The Connecticut Building at the Big E



To be eligible to exhibit in the Connecticut Building, businesses and sole proprietors must:

  • have originated in the State of Connecticut

  • maintain a place of business and operations in the State of Connecticut

  • make, manufacture, grow, create goods and products or provide services in the State of Connecticut

  • be registered with the Office of the Secretary of the State to do business in Connecticut


  • Individually owned franchise businesses
    Exception: if the franchisor’s national headquarters is located in CT