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28/02/2015

Paris Hilton and Naomi Campbell attend the Gala Dinner

The event closes with the launch of the Montecristo 80 Aniversario vitola, tasted for the first time by attendees

The traditional Humidors Auction raised more than 740,000 dollars, which will be donated in full to the Cuban Public Health System

 

26/02/2015

The Habanos Festival has reached its halfway point with a night devoted to this prestigious network of franchised points of sale all over the world

The United Kingdom, Brazil, and Cuba have reached the Habanosommelier International Contest final 

The participants' senses experience pairings between Habanos and national and international gastronomic products 

26/02/2015

The H. Upmann and La Corona factories were chosen for the traditional grand tour planned for those attending the Habano Festival around the facilities where the world’s finest cigars are hand-rolled

26/02/2015

Although the Auction of the Habanos Humidor took place for the first time in 1994, it is also a good occasion to celebrate this event that by its own right has become one of the most important moments of the Habanos Festival.

26/02/2015

The contest to get the longest burning ash drew once again one of the largest turnouts at the Habano Festival. This Friday, winners will be announced

26/02/2015

A master lecture entitled “Habanos and the Arts: Fire Kisses”, penned by David Kesell, was presented by Antonio Fernandez, an art critic with over 40 years of experience under his belt and a member of the National Association of Fine Arts attached to Cuba’s League of Writers and Artists

25/02/2015

The 25th anniversary of La Casa del Habano was celebrated with a special function in which the 20 founding houses of this major franchise were honored

25/02/2015

From the Intl. Conference Center in Havana, guests who attended a Master Lecture entitled “150 Years of Cigar Factory Readers” –some blandishing jackknives and others slightly thumping the tables with their hands- took part in the ritual of this traditional activity that has lived out in the Cuban cigar factories

25/02/2015

“It’s always a pleasure to have you around here every year,” said Jorge Luis Fernandez Maique, Marketing vice president with Habanos S.A. during the opening of the 17th Habano Festival’s International Seminar

25/02/2015

The Master Lesson on Hand Rolling, held within the framework of the 17th Habano Festival, gathered scores of enthusiasts eager to delve deeper into the secrets of making the world’s finest cigars