Seasonal Programs

Seasonal

No matter the season, we’ve got glass-y activities at The Corning Museum of Glass. Join us in the fall for our colorful Glass Harvest, during the holidays for our Glass Wonderland, and in the winter with our Glass Snowmen. You’ll also find special activities for Valentine’s Day, school breaks and more!

Upcoming Events

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.

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.

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.

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!

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.