The Bend Café and Lounge, an outdoor cannabis consumption lounge next to a cannabis store in Grand Bend, ON, strives to smash the stigma surrounding cannabis culture and consumption. With an outdoor patio, they want to provide their customers and the local community with a space that allows cannabis to be consumed safely and alongside knowledgeable staff who can help explain the products. With farmgate cannabis legalized in Ontario, more cannabis consumption lounges are on the horizon in 2022.
All recent signs point to growing interest and demand from people to consume cannabis in a licensed and regulated establishment – be it an outdoor cafe, a restaurant, or a travel retreat. Ideas for cannabis consumption lounges are practically endless. If you’re looking to tap this new corner of the cannabis retail market in Canada or the US, stay tuned for more from Cova. Subscribe to our blog for the latest news and tips.