Smoking Classics: Newark’s newest cannabis dispensary cruising for summer opening

In a city known for its rich history and vibrant culture, Smoking Classics is set to make its mark in Newark as the newest and most exciting destination for cannabis enthusiasts. Get ready to embark on an unparalleled cannabis journey as Smoking Classics prepares to make its grand entrance into the Brick City this summer.

After a long journey and meeting with the Planning and Zoning Office right after the new year, Smoking Classics has finally been approved for development and will begin construction of its dispensary, which will be located on Elizabeth Avenue.

The groundbreaking store promises to redefine the way Newark experiences cannabis. With over 26,000 square feet of designed space, Smoking Classics is poised to become a cornerstone of the Newark community, offering an innovative, immersive and educational space.

Owned and operated by two Newark natives, Andrew and Andre Luke, Smoking Classics is a testament to their dedication, passion and unwavering commitment to their hometown. Both owners have deep roots in Newark, having grown up in the Brick City and forming successful businesses over the years. Their journey to establish Smoking Classics has been marked by hard work, determination and a profound desire to contribute to the city’s growth.

Smoking Classics’ vision is simple — to provide a safe, comfortable and inviting environment where enthusiasts and newcomers alike can explore the world of cannabis with confidence and ease.

Cannabis connoisseurs will have access to quality cannabis products, novelties, accessories and merch available at the dispensary as well as its website, which is now live.

“We are deeply committed to giving back to the Newark community. Smoking Classics will actively support local initiatives and charities, fostering a sense of unity and responsibility within our city,” Andre Luke, co-owner and CEO of Smoking Classics, said.

Key Features of Smoking Classics:

  • Vast selection: Smoking Classics will feature an extensive array of high-quality cannabis products, sourced from reputable growers and brands. From premium flower strains to top-notch concentrates, edibles, topicals and more. The selection caters to every preference and need.
  • Educational resources: At Smoking Classics, the staff believes that knowledge is key. The informative staff will provide personalized guidance, ensuring that customers are well-versed about the products they choose. Smoking Classics also plans to host regular workshops, seminars and educational events to help demystify cannabis negative misconceptions.
  • Strict compliance: Smoking Classics adheres to all state and local regulations, ensuring a safe and responsible cannabis experience for all customers.

Aamir Williams, executive of operations & marketing at Smoking Classics, expresses enthusiasm about the upcoming launch: “Smoking Classics is more than just a dispensary; it’s a lifestyle. We want to provide a welcoming space where people can explore the diverse world of cannabis, from its therapeutic benefits to the joy of recreational use. Our team is excited to become an integral part of Newark’s vibrant culture.”