Chelsea West Fest Local Music & Makes Logo

October 7th, 2023Noon – 6pmOrapax St. & Boissevain Ave. in West Ghent, Norfolk

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Chelsea West Festival Charity Event

Chelsea West Fest Local Music & Makes is an event that showcases everything “local”! We feature artisans/crafters in a variety of mediums of handmade goods. Along with the handmade goods, the festival will feature live local music, local breweries, kid’s activities and vendors featuring local product.

Chelsea West Fest has the energy of “local” and spectators can enjoy strolling through the Historic West Ghent neighborhood and visit the unique eateries just steps away from the festival.

Are you a local artisan/crafter or product vendor and interested in applying for the festival should contact Laura DeVore at or 757-625-6161 x509 for an application.

  • Applications are available week of July 24, 2023.
  • Application deadline is September 4, 2023.
  • Application fee is $15.00
  • 10X10 Booth space fee is $75.00


If you are interested in volunteering please sign up here: TBD

Shifts include Saturday, October 7th (10am-Noon for set-up, Noon-3pm or 3pm-6pm for festival help)

Band Schedule

12:30pm-2:00pm : TBD

2:30pm-4:00pm : TBD

4:30pm-6:00pm : TBD

Festival Contributors

We thank our sponsors for their longtime support of the festival!

Our Sponsors

Old Point National Bank Logo
Towne Benefits Logo
VCCR Magazine Logo
FM Sound & Lighting Production Services Logo