Fair in Springfield

Big E

In mid-September, sleepy West Springfield explodes into activity with the annual Eastern States Exposition, better known as the Big E. It's 17 days of farm exhibits and horse shows, carnival rides and parades, conce…
Music in Springfield

Springfield Jazz & Roots Festival

This free outdoor festival celebrates the diverse cultural heritage of Springfield's population, with a day of performances by mostly local and regional performers. The music runs the gamut, from Dixieland jazz to R…