2016 Sponsorship Opportunities


With event planning in full swing, the Chelsea Area Festivals and Events committee is busy raising funds to support Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights. The free, open-air concert series is performed in downtown Chelsea, located 14 miles west of Ann Arbor. Now in its twelfth season, Sounds & Sights […] Read more »

Open Auditions for Sounds & Sights


CHELSEA, MICHIGAN –  Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights, one of Michigan’s premier summer concert series, is accepting applications to be considered for this summer’s entertainment lineup. Auditions will be held Monday, March 21 from 5 to 8 p.m. at 128 Park Street in downtown Chelsea. Celebrating its twelfth season, […] Read more »

Press Pack

Chelsea Area Festivals & Events is a not-for-profit organization that enriches Chelsea, and the surrounding communities, by promoting the presentation of and participation in quality performing and visual arts throughout the year. Link to Press Releases 2016 Annual Events Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights 12th annual summer concert series […] Read more »

29th Annual Hometown Holiday


The 29th Annual Chelsea Hometown Holiday, presented by Golling Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Chelsea, will take place Friday, December 4 through Sunday, December 6 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 […] Read more »

Common Grill Holiday Wine Show


Common Grill Holiday Wine Show Nov. 16 to Benefit Sounds & Sights The Common Grill invites the local community to help celebrate, and support “Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights” at its annual Holiday Wine Show. The fundraiser takes place on Monday, November 16, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 9 […] Read more »