For the first time in Outside Land’s history, marijuana was legally for sale at the 12th annual San Francisco music festival.
Grass Lands, the cannabis-themed activation at the three-day outdoor event Friday-Sunday Aug. 9-11, was much like a food hall but for the buying and consuming of pot-laced gummies, marijuana-infused water and fat joints. And as excited people were for the unprecedented move, the area stayed remarkably chill throughout the weekend.
Volunteers at a medical tent inside the area said they treated mostly blisters and rolled ankles during the three-day festival, adding that they didn’t notice many people “overdo it.”
“Everyone is really happy,” said Mylan Ton, director of marketing for Sublime, an Oakland cannabis firm that sold