Pot Lounges In Las Vegas Legalized!
Las Vegas’ History of Recreational Marijuana
Watch out Amsterdam; you are not the only destination for legalized Marijuana tourism. With
Las Vegas, Nevada legalized the recreational use of
Arguably, these restrictions are necessary because marijuana is illegal federally and, as a result, casino’s, can’t have
Essentially, as a result of these restrictions, you can only use
Pot Lounges Now Legal
However, on May 1, 2019, the Las Vegas, City Council, by a vote of four to one, allowed
It’ll be quite interesting to see how this plays out. However, since Las Vegas knows tourism and Vegas is “Sin City.” I am quite optimistic that these “Cannabis Lounges,” maybe a financial boon.
I also don’t think that these lounges will be much competition for casinos. People go to Vegas for gambling, nightlife, and the overall Vegas experience. Therefore, it is highly unlikely that tourists will spend all of their time while vacationing in a pot lounge. Also, many people who aren’t interested in Vegas may come to Vegas because of “Weed Tourism.” So, these marijuana lounges may turn into a lucrative revenue stream both for casinos and the
Update Nevada voted to study the issue of pot lounges, for two years before they are allowed statewide. It remains to be seen if Nevada will try to enforce this ban in Vegas or allow Vegas to have
cannabislounges. I will update you ASAP.