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Supporting our Community

Eastern States Exposition is proud to support its community.
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ESE-West Springfield Trust

ESE-West Springfield Trust

Eastern States Exposition presented a $240,198 check to Big E/West Springfield Trust Fund trustees, Mary Paier Powers and West Springfield Mayor Will Reichelt. The check is the largest donation to the fund to date and represents 1% of ESE’s gross revenues for 2017. Contributions, since the fund’s inception in 1994, total $3,999,669. In a surprise announcement at the ceremony, Cassidy pledged a personal donation of $331 to bring the total to an even $4 million.

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West Springfield Parish Cupboard

West Springfield Parish Cupboard

Eastern States Exposition donated a prize steer to the West Springfield Parish Cupboard. Acting on behalf of the Exposition and its Board of Directors, ESE President Gene Cassidy bid on and purchased the Highly Commended Steer at the 4-H Beef Auction, held during The Big E. The 1,230 lb. Maine Anjou steer sold for $4.50/lb. and produced approximately 750 lbs. of meat of exceptional quality.

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The Wall That Heals

The Wall That Heals

Eastern States was a host site for The Wall That Heals, a 250-foot replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, in August 2016. The memorial tribute included four days of remembrance, with an opening ceremony featuring TWTH organizers, community leaders, military personnel, special guests and a flyover.
Clean Up West Side

Clean Up West Side

Eastern States Exposition staffers and friends volunteer each April for the town-wide Clean Up West Side effort.
Military Appreciation Day

Military Appreciation Day

The Exposition remains committed to all our military personnel and veterans. On Military Appreciation Day, we welcome active duty military personnel and their dependents, as well as veterans, to enjoy the Fair free of charge. The day is sponsored by the VA New England Healthcare System, and our Avenue of States is full of organizations offering benefits and services to all who visit. This day has become the largest outreach event for veterans in all of New England and Eastern States has been recognized as a national leader for its support to veterans.
Klingberg Family Centers

Klingberg Family Centers

Eastern States Exposition is a proud supporter and partner of Klingberg Family Centers and their mission to help build healing relationships that empower children and families to reach their full potential. The Exposition is a platinum sponsor of the Klingberg Vintage Motorcar Festival and formed a partnership with Klingberg in 2015 to assist in the production of The Big E's Collector Car Experience.
Economic Impact of Eastern States Exposition is $479,000,000

Economic Impact of Eastern States Exposition is $479,000,000

Eastern States Exposition attracts more than 2.5 million people to its 120 year-round events including 1.4 million visitors to The Big E, the fifth largest fair in North America. Eastern States Exposition not only provides a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience for its visitors, it also promotes the agriculture and culture of New England and pumps almost a half billion dollars into the economy of the region.

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