📅 A week full of events, minus one. 🎉

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Whether you’re working, or binging “Griselda” on the couch, we hope you’re enjoying your President’s Day! This week we have great coverage of NY and NJ, and even a few from Connecticut, Maine, and Pennslyvania. But, where are the Massachusetts events this week? Don’t forget you can always submit events directly to [email protected]!

  • Movers & Shakers Mixer - Brooklyn, NY: Where creativity meets cannabis, this networking event is the perfect backdrop for entrepreneurs looking to plant seeds of collaboration and growth.

  • Cultural Roots Celebration - New York, NY: Dive into the Lunar New Year with the Asian Cannabis Roundtable. It's not just a party; it's a bridge between traditions and modern cannabis culture.

  • Garden State Gatherings - Piscataway, NJ: The Cannabis Gala in New Jersey is setting the stage for art, jazz, and a unique capital raise opportunity. Don't miss this blend of elegance and enterprise.

  • Northeastern Networking - Biddeford, ME: Brave the chill for UCANN B2B, where the extra day of February is your extra chance to forge warm connections in the cannabis industry.

Tuesday, February 20th @ 10:00a - MARY Speaker Summit- New York, NY - FREE

As the legalization of cannabis expands globally, we are committed to providing a progressive, mature and sophisticated resource for communities. Join experts and thought leaders for our full day of panel discussions. Event details >

Tuesday, February 20th @ 6:00p - Creatives and Entrepreneurs Networking Mixer- Brooklyn, NY - FREE

This networking event is for anyone interested in expanding their personal or professional networks, growing their business and making meaningful connections with like minded people. Event details >

Thursday, February 22nd @ 6:00p - Cannabis as Medicine Program- New York, NY - FREE

The Harlem Health Initiative is hosting the Office of Cannabis Management as they educate the community about the New York State Medical Cannabis program. Event details >

Saturday, February 24th @ 6:30p - Lunar New Year Party- New York, NY - $66.88

Please join the Asian Cannabis Roundtable in networking and celebrating as we welcome the Year of the Dragon. Event details >

Tuesday, February 27th @ 6:00p - Budding Opportunities: Albany- Albany, NY - FREE

Learn about careers in cannabis. Event details >

Wednesday, February 28th @ 6:00p - Welcome to Cannabis 3.0: Investor Appreciation Summit- New York, NY - FREE

We encourage you to bring a guest or a potential investor who shares your interest in the future of the cannabis industry. This gala is a perfect opportunity to introduce them to our community and explore new possibilities together. Event details >

Thursday, February 29th @ 5:00p - Cannabis as Medicine- Bronx, NY - FREE

Learn more about the NY state medical cannabis program. Event details > 

Saturday, March 2nd @ 2:00p - Cannabis Art and Culture- Brooklyn, NY - $20

Learn the ins and outs of legal entrepreneurship in the cannabis industry at our in-person event. Event details >

In collaboration with NECANN

NECANN is turning 10!  |  March 22-23, 2024

Since its first 70-booth event in 2015, NECANN Boston has grown into the 2nd largest B2B cannabis event in the world. The 2024 convention will feature 350+ exhibitors, five programming tracks, workshops, and Green Market Report’s financial/investor summit!

Click the banner for more info on exhibiting and attending, or email us at: [email protected].

Tuesday, February 20th @ 7:00p - The Cannabis Gala: Capital Raise and Networking- Piscataway, NJ - $30.50

Original Art Showcase, Live Jazz, Complimentary Samples, Industry Networking, and a Limited Cannabis Capital Raise. Event details >

Tuesday, February 21st @ 4:00p - South Jersey Cannabis Professionals Meetup- Atlantic City, NJ - FREE

Monthly networking event for cannabis professionals and related fields. Event details >

Sunday, February 25th @ 12:00p - Blue Oak Dispensary Grand Opening- Bloomfield, NJ - FREE

Check out this grand opening party! Event details >

Wednesday, February 28th @ 4:30p - Strategies for Sustaining Success- Kenilworth, NJ - $75

An educational event for cannabis retailers. Event details >

Wednesday, February 28th @ 5:00p - 420 Cannect Event- Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ - $14.20

One of the Fastest Growing Markets needs the right people connecting. This is not just an emerging market, this is a transforming industry. Event details > 

Saturday, February 24th- 25th@ 10:00a - Connecticut Cannabis Expo- Uncasville, CT - $20

This event will be three CT cannabis events rolled into one (Connecticut cannabis business convention, consumer expo and X Cup Cannabis Competition awards). Event details >

Thursday, February 29th@ 5:30p - UCANN B2B- Biddeford, ME - FREE

Warm up with great connections and spend the extra day of the year networking in the cannabis industry. Event details >

Tuesday, February 20th@ 5:00p - Everyone Else is Doing it: Why Hasn’t PA Legalized Marijuana?- Philadelphia, PA - FREE

As more neighboring states continue to legalize marijuana, the question remains, why hasn’t Pennsylvania? Learn more by joining us for an evening with former federal prosecutor and legal analyst in the emerging industry of cannabis law, Professor Julie Werner-Simon. Event details > 

Monday, February 19th @ 3:00p - Cannabis Group Networking Event- VIRTUAL - FREE

Engage. Learn. Share. Explore. Cultivate meaningful connections within the cannabis space.  Event details >

The journey of entrepreneurship is inherently challenging, but for Black entrepreneurs, these obstacles are often magnified. The panel will delve into strategies for overcoming adversity, leveraging available resources, and building resilient businesses.  Event details >

Tuesday, February 27th @ 4:00p - A Cannabis Business Informational Discussion Panel- VIRTUAL - FREE

The NYC Business Solutions, Washington Heights Center invites you to join us for a virtual Cannabis Business Informational discussion. The panelists will address licenses, legal aspects, financing, workforce and more… Event details >

Thursday, April 25th @ 6:00p - 2nd Annual Cannaball NYC: A Celebration of Excellence in Cannabis- Brooklyn, NY - $150 * Early Bird Tickets!

Join us for an illustrious evening at the 2nd Annual Canna Ball NYC, where we honor trailblazers and changemakers in the cannabis industry. Event details >

Tuesday, April 9th-11th @ 10:00a - MJ Unpacked- Atlantic City, NJ - $150

If you’re a cannabis industry thought leader ready to roll up your sleeves and share your knowledge on the MJ Unpacked stage, don’t let this opportunity go up in smoke!- apply by 12/15 to be a guest speaker! Event details >

Tuesday, April 16th-17th @ 10:00a - Benzinga Capital Conference- Hollywood, FL - $147

Meet the biggest cannabis industry players and make deals that will push the industry forward. Event details > 

Friday, April 26th-27th @ 10:00a - Lucky Leaf Expo- Minneapolis, MN - $35

Catch up with canna industry experts and businesses. Event details >

Wednesday, June 5th-6th @ 10:00a - Flower Expo MA- Greenfield, MA - $99.99

With a focus on professionalism, positive energy, and streamlined processes, we empower businesses and individuals to showcase their offerings, inspire innovation, and shape the future of cannabis. Event details >

Wednesday, June 5th-6th @ 10:00a - CWCB Expo - New York, NY - $100

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) is a business-to-business trade show event for the legalized cannabis industry. Event details >

Friday, September 6th @ 10:00a - TeeHC Open - Grafton, MA - TBD

This event is meant for everyone – golf enthusiast or not. Our team is excited to create a unique space with your help for those in the cannabis industry to feel welcome and engage in an entirely new way. Event details >

Friday, September 27th-28th @ 10:00a - Lucky Leaf Expo- Albuquerque, NM - $35

Join us at the Albuquerque Convention Center for the most anticipated cannabis event of the year! Discover the latest trends, innovations, and products in the cannabis world. Event details >

Friday, March 22nd-23rd Boston, MA

Friday, May 3rd-4th Baltimore, MD

Friday, May 31st-June 1st Chicago, IL

Friday, June 14-15th Burlington, VT

Friday, October 4th-5th Hartford, CT

Friday, October 25th-26th Syracuse, NY

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