Recreational Weed for Sale in California at Select Shops Only

The day many cannabis enthusiasts in California have been waiting for has finally arrived. New years day welcomes a whole new flock of excited customers in California looking to buy recreational marijuana.

While some stores are operating, others could not open because they did not obtain permits on both a local and state level. The amount of licenses the Cannabis Control regulatory body has to process has made life difficult for prospective dispensaries.

Here are some reactions and photos from the first day of legalization, and a map of local dispensaries licensed by the state of California.

Californians Celebrate Legalization

Recreational Weed Dispensaries in California