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Golden Gate Park revelers celebrate '420' in San Francisco on Sunday, April 20th 2014. (Photo: Tim Ryan)

10 Arrested During San Francisco ’420′ Smokeouts

Ten people were arrested during impromptu marijuana celebrations in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on Sunday for offenses ranging from selling marijuana or opiates to mischief and carrying a gun, police said Monday.

04/21/2014

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

At Least 8 Arrested During SF ’4/20′ Celebration

Among the thousands of people who gathered in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park near the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood for an unofficial celebration of all things marijuana Sunday, at least eight people were arrested for felonies, a police spokeswoman said.

04/20/2014

4/20 Celebrants

SF Police Ready For ’4/20′ Celebration Of Marijuana In Golden Gate Park

San Francisco authorities are preparing for thousands of marijuana smokers to gather in Golden Gate Park for the annual 4/20 pot-smoking celebration.

04/20/2014

A marijuana user smokes from a bong during a 420 Day celebration on 'Hippie Hill' in Golden Gate Park April 20, 2010 in San Francisco, California. April 20th has become a de facto holiday for marijuana advocates, with large gatherings and 'smoke outs' in many parts of the United States. Voters in California will consider a measure on the November general election ballot that could make the State the first in the nation to legalize the growing of a limited amount of marijuana for private use. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Hippie Hill’ Crackdown Expected At SF’s Golden Gate Park, 4/20 Festivities

Not only is this Sunday Easter Sunday, but it happens to fall on 4/20, a major marijuana lover’s celebration that brings thousands to Golden Gate Park every year. Law enforcement said they’ll be out in full force.

04/16/2014

Trash left behind following Saturday's Golden Gate Park 4-20 celebration. (SF Parks and Recreation)

Cleanup From Golden Gate Park 4/20 Smokeout Costs City $15,000

Pot enthusiasts packed San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on Saturday for an unofficial celebration of marijuana, leaving behind a mess that city officials now say cost more than $15,000 to clean up.

04/22/2013

A man smokes marijuana. (AP photo)

Origin Of ’420′ – The Marijuana Holiday

People around the world are celebrating 420 Day, a term synonymous with smoking marijuana. There are many myths behind the origins of 420, what’s the true story?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/20/2011