At Weed Weddings, Couples Are Bringing Cannabis Into The Celebration

By KRTV on December 14, 2022

When guests get invited to a wedding, they might be excited about the open bar, but some couples are opting for a more non-traditional way to celebrate — with cannabis. While the presence of marijuana at weddings isn’t exactly new, the openness of weed weddings means partaking of this substance at celebrations is not like it used to be.

The National Institutes of Health estimates approximately 49.6 million people aged 12 and older in the United States used cannabis in the past 12 months. Globally, cannabis sales in 2021 were estimated at around $28 billion with sales projected to reach a whopping $35 billion this year, according to research from BDSA, a cannabis-data company. Data shows us that the primary use of cannabis in the U.S. remains recreational for 89.5% of adult users. Around 10.5% report using it solely for medical relief and 36.1% report a combination of both medical and recreational purposes.

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