The Ford House

Edsel & Eleanor Ford House tells the story of the home life of a prominent American family.

Holiday Events

Stroll the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House grounds and walk under a canopy of twinkling lights. Tour the house all decked out for the holidays. Have tea with friends and family and visit with Santa.

Our holiday events, including Winter Wonderland weekends, Nutcracker Teas, and our Holiday Tea & Tour events make for great memories and family traditions!






Winter Wonderland
Dec. 2, 3, 9, 10, 16 and 17

Stroll the estate grounds and see all the twinkling lights, plus Candy Cane Lane, Santa's Workshop, a storyteller, toasty fires, carolers, and more! Add a strolling house tour to see Edsel & Eleanor Ford House decked out in its holiday finest. Admission: $10 Grounds Only; $20 House & Grounds

Coming to Winter Wonderland? Find out what you need to know before you go here.






Winter Wonderland - After Hours
Dec. 30

New this year! Bring a date or a group of friends for a fun night out at the estate to see all of the twinkling lights, tour the decorated house, enjoy a Short's Brewery beer garden, listen to great live music, warm up around a fire and enjoy the holiday cheer! Admission: $40, includes 2 drink tickets




Holiday Tea & Tour
Dec. 4, 12 and 15

This lovely afternoon has become a favorite holiday outing for friends and loved ones to gather. Tour the house and see the gorgeous holiday decor, then enjoy a light meal of tea, sandwiches and pastries. Admission: $40




Nutcracker Teas - Sold Out!
Dec. 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 19 and 20

Tasty treats and warm holiday drinks (peppermint tea and hot chocolate!) will tempt the taste buds at this child-friendly tea. Next, visit Santa in the charmingly decorated Playhouse. He can’t wait to hear your special holiday wishes! Admission: $20



Holiday Programming is made possible by: Ford Motor Company Fund, Guardian Alarm, Crest Ford, Camelot Tree and Shrub Co., SmithGroup JJR, Hagopian, Meijer, Klochko Equipment Rental Company Inc., Marc Dutton Irrigation Inc., Krauseneck Carpet One, Landscape Services Inc., Three C’s Landscaping, and Wahl Tents.