The Fifth Annual StogieFest in Jacksonville, FL will be held from Friday, March 18 to Sunday, March 20th, 2016. StogieFest showcases over 20 cigar manufacturers, each giving out their finest cigars complimentary to all attendees
The Ninth Annual ProCigar Festival concluded its week-long celebration with a gala in Santiago’s Centro Español on Friday, February 26, 2016, that raised a record breaking $201,000 in a live auction, more than doubling the amount raised the prior year.
On the heels of the huge success achieved in recent years, Oettinger Davidoff celebrated its first ever international Tour Gastronomique, at Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic.
Produced in Colombia since 1913, Dictador Rum recently added a premium cigar line to help create the Dictador Experience and will be officially launching the cigars on the German market on the 10th of March at CigarWorld in Düsseldorf.
With cigar manufacturers Rocky Patel, Nish Patel, Nimish Desai, Arielle Ditkovich and Kendall Culbertson present, this one-of-a-kind-cruise will feature cigar seminars, cocktails and plenty of beach time.
The London Ladies Cigar Club will meet at the Hyde Bar at the Park Tower Hotel Knightsbridge on March 8, 2016 for an evening with Regius Cigars, Gin and Whiskies. The venue features an intimate lounge bar with an outdoor Cigar Terrace that resembles a Knightsbridge Townhouse garden.
Slovakian cigar importer My&Mi will host a cigar evening with Dunhill representative Steven Kron on February 15, 2016 in Bratislava to introduce the new Dunhill Heritage line to the market.
More than 70 of the world’s slowest cigar smokers from over 20 countries are expected to participate at the 7th Cigar Smoking World Championship this year. Taking place from September 2-4, 2016 in Split, Croatia, the Championship is the finale of qualification tournaments held in more countries than ever this year.
The Smoke Company, in association with Dramz Whisky Bar, is hosting a whisky and cigar event on 6 & 7 February in New Delhi, India as a prelude to a larger festival later this year. The carefully curated two day event will present guests with some of the best whiskies and cigars from around the world.
This year, the Davidoff Tour Gastronmique will visit the Dominican Republic, Switzerland, Germany, Luxembourg and Spain. The tour will kick-off at Casa de Campo Resort & Villas in the Dominican Republic with the Art & Gourmet weekend.
The schedule of the 18th Habanos Festival taking place from February 29th to March 4th will be complemented by events of the Womens International Cigar Club. WiCC will hold their annual lunch party on Friday 4th March in the lovely garden at Espacios, on Calle 10 in Miramar.
2016 looks to be an incredible year for cigar smokers. There will be more events across the United States this year compared to past years, and some long time favorites have had to switch venues because of expanded itineraries and ballooning attendance.