We have put together a short list of where to go and what to do as Summer ends and you begin your Fall travel plans to the 420-friendly states.
- August 13 & 14th
- Salem, OR – 2330 17th St. NE
This show is created for any grower already in the industry or someone looking to join the fastest growing industry. Whether you are licensed to grow thousands of plants or just 4 plants at home, this is the show for you. This is an opportunity to bring together the industry under one roof to learn from “master growers” share ideas, new technology, review rules and regulations, learn about testing and much more.
- Aug. 17th, Sept. 7th & 21st
- Las Vegas, NV
- Must sign-up online
Blaze on down to this bi-weekly retro roller skating party that brings together the cannabis community and like-minded patrons for live music, food and drinks. Not much of a skater? Don’t worry this “backyard” party features over-sized games like beer pong, cornhole, twister and giant chess. Located in downtown Las Vegas this Wednesday night party starts at 10 and goes until the last man leaves the rink and includes nightly giveaways from local dispensaries and grow facilities.
Free event, open to the public. Must be 21.
- Aug. 19 – 21st
- Seattle, WA – 3130 Alaskan Way
The Seattle HEMPFEST® rally is the world’s largest annual event advocating cannabis law reform, in a unique “protestival” environment. This annual event is held every August in Myrtle Edwards and Centennial Parks on the Seattle waterfront.
Boston’s 27th Annual Freedom Rally
- Sept. 17 – 18th Tentative
- Boston Common 69 Beacon Street
- Visit here for more info about the dates. https://www.facebook.com/bostonfreedomrally
The purpose of the Freedom Rally is to educate the public about cannabis, the war on cannabis, and to promote cultural and political changes through that education; and to expose up-and-coming bands to larger audiences, provide local entrepreneurs a venue to sell their goods, and offer yummy, largely healthy foodstuffs to a hungry crowd.
This is a non-smoking event. You can not be arrested for possessing under an ounce or cannabis but you can be arrested for possession with intent to distribute.
The 420 Games
- Sept.24, 10:30 – 1, Denver, CO., – Berkeley Lake, Sheridan and I-70
- Oct. 29, 10:30 – 1, Portland, OR., Sellwood Riverfront Park,
- More info https://420games.org/2016-denver-420-games/
Join everyone in the community for a 4.20 mile Fun Run featuring music, games, pro-athlete meet-ups, fitness challenge, beer tasting, speeches and more. This event was created to help change the public perception of cannabis and the people who use it.
- Sept. 24th & 25th
- Portland, OR. – Tom McCall Waterfront Park SW Naito Pkwy
Portland’s annual Hempstalk Harvest Festival in Portland, Oregon advocates decriminalization of marijuana for medicinal, industrial, and recreational use. It features food vendors, live music, guest speakers and information booths.
Midwest Harvest Festival
- October 2-4
- Madison, WI – Library Mall
This event is held in Madison, Wisconsin and is a celebration of the harvest season in October. The festival features music events as well as two days of exhibitions at the Library Mall in Madison. The point of this festival is activism and supporting the reform of marijuana laws in the USA. Come enjoy live music, vendors, speakers and more.