Lady Gaga took to Instagram to share a couple photos of herself from the balcony of her Chicago apartment in celebration of gay pride. Overlooking a huge gathering of people down below, her caption read, “Watching over Chicago Pride from my apartment and smiling so big. So many happy people. Happy pride!!”
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The large gathering was actually the Chicago Mariachi and Folklórico Festival – not a gay pride parade. Hey, it happens, right? Because in both gatherings you can always find…
People with Over-the-Top Costumes
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Let’s face it, without them most parades would be a little dull.
And Out-of-this-World Characters
Yes, they exist. Don’t hesitate to run.
Oh, and, there’s Always a Queen Walking Around
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I'm sad, yet happy.Mariachi week is over. This past week was full of excitement,new experiences, and new people. I'm very thankful for everything I had a wonderful time, I made every minute count and having my family by my side was the best❤ #señoritamariachi #mariachifestival #pepeeltoro ?
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You can’t have a parade without a queen. Right?
Cocktail O’Clock Lasts All Day
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Shots! Shots! Shots! Shots! Everybody.
Let’s Not Forget the Cuties in Tight Pants
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Yes, you can even take pictures with them!
Or the Sexy Ladies in Colorful Outfits
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Trust, there are lots of them.
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You sing together, laugh together, eat together and share all the best memories together. That’s love, dude.
What’s your favorite festival or parade memory? mitú wants to know. Leave a comment below.