Archive for the ‘Fairs and Festivals’ Category

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A Stylized English Bulldog Sporting a Bowler Hat Serves as a Hood Ornament on a Restored Mack Truck at an Antique Truck Show at the Bolton Fairgrounds in Lancaster, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 16, 2020)

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A Stylized Chrome Swan Seen Perched on the Hood of an Old Peterbilt Truck at an Antique Truck Show Held Late Last Year at the Bolton Fairgrounds in Lancaster, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 12, 2017)

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A Sleek and Shiny Stylized Swan Hood Ornament Seen on a Restored Peterbilt Truck at an Antique Truck Show at the Bolton Fairgrounds in Lancaster, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 7, 2019)

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A Very Patriotic Mardi Gras Style Float Featuring Fiberglass Statues of a Giant American Bald Eagle and the Statue of Liberty Waiting in Storage for Use in a Parade Later That Day at the Big E at the Eastern States Exposition Fairgrounds in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 30, 2018)

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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)

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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)

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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)