Southern Hemp Expo Returns To In-Person Gathering
Known as the tech center of the South, the city of Raleigh, North Carolina, will soon take on the mantle of hemp industry host as the city welcomes the 3rd annual Southern Hemp Expo (SHE3) on Sept. 2-4, 2021. Produced by Colorado Hemp Company and powered by We Are For Better Alternatives (WAFBA), this year’s event organizers are pleased to be working with Visit Raleigh to host the event at the Raleigh Convention Center.
Raleigh, North Carolina, is a Southern capital city shaped by the passionate minds of its residents. Visit Raleigh is looking forward to SHE3 and indicates that attendees will discover an emerging town that boasts a cultural heartbeat, including museums, arts, live music, craft culinary and beverage scene, handcrafted goods, and historical experiences.
Raleigh is proud to be hosting the Southern Hemp Expo,” said Denny Edwards, Visit Raleigh President and CEO. “North Carolina has a rich agricultural tradition and industrial hemp is one of our most exciting sectors right now. We look forward to showcasing our region to attendees and are committed to making this year’s SHE3 a memorable experience for all who attend and visit our city.”
New to SHE3
The Southern Hemp Expo is the first cannabis-related company to be awarded the City of Raleigh and Wake County Business Development Fund Grant, dedicated to making a positive economic impact on the city and the county.
SHE3 will deliver a robust lineup of industry experts and leaders to share new technologies and solutions in the marketplace and provide insight into hemp’s growth. The Southern Hemp Expo 2021 will feature over 250+ exhibitors, three full days of expo hall, and three stages of education, including the premier Let’s Talk Hemp Conferences.
Hear from 100+ speakers and special keynote guests and do business with thousands of attendees from across the hemp supply chain. It’s at SHE where you’ll find farmers, genetics companies, soil amendment suppliers, equipment manufacturers, hemp foods, pet products, extraction technologies, processors, laboratory services, brands, buyers, distributors, wholesalers, retailers, marketers, ancillary service providers, and much more.
Exhibit at SHE3
For businesses and brands interested in exhibiting at the 3rd Annual Southern Hemp Expo, the opportunity to reserve booth space and secure sponsorship are now available. Visit and apply today: southernhempexpo.com/registration/.
Call for Speakers
The Let’s Talk Hemp Speaker Series is expanding and is looking for engaging presentations focusing on a wide variety of cannabis-hemp-related topics for the Southern Hemp Expo. Visit letstalkhemp.net to submit your application to speak individually or on a panel at this year’s event.
Be on the lookout for updated hotel information and event ticket details. For more information, visit southernhempexpo.com.