Music, Cannabis, Nature, and Art Behind the Sequoia Curtain July 15-17, 2022


Northern Nights Music Festival announced full cannabis and partner details for its highly anticipated return to California’s iconic Redwood Forest July 15-17, 2022. Taking place at Cook’s Valley Campground in Piercy, CA on the Humboldt/Mendocino border, the beloved festival has built its name based on an eclectic mix of cutting-edge music, pristine natural landscapes and industry-leading cannabis programming.

Tickets for Northern Nights are available for purchase here

Located behind the Redwood Curtain in the fertile crescent of the Emerald Triangle, the festival offers a new-age portal to the Great American West. Established as one of the most unique boutique festivals in North America, Northern Nights brings together a dedicated community of music fans, cannabis enthusiasts and nature lovers on the scenic banks of the Eel River.

Known as a pioneer in bringing music and cannabis together, Northern Nights was the first music festival to offer legal on-site cannabis sales and consumption in 2019 (prior to Grasslands at Outside Lands). As a result, the festival has become a hotbed for forward-thinking cannabis culture and politics, acting as a forerunner for the live events industry and beyond.

Northern Nights also announced that it will become the first music festival to have dispensaries located on stages and the first music festival to have multiple dispensaries on site for its 2022 edition. This will include dispensaries on stages throughout the event, featuring buyouts from major cannabis brands and making it easy for guests to purchase cannabis products while enjoying the music they love.

NN22 will feature Eel Dab-Grab-N-Go River, which adds a hands-on elevation to the River Stage experience, providing a fun way to engage with some of California’s most award-winning cannabis brands. The space is packed with Emerald Cup winners, with Mendocino Hashery CO’s Best Solvent-Free Hash, Best of Show winners Farmer and the Felonbest drink HIFI sessions Lagunitasand the best winning cartridge Excerpts from the pier. This area will also feature Coastal Sun, known for its organic flowers and pre-rolls, as well as AbsoluteXtracts (ABX), who create high-quality, full-spectrum cannabis concentrates. Grab a quick drink, joint or dab and take a dip in the Eel River.

The Mendocino Tree Lounge & Hashery will feature an experiential lounge and hash bar where you can sip, puff, eat and relax. Mendocino Legacy and Ispire will host terpene tastings in its Hash Bar with featured sponsors Select. Quench your thirst with deep desert‘s Happy Mocktail and Slushie Hours, serving non-medicated, non-alcoholic versions of their drink (THC-containing versions available at the dispensary). Customers can also post in the living room with Mendo Premier, Blaze1, madrone, At Uncle Mac’s, BNVL Farm and A log house.

In the grove, guests will enjoy plant-inspired art, movement, and a rooted spiritual journey alongside Humboldt Seed Co. and HumFarmsthe forces behind 2019 Recreation. Attendees can expect an expanded portfolio of wellness programs, including cannabis-themed activities.

the OG Humboldt Tree Lounge Farmer’s Market will be back in support of the small farmer in the Emerald Triangle, sponsored by Bovedathe world leader in two-way humidity control packs, and Mendocino Cannabis Alliance. The space will feature over twenty award-winning local cannabis growers and brands, including redwood roots, Huckleberry Hill Farms, Sticky fields, cultured rebel, Moon Made Farms, Briceland Farms, Five Sisters Farm, Emerald Spirit Plants, Lunar Despiser, Esensia, and much more. Direct-to-consumer pricing will be enabled by the retail partner Sovereign.

In true Farmer’s Market style, expect to eat well at farm-fresh Happy Hours, dubbed Blaze and Graze. Hydrate at the tonic bar provided by award-winning edibles brand Space Gem. The area will feature wellness, movement and educational programs offered by Lucky Box, including intimate surprise performances by festival talent. Learn about regenerative cultivation, meet local ganja growers, move your body, twerk under trees, and pet bunnies!

Northern Nights also invites participants to Find fun stuff, win a prize!an interactive scavenger hunt offering cannabis fun and games to play with friends on weekends.

New this year, Northern Nights has also launched a VIP Retail Buyer Program which invites top retail buyers from across California for a fun weekend with a free networking opportunity at the festival. This will include the opportunity to enjoy hosted Happy Hours with demonstrations, tastings, performances and more while meeting new and familiar cannabis brands. If you are interested, you can register here.

With their phase two music lineup, Northern Nights recently added even more incredible talent to the lineup, which includes electrifying act Two Feet, rising Denver-based producer Of The Trees, artist empowerment Queer Wreckno who is becoming a fan favorite on the festival line-ups and Grammy-nominated artist Ford. which mixes indie and electronic sensibilities. Other new additions include Balkan Bump, Smoakland, Modern Biology, Equanimous, Subsuelo, and more. The second phase also includes the addition of talented star muralists who will share their work on Northern Nights, which includes Blake Reagan, Dmise, Eon75, and more.

The previously announced first phase of Northern Nights was helmed by Dirtybird founder Claude VonStroke, South London genre-blending producer TroyBoi, French live performance maestro CloZee, UK hit phenom Elderbrook and illustrious producer of Los Angeles SNBRN house. Northern Nights’ multi-style lineup continues with bass music pioneer David Starfire, fellow Los Angeles house favorite J. Worra, English music producer Khushi, famed Japanese-American upstart Qrion, dance world meets 808 bass music creator SOOHAN, the rise of tech-house star Westend, and more.

To make it to the Nuits du Nord this year, the festival is joining forces with BY BIKE, as the official airline partner of the festival. Connecting Socal to NorCal, participants can go directly to Santa Rosa or Arcata with a special flight FLYNNMF Offer code.

At Northern Nights, attendees can find themselves floating in the river and listening to their favorite artists on the river stage while taking a twerking class by day, capturing the future of electronics live on the stage. mainland at sunset, or exploring art installations and dancing the night away at the Bunker Stage. It’s an experience personified by wild West Coast independence, curated with global sensibilities in mind.

As connoisseurs will tell you, experiential wonder lurks behind every corner of the festival. Stroll down Merchant Row to discover Northern Nights art and fashion vendors, watch a host of live painters create throughout the weekend, grab a drink in a specialty bar or just relax at your campsite or glamping site under the canopy of the Redwoods.

It’s a place designed by nature waiting to be explored with best friends new and old. Plan your trip now to one of the most unique festival experiences of the year. Those interested in attending the Nuits du Nord can buy tickets here.







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