Mixon’s is making February and March a time for great memories. A favorite of everyone’s is the Chocolate eating contest on February 8th at 2 pm. There will be three age group competing for gift certificates from $10 – $35. See who unwraps and eats 20 candy kisses first. From age 18 and up, 12yrs old – 17yrs, and under 12 will get to eat a dish of ice cream. “In a contest like this, says Janet Mixon, there are no losers”. “You will definitely get your share of chocolate or ice cream”. February 13th Mixon’s is having a Valentines Concert , from 6 pm – 9 pm, with “Oceans Eleven” playing all the big band sounds from Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey and much more. Cost is $5 for a night to remember. You can reserve tables of 10 in advance. “We had this group in December and they were amazing,” says Janet Mixon. “We booked them right away for another concert.” February 21st , 11 am – 3 pm, is our Health and Business Fair with over 65 vendors. There will be lots of FREE health screenings, giveaways and door prizes. Participating in the event will be the Blood Mobile, Eye Associates, Goodwill, the Shredding King and much more. Saturday, February 22nd , 11 – 3pm, is “A Taste of Mixons”. Join us with at least 9 sampling areas in the store and a chance to win a night at the Bungalow Beach Resort and a $50 gift certificate from The Anna Maria Oyster Bar. February 22nd will also include several other Free activities, in our Honeybell Hall, 10:30 – 11:30 Essential Oils Doterra class, 12:00 – 2 pm. – Facials with Mary Kay, 2:30 – 3:30, Zumba with Inches Fitness, 3:30 – 4 :15 learn how you can earn money while you travel with YTB and Mixon Travel.
March 1st and 2nd is our big Festival with the Famous Wallenda’s. Besides having over 90 vendors with rock walls, jumping, pony’s, a Zip line, crafts and food we will have entertainment both days. The Wallenda’s will be performing tight rope walks, pyramids, pole swaying and much more. The shows will be at 10am, 12 noon and 3 pm. on both Saturday and Sunday. There is free parking and a $3 entrance fee or 2 for $5. Children under 12 are free. As the Mixon’s celebrate 75 years in business, they look forward to making this the most amazing event ever. 2525 27th St E. Bradenton. www.mixon.com, 941-748-5829 x 268, for more information.