● February 27, 2016 – Sarasota: Marine Aquarium and Eco-Boat Experience
Enjoy a private tour of the Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium, with a special otter show, followed by box lunches from the Deep Sea Diner. The afternoon includes a sea life encounter cruise of Sarasota and Roberts Bays provided by Sarasota Bay Explorers. Guests will see and learn about local marine life from the ship’s biologist while enjoying the scenery of the bays, and take a short guided nature walk on an uninhabited key. Back on St. Armand’s key, we stop at St. Armand’s Circle for coffee or ice cream before returning to Edison Ford.
● March 12, 2016 – Homestead/Redlands Nurseries & Monkey Jungle
Area tours of the nurseries and agricultural areas for exotic plants including orchids and edibles, historic Monkey Jungle and Winery Tour.
● April 23, 2016 – Tampa
Tour of the New Tampa Museum of Art, tour of the Ybor City Cigar Factory, and lunch at the famous Columbia Restaurant in Ybor City.
● May 14, 2016 – Lakeland
Private tour and on-campus luncheon at Florida Southern College and Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural masterpiece which has been recently restored.