Frequently Asked Questions
What Can I Bring?
According to Illinois law as of Jan 1, 2020 All Illinois residents 21 or older are allowed to possess up to 30 grams of flower, up to 5 grams of concentrates & up to 500 milligrams of edibles at any given moment. NON-RESIDENTS OF ILLINOIS ARE ALLOWED TO POSSESS 1/2 OF THESE AMOUNTS.
How Old Do I Need To Be To Attend?
We are aware that medical patients in Illinois can be as young as 18 however we are limiting our attendees to the 21 and over recreational law to allow ease of entry for our first year. Please stay tuned for further developments with future events that may allow younger medical patients at that time.
Will I Need A Medical Card To Attend?
Nobody will need a medical card to attend ChiCannaFest. We are checking your I.D. at the ticket check out process to verify age requirements. Anyone 21 or older with a ticket purchased online will be allowed in.
Can I Consume THC At ChiCannaFest?
Yes. Anyone who attends ChiCannaFest can bring into the event anything legally allowed in Illinois. You will be able to freely consume anything legal on the show floor and all throughout the ChiCannaFest event. This is the very first time in history that this will be fully legal in Chicago! ENJOY!
What Are The Hours Of Operation For ChiCannaFest?
We will be open to the public from 11am until 11pm daily. Thursday, Friday & Saturday.
April 9, 10 & 11 2020.
Is There Any Public Transportation Available In The Area?
Yes. There is a BLUELINE station at Grand & Milwaukee. Exit the Grand Ave stairs and walk ahead to Erie and turn left. Galleria Marchetti will be on the left. The event venue is approx 4 blocks from the train station.
Will There Be Any Food Available At ChiCannaFest?
Yes. Some of Chicago's best loved foods will be available for purchase at ChiCannaFest all throughout the hours of operation. We will feature things such as beef sandwiches to pizza.. from tacos to vegan.. from BBQ to veggies.. everyone will have favorites old and new to fix a need for great munchies anytime at ChiCannaFest. If you have any food allergies, you should be prepared to bring your own food to be safe.
I Was Told I Cannot Smoke In Public. How Is This Legal In Chicago?
It is true that you cannot smoke marijuana out in public. We will NOT be out in public. ChiCannaFest has been produced so we will never be breaking any Illinois or Chicago Laws.
WE WILL NOT BE OUT IN PUBLIC.. WE ARE IN A PRIVATE VENUE
NOBODY UNDER 21 WILL BE ALLOWED TO PURCHASE A TICKET
NO TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR
THERE WILL BE NO MINORS ALLOWED OR IN VIEW
THE VENUE IS ALLOWED TO HAVE SMOKING INSIDE ACCORDING TO CHICAGO LAWS
THIS WILL BE A PROFESSIONALLY PRODUCED CANNABIS EXPO
NO CHICAGO OR ILLINOIS LAWS WILL BE BROKEN AT THIS EVENT.