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Director Tour Season – Kicks Off on October 17, 2015

Posted by Edison Ford Winter Estates On August 30th

     The Edison Ford Director Tours have been a successful program for the past 14 years.  The Director Tours began as a program to inspire staff and friends by visiting other museums, gardens, great cities, old hotels, and restaurants around Florida and has continued to grow.

director tour august 2015     A destination that was so popular it required two buses last year is the Homestead and Redlands area of South Florida.  For many, many years, this area has been the tropical fruit, agriculture and plant nursery hot spot for Florida.  We found miles and miles of nurseries, interesting foods, and even a winery.  Edison Ford Director Tours will offer the popular destination again this year.

director tour august 2015 2     New this year is our first destination of historic Punta Gorda which has completed a dramatic revitalization after storm damage.  The outing will include a cruise of Charlotte Harbor and the Peace River, trolley tours of the historic area and time for shopping.

The Director Tours this year include: Punta Gorda, Sarasota Modern Architecture and Ringling Museum, Homestead, Cortez Fishing Village Everglades City, Lakeland and Tampa.

Contact Nancy Achter to be placed on the mailing list at either 239-334-7419 or nachter@edisonfordwinterestates.org.


1 Response

  1. Marilyn wilson Says:

    please forward more information and dates for the director’s tours.


    Posted on August 31st, 2015 at 1:37 pm

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