Archive for the ‘Fairs and Festivals’ Category

gargoyle with 2 horns Big E (3A)
A Bust of a Gargoyle With Two Blunt Horns on Top of His Head and His Tongue Hanging Out and His Face Being Sold by a Vendor in the Better Living Center at the Big E Held on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 11, 2019)


An Enormous Face (Painted With a Scene From a Medieval Village) Is Seen Mounted Above the Entrance of a Wooden Shop Building Found on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 21, 2018)

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The Great Golden Lion Head That Adorns the Brick Building Which Houses the Lions Clubs International Lions Den Eatery on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 24, 2019)

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A Wooden Fisherman Promoting Duffy’s Tavern and Tucker Seafood Spotted in the Rhode Island State Building on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds During the Big E in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 26, 2019)

Inflatable Chicken Big E
A Giant Inflatable Chicken Advertises the Lions Clubs International Lions Den Eatery at the Big E Held on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 10, 2019)

Greenman (2)
A Plaster Face With Elements of Both a Green Man (Foliage & Fruit) and a Satyr (Horns) Available For Purchase in the Better Living Center at the Big E Held on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 4, 2020)

hoi-toi big e (4)
A Big Belly Buddha Seen Sitting Next to a Bunny Rabbit Inside the Better Living Center on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 13, 2020)

Wooden Bear West Springfield MA
A Carved Wooden Bear Chomping on a Cigar and Holding Up a Sign Saying “Man Cave” Seen on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds During the Big E in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 21, 2019)

winged boar Big E (2)
A Winged Boar For Sale at The Big E at the Eastern States Exposition Grounds in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 20, 2019)

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A Stylized Chrome Bulldog Hood Ornament Wearing a Safety Helmet, Vest, and Leather Trousers Found on a Restored Mack Truck at an Antique Truck Show Held on the Bolton Fairgrounds in Lancaster, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 13, 2019)