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Mixon Fruit Farms

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Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Wedding

Brandy the coordinator was excellent! If you are planning a wedding look no further. My sister got... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Stephanie W
via mobile
Great place to bring visitors

Brought my mom here to give her a glimpse of the Florida citrus culture. The tour was well paced... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Diane L
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Palmetto, Florida
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Mixon Fruit Farms is a Florida attraction the entire family will enjoy. Mixon’s features tropical gardens, a butterfly garden and magical maze, a citrus fruit processing plant. Tram Tours run Monday through Saturday at 11:00, 1:00, and 3:00 pm...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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2525 27th St E, Bradenton, FL 34208-7467
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Brandy the coordinator was excellent! If you are planning a wedding look no further. My sister got married this weekend and we couldn’t be more happy with the turn out. It’s crazy to see what all Brandy and her assistant Jen could do. They were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stephanie W
Mixonfarms, Manager at Mixon Fruit Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Congratulations to your sister and her husband and thank you so much for posting your detailed 5 star review for our wedding venue! We love hearing how our staff is doing and realize how lucky we are to have such good people working here! Thank...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Brought my mom here to give her a glimpse of the Florida citrus culture. The tour was well paced and the guide informative and open to questions. My mom enjoyed holding a baby gator. The gift shop had options for all ages and the orange...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Diane L
Mixonfarms, Manager at Mixon Fruit Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for stopping in and posting your high marks review! Glad you and your mom enjoyed your visit with us and hope you can return again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Informative tour of the fruit trees out to the small wildlife preserve. Interesting talk on animal rescue of essentially non Floridian wildlife either released in to the wild or needing re-homing, including crocodile, tortoise, parrots, snakes...... with an opportunity to hold. Then the juicing plant,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Mixonfarms, Manager at Mixon Fruit Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for stopping in and posting your high marks review for Mixon Fruit Farms! We appreciate you taking the time to post your review. Glad you enjoyed you the tour and visit to our store and hope you can return again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We bring family and friends to Mixon's farm to give them a taste of "old Florida" that grew citrus and produce before the main crop was houses and roads. The wildlife experience is the unexpected surprise that is the highlight of the tour. Be sure...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank retirementspecia2018
Mixonfarms, Manager at Mixon Fruit Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for stopping in and posting your 5 star review! Glad you enjoyed your visit with the rescued animals and the soft serve ice cream! Thanks again for posting! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Please do not waste your money on the tram ride ! Probably the biggest rip-off I have ever experienced !! The tram goes around the building thru a FEW trees - see 5 or 6 animals and back around to the front of the building!...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bobby F
Mixonfarms, Manager at Mixon Fruit Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Please all the store and give us more details so we can make it right. 941 748-5829 x3 Not sure what tram you took or when but this is our tram. Orange Blossom Express Tours are Monday through Saturday at 11:00, 1:00 and 3:00 November...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were looking for some activity in the Bradenton area for family with young children (5 and 2 years old). We arrived early and got the chance to play at the playground which was perfect for our 5 year old. Area was clean and enough...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank villialvar
Mixonfarms, Manager at Mixon Fruit Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for stopping in with your family! We’re glad you all had a nice day making memories at Mixon’s. We really appreciate your mentioning the people we have working here. They are all like family and love showing that southern hospitality. We...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

We went here as my stepdaughter and her fiancé are having their wedding there in 2020 ! Wedding venue is beautiful with lush gardens ,a koi pond, with waterfall all hiding this historic ,family owned, orange grove ! The store has wine tastings so you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 622shaung
Mixon F, Manager at Mixon Fruit Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you so much for stopping in and posting you’re very detailed five star review! Appreciate it a lot ! Glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you can’t return again soon!

Reviewed 1 November 2018

Today I went with my sister-in-law went to Mixon Fruit Farms. We missed the tram ride by 30 minutes. So we thought maybe we would look around and stay for the tram ride. We walked through the store and were the only customers there. Not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Mixon F, Manager at Mixon Fruit Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thank you for stopping in and posting your review. There is never any excuse for not acknowledging any customers. We pride ourselves on showing that southern hospitality to everyone as other reviews mention our friendly staff. We are open during the summer when Fruit is...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

My sister and I thought we were just going to check out a typical citrus market in town. We’ve lived here for 20 yrs and have been to them all. But, we were so surprised how different Mixon was! We took the cart tour thru...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Suzy P
Mixon F, Manager at Mixon Fruit Farms, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thank you Suzy so much for stopping in with your sister and taking your time to post your awesome review! We really appreciate it a lot! Glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon! We love hearing from local people who...More

Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Great place to go. Very informative and interesting. Loved seeing the animals. The people were extremely friendly and helpful. Would definitely go back.

Date of experience: October 2018
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georgeann24
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Response from Mixonfarms | Property representative |
From Damen “Our wildlife clinic is at a separate location 20 minutes drive from the farm, we rescue, treat and release thousands of native wild animals each year and we are the only state and federally licensed wildlife... More
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