If you haven’t heard of the 4/20 festival, you clearly haven’t been to Hyde Park on the 20th April. Thousands gather there each year to celebrate “World Weed Day” by smoking a joint, chomping down on a space cake, and protesting for cannabis legalisation.
Obvs consuming marijuana is currently illegal in the UK. But if you fancy checking out the 4/20 festival for -uh- the atmosphere, then here's some weird and wonderful trivia to get you in the mood.
1) It’s a global event that is celebrated all over the world, from Peru to Iceland to South Africa.
2) But, as you might be able to tell by the way the date is ordered, the 4/20 Festival started off in the USA.