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City Guides | 04.28.2022

The Complete Guide To Marijuana In Miami

Discussing marijuana's legality, where to find it, and how to become a registered medical patient in Florida.

There’s nothing like a hot Miami vacay, but where’s the weed at? Below, we’ve listed out some key tidbits about finding marijuana in Miami, if it’s legal, and how to gain access to medical dispensaries in Florida.

Is Weed Legal In Miami? The State Of Florida Legalization

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Unfortunately, recreational cannabis is not legal in Florida or decriminalized. There are still some pretty severe consequences if you’re caught smoking marijuana where you shouldn’t (high foot-traffic public areas). If you’re caught with 20g or less, which is considered a misdemeanor, it can result in a fine of $1000, one year in jail, or both.

On the bright side, Florida does have a very successful medical marijuana program, and most medical dispensaries in the state offer potent flower, edibles, concentrates, and more. But if you’re not a medical user, how can you get cannabis?

Best Cannabis Dispensaries In Miami

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For recreational users looking to find weed around Miami, your best bet is user-friendly Weedmaps. Although recreational cannabis isn’t legal, there are still some safe ways to obtain it. You might also benefit from heading over to 420-friendly events for a more inclusive and communal experience. However, Weedmaps will happily steer you in the right direction of places that offer full-strength cannabis products through delivery or pick-up.

The following dispensaries are only for individuals with medical marijuana cards in Florida;

Trulieve Dispensary

To navigate Trulieve’s website, you must have an account and a medical marijuana card. Once you’re set, ordering pick-up and delivery through the dispensary’s website is incredibly easy. Trulieve Dispensary is one of the most reliable cannabis suppliers in the country, selling premium top-shelf flower, edibles, concentrates, and more.

Location: 1011 5th Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139

MedMen Dispensary

The many deals and rewards offered at MedMen Dispensary always help patients save their money on some of the state’s best flower and medicinal products. In fact, MedMen’s reputable dispensaries currently operate in Florida, Massachusetts, New York, California, Arizona, Nevada, and Illinois. Check out its website for products and to place an order.

Location: 550 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139

CuraLeaf Dispensary

If you’re looking for a product selection like no other, head over to CuraLeaf in South Miami and experience the broad range of medicinal products available for you to try. CuraLeaf is also home to some of the most potent THC products (like THC gummies) in Florida, like the Watermelon Classic Chews – 20 Pack, coming with 200mg THC.

Location: 19000 SW 192 St., South Miami Dade, FL 33187

Certified Marijuana Doctors In Miami: How To Get A Pot Prescription In Florida

According to Marijuana Doctors, these five easy steps will help you get a prescription for cannabis in no time.

  1. Start by finding out if you are eligible to receive a medical card by looking at the list of eligible conditions that are allowed to obtain medical cannabis.
  2. Give this medical release form to the doctor that diagnosed your condition. You always need to ensure you have a copy of your medical records that shows proof you’ve been diagnosed.
  3. Start looking for a doctor near you that can evaluate your conditions through a consultation discussing how medical marijuana might help.
  4. The next step is applying for a medical marijuana card with the Office of Medical Marijuana Use. The registration fee is $75, and once you’re approved, your registration is valid for 210 days.
  5. Finally, you should receive your card in the mail soon after (a few weeks at most).

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