Events at CMOG

Events at CMOG

Upcoming events at The Corning Museum of Glass. For a listing of the daily live Glass Demos, see the calendar on the What's Happening page.

Glass Pumpkins
September 4 - November 30, 2018

Celebrate the cooler weather and shorter days in a unique and memorable way this autumn at The Corning Museum of Glass. Buy glass pumpkins, make your own glass pumpkins, or watch our amazing glassmakers make glass pumpkins.

November 1 - 30, 2018

To show appreciation for their service to our country, all military veterans will receive free admission to The Corning Museum of Glass through the month of November.

 
Glass Holidays
November 10, 2018 - January 5, 2019

Celebrate the season of sparkle and shine with an abundance of holiday-related activities and offerings at The Corning Museum of Glass. From Make Your Own Glass experiences to our Glittering Holiday Tree, the holidays are always merry and bright at the Museum.

 Penelope Rakov
November 15, 2018 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Throughout the year, Artists-in-Residence at The Studio lecture about their work. Each free lecture begins at noon and is open to the public.

 
November 15, 2018 4:30pm to 6:00pm

On the third Thursday of March and November, the Education department hosts Evening for Educators, a free networking and professional development event for educators at all levels. Learn what’s new at the Museum and how our school tours can help you meet New York State Common Core Learning Standards.

November 15, 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm

At 2300° Fahrenheit, hot glass gets interesting—and so do things at The Corning Museum of Glass. Enjoy glassmaking demonstrations, live music, and great food and drink. Free and open to the public.

 
November 16 - 18, 2018 10:00am to 4:00pm

See guest artist Robert Dane during live, narrated demonstrations in the Amphitheater Hot Shop on November 16, 17, and 18.

Members Only Holiday Shopping
November 22 - December 31, 2018

Have the most fun you’ve ever had holiday shopping and take advantage of this great opportunity to get something one-of-a-kind and just right for everyone on your list. Members can save 25% on non-sale items in the Museum Shops and online.

 
After-Thanksgiving Sale
November 23 - 25, 2018

Visit the Museum Shops for the best holiday deals in town! You’ll find great discounts (up to 90%!) on holiday items and gifts, from glittering ornaments and jewelry to home decorations and handmade glass items from around the world.

Glass Holiday Feast
November 23 - 24, 2018

Visit the Museum for lots of family-friendly activities that will keep the kids (and you!) busy and happy. Enjoy glassmaking demos, glass pumpkins galore, activities for all ages, and the Glass Holiday Feast.

 
Holiday Open House
December 1 - 2, 2018

Get into the holiday spirit with free admission, craft activities, live music, and special glassmaking experiences. Visit and get your picture taken with Santa, make your own holiday sandblasted drinking glass, and visit the Annual Studio Glass Sale.

Holiday Open House Sale
December 1 - 2, 2018

Make Holiday Open House Weekend extra special by picking out the perfect gifts for your friends and family in the Museum Shops.

 
Annual Studio Glass Sale
December 1 - 2, 2018 9:00am to 5:00pm

Find one-of-a-kind pieces of glass art made by the nationally and internationally known artists who create work at The Studio throughout the year. You'll find original works in glass at great prices—a perfect place to start your holiday shopping!

Sigga Heimis
December 3 - 7, 2018 10:00am to 4:00pm

See guest artist Sigga Heimis during live, narrated demonstrations in the Amphitheater Hot Shop December 3 through 7.

 
Rakow Reads: 1913: The Year Before the Stormv
December 5, 2018 1:00pm to 2:45pm

Join us for a discussion of 1913: The Year Before the Storm by Florian Illies, a riveting tale of a world full of hope and unlimited possibility before the beginning of World War I.

December 13, 2018 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Behind the Glass lectures take place the second Thursday of the month. On December 13, Janis Staggs of the Neue Galerie will take us back to 1900 Vienna to meet the key artistic, cultural, historical, and social figures of the time.

 
2300°: December
December 20, 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm

At 2300° Fahrenheit, hot glass gets interesting—and so do things at The Corning Museum of Glass. Enjoy glassmaking demonstrations, live music, and great food and drink. Free and open to the public.

Holiday Break Activities
December 26, 2018 - January 5, 2019

Make the Museum part of your holiday tradition! Take your family’s picture in front of our 14-foot ornament tree or get in the holiday spirit by going on a Winter Wonders Gallery Hunt. Enjoy a Hot Glass Demonstration, extended Make Your Own Glass hours, and more.

 
Glass Snowmen
January 9 - February 28, 2019

Our snowmen are guaranteed to last the whole winter through – and then some! Warm up in our Make Your Own Glass Studio and make your own glass snowman, or buy one (or two) in our Shops. Don't miss the opportunity for a photo-op with our larger-than-life glass snow family.

Glass Art Society Conference
March 28 - 31, 2019

See the Mobile Hot Shop at the annual Glass Art Society Conference in St.