Here's a list of marijuana related events in Illinois.  We're always updating our list of events, so be sure to check back for the latest happenings across the state.

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September


Thursday, September 19, 2019 –
Friday, September 20, 2019

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Donald E Stephens Convention Center
5555 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL 60018

B2B Cannabis Industry Summit & Expo. The largest Cannabis Business Expo in the midwest. As Chicago, Illinois, and the surrounding states continue to evolve on Cannabis business, laws, and regulations, you can join thousands of industry professionals to gain information on this profitable and expanding market.


Thursday, September 19, 2019

5:30 PM

Greenhouse Deerfield
151 S Pfingsten Rd Unit V
Deerfield, IL 60015

This this session we will cover a brief history of cannabis, how it works in the body, medical vs. recreational laws and differences of medical vs. recreational for the consumer.


Thursday, September 19, 2019

6:30 PM

Lemons of Love Cancer Resource Center
406 W Central Rd
Mount Prospect, IL 60056

Join experienced, caring professionals from New Age Care, your local cannabis dispensary, and Revolution Cannabis for an educational presentation on the potential benefits of medical cannabis for cancer patients and how to become a patient in the Illinois Medical Cannabis Program.


Friday, September 20, 2019

8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Holiday Inn & Suites Joliet Southwest
1471 Rock Creek Blvd
Joliet, IL 60431

Join us to listen and learn from various alternative health, wellness and financial professionals to learn about their passions. Hear them discuss such topics as auto-immune disorders, joint pain and inflammation, financial wellness, medical marijuana, thermography, and so much more!


Sunday, September 22, 2019

11:00 AM

Cricket Hill
Lakefront Trl
Chicago, IL 60640

We have a large group of people that enjoy cannabis and getting together. The group is a mix of both medical and recreational users and everyone has the same great vibe.


Sunday, September 22, 2019

11:30 AM

3817 N Pulaski Rd
Chicago, IL 60641

Learn about the differences between strains (indica vs sativa vs high CBD) including talking about terpenes (and which TCM herbs also have them) and the endocannabinoid system and the general physiological effects both positive and negative.


Monday, September 23, 2019

1:00 PM

Columbia Care Illinois
4758 North Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60630

Join our very own cannabis plant enthusiast, Seth, as he takes us through an overview of the Cannabis plant and its anatomy. Learn the ins and outs surrounding the history of the plant, it’s anatomy, and everything from cannabinoids to terpenes, and much more!


Monday, September 23, 2019

6:00 PM

Distric Bar and Grill
205 West State St
Rockford, IL 61101

Explore opportunities for your place in a new industry. Make friends and meet professionals. Enjoy light bites and one free drink.


Tuesday, September 24, 2019

6:00 PM

Shakers Lounge-Sports Bar & Grill
121 West Stevenson Rd
Ottawa, IL 61350

Explore your opportunities in the most dynamic new industry. Meet industry professionals. Make connections with advocates.


Thursday, September 26, 2019

7:00 PM

358 W Ontario St
Chicago, IL 60654

If you've never been to an Ellementa Gathering before, you may not know how our Gatherings are very different from other cannabis events out there. This is not a lecture, this is not a business networking event. This is a vibrant, exciting, dynamic and personal sharing of wisdom and experiences. Join us at this Ellementa Women's Wellness Gathering for empowering knowledge & candid conversation!


Saturday, September 28, 2019

7:30 AM

Chicago State University - Gwendolyn Brooks Library
9501 South King Dr
Chicago, IL 60628

Are you interested in learning more about the cannabis industry and the new Illinois legislation?


Saturday, September 28, 2019

12:30 PM

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago O'Hare Airport
5460 N River Rd.
Rosemont, IL 60018

This is a rapid pace educational workshop for anyone who wants to start or scale a legal commercial cannabis cultivation business as well as anyone who wants to get a job working for a licensed cultivator. The workshop is led by experts working in the industry.


Monday, September 30, 2019

6:00 PM

Bent River Brewing Company
512 24th St
Rock Island, IL 61201

Explore opportunities for your place in a new industry. Make friends and meet professionals. Enjoy light bites and one free drink.


Tuesday, October 1, 2019

6:00 PM

Tuscan Hills Winery
2200 Historic Hills Dr
Effingham, IL 62401

Explore opportunities for your place in a new industry. Make friends and meet professionals. Enjoy light bites and one free drink.


Wednesday, October 2, 2019

6:00 PM

Rock Run Convention Center
1471 Rock Creek Blvd
Joliet, IL 60431

Explore opportunities for your place in a new industry. Make friends and meet professionals. Enjoy light bites and one free drink.


Saturday, October 5, 2019

9:00 AM

Hampton Inn Chicago-Midway Airport
6540 South Cicero Avenue
Bedford Park, IL 60638

Get your cannabis industry certification by attending Leafy Green Agency’s seminars specifically tailored to career seekers, entrepreneurs, healthcare professionals, and investors in Illinois.


Saturday, October 5, 2019

10:00 AM

Columbia Care Illinois
4758 North Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60630

Visit us at Columbia Care Illinois for an informational session covering the steps on how to become an Illinois Medical Cannabis Patient. We will be answering questions and providing hands on assistance with your application!


Saturday, October 5, 2019

4:20 PM

Nightshop
517 N Main St
Bloomington, IL 61701

Get your costumes ready for an early Halloween celebration to help spread the love shared by cannabis patients and supporters!


Tuesday, October 8, 2019

6:00 PM

Nu-Voh at the Saint Nicholas
400 East Jefferson St
Springfield, IL 62701

Explore opportunities for your place in a new industry. Make friends and meet professionals. Enjoy light bites and one free drink


Saturday, October 12, 2019

9:00 AM

Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago O'Hare Rosemont
5500 N River Rd.
Rosemont, IL 60018

Whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, current business owner, or looking to start a new career in the cannabis industry, the One Day Recreational/Medical Marijuana Masterclass Workshop Certification Program is the most comprehensive educational opportunity available to gain the essential knowledge you need to succeed.


Monday, October 14, 2019 –
Wednesday, October 16, 2019

8:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Schaumburg Convention Center
1551 N Thoreau Dr
Schaumburg, IL 60173

The Illinois Cannabis Summit is a professional trade event open to individuals established, interested or seeking assistance to enter business operations within the cannabis industry.


Wednesday, October 16, 2019

2:00 PM

Glenview Grind
1837 Glenview Rd
Glenview, IL 60025

Have questions about cannabis? Curious about whether you're eligible for the medical program in Illinois? Want to know more about how it can help you?


Wednesday, October 16, 2019

6:00 PM

Buffalo Wild Wings
1724 East Jackson St
Macomb, IL 61455

Explore your opportunities in the most dynamic new industry. Join Illinois Women in Cannabis for light food, fun and networking.


Sunday, October 20, 2019

11:00 AM

Cricket Hill
Lakefront Trl
Chicago, IL 60640

We have a large group of people that enjoy cannabis and getting together. The group is a mix of both medical and recreational users and everyone has the same great vibe.


Tuesday, October 22, 2019 –
Wednesday, October 23, 2019

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Palmer House a Hilton Hotel
17 E Monroe St
Chicago, IL 60603

The premier gathering of cannabis entrepreneurs and investors in North America. No other conference offers the level of access and seamlessness of interaction between entrepreneurs building future billion-dollar cannabis enterprises and the investors whose capital will make that happen.


Saturday, October 26, 2019

9:00 AM

DoubleTree by Hilton
5460 N River Rd.
Rosemont, IL 60018

The Illinois Medical/Recreational Marijuana Dispensary Operations Training Seminar is intended to help individuals who want to start their own recreational and/or medical cannabis dispensary businesses or land jobs in the legal cannabis industry. The course covers everything from cannabis laws and regulations to available products, consumption benefits and drawbacks, proper dosage, point-of-sale systems, business planning, marketing, sales, customer service, and more.


Saturday, October 26, 2019

10:00 AM

11 E Walton St
Chicago, IL 60611

MMJ Seminar - Learn how to invest and succeed in the fastest growing industry in the U.S


Saturday, October 26, 2019

10:00 AM

Compassionate Clinics of America
790 Estate Dr Second Floor
Deerfield, IL 60015

Dr Nick Salamie, PharmD and PDI Medical Pharmacist will discuss concentrates. This session is designed to give patients and caregivers an understanding of this dosage form and to answer any question about it.


Tuesday, October 29, 2019 –
Thursday, October 31, 2019

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The Donald E Stephens Convention Center
5555 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL 60018

CHAMPS Trade Shows prides itself on our amazing buyers and vendors. Artists, inventors, and entrepreneurs from around the world keep coming back year after year, helping us to grow into the largest counter culture trade show in the world.


Saturday, November 2, 2019

10:00 AM

11 E Walton St
Chicago, IL 60611

Learn how to invest and succeed in the fastest growing industry in the U.S


Saturday, November 9, 2019

10:00 AM

Compassionate Clinics of America
790 Estate Dr Floor 2
Deerfield, IL 60015

Do you have questions on Medical Cannabis product selection, dosing or consumption method? Come ask Dr. Nick Salamie, PharmD ad Pharmacist from PDI Medical.


Saturday, November 16, 2019

9:00 AM

DoubleTree by Hilton
5460 N River Rd.
Rosemont, IL 60018

Before you start your own cannabis business or invest in cannabis stocks, you need to understand the cannabis industry, including the basics of the cannabis plant and how companies operate in the rapidly growing and continually evolving cannabis economy.


Sunday, November 17, 2019

11:00 AM

Cricket Hill
Lakefront Trl
Chicago, IL 60640

We have a large group of people that enjoy cannabis and getting together. The group is a mix of both medical and recreational users and everyone has the same great vibe.