Events

Glass Farmer's Market

Wagon with Pumpkins and Tree with Lights

Friday, September 21st - Monday, October 8th  

Jump into fall and shop the Glass Farmers Market. For 18 days, enjoy a full fall display where you can choose from thousands of glass pumpkins, apples, acorns, and more. You’ll find the best in handmade glass, ready and waiting to be picked and perfect to adorn your fall table. 

Can't make it?

Shop our selection of handmade pumpkins online.

Iittala Comes to The Corning Museum of Glass

2017 Kiikkuri
    2017 Kiikkuri

Thursday, October 18 – Sunday, October 21

The Corning Museum of Glass is excited to host guest glassmakers Helena Welling and Juha Saarikko for Imagination to Creation: Oiva’s Birds. Both gaffers are visiting from the Iittala factory in Finland for a celebration of renowned designer Oiva Toikka’s glass birds. They will be demoing at The Studio at CMoG October 18-21.

Join us for the unique opportunity to watch as gaffers Helena Welling and Juha Saarikko produce Oiva Toikka’s famed bird designs in The Corning Museum of Glass, Studio Hot Shop.

The event will take place at The Studio, a state-of-the-art glassmaking facility, at The Corning Museum of Glass. We have also created a collectors’ lounge at The Studio with refreshments.

Glassblowing will begin on Thursday afternoon. Glassblowing will continue 9AM-5PM Friday-Sunday, with a lunch break each day.

The birds will be available for purchase on site through a random lottery.*
Birds will be available online after on-site purchasing concludes.

If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Meghan Bunnell, bunnellmd@cmog.org, by October 10.

*Birds will be available the day after they are made if they are premium quality.

Just After Thanksgiving Sale

Polar bear with Sled

Friday, November 23 - Sunday, November 25

Visit The Shops for the best holiday deals in town! You’ll find great discounts (up to 90% Off!) on holiday items and gifts, from glittering ornaments and jewelry to home decorations and handmade glass items from around the world. The doors open on Friday, November 23 at 7AM for your shopping convenience, and great deals continue throughout the weekend.

            In Store Sale Hours:

            Friday, November 23: 7AM–5:30PM

            Saturday, November 24: 9AM–5:30PM

            Sunday, November 25: 9AM–5:30PM

Museum admission is not required to shop at The Shops.