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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Chuck Armstrong for the information in this story.) This year’s 79th annual Chelsea Community Fair takes place from Aug. 23-27 and the Chelsea Lions Club is once again looking for folks to be dunk tank sitters for their fundraiser. If you sat last year, we would again like to […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 15th, 2016

It’s time to start getting excited about the 2016 Chelsea Community Fair and organize and work on your entries. Since fair ended last August, I have spent as much time as possible working on a new large cross-stitch project. Last year, the theme was cows. This year, it’s sheep. Hope I get it stitched in […]

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If you missed Wednesday night’s Extra Virgin Americana, a cooking show on the Cooking Channel, you missed a fun segment on the Demolition Derby, which was filmed at the 2015 Chelsea Community Fair. A segment of the show features scenes from the fair, several of the Fair Board members and the popular demo derby. You […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 19th, 2016

Extra Virgin Americana, a cooking show on the Cooking Channel, filmed a segment at the Demolition Derby at the 2015 Chelsea Community Fair that is planned to air on April 20 at 9 p.m. Here’s the blurb from the show’s Website: “Debi Mazar loves Motown, classic cars and American history, so it’s only fitting that […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 14th, 2015

From Hanna Brodeur Since 1950, the Fair Queen program has been a part of the Chelsea Community Fair. I was honored to be a part of the 2015 program. The experience will provide a lifetime of special memories. Beyond the tremendous support from my family, I wish to extend my sincere gratitude to the following […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 14th, 2015

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 6th, 2015

Since I was in the parade this year, Burrill Strong took over taking photos for Chelsea Update. The 2015 Chelsea Fair Parade took place on Saturday, Aug. 29. Please enjoy this slideshow from this super popular event.

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 5th, 2015

Please enjoy these long exposure photos of rides at night at the 2015 Chelsea Community Fair by Burrill Strong.

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 5th, 2015

In case you missed the sheep shearing demonstrations inside the Nature’s Creation of Life barn during the 2015 Chelsea Community Fair, please enjoy this slide show from Burrill Strong from one of these events.

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The 2015 Chelsea Community Fair ended this year’s run with the 4-Wheel and 2-Wheel drive pulling and diesel pulling contest. Please enjoy the photo gallery from the event by Burrill Strong.

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