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DFW NORML goes all out for Global Marijuana March in Fort Worth with first ever billboard

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Each year, DFW NORML holds a march in Fort Worth which coincides with the Global Marijuana March to show solidarity for those affected by the war on cannabis and to raise awareness for the need to legalize marijuana.

This year, they’ve gone all out to help ensure it will be their biggest march to date.

Not only will they be holding an all day festival, but they just recently completely a $2,000 fundraising campaign to erect a billboard advertising the event. In recent years there have been several hundred people turn out to participate. This year, they hope to have over 1,000.

Their billboard will go up on Tuesday, April 8 at 9 a.m. on the eastbound side of IH-20 near Anglin Drive.

fort worth march dfwnorml 1DFW NORML invites people from all across Texas to turn out for this free event which consists of music, speakers, vendors, food, prizes, and the march itself in order to help make it a huge success.

The festivities begin at Mambo’s Tapas Cantina at Federal Plaza in Fort Worth starting at noon, with the march beginning 4:20 p.m. at the panther fountain located at Throckmorton and West 9th St. at Federal Plaza.

Bands include:
– The Effinays – Reggae / Funk
– Spoonfed Tribe – Rock / Experimental
– Panic Volcanic – Rock / Garage Rock
– The Boxer’s Brain – Hip Hop / Rock
– Shaka – Punk / Ska / Reggae

Those interested in sponsoring the event can visit their website at www.dfwnorml.org. For a full rundown of everything happening at the event, visit their Facebook event page.

Texas Cannabis Report will be in attendance to cover what is sure to be an exciting, one of a kind event. We hope to see you there!

By: Stephen Carter
Contact Stephen via email at TXCann@gmail.com

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Stephen Carter

Stephen Carter is a 30 year old journalist and information technology specialist living in Waco, Texas and serves as Deputy Director for NORML of Waco. He has been working with the cannabis movement since 2009. He founded Texas Cannabis Report in 2013 to bring Texans accurate cannabis related news.

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