12 Aug '11, 8pm

Friday music festival blogging: green and groovy at Pickathon: by David Roberts A Pickathon past.Photo: Tim Poun...

Friday music festival blogging: green and groovy at Pickathon: by David Roberts A Pickathon past.Photo: Tim Poun...

A Pickathon past. Photo: Tim Poundstone Last weekend I found myself with an old friend in the beer garden at Pickathon , a music festival in Happy Valley, Ore. He was smoking a hand-rolled cigarette, which looked a bit like a joint, as hand-rolled cigarettes tend to. A fellow with a bushy mustache and a Pickathon t-shirt ambled over, squinted at us, and asked, "Is that weed? I'm only asking 'cause there are lots of kids around, so we're asking people to medicate in the woods." And that was the extent of my interaction with officialdom at Pickathon. Over three days of camping with my family and some college friends, I never saw a cop. I never saw a uniform. I never saw anyone fighting, misbehaving, or getting hassled. There was only the friendly, self-regulating crowd and T-shirted volunteers carrying supplies around. I've been to more than my share of concerts, music festi...

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