Virginia Cannabis Cup Competition

The Virginia CannaCup Competition

Who has the best bud in V.A.? If you think you got a green thumb when it comes to growing cannabis, enter our first “Virginia CannaCup Competition” for a chance to win $1000 in cash prizes.

The Virginia CannaCup Competition is a statewide competition to see who has the best cannabis product. Cannabis growers, cultivators, and brand developers from all around the Commonwealth can submit their products into this competition.

All pre-packages and sealed submissions are then packaged by Virginia Cannabis Connections Inc. into assorted Judging Kits.

These judge’s kits are then shared across the state for consumers to test and judge each product inside of their kit.

Enter your product 

Get your kit today and help select the 1st ever Virginia CannaCup Winner!


Virginia Senate approved Senate Bill 391 in a historic bipartisan vote to regulate the retail sale of cannabis to adults 21 and older. Sales could begin as early as September 15, 2022 

With retail sales pending this year,  wholesalers and retailers are going to want to know who are the best growers in the state and who offers the best product. The Virginia CannaCup Competition will award cash prizes to contestants for the best cannabis in several categories including: 

  • Best Indica in VA
  • Best Sativa in VA
  • Best Hybrid in VA
  • Best Overall Cannabis in VA 

All submission have to be grown in Virginia to comply with Virginia Laws.  Entries must be submitted in accordance with the rules and regulations set forth by Virginia Cannabis Connections Inc. which include proper documentation, packaging and submission time.  

ENTRY PERIOD 

The entry period for growers to participate in begins APRIL 20, 2022 and runs until JULY 30, 2022 

Your sealed packets of raw cannabis products will be included in a CannaConnect Judging Kit and disbursed to each judge for judging purposes. 

Submission Deadlines 
Due July 30, 2022

With your participation you will receive CannaFest CannaCup which provides access to CannaFest 2 Saturday September 17 2022 at Military Circle Mall, 880 N. Military Highway, Norfolk, Va 23508 

Virginia Cannabis Connections Inc will conduct and maintain a Certificates of Analysis (COA) for each product submitted into this competition. If you have any questions, please contact assertivemultimedia@gmail.com

 

 

Wanna Be A Judge?

Get your kit today and help select the 1st ever Virginia CannaCup Winner!

The Virginia CannaCup Competition Judge Kits will contain assortments of Cannabis products from Virginia Cannabis growers who have submitted entries into the competition, all contained inside of a CannaConnect box that is 12”x18”x4” in dimensions. 

There will be sealed packets of raw cannabis product items in each kit for judging purposes. Each kit will also include courtesy samples of THC Delta-8 and CDD products provided by various sponsors. *Note some of these products may provide positive drug test results. You MUST BE 21 or older to participate as a CannaCup judge. 

JUDGING – Due August 29, 2022

Within each Kit, you will receive a Judge’s Access Card which provides access to CannaFest 2 Saturday, September 17 2022 at Military Circle Mall, 880 N. Military Highway, Norfolk, Va 23508 

All items must be judged by the deadline of August 29, 2022.

Virginia Cannabis Connections Inc will maintain all Certificates of Analysis (COA) for each product submitted into this competition. If you have any questions, please contact assertivemultimedia@gmail.com

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FAQ

What is the Virginia CannaCup 2022?

The Virginia CannaCup Competition is a statewide competition to see who has the best cannabis product. Cannabis growers, cultivators, and brand developers from all around the Commonwealth can submit their products into this competition. All pre-packages and sealed submissions are then packaged by Virginia Cannabis Connections Inc. into assorted Judging Kits.. 

When is the Virginia CannaCup 2022?
CannaCup 2022 Winners will be announced at CannaFest Saturday, September 17, 2022.

What do I do If I want to enter my cannabis product?
The Virginia CannaCup will begin accepting products from growers from April 20, 2022 – July 30, 2022. 

How Do I get my CannaCup Judges Kit? 
Judge Kits become available to the public for ordering on April 20, 2022, at cannafestva.com
Judge Kits will be shipped out on August 15, 2022
Judge Kits will be shipped to a valid US address only. There is no pickup option.
Judges will have until September 1 2022 to complete judging for all products in their Kits. 

How do I become a CannaCup Competition judge?
Judge Kits will be sold online until they are sold out. Anyone who is interested in becoming a judge may do so by ordering starting on 4-20-2022. If you purchase a Judge Kit, you MUST test and submit scores and comments for all products. All of your feedback is important and is anonymously sent to the growers who submitted their products. 

What comes inside of a CannaCup Competition Judge’s Kit?
CannaCup Competition Judge’s kits will be assortments of Cannabis products from various growers, all contained inside of a CannaConnect box that is 12”x18”x4” in dimensions.  

Is admission to CannaFest 2 included? 
Each CannaCup Judge Kit comes with a Judges Access Pass which gives you admission to the event and VIP access to the CannaCup Hospitality Tent.  

Can I buy more than 1 kit?
No, Judge Kit purchases are limited to 1 of each kit type per 

WHAT’S IN THE BOX

  1. 14g of premium cannabis flower from CannaCup contestants to judge and rate 
  2. Sponsored product samples
  3. Assorted Pre-Rolls
  4. Sponsor Provided Gummie Edibles
  5. Sponsor provided Non-Gummie Edibles 
  6. Topical lotions, Salves, Oils, and Balms

All products are legal under the Code of Virginia .

ORDER YOUR JUDGES’ KIT STARTING 4-20-22