Nevada Eyes Denver’s New Pot Lounges, Las Vegas to Come to the Table in 2019

March 19, 2018 13:48:02
  • Denver presents the first recreational cannabis lounges
  • Las Vegas officials cautious about pot lounge endeavors until 2019 legislative meetings
  • Pilot projects in effect to weigh pros and cons of new recreational marijuana use

Denver’s first social-use marijuana permit was awarded to The Coffee Joint in early March of this year, establishing it as the first of what looks to be many pot consumption lounges to open in the coming years. Denver’s cannabis consumption establishment makes allowance for those who are over 21 to consume legal quantities of pot through methods of consuming edible products, vaping and dabbing within the venue itself, with the sole exclusion of smoking only being allowed outdoors (

City officials in Las Vegas are currently waiting on the City of Denver to approve the country’s first marijuana club, prior to their own discussions revolving around the licensing and regulation of lounges dedicated to marijuana within Las Vegas. With Nevada having permitted the lawful sale of recreational marijuana in July of 2017, a great demand has been placed on related commercial industries brought by…


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