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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — The party is over. After a hugely successful run, all that’s left to do at The Big E is to cleanup. With a record number of people attending the event this year, it’s a bigger job than ever putting the… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD (WGGB) — More people passed through the gates of The Big E in 2013 than in any year in its history. 1,481,917 people to be exact. The Big E set a total attendance record after more than 150,000 people came to the fair on… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD (WGGB) — It was a special night for one local woman at the Big E, and not just because she saw the Beach Boys in concert. Thanks to the help of a friend – she got to meet them in person. Before a packed crowd Beach Boys… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) –Droves of people as far as the eye can see. It looks like any other at The Big E. Beautiful weather attracting record numbers of fair goers this time around, making this year the most attended in its history…. Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD (WGGB) — It was a record-setting day at The Big E in West Springfield. Saturday not only saw the highest attendance of the 2013 fair, it set a record for the day with 160,872 people passing through the turnstiles. It capped… Read more

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage is attending New England’s largest fair to promote the sale of Maine products. LePage will be at the Eastern States Exposition in Springfield, Mass., on Saturday, which is “Maine Day.” Each of the… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — More than a million people have passed through Big E gates so far this year, and that number will only rise. Teen sensation Austin Mahone Saturday and the Beach Boys Sunday. For one final weekend, massive crowds… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — ABC40′s Brittany Decker has spent each and every day at the fair. But that just isn’t enough. She had one last challenge ahead, to spend the night at The Big E. The vendors also live here for the duration of… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Well known country music singer Kix Brooks will be performing at The Big E tonight and he stopped by our booth to talk with ABC40 about his fair experience so far and the show. Kix Brooks is the first person… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)- This is the Battle of the Baked Potato! The potato is a staple at the Big E. But where is the best place to go?? The all-time favorite State of Maine building or the supposed underdog at the Smoke House Grill… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)- Today ABC40′s Brittany Decker is challenged to milk a goat. Brittany agrees and wants to take the bet even further. She also attempts to shear a sheep, walk, feed, and clean up after a Llama, and race a pig…. Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — It was all about country at the New England Building Thursday. “The Big E is like the greatest venue for line dancing,” says Debbie Tracy. Dancers from the Greater Springfield area gathered to show off… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — Known for their hits “Vehicle” and “Eye of the Tiger,” The Ides of March have been rocking out for decades. Now celebrating the 50th year, the band makes a stop to The Big E fairgrounds. You can catch… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — There are so many food options at the fair. However, one in particular helps gives back to the community. Since 1985, the Lions Club of Agawam has been a food stop at The Big E. Located near the end of… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — So since the fair has started, Brittany has kissed a pig, went on the extreme Midway rides, So what’s the best way to relax? How about taking a dip in a hot tub? The folks at 21st Century Pools and Spas… Read more