The 38th annual ceremony will be broadcast for the second time from the Las Vegas Hilton on Sunday, June 19 at 8/7c
"The best of daytime will be joined by the best of Las Vegas as some of the greatest entertainers in the world will join us for a celebration of all that is great about daytime television," said Jack Sussman, the network's executive vice president of specials, music and live events.
"It will be a primetime event for television honouring daytime's best with non-stop entertainment, guest star surprises and oh, yes, we'll give out a few awards as well."
Nominations will be announced on May 11.
The 37th annual Daytime Emmy Awards saw prizes being awarded to programmes including As The World Turns, which was cancelled by CBS in 2009, The Bold And The Beautiful, NBC's Today Show and The Ellen DeGeneres Show, while honours were also handed out to Dick Clark and Agnes Nixon.