Join Our Team


Lightshade Denver Urban Gardens

Denver Urban Gardens – APDC Planting Day

Lightshade staff and partners came together to help out D.U.G. (Denver Urban Gardens) at the Asian Pacific Development Center and planted in the community garden alongside community members. The team was responsible for clearing two new garden beds and planted perennial pollinator plants to help...

Cannabis Concentrates at Lightshade Dispensary Denver

Only The Good Stuff: The Wide World Of Cannabis Concentrates

July was concentrate month here at Lightshade and in honor of it we’ve been exploring the often-misunderstood world of oils and concentrates, not to mention running some great specials as well. In our last blog, we took a deep dive into oil cartridges, but now let’s take...

Cannabis Oil - Vape - Lightshade Dispensary Denver

Locked & Loaded: A Deeper Look Into Oil Cartridges

In honor of oil month at Lightshade (don’t forget to check out our awesome specials) we thought it would be great to explore one of the most popular forms of cannabis consumption: oil cartridge vape pens. A Deeper Look Into Oil Cartridges The use of oil cartridges is...

Lightshade Dispensary Denver - Medical Marijuana for PTSD

Is Cannabis the Answer to America’s Growing PTSD Epidemic?

Cannabis is an all-natural treatment for an often-overlooked mental illness. We believe in the power of cannabis to treat physical and mental ailments. From back pain to anxiety, depression to daily stress, the proven benefits of marijuana as a catalyst for improved health and wellness, are...

Cannabis for Mental Health - Lightshade Colorado

Are You Anxious and Stressed?

Drop the Wine and Pick Up the Cannabis Research shows that cannabis is an ideal tool to help people battle issues related to mental health—from daily stressors to severe conditions.   Our world is changing. Technology, for better or worse, is transforming the physical and mental landscape...

Lightshade & Goldleaf custom cannabis art

Lightshade & Goldleaf Collaboration to Benefit Veterans

At Lightshade it’s our honor to serve those that serve our country. The men and women of the United States Armed Forces sacrifice so much for us and all too often are forgotten about upon their return home. While Lightshade is proud to offer special...

Cannabis for Recovery for Athletes

Cannabis: The Secret to Enhanced Athletic Performance and Recovery

Amateur and professional athletes have started to embrace cannabis as a component of training. Are they on to something? We think they are. It wasn’t long ago professional athletes were harshly criticized for openly discussing cannabis consumption. Careers were ruined, athletes stigmatized, and in the case...

Lightshade Dispensary Education - Health and Wellness Benefits of Cannabis

The Health and Wellness Benefits of Cannabis For All

Researchers continue to discover a deepening connection between cannabis consumption and positive health outcomes—for people of all ages and medical dispositions. Cheech and Chong, ‘The Dude’, Jeff Spicoli, Harold and Kumar, Reefer Madness, and Pineapple Express—the portrayals of cannabis within Hollywood, have in a sense, contributed...