On February the 26th the XX Festival del Habano will start and it will be held, as usual, in Havana. CigarsLover will participate and specials articles will be made right after the Festival, with the newest releases and the latest from Cuba.
The Festival opens with the Welcoming Dinner at the Salón de Protocolo El Laguito. During the evening the attendees will witness the launch of the Cohiba Reserva Cosecha 2014, an exclusive product limited to 5.000 numbered boxes.
February 28 sees the celebration of the 20° Anniversary of the Festival del Habano, which is the focus of this years gathering. Guests will celebrate the anniversary in the Teatro Martí and in the Gran Teatro de Havana event hall.
This year as well there will be no shortage of already proven activities, such as visits to the tobacco plantations of the Vuelta Abajo region, visits to the most renowned factories, international seminars with theoretical lessons and practical sessions, the Habanosommelier International Contest and the Habanos World Challenge Contest.
The event will close, on March 2nd at Pabexpo, with the Gala Evening dedicated to the Partagas Línea Maduro. The soiree will be accompanied by the performance of the renowned group Orishas. Finally, and as tradition dictates, the Humidor auction will be held. As in previous years, all funds raised will be go to the Cuban public health system.