Brainerd's First Legal Green Gathering March 23rd Canna Connect

Mar 2, 2024

Brainerd’s First Legal Cannabis Event

Hosted by Canna Connect, this event will feature over a dozen cannabis brands including Verist Joy, Lupulin, and Granny’s Edibles.

Join us on March 23rd for Brainerd’s First Legal Green Gathering at CC’s Bar. This first-of-its-kind legal event is designed for consumers to network and consume publically while being entertained by table vendors brought to you by Minnesota cannabis industry brands and retailers. This premiere central Minnesota cannabis event is being promoted by Canna Connect, a Clean Green Media production. This event will bring together 12+ brands including many from the local Brainerd area. We will have retail brands coming from Baxter, Deerwood, Outing, Garrison, Cloquet, and Fergus Falls. Plus we are bringing together food and beverage brands that are well known and respected in the local community such as Granny’s Edibles, Lupulin Brewing, and Conger Meat Market.

This event is sure to bring out a large crowd as we have seen over 230+ RSVP’s for this cannabis friendly event. We have made sure to rent out the private event space at CC’s Bar in Brainerd, MN. Get your ticket now

We want to thank Granite City Jobbing for being our preferred distributor for this event. They have graciously signed on to help us hand out flyers to promote this cannabis friendly event across the state of Minnesota. Request flyers by contacting

The goal of Canna Connect is to connect Minnesotans across the state of Minnesota through responsible cannabis consumption. We are excited to host this event in partnership with the local Brainerd community.

Full list of Canna Connect Sponsors for Brainerd’s First Legal Cannabis Event

March 23rd at CC’s Bar from 3:00 - 7:00 pm | 121 Washington Street Brainerd, MN

Minnesota Cannabis Retail Store Brands

Biotanica Wellness Dispensary - Baxter, MN

Biotanica is a specialized wellness + cannabis dispensary started and run by two sisters and nurses on a mission to bring you powerful and beautifully made plant products that support positive environmental impacts and human wellness.

Hazy Bear - Outing, MN

Hazy Bear carries THC Products, CBD Products, Edibles, Glassware, Nicotine Vapes & much more!

Salute Dispensary - Cloquet, MN

Cholly’s Farm - Deerwood, MN

Cholly’s Farm is a family-owned and operated hemp farm located in Deerwood, Minnesota. They aim to provide you with the highest quality locally made all-natural hemp CBD.

Sugar High - Fergus Falls, MN

Fergus Falls’ OG cannabis dispensary! 🤙💚💋

Cuyuna Cannabis - Cuyuna, MN

🚲 Ride🏕 Relax 🔁 Repeat 🌿

Minnesota Retail Product Sponsors

Granny’s Edibles

Finest Edibles in the Midwest, pretzels, gummies and beverages!

Lupulin Brewing

Lupulin Brewing is a brewery and taproom located in Big Lake, MN, dedicated to crafting unique and compelling beers, with attention to quality and flavor.

Verist Joy

Organic + full-spectrum hemp.

Sustainably grown on our 4th generation family farm.

Finding the joy in every day.

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Minnesota Education Partner

Minnesota Cannabis College

The mission of the Minnesota Cannabis College is to educate and support individuals seeking careers or entrepreneurial opportunities in the state's cannabis industry with an emphasis on individuals facing barriers to traditional education, entrepreneurial, or employment paths while supporting a diverse, equitable, and inclusive cannabis industry throughout the State of Minnesota.

Minnesota Distribution Partner

Granite City Jobbing

Family owned and operated wholesale distributor since 1968.