The growing allure of legal cannabis is undeniable. Baby boomers who gave up cannabis decades ago are rekindling their relationship with the plant. Medical marijuana patients are seeking out dispensaries that carry the strain or product they need to relieve their symptoms. Legal adults are becoming interested in discovering cannabis for recreational purposes. And with eight more states having given the thumbs-up to medical or adult-use legalization on November 8th, more people than ever will have these same opportunities in the near future.
If you've never done so before, it can feel intimidating to step inside a dispensary and not know what to do, which questions to ask, and how to find the products you want. Here's how to prepare and what to expect on your first visit.