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The Best Things to Do in Colorado for 4/20

(Updated for the 2017 4/20 holiday)

The Mile High City will be floating in the clouds all week with the abundance of canna-friendly activities on the docket for 4/20.

April 14-22: Colorado Cannabis Week

The festivities will be kicking off with Colorado Cannabis Week, beginning on April 14 and continuing through April 22. The event is being billed as “the Biggest 420 Party in the Country.” Will it live up to this name? Check it out for yourself! There will be a cannabis concierge for transportation from the airport to hotels and amenities to ensure that you can sit back and relax and enjoy the experience. The week will include concerts, painting classes, tours, and a 420 rally.

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April 20: Denver 420 Rally and Cannabis Cultural Festival

On the big day, Denver will be the cultural center for the reigning festivities. The Denver 420 Rally and Cannabis Cultural Festival has been a time-honored 4/20 Colorado tradition for 32 years, and this year will be no different. The festival was started by one of the most famous cannabis activists in Colorado, Ken Gorman, and the celebration continues to honor his memory after his untimely death in 2007.

The Denver 420 Rally is dedicated to educating the cannabis community through music, activism, booths, and legal services, and will feature a free 2 Chainz concert starting at 2 p.m. at the Civic Center Park in downtown Denver.

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April 20: 420 on the Block

Perhaps the largest gathering in Denver will be 420 on the Block, which will span more than six local venues and feature a two-story marketplace in City Hall for vendors. The celebration will start at 8 a.m. and run throughout the day and into the night, finishing up at 1 a.m.

There will be music held at the City Hall Events Venue, the Church Seven Candles, Vinyl, Bar Standard, and Milk Bar, as well as comedic stylings in the Living Room, along with speakers and meet and greet opportunities.

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