Fourth annual Cannabis Classic rolls through Anchorage this weekend – Anchorage Press
This weekend is exciting for the Alaskan Cannabis Industry, as the 4th Annual Cannabis Classic will be held on Saturday May 19 in Anchorage. The event is an industry awards show and growers competition, sponsored by Pakalolo Supply Company of Fairbanks.
The Cannabis Classic is designed to honor the legal industry and recognize those who play a dedicated role in making it what it’s become today. It’s taken many committed individuals to make this industry the thriving reality it’s grown to be. The Cannabis Classic offers a space for those involved to network, celebrate, and compete.
This year’s event is being catered by “Best of Alaska” Winner Sal’s New York Grill, promising to be a hit with a tasty lineup of various sliders and chocolate-dipped strawberries. The event will also be hosted by a local DJ (to be announced), so remember to bring your boogie shoes.
I reached out to a few friends who’ll be attending the event, wondering exactly what part everyone’s most looking forward to. The answer was almost unanimous, and not surprising at all: It’s all about the people.
When asked what she was most looking forward to about the event, Tina Smith of Midnight Greenery and host of the YouTube show, ‘Through The Looking Glass’, responded, “The gathering of the industry is what I’m looking forward to most. We don’t have many opportunities to gather together and this industry is full of the most passionate and compassionate people I’ve ever met. That’s the part I’m looking forward to. Seeing the people that have created this industry.”
Evan Schlosberg of The Frost Frontier responded, “My favorite thing about the Classic every year is that it brings people together throughout the industry and puts us all together in one place. It’s