On July 1st, Canada’s national “Canada Day”, pot-people will be celebrating “Cannabis Day” across the country.
In Vancouver, celebrations begin at 2pm at the Art Gallery grounds on Georgia and Howe.
Entertainment includes circus acts by Earth on Fire and comedy by Electric Caesar Salad. Music includes The Britania Carnival Band, The Be Good Tanyas, CR Avery and the Golden Outlaws, Capado-Hugh-Julio -The Afrocentric Drummers, Basketball Jones, Obe 1 and Chi Turner, Alan Wong-Moon, and Mighty Mistic Eye. Also: a special appearance by Her Highness Princess Anne.
There will be prizes awarded for best costume, best sign, best bong and best joint. There will also be face painting, cannabis celebrities and the latest cannabocentric information.
There will be a special after-rally party at Stranjahs in da Night.
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