Here Are Nine Events To Check Out This Week In Celebration Of 4/20

Everyone’s favorite holiday is upon us, and no matter where you live, there is something amazing going on!

1. HempCon in San Francisco

The three-day convention at the Cow Palace Arena just south of San Fran will feature strain competitions, booths, live music, and the “high” regarded joint rolling competition. Passes are available for single-day admission as well as the entire three-day event on April 15-17.


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2. 420 Eve On The Rocks At Red Rocks

Boasting an insane lineup, Red Rocks Amphitheater in Morrison, Colorado is the place to be the night before 4/20. If you can manage to see through the smoke, you’ll catch sets from Method Man and Redman (complete with live band), plus Raekwon and Ghostface Killah, The Underachievers, Joey Bada$$, Collie Buddz and many more unbeleavable acts. Opens  at 4 p.m., so you can make sure you’re inside for 4:20. Find tickets here.


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3. Sweetwater 420 Fest in Atlanta

This hotlanta festival has a wide-ranging musical lineup, exceptional stand-up comedy, and a full marathon race to keep you busy over the course of the weekend event. Acts like The Roots, Kid Rock, Cypress Hill, AWOLNATION, Bastille, and many others will be on it at the stage for the Sweetwater 420 Fest.

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4.  4/20 In he Park on Hippie Hill in San Francisco

Every year , thousands of people gather on Hippie Hill in San’s Golden Gate Park for a massive community smoke sesh. Not an officially sanctioned event, this longstanding, peaceful tradition carries on without much interference from local authorities. Things start to get crowded around 1 p.m., so get there early and find a good spot for when 4:20 rolls around.

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5. Smoke Out Vancouver

The original organized 4/20 celebration, this massive event started out as a gathering of friends to celebrate their love of weed and music. The Vancouver event now hosts almost thirty thousand guests at Sunset Beach, with tons of vendors with a famous free joint toss at 4:20 p.m!

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