San Francisco Takes Steps to Discourage 4/20 Gatherings in City ParksCelebrations for the unofficial pot-smoking holiday 4/20 were canceled for the second year in a row last week due to the pandemic, but San Francisco still took some preventive steps Tuesday in case crowds don't obey instructions.
COVID: 4/20 Celebration At Hippie Hill In Golden Gate Park Canceled For 2nd Year In A RowThe annual 4/20 celebration on Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park has been canceled for the second year in a row due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions on large gatherings, San Francisco officials announced Tuesday.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Blunts Any Attempt To Celebrate 4/20 At Hippie Hill In Golden Gate ParkFrom high above Golden Gate Park, you could actually see the green grass of Hippie Hill Monday instead of wall-to-wall people and clouds of smoke. You can see signs at ground level: Stay 6-feet Apart. Stay home. Closed.
Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Rap Legend E-40 Tells People To Stay Home On 4/20, Slow Virus SpreadBay Area rap legend E-40 joined calls for people to avoid gatherings on the day celebrating cannabis to slow the spread of coronavirus.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Mayor Breed Says Mass Gatherings On 4/20 Won't Be ToleratedMayor London Breed warned potential revelers not to come to San Francisco for 4/20.
Coronavirus Pandemic Cancels Annual '420 Hippie Hill' Cannabis Celebration In San FranciscoThe annual celebration of all things cannabis in San Francisco, the 420 Hippie Hill celebration in Golden Gate Park on April 20th, has been canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Nearly 14,000 Attend 'Mellow' 4/20 Celebration in Golden Gate ParkSaturday's turnout was within expected numbers and the gathering has been peaceful, comparable to last year, when 15,000 to 20,000 people showed up to Golden Gate Park's Robin Williams Meadow, also known as Hippie Hill.
San Francisco Braces For Larger 420 Cannabis Celebration, Warns Against Black Market PotSan Francisco is on the eve of another 420, the unofficial cannabis holiday is set to bring another wave of marijuana enthusiasts to Golden Gate Park and Haight-Ashbury on Saturday.
Multiple Medical Emergencies At 4/20 Event In Golden Gate ParkAuthorities Friday afternoon confirmed that ambulances were responding to multiple medical emergencies including at least one opioid overdose at Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park where 4/20 revelers have gathered.
4/20 Marijuana Haze Rises From San Francisco’s Hippie HillHundreds gathered on and around Hippie Hill in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park Friday, celebrating the first 4/20 day since recreational pot became legal in California.
San Francisco Officials Outline Crowd-Control Plans For 4/20With as many as 15,000 people expected to visit Golden Gate Park on Friday to celebrate the first 4/20 since marijuana became legal in California, city officials are planning on how to deal with the massive crowds.
Sharon Meadow in Golden Gate Park Renamed for Robin WilliamsSan Francisco's Recreation and Park Commission voted Thursday to rename Sharon Meadow in Golden Gate Park in honor of late actor Robin Williams.
Marijuana Enthusiasts Cram Hippie Hill In San Francisco For 4/20 DayThousands of marijuana enthusiasts descended onto and around Hippie Hill in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park for the annual 4/20 Day celebration of cannabis culture Thursday.
San Francisco Officials Plan More Restrictions For 4/20 CelebrationCity leaders in San Francisco on Tuesday morning unveiled plans to minimize problems at the annual unsanctioned 4-20 celebration in Golden Gate Park.
San Francisco Considers Official Sponsor For 420 EventA move is underway in San Francisco to make the 4/20 gathering in Golden Gate Park an officially sponsored event.