With the legalization of marijuana in California, the substance has more mainstream presence than ever before. Whether you indulge in pot or not, take time today to do something fun.
Getting lit? Try these.
Munchies delivered right to you
You don't need to travel far (or at all) for this one. Postmates is offering free delivery today to satisfy inevitable munchie cravings in honor of 4/20. Check out their new 'Baked' category for today's best of the best from pizza to burgers. If your tastes are more sweet than savory, Milk Jar Cookies will satisfy your cravings. Check out Cheebo for something savory.
Laugh your ass off
Head to the Regent Theater tonight at 7:30 p.m. for some post-smoke giggles at Leafly's Comedy Tour with Pete Holmes. Tickets are just $4.20 (who is surprised?) and proceeds go to the Minority Cannabis Business Association, the first non-profit organization created specifically to progress the cannabis industry by increasing diversity.
Get a medical marijuana card! You can get a card across Los Angeles, from West Hollywood to Venice. Meet with a doctor to discuss your reasoning for getting the card and learn about how different strands can you help you discover what marijuana can do for you – whether it's a better night's sleep or relieving anxiety.
Looking for jams to match your smoke session? Head to the Observatory for The Smokers Club show presented by Day-N-Night. The show kicks off at 4 p.m. and the event is open to all ages. Listen to The Smokers Club Radio on SoundCloud to get yourself in the mood.
Art from experience
Channeling your good vibes and feeling mellow? Head to The Family Acid book launch party for the art group's newest novel, "The Family Acid: Jamaica". The book launch party will be at The Standard Hotel downtown tonight from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Heads up though, all attendees must be 21+ to enter. Jam out to some reggae music by LA's own, the Lions and enjoy cannabis confections from Lord Jones. The group is unveiling a trio of limited edition art prints, each inspired by a different medicament: marijuana, LSD and mushrooms.
If you're trying to have a more deluxe 4/20 experience today, head to the 4/20 Pairing Dinner. "The Lifted and Gifted 420: A Cannabis Tasting & Dinner Pairing in DTLA," hosted by the High Standards Agency, features high-end cannabis tastings. A cannabis epicure will be there to teach you more and DJ Professor Moses & Hyim will provide tunes all night long. Guests will also have the opportunity to try new brands and products from edibles to dabs. Buy tickets here.
Opting out? There's still fun to be had.
Hit the sand
At Venice Beach today, the air will be thick with smoke and heavy with the sound of crashing waves. Hail an Uber or hop on the Metro to soak up some of Venice's atmosphere and its views and eats. Head to the beach to pick up a medical marijuana card from a vendor or take in some of the local cuisine.
Snack for a good cause
You don't need weed to blaze – pizza, that is. Blaze Pizza located on Figueroa can cure your munchies or just satisfy your soul. In addition, if you go between 6 and 9 p.m., 20 percent of your proceeds will go toward USC Science Outreach, a club that fosters scientific literacy on campus and in the surrounding community.
We scream for (free) ice cream
Free food? Amazing. Free ice cream? Even better. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is throwing a grand opening party today to celebrate its new location in Larchmont, the business' third LA scoop shop. All attendees will get a free scoop from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. and the first 50 guests in line will receive a swag bag.
A night of comedy
Stay local and hit the Think Tank Stand Up Event with Amy Silverberg. USC's Creative Writing & Literature Department will host the event at The Lab on Vermont tomorrow night from 10:30 p.m. to 11:45 p.m. Listen to stand-up routines by Amy Silverberg, Moses Storm, Connie Shin, Will Hines, Matt Harbert, and more.