A New Approach To Cannabis Consumption Lounges In Missouri

The Kansas City metro area will soon enjoy a new entertainment district that will include cannabis consumption areas along with a state-of-the-art amphitheater, two indoor entertainment venues and festival grounds, to name a few.

The proposed Smokey River Entertainment District in the Kansas City suburb of River Bend is a vision of Besa Hospitality Group (BHG) in partnership with BesaMe Wellness, reported Green Market Report.

Located in downtown Kansas City, the new multi-use space will be open for business next year.

“We have an opportunity to showcase cannabis and the acceptance of cannabis in our everyday lives,” Joey Pintozzi, vice president of operations and marketing, said. “This is an entertainment venue, first and foremost. Cannabis just happens to be part of that experience.”

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