UPDATE: The National Cigar Day Virtual HERF has come and gone and it was a huge success. Cigars were both honored and smoked by the thousands. George23 and Drew_M were voted by the Dojo community as the winner’s of the contest.
Now all we can do is start counting the days until next years National Cigar Day.
What’s one thing every cigar fan loves? Easy – cigars! Okay so maybe that was a little redundant… But what you may not know is that tomorrow, February 27th, is National Cigar Day! And what better opportunity (excuse to smoke) for us to break out of this monotonous cold weather and join in the fellowship of our brothers and sisters of the leaf.
Being such a monumental national holiday, with importance rivaling that of President’s Day, Columbus Day, and St. Patrick’s Day, we will assume you’ll have been given a day off from work and your calendars cleared… And by that I mean, let’s smoke cigars all day! Whether you’re an early riser, or on the Vampire Crew, light up something you enjoy and let’s celebrate the magic of cigars!
Official Virtual HERF
Yes, fine cigars should and will be smoked all day long on the Cigar Dojo app, but the official Virtual HERF won’t be starting until 8PM EST (7PM CST, 6PM MST, 5PM PST). What’s a Virtual HERF? Much like it sounds, an incredibly massive amount of cigar smokers hanging out and smoking cigars at the same time (only virtual rather than physical)!
Grab your favorite smoke, your standby, or something new and light up with the Dojo for National Cigar Day.
And now for the contest details…
Show us your love for the leaf
Some examples of contest entries may be:
- Show your collection of stogies
- Show your cigar rarities
- Caress your cigar…
- Take your cigar out for a first date
- Show us what lengths you’d go to smoke your favorite stick
Warning: Cigar Dojo does not assume responsibility for injuries or accidents caused by this contest – Enter at your own risk
Read the rules below for more information!
How to enter
Post a picture showing how you love cigars on the Cigar Dojo app and make sure to include the hashtag #entry.
Note: Contest entries should be new, i.e. created for this contest. Any mention of Cigar Dojo in your entry pictures is encouraged – i.e. Cigar Dojo cards, drawings, computer screens, etc…
Be creative! We love to see interesting cigar pictures, use a cool camera effect, angle, filters, lenses, and lighting! Anything to make your image stand out.
An example of an entry might be as follows….
At Cigar Dojo, we are very thankful and appreciative of our members, and we want to pass on the appreciation in the form of free cigars! This week’s contest will run from Wednesday, February 26th and will end Thursday, February 27th at 9PM (EST). The winners will be announced during the virtual HERF on the Dojo app.
So let’s get started shall we?
And the PRIZES are….
5 pack of SOSA Cigars & Cigar Dojo T-Shirt
There will be TWO first place winners this week and each winner will receive a 5 pack of tasty SOSA cigars (3 SOSA 60’s and 2 Macabi Deluxe).
Each winner will also receive a special edition Cigar Dojo t-shirt which is sure to make anyone the envy of all the fellas down at the smoking lounge.
NOTE: This weeks winners will be picked by the Dojo staff. We will be judging the images on artistic quality and best overall image that fits in this weeks theme. Entries and extra credit will add to your chances, giving you a better shot at being picked.
Post your entries on the Cigar Dojo App and include the hashtag #ENTRY
When you post your #entry image in our cigar app, you are officially entered into this weeks contest! Simple eh? By posting an entry you are 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. 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.
Want to help out the Dojo? Post your entries on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (as well as Cigar Dojo of course) and try to include these four elements:
An example might be….
Show @CigarDojo how how much you love cigars on National Cigar Day @SOSACIgars https://cigardojo.com/?p=11262 #ENTRY
I love cigars so much my wife gets suspicious. NATIONAL CIGAR DAY Contest. Enter to win @CigarDojo @SOSACigars https://cigardojo.com/?p=11262 #ENTRY