Edison Ford Hosts Annual Antique Car Show

01/22/2016

Media Release - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Chris Pendleton, President & CEO
Lisa Wilson, Marketing & PR Director
239-334-7419
 

Edison Ford Hosts Annual Antique Car Show

FORT MYERS, Fla. (January 22, 2016) -- On February 6, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Edison & Ford Winter Estates will host its annual antique car show featuring Ford models. Each year, classic car owners and club members exhibit more than 100 cars on the Ford Lawn, along the Caloosahatchee River as a tribute to Henry Ford, the pioneer of the automobile industry. 

In addition to the car exhibition, there will be a Model T tour and lecture with Edison Ford staff and car owners, plus living history characters, Henry and Clara Ford will lead informal tours throughout the event. 

Registrations are being accepted for Ford models 1980 and older. To register a car, contact Leeanne Criswell at 239-334-7419 or email lcriswell@edisonfordwinterestates.org. The deadline for pre-registration is January 29. Pre-registration is $15 for one car and $5 for each additional car.  

There will be live entertainment, great food and visitors can tour the beautiful gardens and historic buildings at Edison & Ford Winter Estates. This family event is free for Edison Ford members; $20 for non-members. 

For more information, call 239-334-7419 or visit www.EdisonFordWinterEstates.org

 

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Edison & Ford Winter Estates 
Edison Ford is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Edison Ford was awarded the 2009 National Stewardship Award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation, an official project of “Save America’s Treasures," a Florida Historic Landmark and a National Register Historic Site. In 2014 the Edison Botanical Laboratory was designated as a National Historic Chemical Landmark. For additional information call 239-334-7419 or visit the website at www.EdisonFordWinterEstates.org.