The ‘Hemp- Marijuana, King of Herbs’ festival will be held in Sri Racha later this month.
The ‘Hemp- Marijuana, King of Herbs’ festival will be held from February 9th to February 14th at the Pacific Park Shopping Mall in Sri Racha.
The festival is aimed to publicize people about the benefits of marijuana and to delete old thoughts that it is only for drug addicts and damages society. Nowadays, according to organizers, marijuana is a new economic herb and will be vital for the future economy of Thailand.
There will be 24 booths at the festival which will include how to grow marijuana legally, skin products from marijuana, marijuana drinks, and Marijuana for medical use. There will be concerts at the festival too.
Everyone who wants to join the festival must complete at least two doses of Covid -19 vaccines AND take a rapid Covid-19 ATK (Antigen) test before entry.
Some financial profit from the festival will be given to charities that sell and manufacture medical equipment, according to organizers. Organizers noted that recreational usage of marijuana, such as smoking or consuming it for the effect of THC, remains illegal under Thai law.