THIS CONTEST IS OVER! This weeks winners were poppab and thomaswelliver. Congrats to the winners and thanks for all the great entries.
Fans of the Garcia family get ready, because this week we’re giving away exclusive My Father cigars, created in honor of Atlantic Cigars 15th anniversary.
This weeks contest theme is: Show your favorite cigar pairing.
While not quite as popular as wine pairings or cheese pairings, a good cigar pairing can make all the difference in your smoking experience. It can be anything from bourbon and chocolate, to diet Coke and pizza. It’s a common practice of the cigar enthusiast to discover how these combos can bring out the subtleties in our favorite cigars. So grab a stogie and show us what you like to pair it with to enhance your smoke.
While this week’s prizes will be selected at random by the Cigar Dojo staff, we would like to see creative pictures: cool camera angles, interesting filters, good composition, anything you can do to make those images POP! Find your inner-artist and show the Dojo what you’ve got.
At the Cigar Dojo we are very thankful and appreciative of our members, we want to pass on that thanks in the form of free cigars! Round 15 will run from Monday, February 25th at 5PM (MDT) and will end Thursday, February 28th at 8PM (MDT). The winners will be announced at some point on Thursday night or on Friday afternoon.
So let’s get started shall we?
And the PRIZES are….
Box of 15 My Father Atlantic 15th Anniversary Robusto Cigars
This week’s first place winner will receive a full box of 15 My Father Atlantic 15th Anniversary robusto cigars (5.5″ x 52) courtesy of Atlantic Cigar Co. Atlantic Cigars had these stogies specially blended by Jaime Garcia to celebrate their 15th anniversary. Featuring a very similar blend as the original My Father cigar, this exclusive blend features a box-pressed version of one of the best cigars money can buy! The winner of this prize will also receive a sweet, retro-styled, Atlantic Cigar Co. T-shirt.
5-Pack of My Father Exclusive Cigars
Our second place winner this week will also receive a tasty sampling of these exclusive My Father cigars, courtesy of Atlantic Cigar Co. One 5-pack will be awarded along with an Atlantic Cigars T-shirt.
Follow the steps below to be entered into the prize giveaway. Each completed step will give you more chances to win the contest. Contest will run from 5:00 PM (MDT) Monday, February 25th, until 8:00 PM (MDT) Thursday, February 28th. The winners will be announced at some point on Thursday night or on Friday afternoon.
NOTE: This weeks 1st place winners will be picked at random as a drawing accumulated from all entries. Entries and extra credit will add to your total entries into the contest, giving you a better shot at being picked.
On the Cigar Dojo app post your best image of:
Your favorite cigar pairing
The contest takes place on the Cigar Dojo app. If you don’t yet have the cigar Dojo app on your smartphone, you can get information and download links here.
IMPORTANT: Please include the hashtag #ENTRY within the text of your entry.
Any reference to the CigarDojo in your image is worth extra to the judges. We like to see references to the Cigar Dojo because we would rather see images that were made for this contest rather than images that folks might had already taken in the past. You can enter twice per day for the duration of the contest. (Want more chances to win? See extra credit below)
When you post your image in our cigar app you are officially entered into this weeks contest! Simple eh? By taking the final step you are acknowledging that you have done all the steps necessary for entry and wish to be considered in this contest. You are also agreeing to the contest rules which are as follows:
Contest presented by CigarDojo.com. Estimated retail value of prizes $150.00. No substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent of prizes by any winner. No purchase necessary. Winners MUST email their name and shipping address to firstname.lastname@example.org. Must be 21 or older to participate. Odds of winning depend on number of customer entries, winners picked at random contestants may have multiple entries. Taxes and fees, if any, are the responsibility of the winner. Employees of CigarDojo.com are ineligible. This contest is void where prohibited by law and subject to local, state and federal law. We are not responsible for prizes that may become lost or damaged during shipping. Many will enter, few will win.
Sensei says…. Good luck to all who enter!
LOOKING FOR EXTRA CREDIT???
The following steps are OPTIONAL. To gain extra chances to win the contest.
1. Repeat the final step of the contest, i.e., each day you can post another picture in the CigarDojo app. (2 per day max)
2. Create your own status update for Twitter or Facebook which must include the following THREE elements:
An example might be….
@CigarDojo check out my cigar pairing! You can win a box of My Father cigars from @AtlanticCigar here: http://tinyurl.com/abuavjc #ENTRY
Post your favorite cigar pairing on @CigarDojo for a chance to win a box of cigars from @AtlanticCigar http://tinyurl.com/abuavjc #ENTRY
Remember, we want YOU to make up your own versions of those Tweets. You can make up a new status update everyday using those elements. Be creative and mix it up! It doesn’t matter what you come up with as long as it includes those three elements. (The URL above is the short link to this weeks contest.)
Each day during the contest you can retweet on Twitter or repost on Facebook 1 to 2 times to gain added entries into the contest.
If you have questions about the app or about the contest please comment below.