“Maydan, Maketto, Moon Rabbit, Disco Mary, Peruvian Brothers + more at National Cannabis Festival April 23”

“Maydan, Maketto, Moon Rabbit, Disco Mary, Peruvian Brothers + more at National Cannabis Festival April 23”


2021 Nationwide Hashish Competition, picture by Doug Van Sant

From a push release:

“Organizers of the National Hashish Pageant these days announced Maydan’s Darnell Thomas, Kevin Tien of Moon Rabbit and the fast-relaxed eatery Incredibly hot Lola’s, Maketto’s Erik Bruner-Yang, Disco Mary’s Maria Bastasch, Dave Chappelle’s chef and operator of The Substantial-Close Affair Nikki Steward, and Equinox as headliners in the new culinary pavilion at the sixth annual Nationwide Cannabis Pageant. The festival returns to Washington’s RFK Campus on Saturday, April 23.

The culinary pavilion is an exciting new emphasize of the East Coast’s premier ticketed hashish accumulating, which also capabilities musical performances from Wiz Khalifa Lettuce, and Ghostface Killah, as perfectly as five pavilions on all points cannabis-linked, from wellness to agriculture and training. Supposed to highlight the normal intersections among foodie tradition and the increase of grownup-use cannabis culture, the new pavilion is a ideal enhance to the Munchies Zone, in which competition-goers can uncover more than 75 of the region’s most popular food stuff vans and group-favored food sellers, which include girls-owned and POC-owned corporations these as The Tender Rib, Pearl and da Ladies, Peruvian Brothers, Jerk at Nite, DC Taco, Reba’s Funnel Cakes and more. (Be aware: No THC infused meals are permitted to be offered or sampled at NCF.)

The new culinary pavilion characteristics a wide variety of activations, which include:

Panel discussions:

“The Long run of Beverage and Cannabis” with DC Brau’s Jeff Hancock, Disco Mary’s Maria Bastasch, Mor-Hemp & Co’s Maurice Morton and extra.
“The Long run of Hashish in DC Hospitality” with Maydan’s Darnell Thomas, Moon Rabbit’s Kevin Tien, Disco Mary’s Christian Irabien and more.
“Home Cooking with Cannabis” with Pink Fox

Feeding on contests:

Pizza feeding on contest with DC Slices
Hot Canine feeding on contest with The Hotdog Hideout
Ice Product feeding on contest with Ben and Jerry’s

Cooking demos:

Pink Fox on stoner stacks at residence
Disco Mary on apothecary beverages

Food items menu highlights from quite a few culinary associates for this year’s pavilion contain Equinox’s truffle mac and cheese and a new get on Tien’s already-infamous Incredibly hot Lola’s “Sichuan X Nashville” very hot hen sandwich. Bruner-Yang and Tien will debut a pop-up notion designed just for the festival, “Chefs Stopping AAPI Loathe Night time Current market.”

About the Nationwide Cannabis Competition
The Nationwide Cannabis Pageant celebrates progress on hashish legalization in Washington, DC and across the nation. This year’s festival features performances by Wiz Khalifa, Lettuce, Ghostface Killah, Backyard Band, DuPont Brass, Shamans of Audio, Cramer, DJ Farrah Flosscett, and extra on April 23 at RFK Festival Grounds. This year, the festival, which also calls for an stop to the criminalization of marijuana and the war on medications, is increasing to a comprehensive weekend of hashish-connected discussions and functions. On Friday, April 22, the Ronald Reagan Building and Intercontinental Trade Middle will perform host to the Nationwide Hashish Coverage Summit, in which lawmakers and advocates from throughout the United States convene to discuss the most pressing cannabis plan troubles. On Sunday April 24, festivities wrap up at Echostage, as homegrowers from across the Mid-Atlantic present their THC and hemp flower and vie for the highest honors at the Countrywide Cannabis Championship, sponsored by Gentleman Toker and showcasing performances by Slick Rick and Footwerk.

Tickets, which includes solitary-working day and two-day admission, as well as VIP memberships are obtainable now. For tickets and all more facts, take a look at www.nationalcannabisfestival.com.”