Article by Leafly
420 will be different this year, but the plant that started it all is still important to the millions of weed lovers who will be staying in to mark this year’s celebration.
Learn everything you need to know about the history and culture of every stoner’s favourite holiday, including advice for safe consumption, the hottest 420 deals, and tips for marking the holiday at home while you self-isolate.
The history of 420
It’s a time, it’s a date, it’s a lifestyle. Learn how 420 became code for all things cannabis with this virtual trip through space and time, all the way back to the origins of every weed lover’s favourite holiday, including a stop at last year’s historic 420 celebrations—the first time the holiday was legal for all adult consumers in Canada.
420 deals in Canada
As 420 draws nearer, licensed producers, retailers, and accessory manufacturers are working to ensure they’ve got deals for you. From flower to oils, concentrates, edibles, beverages, topicals, pipes, vapes, papers and more, find them all here.
What to do on 420
420 is usually cause for celebration around the world. Due to safety considerations around coronavirus, there’s a good chance many of the large, public events that have previously been so popular on and around 420 may be cancelled. You can keep up with the latest news on events, cancellations, and digital happenings here.
What to consume on 420
Want to try a new cannabis strain or explore an old classic? Stay tuned here, where we’ll be featuring a different Canadian favourite each week. This is also the place to be for information on smokeless ways to get your weed on.