Third annual Budtender Appreciation Week returns to three Canadian cities

B-Week returns March 25 to 31, recognizing and celebrating budtenders across Canada with a series of virtual and live, in-person events. Photo courtesy Tether via Instagram

One of Canada’s largest conventions returns to Vancouver this month, bringing together budtenders, retailers and brands from across Canada for a week of collaborative and educational events.

Taking place from March 25 to March 31, B-Week aims to recognize the contributions of Budtenders to the cannabis sector.

B-Week will provide budtenders and retailers access to fun virtual and in-person cannabis facility tours, product-focused and educational panels.

B-Week also offers ample opportunities for prizes and a chance to mingle with other budtenders.

B-Week 2024 Schedule of Events:

  • Canada-wide Virtual SESH (4:20 PT) – a Budtender and retailer virtual gathering to meet incredible brands, win prizes, and network
  • Edmonton sampling event
  • Mississauga sampling event
  • Vancouver sampling event


Store visits – team Tether will visit retailers in Ontario and B.C. with surprises.

“We take great pride in the value that B-Week has provided the cannabis industry over the past three years,” says Katie Pringle, CEO and Co-Founder of Tether. “From hosting national virtual events to orchestrating local sampling initiatives, we are grateful to the Tether community of budtenders and our partner brands. 2024 is set to be our best year yet.”

Launched in 2021, Tether is a community that engages more than 4,500 budtenders and cannabis retailers; it offers impactful and authentic partnerships for brands that are looking to make an impression and connection.

With the release of tickets coming soon, those interested in attending the interactive event are encouraged to visit to learn more about Tether’s programs and Budtender Appreciation Week.

To stay up to date with event details and brand announcements, follow @tetherbuds on Instagram.