Legalize Virginia Festival by O’Connor Brewing and VA NORML (VA) September 10-14 2018
O’Connor Brewing Company and Virginia NORML have teamed up to bring you the very first Legalize Virginia Festival.
Our goal is simple: to help raise awareness around cannabis reform-related issues in Virginia, and to have a good time doing it.
The big party is Friday, 9/14, – Green Can(nabis) Release Party!
Featuring the delicious Nomarama Munchie Market
and DJs, Sky’s The Limit Yoga Co, fantastical vendors, dance party, new games in the game room, and a belief that we can help get cannabis laws in Virginia changed much sooner than later
Throughout the week will be a series of forums and workshops that dive deeper into the issues surrounding cananbis reform. All are free and open to the public:
Marijuana Saved My Life: Cannabis as Medicine in Virginia (7-8pm)
Growing What’s Good: How to Grow Hops…. and Theoretically Also Hemp (8-9pm)
Equity and Expungement: Talking Marijuana and Race in Virginia (7-8pm)
Entering the Marijuana Industry in Virginia (8-9pm)
Cannabis Quiz Night with bar trivia LIVE
Can Norfolk Legalize Marijuana? A conversation about marijuana reform at the city-level in Virginia. (7-8pm)
Activist School: Becoming a Kick Ass — and Majorly Effective — Marijuana Reform Advocate. The nuts and bolts on how to use your time, talent, and resources to move this issue tangibly forward. Presented by Virginia NORML (8-9pm)
The Workshops, Forums and Festival are FREE events and open to the public. Panelists, event partners and moderators to be announced soon!.
Thank you to Veer Magazine for their generous media sponsorship.