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Big Smoke
Las Vegas

November 15-17, 2019

 

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March 23, 2019

 

 

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The three-day Big Smoke event includes two Big Smoke evenings and exciting daytime seminars with Cigar Aficionado editors and renowned cigar makers.

ALL ACCESS PACKAGE
Daytime Sit-Down Seminars

+ 2 Big Smoke Evenings (VIP)

WEEKEND PACKAGE
Daytime Sit-Down Seminars

+ 1 Big Smoke Evening (VIP)

BIG SMOKE EVENINGS

VIP Admission

General Admission

 

BIG SMOKE EVENINGS

Two unforgettable nights of exceptional premium cigars, spirits and food. Collect 30+ cigars while you enjoy talking to cigarmakers, mingling with other cigar aficionados, and smoking with friends.

2018 Premium Cigars

Aganorsa Leaf –
Casa Fernandez

Aging Room

Alec Bradley

Arturo Fuente

Balmoral Añejo XO

Bellas Artes by
A. J. Fernandez

Casa Turrent

Cohiba

Diamond Crown

El Artista

E.P. Carrillo

H. Upmann

Hamlet Paredes

Herrera Esteli

Illusione

Joya de Nicaragua

La Aroma de Cuba

La Aurora

La Flor Dominicana

La Palina

Macanudo

Mbombay-Gaaja

Micallef

Montecristo

My Father Cigars –
Don Pepin Garcia

My Father Cigars –
La Antiguedad

Nat Cicco

Nub

Oliva

Oscar Valladares

Padrón

Plasencia

Rocky Patel

Romeo y Julieta

Tatuaje

Ventura

2018 WEEKEND SEMINARS

TOP 3 CIGARS OF 2017

• Carlos Fuente Jr. presents the Arturo Fuente Eye of the Shark

• Jorge Padrón presents the Padrón Serie 1926 No. 2

• Jose Oliva presents the Oliva Serie V Belicoso

The New King: Nicaragua

A discussion about Nicaragua’s past, present and future with some of the country’s top producers.

Rocky Patel of Rocky Patel Cigars

 • Nestor Andrés Plasencia of Plasencia Cigars

 • Alejandro Martínez Cuenca of Joya de Nicaragua

 

Cult Cigars

A panel with cigarmakers who make some of the hottest cigars on the market.

Dion Giolito - Illusione

Pete Johnson - Tatuaje

Kyle Gellis -Warped Cigars

The State of
Cuban Cigars

Luncheon Presented
by Micallef Cigar

David Savona and Gordon Mott of Cigar Aficionado are joined by Fernando Domínguez, Premium Cigar Director of Imperial Brands to discuss Cuba's newest cigars, supply and demand, crop reports and much more.

Enjoy a delicious seated lunch hosted by Micallef Cigar. There will be cigars for everyone!

Cigar LoverS’
Breakfast

Roll Your
Own Cigar

Nicole Brisson, Executive Chef of Eataly Las Vegas, cooks up a delicious breakfast to pair with some of Oliva Cigar’s best smokes. Dewar’s breakfast cocktail included!

Learn to roll a cigar like a pro with Michael Giannini, General Manager and Creative Director of Ventura Cigars.

Rum & Cigars

Enjoy exceptional cigars from Altadis paired with a selection of premium rums from Bacardi Premium, Havana Club, and Santa Teresa.

Spirits

FAQ

What time do the Big Smoke Evenings start on Friday and Saturday nights?

5:30 PM: VIP Entry
6:30 PM: General Admission Entry
9:30 PM: Event Ends
The Big Smoke Evening events will take place in the Mirage Event Center

 

Can I smoke at the event?

Yes, cigars can be enjoyed in the ballroom at Big Smoke Evenings and in the Grand Ballroom during the daytime seminars.

 

Will there be food at the Big Smoke Evenings?

Yes, there will be a delicious buffet with hot and cold dishes for you to enjoy.

 

Can I purchase a ticket to attend a Seminar?

Seminars are included in the weekend package. Individual seminar tickets are not available.

 

Dress Code?

Be casual. Enjoy the night!

 

Additional Questions?

Send us an e-mail at events@mshanken.com. We will be happy to answer them!

 

 

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Must be 21 or older to attend. Event sponsor reserves the right to refuse admission to any applicant.

CIGAR AFICIONADO'S

THE MIRAGE

LAS VEGAS WEEKEND

Aganorsa Leaf –
Casa Fernandez

Aging Room

Alec Bradley

Arturo Fuente

Balmoral Añejo XO

Bellas Artes by
A. J. Fernandez

Casa Turrent

Cohiba

Diamond Crown

El Artista

E.P. Carrillo

H. Upmann

Hamlet Paredes

Herrera Esteli

Illusione

Joya de Nicaragua

La Aroma de Cuba

La Aurora

La Flor Dominicana

La Palina

Macanudo

Mbombay-Gaaja

Micallef

Montecristo

My Father Cigars –
Don Pepin Garcia

My Father Cigars –
La Antiguedad

Nat Cicco

Nub

Oliva

Oscar Valladares

Padrón

Plasencia

Rocky Patel

Romeo y Julieta

Tatuaje

Ventura