East Longmeadow July 4 parade cancelled

No rain date was set for the parade

EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. (WWLP) – With heavy rain expected for Independence Day, East Longmeadow’s annual 4th of July Parade has been cancelled this year.

Ryan Quimby of the East Longmeadow Municipal Offices told 22News that Friday’s parade has been called off due to the inclement weather.

He said that there is no rain date for the parade because of the impact on local business, traffic, and public safety officials, as well as the availability of participants for the parade.

East Longmeadow’s Independence Day fireworks are expected to continue on as scheduled Thursday night.

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