So you want to get your 420 on this week? From candlelit medicated yoga to growing your own cannabis and getting six free plants just for attending– there’s lots of greenery in the scenery this week! Here’s a list of herbal events happening in SoCal that’ll immerse you in the blossoming, smoky community. Just remember: You must be at least 21 years old (unless stated otherwise) and have a valid doctors recommendation if you attend events that involve using cannabis. Oh, and don’t medicate and drive!
Here’s the week through budding lenses:
Candlelight Ganja Yoga
The only thing better than candlelit yoga is medicated candlelit yoga. Tonight you have the chance to get your glow on at the Love Dome in heart of Venice Beach. There will be vapes and low dose chocolates for you to indulge in to help lift you into meditative self awareness. Tonight’s teacher, Saku, will lead you through a stellar sequence of asanas that explore the physical, mental and spiritual realms of cosmic self discovery. All levels are welcome to come to this class. You must be at least 21-years-old to attend and have a valid doctors recommendation.
When: Tonight at 8pm
Where: The Love Dome; 200 Lincoln Blvd., Venice, CA 90291
Tickets: $25 (Click here for tickets)
Cannabis Job Fair
Looking to explore opportunities in the cannabis industry? The Emerald Sharks can help you. The Emerald Sharks and La Jolla Brewing Company are hosting a job fair to help people find a jobs in dispensaries as budtenders; talent gigs as models, actors/actresses, etc., sale reps., cultivators, marketing jobs, web developers, security personnel and more. RSVP is required for this event and don’t forget to bring your business cards and resumés!
When: Wednesday at 6pm
Where: La Jolla Brewing Company; 7536 Fay Avenue, San Diego, CA 92037
Tickets: FREE! (Click here to RSVP)
Zanzibar Cannabis Market
Zanzibar Cannabis Market is a weekly cannabis sesh launched for the patients of Los Angeles and surrounding areas, featuring some of California’s best cannabis companies showcasing their products for sample and purchase. The event is free for all Prop. 215 patients and pack your valid I.D. and doctor’s recommendation. If you don’t have one, though, you can get your doctor’s rec on site.
When: Thursday, August 31 at 5pm
Where: 1309 South Flower Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Tickets: FREE! (Click here for tickets)
4 The Culture – Art, Music, & Cannabis
High Standards Agency is hosting a night dedicated to street art, music and cannabis. Join them for an evening that highlights the intricacies of the creative process and the effects cannabis has on it. You can expect the night’s featured art to be abstract, emotional, sexual, and meditative. At 7pm there will be an art viewing with complimentary cannabis samplings, food and beverages. At 8pm there’ll be a panel discussion with all the artists. At 9pm there will be live music, more art to be viewed and more cannabis sampling. It’s the community’s priority to support local artists– this the perfect event to do so.
When: Thursday, August 31 at 7pm
Where: Address given to ticket holders only.
Tickets: $10-$30 (Click here for tickets)
Puff, Pass & Paint: A 420 Friendly Creative Cannabis Class
This 2-hour Puff, Pass & Paint class supplies all you’ll need to get your paint on. Although the event is sponsored by Alchemy Vape Pens, the event is BOYC (bring your own cannabis) in order to comply with local laws. That said, this event is a consumption event, and it’s encouraged to bring your own so you can imbibe freely and get yourself into a creative zen space via herbal delights. Attendees will receive exact address of location after purchase of ticket to comply with local laws for consumption-friendly spaces. Non-refundable/non-transferable. Must be 21-years-old to attend.
When: Thursday, August 31 at 7pm
Where: Somewhere on Pico Blvd., Los Angeles
Tickets: $40 (Click here for tickets)
Cannabis Cooking Experience – Los Angeles Edition
Join L.A. Cannabis Chefs and Happy Hippy Co. for an in-depth, hands on 2.5 hour class, detailing basic and advanced cannabis culinary techniques. Learn different methods of infusion and how to perfect your cannabis cooking skills and dosages, whether you’re an edibles expert or it’s your first time infusing in the kitchen. You can enjoy your tasty treats in class while learning and there’ll be plenty of time to ask questions, so you can take your new skills back home with you. Space is limited for this event! Must be 21-years-old to attend.
When: Friday, September 1 at 7pm
Where: Address given to ticket holders.
Tickets: $80 (Click here for tickets)
Cannabis Cabaret – Drinkin’ Smokin’ and West Coastin’
Little Face and Higher Beauty invite you to Cannabis Cabaret, an immersive performance cannabis speakeasy within the walls of Think Tank Gallery. Be delighted by the best in burlesque, drag, puppetry, live art and more. Tantalize your senses, peak your curiosity and be a part of this unique social experiment, where art is the entertainment and you choose your own adventure. The gallery stage will host: Drag by Samantha Starrland and Selena Blackwater; puppetry by Cain the Puppet Master; a spiritually charged performance by Lizzy Jeff; burlesque by CannaMiss Marquez and Mama Mary Jane; and music all night by Nicky Disko. Enjoy the 420 lounge with products from Lowell Smokes, Medicine Box, Flurish, Cannabis Quenchers, Papa + Barkley and more.
Cannabis 101: Demystifying THC & CBD
From The Earth dispensary is hosting a transformative workshop to answer all your cannabis questions. A handful of experts will be speaking on topics like the difference between CBD and THC; how cannabis effects the brain and body; the legality of the herb and more. Refreshments will be served and product samples will be offered to those with a medical cannabis license. Please register to attend. All ages are welcome!
When: Saturday, Sept 2 at 11:30am
Where: From the Earth; 3017 S. Orange Ave., Santa Ana, CA 92707
Tickets: $10 (Click here for tickets)
OC Summer Cannabis Sesh
Get your sesh on this weekend in Westminister! Often times you have to drive out to the boonies of San Bernadino or Victorville to attend a sesh. Orange County is finally stepping up to the plate and hosting a sesh of our own. You can expect lots of smoking, lots of wax, lots of herb, music, sun shine vibes and mingling with likeminded people.
When: Saturday, September 2 at 1pm
Where: Goosefire Gallery; 15151 Goldenwest Cir., Westminister, Ca 92683
Tickets: FREE! (Click here to register)
Grow Your Own Cannabis Workshop by Neighborhood Nursery
The purpose of this workshop is to teach adults how to grow their own cannabis from clone all the way to harvest. You can expect to learn the different styles and methods of growing for both indoor and outdoor. Every workshop will start off with a refresher on current California cannabis laws to make sure you know your growing and consumption rights. Attendees will also receive discounts and promotional items from our local sponsors along with 6 free cannabis plants per attendee! Pretty damn cool. Must be 21- years-old to attend. SAVE $50 AT CHECKOUT WITH THE DISCOUNT CODE “earlybird”
When: Saturday, September 2 at 10am
Where: 77530 Enfield Lane; Palm Desert, CA 92211
Tickets: $150 (Click here to register)