Amy Gilbert was crowned the 2014 Chelsea Community Fair queen Friday night. Born and raised in Chelsea, when asked why she’d make a good Chelsea Fair Queen she wrote, “I am involved with not just my community but with others as well. I enjoy every minute that I help, teach and lead others. I think [...]
The Chelsea Community Fair Board would like to thank all the people who generously bid on and bought all the animals at Thursday’s Livestock Auction. Below are the photos of the champion and reserve grand champion animals, their showmen and the wonderful folks who purchased them. Please, when you see any of them around town, [...]
Photographer Burrill Strong was on hand at the draft horse pulling competition on Thursday afternoon. Please enjoy the photo gallery below from the event. And, if you’d like to see more of Strong’s photos, please click here.
Photographer Burrill Strong captured the photos below from a class at the horse show at the Chelsea Community Fair. For more of Burrill’s photos, please click here.
Chelsea Update would like to thank Elizabeth Richardson for getting up very early Friday morning after a late night at the Livestock auction the night before with me to attend Ladies Day and take these photos. Please enjoy her photo gallery below.
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Janelle Hirst for this photo.)
On Thursday, Aug. 21, at about 8:30 p.m., two local youth, ages 8 and 16, were transported by ambulance to U-M Mott Children’s Hospital following a Ferris Wheel accident at Chelsea Community Fair. Chelsea Police Chief Ed Toth said, “two juveniles were riding the Ferris Wheel amusement ride when they fell from their Ferris wheel [...]