The Topsfield Fair and special events, such as Extreme Mustang Makeover and Pooch-A-Palooza, take place at Topsfield Fairgrounds. Coolidge Hall, the Arena and the Trade Center can all be rented for weddings, concerts and other shows and special events.
A 5K run or walk called "Run the Fair" is another event to take place on the fairgrounds. During the Topsfield Fair, various concerts and exhibitions take place, such as a Monster Truck show and Demolition Derby. There are also various fair rides and concessions.
The history of Topsfield Fairgrounds dates back to 1818. It is owned by the Essex Agricultural Society, a non-profit organization.