Fort Myers Woman’s Club presents Holiday House Dec. 13 – 22
Drawing from nature’s most vibrant and rich colors, the “Colors of
Christmas” come together in a brilliant and festive kaleidoscope that
will surely delight visitors to the 63rd Annual Holiday House, presented
by the Fort Myers Woman’s Community Club.
Inspired by the artistry
of Christmas designers Christopher Radko and Jim Marvin, the historic
Langford Kingston Home and Burroughs Home and Gardens will showcase
vivid hues of emerald green, peacock blue, plum, orange, fuchsia, and
red, layered with sparkly gold and silver accents, and adorned with
iconic Shiny Brite ornaments of the 1940s and 1950s.
since 1956, hundreds of members and volunteers of the Fort Myers Woman’s
Community Club spend hours planning creative designs to transform the
interior and exterior of the Langford-Kingston and Burroughs homes,
including the lawns, gardens, and grounds, into magical displays of
holiday design and décor.
“Holiday House is a wonderful tradition
our members take great delight in sharing with our community every
year,” said Paige Anne LeBoutillier, 2019 Holiday House chair. “Every
detail of the elaborate and beautiful decorations are carefully planned
to ensure our guests are filled to brimming with the holiday spirit.
‘The Colors of Christmas’ promises to be every bit as sparkly, cheery,
and joyful as the holiday season itself.”
Self-guided tours of
Holiday House 2019 will run Friday, Dec. 13, through Sunday, Dec. 22.
The hours are 5 to 9 p.m., with the last tour guests admitted at 8:30
p.m. Admission is $5 for adults. Children under age 10 are free.
Veterans and active military service members are admitted free with
identification. Advance tickets are on sale now and may be purchased
through the Fort Myers Woman’s Community Club website at www.fmwcc.net.
In addition to touring both festive historic homes, children may visit
with Santa at the Langford-Kingston home during each night of Holiday
House, and a variety of local musical performers will provide
entertainment each evening.
The Historic Langford-Kingston Home and
Burroughs Home are located in downtown Fort Myers at the corner of First
Street and Fowler Street.
Don’t miss Holiday House – a Fort Myers tradition since 1956, presented by the Fort Myers Woman’s Community Club.