Clear your calendars and write down your holiday requests because two Big Smoke events are officially scheduled this year, and one of them is taking place at an entirely new location. Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest returns to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida for the second time, while Big Smoke Las Vegas weekend moves to Resorts World, one of the newest facilities to open on the famous Las Vegas Strip.
A happy guest receiving a cocktail from a Dewar mixologist at Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest. (Photo/Zak Bennett)
Scheduled for Saturday, May 28, Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest will be an amalgamation of two lifestyle shows brought together to combine the finest handmade cigars with exclusive whiskeys and rare vintages of Scotch, Bourbon, Rye and more. There are educational seminars on cigars and whiskey pairings in the morning followed by a celebration of the good life in the evening. Visit BigSmokeWhiskyFest.com for tickets and additional event details.
Big Smoke Las Vegas Weekend has found a new venue at swanky Resorts World Las Vegas and takes place November 11-12, with two nights of Big Smoke parties and a day of cigar seminars featuring some of the most big names in the world. the cigar industry and the publishers of cigar lover magazine. Visit LasVegasBigSmoke.com to purchase tickets or for more information.
Cigar seminars at the Las Vegas Big Smoke have become a tradition and sell out every year. (Photo/Jacob Kepler)
Whichever one you attend, the two Big Smokes put the cigar stars of the industry in the spotlight and offer the rare opportunity to meet them in person. Tickets for both events are on sale now.