Chalk Art Contest Increases Awards

Growing in popularity, the Sounds and Sights Festival will hold its third Chelsea Chalk Art Contest during its line of activities on Saturday, July 25th from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Participants of all abilities and ages are encouraged to help transform the black asphalt of downtown Chelsea into vibrant […] Read more »

Become a Sponsor


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 eleventh season, Sounds & Sights on […] Read more »

Sounds & Sights: Open Auditions for 2015

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. Live auditions will be held March 23 from 5 to 8 p.m. at 400 North Main Street in downtown Chelsea.Celebrating its eleventh season, Sounds & Sights […] Read more »

Chelsea Art Market: Artist Call


Sounds & Sights Festival Art Market Seeking Unique Exhibitors for 2015The 39th Annual Sounds & Sights Festival is seeking regional artists and craftspeople of outstanding quality for its juried Chelsea Art Market which will take place July 24th and 25th in downtown Chelsea, Michigan.The Chelsea Art Market is an indie […] Read more »

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 »