Chalk Art Contest Increases Awards!

Growing in popularity, the Sounds and Sights Festival will hold its fifth Chelsea Chalk Art Contest during its line of activities on Saturday, July 29, 2017.  Participants of all abilities and ages are encouraged to help transform the concrete below the iconic Chelsea Clocktower, located at 310 North Main Street, into vibrant colors and works…

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Sounds & Sights 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 thirteenth season, Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights kicks off…

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2017 Open Auditions

THE 2017 APPLICATION REGISTRATION HAS CLOSED.  THANK YOU! WE LOOK FORWARD TO POSTING THE SCHEDULE EARLY APRIL.  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 27 from 5 to 8 p.m. at 128…

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Toys for Tots & Teens Provides Gifts for Local Youth

Hometown Holiday, in partnership with Palmer Auto Service and Isaac Streich Allstate Insurance Company, has begun collecting donations of new unwrapped toys for the annual ‘Toys for Tots and Teens’ holiday toy drive. The toys collected are taken to Faith in Action in Chelsea and distributed to local children. Each year, Faith In Action is…

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Lights Up & Shop Local

Chelsea will shine even brighter during Hometown Holiday weekend thanks to local businesses “Lights Up & Shop Local” Campaign Businesses and restaurants are encouraged to decorate their storefronts with holiday lights as part of Hometown Holiday.  Not only can we supply you with lights, we also have a brigade of “elves” who can help make…

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