If anybody thinks they see Dan Aykroyd and Jim Belushi driving The Bluesmobile in Stillwater on Monday, no, you are not dreaming.
The iconic stars will be in town promoting their own cannabis product at Bud Brothers Coughy Shop. They have made similar appearances at dispensaries around the country, promoting their Blues Brothers brand of pre-rolls.
Monte Lode, General Manager of Bud Brothers, said he and members of the staff are huge fans of The Blues Brothers and knew Belushi had been involved in the cannabis market for a while. Lode said they learned where the brand was being sold in Oklahoma, and after the initial batch was scooped up, Bud Brothers was able to become the next home of the Blues Brothers pre-rolls in the state.
“They actually did a soft opening of their product and ran out of it,” Lode said. “So when they got a new batch in, we ended up buying the whole order and had it all delivered to us.”
Lode said he wanted Aykroyd and Belushi involved from the moment they purchased the order and came up with an idea to have an event to celebrate the partnership.
“We wanted them to reach out and come and