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Weddings at Edison Ford

Posted by Edison Ford Winter Estates On March 24th

Edison Ford offers a chance for a one-of-a-kind wedding in a historic picturesque setting with 90 year old trees as the backdrop. This unique location offers magnificent botanical photo opportunities for the wedding, reception or engagement.

Packages include a wedding ceremony, wedding rehearsal, engagement photo session, the opportunity to take photographs throughout the property on the wedding day, complimentary passes for wedding guests to tour Edison Ford, and a certified wedding planner to coordinate and supervise your special day, as well as support staff.

bride and goom in moonlight gardenMoonlight Garden

Mina’s Moonlight Garden provides an intimate, romantic setting filled with fragrant flowers circling a historic reflecting pond. The space is perfect for small wedding ceremonies.

Coconut Grove

The Coconut Grove is the beautiful lawn situated between the lily pond and the Caloosahatchee River. Dozens of coconut palm trees are scattered throughout this tropical lawn. This is also the site of the future pavilion that is scheduled for completion July 4, 2016.

Ford Riverside Lawn

Situated along the Caloosahatchee River, the Ford Riverside Lawn provides ample space for up to 300 guests and can accommodate a tent. This location offers breathtaking sunset views.

bride and groom with royal palmsRoyal Palm Allé

The path from Ford’s Winter Estate to the river is the Royal Palm Allé. It provides a natural wedding aisle with royal palms towering up to 75 feet high and a view of the Caloosahatchee River.

bride and groom with lofty figsMysore Fig Tree

The majestic Mysore Fig Tree on the Ford Estate has enormous above-ground, sprawling roots and an even larger canopy. The tree is a favorite backdrop for wedding ceremonies.

wedding party with queen's wreathThe Pergola

The Pergola connects Edison’s home to the guest home and is covered with a sprawling Queen’s Wreath that has dangling bouquets of lavender blooms. The Queen’s Wreath mimics the northern Wisteria and creates an amazing backdrop when in bloom. With historic homes, romantic gardens, and spectacular river views, Edison Ford has something to offer every bride. To schedule a site walk of the historic property and beautiful gardens, or check the availability of a wedding date, contact Cori Cramsey at ccramsey@edisonfordwinterestates.org or call 239-334-7419.

 

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