2300° at The Corning Museum of Glass

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May 2300°

May 24, 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm
May 2300°

Is there any better way to kick off GlassFest weekend than with a high-energy, can’t-miss 2300°? We’ll see you at the Museum as we open what is sure to be a fantastic GlassFest weekend.

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.

Live Glassmaking Demonstrations by Fred Kahl
Things have been known to get hot–really hot–during our 2300° glassmaking demonstrations! Watch live as Fred Kahl, "The Great Fredini," shows off his skills in art, entertainment, and science in the Amphitheater Hot Shop.

Live Music featuring the Slambovian Circus of Dreams
The Slambovian Circus of Dreams plays folk rock with a twist. This Hudson Valley, New York-based band has been described as "Hillbilly Pink Floyd." You won’t want to miss this!

2300° Museum Shops Sale
Take 23% off your purchase in the Museum Shops, beginning at 5 pm through the event. Offer valid on all non-sale items.

Hot Food and Cold Drinks Round Out the Night
Complimentary hors-d'oeuvres and soft drinks are available. Heartier fare is also available for purchase.

Free shuttle bus service from the Museum’s I-86 parking lot is available.

Make a Night of It!
The Staybridge Suites offers overnight lodging and Museum admission to use before or after this free event. Contact the hotel directly to take advantage of this offer. Enter the dates of the upcoming 2300° event to see the package on the hotel's website or call the property at +1 (607) 936-7800.