Welcome To The Eastern States Exposition Big E Horse Show

An A-Rated Championship Horse Show

sponsored by Williams Distributing


NEW! Horse Show Coordinator Announced

We are pleased to announce that Stacey Hathaway of Killingworth, Conn., has joined the staff of Eastern States Exposition in the position of Horse Show Coordinator, as of Monday, March 10. Stacey has been self-employed in the equine event management business and has managed several USEF and USDF shows. She holds certification from the North American Riding for the Handicapped Association and was Second Vice President of the Connecticut Horse Show Association, Inc., where she served on its board of directors for 13 years.

Stacey’s responsibilities include the coordination of the ESE Horse Show as well as serving as event coordinator for some year-round horse shows.

Please extend a warm ESE welcome to Stacey.


It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the 2014 edition of the Eastern States Exposition Horse Show - one of the great traditions of The Big E.


Saddle up and get ready to see some of the most beautiful horses trot, jump and leap, all from your seat in the grandstands of the Coliseum. From Hackney ponies to the towering Draft horses, these animals provide entertainment for the whole family as they compete against one another for a blue ribbon. From the athleticism of Hunters and Jumpers to the beauty of Saddle horses and amazing agility of Draft horses, you are sure to be amazed as they are put through their paces. The Eastern States Exposition Horse Show is sure to impress you as these majestic animals proudly strut their stuff.


Hunters & Jumpers, Hunt Seat Equitation, USHJA Zone 1 HOTY Finals

September 10-14


Saddlebreds, Hackneys, Morgans & Friesians

September 18-21

   An Evening of Champions


Draft Horse Show

September 25-28

First introduced in 1991, The Big E Draft Horse Show became part of the Fair’s tradition as these horses competed in classes for carts, tandems, unicorns, teams and fours. The show attracts audiences of all ages to watch Clydesdales, Shires, Percherons & Belgians perform. These magnificent horses are sure to amaze you!


$30,000 Big E Six-Horse Hitch Showdown – Sept. 28

Watch as these gentle giants compete against one another for top honors.


Stop by Colly Corner for a beverage, snack or tasty treat before taking your seat in the grandstands!




If you are an exhibitor, please call, write, or download your prize list:
1305 Memorial Avenue
West Springfield, MA 01089
Phone: 413-205-5016
Fax: 413-787-0127
Email: aginfo@TheBigE.com

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