The most anticipated event of January 2014 hit Denver on New Year's Day at 8 a.m., when 13 pot shops around the city opened their doors to recreational customers
. But that wasn't all the month had in store. Over the first 31 days of the year, our photographers shot bronc riders
at the Western Stock Show, snowboarders
at the X Games, and concerts everywhere from Red Rocks
to the Fillmore
. Here, a selection of our favorite shots of 2014 so far.