Bradenton, Florida: Tour an Orange Grove on Wheels

In the orange business since 1939. "Florida's Sweetest Attraction." Ride in an open air tram-bus through the groves, which are also home to pythons, alligators, feral pigs, and other rescued animals -- part of the "Florida Wildlife Preserve."

Mixon Fruit Farms

Address:
2525 27th St. E., Bradenton, FL
Directions:
Mixon Fruit Farms. From US Hwy 301 turn north onto 15th St. E., then make first right turn onto 26th Ave. E. Drive east for one mile. You'll see the fruit farm on the left, at the corner of 27th St. E.
Hours:
M-Sa 11, 1, 3, weather permitting (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
941-748-5829
Admission:
Tours $10.
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Tour an Orange Grove on Wheels

Nice store onsite, with a lot of knickknacks and tourist stuff. Orange soft serve ice cream and vanilla also twist. They have a cafe. There is homemade fudge and chocolate candies for those so inclined. They also have locally-made wines to buy and taste. Something for the whole family. No trolley on Monday.

[Wandering Yankee, 03/08/2021]

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