Remember that bad taste in your mouth when you were in grade school and Halloween wasn't on the weekend? Potheads who found out 4/20 fell on a Monday sure do. Nevertheless, there are still more than enough events scheduled for today and throughout the week in our Cannabis Calendar.
Green Labs will host Buddz and Breakfast: a pairing of mimosas, crepes and fine cannabis strains (provided by Fresh Baked Boulder), today at 10:30 a.m. Reggae artists Collie Buddz and The Movement and comedian Ngaio will be hanging out during the breakfast as merchandise and gift card raffles take place. Tickets are $59.02. Learn more here.
Although the 4/20 Rally couldn't take place at its regular April 20 digs in Civic Center Park, a rally is still planned today at 4:20 p.m. at Lincoln/Veteran's Park, across the street from the State Capitol. Rick Ross won't be headlining a free concert at this one, but the anti-prohibition message is expected to be front and center via a protest against the ban on smoking cannabis in public.
The High Times Cannabis Cup will wrap up today at the Denver Mart, from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. The world-famous expo will have over 700 vendors and a variety of cannabis products and entertainment on display. Tickets start at $45. Click here for more information. Bring your own Cannabis. 18+
Snoop Dogg's Wellness Retreat concert will take place today at 5:30 p.m. at Fiddler's Green Amphitheater. The concert, sponsored by the High Times Cannabis Cup, will also feature A$AP Rocky and 2 Chainz. Only general admission tickets are still available for $48.45, but you can purchase a pass to the Cannabis Cup that comes with a concert ticket for $146.74. The concert is available for all ages, but you must be eighteen or older to attend the Cannabis Cup. Learn more here.
"Recreational Marijuana: Colorado at the Forefront" is a one-day conference at the Renaissance Downtown Hotel that got underway at 8 a.m. this morning. Attorneys, MED officials, Colorado State Senator Pat Steadman and other speakers will be giving presentations throughout the day. Tickets are $595 each. For more information, click here.
420 in the Streets — a concert featuring pot-loving artists Method Man, Redman, Cypress Hill, Collie Buddz and Dizzy Wright— will take place at Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom today from 1 p.m. to 11 p.m. and will cost $40 to attend. Click here for more information. 16+
Today at 5 p.m., the #YesWeCannabis PubCrawl will give you a cup, wristband and map to guide you around Denver brew bars featuring food and drink specials for $2. Click here for more information. 21+
The final day of MedMJ Denver— a two-day conference for healthcare professionals who want to learn more about medical marijuana— got underway at 8 a.m. today at Crowne Plaza at DIA. There will be expert speakers on topics such as the endocannabinoid system, post traumatic stress disorder and cannabis industry regulation. Growing operation and dispensary tours will be available as well. Tickets start at $495. Learn more here.
Curious about how much money can be made in pot after enjoying all the expensive festivities this weekend? Check out the three-day Cannabis Investor Summit at Crowne Plaza at DIA, which will run from today until Wednesday, April 22. The conference will feature keynote speakers, networking opportunities and tours of cannabis businesses. Three-day passes start at $695, with luncheons, after parties and other events available for extra. Learn more here.
Green Labs will host another Puff, Pass and Paint class on Saturday, April 25 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. For $50, you can enjoy cannabis while local artist Heidi Keyes teaches an intimate painting lesson. Although cannabis consumption (bring your own) is encouraged, it's not required. Learn more here.
Green Labs will host another Get Fit Stay Lit Yoga Class presented by Healthy Honeys on Sunday, April 26 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. There will be a relaxing indica sesh, one-hour yoga period and vaporizer demonstration for $20 per person. Click here for more information. Bring your own cannabis. 21+
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