The traditional Fourth of July parade, which attracts thousands of spectators from near and far, will step out as usual from Hingham High School on July 4 at 10 a.m. There is no rain date.

However, the Hingham Lions Club canceled this year’s fireworks due to not enough volunteers to put on the event, which has for years included a family celebration on the beach. The hope is that members of the community will offer their assistance so the usual spectacular fireworks display — viewed by thousands of people from the Bathing Beach, Crow Point, and many other locations — in order to continue in 2020 and in years to come.

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