(WTNH) — Thunderstorms are expected to roll into the state later today, postponing some town’s fireworks display.
The town of Manchester has also postponed their fireworks for Saturday night. Manchester Police Captain Chris Davis advised residents that the fireworks display that was scheduled will now take place Sunday night.
Please be advised that the Manchester fireworks scheduled for tonight have been postponed until tomorrow night
— Chris Davis (@CaptDavisc) July 1, 2017
Manchester mayor Jay Moran says the chicken barbecue will be postponed to Sunday as well. He says the fireworks and chicken barbecue will take place at 5 pm Sunday at Manchester Community College.
MANCHESTER FIREWORKS & CHICKEN BBQ:
Postponed to tomorrow, July 2nd,at 5pm at Manchester Community College!
— Jay Moran (@MayorJayMoran) July 1, 2017
Middletown fireworks for Saturday night have been postponed as well. Mayor Daniel Drew says the city’s fireworks are being postponed for Sunday night.
I’ve postponed Middletown’s fireworks to tomorrow, 7/2. Thank you and see you then! pic.twitter.com/PBSdoL3mRB
— Mayor Dan Drew (@MayorDanDrew) July 1, 2017
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