September 17, 2014
During the Big E every year each member of the New England States along the Avenue of States celebrates their own State day. Connecticut Day will be held on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. Connecticut Day is typically one of the highest attended weekdays of the exposition. In 2013, 66,072 fairgoers attended Connecticut Day.
Various Connecticut entertainers, exhibits, and special guests highlight each Connecticut Day. An afternoon parade is also held in honor of the State on their State day. Each State has their own high school marching bands and military honor guards and participants march in the parade. The State parades are usually led by the Governor and Lt. Governor of each State.
Check back for the 2014 Connecticut Day entertainment schedule.