Chastity Bono will be the guest grand marshal for a parade during this summer's PrideFest, Tampa Bay's annual gay and lesbian celebration.
Bono, the daughter of Cher and the late U.S. Rep. Sonny Bono, will lead the PrideParade from Gaslight Park to the Convention Center in downtown Tampa on July 4. She will speak to the crowd before and after the march.
PrideFest, an annual celebration of gay and lesbian pride and achievement, has drawn thousands of visitors to downtown Tampa over the last few years. This year's event is sponsored by Bud Light beer.
For information, call the PrideLine at 854-8160.