The High Times Cup was the first big commercial Cannabis Cup. There are now many High Times Cups in various American states – this one was / is the original in Amsterdam.
The Spannabis Cannabis Champions Cup takes place during the annual cannabis fair Spannabis in Barcelona/Spain. The Cup in Madrid will be listed separately.
IC 420 Growers Cup
All varieties will be connected to the strain description if we already have them listed into our database. Please click onto one of the cannabis contests to have a look onto the winners.
The Karma Cup is all about elite cannabis. The best growers and producers in Canada compete to be recognized for their hard work.
The Emerald Cup is Northern California’s premier cannabis destination, while advancing the concept of sustainable, outdoor farming. Its reputation is firmly solidified as the largest, most respected, organic, outdoor, cannabis competition in the world.
“We were really excited to do so well,” says CannaSol founder Jeremy Moberg, who initially proposed the Sun Cup to the Washington Sungrowers Industry Association as a fundraiser. “We basically swept the flower category and we feel super proud.”
Covid canceled Spannabis this year, but promoters still held a (not so) Secret Cup! Secret Cup Bizkaia streamed their seven-hour award ceremony on Youtube in lieu of an in-person gathering. The best flowers in Basque country were:
New England/ East Coast represent
Moving on, The High Times Cannabis Cup Colorado: People’s Choice 2020 contest had three categories for flower, two for edibles, and one apiece for concentrates, topicals, and prerolls.
Instead of curating a select group of celebrity judges, Cup kits shipped to dispensaries across each state, allowing for thousands of regular degular people to share their opinions on the best their state had to offer.
While we wait in California until 2021 for a postponed Emerald Cup, here’s where to shop 2020’s most lauded cultivars, extracts, brands, and much more.
We've got cannabis cup winners and cup winning cannabis seeds from every corner of the World, including prize winners of the famous High Times Cannabis Cup (Amsterdam, So-Cal, Denver, Nor-Cal, Michigan & Seattle), the hugely popular Cannabis Champions Cup (Spannabis), held in cheifly Barcelona & Malaga, Spain, and many more award winners and cup winning strains from cannabis competitions around the World.
The High Times Cannabis Cup is the world's most famous cannabis festival and was founded in 1988 by Steve Hager. Judges from around the world sample and vote for their favourite marijuana strains from the entries in varrying categories including best Indica, best Sativa, best hybrid, best imported hash and best Nederhash (hashhish produced in the Netherlands). There are also awards for best new product, best booth and best glass. The High Times Cannabis Cup also includes live music, educational seminars and an exposition for marijuana related products from weed oriented companies. Famous cannabis cup winners include, Green House Seed Company, Barneys Farm, DNA Genetics, Soma Seeds, Kiwi Seeds and The Big Buddha Seeds. Amsterdam had it's last and final High Times Cannabis Cup in November 2014 partly because of the changes and growing uncertainty about Dutch cannabis laws and with the availability of newly legal cannabis locations in the United States and other countries and due to the first ever police raid on the 2010 Amsterdam Cannabis Cup location.
The United States held it's first High Times Cannabis Cup in 2010 and now the famous stoners magazine holds Cannabis Cups in Northern & Sothern California, Denver, Michigan and Seatle, with more locations planned for the future. High Time is also planning Cannabis Cups in Jamaica and Spain.
The Cannabis Champions Cup is the most prestigious weed award ceremony in Spain and is held in combination with the Spannabis Hemp Fairs of Madrid, Barcelona & Malaga. There are also a number of other cannabis awards held in locations throughout Spain, both on the mainland and the islands. Our aim with the cannabis awards and cannabis cups section was to attribute all the marijuana industries known cups and awards to the appropriate strains, showing the category the award was won in, the placement (1st, 2nd, 3rd) and the year the award was won.