What: Deep Green Festival
When: April 23, 2011
Where: Craneway Pavilion, Richmond, CA
Tickets: $20 advance, $30 at the door
Description: The Deep Green Festival presents a holistic approach to cannabis and hemp in the context of Earth Day, offering a 14-hour exploration and celebration of our species’ relationship with cannabis. The event includes presentations, art galleries, live music, and more. Presenters include David Bronner, Richard Lee, Ed Rosenthal, Ralph Metzner, Chris Conrad, Steve DeAngelo, Carolyn “Mountain Girl” Garcia, and many others. Musical guests include The Coup, Heavyweight Dub Champion featuring Dakini Star and Sasha Rose of Goddess Alchemy Project, MC Yogi, and many more. MAPS will be hosting a fundraising and educational booth at the event, so stop by to learn about the federal obstruction of medical marijuana research, the prospects of marijuana as a treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and the role of MAPS, psychedelics, and cannabis in medicine, science, and culture. This is an 18+ event. See the event website for more details.