Courtesy of Smoke on the River
A cigar-sampling event benefiting the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy
is set for this weekend.
first-ever Smoke on the River festival is planned for 2-8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28 at Detroit's West Riverfront Park.
Aside from a selection of top cigar brands curated by La Casa Cigars, the fest also includes cocktails, a casino gaming tent sponsored by Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort, food trucks, and live music.
Musical entertainment includes jazz crooner Ben Sharkey at 2 p.m., mambo ensemble La Trio Escobar at 3:30 p.m., Motown and oldies hits from 313 The Live Experience at 5:30 p.m., and singer Sky Covington at 7 p.m.
VIP tickets are $225 and include early entry, 20 cigars, three drink tickets, and four food truck coupons. VIP Social tickets are $125 and include early entry, three drink tickets, and four food coupons.
General admission tickets start at $75 and include two drink tickets for specialty cocktails and spirits, as well as two food truck coupons.
More information is available at smokeontheriverdetroit.com
. West Riverfront Park is located at 1801 W. Jefferson Ave. at 10th Street and W. Jefferson Avenue in Detroit.
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