Emerald Cup - Santa Rosa, CA

What: Emerald Cup

When: December 14-15

Where: Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 1350 Bennett Valley Rd., Santa Rosa, CA

How much: $90-$549


Info: The largest U.S. judging contest of sun-grown Northern California cannabis also features music (Steel Pulse, Santigold, Chali 2na, the Expendables and more), panel discussions, a lifetime achievement prize presented to Tommy Chong and the awards show hosted by Abdullah Saeed.


Steve Bloom

Steve Bloom

Publisher of, former editor of High Times and Freedom Leaf and co-author of Pot Culture and Reefer Movie Madness.