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 Leonoffand 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

Pig Wizard

Carmel Berry Co.

Savory Events | Jorden Richardson

LaFayette Bakery

La Balena | Anna Bartolini

Carmel Honey Company

Aubergine | Yulanda Santos

Carmel Private Chef

Revival Ice Cream

Moveable Feast

Michael’s Catering

Billy Quon’s SUR

The Club at Pasadera | Colin Moody

Aabha Indian Cuisine | Bhupender Singh

MEarth | David Baron

Musical Line-up:


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.