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Corning Glass Barge New York State Tour – Poughkeepsie
June 8, 2018 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 am
An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until June 10, 2018
Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG), is celebrating its 150 Anniversary of glassmaking coming from Corning, NY from Brooklyn. In celebration of that journey, CMoG’s GlassBarge will be docking at Waryas Park on Poughkeepsie waterfront, and will be offering glassblowing demonstrations June 8 from 11:00am – 3:00pm and June 9-10 from 11:00am-5:00pm. Up to 150 guests can be accommodated onboard for each performance which will last for 40 minutes. Demonstrations are free to the public but pre-registration will be required to participate. Glass Blowing demonstrations will take place rain or shine
In addition to the Hot Glass Demos Arts-Mid-Hudson will be hosting Art Battles at the park, Dutchess County Historical Society’s Over Here WW1 exhibition will be on display and III Harmonix will be providing the entertainment for the weekend. Art Battle and music will be weather dependent.