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WRIF Cannabis Guide

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Story by Mark Wilson and Anne Erickson

April 20th is on the way, which means many establishments are getting ready to celebrate 4/20 Day.

Check out some choice events and cannabis shops below. Note that for most of these events, temperature checks, masks and social distancing are mandatory.

On the subject of 4/20, you have a shot to get in on the WRIF’s Grow Green, offering a $10K Pro Grow Set up with Grow Green! For information, go here.

LeChic420’s 420 Bash

LeChic420 is hosting its first annual 420 Bash on April 20. The event promises, “An evening filled with 420 festivities for all stoners looking for a fun and safe place to turn up and celebrate 4/20 the right way,” according to organizers. Expect games, raffles, contests and more.

Where: Bank Rose Productions Studio & Showcase Venue powered By CrowdFreak, 15736 West Seven Mile Road, Detroit


Kandies’ Smoke Out

Kandies’ first annual Smoke Out, set for April 20, will feature a raffle to win a bong basket, plus Kandies’ treats, including fresh hot pop corn along with shaved ice, walking vegan beyond tacos, puff puff games and more.

Where: Kandies, 13023 Puritan, Detroit


The Plug’s 420 Birthday Bash

The Plug will celebrate the 4/20 holiday on April 23 with an event at The Raw Space. Expect a quality control bar, food, drinks, live entertainment and a fire pit.

Where: 8420 West McNichols Road, Detroit

More: For questions and information, CALL or TEXT #844-THE PLUG (844-853-7584)

Kairos Canna Film Festival

The Kairos Canna Film Festival is a “night under the stars where movie and cannabis lovers a like can visit the Ford Wyoming Drive and enjoy a night enjoying Classic Cannabis Films,” according to organizers.

The showing takes place on April 18.

Where: Ford – Wyoming, 10400 Ford Road, Dearborn


Common Citizen – New Hazel Park Location

Michigan’s Common Citizen recently expanded to include a Hazel Park location, offering a medical provisioning center and adult use recreational dispensary. You can even order online for curbside pickup.

Where: 877 E 8 Mile Road, Hazel Park


Detroit Cannabis Weekend

Weed and Wheels is hosting Detroit Cannabnis Weekend from April 16-April 20. The event will play host to many vendors providing all kinds of cool merchandise and accessories.

Where: 11337 Van Dyke Avenue, Detroit


420 All Day

The RAW Space Invites you to celebrate THE 420 Holiday with us event featuring QUALITY CONTROL #844-THE PLUG

Where: The Raw Space, 8420 W. Mcnichols Road, Detroit


Jokes and Tokes x Dj Esco LIVE – A 420 Experience

The WeedBar and In A Dash are hosting a 420 like never before with Dj Esco LIVE in performance on April 20.

Where: Bleu Detroit, 1540 Woodward Avenue, Detroit


Lituations with DJ Candle Light

Join DJ Sandlelight at the BYOB and 420 FRIENDLY event on Friday, April 16, and Saturday, April 17.

Where: 10320 West McNichols Road, Detroit


Tacos and Tokes with Cocogirl Edibles

Cocogirl Edibles presnts the first annual Tacos and Tokes. Expect smoking, dancing, playing spades and eating tacos! Vendors will be in the building and each ticket includes four tacos, koolaid and a swag bag. The event will be held April 20.

Where: 9141 East Jefferson Avenue, Detroit


Anne Erickson's love for music drew her into radio, and she started shortly after graduating from MSU. She has a passion for rock and metal, plus local music. She also fronts the band Upon Wings. Email Anne at, follow her on Instagram at @EricksonAnne and tweet at her @AnneErickson!