High Times, the most recognizable name in cannabis, announced on Friday that its Cannabis Cup: People’s Choice Edition series of competitions would make a stop in Southern California later this year. High Times pivoted to the series of home-judged events after restrictions put in place in response to the coronavirus pandemic forced the suspension of its signature cannabis product competition festivals earlier this year.
For the first time, the Cannabis Cup SoCal: People’s Choice Edition will feature judging kits delivered directly to consumers by the new High Times Delivery service. The company, which has been a leading voice in the cannabis community since 1974, announced in June that it was launching the new retail venture High Times Delivery in select California markets.
Categories and Contestants
The Cannabis Cup SoCal: People’s Choice Edition will include ten competition categories including indica flower; sativa flower; hybrid flower; sungrown flower; pre-rolls; solvent concentrates; non-solvent concentrates; vape pens and cartridges; edibles; and topicals + tinctures + capsules. The competition is the first High Times Cannabis Competition with judging open to the 21+ public to be held in Southern California, and promises to field the largest pool of judges in the region ever. The events offer