The XXII Festival del Habano is scheduled to open on February 24th in Havana Cuba. Each year the festival showcases featured brands throughout the festival. This year Habanos SA announced the featured brands will be Bolivar, Montecristo, and Romeo y Julieta.
For Montecristo, the brand is celebrating its 85th anniversary while Romeo y Julieta is celebrating its 145th. In addition, La Casa del Habano, the Habanos, S.A. franchise arm, will celebrate its 30th anniversary this year.
The featured brands will highlight each of the gala evenings. The Welcome Evening on February 24th will see the Bolivar brand highlighted and the cigar featured will be the Bolivar Reserva Cosecha 2016. More details of this cigar are forthcoming.
The gala on February 26th will feature the milestone celebrations of the Montecristo brand and La Casa del Habano. The final gala on February 28th will see the Romeo y Julieta brand showcased.