CENTER CITY (WPVI) -- As many as 300 people gathered Thursday to smoke pot on Eakins Oval, calling it a celebration of the 2nd anniversary of marijuana decriminalization in Philadelphia.

At a 'Pop-Up Weed Garden' hosted by pot activists, locals lit their joints and smoked away. "I'm feeling very high and fantastic," said Ashley Greenwood of South Philadelphia.

People like Greenwood told Action News they are happy smoking a joint in public no longer leads to an arrest when you're carrying less than 30 grams. But it can still get you a $100 citation.

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Dann Cuellar ~ 6ABC.com ~

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