CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Big E, the 5th largest fair in America, returns to West Springfield on September 18. The Fair broke it’s all time attendance record last year. This year and in the near future, the folks at the Eastern States Exposition will have to deal with some new challenges.
On 22News InFocus talked to Gene Cassidy, President and CEO of the Eastern States Exposition, and discuss how it helps the region year round. You’ll hear about the upcoming 100th anniversary and the measures they take to ensure security on the grounds.
We’ll also talk with the Big E’s marketing director, Noreen Tassinari, about highlights and special features for this year’s Big E fair.
- Play the video above to watch the interview