Community Events


A new community events calendar is coming soon! Watch for more information on how community organizations can post their events.

Town Events

 Fall Festival
The Chelmsford Board of Health presents the Fall Festival on Saturday, October 1st from 12pm - 4pm on the Town Common.  Enjoy a fun autumn day and meet a princess or a superhero from Party Palace!  Or visit the petting zoo and touch a truck!  The event will provide you with music, food, drinks, ice cream and many event vendors!  Bring 3 food donations for the Chelmsford Food Pantry and be entered into a free raffle!  To be most helpful, check out the list of foods needed (and not needed) at this time by clicking here.  
Find your invitation and a flyer to the event by clicking here
Sponsorship info click here
Vendor info click here 
Hope to see you there!

 Market on the Common

Watch for the upcoming exciting details about the Chelmsford Market on the Common, welcoming farmers, crafters, food vendors and more.  Planned for every Saturday, starting May 28th until October 9th 1:00-pm - 4:00 pm. For more information and vendor application, visit the Market on the Common webpage here!

Independence Day Parade & Country Fair

Our parade is the best in the region! The Chelmsford Lions Club sponsors a Country Fair on the Common that provides fun, food, and games for the entire family! Visit the Chelmsford Parade Committee for additional information.

Independence Day Activities Schedule

Parade Road Closures

Country Fair Booth Packet


Think Snow! Winterfest is an annual community event taking place during the first weekend in February filled with outdoor and indoor activities for all ages. Please check the WinterFest webpage for a list of events and details.

Holiday Prelude

The Annual Holiday Prelude and Tree Lighting Ceremony takes place on the first Sunday in December from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm. Delightful music, scrumptious treats, story times, face painting, horse drawn hayrides, and tractor rides are all to be enjoyed while waiting for Santa to arrive!

2022 Event Flyer