Events

Current Events

NATIONAL CANNABIS INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION INFUSED PRODUCT AND EXTRACTION SYMPOSIUM • DENVER, CO • OCTOBER 27-29, 2014

Industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and newcomers will gather to learn and discuss best practices and cutting edge technologies surrounding the infused product and extraction movement.

Click here to register and gain more information about the symposium.


PAST EVENTS

MARYLAND CANNA-BUSINESS SEMINAR • BETHESDA, MD • OCTOBER 8, 2014

On October 8, 2014, prospective Maryland medical marijuana business owners gathered at MPP's marijuana business seminar to learn about the state’s new medical law, best practices, and the future of an industry that is expected to be worth more than $10 billion within five years. The event featured several preeminent speakers who offered insider insights, expertise, and experiences.

THE BOOTLEGGERS BALL • SAN FRANCISCO, CA • OCTOBER 12, 2013 

Join MPP at this swanky roaring 20s-themed gala featuring celebrity guest appearances, an amazing silent auction, phenomenal food and drinks, and tours of the event venue, a historic San Francisco landmark.

FALL FUNDRAISING BENEFIT • TRIBECA, NY • SEPTEMBER 18, 2013

Our annual fall fundraising benefit to celebrate our many recent victories, encourage progress in the marijuana industry, and talk about the status of medical marijuana in the Empire State.

THE BOOTLEGGERS BALL • SAN FRANCISCO, CA • NOVEMBER 10, 2012

MPP's swanky roaring-20’s themed event, where we celebrated our November 6 election victories and raise money and awareness to continue fighting for sensible marijuana laws.

NEW YORK BENEFIT • TRIBECA, NY • SEPTEMBER 19, 2012

Rob Kampia and MPP honored Montel Williams for his extraordinary activism by a patient advocate. Montel, through his testimony before numerous state legislatures and on national TV, is the premier spokesperson for marijuana's medical value for patients with multiple sclerosis.

SUMMER SOLSTICE PARTY • LOS ANGELES, CA • JUNE 23, 2012

The Summer Solstice 2012 at the Marrakesh House, a celebration of vitality, fortitude, and new beginnings. Join us on June 23 at a magical hillside home in Los Angeles as we herald our achievements and the opportunities that lie ahead. This event will help us raise money and awareness, to position us for success.

THE BOOTLEGGERS BALL • SAN FRANCISCO, CA • NOVEMBER 12, 2011

A celebratory event to Repeal Marijuana Prohibition! Come join MPP for a joyous evening of drinks, dancing, and delicious bites as we move one step closer to repealing our nation’s ineffective marijuana laws.

LIBERTY BELLE BALL • LOS ANGELES, CA • JULY 7, 2011

This fundraiser, held at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles, brings together marijuana reform activists, canna-business owners and investors, celebrities, and major donors. With over 500 attendees, a major musical act, fire dancers, a silent art auction, and photos with the famous Playboy bunnies, this event helps raise money for MPP's work and leaves guests with memories to last a lifetime.

THE MISSION: WINTER BALL • SONOMA COUNTY, CA • DECEMBER 11, 2010

MPP's Mission event was a success and everyone had a great time.

15th ANNIVERSARY GALA • WASHINGTON, D.C. • JANUARY 13, 2010

Almost 300 guests attended MPP's 15th Anniversary Gala on January 13, 2010, held in Washington, D.C. on Capitol Hill.

4th ANNUAL PARTY AT THE MANSION • LOS ANGELES, CA

Almost 700 supporters and celebrities came to MPP's 2009 Party at the Mansion.

3rd ANNUAL PARTY AT THE MANSION • LOS ANGELES, CA • JUNE 12, 2008

Over 600 supporters came to our annual party at the Playboy Mansion on June 12, 2008 along with musical guest Perry Farrell from Jane's Addiction and host Adrianne Curry, reality TV superstar and fashion model.

MEDICAL MARIJUANA BENEFIT • NEW YORK, NY • MAY 14, 2008

Approximately 250 people came to MPP's event at the Highline Ballroom in New York on May 14th 1008 to see Nicole Atkins & The Sea perform and to hear speeches from VIP's such as Montell Williams and Kurt Loder.

WILLIE NELSON BENEFIT CONCERT • AUSTIN, TX • AUGUST 10, 2007

On August 10, 2007, legendary singer Willie Nelson performed at a benefit concert to support marijuana policy reform.

Pictured:  Wille Nelson performing at Austin Freedom Fest

2nd ANNUAL PARTY AT THE MANSION • LOS ANGELES, CA • MAY 14, 2007

More than 500 MPP supporters attended MPP's second party at the Playboy Mansion on May 14, 2007, raising more than $150,000 for MPP's work to reform marijuana laws.

Pictured: Comedian Joe Rogan hosted MPP's second party at the Playboy Mansion.

NEW YORK GALA • NEW YORK, NY • JUNE 12, 2006

Nearly 300 MPP supporters attended MPP's awards gala in New York City on June 12, 2006. The event was featured in the New York Post, New York Daily News, and many other media outlets.

Pictured: U.S. Rep. Maurice Hinchey (D-NY) received MPP's Legislative Leadership Award.

PARTY AT THE MANSION • LOS ANGELES, CA • MARCH 2006

In March 2006, more than 700 MPP supporters attended MPP's party at the Playboy Mansion, raising more than $170,000 for MPP's work to reform marijuana laws.

Pictured: Hugh Hefner after receiving Pioneer Award from MPP's Rob Kampia.

10th ANNIVERSARY GALAS • 2005

MPP marked its 10th anniversary with galas in both Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles in May 2005. Members of Congress and Hollywood celebrities joined MPP in celebrating a decade of building success in the marijuana reform movement.

Pictured: TV host Montel Williams, honorary chair of the L.A. event.