In the last youth competition of the 79th Chelsea Community Fair, Rachel Rabideau of Dexter and Mason Trinkle of Chelsea were the top two finishers in the sweepstakes showmanship competition held Saturday night in the multipurpose building. Rabideau, 15, was the senior showmanship winner in chickens and Trinkle, 15, was the winner of the senior […]
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Burrill Strong for the photos in this slideshow.)
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Burrill Strong for the photos in this gallery.)
By Crystal Hayduk Friends Jane Kalmbach Bryan and Kathy Cavender arrived before dawn to ensure choice seating in the Multipurpose Arena for the popular Ladies Day event on Friday, Aug. 26. When the doors opened at 8 a.m., the 228 ladies who rose early were rewarded with muffins, juice, and hot coffee. Women shared their […]
Jada and Bria Van Riper had a fun morning in the dairy cattle ring Thursday morning, taking home the champion and reserve champion trophies. Although it was a small entry this year, Judge Zeke Breuninger had a number of positive things to say about all the entries. Sloan Steele was the winner of the young […]
(Friday’s events ran yesterday.) Saturday, Aug. 27 marks the last day of the 2016 Chelsea Community Fair, and the fair board saves the best for last — the fair parade, which begins at 1 p.m. following the Run For The Rolls. Gates open at 10 a.m. and rides begin at 1 p.m. Plus, it’s your […]
The Chelsea Community Fair and Chelsea Update would like to thank all the buyers who supported the youth showman at the 79th Annual Chelsea Community Fair livestock auction Thursday night.
By Lisa Carolin with a slideshow by Burrill Strong They traveled by bicycles, scooters, wagons, and even a “radical rainbow rocket.” to be part of the Children’s Fair Parade Tuesday, Aug. 23. The radical rainbow rocket included dazzling costumes and decorations and was “pushed by glorified parent propulsion.” Scott and Kathy Hurst came with their […]
Once again, Allen and Wendy Cole welcome the community to stop by before fair parade on Saturday, Aug. 27. Cole Funeral Home will host its 3rd free annual hotdog lunch. They will be serving hotdogs from 11 a.m. until the start of the parade at 1 p.m.