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Outdoor Fun! Lace up, step out, and discover parks and trails in Chelsea

Chelsea’s Many Options for Outdoor Fun In Michigan, we don’t take warm, sunny weather for granted. And fortunately, residents and visitors of Chelsea have endless options for getting outdoors and enjoying all that our beautiful state has to offer. Whether you’re looking to get some exercise or just leisurely soak up […]

Get out and get active in Chelsea! Explore local fitness centers, classes and active recreation

There is plenty to do in Chelsea all year long to keep you and your family active and fit, both indoors and out! Explore some of Chelsea’s fun places and groups: Active Recreation Arctic Coliseum – ice skating and fitness center Chelsea Lanes – bowling Chelsea TreeHouse – indoor playground […]

FLINT by Jeff Daniels, Takes the Stage at The Purple Rose Theatre

This January, The Purple Rose Theatre Company will illuminate a powerful story of hope, abandonment and what happens when good, hard-working people scream for fairness in an unfair world. FLINT is a world premiere by Purple Rose founder Jeff Daniels. A heartfelt and brutally honest story of two couples struggling […]

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 […]

Chelsea’s Hometown Holiday Packed with Community Celebrations | December 1-3

The 31st Annual Chelsea Hometown Holiday, presented by Golling Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Chelsea, will take place Friday, December 1 through Sunday, December 3 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 […]

Chelsea shines even brighter during Hometown Holiday weekend with 2017’s Lights Up Shop Local initiative

“Lights Up & Shop Local” in Chelsea, Michigan Hometown Holiday weekend is December 1-3, 2017 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 […]

The Purple Rose Theatre brings Tony Award-Winner “God of Carnage” to Chelsea

In 2009, Jeff Daniels was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actor in “God of Carnage,” the Broadway hit that won Best Play that year. This month The Purple Rose Theatre Company (PRTC), which was founded by Daniels, brings “God of Carnage” to Chelsea. “There aren’t many theatres in […]

Your Guide to the 80th Annual Chelsea Community Fair: Aug 22-26

Click here for 2017 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 […]

Chelsea Area Gateway Sign Project: Open Call for Artists

  APPLICATION AND DETAILS The Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Chelsea Lions, Rotary and Kiwanis Clubs, Chelsea District Library, and ChelseaMich are requesting proposals via a “Call to Artists” for the design and installation of an iconic community sign. The sign will be a sculptural work of […]

Chelsea’s Annual Smoke & Ale Fall Festival: October 12-13, 2018

Follow us at facebook.com/smokeandale/ Chelsea, Michigan’s annual Smoke & Ale Fall Festival and BBQ Cook-off Contest will take place Oct. 12-13, 2018 at the Chelsea Fairgrounds. This year’s festival features two BBQ contests – a backyard contest on Friday, October 13 and a KCBS sanctioned contest on Saturday, October 13.  Smoke & Ale Fall Festival […]