Northern Nights & Bob Moses Join Emerald Cup Alongside Portugal. The Man, The Roots, Gramatik and more


With the successful completion of year 5 of the festival which included the groundbreaking cannabis Tree Lounge, Northern Nights Music Festival is excited to announce its partnership with The Emerald Cup in the production of the 2nd stage featured in the The Good Seed Hall (sponsored by, Dec. 9 & 10th. This year’s impressive line-up at The Emerald Cup already includes the legendary Roots, the recently Grammy-nominated Portugal. The Man, Gramatik, Hieroglyphics, Pimps of Joytime, Chali2na and Bob Moses. With Northern Nights’ cemented status as a premiere West-Coast camping festival and as a pioneer in the burgeoning cannabis industry, “there couldn’t be a better fit for NNMF than to team up with The Emerald Cup in Northern California” states Andrew Blap (Co-Founder NNMF).

The Northern Nights Stage in the The Good Seed Hall (sponsored by, will feature DJs and producers from Northern California along with this year’s Emerald Cup entries and trophies, art, and the psychedelic MAPS experience. The inviting stage and lounge space will be sending musical vibes throughout the Medical Cannabis 215 Areas to heighten the patient’s shopping experiences.

The Emerald Cup is a two-day event that gathers Northern California’s best cultivators, industry leaders, and cannabis devotees together to partake in educational panels, with topics from legislation to farming practices to medical uses, while bringing patrons face to face with cutting edge vendors and topping it all off with a diverse musical lineup. Tim Blake (TEC founder) states, “Music has always been an important aspect of our event and I’m very excited how 2017’s lineup is shaping up. After a day full of educational panels and informative workshops, it’s essential we bring the right vibes of music and entertainment to our attendees.” The Emerald Cup prides itself in bringing together all members of the cannabis community each year, including farmers, patients, professionals, and enthusiasts.


The 14th Annual Emerald Cup

Dates: Saturday, December 9, 2017 – Sunday December 10, 2017

Time: Doors at 11am PT

Venue: Sonoma County Fairgrounds

Address: 1350 Bennett Valley Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Admission: Varies // $60 - $400

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Age restrictions: 18+



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Michelle Berardesco