When it comes to glittery goodness, activism with abs, entertainment with energy, bears and booty boys alongside lovely lipstick lesbians, there's no other Gay Pride like Los Angeles's. Take a look at the following photos from the 2013 celebration, which took place over the past weekend.
L.A. Pride honorees Brendon Ayanbadejo and Advocate editor at large Diane Anderson-Minshall.
Sudsy people ride in the Dr. Bonner's soap float.
Special thanks to the folks at TommyPhoto for the use of many of their great photos.
A man on a float spays water at spectators.
Synchronize your cell phones, boys.
Representatives of Mickey's gay bar ride a fire truck.
Roxy Baltimore walks down Santa Monica Boulevard.
Love and peace are why we are there.
Ladies riding Lisa Vanderpump's Sur-mobile, the car that parks nightly in front of the Beverly Hills housewife's West Hollywood restaurant.
A child wears a Human Rights Campaign logo.
West Hollywood cheerleaders practicing.
Native American-style garb, and very little of it.
Muscled guys on a float, and rainbow wings.
Shannon Cram kisses her friend Michelle Molina.
The girls are going for a ride.
Good thing there's a fire truck right there, as it looks like things are heating up.
A woman marches with Equality California.