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The Fort Worth Public Library Foundation

The Cigar Smoker

May 5, 2021

As unique as Fort Worth itself!

A signature event for the past 24 years, The Cigar Smoker showcases premium cigars, fine wines and spirits, three-course dinner, silent and live auctions, tastings from local distilleries, a Cuban cigar roller, and much more.

This Gala is held in dedication to the life and memory of Will A. Courtney, Sr.

DATE & TIME

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 | 6:00 PM Cocktail Reception | 7:00 PM Program & Dinner

LOCATION

The Fort Worth Club, 306 West 7th Street, 12th Floor, Fort Worth, TX 76102

BENEFITING

Founded in 1993, The Fort Worth Public Library Foundation provides funding support for the Fort Worth Public Libraries and the Foundation’s LaunchPad College Application Mentoring program. What’s Our Why?

FEATURES

A signature event for the past 24 years, The Cigar Smoker showcases premium cigars, fine wines and spirits, three-course dinner, silent and live auctions, tastings from local distilleries, a Cuban cigar roller, and much more.

DRESS

Business Attire

EVENT CO-CHAIRS

Corrie Hood-Howard and Varun Mallipaddi

EVENT COMMITTEE

Chris Baker, Jonathan Berry, Jana Harris-Campbell & Zachary Campbell, Jared Clarke, Drew Davidson, Michael Enochson, Rachael Garnett, Kyle Johnson, Toni Lunsford, John McKenzie, Victoria Puente-Peters, Beth Pulliam, Roy Russell, Lucas Sawyer, JR and Amy Tritton, Glenn Williams

TICKETS + SPONSORSHIPS

Sponsorships, In-kind, and Underwriting Opportunities Available
Table of 8: $2,200
Individual Ticket: $300

Join Us Virtually!

Unable to attend live event? Join us from home.
The Silent Auction will go live Wednesday, April 28th, and close at the event on Wednesday, May 5th.
Live Stream will begin with our program.

MAIN CONTACT

Janine Hogan, Event Coordinator
469-224-7919 | Smoker@fwlibraryfoundation.org

Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors

Winston Churchill Sponsor

George Burns Sponsors

Media Sponsor

Supporting Sponsors & Partners

Health & Safety Policy:

The well-being and comfort of our guests are our highest priority. We will continue to refine and update this plan per government/The Fort Worth Club regulations. We will keep you updated and informed as things change. For more information, please email smoker@fwlibraryfoundation.org.

Our commitment to promoting safety and health includes:

  • Limiting attendance and table size to account for social distancing
  • Masks optional for attendees (Fort Worth Club staff/servers will continue to wear masks & have daily temperature checks for the safety of our guests)

Cancellation Policy:

If a change in government regulations results in the prevention of, restriction or inference with, or commercial impracticality of FWPLF’s event, FWPLF will contact the purchaser within 30 days of such notice to supply the purchaser with refund options.