The Tampa Cigar Week 2022
March 24 - 27, 2022


The Tampa Cigar week is an event for Tampa to show it is the capital of cigars for the United States. Cigar weeks are cigar-centric festival that are being put on in cities across the country to show their support for the cigar community, vendors will profit and receive exposure for their wears, venue partners get national exposure; and on a national level identifies Tampa, not just as a historical cigar city, but as the Capital.  The dates for this event will be March 24-27, 2022. We have partnered with local venues from small privately owned shops, large corporations, host hotel and celebrity frequented lounges and clubs, to make this event come to life. We are also including local DJ’s, restaurants, local services and historical sites. 

 

Ticket Options

General Admission  $150.00+tax+fee

Full Weekend includes swag bag access to main events does not include AC hotel networking event or JC Newman Tour

***SOLD OUT *** VIP with Party Shuttle Bus $350.00+tax+fee  ***SOLD OUT ***

Full Weekend includes VIP swag bag, special seating and access Friday's AC Hotel entrepreneur event Saturday JC Newman private tour VIP party bus access (don't have to buy the bus ticket separately)

***SOLD OUT *** VIP without Party Shuttle Bus $250.00+tax+fee ***SOLD OUT ***

includes VIP swag bag, special seating and access Friday's AC Hotel entrepreneur event Saturday JC Newman private tour

Party Shuttle Bus $200.00+tax+fee

Transportation to and from the AC hotel and The Godfrey hotel and all events. (only party bus banded attendees will be allowed to ride)

Event Details

Thursday - March 24, 2022 

7th and Grove (restaurant) - Kickoff event

A Vendor-centric meet and greet with cigar industry company owners, from the biggest families in the industry to accessory merchants. Patrons get the opportunity to mingle and shop in a relaxed setting with music, drinks and light hors d'oeuvres. Liquor sponsors will be doing tastings and pairings.

Ybor city (historical site) – Cigar crawl

Patrons will learn about the rich history of Ybor first hand, as they smoke hand rolled cigars, watch artisans craft cigars right in front of them, so they can appreciate the love that goes into each stick.  Patrons get to crawl through the historic streets of in search of cigars and drinks, while running a scavenger hunt from shop to shop to win a prize. 

Friday - March 25, 2022 

 The Cigar Castle (Cigar lounge) – Day party

The emersion in the cigar culture continues, party with cigar industry leaders, reps and accessory merchants. Patrons get the opportunity to sample wears and mingle in an upbeat setting with indoor and outdoor vendors, live music, drinks and catering for VIP patrons and food trucks for general admission from the local area. Liquor sponsors will be doing tastings and pairings.

VIP Tour JC Newman facility (VIP Only) – Mid day

VIPs will get to walk through the historic JC Newman factory enjoy the rich history and cultural contributions of this manufacturer, with a couple other surprises in store.

Friday Night Cigar Crawl - 5:00 PM

We are starting at one of Tampa’s hottest Cigar Lounges Davidoff of Geneva 1911. Feel the vibe of one of the largest humidors in Tampa with the most amazing liquor selections you will ever seen. We have the old school Cuban Lounge Vincent's, the up scale lounge in the International plaza, and Cigar’s Direct, an amazing online cigar purveyor based here in Tampa. Liquor and wine sponsors will be doing tastings and pairings. 

Saturday - March 26, 2022 

Findy’s (Cigar lounge) – Day party

What smoking a cigar in Florida should be, a true hidden gem, party with industry leaders, reps and accessory company owners. Patrons have opportunity to forget the world for a little at this incredible venue with indoor and outdoor options, live music, cigars and drinks and an awesome chef preparing some absolutely amazing food. Liquor sponsors will be doing tastings and pairings.

AC Hotel (VIP Only) – Entrepreneur Networking Event Mid day

Business focused meet and greet introducing entrepreneurs from across the country, getting to showing off services, capabilities and gaining new customers.  Entrepreneurs get to chat and talk shop while decompressing, having a drink and cigar while building their network over light hors d’oeuvres. Liquor sponsors will be doing tastings and pairings.

Blanco Cigar Company Warehouse (cigar manufacturer)– Night party

The Elite cigar party scene of Tampa, party with industry owners and reps. Patrons get to hang out and smoke with their new friends, shop a limited vendor list, dance to the Dj, drinks and smoke. VIP patrons get their own section where they will party with local athletes and celebrities.  A high-end item will be given to one lucky person by the end of the night. Liquor and wine sponsors will be doing tastings and pairings. Comedy performances by Caesar Bell & Spunky Robinson.

Sunday - March 27, 2022 

Grand Cathedral Cigars (Cigar lounge) – Day party

One more Tampa vibe basking in the warm sun and enjoying a Café con Leche and puffing on a cigar. Walking through a restored 100 year old church, patrons get to take their time as they prepare to go back to the normal rat race, not as friends but as a part of the Cigar family. 

 

Transportation Options

We are partnering with a local shuttle service to move patrons to and from events and hotel (Pre-Purchase Service).

Patrons will also be encouraged to use Uber and Lyft as transportation options.

 

The Tampa Cigar Week 2022

Ticket Options

General Admission  $150.00+tax+fee

Full Weekend includes swag bag access to main events does not include AC hotel networking event or JC Newman Tour

***SOLD OUT *** VIP with Party Shuttle Bus $350.00+tax+fee ***SOLD OUT ***

Full Weekend includes VIP swag bag, special seating and access Friday's AC Hotel entrepreneur event Saturday JC Newman private tour VIP party bus access (don't have to buy the bus ticket separately)

***SOLD OUT *** VIP without Party Shuttle Bus $250.00+tax+fee ***SOLD OUT ***

includes VIP swag bag, special seating and access Friday's AC Hotel entrepreneur event Saturday JC Newman private tour

Party Shuttle Bus $200.00+tax+fee

Transportation to and from the AC hotel and The Godfrey hotel and all events. (only party bus banded attendees will be allowed to ride)

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Hotel Accommodations

We have partnered with three Tampa area hotels for The Tampa Cigar Week 2022. Links to reserve rooms below.

AC Hotel Tampa Airport

4020 West Boy Scout Boulevard, Tampa, Florida 33607

Guests can also call 1-813-350-4020 with group name "Tampa Cigar Week Reception" to make a reservation over the phone.

Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas

7700 Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa, FL 33607

Guests can also call 1-877-734-3188 with group name "Midnight Affinity" to make a reservation over the phone.

Courtyard Tampa Westshore/Airport

3805 West Cypress Tampa, Florida 33607

Guests can also call 1-813-874-0555 with group name "Tampa Cigar Week" to make a reservation over the phone.

 

 

 

The Tampa Cigar Week 2022 event is for persons 21 years of age and older. No one under age 21 Years old will be permitted at any of the events/locations.

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