WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. -- The 27th annual Gay and Lesbian Pride
Festival and Parade, known as Christopher Street West, will be held
June 21 and 22 here.
More than 500,000 people are expected to attend the event,
highlighted by a 300-unit parade down Santa Monica Boulevard and a
two-day open-air festival featuring more than 300 vendors, three
stages for live entertainment and a "domestic partnership