All Events & Programs

Guest artists, lectures, live streaming, and other special programs.

World's Largest Glass Pumpkin
Through October 31, 2021
Admissions Lobby

You’ve seen big pumpkins, but never one this big made of glass!

Glass Pumpkins
Through November 30, 2021
Museum-wide

Celebrate the cooler weather and shorter days in a unique and memorable way this autumn at The Corning Museum of Glass.

You Design it; We Make It! | Things That Go Bump in the Night
October 31, 2021
Online

Watch our glassmakers create a You Design It; We Make It! project during a livestreamed demo.

Veteran's Free November
November 1 – 30, 2021
Museum-wide

All military veterans will receive free admission through the month of November.

Connected by Glass: November
November 2021
Online

Get connected to the science, art, and history of glass. 

Bring the Heat | Christa Westbrook Live Streamed Demonstration
November 4, 2021
Online

Watch glassmakers bring the heat in a live series of demos featuring individual artists and their A-games.

Veteran's Glassworking Experience
November 6 – 7, 2021
The Studio

We invite veterans and active military to participate in a free, one-hour introduction to glassworking lesson.

Sizzling Glass Science with Nick Uhas | Live Stream Demonstration
November 7, 2021
Online

TikTok star and host of Blown Away Nick Uhas teams up with the Hot Glass Demo Team for a science-focus

Glass Holiday Feast
November 15, 2021 – January 3, 2022
West Bridge

A festive glass meal inspired by the warmth and kinship shared at tables throughout the holidays.

Elaine K. Ng | Rockwell Collaborative Guest Artist
November 15 – 17, 2021
Amphitheater Hot Shop

The Rockwell Museum and Corning Museum of Glass are pleased to once again team up to host an emerging contemporary artist in Corning.

Elaine K. Ng | Guest Artist Live Stream
November 17, 2021
Online

Watch Rockwell Collaborative Guest Artist Elaine K. Ng realize her designs in glass during this live stream. 

Holiday Ornament Tree
November 18, 2021 – January 3, 2022
Admissions Lobby

A holiday tradition featuring a 14-foot glittering ornament tree with over 2,000 glass ornaments made by Museum glassmakers.

Kwanzaa Setting
November 22, 2021 – January 3, 2022
Admissions Lobby

Kwanzaa Setting was designed by Jonathan Rowe of Horseheads, New York, and the Rowe Family guided and assisted the Museum’s Hot Glass Demo

Tree of Life Menorah
November 22, 2021 – January 3, 2022
Admissions Lobby

The Tree of Life Menorah brings together fine leaves, sturdy branches, a thick tree trunk, and an intricate system of roots.

Just After Thanksgiving Sale
November 26 – 28, 2021
The Shops

Shop the best holiday deals in town!

You Design it; We Make It! | We’ve Got Spirit, Yes We Do!
November 28, 2021
Online

Watch our glassmakers create a You Design It; We Make It! project during a livestreamed demo.

Bring the Heat | Eric Goldschmidt Live Streamed Demonstration
December 2, 2021
Online

Watch glassmakers bring the heat in a live series of demos featuring individual artists and their A-games.

Holiday Open House
December 4 – 5, 2021
Museum-wide

We are currently working on plans to host a safe and comfortable family event the first weekend in December.

Connected by Glass: Perfume
December 8, 2021
Online

Join us for a live stream all about the link between glass and perfume. 

Bring the Heat | Chris Giordano Live Streamed Demonstration
December 16, 2021
Online

Watch glassmakers bring the heat in a live series of demos featuring individual artists and their A-games.

Glass Snow Family
January 10 – March 6, 2022
Courtyard Lobby

Our snowpeople are guaranteed to last the whole winter through—and then some!