Chassell's Old Fashioned Christmas week began in 1980 and has continued every year since. It is always the 2nd Saturday in December beginning with a Christmas Musical program @The Chassell Schools, Lighting of the Community Tree with Caroling & Refreshments, a Holiday Crafts Bazaar @The Chassell School, Children's Games & Story Hour @The Chassell VFW on Main Street, Arrival of Santa & Mrs. Claus @The Chassell Heritage Center, The Chassell Heritage Center Open House and "Home for the Holiday" Home Tour & Gormet Food Tasting with 5 area homes on tour both inside and out. Tickets are $10. each and will be on sale @The Chassell Heritage Center, Chassell General Store, Superior Family Chiropractic on US 41, The Grooming Zoo in Chassell the Keweenaw Convention & Visitors Bureau in Calumet and at each of the 5 homes on the tour.
Evidence of the success of this annual event and benefit of funds can be seen throughout Chassell....the main street gardens & banners, the Chassell Centennial Park, the ski trail and the Chassell Heritage Center, to name a few.