WKYT | Lexington, Kentucky | News, Weather, Sports

Crowds brave rain for Lexington Pride Festival

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT)- Folks in Lexington braved the rain downtown Saturday to party at the Pride Festival.

The festival featured many performers and presentations, including performances by Mr. and Miss Lexington Pride.

Mayor Jim Gray made an appearance at the opening presentation.

The Lexington Ballet and the Louisville Gay Men's Chorus were also in attendance.

Many who were there said the goal of the festival was to promote the general well-being in the city of Lexington.

"I think it's really important to appreciate and acknowledge ways of living different life styles and things like that, because that's what makes America great," said one Pride Festival attendee.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 265072611 - wkyt.com/a?a=265072611