Edison Ford Thanksgiving Weekend Schedule

11/22/2011

Media Release - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Chris Pendleton, President & CEO
Lisa Sbuttoni, PR/Marketing Director
293-334-7419

Photo attachment: Edison Holiday Creative Cottage opens Thanksgiving Weekend at the Edison Ford. Photo by Mike Shapiro.

Edison Ford Open Thanksgiving Weekend

Fort Myers, FL (November 22, 2011)– The Edison & Ford Winter Estates will be open Thanksgiving Weekend on Friday, Saturday and Sunday on regular schedule 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. and closed for Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24, 2011.

The Edison Holiday Creative Cottage will open for the season and for the new ‘small business weekend.’ It features a new exhibit of regional Old Florida artwork as well as items such as the new Edison Ford Fruit Tea, books and art by Floridians, children’s items and treasures for all ages and interests.

For more information about the site, Edison Ford Holiday Nights, children’s camps and programs, tours and cruises, call 239-334-7419 or the website at www.edisonfordwinterestates.org.

The Edison Ford is open daily from 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. The Edison Ford is the winner of the 2009 National Stewardship Award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation and is an official project of “Save America’s Treasures” at the National Trust for Historic Preservation, a Florida Historic Landmark and a National Register Historic Site. For additional information call 239-334-7419 or visit the web site at www.edisonfordwinterestates.org.