vegas.nhl.com to enter to win a trip for two to the 2011 NHL Awards, including round trip airfare for two, two night's hotel accommodations in Las Vegas and two tickets to the 2011 NHL Awards and official NHL Awards Party. Fans must be 21 or older to enter the contest. Visit vegas.nhl.com for complete contest rules.