Aug 172016
 August 17, 2016
Clear Choice Cannabis Joins Music Legends Chief Greenbud and Sir Mix-a-Lot at Seattle HEMPFEST®

Seattle’s 25th annual HEMPFEST® is upon us! And, Clear Choice Cannabis, a Tacoma-based cannabis club, will be adding a little flavor to the “protestival.” Clear Choice will host Sir Mix-a-Lot at their booth for a “meet and greet,” where fans will have an opportunity to mingle with the legendary hip-hop and crossover icon. Clear Choice Cannabis is also sponsoring a performance by solo-act, Chief Greenbud, one of the cannabis industry’s most recognized musicians. Adam Schmidt, co-founder of the Tacoma cannabis club, Clear Choice Cannabis, said, “We are excited for the opportunity to help the artists reach the local Cannabis community

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Aug 172016
 August 17, 2016
MILegalize Awaits a Decision in Michigan Court of Claims

New Buffalo, Michigan- The Four Winds Casino and Resort will host a fundraiser for the MILegalize organization on August 20, and key campaign officials confirm their status in the Court of Claims: waiting patiently. New Buffalo is in the southwestern corner of Michigan, and the Four Winds casino is a top-notch facility. Fundraiser guests will gather in the private dining room of the casino’s outstanding dinner buffet- which features all-you-can-eat prime rib, crab legs, gourmet deserts and more! For those who like to eat, this is the ultimate feast. Hostess and MILegalize Board member Josey Scoggin put together this wonderful

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Aug 172016
 August 17, 2016
Stroup and Simpson to Speak at DC's BUD Summit

As the United States of cannabis continues to take shape with 25 states and the District of Colombia legalizing marijuana in some form, the cannabis industry is shaping up to be one of the fastest growing industries in America and on August 20, industry and medical marijuana leaders will converge on Capitol Hill at the Business Understanding and Development Summit to make the important decisions and relationships before the elections. “This is the final opportunity before the election, to interact with the industry leaders that will be influencing the presidential campaigns when it comes to drug policy reform and cannabis,”

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CANNABIS DIVERSITY SUMMIT | Social Justice Panel

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Aug 102016
 August 10, 2016
CANNABIS DIVERSITY SUMMIT | Social Justice Panel

Charlogreene.com Cannabis activists from around the nation gathered in Denver on May 15 to discuss the intersection of cannabis and color at the first ever Cannabis Diversity Summit. Listen as Law Enforcement Against Prohibition executive director Neill Franklin and veterans rights advocate and attorney Brandon Wyatt discuss how cannabis is currently impacting social justice in communities of color. SHARE and subscribe to our daily cannabis newsletter at CharloGreene.com.

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Aug 052016
 August 5, 2016
Cannabis Education Forum Presents "The Golden State Of Cannabis"

The Cannabis Education Forum (CEF) in sponsorship with the city of West Hollywood invites the public to a free educational event entitled “The Golden State of Cannabis.” On August 20th, 2016 in the Council Chambers of West Hollywood, members of the cannabis community will educate the public on current canna-issues. After pioneering a successful, educational event around cannabis in 2015, West Hollywood has committed to keep their city on the forefront of cannabis’ future. WeHo understands the importance of cannabis. Long before “medical marijuana” was a national term, cannabis was a major issue for West Hollywood patients who sought the medicinal benefits of the plant

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Aug 032016
 August 3, 2016
Sustainability Panel for Cannabis Businesses to be Held in Portland this Week!

Attend the Women Grow Portland Chapter event this week! For this month’s networking event, Women Grow’s Portland chapter is very proud to announce a panel about environmental impact and sustainability in cannabis companies. Featured panelists include Chris Van Hook, owner/founder of Clean Green Certified , Laura Rivero, operations manager at Yerba Buena Farms, and Elizabeth Bennett, professor and Director at Lewis and Clark college. The panel be moderated by Ashley Preece-Sackett, cofounder of Cascadia Labs. We will also hear from MRX Labs, Solexx Greenhouses , and The Triminator, as our sponsor speakers during this program.  This event is sure to

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Jul 302016
 July 30, 2016
FREE Tickets: Join The Weed Blog @ The 420 Games in Seattle For Free Tomorrow (7/31)

We’re heading up to Seattle tomorrow to race in The 420 Games event. My friend, Jim McAlpine, has done an excellent job of bringing the topic of cannabis use as medicine for athletes to front and center in the cannabis reform movement by promoting The 420 Games  to de-stigmatize cannabis. There is not (supposed to be) onsite usage, so smoke responsibly before you get to the event. I will be smoking a big fat bowl or eating some edibles ahead of time. After the race we will be having a Lagunitas beer- some of the best craft beer brewed in the

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Jul 282016
 July 28, 2016
Attend the Make & Mary Workshop on Friday in Portland

The Make & Mary Workshops have hosted 2 events in Portland so far and their 3rd is coming up this Friday.  The Make & Mary team believes cannabis inspires connection and creativity, and encourages responsible consumption, craftsmanship and conversation by providing a welcoming space where people can be themselves and cultivate a new kind of community.  All events are held at The Tillamook Station. This Friday, they will host a Shibori workshop. In Japan, the earliest known example of cloth dyed with a Shibori technique dates from the 8th century. The process is created through a series of folding, twisting, and

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Jul 272016
 July 27, 2016
Leafly Comedy Tour Brings Ron Funches To Portland Tomorrow For A Night of Laughs

Comedian and actor Ron Funches is headlining the Leafly Comedy Tour in Portland. Be sure to RSVP for this 21+ event in Portland (at the Wonder Ballroom) as you won’t want to miss out on a night of free laughs! The delightfully funny Ron Funches joined Leafly on our Comedy Tour stop in Chicago on 4/20. He also co-starred on the NBC sitcom Undateable. Funches chatted with Leafly in April about his love of video games, cannabis, and, obviously, comedy. If you haven’t seen any of Funches’ material, you can see a short set from Conan below: Ron Funches’ show is

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Jul 252016
 July 25, 2016
Tickets For Alaska's Weed Week Now On Sale

SAN DIEGO, Calif., (July 22, 2016) -  Tickets for Alaska Weed Week are now on sale, organizers announced today. Weed Week is a six-day event bringing together cannabis entrepreneurs, investors, thought leaders, professionals, and students to share insights, information, and ideas through education, experiences, and entertainment. Alaska Weed Week is centered-around Pitch Fest and Demo Day. At the beginning of the week, people with a cannabis business idea have :60 seconds to pitch their idea to the group. After the pitches, the group will vote on the best ideas. Teams will form around the best ideas, and use the next

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