AUSTIN, TEXAS, October 13, 2022 – SOUTHERN DRAW CIGARS, LLC today announced the date for the LIVE drawing of the GRAND PRIZE, 2nd and 3rd prizes and alternate winners on Black Friday, November 25, 2022, at 8:00 pm EST. The prize package is valued at over $250,000 and includes the grand prize, consisting of an all-expenses paid trip for two to Estelí, Nicaragua (options for travel 2023 and 2024 will be provided to winner for planning purposes), tours and instructions in the process of producing each hand made, premium cigar, selection of tobacco seed varieties, trips to the nursery, tobaccos fields and farms, curing barns, sorting rooms, fermentation rooms, rolling room and production floor, quality control process, aging room, quality and sorting of finished cigars, box press and other formats, banding, packaging and logistics required to import finished products. The grand prize package also includes access to and explanation of all tobaccos used in the PECCADILLOES blends, review of blending techniques, instruction into finalizing winners own blend, selection in size and format of winners cigar, access to design team for bands and packaging, and the production of 50,000 handmade cigars that will be produced, imported, marketed, and sold by Southern Draw Cigars, to benefit the charitable organization selected by the grand prize winner. Some restrictions apply.
2nd and 3rd prizes may include the following:
- All expenses paid trip with SDC family to a preselected vacation destination, 7 – 10 days including travel days, participation in sample and smoke of previously unreleased cigar blends and brands, food, beverages, lodging, and exciting family activities.
- Custom LUCCHESE boots, optional PECCADILLOES branding, hand sewn, stitched and one of a kind finest quality footwear.
- PECCADILLOES SWAG packs.
- Six alternative winners will also be selected and notified in the order they were selected, in case grand prize, 2nd and 3rd place winners do not respond within 7 days or accept the terms of the winners. Each remaining alternate will receive a PECCADILLOES SWAG pack.
Winners will be randomly drawn from over 9,000 entries to the contest, which have been received from January 2021 to November 23, 2022, and to date garnered an incredible number of entries for a crowd sourcing cigar project. All entrants may participate via Southern Draw, Facebook LIVE, – link provided below, and random drawing will be hosted by Tim Swanson of Cigars Daily, a participating retail partner. Winners will be notified by email, phone call, and/or social media handles and have 7 days from the drawing date to claim their prize and accept the terms of the winners.