Looking for a way to further immerse yourself in the booming cannabis culture? Whether you’re a newbie or a long-time marijuana enthusiast, attending the much-awaited National Cannabis Festival this year is sure to drive you straight into the cloud nine along with your friends and co-enthusiasts.
Created especially to celebrate progress on marijuana legalization in DC and across the nation, this yearly event will help you understand and appreciate more the thriving high culture in Washington.
Here, we have compiled everything you need to know about the upcoming festival. From the date, place, events, to expectations, be sure to take note of these details to help you get the most out of this state-wide celebration.
National Cannabis Festival: What Exactly Is It?
First launched in 2016 after the passing of Initiative 71, the city’s voter-approved marijuana legalization law, the National Cannabis Festival comes as a yearly cannabis event held at the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium festival grounds to celebrate continued progress on marijuana legalization in DC and across the nation. During the said event, users and supporters of the legal cannabis movement are to spend the whole day celebrating and exploring the thriving cannabis culture, accompanied by live music, advocacy, exhibitions, games, foods, drinks, and more.
What to Expect in This Year’s Festival?
This year’s National Cannabis Festival is expected to come out with a bang. Scheduled to take place on April 18, 2020 in Washington, DC, the event offers a broad set of sights and activities that are sure to bring fun and interesting cannabis-related information to party-goers.
As part of the event, attendees can have the option to spend their whole day exploring and trying out a broad range of cannabis-related products, arts, and demos from over 100 participating exhibitors. To add up to the ecstasy, they may also come and grab some snacks at the Munchies Zone, which offers different cannabis-infused treats, including the classic munchies, gluten-free products, as well as alcoholic and non-alcoholic infused delights.
If they wish to take advantage of the event to know something interesting about the plant, they may also visit the Policy Pavilion, which concerns all things related to cannabis legalization and policy, or take a look at the 2020 Grow School, which features demonstrations and discussions from professional cultivators, cultivation center operators, home growers, nutrient experts and more.
Of course, to heighten the celebration, a concert featuring live music from Method Man & Redman, Young M.A, Backyard Band, Antibalas, The Archives, Lee, Blackwood & Graham, and DJ Farrah Flosscett is also part of the program.
To add up a gentle vibe to the event, a Veteran’s Lounge will also be available, which will serve as a retreat space for U.S. Armed Services veterans to take a rest and find connections over their shared experiences.
Where to Buy Tickets?
Fortunately, securing a ticket to this grand event is pretty simple. To do so, simply visit the festival’s official site and click on the Buy Tickets button. From there, you will be directed to a shopping site where you can purchase admission tickets and NCF apparels.
Interested about the NCF? We bet you are. Don’t let yourself miss this chance to explore and know more about the thriving cannabis culture in Washington. Invite your friends, grab some tickets, and prepare to experience a kind of ‘high’ you’ve never felt before.