Pre-Patch Glassblowing Demo + Pre-Patch Reception
Location: Leonoff Studios + Gallery
13766 Center Street, Carmel Valley, CA
Join award-winning glass artist, Nick Leonoff, at his workshop in Carmel Valley Village for a glass blowing demonstration and meet all the artists presenting their work at the 2019 Glass Pumpkin Patch of Carmel!
Watch how the artists form their beautiful glass pumpkin creations, enjoy local wine and seasonal small bites from local chefs, including Fabrice Roux of the Carmel Valley Chophouse, plus get an early pick of your favorite glass pumpkins for sale.
FREE admission, with food and beverage tickets available for donation.
This fundraising event supports MEarth’s mission to educate and inspire through environmental stewardship. 100% of food ticket donations, and a portion of glass pumpkin sales directly supports MEarth’s year-round educational programming for Monterey County Youth.
Glass Pumpkin Patch
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: The Hilton Bialek Habitat
4380 Carmel Valley Road (adjacent to Carmel Middle School)
FREE admission to the patch, with food and beverage tickets available for donation!
Join us for our 7th annual fall fundraising event featuring over 1,500 hand-blown glass pumpkins, created by critically-acclaimed artist, Nick Leonoff, and a curated group of local artists. It’s a breathtaking display, each pumpkin a unique treasure of its own. Along with glass pumpkins available for purchase, attendees will also enjoy kids activities, including fall crafts & apple cider pressing, live music, and a Chef Showcase of pumpkin-infused/seasonal “small bites”, amidst MEarth’s late-summer gardens.
Participating Local Chefs & Restaurants:
Carmel Valley Chophouse + ROUX | Fabrice Roux
Monterey Bay Aquarium | Matthew Beaudin
Hyatt Regency Monterey/TusCA | Daniel Elinan
Wild Plum Cafe | Pamela Burns
Carmel Berry Co.
Savory Events | Jorden Richardson
La Balena | Anna Bartolini
Carmel Honey Company
Aubergine | Yulanda Santos
Carmel Private Chef
Revival Ice Cream
Billy Quon’s SUR
The Club at Pasadera | Colin Moody
Aabha Indian Cuisine | Bhupender Singh
MEarth | David Baron
10AM | Dave Holodiloff
12PM | Dusty Mustard’s Mystical Blues Band
3PM | Songs Hot Box Harry Taught Us
10AM | Million Dollar Ticket
12PM | Moshe Vilozny
3PM | Anastasia Eichorn
You don’t want to miss this fun fall event!
Please call our office at 831-624-1032 with any questions or to get involved! Click here to check out details from last year’s event.
A percentage of all pumpkin sales and 100% of food ticket donations directly support MEarth’s mission of educating + inspiring the next generation of environmental leaders in Monterey County.