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The Big E kicks off today

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Get your cream puffs, fried dough, Craz-E Burgers and ride tickets.

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The Big E is just one week away

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One week from today, The Big E opens for its 17 day run.  This year, the fair celebrates 101 years. 

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State and special event days at The Big E

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Every year the Big E honors New England with certain days that are dedicated to states and special events.

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Smash Mouth to perform at Big E

Smash Mouth is scheduled to perform on Sept. 23 at the Big E. (@TheBigEFair photo) Smash Mouth is scheduled to perform on Sept. 23 at the Big E. (@TheBigEFair photo)
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Smash Mouth is slated to perform at the Big E on Sept. 23.

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SLIDESHOW: The 2017 Big E is underway in West Springfield, MA. Take a look!

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'Bullet Train' ride at Big E closed after stopping mid-ride

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Crews from the West Springfield Fire Department responded to the Big E on Monday following an incident on a roller coaster.

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Drone 3 gets preview of Big E

Our own Drone 3 took a look at grounds ahead of the start of the Big E 

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Private parking lots busy during The Big E

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The Big E opens for another season in two days and they're expecting more than a million people to attend the fair, but where do you park?

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Big E and MassDOT look to ease fair-related traffic backups

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The countdown for the Big E is coming to an end as New England's great state fair is only two days away.  

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Reproductions of Michelangelo's artwork to be on display at the Big E

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Feel like you’re traveling back in time by visiting the Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel exhibit at this year’s Big E. 

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TwinE country music fest coming to the Big E!

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You're going to want to break out the cowboy boots for the first ever TwinE country music fest at the Big E! 

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The Big E - Shuttle services will be available from the Enfield Mall

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The Big E is only 10 days away!   Looking to take a shuttle to the Fair this year? If so, you'll be able to catch one from the Enfield Square Mall...

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Competitive horse shows gallop into the Big E coliseum

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The Coliseum sits at the center of the Eastern States Exposition fairgrounds and again this year, the historic facility will carry on a tradition of hosting some fantastic horse shows.

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Cheat Codes set to perform at the Big E

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The Big E has announced that they will be hosting the electronic DJ trio Cheat Codes on Sept. 22 at 8pm. 

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The Big E announces 5K Road Race's Scramble Challenge

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The Big E has announced their Big 5K Road Race’s Scramble challenge components. 

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Masters of Music competition to return to the Big E this year

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The Big E has announced that they are bringing back their special series, the Masters of Music competition, where they will be putting local talent on the map! 

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for KING & COUNTRY to perform at the Big E

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The Big E has announced that they will host the hit Chrisitian duo, for KING & COUNTRY at their Xfinity arena on Sunday, Sept. 17 at 7:30pm.

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  • Today is Connecticut Day at the Big E

    Today is Connecticut Day at the Big E

    Wednesday, September 21 2016 1:32 PM EDT2016-09-21 17:32:36 GMT
    The Connecticut building at the Big E. (WFSB photo)The Connecticut building at the Big E. (WFSB photo)

    Connecticut Day at the Big E kicked off on Wednesday morning.

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    Connecticut Day at the Big E kicked off on Wednesday morning.

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  • The Big E kicks off on Friday with Military Appreciation Day

    The Big E kicks off on Friday with Military Appreciation Day

    Friday, September 16 2016 6:03 PM EDT2016-09-16 22:03:36 GMT
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    Fair goers flocked to West Springfield Friday for the start of the annual Eastern States Exposition.

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    Fair goers flocked to West Springfield Friday for the start of the annual Eastern States Exposition.

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