When, Where, What and How . . . What You Need to Know to Go

Equine Affaire will take place at the Eastern States Exposition located at:
1305 Memorial Ave.
W. Springfield, MA 01089
GPS Coordinates: 42.1070383,-72.6203675

NOTICE AS OF 11/6/2023: Please be advised that there is road construction on Memorial Avenue. We recommend allowing extra time to access the Eastern States Expo due to construction. If you have questions or concerns about the construction, please call the West Springfield, MA Public Works Department at 413-263-3242.

Event Dates & Hours

  • Thursday, November 9, 2023
  • Friday, November 10, 2023
  • Saturday, November 11, 2023
  • Sunday, November 12, 2023

  • 9:00am-7:00pm
  • 9:00am-7:00pm
  • 9:00am-7:00pm
  • 9:00am-5:00pm

The Fantasia will take place on the evenings of November 9, 10 and 11. Doors open at 6:45pm and the show will begin at 7:30pm. Separate ticket required.


The Eastern States Exposition will charge for parking at the prevailing 2023 rate.

All attendees should access the event via Gate 9.

Please Note: Gate 1 will be an exhibitor entrance and should not be used by attendees.

We love our pets as much as you love yours. However, we cannot make any pets welcome at Equine Affaire. To maintain a professional environment in the trade show and educational venues and ensure the safety of all event participants, we do not allow any pet inside any building at Equine Affaire—including the barns. Please do not bring a dog or other pet to the event which may be obliged to spend the day locked in your vehicle during hot or inclement weather.