San Francisco: 3rd Annual International Cannabis & Hemp Expo

San Francisco: 3rd Annual International Cannabis & Hemp Expo

The 3rd Annual International Cannabis & Hemp Expo (INTCHE) is being held at the San Francisco Civic Center Plaza on September 7th, 2013.

INTCHE’s day-long event next weekend will run from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. in front of City Hall. The venue will cost $20 to get in and will feature over 100 vendors as well as notable speakers such as Former Mexican President Vicente Fox.

The former president will be speaking about the impact of legalizing marijuana in the war against the drug cartels. Other speakers include horticulturist, author & publisher, Ed Rosenthal, and San Francisco Assemblyman Tom Ammiano.

 “We’re incredibly honored, grateful, and proud to bring INTCHE to downtown San Francisco.” – Melinda Neal

The purpose of the expo is to raise cannabis awareness and educate people on the differences between industrial hemp, recreational cannabis and the cannabis people are using as “medicinal cannabis”. INTCHE hopes to show the public the medicinal benefits of the plant in an attempt to advance the hemp industry as a whole.

Since the event is not going to be held on private property, this makes INTCHE one of the first medical cannabis events a city has welcomed with open arms. “We’re incredibly honored, grateful, and proud to bring INTCHE to downtown San Francisco,” Expo organizer Melinda Neal told Smell The Truth.

The event will also include the third annual Connoisseurs Cup, a competition to see who has the best cannabis in San Francisco. The competition will be held inside of the event’s prop-215 area, where adults with their doctors recommendations can taste samples from San Francisco’s top dispensaries.

Physicians will be on-site working with adults (with valid identification) to fill recommendations as well.

For vending, volunteer and general inquiries, please visit their website at visit their website or email them directly at info@intche.net.

Loading Comments... ([[ count ]]) Comments
Leave a reply...
Submit

There are currently no comments for this topic. Be the first to leave a comment!

  • Want to stay in the loop?

    Join over 30,000 e-mail subscribers!

    By clicking submit I agree to the Privacy Policy

    Top cannabinoids

    Free Join the MJ Directory

    Welcome to the free database of cannabis companies, people, and events that anyone can add to. Ready to join the movement?

    Additional Reading View more
    Non-Psychoactive Cannabis & Carrot Juice Recipe
    Non-Psychoactive Cannabis & Carrot Juice Recipe
    Learn how to make non-psychoactive cannabis infused carrot juice in this week's cannabis classroom "cooking with cannabis" segment.
    How to Become a Valid Medical Marijuana Patient
    How to Become a First-Time Medical Marijuana Patient
    How to Become a Valid Medical Marijuana Patient And Get Legal Medical Cannabis In California, Colorado, and Washington States
    Study: Cannabis Plays A Key Role In Pancreatic Cancer Treatment
    Cannabinoids May Fight Pancreatic Cancer Growth
    A 2006 spanish study suggests that cannabinoids could provide a new therapeutic approach for the treatment of pancreatic cancer.
    An Overview Of Alzheimer’s Disease and Medical Marijuana
    An Overview Of Alzheimer's Studies with Cannabis
    Studies have shown that medical marijuana may help treat certain alzheimer's symptoms, but doing so must be done with caution.

    Join thousands of other cannabis patients. Create an account Welcome back, [[ user.name ]]! Access your Dashboard

    Your browser is out-of-date!

    Update your browser to view this website correctly. Update my browser now

    ×