The 1st annual San Francisco Weed Week arrives April 13, 2024
|SF Weed Week flyer concept. (SF Weed Week)
The 1st annual San Francisco Weed Week sponsored by Sunset Connect arrives April 13 to 21, 2024.
It's just like SF Beer Week, only for weed—featuring 7 consecutive nights of 7 cannabis releases at 7 dispensaries/lounges with 7 world-class farmers in the week-long run-up to April 20th on Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park.
Event details announced
SF Weed Week-Night 1, Opening Night, Saturday, April 13:
Sunset Connect's new flavors premier at Mission Cannabis Club on Mission St.
|Mission Cannabis Club has a huge lounge. (Courtesy SF Travel)
In so far is headlining sponsor Sunset Connect with the No. 1 pre-roll in Cali. We proudly announce SF Weed Week opening night Saturday, April 13 from 5-8:30 p.m. at Mission Cannabis Club. We'll interview Sunset Connect at 6:30 p.m. live in person and on Instagram about their new strains, new grows, and brand journey. We're hoping to have a DJ, giveaways and elected dignitaries there. Sunset Connect's Ali Jamalian is a founding advisor of SF Weed Week.
SF Weed Week-Night 2, Sunday, April 14:
Cipher Genetics premier release at Meadow HQ
SF Weed Week-Night 4, Tuesday, April 17:
Fig Farms at SPARC-Polk
SF Weed Week-Night 5, Wednesday, April 17:
Sense premiers Sense Mints at Moe Greens on Market St.
|Sense brand cannabis strain Money Maker. (David Downs)
|Weed celeb Elise McRoberts at Moe Greens. (Courtesy Moe Greens)
SF Weed Week-Night 6, Thursday, April 18:
Greenshock Farms at Solful on Irving St.
'Calm before the storm' cannabis operators happy hour 🍻 (b2b)
SF Weed Week-Night 7, Friday, April 19:
MOCA Humboldt at Flore in the Castro
MOCA Humboldt has locked in Friday, April 19 at Flore Dispensary in The Castro. Flore's Terrance Alan has been a San Francisco entertainment booster for decades. There's a lovely back patio and amazing food and drink on tap. Friday night in the Castro is a blast.
|Zkittlez by MOCA Humboldt. (David Downs)
Moon Made Farms at Vapor Room on 9th St.
Earlier on Friday April 19 from 12-4 p.m. at The Vapor Room has agreed to host Tina from Moon Made Farms. She'll release some of her long-cure batch full-sun cannabis from 2023. Tina and others are big believers in the super-long cure for some cultivars. Also, High Times editor in chief Ellen Holland has graciously agreed to interview Tina. Holland has a revise of her book "Weed: A Connoisseur's Guide to Cannabis" slated for release then.
|Moon Made Farms—Sherbert Haze, 2023 full-sun. (David Downs)
|(Courtesy Vapor Room)
Saturday, April 20, SF Hippie Hill 4/20 in Golden Gate Park
SF Weed Week-Closing brunch, Sunday, April 21:
Bay Area Budtenders' Decompression Blunch at Meadow HQ
"Get to the Bag" art exhibit coming to Mirus Gallery in the SOMA district
|"Get to the Bag" digital flyer concept (David Downs)
Oh, hey—one more thing. SF Weed Week will be curating and producing "Get to the Bag"—a cannabis mylar bag art exhibition and retrospective at the Mirus Gallery from April 5 to 23. Whole lotta parties and receptions gonna happen there. Major bag industry players Sticker Farmer and Grove Bags are getting involved. Sponsor deadline Feb. 24, here's the rate card.
|Rooftop patio with bar service at Mirus Gallery in SOMA, SF. (Courtesy Mirus)
### It's gonna be lit.
Lastly, SF Weed Week 2024 first sponsors announced, plus new rates, tiers
Email me at email@example.com to get involved as a free participant or sponsor. We want participating dispensaries to run an "SFWeedWeek" passphrase, and we'll promote them.
Sponsorships start at the $150 supporter for digital and print media in front of thousands of Bay Area heads. We're going to pack the poster with logos.
We're proud to announce our Headline sponsor: Sunset Connect! Sunset Connect has also signed on to host a '4/21 Budtenders' Blunch Decompression—a thank you party for the industry. LFG!
We have a world-class graphic designer working away to bring our brand together for a digital launch Feb. 26 and print in March. Expect limited-edition signed prints, as well as goodie bags from sponsors.
Brian Applegarth is working with SF Travel on a discounted hotel link.
Farmacy Berkeley is the first to agree to 15% off in April for those who mention "SF Weed Week."
We'll try and commission an illo from Jeremy Fish, and bring in all the food, music, and culture we can. ...
And you know we're already thinking about how to go even bigger in 2025.
Here's a working map:
And here's the calendar:
Upcoming dates to be announced
|Flora and Flame - Gary Payton. (David Downs)
Furthermore, The Green Cross' Kevin Reed has also said he wants to be a part of SF Weed Week—so we'll figure out an event that works in his awesome Outer Mission spot.