Seattle, WA: Event organizers are expecting to break attendance records this weekend for the 21st annual Seattle Hempfest, taking place this Friday through Sunday at Myrtle Edwards Park.
Hempfest has drawn crowds in excesses of 250,000 people over the three day ‘protestival’.
One of the main focuses of this year Hempfest is Washington’s legalization voter initiative, . Washington is one of three states where voters this fall will have the opportunity to substantively reform their state’s personal use cannabis laws. and voters also have limited this fall.
The latest public polling regarding I-502 (Read a full description of the measure supported by voters by a margin of 50 percent to 37 percent..) shows that it is
Over 60 musical acts and over one hundred speakers — including NORML Founder educational tent., I-502 sponsor, NORML Advisory Board member and travel expert , numerous NORML board members and chapter coordinators, members of Seattle’s City Council, former law enforcement officials and dozens of cannabis law reform activists will participate in the event from numerous stages and at the ‘Hemposium’
A list of speakers is found.
A complete line-up of this year’s scheduled events, musicians, and speakers is available online at:.