cbs4

4/20 Rally

An image from 2014's 4/20 Rally in Denver's Civic Center Park (credit: CBS)

National Pot Foes Fighting an Uphill Battle

This weekend’s 4/20 rally in Denver may have national pot opponents up in arms, but those groups are facing a difficult task if they think marijuana legalization can be overturned in Colorado.

04/22/2014

(credit: CBS)

Police, Organizers Agree Denver’s 4/20 Rally A Success

At 4:20 p.m. on April 20 a haze of smoke could be seen over Denver’s Civic Center Park as people lit up for this year’s 4/20 rally.

04/21/2014

(credit: CBS)

New Security Measures In Place At 4/20 Rally After Last Year’s Shooting

Last year a shooting sent thousands of people running from Civic Center Park during the 4/20 rally. Now there are new security measures in place.

04/20/2014

Rodrigo Ramirez smokes marijuana at the 4/20 festival (credit: CBS)

Formerly Just A Rally, 4/20 Is Now A Mainstream Festival

This year’s event in Denver’s Civic Center Park is the first since recreational marijuana became legal in Colorado. What used to be a rally in Denver has turned into a pot festival with plenty of police looking on.

04/20/2014

A performer at the 4/20 rally (credit: CBS)

4/20 Marijuana Holiday Tries To Go Mainstream In Denver

Once the province of activists and stoners, the traditional pot holiday of April 20 has gone mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana.

04/20/2014

(credit: Alex Stanley)

More Manpower Than Ever Expected At 4/20 Rally

Keeping Civic Center Park safe this weekend is a high priority for law enforcement after the celebration was cut short when shots rang out last year.

04/18/2014

Marijuana Rally Civic Center Park (credit: CBS)

4/20 Events In Colorado Include Denver Pot Rally, Easter Sunrise Service

This year April 20 falls on Easter and events in the Denver metro area and mountain communities range from sunrise services to a redesigned marijuana rally.

04/17/2014

Thousands of supporters of legalized marijuana light up at exactly 4:20 p.m in Civic Center Park April 20, 2012 in Denver. (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Expect Big Changes At This Year’s 4/20 Rally

Denver is promising some big changes at this year’s 4/20 rally. Last year the marijuana celebration attracted thousands at a massive smoke out in Civic Center Park.

04/09/2014

A person identifying himself as Jermagisty Tha King of Denver lights up a 28 ounce blunt at exactly 4:20 p.m. as thousands gathered to celebrate the state's medicinal marijuana laws and collectively light up at 4:20 p.m. in Civic Center Park April 20, 2012 in Denver. (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Denver’s 4/20 Rally Could Go Up In Smoke

Denver’s 4/20 rally may run into some problems this year, but the city hasn’t made any official decision to shut it down.

02/27/2014

(credit: Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

4/20 Rally Organizers Want Permit For Larger Celebration

Talks are underway to turn Denver’s annual 4/20 marijuana rally into a large pot festival.

09/01/2013

more