Cannabis Related Events & Festivals For 2016
Cannabis Events For The Remainder Of 2016
For the last few years, we have seen an increase in the number of cannabis related events taking place throughout the year. This is a quick list of those taking place from now until the end of this year. Please leave a comment below or visit us on Facebook to add one that we missed!
Reggae on the River | Aug 4-7, 2016 | Garberville, CA
Although not a Cannabis fest, Reggae is always somehow Cannabis related 🙂
A nice excuse to have fun with friends listen to the very good line up of musicians and enjoy your white widow for example.
Seattle Hempfest | August 19-21 | Seattle, WA
Seattle Hempfest advocates the decriminalization of marijuana for responsible adults, legal access to medical cannabis for patients who could benefit from it, and legal domestic hemp production.
Boston Freedom Rally | September 17-18 | Boston, MA
the Boston Freedom Rally is the official name of the largest annual gathering of pro-cannabis supporters on the East Coast, and is the second largest festival of it’s kind in the world, surpassed only by Seattle’s Hempfest.
Hempstalk | Sep 24-25, 2016 | Portland, OR
Portland’s annual Hempstalk Harvest Festival in Portland, Oregon advocates decriminalization of cannabis for medicinal, industrial, and recreational use. Founded in 2005 by The Hemp and Cannabis Foundation, the festival takes place on September 24-25 and features food vendors, live music, guest speakers and information booths.
In their own words “We are dedicated to promoting positive legal, social, and political change with information and action in support of cannabis (marijuana) and the many adults who use it.” More over there will be Bands, Speakers and a Parade/March.
CannaGrow Expo | October 29-30 | Denver, CO
Don’t miss this event! 25+ High-Impact Educational Sessions, 75+ Cultivation-Focused Exhibitors, 500+ New Friends. CannaGrow is intended for cannabis growers, grow managers, dispensary owners, and grow enthusiasts to explore the latest cannabis cultivation technology, tools, and techniques.
High Times Cannabis Cup | November (TBA) | Negril, Jamaica
The Cannabis Cup is one of the oldest Cannabis events. It attracts all kinds of Cannabis friends and professionals. The new trends in the industry are presented every year. New products are there to try and of course is a place to make good connections if you want to learn more about the different niches of Cannabis market.
The Emerald Cup | December 10-11 | Santa Rosa, CA
According to the events’ site “The Emerald Cup is Northern California’s premier destination for medicinal marijuana, while advancing the concept of sustainable, outdoor farming. Its reputation is firmly solidified as the largest, most respected, organic, outdoor, medicinal cannabis competition in the world. As a group, The Emerald Cup prides itself in bringing together experts and educators in the cannabis field to our fellow farmers, patients, and patrons each year. It is a community celebration that has grown to become a global movement honoring the year’s finest, organic, sun-grown, medicinal cannabis harvest.”