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Cannabis Cup 2006

All of you pot-lovers beware! In November it’s time again for the biggest, best-known and most anticipated event in the marijuana world: The Cannabis Cup Festival! This crazy event will turn Amsterdam upside down from the 19th to the 23rd of November.

First held in 1987 by High Times editor Steven Hagar, the festival is now ready for its 19th edition of introducing and evaluating a large variation of marijuana strains, which are then judged by the public.

This year, 21 of the city’s finest coffee shops have entered the competition, and best of all: You can be the judge of their wares!  Apply at, high THC tolerance recommended)