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Glass Pumpkin Patch

Watch the video to learn how these handmade, one-of-a-kind pieces are made.

 

Shop and admire a stunning array of glass-blown art during our fourth annual Glass Pumpkin Patch at The Morton Arboretum! Explore a dazzling collection of 3,000 hand-blown glass pumpkins and other autumnal designs in mesmerizing colors, shapes, and sizes.


Don't miss out on this remarkable event!

 

Glass Pumpkin Patch Demonstrations 

October 15-19
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Stop by and watch daily demonstrations by featured glass-blower, Shannon Jane Morgan, and nearly 20 other artists, as they dramatically turn bits of glass into stunning molten pumpkin creations.  Narrators will take you step-by-step through the process as talented artists demonstrate this ancient art form, explaining the process and the tools used to create these stunning autumnal beauties.

Glass Pumpkin Patch Exhibition

October 15-17
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (Wed-Thur)
10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (Fri)
Pick out your favorites and return on the weekend to make your purchase of these treasured collectibles.

Glass Pumpkin Patch Market

October 17-19
1:00-5:00 p.m. (Fri)
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (Sat-Sun)
Purchase the perfect glass pumpkin to take home. Each piece is unique and each particular glass pumpkin has been made exclusively for this event at The Morton Arboretum.  Don't miss your chance to take home one (or more!) of these exquisite pieces of art. No discounts for members. Prices vary by piece. First come, first served

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SCHEDULE AND LOCATION: 

October 15-19
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
West Lawn

Glass Pumpkin Patch Demonstrations
October 15-19
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Glass Pumpkin Patch Exhibition
October 15-17
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (Wed-Thur)
10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (Fri)

Glass Pumpkin Patch Market
October 17-19
1:00-5:00 p.m. (Fri)
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (Sat-Sun)

All events are held outdoors rain or shine.

FEES AND ADMISSION: 

Normal admission fees apply.