The Seasons of Wellfield

Immerse yourself in every season at Wellfield Botanic Gardens. Experience the unique events, diverse educational programs, garden exhibits, and seasonal gifts throughout the year at Michiana’s most beautiful location.

To view upcoming Educational programming, including Lil’ Sprouts, visit our Education Page.

Complimentary Membership Orientation and Update
Join Robert and Peggy Weed Executive Director Eric Garton for a (weather permitting) tour/update of the Gardens; make sure you are getting the most out of your membership!
Dates are scheduled throughout the year; click the link above to view upcoming sessions and to RSVP.

Spring Splendor

Spring Rain sculpture installation in the Annual Garden

Saturday Bird Walks
March 17, 2018 – 8 a.m. – tickets available HERE (the walk is free with your admission to the Gardens)

Elkhart County Museum Association FREE ADMISSION DAY
April 7, 2018

CAPS Superhero 5K
April 28, 2018

Garden Party: Springtime Soup and Garden Dialogues
May 5, 2018

National Public Gardens Day
May 11, 2018

Goshen at the Gardens
May 12, 2018

Mother’s Day Luncheon
May 13, 2018

Sensational Summer: Young at HeART

Our summer kicks off with the GRAND OPENING of the Children’s Garden, a gift from the Rex and Alice A. Martin Foundation! 

“Star Flower Power” Quilt Garden
Summer 2018

Summer Evening in the Gardens Our premier party of the year!
June 14, 2018

Groovin’ in Gardens Summer Concert Series
June 21 – August 23, 2018

Yoga in the Gardens
Returns Summer 2018

Walk and Awaken – Tai Chi and Walking Meditation
Returns Summer 2018

Bottlecaps & Corks
June 30, 2018

Notre Dame Shakespeare Touring Company
August 2018

Taste of the Gardens
Our Sensational Summer Finale this year moves to SUNDAY, August 26, 2018

Fabulous Fall

Scarecrow Contest
September 19 – 23, 2018

Scarecrow Picnic
September 23, 2018

Monsters in the Garden
October 20, 2018

Elkhart County Museum Association – Free Day
November 2018

Veteran’s Day

Sunday, November 11, 2018
FREE ADMISSION Active and Retired Military

Open 12-5pm

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland Holiday Lights
Returns November 23 – December 29, 2018!

Where’s Santa? Holiday Hunt
November 30, 2018
In partnership with Michiana PayitForward Foundation

and in support of Toys for Tots!

National Squirrel Appreciation Day
January 2019

Great Backyard Bird Count
February 2019

For more information or questions about our programs email or call 574-266-2006.