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    Lift Expo Vancouver 2018

    I got a push notification from Groupon about tickets for this event. I'd never heard of it before. I'm kind of surprised that a search of the forums here didn't bring up much information either, just an informational post about the same event in September of 2016. Has anybody ever heard of...
  2. Ron Strider

    CA: Cannabis Event Smokes Opioid Addiction

    The Community Alliance nonprofit will host its first ever "Cannabis 4 the Cause" event this Friday, Dec. 9. The event will take place in two parts: one open discussion that is free admission from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and a fine art fundraiser gala from 6-9 p.m. This event specifically targets...
  3. Ron Strider

    NC: 11 Days To Hemp University's Hemp Money Event: Economics, Lessons & Planning

    Hemp, Inc., a global leader in the industrial hemp industry with the largest multi-purpose industrial hemp processing facility in the western hemisphere, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Hemp University, LLC will hold its most vital and anticipated educational symposium of the...
  4. Ron Strider

    MI: Gubernatorial Candidates Holding Forum To Discuss Cannabis Issues

    On Tuesday the issue of Michigan's direction on legalized and medical marijuana will be the topic of discussion between five candidates for state Governor in the 2018 election. The forum-style discussion is being hosted by the Sidetrack restaurant in Ypsilanti's historic Depot Town. The event...
  5. Ron Strider

    Witchy Woman Social Is A Supernaturally Feminine Celebration of Cannabis

    When I registered to attend the Witchy Woman Social just before Halloween, I really didn't know what to expect. The location for Tokeativity's 21-plus, all-female, cannabis-centric party ("a woman-friendly space in NE Portland") wasn't revealed until the day of the event. Attendees had only...
  6. Ron Strider

    Eventbrite Pulling Some Cannabis Events From Its Site, Leaving Organizers Frustrated

    For the past two years, Michael Zaytsev has sold tickets to the New York Cannabis Film Festival on Eventbrite. The yearly event shows off films that span from entertaining comedies to educational documentaries in Brooklyn's trendy Wythe Hotel. But this year, Eventbrite abruptly pulled the event...
  7. Ron Strider

    NV: Marijuana And Beer Festival Coming To Reno

    Reno is getting its own "Bud and Brew Festival" (that's code for pot and beer), but there's a significant catch: There won't be any bud. The Reno Bud and Brew Music Festival will be a 21 and over celebration complete with entertainment that is set to be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 23...
  8. Ron Strider

    Annual High Times' Cannabis Cup Attracts Thousands To Clio

    Medical marijuana users from across the country gathered at the Auto City Speedway in Clio for the annual all-medical Cannabis Cup. The two day event held on Sept. 9-10 featured an edibles village, a cannabis career fair, topical massage spa, vape lounge and musical entertainment. Artists...
  9. Ron Strider

    CO: 5-Course Weed Dinner Pairing Coming To Laporte

    A Laporte hemp farm will host a five-course dinner and cannabis pairing Aug. 31. Hosted by Blue Circle Research Farm and sponsored by Fort Collins dispensary Organic Alternatives, the dinner will feature different marijuana flower strains, edibles, extracts and vape cartridges specifically...
  10. Ron Strider

    CA: Arcata Ball Park Cannabis Celebration Raises A Few Eyebrows

    The City of Arcata will review a permit request asking that the city allow "Yes We Cann," a cannabis-themed event, to parade through the streets and gather in the Arcata Ball Park Saturday, Aug. 12. During the July 19 Arcata City Council meeting, city staff identified three key legal areas...
  11. Ron Strider

    CA: Cannabis "Hullabaloo" Coming To The Arcata Ballpark

    The Arcata Ballpark, home of the Humboldt Crabs, will have a new set of visitors next month. The ballpark will be hosting the "Yes We Cann Parade and Hullabaloo" on August 12, and the organizer said this will be a family friendly event aiming to educate the community about cannabis. Event...
  12. Ron Strider

    CA: Cannabis Fair Moved To Redding's Holiday Inn After Fairground Cancels Contract

    The Hemp & Cannabis Fair has moved to Holiday Inn in Redding, after the Shasta District Fair grounds cancelled its contract for undisclosed reasons. The two-day event, set for this weekend, is expected to bring in more than 1,000 people, said event director Naomi Forkash. On Wednesday, the...
  13. Ron Strider

    CA: Marijuana Expo Planned at Shasta District Fairgrounds

    A trade show and expo for all things marijuana will take place at the Shasta District Fairgrounds in Anderson in mid-July. "We love the fact that Anderson is going to be the first one to host a cannabis event in the area," said Naomi Forkash, the director of The Hemp & Cannabis (THC) Fair...
  14. Ron Strider

    Canada: Cannabis Day To Be Held Saturday Next To Pacific Central Station

    Marijuana advocates and enthusiasts will celebrate Cannabis Day in Thornton Park, next to Pacific Central Station, on Saturday despite objections from the Vancouver park board. The event features a large marijuana farmers market where vendors sell marijuana products and pot-infused edibles...
  15. Ron Strider

    NM: Hemp Festival Looking To Celebrate At Balloon Fiesta Park

    The Weekly Alibi’s first annual New Mexico Hempfest is set to happen in August at the City of Albuquerque owned Balloon Fiesta Park. Although the event is scheduled for August, the city still hasn’t signed the official agreement to make it happen. The city released a statement to KRQE News 13...
  16. Ron Strider

    Hartley's Michelle Crain Out To Change Hemp's Negative Image

    The hemp plant has been much maligned in recent decades however Hartley resident Michelle Crain is seeking to change its image. Crain is the organiser and event manager of the Hemp Health and Innovation Expo and Symposium, which will be held at Sydney's Rosehill Gardens on May 27-28. The...
  17. Ron Strider

    The Evolution Of Cannabis Culture In Washington D.C.

    Somewhere along the H Street corridor, a group, who shall remain nameless, put on a good cannabis event. It was the first one I'd ever been too, and it was definitely the first of its kind in the District. But to a graduate of the 1990s D.A.R.E program, and being from the Midwest, this event...
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    FL: Medicinal Cannabis Is Topic Of Lunch And Learn Event

    Qualified Florida residents can now use medicinal cannabis for their health care needs. MAXhealth Oaks, a member of the Maxhealth primary and specialty care network, will host a Lunch and Learn event outlining just how residents can sign up for medicinal cannabis and how it can be used...
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    CA: Prop 64 Conflicts With Pot Competition

    The second Humboldt County Cup marijuana competition is up in the air after authorities said the event conflicts with both local and, ironically, new state laws created by the marijuana legalization measure Proposition 64. Event organizers are challenging the decision, with a lawsuit...
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    CA: Pot Competition Up In The Air

    The planned second Humboldt County Cup marijuana competition at the Humboldt County Fairgrounds next year is up in the air after Ferndale police chief found inconsistencies with the scope of the event in relation to state and local laws. "We are currently working in direct coordination with...