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PHOTOS: Action Bronson headlines 420 On the Block

Action Bronson warmed the crowd like a dab when he took the stage at 420 On the Block, the highlight of a wild three-day 4/20 festival at the Fox Street Compound. The snowy rain mixture of Friday and Saturday all culminated

PHOTOS: Lil Wayne, Lil Jon headline Mile High 420 Fest

The rain didn’t stop Lil Wayne and Lil Jon from performing at the well-executed Mile High 420 Fest on April 20, 2018 at Civic Center Park. Pepe Breton of Euflora dispensary lead the event’s new organization, as well as a champagne

Poll finds 87% of millennials believe marijuana is safer than alcohol

The Cannabist’s SmokeSongs: Buds in Bloom

For every ending, there is a beginning. It’s spring’s slogan. From the cold, gray grip of winter comes the blossoming, sticky buds of spring, then a fruitful summer — hopefully one filled with backyard grilling, late-night smoke sessions and plenty

Your guide to 4/20 events in Denver

Denver’s week-long celebration of 4/20 dips a toe into nearly every aspect of Colorado’s culture. As the state’s cannabis industry grows, so do the size and scope of its events. From concerts to food festivals and high society soirées, here

Marijuana-focused co-working space becomes hub for 30 small businesses

Cultivated Synergy, a marijuana-focused co-working space in Denver’s River North neighborhood, serves as a hub for people starting up in the budding cannabis industry. By hosting cannabis-infused yoga and dab-and-dine events where industry partners can network, as well as offering

“The Big Lebowski” turned 20 this week. What do the critics who panned it have to say now?

Published: Mar 10, 2018, 9:05 am • Updated: Mar 10, 2018, 9:05 am By Eli Rosenberg, The Washington Post It’s too easy to spill ink waxing about the ways in which Coen brothers’ “The Big Lebowski” has embedded itself in

Review: A good cast can’t save contrived marijuana flick “Gringo”

Published: Mar 9, 2018, 10:00 pm • Updated: Mar 9, 2018, 10:03 pm By Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press Film Writer The good news is David Oyelowo is a terrific comedic actor (who knew!). The bad news is that the vehicle

Snoop Dogg, Migos will perform in Denver on 4/20

Published: Mar 9, 2018, 12:45 pm • Updated: Mar 9, 2018, 12:45 pm By Lindsey Bartlett, The Cannabist Staff Snoop Dogg just can’t spend the 4/20 holiday away from Colorado. Snoop’s Wellness Retreat returns to the Mile High City on

Denver’s new Mile High 420 Festival announces all-star lineup

Published: Mar 8, 2018, 3:07 pm • Updated: Mar 8, 2018, 4:35 pm By Lindsey Bartlett, The Cannabist Staff The state’s largest 4/20 event will be back in Civic Center Park in 2018. Headliners for the new Mile High 420

Colorado’s “Women of Weed” steal the spotlight in new documentary

Published: Mar 7, 2018, 9:59 am • Updated: Mar 7, 2018, 10:24 am By Becca Blond, Special To The Cannabist The pioneers shaping Colorado’s $1.5 billion cannabis industry are ready for their closeup. Nearly half of the 33 entrepreneurs featured

Charlize Theron waxes on her wake-and-bake days

Published: Feb 27, 2018, 12:28 pm • Updated: Feb 27, 2018, 12:28 pm By The Cannabist Staff Charlize Theron opened up to E! News about marijuana use in her younger years in a recent interview. “Yes, oh god yes, I was

The Cannabist’s SmokeSongs: Puffs of Passion

Published: Feb 23, 2018, 4:20 pm • Updated: Feb 23, 2018, 4:38 pm By Ian Gassman, Special to The Cannabist Although it’s considered the month of love, February’s true passion is black history. In honor of Black History Month, this

Will the Coachella festival be covered in haze of now-legal pot smoke?

Published: Feb 23, 2018, 6:00 am • Updated: Feb 22, 2018, 5:32 pm By George Varga, The San Diego Union-Tribune Will this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival audience be more fired up than usual? Well, why shouldn’t it

Netflix cancels marijuana sitcom “Disjointed”

Published: Feb 15, 2018, 1:00 pm • Updated: Feb 15, 2018, 1:09 pm By Lindsey Bartlett, The Cannabist Staff Netflix is extinguishing pot comedy “Disjointed” after just one season. The Chuck Lorre-produced show starred Kathy Bates as Los Angeles dispensary

Chelsea Handler announces her own marijuana brand on Instagram

Published: Feb 13, 2018, 1:42 pm • Updated: Feb 13, 2018, 2:46 pm By Lindsey Bartlett, The Cannabist Staff Another celebrity has announced plans to enter into the retail marijuana industry. Comedian Chelsea Handler announced to her 3.3 million Instagram

The Cannabist’s SmokeSongs: A New Leaf

Published: Jan 31, 2018, 4:20 pm • Updated: Jan 31, 2018, 4:31 pm By Ian Gassman, Special to The Cannabist As the first month of 2018 drops into history like the big, glittering ball it rolled in on, optimists may

The Cannabist’s SmokeSongs: Christmas Trees

Published: Dec 24, 2017, 9:06 am • Updated: Dec 24, 2017, 9:21 am By Ian Gassman, Special to The Cannabist It’s the night before Christmas and all through the house, er, the world, there’s … chaos. Our fearless leader’s Twittery