Chelsea News and Blog


Global Marketplace fair trade store returns to Main St.

The Global Marketplace is moving back on to Main Street in downtown Chelsea, Michigan. The new location is located at street level at 105 South Main St., next door to Reed’s Barbering and Vogel’s & Foster’s clothing store. “We have been looking to find our way back onto Main Street […]

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Wine, Women and Shopping event returns Nov. 12, 2016

Wine, Women and Shopping 2016 | Click here for event details The businesses of Chelsea, Michigan are pleased to present the annual Wine, Women, & Shopping event on November 12th, 2016. For those not familiar with the event, it is both a celebration of friends and family by bringing women together from […]


Smoke & Ale Fall Festival

BBQ Contest, BeerFest featuring Michigan brewed beer, Live Music and the Annual Smoke & Ale Cornhole Classic The 2016 Smoke & Ale Fall Festival is sponsored by:             Click here to add 2016 Smoke & Ale Fall Festival to your calendar – October 8, 2016. […]

Rides at The Chelsea Community Fair, Michigan Fairs

Your Guide to the Chelsea Community Fair: Aug 23-27, 2016

Click here for 2016 schedule of events The Chelsea Community Fair has something for everyone! Favorites include the ever popular demolition derby and tractor pulls, horse shows, family entertainment, livestock judging, crafts, agriculture and art exhibits, midway games and rides and so much more! Location Chelsea Fair Grounds 20501 Old US-12 […]

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Explore the Sculpture Walk in Chelsea, Michigan

Enjoy a stroll while discovering each stop in this annual outdoor sculpture exhibition SculptureWalk is a year long community arts project in which juried sculptures are installed at 12 locations in historic downtown Chelsea, Michigan. Brochures are available at the River Gallery, Chelsea District Library and Chelsea Area Chamber of […]


The Purple Rose Theatre Announces 2016 – 2017 Season!

The Purple Rose Theatre Company will continue its strong tradition of producing world premieres and theatrical favorites for its 2016-2017 season. Artistic Director Guy Sanville poses the question, “Do you ever wish you had a second chance to meet someone again for the first time? Our 26th season is an enchanting mix that […]


Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights 2016 Summer Concert Series

Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights kicks off June 9 and runs every Thursday through August 18, showcasing a variety of music, dance, comedy, and family entertainment. Now in its 12th year, the outdoor concert series is recognized for its mixture of music from jazz to country to indie rock and more.  […]


Memorial Day Parade in Chelsea, Michigan

Take time to honor our Soldiers on Memorial Day For those of us who are lucky enough to be enjoying the long weekend with friends and family, please take a moment to pause and reflect on the importance of Memorial Day. Attending Chelsea, Michigan’s Memorial Day parade and ceremony is […]


Chelsea Spring Expo celebrates 10th anniversary

Saturday, April 16th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Chelsea, Michigan is a great place to live, work, and play. This is highlighted every year at the Chelsea Spring Expo where people of all ages spend a fun day enjoying music, art, and learning a little bit more about our […]

2016 Midwest Literary Walk

2016 Midwest Literary Walk Showcases Stellar Lineup

The Chelsea District Library is excited to announce the return of their popular event – the Midwest Literary Walk. Back for its 8th year, this year’s walk will showcase nationally-lauded authors and poets at various venues throughout downtown Chelsea. The event will be held on Saturday, April 30 from 1-5pm and is free […]