Belgard Gardens is a beautiful way to welcome spring. Stroll through 15 gorgeous landscapes, inviting outdoor kitchens, comfy courtyards, loads of colorful blooms and wonderful waterscapes. The gardens and designer rooms are created by hundreds of talented men and women and are designed to inspire, inform and delight.
AMERICA the BEAUTIFUL
Make outside your kind of beautiful. Inspiration this year for the landscapers and nurserymen comes from everything Americana. Whether the muse is American’s famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright, or one of the nation’s national parks, you’ll be delighted as you wander Belgard Gardens.
‘Gristmills and Old Water Wheels’
Woodlands Outdoor Living
‘Heartbeat of America’
Uncommon Grounds Landscaping
‘Pickin’ Up Chicks’
‘Take a Hike!”
Sifford Garden Design
‘Left Coast Garden Magic’
Mecklenburg County Cooperative Extension and Extension Master Gardeners
‘America the Beautiful: An Urban Backyard’
Richard Laney Landscaping
‘Southern in the City’
The Southern Living Garden
‘The Essential Southern Garden’
‘Gathering Place: the American Table’
All Natural Streams
Outdoor Artisan, Inc.
‘WRIGHT in your own Backyard‘
Ikebana Charlotte Chapter #49
, the art of Japanese flower arranging. The ikebana feature has been bringing the beauty of simple living flower design to the show for 55 years. Don’t miss this disciplined and unique form of art in which nature and humanity are brought together.
Ikebana is located in Freedom Hall.
The Best of Bonsai from the Bonsai Society of the Carolinas
See the best bonsai
from the Carolinas in stunning displays and meet masters of bonsai. Watch daily impromptu demonstrations that take you from selecting specimens, to styling techniques and on to care, maintenance and more.
Bonsai is located in Freedom Hall.
Dan Triece & Dirtworks Gallery
Watch demos on pottery turning and shop for beautiful American-Made pottery from Seagrove in Shop 1 located in Freedom Hall.
Sophisticated Steel Fabrication
Discover steel fabricated art, featuring sculptures, birds, flowers, and more in Shop 2 located in Freedom Hall.
Stylish Designer Rooms
If you are seeking inspiration, look no further than the IDS Designer Showcase located in Freedom Hall within Belgard Gardens. Feature 3 is a must-view stop at the show. Six chic rooms filled with ideas you can take home.
‘Breakfast with Birdsong’
Gaye Mitchum Design Group
‘Chillin’ at the Cabana’
Great Design 4 U
‘The Ultimate WoMan Cave’
‘The American Craft Room’
Jennifer Haahs Design Group, Inc.