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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 […]

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

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, Michigan 48118 [MAP] Chelsea Community […]

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.  […]

Breathe Yoga opens new studio in downtown Chelsea

Downtown Chelsea has added a new yoga studio its mix of boutique stores, offices and restaurants. Breathe Yoga, co-founded and owned by Sue Whitmarsh and Marie Brooks, both residents of Chelsea, opened in July during the Sounds & Sights Festival weekend July 24, 2015. Located on East Middle, adjacent to Moran’s Consignment in […]

Chelsea Farmers Markets in full swing for 2015 season

Chelsea, Michigan’s two farmers markets run from May through October in downtown Chelsea, bringing local fresh food to the community. New in 2015, both the Saturday and Wednesday markets are located on Main Street in the parking lot next to Palmer Auto. The Chelsea Farmers Market runs Saturdays 8am-noon, and the Bushel […]

Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights returns for an exciting 2015 season in downtown Chelsea, Michigan

Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights:  June 4-August 13 Celebrating its 11th season, Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights is one of Michigan’s most popular free open-air concert series, and is performed on ten stages throughout historic downtown Chelsea, Michigan. These laid-back concerts are known for their variety of music […]

Midwest Literary Walk Welcomes Critically Acclaimed Authors to Chelsea, Michigan

The annual spring Midwest Literary Walk welcomes critically acclaimed authors from all over the country and from various fields of writing, including fiction, nonfiction, poetry and more. The event features readings at venues throughout historic downtown Chelsea, all within easy walking distance. The annual event returns to Chelsea in April […]

Maple Festival Comes To Chelsea Michigan

The Big 400 Maple Festival Includes a Pancake and Beer Breakfast, Maple Wine Releases, Maple Food Specials, Maple Syrup Facility Tours, DNR Guided Outdoor Walks and ‘How-To’ Maple Syrup Demonstrations   Click here for times and details for the 2015 Maple Festival March 12, 2016 It’s almost spring in Michigan so […]

Community Center Days invites families for activities, games, gym and more on Dec 21-23

Chelsea area families are invited to Community Center Days on December 21st, 22nd and 23rd, 1-6 p.m. at Washington Street Education Center (WSEC—the old high school) to enjoy holiday movies, open gym, Trivia Smackdown, Wii games, Tai Chi and other fun activities. Parents and grandparents: still have wrapping to do and cards […]

Phyllis Haehnle Memorial Sanctuary

Dedicated to the conservation of wildlife, this sanctuary of 497 acres was donated by Casper Haehnle to the Michigan Audubon Society in memory of his daughter Phyllis. This is location is particularly prized for the sandhill crane gathering before their migration in the fall of each year, before their flight south. […]