47th Annual Holiday Nights Celebration! 11/25/2022 5:30 PM – 1/1/2023 9:00 PM

Thousands of lights, hundreds of historic decorations, and one unique holiday experience await you nightly from 5:30 – 9 p.m. from November 25 through January 1 (closed December 24 and 25). Enjoy exciting new lighting displays, visits with Santa, carolers and musicians, refreshments, family science shows, and more on select evenings. Plan on at least an hour to enjoy the display.

ADMISSION:
Visitors admire the decorated homes and gardens during Holiday Nights at Edison and Ford Winter Estates.

Adults $20
Teens (13-19) $10
Children (6-12) $2
Members FREE

Advance reservations or ticketing not required, general admission is not subject to capacity limits. General admission may be purchased online and are good for any night of the event. General admission tickets may be upgraded for a guided tour for an additional $10 on the day of the tour if space is available. Please note that the Museum and Laboratory are closed during Holiday Nights.

Bubba's Roadhouse & Saloon – Grand Re-Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony 12/1/2022 11:00 AM – 12/1/2022 11:30 AM

  "Champion For Business & Advocate For Community"

Join us at this Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to welcome our new members to the Chamber. This is a great opportunity to come and network, take a tour, and get more information about our local businesses. A reservation is not required and all members are welcome to attend.

Benefit from having your business exposed to the community with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Your picture will appear in The Breeze Newspaper, Chamber Trends e-Magazine and the Chamber Newsletter. A Facebook Event is created for you a Facebook LIVE is done for you and extra Photos taken for your Social Media as well!

For information about scheduling a Ribbon Cutting for your business or about this Ribbon Cutting event, please contact Lisa Barrella at (239) 549-6900 x103 or lisa@capecoralchamber.com. 

Real Estate Solutions Today – Ribbon Cutting Ceremony (3pm) and Grand Opening Event (3-7 pm) 12/17/2022 3:00 PM – 12/17/2022 7:00 PM

  "Champion For Business & Advocate For Community"

Join us at this Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to welcome our new members to the Chamber. This is a great opportunity to come and network, take a tour, and get more information about our local businesses. A reservation is not required and all members are welcome to attend.

Benefit from having your business exposed to the community with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Your picture will appear in The Breeze Newspaper, Chamber Trends e-Magazine and the Chamber Newsletter. A Facebook Event is created for you a Facebook LIVE is done for you and extra Photos taken for your Social Media as well!

For information about scheduling a Ribbon Cutting for your business or about this Ribbon Cutting event, please contact Lisa Barrella at (239) 549-6900 x103 or lisa@capecoralchamber.com. 

Board of Directors Meeting 11/30/2022 7:30 AM – 11/30/2022 8:30 AM

The Board of Directors is made up of 24 chamber members who have been elected to serve 3-year terms and up to 15 trustees serving a 1-year term. The Board of Directors are the member representative who have the fiduciary responsibility and are the policy makers that direct the organization. Duties include making sure the organization has the financial resources to operation. They are also responsible for creation of the annual business plan to meet the current and future needs of the business community.

This committee creates the policies, positions, and direction for the organization often with advisement of other committees and task forces. Board members are encouraged to participate in one or more chamber committees so that they can report committee activities to the Board of Directors monthly. Board members are also encouraged to attend membership functions and further the communication of chamber issues. Time investment for Board of Directors is usually 4 – 5 hours monthly.

This monthly meeting is for the Board of Directors and Trustees. If you would like more information about being a part of the Board of Directors or attending a monthly meeting, please contact Donna Germain, President/CEO at (239) 549-6900 x107.

Welcome Center and Chamber Offices Closed 11/29/2022

The Chamber Offices and Welcome Center will be closed on Tuesday, November 29th so that our staff can attend and participate in the Annual Board of Directors Retreat for the 2023 planning year.

Our offices will reopen on Wednesday at 8:00am.

The Shave Parlor – Ribbon Cutting Ceremony 12/8/2022 2:00 PM – 12/8/2022 2:30 PM

 "Champion For Business & Advocate For Community"

Join us at this Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to welcome our new members to the Chamber. This is a great opportunity to come and network, take a tour, and get more information about our local businesses. A reservation is not required and all members are welcome to attend.

Benefit from having your business exposed to the community with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Your picture will appear in The Breeze Newspaper, The Cape Coral SUN Newspaper, Chamber Trends e-Magazine and the Chamber Newsletter. A Facebook Event is created for you a Facebook LIVE is done for you and extra Photos taken for your Social Media as well!

For information about scheduling a Ribbon Cutting for your business or about this Ribbon Cutting event, please contact Lisa Barrella at (239) 549-6900 x103 or lisa@capecoralchamber.com. 

Wine and Cheese Pairing Event 11/18/2022 5:30 PM – 11/18/2022 7:00 PM

Edison and Ford Winter Estates is partnering with The Wine Room and Grazing Haus to offer visitors the opportunity to sample wine and cheese at the historic site. The event will take place on Friday, November 18, from 5:30-7 p.m. in the river pavilion, along the Caloosahatchee River.

Guests are invited to sip wine, enjoy relaxing music and have a chance to see a beautiful sunset. Each participant will receive two red wine tastings and two white from different regions, paired with four cheese samples. Instructors from The Wine Room and Grazing Haus will discuss the pairings and will have additional wine and cheese available for purchase.

Tickets are $75 for non-members and $65 for Edison Ford members. Register online at edisonford.org

Silk Scarf Painting Class 11/12/2022 10:00 AM – 11/12/2022 12:00 Noon

If you need some time to relax and unwind, join us for a silk scarf painting class with Marie Dyer along the Caloosahatchee River. Bring a friend with you and make a silk scarf that can be worn or hung as a piece of artwork.  All materials are included in the fee. No experience is required. E-tickets can be redeemed at the ticket counter for a wristband. Register online at edisonford.org.

Rhythm on the River – Appalachian Road Show 11/11/2022 6:30 PM – 11/11/2022 8:30 PM

Join us for the first Rhythm on the River concert of the year with the acoustic ensemble, Appalachian Road Show! The group performs bluegrass and folk music, as well as original songs. The event will take place along the Ford lawn, along the Caloosahatchee River. Gates open at 6 p.m. and the concert starts at 6:30 p.m.

Tickets may be purchased online or at the ticket counter. Individual tickets purchased in advance are $30 for Edison Ford members or $35 for non-members; tickets at the door will be $40. Individual ticket holders should bring a lawn chair. A VIP seating area may be reserved by the table $225. Each table holds up to 5 people; table ticket price includes the use of a table and chairs. For more information or to purchase tickets online, visit edisonford.org.

239-334-7419

Debbie Gibson 12/16/2022 7:00 PM – 12/16/2022 10:00 PM

GOLD Entertainment presents the multi-talented Debbie Gibson and her “Winterlicious” tour live in concert at Seminole Casino Hotel Immokalee on Friday, Dec. 16 at 8 p.m., with doors opening at 7 p.m. Advance tickets are on sale starting Sept. 9 for $65 and will be available online at www.moreinparadise.com or by calling 1-800-514-ETIX.

Attendees must be 21 years of age.

A VIP experience also will be available for $210 each that will include one premium reserved ticket, preferred seating, and an exclusive Meet & Greet with Debbie Gibson.

As a successful actress, Gibson debuted in “Les Miserables” on Broadway in 1992 and played Sandy in “Grease” on London’s West End in 1993. She performed in 17 musicals in 17 years, including the roles of Belle in Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” and Sally Bowles in the Broadway revival of “Cabaret” with Neil Patrick Harris. On television she has competed on “Dancing with the Stars,” produced/starred in “Summer of Dreams” and its sequel “Wedding of Dreams” for the Hallmark Channel, and appeared in Season 5B of the popular Netflix series “Lucifer” in a special musical episode entitled “Bloody Celestial Karaoke Jam.”