Storms expected on Friday have brought postponements and cancellations for area Fourth of July events.
Lowell has moved its fireworks to Saturday night, Pelham moved its fireworks to July 12, and Dracut has pushed its back until Aug. 28. The Billerica Family Friendly July 4 event has been canceled. Nashua's fireworks at Holman Stadium have been moved back to Saturday night.
The Chelmsford Fourth of July parade, which starts at McCarthy Middle School and ends in the town center, will be held rain or shine. Other events, including Wilmington's fireworks Saturday night and Burlington's parade Friday morning, also remain as scheduled.
The Lowell fireworks will be held at LeLacheur Park at 450 Aiken St. at 7 p.m. Admission to the stadium will be free.