From February 24th to 28th 2,200 enthusiasts gathered in Havana to celebrate cigar culture. The Habanos Festival ended with a record breaking 4,27 million Euros raised at the traditional humidor auction at the Gala Dinner. All activities during the festival offered some surprises for the attendees from more than 60 countries.
For the second consecutive year Habanos S.A. picks the Sunday preceding the Habanos Festival to present a new release to the specialised press. The Partagás Tropicales (175mm by 54) was presented at the Hotel Packard at Havana for a selected group of 70 journalists from more than 35 countries that are attending the festival.
Habanos, S.A. announces the dates of the 22nd Habanos Festival to be held in 2020
The 2019 edition of the Habanos Festival will be held from February 18 to 22, celebrating the 500 year anniversary of the Cuban captial.
The first edition of the Habanos Caribbean Fest, initiated by Caribbean Cigars, the Habanos distributor to many countries in the region, will take place on November 30th and December 1st 2018 in Curaçao.
In a press conference held in Havana, Habanos S.A. introduced the new releases for 2017 and officially announced the sales figures of the previous year.
Cuba will welcome cigar enthusiasts from all over the world from February 27 to March 3rd, 2017 to visit the capital Havanna, cigar factories as well as tobacco plantations in Vuelta Abajo.
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.
The 18th Habanos Festival taking place from February 29th to March 4th, 2016, will once again welcome Habanos lovers from all over the world to celebrate cuban cigars.