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The Budtender Ball
The Budtender Ball

Thu, Dec 21



The Budtender Ball

A celebration of the industry by the community for those who work within it. Welcome to the Garden State's first ever Budtender Ball.

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Time & Location

Dec 21, 2023, 7:00 PM – 11:50 PM

Newark, 538 Market St, Newark, NJ 07105, USA

About the event

Welcome to the Cannademix Budtender Ball: A Celebration of Cannabis Excellence!

Join us on December 21st, 2023, at the vibrant Little Tijuana in Newark, for an unforgettable evening from 7 PM to 12 AM, where we honor the trailblazers of New Jersey's legal cannabis industry. The Cannademix Budtender Ball is more than just an event – it's a grand salute to the movers and shakers who shape our cannabis culture.

What to Expect:

  • Network with Industry Leaders: Connect with the brightest minds in the cannabis world.
  • Experience Unique Attractions: Enjoy our Dab Bar by Dirty Dank, Rolling Stations, Mocktail CBD Infusion Bar, Live Painting, and a special Floral Activation by Larkspur Botanicals for an immersive experience.
  • Indulge in Luxury: Savor gourmet food, fine alcohol, and exclusive hookah and bottle service.
  • Celebrate with Live Music: Groove to the rhythms of live bands and DJs.
  • Capture Memories: Snap your moments at our elegant Photo Station.
  • Witness the Community Awards: Be part of recognizing the best in categories like Reformer, Budtender, and Brand.
  • Enjoy On-site Consumption:* Safely experience a range of premium cannabis products.
  • Win Big in Giveaways: Participate in exciting giveaways and surprise events throughout the night.

Special for Industry Professionals: As a token of our appreciation, entry is free for anyone working in the cannabis industry who presents a state ID at the door. This night is our way of saying thanks for your contribution to building a responsible and thriving cannabis community.

The Budtender Ball is not just an event; it's a milestone in cannabis culture. It's an evening where industry professionals, enthusiasts, and innovators come together to celebrate, network, and recognize the extraordinary contributions of individuals and organizations in the cannabis sector.

Special Thanks to Our Presenting Sponsor, Financial Resources and Federal Credit Union!

We are honored to announce that Financial Resources Federal Credit Union will be the Presenting Sponsor for this landmark event. Their commitment and support play a pivotal role in bringing together the vibrant cannabis community for a night of celebration and recognition.

Exhibitors at the Cannademix Budtender Ball

Featured Exhibitors

Join us in welcoming an exceptional group of exhibitors to the Cannademix Budtender Ball. These trailblazing companies represent the best of innovation and quality in the cannabis industry:

Each exhibitor brings their unique flair and expertise to our event, offering attendees an exclusive look at the latest trends and products in the cannabis market.

These sponsors are not just supporters of our event; they are key players in advancing the cannabis industry and community.

Mark Your Calendar: Don’t miss this chance to be part of a night filled with excitement, recognition, and celebration. Let's come together to honor the spirit and achievements of New Jersey's cannabis community. See you at Little Tijuana for an experience that promises to be both enlightening and exhilarating!

Nominate and Vote for Your Cannabis Heroes 

At the heart of the Budtender Ball is our Community Awards ceremony, presented with our friends at Lobo Cannabis where we shine a spotlight on the most outstanding contributors in the cannabis industry. This is where you come in – your votes help us recognize the true stars of our community.

Voting Process:

  • Community-Powered: After nominations, the voting phase begins, where you get to have your say.
  • Accessible Voting: Cast your vote through our secure online voting platform.
  • Fair and Transparent: Every vote counts equally, ensuring a fair selection process. Voting will be limited to 1 per person and will close on December 18.

Celebrating Winners:

  • Award Night Magic: Winners will be announced live at the Budtender Ball, in a ceremony filled with excitement and applause.
  • Acknowledging Excellence: This is your chance to see your nominated heroes receive the recognition they deserve.

Your participation in nominating and voting not only honors the individual achievements but also reinforces the collective spirit of innovation and dedication in the New Jersey cannabis community. Be a part of this important process and help us celebrate those who make a difference!

Join the Celebration of Cannabis Excellence at the Cannademix Budtender Ball! 🌿✨🎉


  • Budtender Tickets

    These tickets are for those who work in the industry in licensed Cannabis facilities. This can include dispensaries, cultivation sites, manufacturing facilities, and or testing labs. In order for this ticket to be valid you MUST present your state ID card at the door for entry. Limited to one per person.

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  • General Admission Tier 1

    This ticket grants you entry into the Budtender Ball. Valid ID must be presented as this is a 21+ event. Ticket grants access to the dab bar for free as well!

    +$0.38 service fee
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  • General Admission Tier 2

    This ticket grants you entry into the Budtender Ball. Valid ID must be presented as this is a 21+ event. Ticket grants access to the dab bar for free as well!

    +$0.50 service fee
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  • General Admission

    This ticket grants you entry into the Budtender Ball. Valid ID must be presented as this is a 21+ event. Ticket grants access to the dab bar for free as well!

    +$0.75 service fee
    Sale ended



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