The Carnival Glass Society(UK)

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Devoted to the collecting and accurate documentation of Carnival Glass

 Carnival Glass Society 2019 Events


In the meantime browse our 2019 Events Programme

1 February - 28 April 2019

Spectacular Three Month Exhibition of Carnival Glass from the Anthony and Maureen Ward Collection 

Charles Rennie Mackintosh House 
78 Derngate

Tuesdays - Sundays, 10.00am - 5pm

Further details about the exhibition can be found here.

6 April 2019 *

Open House / Get Together at the home of CGS members on the Wirral. A wonderful opportunity to meet up and socialise with carnival glass friends and collectors, and to enjoy an outstanding collection of carnival. There will also be glass for sale. 

7 April 2019 *

(Photos courtesy of Haworth Gallery)

A visit organised by the CGS to the National Collection of iridized Tiffany Glass at the Haworth Gallery, Hollins Lane, Accrington B65 2JS. Includes a guided tour followed by lunch.

18 May 2019 *

A second Open House / Get Together for 2019, this time at the home of CGS members in Hampshire. Again a wonderful opportunity to meet up with fellow collectors, and to view an outstanding carnival glass collection. Those attending can also buy and sell glass.

13 - 15 September 2019 *

The Carnival Glass Society's Annual Social Weekend / AGM  with lectures, talks, displays and sales of carnival glass, raffles, evening dinner with entertainment and much more.

Held at The Three Swans Hotel in the historic town of Market Harborough. A full itinerary of the weekend's events are available here.

The events marked with an  *  are exclusive to Carnival Glass Society members. For details of how to join the Society, go to ‘Join the CGS’ where you can download a membership application form or subscribe using PayPal. 

For those who have not visited the Three Swans Hotel, it is a delightful coaching inn set in the pretty town of Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 7NJ. Tel: 01858 466644. 


Further information about these events have been published in the Carnival Glass Society's Newsletters; or use the Contact Us page with any enquiries.