Click here for our guide to pumpkin patches, corn mazes, and hauntings!

 

JOIN OUR LOYAL LISTENER CLUB ... & WIN A TABLET COMPUTER?! When you join the Mixx 96.1 Loyal Listener Club, you will be placed in a drawing for a tablet computer from 4th Dimension Computers & Technology (chance of winning typically around 1 in 150, great odds!) and we'll email you weekly newsletters with community events news & more chances to win. The Loyal Listener Club is sponsored by Color Graphics/Deer Creek Awards. Registration is free! Click here to join!


 

HalloweenPirates110FREE FAMILY HALLOWEEN FUN! Mixx 96.1 & Olympia businesses welcome families downtown for free trick-or-treating and "The Guardians of ... Downtown" treasure hunt 3-6pm Friday, October 31 (Halloween). Find the "superhero" rubber ducky in each participating business and get an entry in the treasure chest drawing being held 6:15pm at Archibald Sisters on Capitol Way. Click here for participating businesses!

 

thurstoncountychamberlogoTHURSTON COUNTY CHAMBER MIXXER! FREE! AAA Inland, 2627 Capital Mall Dr. SW, Ste. 1, Olympia, is the location of the next Morning Mixxer Tuesday, November 4 7:30-8:30am. Enjoy breakfast treats from around the world as you wander through the AAA Travel Store and visit with expert travel consultants. Bring a donation of new toiletries to benefit their Soap for Hope Campaign.  All donations will go to the YWCA Other Bank and give you an extra entry into the prize drawing -something from the Travel Store! The monthly Morning Mixxer networking event is a low-key way for area professionals to meet in a fun, casual atmosphere. Sponsored by Anchor Bank & Mixx 96.1.

 

 

off2014-110CELEBRATE CINEMA! Movies from every genre, brand new and newly restored, take the spotlight for the 31st Olympia Film Festival running November 7-16 at the historic Capitol Theater! Opening night rocks with Mudhoney live! Movies include My Last Year with the Nuns, kids’ animated classic The Last Unicorn with author Peter S. Beagle live, Godard’s Weekend, the Northwest premiere of Low Down with Glenn Close, ’70s crime classic Straight Time starring Dustin Hoffman, new documentary Two Raging Grannies, 3-d movie Comin’ at Ya, Eating Raoul with cult queen Mary Woronov, and live comedy with the Hilarious Hari Kondabolu. Plus, there’s the “All Freakin’ Night” horror movie extravaganza! Schedule and details at www.olympiafilmfestival.org. 360-754-6670

 

 

toastfortails110SHOW YOUR CONCERN FOR ANIMALS! Vote for your favorite wine, sample beer, and bid on baskets and tropical destinations at the "Toast for Tails" Wine & Beer Tasting & Auction fundraiser for Concern for Animals Saturday, November 8th, 4-9pm at the Capital Event Center, 6005 Tyee Drive SW, Tumwater. It's food, prizes and fun, as proceeds benefit spay & neuter services, medical programs, and the pet food bank. Tickets $30 advance, $35 at the door (21 and over, please). 

 

dickpustDICK PUST ON MIXX 96.1! Dick Pust, who has covered Olympia on local radio since he was a teenager, has two shows on Mixx 96.1 - Saturday Morning Conversation airs Saturdays at 8am while It's Your Community is Sunday mornings at 9!

 

SUN RETURNING? Click here for detailed South Sound Weather!

 

TRAFFIC WOE FOES! Follow traffic in the South Sound with Mixx 96.1 Freeway Hero traffic updates on air at 96.1 FM, on Twitter, and now on Facebook!

 

LET US HELP YOU PROMOTE YOUR EVENT! If your non-profit group is putting on an event, post the details here!

 

brainNOW EASIER FOR LESS BRAIN STRAIN! Play Color Graphics' Brainstretcher, the exercise game for your brain, every weekday morning at 8:40am on Mixx 96.1 and later on our Facebook page, facebook.com/mixx96.1. Guess the right answer and you will win a prize bag, including a t-shirt as well as other goodies like movie passes and DVDs, and be entered in the monthly drawing for an Under Armour duffel and $50 worth of Under Armour apparel from Color Graphics Screen Printing. See full details on the Mixx 96.1 contest page!

 

facebookhorizontalBE OUR FRIEND! Like us on Facebook ... and check our page for the latest word from Mixx 96.1 and our online community of Mixx 96.1 friends! And, while you're at it, follow us on Twitter @mixx96!

 

 

concernforanimals160CONCERN FOR ANIMALS helps animals in Olympia and the surrounding area by providing funding for low-cost spay/neuter, emergency medical care, an animal food bank, and rescue & adoption. Click on their logo to get in touch - and help those who cannot help themselves! 


 

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