5-7 May 2017
|Australia Nimbin, New South Wales||In Australia there is an annual event called ‘Mardigrass’ this blend of protest and parade takes place the first weekend of May. This year it’s May 5 – 7, 2017. Mardigrass has many events such as:Cannabis cup, Harvest ball, Pickers ball. This lovely cannabis celebration began in protest of anti-cannabis laws since 1993.|
|Stepping High Festival||4-5 March 2017||Jamaica Negril||Home to legend Bob Marley and what some might argue to be the start of the Cannabis Culture, Jamaica hosts few annual festival for locals and tourists.
Located at Cayenne Beach Norman Manley Boulevard, Negril, Jamaica comes the Stepping High Festival usually taking place in the early weeks of March.
Held again in Negril comes the annual Cannabis Cup taking place usually in November.
|Holi Festival||13 March 17||India North India||The Holi festival in India is synonymous with both bhang (cannabis) and the lord shiva also known as the lord of bhang.
This event is not only a celebration of spring but of bhang itself, making of bhang drinks is the official party drink of Holi.
Holi occurs in March and bhang is used in many of the food and drinks over there course of the Holiday.
Bhang in correlation with Holi is seen predominantly throughout North India.
A shop in India called Begum Bazaar is known to hold a fantastic collection of bhang during the Holi season.
|Vaisakhi & Baisakhi Festivals||14 April 2017||India Punjab||Occurring in April or May these festivals celebrate the harvest season to many things bhang included. Proud bhang farmers are often seen at these events with bhang or bhang treats in hand.
These events are seen in many places like Punjab India, Punjab Pakistan, Haryana, Himachal Pardesh areas Rewalsar, Shimla, Madi and Parshar Lakes; Jammu City, Kathua, Udhampur, Reasi, and Samba.
|Annual THC Cup||28 January 2017||Spain Valencia||The Annual THC cup in Spain is a large event where they celebrate the love of cannabis across a day festival. They usually have live entertainment, stalls.|
|Canapa Mundi||17-19 Feb 2017||Italy Rome||This annual cannabis fair is held in Rome, Italy.|
|Dab-A-Doo||2017 – TBA||Spain Barcelona||This one day annual event takes place before the festival of spannabis held in the capital of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain.|
|Spannabis World Cannabis Conference 2016||10-12 Mar 2017||Spain Barcelona||The largest annual cannabis event in Europe Spannabis is held in Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain.|
|Technigrow||2017 – TBA||France Lyon||The 3rd annual cannabis fair for users & growers will be held in Lyon, France.|
|Grow Expo||2017 – TBA||UK London||The 6th annual grow expo is taking place in London focusing on hydroponics.|
|Global Marijuana March (GMM)||6 May 2017||Canada Park North Toronto||This annual event also called the Million Marijuana March (MMM). This event takes place at Queen’s Park North, Toronto, Canada as well as a few places in North America.|
|Viña Grow||28-30 Apr 2017||Spain Villarobledo||This cannabis fair is alongside Viña rock music festival in Villarrobledo, Spain.|
|Cardiff Global Cannabis March 2017||2017 – TBA||UK Cardiff||1:00pm at Cathays Park, Cardiff. Will be hosting it’s 6th annual Cannabis March through the city centre.|
|Expo Canamo||19-21 May 2017||Spain Sevilla||This cannabis fair is held in Sevilla, Spain.|
|Maneca Din Canepa||2017 – TBA||Romania
Gradina Sticlarilor, Bucharest
|14 May at 11:00 to 15 May at 2:00 in Vasile Lascar nr. 36, Bucharest, Romania|
|Indica Sativa Trade||12-14 May 2017||Italy Bologna||This Italian cannabis fair is filled with great products such as edibles and cannabis based cosmetics. Held in Bologna, Italy.|
|Sunderland Cannabis Club Annual Green Protestival||2017 – TBA||UK Sunderland||Starting at 2:00 at Backhouse Park, City of Sunderland|
|Bristol Sunday Secret Session||2017 – TBA||UK Bristol||at 2:30 Secret Bristol City Centre location|
|Cannabis Bevrijdingsdag or Cannabis Liberation Day||11 June 2017||Netherlands Flevopark Amsterdam||The 8th annual cannabis fair is on in FLEVOPARK, AMSTERDAM|
|Product Earth Expo||23-25 June 2017||UK – Newark Showground Nottinghamshire||This annual gathering takes place this year in Newark Showground Nottinghamshire, UK.|
|Brighton Green Pride and Unity||2017 – TBA||UK Brighton||Starting at 1pm at Preston Park, 216 Preston Road, BN1 6DT Brighton, United Kingdom Brighton Cannabis Clubs annual Green Pride for its 4th year.|
|Cannabis XXL||28-30 July 2017||Germany Munich||This annual cannabis fair takes place in Munich, Germany.|
|TTCC AWARENESS DAY||2017 – TBA||UK Epping Forrest||From 2:00pm at Epping Forest. The Will be #TTCC first ever Awareness Public Event.|
|Durham Summer SmokeOut||2017 – TBA||UK Durham||From 12:30 to 4:00 in Durham, Durham, UK comes the annual Summer Smokeout event.|
|Teesside Canna Camp Fest||2017 – TBA||UK Red Car Rugby Club||The 3rd annual CannaCamp Fest is coming soon, tickets will be available starting the end of April. Camping grounds open friday evening, event is two day music festival on Saturday and Sunday.|
|Hanfparade||2017 – TBA||Germany Berlin||This mark the 20th annual parade, which is super peaceful in hopes of cannabis legalization.|
|Annual Awareness Picnic Portsmouth||2017 – TBA||UK Castle Field Southsea Hampshire||From 2:00pm at Castle Field Southsea Hampshire cannabis community are having a picnic.|
|Cannatrade||2017 – TBA||Switzerland Zurich||This bi-annual event (every 2 years) takes place in Zurich, Switzerland.|
|Expo Grow||2017 – TBA||Spain Irun||Is fair favourited by user and growers taking place in Irun, Spain just by the French-Spain border.|
|Cultiva Hanfmesse||6-8 October 2017||Austria Vienna||This annual cannabis events holds its 9th season in the capital of Austria, Vienna|
|Cannafest||2017 – TBA||Czech Republic Prague||This annual cannabis fair is held in Prague, Czech Republic.|
|Unity Cup||2017 – TBA||Netherlands Amsterdam, Holland||This event will be held in Melkweg Amsterdam centre, Amsterdam, Holland.|
|Cannamed||2017 – TBA||Spain Valencia||This festival will be taking place in Valencia, Spain.|
|420 Toronto||20 April 2017||Canada Yonge-Dundas Square Toronto||This annual event is held at Yonge-Dundas Square and coincides with the Worldwide Marijuana March.Canada already had an event titled Marijuana March so they title theirs 4/20 and city name.|
|420 Vancouver||20 April 2017||Canada Sunset Beach Vancouver||Also called Smokeout Vancouver, this annual event takes place at Sunset Beach, Vancouver, British Columbia.|
Global Marijuana March
|TBA||France Paris||Global Marijuana March (Worldwide)
However, the Marijuana March in France has been scheduled for Saturday, 7 May 2016 except in Paris, where it will be held on Saturday, 14 May.
|Lift Cannabis Expo||2017 – TBA||Canada Metro Toronto Convention Center||This big cannabis expo event is being held at the Metro Toronto Convention Center.|
|Cannabis Day||2017 – TBA||Canada Vancouver Arts Gallery||A cannabis activism event held on the same day as Canada day at the Vancouver Arts Gallery starting at 9 am.|
|Toronto Freedom Festival||2017 – TBA||Canada||This annual event usually takes place in May and in the heart of Toronto.|
|Cannafest Vancouver||2017 – TBA||Canada Grand Forks, BC||An annual cannabis fair, this year it takes place in Grand Forks, B.C.
The cannabis activist club International Hempology 101 also hosts or informs followers of cannabis events across Canada.
|High Times Cannabis Cup & Cannabis Carnival||2017 – TBA||USA San Bernardino CA||This annual event takes place in San Bernardino, California.|
|SweetWater 420 Fest||2017 – TBA||USA
Centennial Olympic Park at 265 Park Ave W Northwest, Atlanta, GA
|This annual event takes place in San Bernardino, California.|
|Official 420 Rally||20 Apr 2017||USA Civic Center Park, Denver, CO||A yearly event which can be traced as a tradition started by Ken Gorman many years ago to educate the masses on cannabis.|
|Maine Vocals Freedom Fest||2017 – TBA||USA Freedom Field, Harmony Maine||This annual event takes place at Freedom Field, 75 Carson Hill Road in Harmony, Maine.|
|Reggae on the River||2017 – TBA||USA French’s Camp, Garberville, CA||The 32nd annual event takes place at French’s Camp, Garberville, California.|
|Seattle HEMPFEST||2017 – TBA||USA Centennial Park (North Entrance,) Myrtle Edwards Park (Central Entrance,) and Olympic Sculpture Park (South Entrance)||Once the biggest protest for cannabis legalization in the USA, now winning legalization in 2013 they spend $700,000 on this annual cannabis party.|
|HempCon||2017 – TBA||USA Cow Palace Arena in Daly City, CA||Takes place at Cow Palace Arena in Daly City, California.|
|Boston Freedom Rally||2017 – TBA||USA Beacon Hill MA||Held on the third saturday of September hosted by MassCann/NORML.|
|Great Midwest Marijuana Harvest Festival||2017 – TBA||USA Madison WI||Is spread out over the weekend at 3 different venues within Madison, Wisconsin.|
|The Emerald Cup||2017 – TBA||USA
Sonoma County Fairgrounds, Santa Rosa, CA
|Takes place at Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa, California.|
|The Errl Cup 2017||14-15 Jan 2017||USA American Legion William Bloys Post #2, 2125 S Industrial Park in Tempe, AR||This event takes place at American Legion William Bloys Post #2, 2125 S Industrial Park in Tempe, Arizona.|
|Concentrated Art: Hash Art Sculpture and Spliffagami||Feb 2017||USA Whistle Pik Galleries, 9975 E Colfax Ave, Aurora, CO||Takes place at Whistle Pik Galleries, 9975 E Colfax Ave, Aurora, Colorado.|
|Cannabis in Wonderland||Apr 2017||USA
Rio Ramaza Event Park, 10000 Garden Hwy, Sacramento, CA
|At Rio Ramaza Event Park, 10000 Garden Hwy, Sacramento, California.|
|Marcha da Maconha||2017 – TBA||Brazil Boca Maldita||The Marcha da Maconha is an annual cannabis event held in Boca Matilda, Brazil.
The cannabis parade is filled with color green similar to what looks like a North American St. Patty’s Day partiers wear green wigs, outfits, face paint, hats all while proudly display pot leaf symbols and signs.
|ExpoWeed||2017 – TBA||Chile Santiago|
|The Secret Cup||Various dates see link||Global||An International club that holds cannabis events around the world throughout they year.|
|High Times Cannabis Cup||Various dates see link||Global||International event with venues around the world.|
|Holistic Cannabis Summit||Online||Online||an online event that features video advice and tips from doctors, nutritionist specializing in cannabis, as well as wide range of cannabis experts.|