Southern Atlantic Hemp & Arts Expo

All work and no play? No Way at SAHAE!

Sure, you’ll find the Latest Hemp Industry Products & Info, Amazing Networking, Vendors & Speakers…

But Wait …  There’s So Much More!


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“SayHey!” Asheville


June 25th, 26th & 27th 2021 at the WNC Ag Center in Asheville  – Fletcher, NC

Set in the stunning natural environment of Asheville, NC, the 3-day SAHAE experience combines cannabis industry luminaries, workshops, vendors and regional businesses with a vital mix of art and music celebrating the hemp renaissance of natural healing and emergent new industries.

Come join us for the inaugural Southern Atlantic Hemp and Arts Expo, opening a portal to a new world of personal and planetary health!

Learn from and network with international, regional and local leaders to catalyze new initiatives and connect with national/international networks.

SPEAKERS include industry pioneer and advocate Steve DeAngelo, Emerald Cup founder Tim Blake, Lifestyle Publisher Christina DeGiovanni, pioneering activist Chris Conrad, Cannabis Culture Legend Ed Rosenthal, National Cannabis Festival Producer Caroline Phillips, and many more. Workshop and panel topics include Breeders Roundtable, East Coast Legal Landscape, CBD and the Many Dimensions of Medical Cannabis, Industrial Hemp – Short Term and the Long Run, Activism for Humane Drug Laws – Now More Than Ever, Psychedelic Therapy and the Cognitive Liberty Movement.

June 25th, 2021

Friday, 4pm -1am

The Friday kick-off with Saint Germain’s Drum Circle leading into the opening presentation by Steve DeAngelo. Music kicks off with Nuke Bushner discovered on American Idol. Emma Hern then  Hedonistas from Atlanta bringing a Rock’n Roll band. Asheville’s Snake Oil Medicine Show; Sam Lewis from Nashville, followed by Whey Jennings and the Cold Mountain Express. We close night one with Interstellar Echos, with an extended Pink Floyd set.

June 26th, 2021

Saturday, 11am – 1am

Full Festival Saturday, starting with Emma Sunshine: Tennessee Jed Duo; Tony Tyler; Hard Rocket;
Jeff Sipe;  Normal Bean, Gent-Tredly; The Grass is Dead; The Mad Professor;  Perpetual Groove and more to be announced.  

June 27th, 2021

Sunday, 10am – 6pm

Sunday moring is Bluegrass Gospel with Junction 280 BLuegrass. Enjoy Sunday afternoon 70’s with the legendary performances from the Atlanta Rhythm Section, Poco, Pure Prairie League, Firefall, Orleans and the Babys.

Live Performing  Artists Market

SAHAE is dedicated in providing opportunities for participation of those at all levels, from the struggling Artist to Industry leaders. Our Live Artist Market providing opportunities with roving/blanket vendors and live performing artists in the festival, 

100% Festival

Alternating stages with full production featuring over 2 dozen bands ranging from 70’s classics to the hot touring bands of 2021 and some festival veterans. AsheJam @ SAHAE has something for everyone.

We have the fairgrounds, bring your blankets & lawn chairs and then pick your spot to enjoy a full day, or entire weekend of excellent music. 

Vendors of all kinds, including arts, crafts, merchandise, information, hemp and food.

Empty coolers are welcome.

Marketplace Expo is our festival marketplace showcasing the emerging Hemp Industy.


SAHAE Asheville June 2021

Come discover all the benefits of Hemp Plant can offer. SAHAE will provide information on all aspects of the Hemp Plant.

Workshops, Vendors, and Answers about Hemp & CBD, CBG, and CBN Products.


Next June in Asheville

More opportunities at SAHAE for patrons, vendors and exhibitors.



Special Presenters


Opening Key Note Speaker 

Steve DeAngelo kicks off the festival at 4:20pm Friday on the Ashejam Stage.

All Weekend

Assension Tent
Hosted by Saint Germain
of Mount Shasta

Opening Drum Circle
4pm Friday & 10:10am Saturday

World Peace, Love & Harmony Meditation
Saturday 9:09am

Closing Drum Circle Sunday 6pm

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