IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Weedmaps, the premier vacation spot for customers to find hashish merchandise and retailers, introduced as we speak its second digital 4/20 occasion, “Even Higher Together,” to have a good time the vacation. Hosted by Snoop Dogg with co-headliners A$AP Rocky and Jhené Aiko, the digital occasion will embrace appearances by Wiz Khalifa, Mike Tyson, G-Eazy, Rebelution’s Eric Rachmany, Berner, The Alchemist, TOKiMONSTA, Ms. Pat, Too $hort, Jaleel White, Bam Marley, and extra.
“Weedmaps’ virtual 4/20 event is going to be phenomenal,” mentioned Snoop Dogg. “Anything celebrating cannabis and the culture around it, you know I gotta be there. Cannabis brings people together and Weedmaps is doing just that. I’m also dropping my new album, From Tha Streets 2 Tha Suites on 4/20, to give my fans a little something to smoke to on this holiday, ya dig?”
The digital occasion will ring in 4:20 throughout all U.S. continental time zones and embrace a wide range of never-before-seen performances, together with Wiz Khalifa internet hosting a cypher that includes Taylor Gang members and extra, with beats equipped by world-renowned producer The Alchemist. Additionally, Mike Tyson, Too $hort, and Jaleel White will get along with movie star chef Nikki Steward, as she cooks up the proper 4/20 brunch.
“Despite the last year being a challenging one for everyone, there is ample reason to celebrate given the momentum we’ve seen in cannabis legislation across the country, and we wanted to, once again, give our community a way to do so safely,” mentioned Juanjo Feijoo, chief advertising officer, Weedmaps. “As cannabis becomes more widely accepted and as the industry experiences significant growth, Weedmaps is steadfast in its commitment to bring together consumers and businesses as we continue the fight for a more inclusive industry. In that vein, we’re excited to bring together top talent to create an eclectic event to celebrate the progress that’s been made thus far and unite for the necessary work that is ahead.”
To spotlight the significance of legal justice reform, decarceration, and fairness in hashish for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) communities, WM TEAL (Together for Equity, Access & Legalization) and Last Prisoner Project will carry collectively activists who’ve been beforehand incarcerated for hashish crimes, in addition to M-1 of lifeless prez, for the Last Prisoner Project Justice Session, moderated by rapper and activist Talib Kweli. There may also be a chance for attendees to donate on to the Last Prisoner Project all through the digital occasion to help these incarcerated for hashish crimes and their reentry into society.
Beginning at 1:00 p.m. PDT on Tuesday, April 20, adults 21 and older within the U.S., Canada, and Mexico can tune into the free digital celebration for in the future solely by visiting weedmaps.com/wm-420. Adults residing in states the place hashish is authorized are inspired to take a look at weedmaps.com or obtain the Weedmaps app on iOS or Android to seek out the newest offers forward of the festivities.
Founded in 2008, Weedmaps’ mission is to energy a clear and inclusive international hashish economic system. As WM Holding Company’s (WMH) business-to-consumer (B2C) platform, Weedmaps gives customers with the newest details about hashish and hashish merchandise, and connects its retailer and model purchasers to these extremely engaged customers on its web site and cellular apps.
WMH holds a robust perception within the energy of hashish and the significance of enabling protected, authorized entry to customers worldwide. Since inception, WMH has labored tirelessly, not solely to be essentially the most complete platform for customers, but in addition to construct the software program options that energy enterprise compliance within the area; to advocate for legalization, social fairness, and licensing in lots of jurisdictions; and to facilitate additional studying by partnering with dozens of subject material consultants in offering detailed, correct details about the plant.
Headquartered in Irvine, California, Weedmaps employs greater than 400 professionals world wide, together with in Denver; Sacramento, California; Tucson, Arizona; New York; Barcelona, Spain; and Toronto. Visit us at weedmaps.com.
About Last Prisoner Project (LPP)
The Last Prisoner Project (LPP) is a nonprofit group devoted to cannabis-related legal justice reform. As the United States strikes away from the criminalization of hashish, giving rise to a serious new business, there stays the basic injustice inflicted upon those that have suffered underneath America’s unjust coverage of hashish prohibition. Through intervention, advocacy, and consciousness campaigns, the Last Prisoner Project works to redress the previous and persevering with harms of those inhumane and ineffective legal guidelines and insurance policies. Visit www.lastprisonerproject.org or textual content FREEDOM to 24365 to donate and study extra.