Colorado has seen a boom in revenues since the legalization of retail marijuana sales, but Denver’s tourism industry is especially feeling the impact this Easter weekend.
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.
Organizers of Denver’s annual April 20 marijuana festival on Wednesday announced that rapper B.o.B and singer Wyclef Jean will headline the event as they try to draw a big post-legalization crowd and shake the memory of last year’s event, which was marred by a still-unsolved shooting.
For the third year in a row the University of Colorado plans to close its Boulder campus for the upcoming marijuana smokeout.
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.
Colorado officials think a difference of one-hundredth of a mile will be enough to stop thieves from stealing the mile marker 420 sign along Interstate 70.
There’s more controversy over legalized marijuana after some members of the Denver City Council want to limit open consumption. Marijuana advocates say the city may be violating the spirit of Amendment 64.
Investigators are still looking for the person who opened fire during the 4/20 celebration at Denver’s Civic Center Park.
The man police labeled a “person of interest” after the shooting incident at the 4/20 event at Denver’s Civic Center Park on Saturday says he’s upset by the way police put his image out into the public sphere.
A man police were searching for as a person of interest in the shooting of three people in Civic Center Park during the 4/20 marijuana celebration on Saturday has talked to police and wasn’t arrested.