Category Archives: music festival

Inside The Northern Nights Music Festival

This summer, the Northern Nights Music Festival became the first overnight festival in the country to offer recreational cannabis dispensing, attracting thousands of attendees to its Tree Lounge, a sort of cannabis garden for anyone 21+. Organizers called this history-making move a major success—but who’s surprised? Unofficially, marijuana and music festivals have been close collaborators […]

Outside Lands Music Festival Will Have Legal Cannabis Retail, Consumption

The Outside Lands music festival in San Francisco will have areas for the sale and consumption of legal cannabis for the first time this year, according to state and local regulators. Approval for the separate cannabis consumption and retail zones came on Wednesday, just days before this weekend’s event in Golden Gate Park, which will […]

Woodstock’s Owners Licensing Cannabis Brand for Festival’s 50th Anniversary

The original Woodstock was a three-day music festival filled with drugs, sex and mayhem that defined a generation known for its deep distrust of authority. But 50 years later, the owners of the festival name are getting an assist from a federal judge.  Power to the people, indeed. On Monday, U.S. District Judge Paul Gardephe […]

Recreational Cannabis Comes to Northern Nights Music Festival

While Zhu, Big Wild, and more than 70 other EDM artists head to Northern California’s Northern Nights Music Festival on July 19-21, cannabis will also get a slice of the spotlight. For the first time in camping music festival history, attendees 21+ will officially and legally be able to buy weed and partake onsite. Tucked […]