The Big E - West Springfield, MA
09/17/2021 to 10/03/2021


The biggest fair in the Northeast, with nearly 1.5 million people attending in recent years. Circus spectacular, mardi gras parade, agricultural competitions, arts & crafts, food contests, live music and midway.

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The Big E
The Big E 3.5 star rating 241 reviews
Michael O.'s Review Michael O.
5.0 star rating

Always a fan favorite! A large fair with plenty of things to do! Not a huge selection of animals and more Of a tourist trap with many vendors...but that's...

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Joe C.'s Review Joe C.
3.0 star rating

Overall Score: 3.5 Stars

What can I say, it's tradition now to go every year. It's a little trashy and the vendors do start to all look the same, but I...

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Maria S.'s Review Maria S.
3.0 star rating

The Eastern States exposition, otherwise known as the Big E, takes place over 17 days in September in Springfield, MA. My husband and I traveled north from...

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