Many cigar events in the US attract cigar lovers from all over the country. We are listing here some of the famous cigar events. These events happen every year. Are you a passionate cigar lover? Then you might be already following it, but If you are new to the cigar culture, you should definitely start following them.
The Great Smoke
Houston Cigar week
Queen city Cigar fest
Brew City Cigar Festival
Rocky Mountain Cigar Festival
Atlanta Cigar week
The Big Smoke
Ybor City Cigar Heritage Festival
Black cigar festival
PCA Annual Convention
In the last two years, we saw that the momentum of the business was affected by the pandemic, and many cigar events were cancelled or postponed, but this year, they are back with a bang.
The Great Smoke: Smoke Inn of Florida hosts the great smoke every year in February, one of the US top cigar events. The event theme in 2022 is “The Last Luau,” with two participation options: Virtual and Live In-person. Great smoke 2022 is scheduled to begin on February 24 this year with two days of pre-event parties and the main event on 26th, followed by a post-event party on 27th for more details, visit https://www.thegreatsmoke.com
Queen city Cigar fest: Charlotte city is also nick-named Queen city in honor of Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, the queen consort of British King George III during the time of the city’s founding.
The second annual of Queen city Cigar fest starts on May 18 and ends on May 22, 2022. More than 800 people from all walks of life participated in last year’s event. For more details, visit https://queencitycigarfest.com
Houston Cigar week: This event kicked off in 2021 on Memorial Day. It is one of the biggest cigar festivals in the fourth largest cities in America. The founders include SODO, Spades Cigars™, Westside Smokers, For Smokers Only, John of BIC Crew in collaboration with Texas Cigar Aficionados.
In 2022 the event is scheduled for May 24. Over four thousand cigar enthusiasts join for the week-long celebrations with more than 15 cigar events. Get more details at https://www.houstoncigarweek.org
Brew City Cigar Festival: This event started in 2013 by Metro Cigars and Au Contraire Event and conducted every year since then in Milwaukee. This event is for Cigar lovers to meet, eat, drink, smoke, and relax; You also can buy premium cigars at a good price. This year’s event is scheduled to run on Saturday, August 20, 2022, at Bavarian Bierhaus, Milwaukee. For more details, visit https://www.brewcitycigarfestival.com
Rocky Mountain Cigar Festival: Rocky mountain cigar festival started in 2009. The event is conducted in August every year at Omni Interlocken Resort in Broomfield, Colorado. This event attracts more than two thousand cigar fans from all across the US. They have various ticket options that you can choose from. This year 2022, the event is scheduled for August 27. For more details, visit https://rmcigarfestival.com
Atlanta Cigar Week: Atlanta Cigar event was founded in 2017. The founders are Henry Stokes, Octavia Toliver, and Tony Hall. Atlanta Cigar Week aims to bring together the cigar enthusiasts for a whole week of networking and educational events while showcasing the great cigar culture of Atlanta.
2022 is their sixth annual festival and will start on September-12 and end on September-18. For more details, visit https://atlantacigarweek.com
The Big Smoke: Every year, Cigaraficionado magazine conducts a cluster of events named “The Big Smoke,” but they conduct the grand “Big smoke” event in Las Vegas. In 2021 the event was delayed and finally ran from November 5 to 6. The date of the event in 2022 is yet to be announced so you can keep track at https://www.cigaraficionado.com/events
Cigar Heritage Festival: also known as Ybor City Cigar Heritage Festival, is one of the largest Cigar festivals in Florida. Cigar City Magazine revived the festival in 2015 and at Ybor City, also called the Cigar City. The cigar industry was brought into the city by Vincente Martinez Ybor in 1985, and the town is named after him. Tampa was once known as the cigar capital of the world.
Cigar Heritage festival is conducted every year, and in 2022 it is scheduled in December. See more details at https://www.cigarheritagefestival.com
Black cigar festival: Black cigar festival started in 2019 in Houston, TX. Their tagline is celebrating the melanin in Cigars. Last year the event was conducted on July 23 and 24. They are yet to announce the schedule for 2022. Keep track at http://blackcigarfestival.com
PCA Annual Convention: This is one of the most anticipated events. It’s mainly business-focused with trade shows and exhibitions. This event is for the people in the Cigar Business to showcase and sell their product, enhance the business network for new deals. This year the convention will happen in Las Vegas between July 8 and July 22. More details at https://premiumcigars.org