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 »

Winner Announced at Sponsor Appreciation Dinner


The Chelsea Area Festivals and Events committee thanked the sponsors of the 2014 Sounds & Sights with an appreciation party on July 14th at The Common Grill restaurant located in downtown Chelsea.Over 80 guests attended the event which featured an assortment of entrées and desserts by Chef Craig Common and […] Read more »

July 17th: Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights

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CHELSEA, MICH – Now in its seventh week, Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights continues its free summer concert series Thursday, July 17th from 6:30 p.m until 8:30 p.m. Professional artists perform at ten staged areas located throughout downtown Chelsea featuring music, art and family entertainment.   The diverse music […] Read more »

KidZone: Sounds & Sights Festival July 25 & 26


CHELSEA, MICH – One of the most popular features of Chelsea’s Sounds & Sights Festival is the KidZone entertainment and activities area. The KidZone, sponsored by Chelsea Teddy Bear Company, will offer activities for children of all ages on both Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Located […] Read more »