The 12th Encuentro Amigos de Partagas will be held from July 5-8, 2017 in the pictorial Italian town of Matelica. The cigar festival offers guests lots of educational seminars, cigar and rum tastings as well as parties and a gala dinner and has managed to attract an increasing number of international guests in the past years.
XII Encuentro Amigos de Partagas
July 5, 2017 – 9pm Welcome cocktails
July 6, 2017 – 4:30pm Seminar and workshop about literature and tobacco, book release. Vintage Reserve rum and vintage cigar tasting.
8:30pm Country party in the vineyard, traditional Cuban-Italian dinner with live entertainment
July 7, 2017 – 10am to 7pm Swimming pool party with seminars, lunch and tastings. Workshops and entertainment.
5pm Humidor Vintage opening and tasting with rum pairing. Guided tasting.
9pm Cuban party “Fiesta Cubana La Gozadera”
July 8, 2017 – 10:30am Meeting with local authorities, Cuban embassador, charity
4pm Tobacco seminar with guided tasting, rum and cigar pairing
5:30pm American vintage car parade through the city center
8:30pm Gala dinner with fundraising auction
Visit the festival homepage for further information and booking.