Here’s the best places to get weed near Lolla

Here's the best places to get weed near Lolla

Fests are back! And Lollapolooza is the biggest one in Chicago. A great sign that we’re working our way towards normal. It’s still going to take a while to get there, with the ups and downs we’ve come to expect. That said, we’re going in the right direction. So if you’re going to the festival, here’s the best places to get weed near Lolla.

What are the details for Lolla, again?

It runs from July 29-August 1, at Grant ParkĀ in Chicago. You can find all of the details including lineups, schedules, and more here.

Any other info?

Know that if you want to go, you either have to show proof of a Covid vaccination card, or a negative Covid test that you’ve taken within the last 72 hours. And yes, they really are enforcing this policy.

Good to know. So where is the weed nearby?

You have three choices of nearby dispensaries to stop by. Just know that if you try to bring any cannabis into the fest, you’ll have a good chance of it being taken away, so plan accordingly.

Dispensary 33

The West Loop location of Dispensary 33 is located at 1152 W. Randolph, open from 10am-10pm throughout the festival. This is right at the intersection of Racine and Randolph, close to the Fulton Market restaurant district, so you can’t miss it.


MOCA, which is now Ascend by MOCA, under the Ascend brand, has a River North location. Located at 216 W. Ohio, this location is conveniently located near the brown line. Hours from 9am-9pm daily.


Verilife’s RIver North location is the closest one to the fest, within walking distance at 60 W. Superior. Hours are 9am-9pm daily. Get more details on their site.

What else?

In addition to the best places to get weed near Lolla, don’t forget about things to do after the fest. Several clubs in town are having Lolla after shows throughout the weekend. If you want to go, just know that many shows are already sold out, so plan ahead. Also make sure you get the latest Covid guidelines in advance. Have a great time, and stay safe!