Experience One of the Nation's Largest Fairs
Stay at Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place Hotel located near the Big E each September. First occurring in 1914, the Big E is the east coast's largest agricultural event and the nation's sixth largest fair. More than one million visitors annually descend upon Springfield for the extravaganza.
Featured events include live concerts, food and wine competitions, horse shows, livestock displays and more. The midway has carnival rides and games for the whole family. Also, don't miss the Avenue of the States with replicas of all six original New England statehouses featuring food and merchandise vendors from their respective states.
2017 Big E Dates
This year, The Big E will be in Springfield from September 15th until October 1st.
General admission to The Big E is $15 for adults and $10 for children ages 6-12. Any child 5 years or under gets in for free.
Location & Transportation
1305 Memorial Avenue, West Springfield, MA, 01089
Our hotel near the Big E is located approximately 1.5 miles away, so please expect a driving time of 4 minutes and walking time of 30 minutes. Learn more about Eastern States Exposition.