Essence Dispensary Pasadena Weed Shop


For the safety of our guests and team, we perform deep cleaning procedures regularly during our hours of operation. Please allow up to 20 minutes for each deep cleaning to occur so that we may do our best to keep our customers, team members, and community safe.

Thank you for your patience and understanding!

Pre-Order Online for In-Store Pickup. If you are a medical patient or a senior and need assistance with account set-up, please call 872-242-7773

In-Store Pickup:

Essence Dispensary Locations Rules


  • To slow the spread of COVID-19. All vaccinated and unvaccinated guests are required to wear a face mask while inside the establishment.
  • Please maintain at least 6 feet of social distancing AT ALL TIMES
  • Limited Capacity
  • Consultations may only be conducted virtually by phone or email.
  • Daily transaction limits for a single adult:
    • 28.5 grams of non-concentrated cannabis
    • 8 grams of cannabis concentrate
    • 6 immature cannabis plants
  • Daily transaction limits for Medical Patients:
    • 8 ounces of medicinal cannabis in the form of dried mature flowers or the plant conversion
    • 12 immature cannabis plants.
How to create an account & place a pre-order

How to create an account & place a pre-order

  • Visit our website & Select Your Desired Location
  • Select the Items that you would like to purchase & Add to Your Cart
  • Create an Account by Clicking “Log-In” at the Top of the Menu & add your email, phone number & password
  • Enter your Information & Upload Your ID
  • When you are ready, select checkout!
What to expect after you have placed a pre-order

What to Expect After You Have Placed a Pre-Order

  • After you place an order, you will receive a text confirming that your order has been received by RISE.
  • After we prepare your order, you will receive a second text when your order is ready & when to head to the store.
  • Before you visit please make sure you have placed a pre-order and have received a confirmation text, you have cash payment & your valid government-issued photo ID.
  • When you arrive, please follow instructions from staff/signage with regards in-store pickup instructions.
High Risers Rewards


Elevate your cannabis experience by joining The High Risers, our new rewards program that offers a higher level of connection, access, and wellness.

  • EARN points toward future purchases
  • ACCESS exclusive local offers, events, and more.
  • TRACK your points and manage your preferences in a digital wallet


Essence It's All About You

It’s all about you.

We’re offering specials as one of many ways we’d like to express our gratitude to you. Yes, you specifically.

Join High Risers


RISE cannabis dispensary Pasadena is open now & offering recreational cannabis for curbside pickup, in-store shopping, and online shopping.

We offer a range of high and low-potency THC and CBD products perfect for beginners and cannabis connoisseurs. Find dispensary deals and discounts on your favorite products like flower, vapes, and edibles from our award-winning brands like RYTHM, Beboe, and incredibles.

Located in West Pasadena, RISE is a 20 drive from the San Gabriel Valley Airport and a 30-minute drive from downtown LA with plenty of free parking.

Our RISE Pasadena cannabis dispensary is located near Bistro 45, Republik Coffee, and Del Taco. So don’t be afraid to stop by RISE before or after a visit to nearby Tarantino’s Pizzeria, Green Street, or Smitty’s Grill.

Shop our RISE rec menu now!


You’ll find RISE Pasadena at 908 E Colorado Blvd, in between S Mentor Ave and S Lake Ave on the southern side of E Colorado Blvd. Our storefront is nestled next to the historic Hotel Constance Pasadena, just north of the Lake Ave shopping district. Our dispensary location is convenient to numerous cities and neighborhoods in the surrounding area, such as El Monte, South Pasadena, East Pasadena, Altadena, and many parts of eastern Los Angeles.

To get directions to our dispensary, click here. To place an order for pick up or delivery, or to see if you’re in our delivery service zone, click the button below.

Pasadena Dispensary Location


At RISE, our passion for creating the best cannabis experience fuels everything we do. Our team works diligently to ensure our customers have access to premium quality cannabis that’s both enjoyable and affordable, and that they have all the knowledge they need to make the most of their experience. From the way we carefully curate our product selection to the way we forge personalized relationships with each guest, we’re always striving to create a premium cannabis experience.

The skill and dedication of our hardworking team continues to raise the bar for quality and service in the cannabis industry. Thanks to their tireless efforts, Essence has earned the following distinctions:

  • 17 Time Leafly List Winner
  • Ranked the #1 Dispensary in Nevada and #22 in the United States (Business Insider)
  • One of the Top 10 Dispensaries in Las Vegas (High Times Magazine)
  • 2016 “Best of Las Vegas” Gold Winner (Las Vegas Review Journal)

First-Time Customers


If you’ve never been to a dispensary or tried cannabis before, you’re in good hands. Our team is dedicated to answering any questions you may have about different cannabis products, the dispensary experience, or cannabis in general. If you’re a first-time visitor, just let one of our team members know and they’ll be happy to guide you toward the right fit for your needs. We have options for every experience level within our diverse selection of cannabis products, which includes:

  • Over 50 Strains of Flower & Pre-Rolls
  • Edibles
  • Vapes
  • Concentrates
  • Topicals
  • THC-infused CBD Products
  • And Much More!
Essence Dispensary First Time Customers
FAQ About Visting Essence Marijuana Dispensaries

Pasadena Cannabis Dispensary

Q: What do I need to bring with me to shop at RISE Pasadena?
A: You’ll need to bring a government-issued photo ID that proves you are 21 years of age or older and cash for payment.

Q: Are you a recreational dispensary or a medical cannabis dispensary?
A: RISE Pasadena is a recreational dispensary, so you do not need a medical cannabis card to shop with us. Please note, however, that both recreational and medical cannabis users are welcome to shop at our dispensary. We carry a wide range of cannabis products that can be used for recreational or medical purposes.

Q: Do I need to be local to Pasadena or California to shop at your dispensary?
A: No, you don’t need to be a resident of Pasadena or California to shop at our dispensary. You just need to be 21 years of age or older and have a government-issued photo ID.

Q: Do you ever have deals or sales?
A: Yes! We regularly have rotating deals on our menu. We also sometimes have exclusive offers for members of our High Risers rewards program.