THIS CONTEST IS OVER. The winners were: TSD906, DRK204, G3173, FargoFranks, and Jess. Congrats to the winners and thank you for all the great entries!

Cigar Contest
This week’s giveaway features Miami Cigar Company‘s La Sirena. Spanish for Mermaid, La Serina is centered around the sea, with vitolas like Trident, Sea Sprite, King Poseidon, and 5×50 robusto The Prince. Even the box itself looks as if it were a sunken treasure chest!

This weeks contest theme is: Show us your smokin’ buddy

I’m sure we all wish we could have a mermaid as our smoking buddy, but sadly, that’s probably not the case (how would she even smoke in the water?). Nevertheless, we make do – whether it’s your pet, a friend, wife, whoever, whatever, we want to see your smoking buddy. As you may already know, at Cigar Dojo, you never smoke alone!

Now hold up! Before you go off and flood the Dojo with cat pictures, take a step back. We’re looking for cigar-themed photos featuring your smokin’ buddy, whether or not you include yourself in the photo is up to you. Show us who (or what) you smoke with and make sure you don’t cross those Dojo Rules.

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This week’s prizes will be selected by the Cigar Dojo staff as a random drawing from total accumulated entries. But that doesn’t mean we want to see your blurry 2nds! We’re looking for 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.

Photoshopped or not, we want original images! i.e., an image taken specifically for this contest and created from scratch (no old photos, no images from Google).

Cigar Smoking buddy

Master Sensei's cigar smoking buddy is Juanita the Tortoise.

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! This week’s contest will run from Monday, March 11th at 5PM (MDT) and will end Thursday, March 14th 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….

1st prize cigar giveawayBox of 20 La Sirena Robusto Cigars
Coming out of the famed My Father factory, this full box of hidden treasure will go to the lucky winner of this week’s contest! La Sirena cigars are dark, Nicaraguan, full-bodied cigars, with complex flavors that would please King Neptune himself.La Sirena box of robusto cigars Winner will receive a sealed, full box of La Sirena The Prince cigars.

Cigar Contest - cigar giveaway5-Pack of La Sirena robusto cigars
Second place aint nothing to scoff about, two runner-up winners this week will also be receiving a sampling of these toothy, full-bodied cigars. 5 pack of La Sirena cigars

This just in!

Miami Cigar Company is also awarding 2nd through 5th place in this contest a La Sirena T-Shirt! Thanks Barry!


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, March 11th, until 8:00 PM (MDT) Thursday, March 14th. 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 cigar smoking buddy

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 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 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 are ineligible. This contest is void where prohibited by law and subject to local, state and federal law. Only original images or original compositions will be considered in the final selections. 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!


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 Enjoying the finer things in life with my smokin buddy (aka wife). Hoping 2 win sum @LaSirenaCigars #ENTRY


I smoke cigars with my fish! Show @CigarDojo your smokin buddy 2 enter to win a box of @LaSirenaCigars #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.

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About The Author

Jordan Sumatra Samurai avatar
Managing Editor

I am the managing editor at Cigar Dojo, making sure all cigar reviews and articles meet the Dojo standards. Aside from my major passions (premium cigars and Kentucky Straight Bourbon), I enjoy photography/videography and video editing, as well as playing ice hockey and spending time with my family—which currently includes one boy, two girls, and one amazing wife.

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