November 20-21, 2020 | Friday 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Saturday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Chicago Hilton |   720 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605


Can I buy tickets at the venue?   YES, CASH ONLY.  Box office opens at 10:15am, and tickets will be available at the door.

Do I need a medical marijuana card to attend?   NO.  NECANN is a business & education event open to everyone.

Is there an age limit?  YES.  18+, unless accompanied by parent/guardian.

Do I have to buy a ticket for my child?  NO.  Children under 18 accompanied by a parent do not need a ticket.

What is the refund policy?  All tickets are non-refundable.

Is my ticket transferable to another attendee?  YES.

Can I bring a bag/backpack?  YES – with conditions:  Venue security reserves the right to search all bags/backpacks and may refuse any bag to be allowed in.  NECANN will store rejected bags at registration desk.  Food, beverages, and weapons are not allowed in the venue, please see Venue website for full details.

Is this event handicap accessible? YES. Please contact the Chicago Hilton if you require assistance.

Can I leave and re-enter? YES, attendees may leave and re-enter as often as they wish, but MUST have their show badge for re-admittance.  You will not be allowed back in without a show badge.

Will food and beverages be available for purchase?  YES.  The Hilton has several food/drink options at the hotel, no outside food/beverages allowed

Does my convention ticket include admission to Pre-Conference workshops?  NO. Separate tickets must be purchased for  workshops.

Does my ticket to a Pre-conference workshop include admission to the Convention?  NO. Separate tickets must be purchased for the convention.

Will Cannabis be available at the show?   NO. Absolutely no cannabis of any kind can be sold, distributed, or displayed at the Venue.

Is Cannabis use allowed onsite?  No. All Illinois laws regarding cannabis use in public are in effect; no displaying, smoking/vaping/consuming cannabis anywhere on Hilton property.

Can I take pictures/video? Pictures & videotaping allowed on exhibit floor, but you get permission before photographing/filming people directly.  NO videotaping of speakers/programming allowed in ANY session.  NECANN & the Hynes reserves the right to restrict/deny photography/video recording in any area, at any time, at their sole discretion.

Why should I attend? With Recreational Cannabis now legal  NECANN Illinois is is the largest industry event EVER in the focused exclusively on the state’s industry and opportunities. Featuring 100+ local and national exhibitors, 50+ industry expert speakers, programming tracks on careers, investment, medical marijuana education and cultivation, this is THE must-attend event for anyone who wants to be a part of the fastest growing industry in the world!  The event is also the single-largest gathering of education and outreach for the Medical Marijuana programs in Illinois, the perfect place to learn everything you need to know about this amazing medicine.