Chelsea News and Blog

Chelsea Community Center Days offers family friendly fun during school break

If you need an excuse to get out of the house and stay active after the holidays, come check out Chelsea Community Center Days at the Washington Street Education Center on Wednesday, January 4th and Thursday, January 5th from 1-5 p.m. each day. For only $1 per person per day, […]


30th Annual Hometown Holiday in Chelsea, Michigan: Dec 2-4, 2016

The 30th Annual Chelsea Hometown Holiday, presented by Golling Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Chelsea, will take place December 2-4 in downtown Chelsea (14 miles west of Ann Arbor). The historic City of Chelsea will be decked in holiday splendor to warm the hearts of visitors and to get the community […]


Chelsea shines even brighter during Hometown Holiday weekend with 2016’s Lights Up Shop Local initiative

“Lights Up & Shop Local” in Chelsea, Michigan Hometown Holiday weekend is December 2-4, 2016 Throughout Chelsea, you will find businesses promoting “Lights Up & Shop Local”, a new initiative to introduce Hometown Holiday visitors to everything that Chelsea has to offer. Participating businesses will be decked out in holiday […]


Shop local and celebrate the holidays in Chelsea, Michigan

The holiday season in Chelsea awakens a magical time where families come from all corners of the state to cut christmas trees, skip the big box stores to explore family owned shops featuring unique gifts, and warm up with friends to sip a hot cocoa or peppermint latte made from […]

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Wine, Women and Shopping event returns to Chelsea on 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 […]


Experience the Magic of “The Nutcracker”: December 3-4 & 10-11 in Chelsea, Michigan

Ballet Chelsea presents a classic holiday favorite for audiences of all ages Ballet Chelsea is pleased to present its 19th annual performance of The Nutcracker on December 3-4 & 10-11, 2016. This annual production is a full-length, narrated ballet, choreographed by Ballet Chelsea Artistic Director Wendi DuBois. Audiences young and old from […]


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 […]


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 […]