Welcome to Eastern States Exposition
Eastern States Exposition is a not-for-profit corporation committed to excellence in providing year-round opportunities for the development and promotion of agriculture, education, industry and family entertainment while preserving our New England heritage.
Designed to involve students in a variety of challenging hands-on exercises
Eastern States Exposition is kicking off 2015 on a good foot. For the second subsequent year, The Big E was ranked fifth largest fair in North America! The 2014 Fair marked the third consecutive record-breaking season with overall attendance reaching 1,498,605. Eastern States joins the Texas State Fair, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, Minnesota State... Read more »
On May 6, 2001, former West Springfield Mayor, Edward Gibson, declared the date to be known as “Angelo Bertelli Day,” in honor of the football great who passed away in 1999. Angelo “Bert” Bertelli, was born in West Springfield, and lived on Exposition Terrace, opposite the main entrance to The Big E. Bertelli and “The... Read more »