Immerse yourself in the vibrant, green world of cannabis this year with Toronto's top cannabis conventions. With the industry sprouting rapidly, Toronto stands at the forefront, often leading the country in cannabis sales.
The city is known for showcasing an exciting array of cannabis conventions that unite enthusiasts, entrepreneurs, and advocates alike. Each event serves as a unique platform where industry expansion is the shared goal, and societal acceptance is the collective dream.
Brace yourself for a journey into the thriving, dynamic sphere of Toronto's cannabis culture — a culture that is as diverse and intriguing as the city itself.
Here are some of the top Toronto cannabis events of 2023.
Established in 2016, Lift has carved its niche as the pioneering grand-scale cannabis trade show in Canada. Now, it caters to the cannabis industry and enthusiasts all over North America, functioning as both a convergence point and a hub for exploration.
Every Lift gathering presents cutting-edge content and premier exhibitors in a buzzing ambiance for a vast array of retailers, producers, cultivators, investors, and decision-makers. With the upcoming Lift Toronto trade show in June, expect an infusion of fresh momentum and opportunities. Coupled with the signature unexpected delights and momentous revelations, Lift consistently ensures an engaging and enlightening experience for all its attendees.
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto, ON
Dates: June 1 - 3, 2023
Price: Prices range from free entry for budtenders to $599 for an all-access badge; details can be found here.
While not technically in Toronto, CannabisWiko Conference and Expo will take place in London, ON, Southwestern Ontario's Agri-Food Hub. The conference and expo will have something for everyone, from commerce and networking opportunities for brands and retailers to new trends and technologies in cultivation for licensed producers — and everything else in between.
With dynamic exhibits presenting cutting-edge products and services across all spectrums, the event emphasizes the intersection of agriculture, cannabis, and agri-food. The expo is a showcase and a knowledge platform where attendees can engage with informative sessions conducted by industry trailblazers, thought leaders, and influencers.
These sessions provide insight into future trends and present opportunities within Southwestern Ontario’s cannabis industry, making the CannabisWiki Conference and Expo a comprehensive experience.
Location: Western Fair District in London, ON
Dates: June 14 - 15, 2023
Price: Prices range from free entry for budtenders to $29.99 for a full conference pass; details can be found here.
The Canna Golf Classic was established in 2019 to join cannabis and pharmaceutical B2B networking opportunities. These events took the form of a Canadian national series of golf tournaments, hosting top-tier executive attendees in a space that combined luxury venues and guest experiences.
All Canna Golf Classic events include product sampling and consumption lounges. These all-inclusive events offer best-in-class food and beverage paired with unique and inspiring event concepts.
This year’s inaugural evening reception and traditional banquet are slated to take place at one of Toronto's top-notch rooftop venues, Soluna Toronto, offering a panoramic cityscape view nestled in the vibrant entertainment district. The following day will begin the well-known golf tournament, set to happen at the iconic Angus Glen Golf Club.
Location: Angus Glen Golf Club in Toronto, ON
Dates: July 25 - 26, 2023
Price: Event pricing varies for sponsors and attendees; more information can be found here.
Breaking new ground in its illustrious history, the much-acclaimed Hall of Flowers cannabis trade show will mark its inaugural showcase in Toronto, Canada, this year. Following a spectacular track record of 4 years and 6 triumphant events in California and Nevada, the tradeshow is thrilled to introduce its innovative approach to brand and retailer connections internationally.
The Hall of Flowers Canada exhibition will include an unprecedented assembly of Canadian cannabis brands and retailers, setting a new benchmark in the history of such gatherings. Industry pacesetters in the Canadian market will unveil their unique offerings to buyers. Still, the true power of Hall of Flowers lies in its ability to bring together the crème de la crème of the cannabis industry — premium brands and buyers spanning the continent.
Location: Enercare Centre (Carpark 850) in Toronto, ON
Dates: September 19 - 20, 2023
Price: Ticket information has yet to be announced, but details to apply as an exhibitor or retailer can be found here.
The cannabis industry is seeing extraordinary expansion across Canada, and it's no surprise that Toronto continues to uphold its leading position. With its robust market, Toronto is forecasted to continue gaining momentum through 2030, with revenue projections as high as CA$12.3 billion.
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