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Annual Antique Ford Car Show at Edison and Ford Winter Estates set for March 6

By Staff | Feb 24, 2021

Edison and Ford Winter Estates will host its annual Antique Ford Car Show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on On March 6.

Each year, classic car owners and club members exhibit their cars on the Ford estate lawn as a tribute to Henry Ford, the pioneer of the automobile industry. Exhibitors will showcase their Mustangs, Thunderbirds, Model Ts and many other models.

Along with the car show, there will also be a DJ on site playing music, and refreshments available for purchase. Visitors can also tour the gardens, museum, laboratory and see the historic homes. The site includes more than 18 acres of botanical gardens along the Caloosahatchee River with plants and trees from all around the world.

This family event is free for Edison Ford members and $25 for non-members, which includes a self-guided tour of the entire site. Masks are required. Tickets may be purchased at EdisonFord.org or at the ticket counter.

Edison and Ford Winter Estates

Edison and Ford Winter Estates is the internationally known winter home site of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. More than 220,000 visitors walk through the location each year from all around the globe. The organization has received many awards, including the National Stewardship Award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation and the National Garden Clubs’ Historic Preservation Award. The property is an official project of “Save America’s Treasures,” a Florida Historic Landmark and a National Register Historic Site. The Edison Botanic Laboratory is a National Historic Chemical Landmark. The site is open every day except Thanksgiving and Christmas from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and until 9 p.m. during the month of December for Holiday Nights.