frequently asked questions

San Diego is a highly trafficked tourist town, particularly during the summer time. Please make proper hotel accommodations ahead of time.  There are several hotels within 10 minutes of Lord Puffer Cigars. Coming with a group?  Please consider Airbnb as well! 


Here are some nearby hotels for your reference.
-Holiday Inn Express & Suites San Diego - Escondido
-Hampton Inn San Marcos
-Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego North San Marcos
-Hyatt place San Diego Vista & Carlsbad
-Lakehouse Hotel & Resort

IF I PRE-REGISTERED, DO I NEED TO BRING AN ENTRANCE TICKET?

For everyone who preregistered (VIP / GENERAL ADMISSION) no ticket will be required for entrance.  Please bring a form of photo identification that matches the name you have preregistered with when you purchased your tickets online.

can I bring pets?

Is that a question? Of course! Smoking will be allowed in every corner!

Fuente Fever is intended for mature audiences only. Please make proper arrangements for children as no one under 21 is admitted. 

what if it rains?

Firstly, we are in Southern California so the likelihood of a summer thunderstorm will be slim. However, rain or shine, Fuente Fever will go on!

IS THERE A DRESS CODE?

WILL FOOD BE PROVIDED?

Street parking is at a first come first serve basis. Due to the high volume of attendance, a designated parking lot will be available for all guests. The Designated parking area is located at the Escondido Police and Fire Department on 1163 Centre City Parkway Escondido, California 92026. 


Roundtrip Shuttle service will be provided from the Escondido Police Station to Lord Puffer Cigars every 10-15 minutes.  Please wait at the designated waiting area underneath the white tent at the Escondido Police Station for shuttle service pick up.

Lord Puffer Cigars is a 6,000 sqft building located in Escondido, California. Fuente Fever festivities will be held indoors and outdoors. The live band will be on a stage located outside surrounded by tented and non-tented areas for guests to smoke and enjoy their time with fellow cigar enthusiasts. We will have several stands for food and beverages for purchase.


PLEASE NOTE: Only those who have purchased VIP tickets will have access to the VIP patio and private indoor smoking lounge.  General Admission will be allowed to enjoy the outside facilities only.  

HOTEL & ACCOMMODATIONS

what is the age requirement?

WHERE SHOULD I PARK?

Just like normal Lord Puffer Style, we will be barbequing and smoking a variety of meats!  Food will be available for purchase.

WILL SMOKING BE ALLOWED?

WILL THERE BE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES?

IF I DID NOT PRE-REGISTER, CAN I PURCHASE TICKETS AT THE DOOR ON EVENT DAY?

What is the space like?

It’s a Summer Saturday in Southern California! Be comfortable!!!  Dress casual and light. Men, Guayaberas and Tommy Bahama shirts will suffice, Ladies sundresses are more than welcome! 

Due to the high volume of attendees, pets are not permitted during this event.  State recognized service animals are always welcome.

Yes! It is not a Fuente Fever without adult cocktails! Beverages, cocktails & wine will be available for purchase. VIP Guests will have access to a full bar while General Admission will have access to a Beer and Wine bar.

2019 Fuente Fever is the largest West Coast Fuente event and entrance is based on limited availability / first come first serve.  


VIP tickets - will only be available to the first 100 who sign up.  Should space be available the day of the event, tickets will be available on a first come first serve basis and may be purchased at the door.  ****You are only guaranteed a VIP Ticket if you pre-register!****


General Admission tickets - tickets will be available at the door for purchase. Space is not guaranteed.