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, September 30, 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! 

Find your invitation and a flyer to the event by click here
Sponsorship info click here
Vendor info click here
Hope to see you there!

Market on the Common

Chelmsford’s Market on the Common features local farmers and artisan crafters, food vendors and more. The Market takes place on the Town Common every Saturday, starting the last weekend in May until early October from 11:00-am - 2:00 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

Halloween Trick-or-Treating

Trick-or-treating in Chelmsford occurs on Halloween night, October 31st from 6 - 8 PM, rain or shine. 

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