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How to Choose the Right Cigar for the Bachelor Party

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Selecting a stoagie, choosing a cigar, or picking a puffer carries some weight in man circles. Grabbing a cheapie roll of tobacco can dent that carefully crafted mojo you’re trying to establish. We’ll help you avoid the old shoe smelling mistakes and guide you toward the good stuff.

To start Everyone thinks Cuban’s are the ultimate in cigars. For one they are illegal(could add mojo), overrated and I am sure one of your friends would not recognize a true Havana cigar even if Castro himself showed up. And yes, Castro has showed up on a couple of our bachelor parties. Here’s some knowledge to help you avoid newbie mistakes:

Where they make good cigar: Nicaragua, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica and Honduras.

Mild or Strong – This is the flavor and aroma of the smoke,  a powerful, heavy cigar’s taste can disappear quicker than you’d expect.

Size – there are several sizes, for the occasion choose something substantial like a Robusto or Corona, Churchills look cool, but they are huge!

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Chug, swig, and shotgun your way to Marital Bliss

Chug, drink, gulp, guzzle, quaff, slug, swig, swill, hammer, or shotgun; It’s your bachelor party so pick your technique. We’ll make sure you have the chance to partake at some of your area’s best beer destinations.

You can customize your tour, whether you take the luxury route of a limo or hop on a passenger van, whether you choose 2 or 4 breweries or you want to go on a 5 hour beer connoisseur tour – the choice is yours.  Your knowledgeable guide is dedicated to educating you on how craft beer is created, developed, embraced, enjoyed and consumed (with the help of the brew masters)….. Oh yeah, and to making sure you’ve always got a cold one in hand.

Here are a few of our bachelore party packages:


Are you a beer girl?

We know you are a rare and fabulous breed, and we think you should celebrate your love of foam while celebrating your upcoming wedding! Tell your girls to suspend any carb-counting for the day and gather for a private beer fest at your bachelorette party.

Beer Goggles – In home beer tasting followed by a 3 course meal in town

FireFly Group Events – Are we Dancer or are we Human…

Meet Nadine, a brit from London, a world wide travel consultant, a kayak guide, kayak outfitter manager, team building facilitator, photographer, and a traveler to over 50 countries.  She decided to take her life into her own hands and created FireFly Bachelor and Bachelorette Events with her business partner James Bennett. Now she’s taking on the world one bachelor and bachelorette party at a time while soaking up the California sun.
Meet James, born and bred American, a man of many talents, ranging from web designer, programmer,  and swing dancer to photographer, team building facilitator, entrepreneur and ropes course director (the list goes on).  He loves leading groups, organizing events, and putting on a show. And ladies… he’s not too bad on the eyes.
Together they’re redefining how we do bachelor and bachelorette parties here in America.

Welcome to our blog, we will be featuring a collection of wedding specialists that we love, DIY projects that are do-able, bachelor and bachelorette stories, tips & advice.  We will feature guest bloggers and anything else that catptures our interests & inspires us – great music, fun events, where we went for our holidays. So welcome, bonjour, bienvenidos, and hello!

To kick it all off we thought we’d share the driving forces behind FireFly:

Meet Nadine, a brit from London, a world wide travel consultant, a kayak guide, kayak outfitter manager, team building facilitator, photographer, and a traveler to over 50 countries.  She decided to take her life into her own hands and created FireFly Bachelor and Bachelorette Events with her business partner James Bennett. Now she’s taking on the world one bachelor and bachelorette party at a time while soaking up the California sun.

Nadine in the Snow

Nadine in the snow above Interlaken, Switzerland

Meet James, born and bred American, a man of many talents ranging from web designer, programmer,  and swing dancer to photographer, team building facilitator, entrepreneur and ropes course director (the list goes on).  He loves leading groups, organizing events, and putting on a show. And ladies… he’s not too bad on the eyes(Ughhh).

James in India

James(in brown) with some of the locals in Varkala, India

Together we’re redefining how America does bachelor and bachelorette parties. We offer fun & unique party ideas in the form of packages for your bachelor or bachelorette party. Whether you’re interested in chocolate making and pole dancing or beer tasting and paintball, we’ll help you organize everything. We’ll book the vendors, collect the money, and do all the research for you. Simple, easy, and hassle free!

Make sure you check out the website for FireFly Group Events at http://www.firelfygroupevents.com