U.S. military Color Guard leads off pride parade in nation’s capital

U.S. military Color Guard leads off pride parade in nation’s capital

WASHINGTON — Thousands turned out for Capital Pride over the weekend, marked by the annual pride parade through the streets of the nation’s capital on Saturday, and a street fair and festival on Sunday/

And for the first time ever, a U.S. military color guard marched alongside rainbow flags in the parade.

Enjoy these photos from photographer Tim Evanson:

The U.S. Army Military District of Washington   provides the first ever Color Guard for an LGBT pride parade,
The U.S. Army Military District of Washington provides the first ever Color Guard for an LGBT pride parade, Tim Evanson
Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe served as Grand Marshal.
Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe served as Grand Marshal. Tim Evanson
DC Mayor Vincent Gray
DC Mayor Vincent Gray Tim Evanson
DC council member David Catania
DC council member David Catania Tim Evanson

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