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  • Timeless Held a First-of-Its-Kind 420 Festival at the Croft Downtown
    April 21 at 5:43 p.m. by Jacob Tyler Dunn

    On Tuesday, Timeless Vapes threw a private, ticketed 420 festival celebrating Arizona's first year with legal recreational weed. Freebies and good vibes were abundant. The sold-out event at the Croft downtown brought together several Phoenix…

  • Visual Aid: Take a Tour of Giving Tree's Dispensary and Cultivation Center
    April 8 at 4:36 p.m. by Multiple Authors

    Inside a bland building in a north Phoenix office complex exists a radiant marijuana paradise. This gift to cannabis aficionados is what Phoenix New Times found when Giving Tree Dispensary recently gave a tour of its cultivation and processing…

  • Scenes From the First Day of Recreational Marijuana Sales in Arizona
    January 25 at 5 a.m. by Jacob Tyler Dunn

    On Friday, January 22, 2021, dozens of Arizona dispensaries were approved to begin selling marijuana for recreational use. We stopped by several Valley shops — including Urban Greenhouse, Harvest, The Mint, Territory, and Curaleaf — on this…

  • Take a Private Tour of Harvest, One of Arizona's Largest Cultivation Centers
    February 19 at 11:27 p.m. by Jacob Tyler Dunn

    Harvest is one of Arizona's largest medical cannabis cultivation centers, located up in Camp Verde for the most ideal sunlight year-round. Phoenix New Times took a private tour of the step-by-step process inside its massive facility and saw how it…

  • 42.0 Marijuana Photos for 4/20/2019
    April 20 at 10 a.m. by Tom Carlson

    With 4/20 being a self-declared national marijuana holiday, here's 42.0 beautiful shots of weed and other cannabis stuff. Because why the hell not?

  • See Omaha Farms' Indoor Cannabis-Growing Facility
    October 30 at 7:20 p.m. by Ray Stern

    Tucked away in a former warehouse in southeast metro Phoenix, a sophisticated medical-marijuana cultivation and processing center hums along every day with the help of several dozen workers and experts in agriculture and business. Legal under…

  • A Visit to Nature's AZ Medicines' Cannabis Greenhouse
    August 17 at 8:33 a.m. by Nate Nichols

    In the (relatively) cool and dry high desert plains of southern Arizona, Nature's AZ Medicines operates 110,000 square feet of space devoted to the greenhouse cultivation of medical marijuana. These photos offer a glimpse inside one of Arizona's…

  • Is it Art? Is it a Bubbler? Gorgeous Glass Pipes at Blaze
    April 14 at 7:57 p.m. by Phoenix New Times

    With 4/20 fast approaching, New Times thought it was high time (see what we did there?) to take a trip to Bell Road and 17th Avenue to gaze upon the beautiful artistic glass pipes for sale at Blaze Tobacco and Gifts. From the whimsical to the…

  • Reasons AZFMR Supporters Should Vote for Marijuana Policy Project's Proposal
    April 8 at 12:19 p.m. by Ray Stern

    Supporters of Arizonans for Mindful Regulation have fought the good fight, but chances look slim that their cannabis-legalization measure will make November's ballot.Even if the group has gathered 100,000 signatures, it has to collect another…

  • The People, Pot and Products of the 2016 Cannabis Cup
    February 1 at 4 a.m. by Ernie Manrique

    Cannabis Cup 2016 started its two-weekend stand at the NOS Center in San Bernardino on Saturday, Jan. 30. The fun-filled cannabis day featured vendor booths, free samples, food, edibles, give-aways and music by The Roots, De La Soul and more. All…

  • 100 Most Amazing Marijuana Photos of 2015
    December 18 at 4 a.m. by Lindsey Bartlett

    Marijuana in Colorado is its own micro-economy, with tons of events, commercial businesses and overall interest riding on its tender leaves. The importance of cannabis as a cash crop has never been more apparent than it was in 2015. Here's a look…

  • A Stoner's Cornucopia at <i>High Times</i>' Cannabis Cup
    February 10 at 4 a.m.

    High Times Cannabis Cup 2015 L.A./San Bernardino took place at The NOS Events Center on February 7-8, 2015 in San Bernardino. We had a look around the show on Saturday afternoon and here's what we saw. All photos by Timothy Norris.

  • Medbox Takes the Medical Pot Business By Storm
    May 7 at 4 a.m.

    Medbox stock, available for purchase by the public, rates near the very top of the Marijuana Index, an information source for investors on pot-related companies. It's a billion-dollar company — largely because of a stroke of luck during one fateful…

  • Annual Global Marijuana March in Phoenix
    May 5 at 4 a.m.

    Marijuana supporters brought their signs, shirts, and voices to Steel Indian School Park on Saturday, May 3, 2014 for a peaceful gathering of some of those who support legalization. Scheduled speakers included Jim Mealer, the only gubernatorial…

  • 420 Celebrations in Metro Phoenix
    April 21 at 4 a.m.

    Phoenix's 420 weekend celebrations may not be quite on par with that of our Northeastern neighbor, Colorado, but that will change someday soon. Arizona's medical marijuana dispensaries, peer to peer networks and head shops pulled out what stops…

  • Arizona Natural Selections: Inside a Medical Marijuana Cultivation Center
    January 24 at 4 a.m.

    Ever been inside a marijuana cultivation center that grows 61 different strains? Well, New Times got a rare tour. In fact it was the only public tour to date of Arizona Natural Selections, one of the largest and most advanced medical marijuana…

  • 4/20 Parties in Metro Phoenix
    April 22 at 4 a.m.

    Cannabis-themed event and parties took place all across the Valley on Saturday, April 20, all various bars, smoke shops, and other local venues. Our cameras visited a few of these sativa-celebrating shindigs including the Arizona 420 Festival and…

  • 4/20 Celebrations Across Phoenix
    April 22 at 4 a.m.

    4/20 was quite the busy day in Phoenix. The Sail Inn offered a full day and night of music thanks to Phochella, showcasing bands like Kongos, Mergence, and The Love Me Nots. Down the street, The Stray Cat Bar & Grill had their own 4/20 party…

  • Los Angeles Medical Cannabis Cup 2012
    February 13 at 4:22 p.m.

    This weekend L.A. hipsters weren't talking about their cars when speaking of hybrids. It was all about the cannabis, the very best strains competing for top honors at the first ever Los Angeles Medical Cannabis Cup. The awards were sponsored by…

  • Global Marijuana March 2008
    May 5 at 9:15 a.m.

    The Global Marijuana March, a world-wide event based around demonstrating in favor of the legalization of marijuana, hit Indian School Park this weekend as hundreds of demonstrators marched with signs and signed petitions.


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