Use of Cannabis in a public space

Before coming to our faire, please familiarize yourself with Oregon law regarding cannabis/marijuana use in a public space. 

475B.280 Prohibition against using marijuana item in public place. (1) It is unlawful for any person to engage in the use of marijuana items in a public place. (2) A violation of subsection (1) of this section is a Class B violation. [2015 c.1 §54]

Q: What is the definition of a public place?

A: Chapter 475B defines a public place as “a place to which the general public has access and includes, but is not limited to, hallways, lobbies, and other parts of apartment houses and hotels not constituting rooms or apartments designed for actual residence, and highways, streets, schools, places of amusement, parks, playgrounds and premises used in connection with public passenger transportation.”

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