It’s the stoner cannabis holiday you’ve never heard of. Look out weed lovers, 710 is now a Thing.
According to a deluge of cannabis PR that came crashing into our inbox this week, some are saying it’s set to be the new 420. But what is 710? What does it signify? Why 710? Do we really need another cannabis holiday?
We, too, had questions — and we found the answers! Read on.
What is 710?
7/10, or July 10, is Cannabis Oil Day, where we appreciate and sing praises of the oil derived from the cannabis plant. The holiday was first celebrated in 2012, although its exact origins are unknown, Leafly reports.
Turn a watch or cellphone upside down at 7:10. If you have a digital watch, the numbers will spell OIL — in an analog, you’ll just have an upside-down clock.
Why do we need to celebrate cannabis oil?