CHAMPS Chicago Day 1 Recap, Day 2 Opens

A look back at Day 1 of CHAMPS Chicago

The Midwest woke to some chilly temperatures, but hot deals, as CHAMPS Chicago opened for Day 2 of our first ever show in the Windy City. There has been a ton of buzz around the show floor regarding Illinois becoming the 11th state in the US to legalize adult use cannabis. Governor JB Pritzker signed the legalization bill this past June allowing Illinois residents the ability to possess 30 grams of cannabis (15 grams for out of state residents), however, this law doesn’t go into effect until January 1st of 2020.

In the interim, attendees of CHAMPS Chicago have been enjoying plenty of action happening on the show floor as buyers have been piling into the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center all day long in an effort to get the latest in counter-culture goods to prepare for the greenrush coming the first of the year.

As an added bonus, attendee’s are getting to enjoy the Glass Games in 2 separate categories. Several incredible entries already fighting for judges attention to take home the crown and get to advance onto the Masters Finals in Las Vegas Nevada this coming February.

We have a full day packed at CHAMPS Chicago Day 2, but make sure to check out some of our favorite shots from Day 1.

Ancient Glastronaut’s warrior alien is ready to invade with his Glass Games entry
The great folks from JustCBD and Hillside Glass displayed an array of CBD-infused edibles and super smokeware
Bob Snodgrass X Matty White collaboration
The merchandise of 420 Expressions features an array of realistic-looking buds, as well as bud-themed key chains and jewelry.
Flame Princess enters her take on The Walking Dead’s Rick Grimes into the Glass Games
The ladies from Gourmet Innovations are ready to light their torches!
PST Glass and the Jack Milli rig entering the Halloween contest for the Glass Games

Make sure to stay tuned to CHAMPS Chicago as we conclude our first Midwest show tomorrow and announce the last winners heading to the Masters Finals!

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