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Mixon Fruit Farms

2525 27th Street E, Bradenton, FL 34208-7427
(941) 748-5829
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Ranked #4 of 24 activities in Bradenton
Type: Farms
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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I go to Mixon's weekly for OJ and lemonade available all year; fresh citrus is seasonal--October to May or so.. I think it all is the best I've had. I especially like the OJ flavor changes as the citrus season progresses--the juice changes as different varieties oranges come ripe. Lemonade and grapefruit juice are top notch too. A high point... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We have visited Mixon Farm every year for the last 10 years and watched our daughter grow with photos by the koi pond. No other orange juice compares to Mixon we just wish we could buy it in the UK. The tour is a must as well Damien and his volunteers do a wonderful job

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Great visit to Mixon orchard tour is a must if you have children. It's very educational but the way it's taught the kids only see fun and will relay what they've learned later on the ride home.

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Douglassville, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

To be fair, we were there in the off season, so no fresh citrus fruit was available to be sold. I was expecting more candies and assorted treats though. My kids each got the orange swirl ice cream cones and they loved them. The store in the off season is basically just a gift shop though.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

On the rare day that your visiting the beach a 1000 miles from home and it's stormy and cloudy all day take the 20 minute drive to Mixon Farms. They are a fruit grower and wildlife rescue. You can enjoy a great Cuban sandwich, sample citrus drinks free and the kids can go to the playground a visit a beautiful... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We took the tour at Mixon's and really enjoyed it. It was well run and very interesting. The store has many samples including their wines and lunch was very good and reasonable. A fun afternoon.

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Sarasota, Florida
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34 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I would have never heard of Mixon Fruit Farms if it wasn't for Groupon, but I'm glad I found out about it. We had a fun visit with a tram tour of the grounds which discuss the history of citrus growing in the area. Wildlife, Inc. also houses many rescued animals on the grounds so you get to see them... More

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Dayton, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We really enjoyed our tour of the farm and the animal rescue was very interesting and informative. got a picture holding an alligator and with a red-winged hawk. Great family outing. We did not have kids with us, but enjoyed it just the same. The employees are friendly and helpful. Mixon makes their own wine which makes a great gift!... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We decided to take a brake from the beach today and we found this attraction online. So glad we went. We had an awesome time. John, the tram tour guide, did an outstanding job. We decided to have lunch there too and the food was very good and reasonably priced. What I liked most was the service we received there.... More

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Bradenton, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Well done many selections of fruit to choose. Locally grown and excellent. Much more to see than you expect. Good experience to enjoy Florida and buy some goodies.

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