Reuters/Henry Romero Gay Pride Parades Around the World Amanda Erickson Jul 5, 2012 Costumes, flags, floats and other scenes from cities. Share Tweet LinkedIn Email Print The summer brings with it gay pride parades in cities around the world. Below, scenes from Toronto to Lima: People throw confetti from their windows during the Gay Pride parade in Toronto. Photo by Mark Blinch/Reuters Fernando Serna, 26, a transsexual who is also known as "Stephanie de la Vega," has her lipstick applied before delivering flyers for a gay pride parade in Medellin, Colombia. Photo by Albeiro Lopera/Reuters A reveller takes part in an annual gay pride parade in San Jose. Hundreds of LGBT supporters marched on Sunday in support of gay rights. Photo by Juan Carlos Ulate/Reuters Revellers wait in the back of a truck before taking part in the Gay Pride parade in Lima. Photo by Mariana Bazo/Reuters Revellers wave rainbow flags in front of the national monument of the Divine Savior of El Salvador during a gay pride parade in San Salvador. Hundreds of LGBT rights activists participated in the annual parade. Photo by Ulises Rodriguez/Reuters About the Author Amanda Erickson Feed Amanda Erickson is a former senior associate editor at CityLab.