National Cannabis Festival
An event celebrating the successful integration of legalized cannabis into our nation.
When: April 20th, 2019. 12pm – 8pm.
Where: RFK Festival Grounds, Washington DC.
What: A concert, exhibit fair, contests, education, food, and celebration of the national cannabis culture.
Who: In addition to many high profile speakers and educators, the concert will feature many great artists including Ludacris and Action Bronson, Backyard Band, Stykers Posse, Black Masala, and DJ Farrah Flosset.
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The American CBD Expo has something for everyone intrigued or immersed in the CBD industry.
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Terps and Tech
CNvest will choose 16 of the most innovative entrepreneurs and give them a chance to pitch their ideas to major investors in the industry. It’s the ultimate cannabis networking opportunity.
When: April 9th, 2018. Applications for investors closes February 16th.
Where: The McEnery Convention Center, 300 Almaden Boulevard, San Jose, CA 95113
What: This networking opportunity will focus on cannabis science and technology startups. Come to meet entrepreneurs, explore new sectors of the cannabis industry, and discover emerging trends.
Who: 16 of the most innovative new startups will get their chance to pitch their ideas to investors, industry leaders, and canna-thusiasts and receive valuable feedback.
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The Only National Seed to Sale Show
The National Cannabis Industry Association is putting on the only national show dedicated to the best practices, science, and new technology for growing cannabis from seed to sale.
When: February 7-8, 2018
Where: Denver, Colorado
What: Two full days of information on the newest innovations in growing, extracting, infusing, marketing, and retailing of cannabis. This event has something for everyone with the thee dedicated learning tracks: Cultivation, Infused Products & Extractions, and Business Strategies & Innovation.
Who: More than 3000 industry professionals will gather to share their newest discoveries in the cannabis industry. In addition to the panel style discussion with industry experts, keynote speaker Tony Magee (Founder and CEO of Lagunitas Brewing Company) will share their expertise on the emerging cannabis industry.
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The Blinc Group’s Launch Party Started with a Bangin’ Party on a Super Yacht
On October 18, 2017, under the dazzling lights of the NYC skyline, The Blinc Group kicked off their official launch with a rockin’ super yacht party. Vapor and cannabis leaders, entrepreneurs, investors and influencers from all over the world joined together to celebrate and take over the night on the super yacht named the Hornblower Hybride. The party left from New York City’s Pier 15 and the event was filmed and photographed by The Blinc Group media team, which also shared the event with the world through its Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts. Continue reading The Blinc Group Announced Their Opening on a Super Yacht!
Cannabis Cuisine, A Cerebral Experience
How legal California cannabis is shaping culinary arts and commanding attention this summer festival season.
When: August 12th and 13th, 2017
Where: Malibu, California
What: In this two-day event, more than 40 vendors will be surrounded by a marijuana farmers market, a speaker series, yoga, spa treatments, music and food, all for your enjoyment!
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California Cannabis Country Fair
When: July 21st – 23rd 2017
Where: The Black Oak Ranch, Laytonville, California.
What: The first inaugural Cannabis Country Fair will combine traditional country fair experiences with the newly unified community of cannabis.
Who: Cannabis farmers, wellness enthusiasts, industry educators, chefs and musicians will all contribute to this weekend of fun. Many big-name music groups will light up the stage, including: Thievery Corporation, Portugal, The Man, Beats Antique, White Denim, Allen Stone, Anders Osborne, Jamestown Revival, Katchafire, Lyrics Born, and more to be announced. This event is only open to medical marijuana card holders.
Find out more information and get your tickets here!
PDX Hempfest Expo
Seattle HEMPFEST and the Oregon Hemp Convention join together for a new event: The PDX HEMPFEST Expo.
When: June 10th, 2017. 8am- 8pm.
Where: The Portland Expo Center: 2060 N. Marine Drive, Portland, OR 97217
What: Continuing the tradition of Seattle HEMPFEST, The Portland Expo Center will be lit up with educational presentations, cannabis business development strategies, networking with industry leaders and of course, a day full of hemp-themed fun.
Who: A plethora of cannabis experts will be speaking about a wide variety of topics. From testing to investing to growing to owning, attendees will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge of the newest budding industry.
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The 420 Games is back in 2017 to promote a healthy and happy lifestyle for all
When: 8 am – 2 pm. April 1st, 2017
Where: Los Angeles, California. The Pier North Lot 1
What: A 4.20 mile course, educational speeches, a beer tasting from Lagunitas Brewery, music and other unique athletic events. What more could you ask for? The 420 games travels to Colorado, Washington, Oregon and is stopping here in California to break the stereotype of a lazy stoners brought about during marijuana prohibition.
Who: Anyone and everyone are invited to join in on the fun. You don’t have to consume marijuana to come show your support and have a great time. The Grow Division partners with the 420 Games to put on this fantastic event. Those who register for the race will receive a medal and entrance to the 420 Village.
The 420 games is an awesome experience for anyone who wants to include cannabis in an active lifestyle. For more information check out our recap of last year’s Seattle event here.
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The California Green Rush: How to Get Involved in the Billion Dollar Cannabis Business
A panel of industry figure-heads will discuss the emerging cannabis industry.
When: January 14th, 2017
Where: Cafe Club Fais Do-Do at 5257 W. Adams Blvd., Los Angeles, California
What: Panelists will discuss the marijuana industry and what it means for people looking to get involved in California.
Who: Women Abuv Ground (WAG) and Men Abuv Ground (MAG) join together to put on a lively discussion on the cannabis industry. The trio of: NFL Super Bowl star, Marvin Washington, the founder of WAG, Bonita Money and a member of the Cannabis Task Force, Ariel Clark will be featured as panelists.
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