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Pot-friendly B&B deepens its roots

A block down Colfax from High Street sits a B&B where bed and breakfast goes hand-in-hand with bongs and buds. And it’s about to become a more permanent fixture in the pot tourism scene.

Hospitality management newcomers the MaryJane Group plan to close on a deal to purchase the Adagio Bud & Breakfast for $1.5 million on May 15. The company – which has leased the Adagio since April 2014 to test out the viability of its “canna-lodging” hospitality concept – is purchasing the property to run it permanently.

New York native Joel Schneider, CEO of the MaryJane Group, is the mastermind behind the Bud & Breakfast model.

“I was living in a hotel downtown, and I would go into the bathroom and close the door and turn on the fan to smoke,” said Schneider, a former securities attorney. “I realized it was no fun. I was missing out on the social aspect. Cannabis is meant to be passed.”

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Beyond Brownies: 5 Spots to Explore Marijuana Cuisine

Giving new meaning to “happy hour,” this restaurant provides samples of marijuana paired with standard apps like bacon-wrapped chicken bites during specific times each day. Visit during happy hours—which start at 4:20PM, of course—to give it a try, complete with tasting notes from the grower. Or stay in the “bud and breakfast” and enjoy the wake-and-bake breakfast.

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