During Covid-19: Please see website for updates on these and other major events: chelseafestivals.com.
Hometown Holiday. Tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 3, followed by Dec. 4 parade and other events throughout the month. See chelseamich.com. (734) 475-1145. Family activities including a holiday parade with lighted floats and marching groups, a tree lighting ceremony, gingerbread house displays in shop windows, Fri. night craft workshop and Santa visit, and more.
American Legion 51st Annual Winter Carnival. Feb. 4-6, 2022. 1700 Ridge. (734) 475-1964. Three days of winter fun on Cavanaugh Lake includes competitive ice fishing, snowmobiling, kids activities, a euchre tournament, live music, and a craft beer expo.
SculptureWalk Chelsea. New outdoor sculptures each year, on display year-round in the heart of downtown Chelsea. All are available for sale.
Midwest Literary Walk. April 24, 2022. (734) 475-8732 ext. 217. This annual literary event, hosted by the Chelsea District Library on the fourth Saturday in April, highlights the power of literature and poetry in everyday life at venues throughout downtown Chelsea.
Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights. July 1-Aug. 12, 2022. (734) 474-9178. Nine stages featuring local musicians, street performers, and kids entertainment; food vendors 6:30-8:30 p.m. Outdoor movies at dusk and Chalk Art competition at the Clock Tower.
Sounds & Sights Festival. July, 28, 29, & 30, 2022. (734) 474-9178. 2-day, 3-night event with art market, vendors, live music and entertainers on 7 stages. Food court, KidZone with children's activities and entertainment, pet parade, social tent, and Chelsea Classic Cruisers car show.
Chelsea Community Fair. Aug. 23-27, 2022. (734) 475-1270. Rides, livestock shows, tractor and truck pulls, demolition derby, children's activities at Chelsea Fairgrounds, 20501 W. Old US-12. chelseafair.org, facebook.com/Chelsea-Community-Fair
Backyard Beer Garden. Oct. 9, 2021. (734) 475-4681. Family friendly event with backyard and oversized games, Michigan craft beers and cocktails. Food available from a variety of local eateries. Palmer Commons, 304 S. Main. 3-10 p.m. chelseamich.com/events/backyard-beer-garden
Hometown Halloween. Oct. 29-31, 2021. This first-time 3-day event will include a Halloween Homes contest, costume contests, Trail & Treats at Robin Hills Farm, games, prizes, giveaways, music, and more. chelseamich.com
Wine, Women, & Shopping. Nov. 12 & 13, 2021. (734) 475-3539. Fun-filled day to share with moms, sisters, and friends. Christmas shopping, appetizers, trunk shows, painters, jewelry and wine tastings. Throughout downtown Chelsea. shopchelseamich.com
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