Is there a law that says you have to watch a parade on the Fourth of July? No, but in case one is passed before Thursday, here are some of the ones you could check out. Dundalk’s parade starts around 8:15 a.m. at the Logan Village Shopping Center, 3409 Dundalk Ave., then proceeds along Belclare Road, Liberty Parkway, Dunglow, Dunmanway, Shipping Place, Shipway, Admiral Boulevard and Liberty Parkway before ending at Dunmanway (dundalkheritagefair.com). In Towson, the parade starts at 10:30 a.m. at Burke Avenue and Towsontown Boulevard, then winds along the Bosley Bypass, Allegheny and Washington avenues (towsonparade.com). The Arbutus parade starts at 12:30 p.m. at Elm Road and Oregon Avenue (arbutus.org). The Catonsville parade starts at 3 p.m. at Frederick Road and Montrose Avenue, then proceeds east on Frederick Road and south on Bloomsbury Avenue (catonsvillecelebrations.org). In Bel Air, the parade kicks off at 6 p.m., going from Idlewild and South Main Street to East Gordon Street and North Main Street (belairjuly4.org). Annapolis’ parade is set for 6:30 p.m., beginning at Amos Garrett and West Street, then to Church Circle and down Main Street (visitannapolis.org).