By Advocate.com Editors
Originally published on Advocate.com June 19 2013 2:02 PM ET
The 27th annual Pride Parade and Festival for Southern Maine was held in Portland on Saturday. Thanks to Sam T for his great images of the parade and festival.
GLSEN was a proud participant.
Absolut-ly great smile.
The perfect outfit in which to marry yourself.
Miss Cherry Lemonade performs at the festival.
Super heroes representing an AIDS benefit called Life Portland
Grand Marshal — poet Richard Blanco who read his poem, "One Today" at President Barack Obama's second inauguration in Washington, D.C. — takes the stage.
GLSEN folks take a breather
Up close with the Life Portland superheroes
On the Wild Burritos and Burgers float
More Burritos boys