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Wineglass Marathon Weekend

September 29 - October 1, 2017
Photo courtesy of the Wineglass Marathon Facebook page

Experience The Corning Museum of Glass—from start to finish. Whether or not you are participating in the 2017 Wineglass Marathon, you can enjoy a weekend of special offers and activities at The Corning Museum of Glass.

50% off admission with a bib

50% off Admission
September 29 through October 2, all Wineglass Marathon runners receive 50% off admission when they show their bib at the Admission Desk. With discounted admission, explore 35 centuries of glass, see live Hot Glass Demos, and visit our special exhibitions, Tiffany's Glass Mosaics and Curious and Curiouser: Surprising Finds from the Rakow Library. Kids and teens 17 and under are always free.
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Make & Take: Sandblasted wineglasses

Make and Take
Raise a glass to the runners with a personalized, sandblasted wine glass. Apply any design to a wine glass using stickers and tape, and our staff will help sandblast your glass to create a frosted look. No heating or cooling required; you can take it home with you right away. No reservation required; $13 per experience.


Make Your Own Glass: Wineglass tumbler

Make Your Own Glass: Wineglass tumbler
Back by popular demand, Make Your Own Wineglass Tumbler with a mold-blown cup that resembles grapes. Choose from green, purple or gold. There is an additional fee for Make Your Own Glass experiences. Reservations are required. Space is limited and these experiences sell out quickly. This project is available only September 29 to October 2.
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Fuel your body at the Museum Cafe

Fuel your body
Between running and enjoying the world of glass, you’re bound to work up an appetite. Visit the Café for a wide selection of made to order and ready-to-go items. Open daily 9 am to 5 pm.
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Marathon of shopping

Marathon of Shopping
Receive a 20% discount in the Museum Shops, Friday, September 29 through Sunday, October 1. From beautiful original works of art by more than 200 emerging and established artists, to everyday items for the home, the Shops' wide selection of items includes jewelry, accessories, holiday ornaments, and collectibles in every price range.
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