Sounds & Sights Festival, presented by Rick Taylor Real Estate  is an annual summer weekend event in historic Chelsea, Michigan. The event started over three decades ago and is a highlight of summer that draws visitors from all over the state and beyond.

The two-day, three-night festival features live music and social tent,  kids' entertainment and activities, a classic car show, and much more. Each year features exciting changes and annual favorites that keep people coming back again and again. All performances and activities are held  in downtown Chelsea, Michigan.

We are busy preparing for the 2019 season.  Below is a look back at what we did in 2018.  Please check back in May for 2019 event updates. 

For Special Hotel Rates, call Chelsea Comfort Inn & Village Conference Center  at (734) 433-8000 and ask for “Chelsea Sounds and Sights” rate for the festival weekend.

Thursday, July 26th*

Friday, July 27th*

Saturday, July 28th*

*Event dates and times are subject to change.

Additional Information

VolunteerWe are excited about the great lineup of entertainment and activities we have planned for this year's summer festival! We are always happy to have volunteers who wish to help out in a big or small way. Please visit our Volunteer page to learn more or email our volunteer coordinator at [email protected] if you're interested in learning more about volunteer opportunities.