Jan. 1 marked the first day that recreational pot sales became legal in Colorado. View images from the day's events at pot stores.
A sign is displayed outside the 3-D Denver Discrete Dispensary on Wed., Jan. 1.
Wearing green paint, Darren Austin (R) and his son Tyler wait in line to purchase marijuana at the 3-D Denver Discrete Dispensary.
Activist Brian Vicente speaks at a press conference held before the first official recreational sale of marijuana at the 3-D Denver Discrete Dispensary.
First legal purhcase of recreational marijuana at 8 a.m. in Denver.
Orderly lines on the first day of legal pot sales in Colorado.
Long lines at Medicine Man Marijuana Dispensary.
Buyers inside Medicine Man Marijuana Dispensary.