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Friday, October 19, 2018
  MIDDLEBURY, Conn. – For the 16th consecutive year, Quassy Amusement & Waterpark here will make marked improvements for its upcoming season.  “We’re pleased to announce the addition of another new family ride for 2019 as well as some other enhancements at the property,” Quassy President Eric Anderson said today.   Bouncing Buggies will be the new ride located in the heart of the lakefront ...read more
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Monday, October 01, 2018
A record number of visitors attended the 2018 Big E, in West Springfield, Mass., breaking the Fair’s all-time high attendance figure, with a final tally of 1,543,470. The previous record, of 1,525,553, was set in 2017. During the Fair’s run, the all-time highest single day attendance record was also broken when 172,659 visitors attended Saturday, Sept. 22. Five additional daily attendance records ...read more
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Wednesday, September 26, 2018
The Big E announces an all-time, single dayattendance record for Saturday, Sept. 22  172,659 guests visited The Big Eon Vermont Day, making it not only a single day record, but the highest single day attendance in the history of The Big E.  To date, 741,080 people have visitedThe Big E, which runs throughSept. 30 in West Springfield, Mass
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Thursday, December 17, 2015
  MIDDLEBURY, Conn. – The electrified rail line that once weaved its way through the wooded hills of this quiet borough in northwestern Connecticut has been gone for more than 80 years.   Even though 1930 spelled the end of the line for the Connecticut Trolley Company, its most popular summer stop, one that filled the rail cars to capacity, lives on.   Quassy Amusement & Waterpark is nothing ...read more
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