News Release

Anchorage’s First Retail Marijuana Store, Arctic Herbery, Holds Grand Opening


WHO:     Arctic Herbery

WHAT:    Grand Opening of Anchorage’s First Retail Marijuana Store

WHEN:    Thursday, December 15,

12 noon to 8 p.m.

WHERE:  Arctic Herbery, 7107 Arctic Blvd. (71st & Arctic)

Thursday will be a historic day in Anchorage when Alaskans will finally be able to legally buy pot at the first-to-open retail store – Arctic Herbery.

Arctic Herbery will be selling three different types of pot in 2.5 gram containers, as well as pre-rolled joints. All of the marijuana available is from Black Rapids in North Pole, AK. Varieties include Afghani Kush (22% THC), Blueberry (over 13% THC) and Pineapple Chunk.

Alaskans are invited to attend the Grand Opening of the store with music and free hot chocolate throughout the day. Please park at the BAC Limousines lot, located at 100th Avenue & C Street (across from Target), and take the free Executive Shuttle to and from Arctic Herbery. There will be no parking on-site. Everyone riding the Shuttle will have a chance to win hourly giveaways and will be entered in a Grand Prize Drawing. Check in on Facebook and get 10 percent off all glass products.