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Thanksgiving Weekend Schedule

Posted by Edison Ford Winter Estates On November 23rd

Friday, November 26, 2010, Estates OPEN, 9 AM – 5:30 PM
Friday, November 26, 2010, Creative Cottage Opens
Thursday, November 25, 2010, Thanksgiving Day, CLOSED

The Edison & Ford Winter Estates will be open Friday, November 26th at 9 AM – 5:30 PM and will be closed Thanksgiving Day, November 25th.   

On Friday, November 26th the Estates Creative Cottage opens in the Edison Caretaker’s House with work for purchase by regional artists, authors and craftspeople including   featured artist, Megan Kissinger.  Kissinger has created a series of Edison and Ford botanical illustrations for exhibit and sale.  Other artists include:  Augusta Crane, Leoma Lovegrove, Marie Dyer, Manfred Behr, Karen Flanders, Ellen Sheppard, Anita Singh, and members of the Southwest Florida Quilter’s Guild. 

Creative Cottage will be open 10 AM – 5 PM until December 9th.  During the Estates Holiday event, Edison & Ford Holiday Nights, hours will be extended to 9 PM.  Estates members are always admitted free and will receive a 10% discount in the Ford Cottage Shoppe, Creative Cottage, Estates Garden Shoppe and Museum Store.  For non members a “shoppers pass” will be issued at the main ticket area.   

The Estates is open daily from 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. The Estates 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.efwefla.org.

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