Big E 2014 Information Guide

2014 Fair Dates:    Sept. 12 - 28

Future Fair Dates:   Sept. 18-Oct. 4, 2015 ~ Sept. 16-Oct. 2, 2016(100th Anniversary)

2014 State Days:    Rhode Island Day - Tuesday, 9/16
                                Connecticut Day - Wednesday, 9/17
                                Massachusetts Day - Thursday, 9/18
                                New Hampshire Day - Friday, 9/19
                                Vermont Day - Saturday, 9/20
                                Maine Day - Saturday, 9/27
                                    Click here for a complete listing of Special Days 

Hours:   
Gates - 8 a.m.-11 p.m.
                Storrowton Village & Avenue of States Buildings - 10 a.m.-9 p.m
                Better Living Center, Farm-A-Rama and All Other Buildings - 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.

General Admission Prices

                                                                          Advance Group Ticket Purchases *
                                                   Daily                          Until 09/10/14
Adults (13+) Single Day               $15                                 $12                                          
Youth (6-12) Single Day              $10                                  $ 8                                       
Child (5 & under )                         FREE                          FREE                                      
Adult 17-Day pass                       $40    (good all 17 days of the Fair)
Youth 17-Day pass                      $20    (good all 17 days of the Fair)

* Prices are subject to change

● Click here to order Group Tickets or a Bus Reservation Card
● Advance purchase admission ticket will be accepted for admission any day 
● Midway rides, exhibits & games, and admission to some concerts (noted with asterisk*), are not included with general admission ticket.



Midway Magic Ride Voucher

On Midway 9/12-28: $28       Advance Purchase (through 9/10): $23

Mon.-Fri., Midway ride voucher is a Ride-All-Day bracelet
Sat.-Sun., Midway ride voucher is exchanged for a 24-unit ride pass card when purchased prior to 9/10.
Midway rides require 2 or more units per ride.

* Prices are subject to change

On-Site Parking

Cars, Motorcycles, Vans & Trucks: $10 per vehicle 
Campers: $20 (additional charge for awnings, etc.)

* Prices are subject to change

Motorcoaches, School Buses, etc.* -- FREE parking every day (w/advance registration)
  *Buses park off-site with continuous roundtrip shuttle service to & from fairgrounds for drivers.

Parade Schedule

Monday-Friday: Daily Parade (no floats) at 5 p.m.; Mardi Gras Parade (floats only) at 8pm
Saturday & Sunday & Opening Day: Grande Mardi Gras Parade at 5 p.m.

 

Group Dining Options

Agawam Lions Club - by reservation only - for groups of 20-50
Storrowton Tavern - group dining options by reservation only. Contact: (413) 732-4188.

Heroes & Legends Restaurant - Indoor seating for 25-70, available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, reservation required.

Italian Pavilion - Indoor seating for 20-70, group reservation required.

Contact Information

 

Group Sales Department
Eastern States Exposition
1305 Memorial Avenue
West Springfield, Mass. 01089
413-205-5047 - Direct Line
800-334-2443 - Ask for Group Sales
413-787-0127 - Fax
groupsales@TheBigE.com

 

 

 

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