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Lisa Allmendinger on February 11th, 2018

Surely you have attended at least one of the free Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights events during its 13-year-run in downtown Chelsea. Or perhaps enjoyed the chalk artists’ work, the pet parade or the KidZone during the Sounds and Sights Festival? But did you know that there is a dedicated group of volunteers who […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story and Alan Scafuri for the photos.) The Chelsea Area Festivals and Events Committee thanked the sponsors of the 2015 Sounds and Sights with an appreciation party on July 13 at The Common Grill. Over 100 guests attended the event, which featured […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 18th, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Chelsea Area Festivals and Events, presented by Golling Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Chelsea, is looking for volunteers to help with the annual Sounds and Sights Festival,  July 23-35. In its 39th season, the weekend event will draw over 15,000 visitors […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 18th, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Chelsea Area Festivals and Events (CAFE) awarded Chelsea High School senior, Katie LaRoy, a $500 scholarship at the Class Night on Friday, May 29. The Chelsea Area Festivals and Events Scholarship was established this year to promote the future of fine […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 19th, 2014

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Area Festivals and Events committee thanked the sponsors of the 2014 Sounds and Sights with an appreciation party on July 14 at The Common Grill restaurant. More than 80 guests attended the event, which featured an assortment of entrées […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 7th, 2014

Chelsea Area Festivals and Events is looking for volunteers to help with the annual Sounds and Sights Festival that takes place July 24-26. In its 38th season, the weekend event is expected to draw more than 15,000 visitors and will feature national and regional live music acts, local food and brew, an open-air art market, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 20th, 2014

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Chelsea Area Festivals and Events, organizer of the Sounds & Sights concert series, announced it is now a 501(c)(3) non-profit, so contributions donated to Chelsea Area Festivals and Events are fully tax-deductible retroactive to Nov. 2, 2011. “As with all nonprofit […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 19th, 2013

The Chelsea Area Festivals and Events Committee thanked the sponsors of Sounds & Sights 2013 with an appreciation party on July 15 at The Common Grill. More than 100 guests attended the event, which featured an assortment of entrées and desserts by Chef Craig Common and the wines of Terra d’Oro, according to a press […]

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