As of April 6, 2021, the Elkhart County Health Department is requiring people to wear masks indoors and outdoors when 6 feet of physical distancing cannot be maintained. Here is a summary of what is allowed right now in Elkhart County (Read More). 

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2021 Master Gardener Guidebook

Download the 2021 Master Gardener Guidebook ABOUT THE GARDENS Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail is an innovative, creative, one-of-a-kind experience designed to interest a wide range of audiences and promote the area as a premier visitor destination. It offers a variety of opportunities for…

Quilter's Chronicles

Download the 2021 Quilter's Chronicles Every quilt garden has its own intricate pattern - many are original designs - and each has its own unique story. The Master Gardener’s Guidebook gives you detailed information about each pattern from a gardeners viewpoint. Visit QuiltGardens.com to download…

Experience the Heritage Trail This Spring

This spring treat yourself to some fresh air along Northern Indiana’s 90-mile Heritage Trail. This self-guided audio driving tour features everything from classic small towns, a vibrant arts scene, hand-crafted drinks and desserts, urban flair and creative makers of all kinds. Spring is a…

Things to Do in April

The weather is starting to get warmer, so that means there are plenty of fun, creative events for us to enjoy in the close-knit communities along Elkhart County’s Heritage Trail. REMINDER: Do your part to keep others and yourself safe from COVID-19. Wear masks, maintain social distance, and wash…

Easter in Elkhart County

Easter brunch and Easter Egg Hunts in Elkhart County We wish everyone a happy Easter. Here are some one-of-a-kind experiences in Elkhart County’s close-knit communities that your family will remember forever. Don’t forget to bring your masks. Elkhart Easter Egg Hunt This has got to be one of the…

36 hours along the Heritage Trail

You can take your time on the Heritage Trail. The 90-mile loop serves up an urban-rural fusion of must-see attractions, trendy shops, galleries, artisan shops and restaurants stretching from quaint downtowns to the parks, trails, rivers, and farmland vistas of the Amish countryside. FRIDAY: Your…

Meet the Makers along the Heritage Trail

Discover Elkhart County’s local culture and people as you meet the makers along the Heritage Trail. Meet the artists, discover their fascinating history, watch them craft their products, then you can take them home. Check out a few top spots to buy where it’s made. It’s always Well Crafted in…