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420 in Denver: 5 things to know about smoking weed in Colorado

A lot of people will be smoking marijuana at this weekend’s 420 events, but these are the things to consider before lighting up.

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Celebrating 4/20 this year? Check out these events, deals around Denver for the annual pot holiday.

Heads up, Denver, because 4/20 is on a Saturday this year. Want to celebrate? Here are some pot events going on around Denver.

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PHOTOS: Mile High 420 Festival at Civic Center Park in Denver

This year, the cannabis industry has taken control of the annual 4/20 event in Denver’s Civic Center Park for the first time- organized by Euflora, a growing chain of dispensaries that started on the 16th Street Mall. For the free event that’s now called the Mile High 420 Festival, Euflora officials promise a more professionally run event. Performers will include Lil Wayne, Lil Jon and the Original Wailers.

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Less politics, more commercial touches: Changes, big and small, evident at Denver’s 4/20 festival as marijuana industry takes control of event

Despite 364 days of chaos — a rumpus over rubbish, a mad dash for permits and, ultimately, a change in organizers — a cloud of marijuana smoke rose again over Denver’s Civic Center Park at 4:20 p.m. on Friday, the now-ritual marking of the city’s annual 4/20 cannabis festival.

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Denver’s 4/20 organizer appeals three-year ban imposed after trash, noise, health complaints

The organizer of Denver’s 4/20 rally in Civic Center filed an appeal on Friday of the city’s three-year ban, which was imposed after complaints about noise, trash, security, health and other issues.

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Op-ed from Colo. Springs: “Goodbye and good riddance to the annual 4/20 pot party in downtown Denver”

City and county officials have shut Denver’s 4/20 organizers down, “showing authorities throughout the country they need not tolerate mass displays of mayhem wrapped in the First Amendment.”

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Denver 4/20 rally organizers receive 3-year ban after event left Civic Center Park trashed

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock’s administration banned the organizer of this year’s 4/20 rally from hosting the event for three years citing a series of violations at the marijuana celebration.

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Videos from Civic Center show park was left a mess overnight after 4/20 event

Videos recorded by city security cameras in Civic Center show cleanup activities following the large 4/20 celebration Thursday left plenty of trash — and it was still there Friday morning.

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Two arrested after gunfire near Denver’s 4/20 celebration; no one hurt

Long lines, some over an hour, to enter Civic Center for the annual 4/20 cannabis celebration, along with a steady drizzle, didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of most participants.

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Denver 4/20 in the Trump era: Marijuana celebration or political rally?

Should organizers of 4/20 pro-marijuana events view this year as a chance to show strength or should they lay relatively low in the hopes of not attracting unwanted attention that could spur a Trump administration crackdown? The answer is complicated.

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