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Cowsills, Pure Prairie League, Mark Farner part of Big E music lineup
June 24, 2016
Massachusetts Live
Western Massachusetts

The Big E has released the names of the acts that will perform on the Court of Honor stage during the 100th edition of the fair which kicks off on Sept. 16.

The Cowsills, Pure Prairie League, Mark Farner and Gloria Gaynor highligh the eclectic list of music acts coming to the fair.

Gloria Gaynor, known for signature hits "I Will Survive," and "Never Can Say Goodbye," will perform on Sept. 17 and Sept. 18. Pure Prairie League performs on Sept. 19 and Sept. 20 and The Cowsills perform Sept 21 through Sept. 23.

Stephen Bishop brings his hit "On and On" to the stage from Sept. 26 though Sept. 29 and Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad plays Sept. 30 through Oct. 2.

All of the acts will play two shows daily at 3 p.m and 8 p.m.

Court of Honor shows are free with admission to the fair. The Big E runs from Sept. 16 through Oct. 2. The entire entertainment lineup is available through

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