This is a Cannabis Cup competition and Awards Show only. There will be no live event. Judge Kits are available to everyone on a first-come first-serve basis starting August 21!


The High Times Cannabis Cup Massachusetts: People’s Choice Edition is aimed to identify and award the best cannabis products in all of Massachusetts, all across a wide range of different categories, all to be judged by the great people of Massachusetts for the first time ever.
This event will be the first-ever competition that is open to the Massachusetts public and will see the largest pool of judges in history. This is a sampling dream to get your products into the hands of hundreds of new customers who will provide feedback on your entries, plus thousands of impressions. Judge kits will be available in 10-15 dispensaries across the state – exclusive retailers to be announced! Judges who get a kit will be sampling and reviewing a wide variety of products to help crown the best of the┬áSpirit of America.┬áMay the best products win.
This competition is a Recreational and Medical competition. All Products must be grown and produced in Massachusetts at a facility licensed under the CCC and be in compliance with all CCC rules.

Exclusive Retailers of the Judge Kits:

NETA – 160 Washington St, Brookline, MA 02445
NETA – 118 Conz St, Northampton, MA 01060
Caroline’s Cannabis – 640 Douglas St, Uxbridge, MA 01569
Pure Oasis – 430 Blue Hill Avenue, Boston, MA 02121
Stem Haverhill – 124 Washington St, Haverhill, MA 01832
Northeast Alternatives (NEA) – 999 William S Canning Blvd, Fall River, MA 02721
Western Front – 121 Webster Ave, Chelsea, MA 02150
Major Bloom – 76 Millbury St, Worcester, MA 01610
Native Sun Wellness – 37 Coolidge St, Hudson, MA 01749
Bud’s Goods – 64 W Boylston St, Worcester, MA 01606
Bud’s Goods – 1540 Bedford St, Abington, MA 02351
INSA – 462 Highland Ave, Salem, MA 01970
INSA -122 Pleasant St Suite 144, Easthampton, MA 01027
INSA – 1200 W Columbus Ave, Springfield, MA 01105
INSA – 506 Cottage St, Springfield, MA 01104 (Medical Only)
Alternative Therapies Group – 107 Elm St, Salisbury, MA 01952

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August 9-11: Product submissions (intake)
August 21: Kits On-Sale!
August 21 – October 17: Judging Timeframe
October 24: Winners Announced

Categories + Entry Requirements:

Flower: (228) 1g samples, individually packaged for retail.

Pre-Rolls: (228) samples around 1-2g max, individually packaged for retail. Pre-rolls with any concentrates must be pre-approved.

Concentrates & Vapes: (228) .5g samples, individually packaged for retail.

Edibles: (100) sample packs. 100mg THC max each with 5mg THC max per serving, individually packaged for retail.

Topicals+Tinctures+Capsules: (100) samples. individually packaged for retail.

Capsules: 100mg THC max per sample

Tinctures: 500mg THC max per sample