4/20

Love from San Francisco holds onto a large bong she made out of newspaper and chicken wire to celebrate 420 at Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park on Friday, April 20, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

First legal 4/20 celebration

Dispensaries held special events and thousands flocked to Hippie Hill in Golden…

 

Early Sunday morning, Sept. 4, a fire was reported on Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park. In April, approximately 20,000 people gathered on Hippie Hill in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park to celebrate Marijuana on 4/20: National Weed Day, Wednesday, April 20, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F.Examiner)

Tree on fire at Hippie Hill early Sunday morning, and for once it wasn’t a blunt

A small fire in Golden Gate Park had the San Francisco Fire…

 

Golden Gate Park's Hippie Hill on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

4/20 cleanup costs SF $25K

It cost $25,000 to clean up 11 tons of garbage in San…

 

Last year’s 4/20 festivities on Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park were more than just peace, love and weed — a park ranger was struck over the head with a bottle during an argument. This year, San Francisco is upping safety measures to ensure a good time for all. (Gabrielle Lurie/2015 Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF agencies aim to snuff out 4/20 side effects

Litter in a tie-dye stained Golden Gate Park. Streets clogged with traffic.…

Last year’s 4/20 festivities on Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park were more than just peace, love and weed — a park ranger was struck over the head with a bottle during an argument. This year, San Francisco is upping safety measures to ensure a good time for all. (Gabrielle Lurie/2015 Special to S.F. Examiner)
Juan Pardo/2014 S.F. Examiner File PhotoGolden Gate Park's main thoroughfare will be shut down during the peak evening commute hours Monday due to the annual 4/20 celebration in the park.

Street closures could make 4/20 commute slow going

Police plan to shut down Golden Gate Park’s main thoroughfare during the…

Juan Pardo/2014 S.F. Examiner File PhotoGolden Gate Park's main thoroughfare will be shut down during the peak evening commute hours Monday due to the annual 4/20 celebration in the park.
Juan Pardo/Special to The S.F. ExaminerFour of the 10 arrested during 4/20 festivities in Golden Gate Park on Sunday were charged with crimes this week.

Four charged so far in 4/20-related arrests

Four suspects arrested for alleged malfeasance during this year's 4/20 celebration in…

Juan Pardo/Special to The S.F. ExaminerFour of the 10 arrested during 4/20 festivities in Golden Gate Park on Sunday were charged with crimes this week.
Mike Hendrickson/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA man is arrested by San Francisco Police officers during 4/20 celebrations on Easter Sunday in Golden Gate Park. Gunshots were first reported at the top of Hippie Hill but SFPD said there were no shots fired.

Police release list of arrests from 4/20 celebration

As the 4/20 celebration goes up in smoke, police have released the…

Mike Hendrickson/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA man is arrested by San Francisco Police officers during 4/20 celebrations on Easter Sunday in Golden Gate Park. Gunshots were first reported at the top of Hippie Hill but SFPD said there were no shots fired.
Juan Pardo/special to the S.F. ExaminerRevelers celebrate 4/20 at Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park.

Revelers flood Hippie Hill for 4/20 party; several arrested on felony charges

The grass was high, the fields were ripe; it was the springtime…

Juan Pardo/special to the S.F. ExaminerRevelers celebrate 4/20 at Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park.

Police, officials warn of 4/20 crackdown

The unofficial annual 4/20 marijuana smoking party in Golden Gate Park is…