Hometown Holiday Packed with Community Celebrations


The 27th Annual Chelsea Hometown Holiday weekend will take place Friday, December 5 through Sunday, December 7.   The entire City of Chelsea will be decked in its holiday finest with luminaries lighting Main Street from Pierce Park to the McKinley Clocktower Complex, creating a fairy land for walkers or drivers.For […] Read more »

Common Grill Holiday Wine Show to Benefit Sounds & Sights

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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 3rd, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at The Common Grill restaurant, 112 South Main Street in downtown Chelsea. […] Read more »

August 7: Only 2 Weeks left!

Cold Tone Harvest perform Thursday, August 7 at Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights.

There are only two weeks left in the Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights summer concert series which began in June and runs through August 14, 2014. Celebrating its tenth anniversary, the free concert series presents professional artists on ten-staged areas located throughout downtown Chelsea featuring music, dance, and family […] Read more »

2014 Billboards

Many thanks to all of the photographers who submitted photos of the artists this summer.  You can see all submissions on our facebook page:  Chelsea Festivals and EventsHere is a review of the billboards that ran on US-23 throughout June, July and August 2014:Photo by Mark Bogarin Cold Tone Harvest, […] Read more »

Festival Music Lineup


Chelsea Area Festivals and Events is proud to announce the return of its annual Sounds & Sights Festival July 24, 25 and 26 in vibrant downtown Chelsea, just 14 miles west of Ann Arbor.  In its 38th season, the three day event will feature national and regional live music acts, […] Read more »