Ready, Set, Toke: Bong-A-Thon Returns to Colorado

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Jacqueline Collins
The Bong-A-Thon hosted competitive toking and other counter-culture contests on Saturday, July 24 at a secret location in Gunnison.
One of Colorado's longest standing cannabis competitions returned on July 24, and it didn't disappoint. Held for over forty years in secret locations across the state, the Bong-A-Thon's weed-smoking races highlight the toughest lungs across the Rockies. When a Westword photographer received an invite to capture the hazy contest in Gunnison, we had to accept.