Submission Window Now Open for the 2023 CA State Fair Cannabis Awards

2022 Award Winner: Mark Greyshock of Greenshock Farms // Photo by Justin Abrahams   SACRAMENTO, Calif., (January 18, 2023) – The 2nd annual CA State Fair Cannabis Awards is now open for submissions. This state-sanctioned competition is open to all licensed cannabis cultivators and will celebrate the 2022/2023 harvest of the California-grown, cannabis flower. Cannabis is […]

Cannabis Competition and Awards Return to CA State Fair for 2023

Photo by Mike Rosati   SACRAMENTO, Calif., (December 6, 2022) – The CA State Fair today announced the second annual, state-agency sanctioned cannabis competition is set to take place in conjunction with the 2023 CA State Fair. Following the first year’s success, cannabis will once again be celebrated alongside California’s rich agricultural industries on the […]

Great step toward normalcy’: Cannabis exhibit at CA State Fair big hit with fairgoers

A first-of-its-kind exhibit at the California State Fair is proving to be a big hit with fairgoers. The California Cannabis Exhibit is a walk-through space where people can learn about the plant, celebrate the farmers and get information about where the cannabis industry is headed. Guests told KCRA 3 they found the exhibit informative and […]

<a href="">Opening weekend for CA State Fair & Food Festival a huge success</a>

SACRAMENTO — Opening weekend of the CA State Fair & Food Festival was a roaring success, drawing tens of thousands of visitors after a two-year pandemic pause. Fairgoers of all ages enjoyed rides and games, food and drink, live music, livestock, exhibits, and more. “We’re very excited that the opening weekend was so well received […]

Terpenes Take Center Stage at California State Fair Cannabis Competition

At the California State Fair this year, attendees will find a new crop sitting alongside cheese, berries and heirloom tomatoes of vibrant hues: cannabis flower, also boasting its many vibrant hues. The fair hosts its first cannabis competition this year, with Cultivar Brands producing the highly visible event before the world’s largest legal marketplace. The […]

After 2 years, the California State Fair returns to Sacramento.

Sacramento will see fair weather the rest of July, as the California State Fair returns to Cal Expo after 2 years of cancellation due to the pandemic. This year, the 166-year-old event includes a first-ever exhibit dedicated to cannabis, modified security policies and a concert line-up with Chaka Khan, KC & the Sunshine Band, Neon […]

California Cannabis Exhibit to Open at CA State Fair & Food Festival July 15-31

Educational Exhibit to highlight the History of Cannabis and Celebrate First-ever Award Winners SACRAMENTO, Calif., (July 15, 2022) – The California (CA) Cannabis Exhibit, designed to celebrate California’s award-winning cultivators and honor the history, craft, and story of California cannabis today, will open to the public at the CA State Fair & Food Festival on Friday, July […]

Eureka cultivators win big in CA State Fair Cannabis Awards

EUREKA, Calif. — This year’s California State Fair is introducing its first-ever Cannabis Awards and MOCA Humboldt in Eureka took home awards in multiple categories. “It’s not just a win, for us. I think it’s a win for our community and for our culture here in Humboldt,” MOCA Humboldt Vice President of Marketing and Sales […]