AYER -- The Ayer July Fourth Parade and Fireworks will take place on Saturday, July 6, with a rain date of Sunday, July 7.

The committee is looking for parade acts and participants as well as food and craft vendors.

The parade will step off at 3 p.m. from St. Mary's Church and activities will commence in Pirone Park at 4:30 p.m. Interested vendors or parade participants should call David Maher, 978-772-8206, for any and all information and applications.

Don't be left out of one of the areas best known, best attended July Fourth celebrations.