Name of College/University: University of Michigan
Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan
Day(s)/Week it Occurs: First Saturday of every April
Summary of Event(s):
Several thousand people gather on the quad at the university for support towards changing the state laws regarding marijuana. First held in 1972, it has been held annually since then. At the bash there is live music, speeches, street vendors, and some civil disobedience. Although Ann Arbor has somewhat lenient laws regarding possession of marijuana, the state laws are more strict and are often enforced at the bash.