Do you love visiting the Massachusetts Building every year to see all the exhibitors?
Although the Big E has been canceled this year, in the spirit of the Massachusetts Building mission, we will continue to showcase the exhibitors through their websites listed below.
Amy's All Natural Soaps - Offers 35 unique varieties of goat milk soaps, unscented/natural shea butter, moisturizing lip lotion and gift baskets. Soaps are made locally using a family recipe which contains no artificial colorants, scents or synthetic materials.
Andrew Gordon Jewelry - Provides a passion for the craft of handmaking one of a kind sterling silver jewelry, including rings, bracelets, earrings and charms.
Carol's Original Kettle Korn - Do you love the smell and taste of kettle corn? Kettle Korn popped the old fashioned way. Vegan and gluten free. Corn, soybean oil, sugar and salt.
Finn Cakes - What is a Finnish Pancake? It is a sweet tasting egg pancake topped with Massachusetts Maple Syrup. It contains the same custardy taste from 50 years ago and it’s a one of a kind on the fairgrounds!
Hampden County Beekeepers Association - Non-profit organization that provides a forum to educate the public and promote local honey products including liquid, creamed, comb, chunk and straws. Bee products including pollen granules, liquid propolis, moisturizer, lip balm, sip straws, and candy are available to purchase.
Hardwick Vineyards & Winery - Home of award winning wines based on Massachusetts themes such as Yankee Boy White, Yankee Girl Blush, Prescott Pear, Baystate Blueberry, Massachusetts Cranberry, and Pioneer Pumpkin amongst others. Order a bottle or case today!
I Love Boston Sports - Curates unique themed art based products based on the rich history and athletic achievements of the New England sports teams. These one of a kind products are imprinted on t-shirts, sweatshirts, wall prints and novelty items.
Institute for Wild Med - Explore the outdoors with a peace of mind through CPR, First Aid, Wilderness Courses and First Aid gear.
Jay's Wicked - Gourmet Sauces are locally produced and contains all natural ingredients in a variety of gourmet sauces and spices, as well as cider tonic and nature teas.
Koffee Kup Bakery - Springfield-based bakery that offers top quality made-from-scratch baked goods including everything from cakes, breads, sweets and more.
Kringle Candle Company - Offers a wide variety of candles through their County Candle, Kringle Candle and new Soy Blend collections as well as wax melts and gift cards.
Macken's Sliders - Family owned and operated mobile catering company that specializes in BBQ Cowboy, Garlic Bomb, Bacon Waffle, and Vegetarian Caprese Sliders.
Main Street Deli - Enjoy delicious "Comfort Foods" such as homemade hot entrees like the Pilgrim Sandwich and the Thanksgiving Bowl, made-to-order sandwiches, Mac & Cheese, salads and delicious desserts.
Massachusetts Association of Dairy Farmers - A splash of Mass in every glass! The Association works with dairy farms to provide a supply of local wholesome milk and milk products. Check out their website to find a farm near you!!
Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources - Mission is to help keep the Massachusetts' food supply safe and secure, and to work to keep Massachusetts agriculture economically and environmentally sound. Visit their website to find local farms, farmers markets and more!
Massachusetts Department of Fire Safety (DFS) - Helps keep communities safe by providing firefighter training, public education, fire prevention, code enforcement, licensing, fire investigation, hazardous material response, and emergency response.
Massachusetts Dept of Conservation & Recreation (DCR) - Manages state parks and oversees more than 450,000 acres throughout Massachusetts. It protects, promotes, and enhances the state’s natural, cultural, and recreational resources.
Massachusetts Farmers Markets - Partners with farmers, consumers, and communities to improve the health of individuals, strengthen community vitality, and enhance local farm viability through farmers markets. Visits their website to find a farmers market near you!
Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism (MOTT) - Promotes the Commonwealth as a four-season travel destination. MOTT highlights Massachusetts’ culture, history, cuisine and outdoor resources and works closely with the 16 tourism offices across the state. To plan your Massachusetts getaway, visit www.visitma.com.
Massachusetts Maple Association - works with more than 250 producers across the Commonwealth to help them make delicious, all-natural, pure maple products. Visit your nearest sugarhouse, or order online!
Massachusetts Secretary of State - Chief record-keeping, public information, securities regulator, and elections officer of the Commonwealth. Their office is responsible for the maintenance of public records, administration of elections, storage of historical data, preservation of historical sites, registration of corporations, and the filing and distribution of regulations and public documents.
Massachusetts State Grange - Are you interested in agriculture and leadership? If so, the Massachusetts State Grange creates opportunities for leadership and community improvement through its commitment to expand agricultural education in order to raise the quality of life for all. Check out their website for a Grange location near you.
Massachusetts State Lottery - Feel like a winner? Try your luck at the Massachusetts State Lottery! Each year, the Massachusetts State Lottery returns net profits to the Commonwealth for distribution of essential unrestricted local aid to all 351 cities and towns.
Massachusetts State Treasury - Paid out over $225 Million over the last 2 years and has over $3 Billion dollars in unclaimed property. Visit website to see if you have money waiting for you.
Maureen's Sweet Shoppe - True candy boutique that offers the finest hand made chocolates which are made in small batches to assure freshness. Caramel is made on site to ensure only the finest ingredients in their products. In addition to fine chocolates, they offer over 50 bulk candy choices including the world's best gummies.
My Main Squeeze - Get your squeeze on by visiting My Main Squeeze juice bar. A place where cold-pressed juice can help to supplement a healthy lifestyle and no matter what you purchase (even sweet treats!) you will know it's good for you (no processed or refined ingredients and no additives). Visit their website for the best smoothies, protein balls, acai bowls, and superfood mix you will ever have.
New England Apple Association - With more than 120 varieties grown in New England, you are sure to find a perfect apple for any occasion. Visit website to find an orchard near you!
Patrick Zephyr Nature Photography - See all the beauty the world has to offer in a picture. Patrick Zephry is a nationally know artist and instructor whose works are available through print, notecards, calendars, wooden puzzles, coaster and more. Visit Patrick Zephyr Nature Photography website to see his amazing works.
Simply Dip-Licious - From bread to dips to desserts, Simply Dip-Licious is committed to offering you the finest and freshest ingredients that you will taste in every bite. They offer a large variety of gourmet dips and olive oil blends for all your dipping occasions.
Springfield Thunderbirds - Calling all hockey fans. The Springfield Thunderbirds are a minor league professional ice hockey team in the American Hockey League that began playing during the 2016–17 season. Show your Springfield pride by visiting their website to see their amazing apparal or to purchase game tickets.
Sub Zero Nitrogen Ice Cream - You scream, we all scream for ice cream but this has a twist. Sub Zero is the Original Nitrogen Ice Cream - Ice cream made to order and then flash-frozen using liquid Nitrogen.
The Chili Station - Try some of Massachusetts' favorite summer foods! Chili, kielbasa, hot dogs, Boston baked beans and hot sauces are available at The Chili Station.
Valley Malt - Have you ever wondered where malt comes from? Valley Malt is bringing the Malthouse back by offering artisanal malts from locally grown grains for craft and home brewers.
Wagga Tail Boutique - Boutique has something for every dog. Check website to see their selection of unique or custom, handmade pieces from pet collars, leashes to pet accessories.
Worcester Woo Sox Baseball - The Worcester Red Sox (nicknamed the WooSox) is a professional minor league Triple-A Affiliate baseball team for the Boston Red Sox. The Woo Sox will begin playing at Polar Park in Worcester in April 2021. Be the first to check out their website to sport their apparel and get opening day tickets.
More photos from years past here. See you all soon! September 17 - October 3, 2021