The Elkhart Rotary Club's signature fundraising event for the Wellfield Botanic Gardens

Wellfield Gardens

Join us at Wellfield Botanic Gardens on August 23rd, 2014

Lindahl Photography

Story of the Gardens

The Story of the Gardens Conceived as a community service project in 2002, the concept of creating a public garden to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Rotary International became a reality for the Elkhart Rotary Club in early 2003. Over two years, the Elkhart Rotary Club worked with a community steering committee to study the development concept, interview landscape architects and raise funds from club members to create a master plan for Wellfield Botanic Gardens. In February 2005, the project was officially handed over to …Read More

2014 Artists Application is out..

Download and return the artists application.. 2014 Artists Application

2013 Winners..

Artists Awards 2013 Best Expression of the Wellfield Gardens: Stacy Lankford Photography Best Overall: Gina Mitchell Watercolor Best Booth Display: Nancy Nagy Judges for awards: Bob Cross: Cross is a graduate of Atlanta College of Art (Bachelor of Arts in sculpture) and received a masters in fine arts in painting from Ohio University. Cross approaches painting in a very dramatic and textural way. His experience as a master printer with Tyler Graphics in New York City brought him in direct and influential contact with the …Read More

Check out the Artists and the Restaurants

Check out the displaying and the performing artists at the Taste of the Gardens. Also find out the restaurants who will be serving their delicious creations .. stay tuned

Be a part of this “growing” festival!

This unique event, located at the Wellfield Botanic Gardens, combines fine art with the finest in culinary art. In it’s first year it brought record crowds to enjoy artists’ work, music and sample the cuisine of area restaurants all within the beautiful setting of the Gardens. Saturday August 24th, 2013  -  11:00 to 6:00  -  1011 North Main Street, Elkhart, IN