Date: November 2019
Author: Inspector Z

Registration for the Habanos Festival is now open. The festival will have its 22nd Edition in Havana, Cuba, from 24th to 28th February 2020. And you can register for the festival now. 

This year, the Habanos Festival will dedicate the opening night to the Bolivar brand. But there are also parties planned for the 30th anniversary of the La Casa del Habano franchise. And for the 85th anniversary of the legendary Montecristo brand. The gala-night will feature Romeo y Julieta, one of the most admired brands within the Habanos portfolio. Romeo y Julieta is celebrating its 175th Anniversary.

Habanos novelties and tours

The festival offers all in attendance the opportunity to learn the new Habanos novelties for 2020 first hand. And there are tours to tobacco fields and factories. The festival also offers international seminars, lectures, and practical sessions. There are tastings with wines, and of course the annual Habanos Sommelier competition.

On the closing night, the annual humidor auction for charity will take place. Some rare and unique humidors, handcrafted by skilled Cuban artists, will be up for auction. And the proceeds for the 2020 auction will be donated to the Cuban Public Health System. An internationally recognized band will close the night, but the name of the band has not been disclosed yet.

Ministry of Cigars - Registration for the Habanos Festival is now open


The only way to register is through Havanatur, the official travel agency for the Festival. But be aware, payment in USD is not possible. Bank transfers can only be accepted in euros. That’s the result of the embargo imposed by the American government. 

Havanatur takes care of the transfers from and to the airport. For the transport to the program of the festival. And the accommodation, including breakfast. The table below has the prices for the different hotels that Havanatur offers. In case the registration form doesn’t work, there is an option to contact Havanatur directly per email or phone

Ministry of Cigars - Registration for the Habanos Festival is now open

Mrs. Caridad Sagó –
Mr. Alexander Socorro
Telephone number: + 53 (7) 7201-9778


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