2300° at The Corning Museum of Glass

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2300°: Fire and Ice

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February 16, 2017 6:00pm to 8:00pm
2300° : Fire and Ice

When the best of two worlds come together, the party is sure to be unforgettable. That’s exactly how we describe 2300°: Fire and Ice. The heat and thrill of glassmaking combined with the extreme chill of an ultra-cool winter party, complete with ice sculpture. You won’t want to miss this!

Live Glassmaking Demonstrations featuring Davide Salvadore
World-renowned glass maestro, Davide Salvadore takes the floor of the Amphitheater Hot Shop for this sure-to-be exciting installment of 2300°. Salvadore often makes large, colorful sculptures which reflect diverse influences, such as African tribal imagery, Muranese roads, and the smokestacks of glasshouses.

Live Music by Afrobeta and Too Many Zooz
What do you get when you combine classical and modern musical styles with an ultra-hip duo? You get Afrobeta and what has been described as "dance-a-licious beats" of their cool, underground sound. Afrobeta will be bringing the house down in the Museum auditorium while Too Many Zooz, a band who's high-energy and vibrant sounds will keep the party going on the outdoor Courtyard Stage. You won't want to miss these two bands as they collide for an intense night of musical entertainment that can't be beat.

Outdoor Activities
Dress for the weather, both indoor and outdoor activities are planned for Fire and Ice, including ice sculptures and outdoor musical venues.

2300° Museum Shops Sale
Take 23% off your purchase in the Museum Shops, beginning at 5 pm through the event. Offer valid on all non-sale items.

Hot Food and Cold Drinks Round Out the Night
Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and soft drinks are available. Heartier fare is also available for purchase.

Free shuttle bus service from the Museum’s I-86 parking lot is available.

Make a Night of It!
The Staybridge Suites offers overnight lodging and Museum admission to use before or after this free event. Contact the hotel directly to take advantage of this offer. Enter the dates of the upcoming 2300° event to see the package on the hotel's website or call the property at +1 (607) 936-7800.

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