Join Ignite Glass Studios for Chicago's first Fall Festival of Glass. Wander through an interactive outdoor autumnal glass installation, before watching a live glassblowing demonstration or rocking out to Nashville-based band Milktooth. Nosh on complimentary fall treats while sipping locally produced Midwest wines (donations only).
Popular food trucks The Salsa Truck and Husky Hog BBQ will be on-site to satiate the hungriest of festival goers. Original artwork, Discover Glass "Make Your Own Pumpkin" glassblowing sessions, and craft beer will be available at the festival for purchase.
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Ignite Glass Studios
Ignite Glass Studios is a state-of-the-art glass studio, gallery, and event space. We offer a wide range of hands-on glassblowing classes in our welcoming, educationally-focused space located in Chicago’s West Loop.
We welcome glass art enthusiasts to share our passion for the art and magic of glassblowing. We offer a wide range of services catering to all ages and skill levels – from the completely inexperienced, to trained experts – such as: group and private instruction, workshops, demonstrations, group team-building events as well as professional bench rentals. Our gallery space houses rotating exhibitions, featuring the work of renowned artists as well as our Signature Line of custom collaborative creations crafted by our incredible team of resident glass artisans.
Ignite transforms into a unique and flexible venue for private, corporate and community events. Our primary space – connected to the glassblowing studio – can accommodate up to 250 seated guests. We also offer an outdoor garden, a rooftop deck, and a conference room, totaling approximately 9,000 square feet. This one-of-a-kind environment is ideal for any special event. If you are seeking a memorable venue to inspire your clients or colleagues, Ignite Glass Studios will accommodate your needs and exceed your expectations.