Fresno Pride Parade and Festival draws large crowds

June 1, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
Thousands of people gathered in the Tower District Saturday for the annual Fresno Pride Parade and Festival.

The event celebrates diversity and the lesbian-gay-bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. More than 40 different groups took part in the parade, and several vendors set up booths along the route.

This is the largest LGBT event in the Central Valley.