Topic: Quilt Gardens

Six Free Things to Do Along the Heritage Trail

Posted on Thursday, July 25th, 2019 in Cities & Towns, Must See's & Stops, Quilt Gardens, Things to do in Elkhart County, Trip Ideas

Six Free Things to Do Along the Heritage Trail

Fun doesn’t have to come with dollar signs attached. The Heritage Trail driving tour is proof of that! Fill your day with adventure and your camera roll with memorable snaps, all without spending a dime. Inside the cabinet They were once all the rage, but now you can peer into the history of the Hoosier … Continued

These secrets of the Quilt Gardens will amaze you

Posted on Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 in Quilt Gardens, Things to do in Elkhart County, Trip Ideas

These secrets of the Quilt Gardens will amaze you

  The Quilt Gardens are known for lovely flowers, peaceful surroundings and vibrant downtowns. But there’s more to every story at each Quilt Garden site. Here are some of our favorite examples:   Garden for a cause One Quilt Garden packs a powerful message within its brilliant blooms. Each year, Linton’s Enchanted Garden incorporates the … Continued

Why the 2019 Quilt Gardens are awesome

Posted on Monday, May 13th, 2019 in Quilt Gardens, Things to do in Elkhart County, Trip Ideas

Why the 2019 Quilt Gardens are awesome

May 30 – September 15, 2019 There’s only one place in the world – Elkhart County – where you can see more than 1 million flowering blooms arranged in 17 exquisitely designed gardens. You’ve got until Sept. 15 to see each of the 17 Quilt Gardens in Elkhart County. The best thing is that it’s … Continued

Quilt Gardens Throwback

Posted on Sunday, May 12th, 2019 in Quilt Gardens

Quilt Gardens Throwback

As we gear up for our 2019 Quilt Gardens…along the Heritage Trail…let’s take a look at last year’s amazing gardens! Make plans now to check out our award-winning Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail May 30 – September 15. Be sure to share your Quilt Gardens photos using #QuiltGardens and we’ will share your pics … Continued

7 Things You Didn’t Know About the Quilt Gardens

Posted on Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 in Quilt Gardens, Things to do in Elkhart County, Trip Ideas

7 Things You Didn’t Know About the Quilt Gardens

May 30 – September 15, 2019 Quilt Gardens …along the Heritage Trail. 17 gigantic gardens, and 21 hand-painted super-sized murals.   One of our favorite things about summer is the beautiful Quilt Gardens blooming in every corner of Elkhart County. After 12 years, we know a thing or two about this beloved summertime experience. Like … Continued

2018 Quilt Gardens Planting Updates

Posted on Friday, May 18th, 2018 in Quilt Gardens

2018 Quilt Gardens Planting Updates

The 2018 Quilt Gardens planting in progress! The following gardens are complete: Bristol Elkhart County Historical Museum, Bristol Elkhart Central Park,  Downtown Elkhart Concord Mall, Elkhart Linton’s Enchanted Gardens, Elkhart Premier Arts, Downtown Elkhart Ruthmere Museum, Elkhart Wellfield Botanic Gardens, Elkhart Goshen Elkhart County Courthouse, Goshen Middlebury Das Dutchman Essenhaus, Middlebury Dutch Country Market, Middlebury … Continued

Thanks for a great summer: Quilt Gardens, Seward Johnson sculpture exhibitions were big hit in Elkhart County

Posted on Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 in Arts & Culture, Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, Museum, Nappanee, Outdoor, Quilt Gardens

Thanks for a great summer: Quilt Gardens, Seward Johnson sculpture exhibitions were big hit in Elkhart County

  By Terry T. Mark It’s been a fantastic summer, but Elkhart County will be bidding farewell to most of the Seward Johnson sculptures while Quilt Gardens are closing down in preparation for another colorful season in 2018. There is one piece of good news: The God Bless America monumental-scale sculpture will be staying in … Continued

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