PHOTO OF The Miracle In Mundelein LINEUP

The Miracle In Mundelein Makes History with On-Site Cannabis Consumption and Stellar Lineup

The inaugural event of The Miracle In Mundelein is set to make history as the first concert in Illinois to permit on-site cannabis consumption. Taking place on Saturday, September 9, to Sunday, September 10, 2023, in Mundelein, IL, just outside of Chicago and across the street from RISE Mundelein (a recreational marijuana dispensary), this two-day celebration will merge the worlds of music and cannabis in a groundbreaking experience.

Presented by RYTHM Premium Cannabis, Sacred Rose, and Dayglo Presents, The Miracle In Mundelein promises to be an unforgettable celebration of cannabis, music, and art, fostering camaraderie across communities. With an exceptional lineup and the unique opportunity for on-site cannabis consumption, this event is set to create a new chapter in the cultural landscape.

The lineup boasts renowned headliners including Cypress Hill, Action Bronson, Joe Russo’s Almost Dead (performing two sets), Lettuce, Stephen Marley, and more. Spanning multiple genres, the event will showcase a cultural mix of hip-hop, jam, reggae, and funk artists. Saturday’s lineup includes legendary hip-hop group Cypress Hill, cannabis enthusiast Action Bronson, Stephen Marley with a rare full band acoustic set, and local artist DJ Papa G. Sunday’s lineup features jam acts like Joe Russo’s Almost Dead, funk-fusion group Lettuce, bassist Karina Rykman, and DJ Mitch Please from Chicago.

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The Miracle In Mundelein offers not only outstanding musical performances but also unique non-music experiences. Attendees can indulge in a dab bar, cannabis beverage garden, joint rolling, chilled bongs, and more, creating a holistic celebration of the cannabis culture.

Ben Kovler, CEO of Green Thumb Industries, emphasized the natural connection between music and cannabis, stating, “The Miracle is our way of celebrating this unique intersection — with amazing music, high-quality weed, and a welcoming community. We are excited to put on an incredible show while providing a safe, legal space for cannabis consumption for everyone 21 and over.

PHOTO OF The Miracle In Mundelein LINEUP
The Miracle In Mundelein 2023 Lineup

While cannabis sales will not be permitted inside the event, The Miracle In Mundelein will be conveniently located across the street from a Green Thumb dispensary and RISE Dispensary Mundelein, allowing patrons to purchase their cannabis products beforehand and enjoy them on-site. It is important to note that all cannabis products brought into The Miracle must be sealed.

Michael Berg, Founder of Sacred Rose Presents, expressed his honor and excitement for this momentous occasion, emphasizing the progress made in the legalization and acceptance of cannabis. He states, “Our extended team has worked closely with the village of Mundelein to ensure The Miracle is equal parts safe and fun for all attendees to celebrate the culture with performances from artists who align with the lifestyle.

Pre-sale registration is currently open, offering exclusive access to secure limited spots. General admission tickets will be available on June 8th. Don’t miss this historic event that merges music, cannabis, and community in an unforgettable celebration.

Stay tuned for special announcements, rules regarding cannabis consumption and possession, and other updates from The Miracle In Mundelein at


Franz Hilberath is a writer, publicist, artist manager, and editor/founder of MP3 MAG. Franz's passion for telling creative's stories began as a journalist with local and national newspapers (Creative Loafing, USA Today), magazines (Marquee, Man of the Hour), and blogs (, CULTR). His byline spans live event coverage, music reviews and interviews with innovators such as ODESZA, Marc Rebillet, RUFUS DU SOL, Lee “Scratch” Perry, GRiZ, & SOFI TUKKER. Today, as an independent publicist (Franz.mp3), Franz has represented true creatives and esteemed labels such as Zeds Dead (Deadbeats), Gravitas Recordings, Mersiv (MorFlo Records), Night Tales (Ultra Records), Of The Trees (Memory Palace), Justin Jay (Fantastic Voyage), Meduso, KHIVA, RaeCola, THRASHA and more.