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Lisa Allmendinger on August 23rd, 2017

The dairy feeder calf judging takes place at noon today, Aug. 23 in the Multipurpose building at the 80th annual Chelsea Community Fair. Please enjoy this extensive slideshow below from their arrival Monday night. For all the events taking place at the fair, please click here.

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Conner Zahn and Mr. Oinkers took home one of the two top pig honors Tuesday night, besting about 90 swine as the grand champion of the 80th Annual Chelsea Community Fair. “He’s friendly, but stubborn,” Conner said of the winning pig, adding that “he’s a little lazy, but still a really nice pig.” He judge […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 23rd, 2017

The steer arrived at the Chelsea Community Fair on Monday night and they show today, Aug. 23 at 2 p.m. in the Multipurpose Building. For a full list of the event’s at the 80th Annual Chelsea Community Fair, please click here.

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By Lisa Carolin Mayor Jason Lindauer introduced the Aug. 21 City Council meeting saying, β€œIt is fair week in Chelsea, Michigan,” referring to the start of the 80th Annual Chelsea Community Fair. Fair runs through Aug. 26 this year. During the meeting, Police Chief Ed Toth reminded the council that Main Street will be closed […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 22nd, 2017

About 90 pigs arrived at the Chelsea Community Fair Monday night and they show tonight in the Multipurpose arena beginning at 6 p.m. For all the events taking place on Tuesday, the first official day of the 80th annual Chelsea Community Fair, please click here.    

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 22nd, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 22nd, 2017

Monday morning, Aug. 21, while the country was getting ready for the eclipse, about a dozen judges were hard at work picking their favorite exhibits inside the green barn while the rides and midway were being assembled outside. For a full list of events at the 80th Annual Chelsea Community Fair, please click here.  

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 22nd, 2017

A reminder to drivers that there will be several roads closed on Tuesday, Aug. 22 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. for the Chelsea Community Fair annual Kiddie Parade so please plan to take alternate routes. Children on bikes will be peddling their way from the parking lot behind the Common Grill to the fairgrounds so […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 21st, 2017

Some of the judging of exhibits in the green barn at the 80th Annual Chelsea Community Fair took place on Sunday night. Many more entries in the green barn will be judged Monday morning. In addition, the official ribbon cutting for this year’s fair will take place Monday night and the steer, dairy calves and […]

Continue reading about Chelsea Community Fair green barn judging Sunday night (with slideshow)

The Green Barn was a beehive of activity all day Sunday as carload after carload of items were entered at the 80th Annual Chelsea Community Fair. Sunday night and Monday morning, the barn was closed while the thousands of items were judged. Perishable items were judged on Sunday night so they could be viewed at […]

Continue reading about Aug. 20: Entry Day in the Green Barn at the Chelsea Community Fair (with slideshow)