Edison Festival of Light predicted to attract thousands

FORT MYERS, Fla. A big weekend lies ahead for Southwest Florida.

The Edison Festival of Light, which honors Thomas Edison and his impact, will be celebrating it’s 79th year Saturday.

The parade begins at 7 p.m., starting at Fort Myers High School and traveling down U.S. 41 until finishing downtown.

For more information about the parade, click here.

Reporter:Taylor Bisacky