discovered, to our surprise, that the Gay Pride parade was
happening on Sunday. We were already in the area and it
was nearly impossible to avoid, so "when in Rome....".
The photos below are what we saw.
hotel across the street from The Clay was classic. Note
the colored accents.
in the street was in bloom but I am not sure of the species, so
I am guessing either Dogwood or Magnolia.
back to Ocean Ave, we passed the "trapped balloon".
parade started with an honor guard and a big bunch of police
fire truck was a classic. Not many convertible fire trucks
I am not
sure of the criteria for participation in the parade other than
were interesting folks everywhere.
seemed to be the big theme for the day.
I am not
trying to be judgemental, but guy or girl, this person is not
hairy legs complete the outfit.
fellow was struggling with the heels on the hoverboard.
All hail women that can do heels!
heels, but platform shoes.
what to say here other than this is not a girl (or at least was
hot, so I am guessing that the girls with the body paint were
easy to get folks to pose: just point the lens in their
direction and magic happens.
I saw a
bunch of baseball-themed costumes.
was quite skilled on the stilts.
wanted a photo with this gal.
"Danas" were tormenting this guy attempting to sleep
only requires a camera lens in their direction.
sought out Kathleen for the photo.
will become a factor here shortly.
fellow's shirt said "Gaywatch".
think it was crowded?
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