So you want to get your 420 on? Here’s a list of canna-centric events going on in SoCal this week that’ll give you the chance to learn, socialize and get lit with the blossoming cannabis culture. Just remember: You must be at least 21 years old and have a valid doctors recommendation if you attend events that involve using cannabis. Oh, and don’t medicate and drive!
Candlelit Ganja Yoga:
With vapes and low dose chocolates available as soon as you walk in the door, the Love Dome in Venice Beach is hosting a cannabis-enhanced yoga class designed to take you on an asana adventure of physical, mental and spiritual self-discovery into your cosmic consciousness. Saku, a certified yogini who honed her practice in Bangalore, India, will be leading the all-levels candlelit class and a guided meditation, as well. Complementary refreshments, ganja vapes and samples will be available for people to take home with them. This event takes place every Tuesday at the Love Dome in Venice Beach, so if you miss this one you can always catch next week’s!
When: Tuesday, May 30th at 8pm
Where: The Love Dome; 200 Lincoln Blvd. Venice, CA 90291
Price: $30 (Click here for tickets)
Los Angeles Cannabis Task Force Cannabis Regulation Workshop:
Ariel Clark and Nicole Neubert of Clark Neubert LLC. will give a presentation on state and local cannabis regulations and how it’ll effect your businesses and the over all community. The idea behind this event is to prepare for how the new proposed regulations are going to shift the cannabis industry as we know it. (If you haven’t brushed up on the new regulations, we’ve written several posts on them. You can check out parts 1-3 here.) There will be a chance to voice your opinions to the state making this is a critical opportunity to potentially change the rules before they are set for 2018.
When: Thursday, June 1st at 4:00 pm
Where: The Los Angeles Athletic Club; 431 West 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014
Price: FREE! (Click here for tickets)
Steep Hill Los Angeles Grand Opening Celebration:
Expert herbalist, Mr. deCesare will be discussing the dynamic power of terpenes and the future of cannabis lab testing. Held at Steep Hills Van Nuys Labs, The night will be about drinks, appetizers and science. You can check out the scientific equipment, as well as meet the scientists who use them.
When: Thursday, June 1st at 6pm
Where: Steep Hill Express; 16724 Stagg St., #114, Van Nuys, CA 9191406
Price: FREE! (Click here for tickets)
The Goddess Fest:
A boutique festival celebrating the divine feminine on the beautiful Terra Madre Gardens in Escondido, you will learn about everything regarding mother Earth, connecting to your intuition, creativity and community. There will be live music, dance, comedy, synchronized swimming and circus performances. You’ll have the opportunity to go on a nature walk, hang out at the holistic health spa, get your yoga on and indulge in THC and CBD infused treats. There will be classes centered on holistic health, womb and sacral health, medical cannabis, sustainability actions and the power of all that is feminine.
When: Friday, June 2nd at 2pm
Where: Terra Madre Gardens; 9928 Protea Gardens Rd., Escondido, CA 92026
Price: $22-$350 (Click here for tickets)
High Society 2
High Society 2 is an annual charity fundraiser for Orange County NORML, a chapter of the National Organzation for the Reform of Marijauna Laws, and Hempradio. At this event you will see high end glass on display and beautiful glass designs being blown live. You’ll have the opportunity to taste delicious appetizers from Canapa the Itialian Hemp Bistro and Chef Duende who’ll be cooking with terpenes. There’ll also be genre spanning musical performances from DJ’s to a marijuana themed opera performance. All guests will have the chance to win raffles as well as a chance to bid in the silent auction.
When: Saturday, June 3rd at 7pm
Where: Goosefire Gallery;15151 Goldenwest Cir., Westminister, CA
Price: $35-$50 (Click here for tickets)
This is a health, wellness, and consciousness experience involving the use and understanding of cannabis. You’ll learn about the uses of the plant from a holistic perspective and there will be an elevated yoga class led by yogi Andrew Sealy. You can get an Omm Remedies THC/CBD cannabis massage, as well as indulge in fresh juices from Nekter Juice Bar. Having conversations around the medicinal and healing properties of cannabis is one of the goals of this event. There’ll also be vendor discovery stations where you can try various cannabis plant products.
When: Sunday, June 4th at 1pm
Where: Downtown LA; Location to be released to ticket buyers only.
Price: $29-$39 (Click here for tickets)