Tomorrow is the big day for the Garden State and in honor of 4.20, I thought I would celebrate an iconic moment!

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On Thursday, April 21st, 2022, the sale of recreational marijuana officially becomes legal in the state of New Jersey.

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There are some rules and regulations on who can buy and how much. CLICK HERE for a quick refresher.

While some may be worried at marijuana's growing presence, I am ecstatic because it has always been here. It's just been kept under the radar more than anyone realized.

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So now, New Jersey has the chance to benefit from an entirely untapped market.

My prediction: Recreational sales will only help New Jersey.

Dispensaries are popping up all over the place, the sales tax will bring in revenue and I predict a slew of new businesses will open because of it.

Think about it: there are very few businesses out there that cater to the marijuana fan base.

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What kind of business?

I have a few ideas and I also found a few good ones at

Hopefully, someone sees this and gets to work.

Any additional ideas that I missed? Email me at

Let's take a look:

New Jersey Business Ideas Now That Recreational Marijuana Is Legal

For some, April 21 is just another day. But for others, the legal use of recreational marijuana will open up a whole new world of business opportunities. Here are some business ideas:

I am hoping marijuana lounges are one of the first type of businesses to start popping up all over the place in New Jersey.

Which one are you hoping comes to fruition first?

Phil Lewis
Phil Lewis

Plus, did I miss any possible business ideas that would be successful now that recreational marijuana sales will start in less than 24 hours?

Email me if you think of any at

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Before you start reading, could you pass me the lighter?

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