Media Release – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Chris Pendleton, President & CEO
Lisa Sbuttoni, PR/Marketing Director
Photo attachments: Edison & Ford Estates, Holiday Nights 2010, photo credit: Mike Shapiro
Edison & Ford Holiday Nights 2011 opens December 2
with discounts to Lee County residents
Fort Myers, FL(November 28, 2011) The 36th annual Edison & Ford Holiday Nights at the Edison & Ford Winter Estates opens December 2 at 5:30 p.m. with discounts to Lee County residents.
December 2, 3, 4, and 5 the Edison Ford will offer $5 off self-guided tours during Holiday Nights to Lee County residents. The resident discounts can be used from 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. Residents seeking the discount need proof of residency.
During the holidays the homes and gardens of Thomas and Mina Edison and Henry and Clara Ford are seasonally decorated, the Edison Ford Inventor’s Museum and Edison Botanic Research Lab are open and nightly entertainment at 7 p.m. is provided by school and community groups.
Tickets for a self guided tour are $15 for adults and $1 for children (6 -12); guided tours are $20 for adults and $1 for children (6 -12). Groups may schedule guided or unguided tours from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. and will receive a discounted group rate.
Edison & Ford Holiday Nights was chosen one of the top 100 events in the nation by the American Bus Association.