Canadian recreational market may breed cannabis tourism business opportunities

Already big business in legalized areas of the U.S., marijuana tourism could become one of the more lucrative ancillary business sectors in Canada once recreational sales begin Oct. 17. From visits to grow facilities, dispensaries and glass-blowing studios – often aboard luxury limos or rocking party buses – to social clubs and special events, a range of activities are popping up exclusively targeting marijuana aficionados and the cannabis curious.