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MEarth - Glass Pumpkin Patch

  • MEarth 4380 Carmel Valley Rd Carmel, CA, 93923 United States (map)

Glass Pumpkin Patch of Carmel

Location: The Hilton Bialek Habitat (4380 Carmel Valley Road, Next to Carmel Middle School)

This annual fall fundraising event will feature the critically-acclaimed work of Nick Leonoff, along with a curated group of glass artists, in a breathtaking display of over 1,500 hand-blown glass pumpkins, each a unique treasure of its own. Other featured artists include: Kevin Chong, Alan Masaoka, Todd Moore and Nancy Francioli.

Attendees will also enjoy live music and a Chef’s Showcase of pumpkin-infused “small bites” from local culinary geniuses, amidst MEarth’s late-summer gardens. Participating chefs + restaurants include:


  • Chef David Baron | Casanova Restaurant
  • Chef Brad Briske | La Balena
  • Chef Brian Kearns| La Bicyclette
  • Chef Soerke Peters | Basil Seasonal Dining

  • Sunday

  • Chef James Anderson | Affina
  • Chef Jason Giles | Portola Hotel & Spa
  • Chef Ken MacDonald | Edgar’s Restaurant – Quail Lodge and Golf Club
  • Chef Tim Wood | Carmel Valley Ranch
  • FREE admission to the patch. Chef Showcase Tasting Tickets: $20

    If you are feeling lucky, buy a raffle ticket and bid on our “Instant” Wine Cellar Opportunity Drawing ($25 each or 5/$100) for your chance to win 40+ bottles of wine from donating wineries: Bernardus, Chesebro, Chock Rock, Cima Colina, Cowgirl, Galante, Heller, Holman Ranch, Marilyn Remark, Mercy, Morgan, Pessagno, Scheid, Silvestri, Twisted Roots, and Ventanta Vineyards. 

    A percentage of all pumpkin sales and 100% of tasting ticket and opportunity drawing sales will go directly towards supporting MEarth’s mission of educating + inspiring the next generation of environmental leaders in Monterey County.

Earlier Event: September 13
Carmel by the Glass
Later Event: October 16
Haunted Harvest at De Tierra Vineyards