Where to buy Recreational Marijuana in California Starting Jan. 1st

Only dispensaries with both local permits and state licenses will allow customers to buy recreational marijuana without a medical recommendation.

Anyone 21 and older will be able to purchase legal marijuana in California starting January 1st. But there are some discrepancies as to which shops will offer cannabis without a medical recommendation. On Dec. 14, the Bureau of Cannabis Control began issuing temporary licenses for recreational marijuana sales. The map below outlines all the current locations Californians can purchase from starting New Year’s Day. It will be updated as more licenses are issued.

If you are looking for a rundown of the new California Marijuana laws, including discrepancies between state and federal law, check out our previous post.

The Rundown on New California Marijuana Laws