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Second annual Westminster Pride Festival

Festival goers stroll East Main St. Saturday afternoon for the second annual Westminster Gay Pride Festival. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
Festival co-organizer Sherri Hosfeld Joseph, owner of Birdie’s Cafe, chats with Westminster veteran police officer Lt. “Rad” Darby. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
A pair of service dogs squeeze in out of the heat. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
Parker Frye, 2, of Baltimore has fun with the multi-colored balloons. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
“Bob” Anders of Nottingham, MD, is decked out rainbow gear for the festival. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
Vanessa Burke of Westminster stops to get a selfie at the festival. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
Colorful costumes was the dress of the day. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
Rose O’Marr does a cart wheel on Main St. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
Rose O’Marr, left, Hope Grimes and Chloe Swagger, all of Westminster, get into the music and dance along Main St. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
Wait Shook of Hampead wears her pride gear proudly. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
Bill Cromwell and Max stop for a pet from Jason Garber. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
Stopping for a Gay Pride selfie are Jaiden Sickle, from left, Desi Breneman Serenity Sickel, Amber Sickel and Matthew French, all of Taneytown. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
Amanda Leddon of Westminster stops at a portrait background with her children Linkin Still (right), 5, and Keira Still , 11, of Westminster. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
Dory Papier, 3, of Westminster marches down Main St. wearing lots of rainbows. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
Other co-organizers of the event are Lance and Jason Garber and Jazmin Marcotte. (Phil Grout/for Baltimore Sun Med / Carroll County Times)
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