GoggleWorks presents Pumpkin Palooza on Saturday, October 14 from 12-4pm.

Fun for all ages, Pumpkin Palooza features a “patch” of over 500 handmade glass pumpkins for sale. Guests can watch how they are made in ongoing demonstrations in our hot glass studio.


Make-Your-Own Pumpkin with the assistance of our hot glass artist-instructors. Spend 15 minutes with one of our hot glass artist-instructors, learn about glassblowing, then design and make your own pumpkin to take home.
$40/person; advanced
$45/person; walk-in
(ages 8+, 8-12 must be accompanied by an adult)


Kids activities, presented by Reading Downtown Improvement District will include pumpkin painting, scarecrow stuffing, and more. Additional activities include local apple cider & craft beer tastings, the great gourd sling shot, live music, and virtual reality experiences.


Admission and parking are free. Glassblowing workshops are for ages 8+; kids 8-12 must be accompanied by an adult. Workshops are timed and priced at $40/person;
slots are available for advance purchase.