May 18, Camp Verde: Hazy Days Shootout. A paid, cannabis-themed photography and modeling getaway with refreshments, photography and modeling opportunities, and more. Tickets available at




May 1, Beverly Hills: Cannabis Private Investment Summit West. See

May 7, San Francisco: CannTech. Silicon Valley’s first major Cannabis Technology Summit aimed at accelerating the cannabis tech industry by bringing together industry executive and investors from all across North America,  featuring a variety of speakers, a fireside chat, idea pitching competitions, and more.

May 9-10, Los Angeles: 3rd Annual IC3 The Institutional Capital & Cannabis Conference West. See

May 7, Santa Rosa: North Coast Cannabis Industry Conference. A North Bay Business Journal conference featuring Aaron Smith, co-founder and executive director of the National Cannabis Industry Association, Neal Levine, CEO of the Cannabis Trade Federation, Tamar Maritz, director of business development of BDS Analytics Inc., Annie Holmab, former owner of Derby Bakery and co-founder of The Gallery, and more.

May 8, Sacramento: California Hemp Association Presents The Hemp Business Workshop. An informative workshop featuring the latest information on California Hemp law and coming regulations, featuring networking, a multitude of speakers, research information and more. 

May 17, Adelanto: Friday Night Sesh the First Ever Adult Cannabis Playground. Hosted by the 420nurses, featuring carnival games, prizes, DJs and more.

May 19, Stockton: Buds with Buddha - Medicated Meditation. A 21+ Bring Your Own Cannabis yoga event featuring light refreshments. 

May 25-26, San Bernardino: High Times Cannabis Cup SoCal. See

May 30-31, Pala: Concentration 2019. A cannabis extraction conference featuring 2500+ attendees, a variety of speakers and panels, a demo stage, and exhibitors. 

June 1-2, Santa Rosa: High Times Cannabis Cup NorCal 2019. The premiere cannabis cup, featuring musical performances, cannabis competitions, and more.

June 10-11, Temecula: Fifth Native American Cannabis & Hemp Conference. Industry experts come together to discuss recent legal, social, economic and policy changes bringing Native America into the cannabis market.

June 19, Los Angeles: Southern California Cannabis Business Investment Group. A meetup for investors, operators, advisors and entrepreneurs in medical cannabis to network, exchange resources, preview new products and more.

June 22-23, Daly City: High Times Cannabis Cup Bay Area 2019. A competition crowning the bet buds in the region, featuring musical performances, hundreds of exhibitors, seminars, high fashion, and more.

June 26, San Francisco: The Cannabis Society’s Joint Venture Conference. Featuring panels and presentations from food and beverage brands, retail chains, cultivators, producers, technology companies, industry experts and more, including product demos.




 May 1-2, Denver: The Hemp Biz Conference. A paid business-to-business-focused conference covering the latest breakthroughs in hemp science and technology, featuring 30-plus hours of speakers and panels and 1100 hemp professionals.

May 16, Aurora: MasterMinds: Cannabis Packaging Retreat. A retreat at the Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center focused on improving overall cannabis packaging practices, featuring complimentary meals and lodging.

May 24, Coal Creek: Discs-n-Dabs 2019. The third annual combination campout and disc golf tournament, where teams must dab at each basket.

June 5, Boulder: Cannabis Connections Symposium: Bringing Patients/Consumers, Medical Communities and the Industry Together. Featuring speakers and presentations discussing many aspects of cannabis and how it brings people together, current events, cannabis science, medical cannabis and much more.




May 18-19, Tallahassee: Health and Cannabis Expo. See

June 28-30, St. Petersburg: 3rd Florida Medical Cannabis Conference & Exhibition. Touted as one of the largest medical cannabis conferences in the U.S. and conference for professionals who want to learn more about evidence-based cannabinoid medicine.




May 4, Chicago: Illinois Hemp Growers Summit. A paid summit on the hemp cash crop featuring teaching on everything from planting to harvesting to extraction and much more.

May 7, Joliet: Medical Cannabis Seminar. Brought to you by the Illinois Women in Cannabis, Kirsten Velasco will teach attendees about the science, medicine, application process and law of Illinois’ medical cannabis.

May 7, Chicago: The Advanced Economic State of Cannabis Green Market Summit. A symposium focusing on the continuing developments within the cannabis industry and the 2018 Farm Bill, featuring panels, investors, speakers and more.

May 22, Springfield IL NORML May Lobby Days. Come lobby lawmakers to legalize the growing and consumption of cannabis by adults, followed by a Legislative Hemp Reception. Free hemp food and drink provided.




May 1, New Orleans: Hemp on the Bayou. A collaboration of Let’s Talk Hemp and The Hemp Road Trip, this JazzFest Hemp-rendezvous features music, conversation, advocacy, networking and education. 

June 12-14, New Orleans: The Hemp Industry Daily Conference. A partner conference of MJBizCon NEXT for anyone interested in starting, growing or investing in hemp or CBD business, featuring knowledgeable business executives, cultivators and investors, a keynote, and more. 

June 12-14, New Orleans MJBizCon NEXT. The conference for executives cultivators, innovators and extractors looking forward to what’s next in the cannabis industry, featuring speakers, a keynote, exhibitors and more. 




June 11, Worcester: WBJ presents The Business of Cannabis. A forum on the rapidly expanding Massachusetts cannabis industry bringing together industry experts, business owners, entrepreneurs, municipal officials and other professionals.

June 22-23, Springfield: NECANN: 1st Annual Springfield Cannabis Convention. Featuring 150+ exhibitors, 3,000 attendees, and much more.

June 29-30, Boston: The Glass Carnival. A glass-blowing art installation highlighting the art and glass work that influences the 710/420 culture, featuring live music, a DJ, games and food.




May 10-12, Ave Ann Arbor: Legends of the Green Masters Tour. An exclusive event dedicated to the science and art of growing cannabis, featuring seminars, surprise celebrities, exhibitors, sponsors, a Saturday night pool party, and more.

June 8-9, Clio: High Times Cannabis Cup Michigan. See

June 21-22, Detroit: Detroit CannaCon. See




May 20, Las Vegas: Cannabition Cannabis Museum. An immersive, interactive cannabis-themed experience featuring “Bongzilla” and 19 other exhibits showcasing the historical, botanical, wellness and lifestyle aspects of cannabis.


New Jersey


May 21-23, Atlantic City: Champs Trade Shows. Featuring top companies in the industry showcasing merchandise and services, the Glass Games where elite artists face off in live glass art competitions, buyers, vendors and much more.

May 24, Newark: Memorial Day Weekend Kickoff – Getting to Know CBD/Cannabis. See


New York


May 4, New York: NYC Cannabis Parade & Rally. A parade and rally featuring industry experts, speakers, performers, activists and more. 

May 15, Forest Hills: Curaleaf Queens Practitioner In-Service: Women’s Health. An event aiming to educate practitioners on medical cannabis for women’s health.

May 23, Forest Hills: CuraCares – Finding Relief from IBD, Chronic Migraine and Fibromyalgia.

May 29-June 21, New York: CWCBExpo New York 2019. A large business-to-business trade show educating and sourcing dispensary owners, growers, suppliers, investors, medical professionals, legal counsel, entrepreneurs and more.


June 3-4, Albany: Eastern U.S. Hemp Conference & Expo. See

June 12, Forest Hills,: Curaleaf Queens Practitioner In-Service: Providing an Alternative to Opioid. See




May 11, Cincinnati: Cannabis Symposium: Issues from the Past to the Present. A paid symposium covering cannabis and its medicinal use throughout history.




May 4, Portland: Oregon Cannabis Festival/Global Cannabis March 2019. Nearly 300 cities worldwide will participate in the Global Cannabis March on May 4, and Oregon will participate with a cannabis freedom march, bands, speakers, vendor booths and more.

May 18, Cultivation Classic. A paid, 21+ competition of Oregon craft cannabis and public education, featuring city-wide events, speakers, workshops, and the returning Hall of Data. See

June 7-8, Portland: 6th Annual Oregon Hemp Convention. A hemp and CBD trade show for professional in the Pacific Northwest connecting farmers, processors, retailers and consumers.




May 11, Philadelphia: CBD360 – The Ultimate Hemp Education Event for Healthcare Professionals. See




May 10-11, Salt Lake City: Utah Cann 2019. The second annual Cannabis Business Conference and Expo aimed at teaching about many different aspects of cannabis.




May 18-19, Burlington: NECANN’s 2nd Annual Vermont Hemp & Cannabis Convention. A convention featuring 100+ exhibitors, dozens of expert speakers, live demos, an array of the latest smoking, vaping, storage and cannabis accessories, and much more.




June 28-29, Seattle: The Original CBD Expo Northwest 2019. Touted as the “largest CBD event platform” to showcase products within the community, featuring 75 exhibitors, many speaker presentations and panel discussions, and more.