When you join the FREE Mixx 96.1 Loyal Listener Club, sponsored by Color Graphics, you will be placed in a drawing for a tablet from 4th Dimension Computers & Technology and we'll email you weekly newsletters with community news & more chances to win. Click here to join!


fire-relief-fund WILDFIRE DONATIONS! 1) Donate now to the Community Foundation of North Central Washington Fire Relief Fund to help the families displaced by fire. 2) Black Lake Nursery & Feed, 3614C Black Lake Blvd SW, Tumwater is holding a Pet Food Drive for displaced pets & livestock. 3) The Washington Center, 512 Washington St SE, Olympia, is holding a Firefighter Supply Drive for delivery September 1: Tents (urgently), water, Gatorade, trail mix, beef jerky, granola bars, bandannas, chapstick, sunscreen, foot powder, baby wipes, blankets, socks, t-shirts and underwear (cotton, no synthetics), gum.




WIN A GPS! This week is your last chance to win a Garmin GPS units courtesy of Capitol City Honda, the dramatically different dealer. Just start following us on social media! See official rules here.



PattiLaBelle110WIN LaBELLE TICKETS! Listen to TriBond mornings at 7:40 August 31-September 4 for your chance to win tickets to see R&B diva Patti LaBelle backed by the Tacoma Symphony Orchestra at the Washington State Fair September 21. Buy tickets at 



harbordaystugraces2-110TOOT! TOOT! Spend Labor Day Weekend September 4-6 on Olympia’s waterfront for Harbor Days Maritime Festival & Vintage Tugboat Races! Tour the tugs and and enjoy over 250 booths, a food court, live music, and kids’ activities! Take port and train tours Saturday! Watch the procession of tugs noon Sunday from Percival Landing and catch coverage of the tug races live on Mixx 96.1! 



aids walk 110HELP END AIDS! Washington is walking together to end AIDS. Join in the South Sound End AIDS Walk at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma Saturday, September 12. Your support will help Pierce County AIDS Foundation provide compassionate & comprehensive prevention and support services for friends and neighbors living with HIV AIDS. Register today:



thurstoncountychamberlogoTHURSTON COUNTY CHAMBER MIXXER! FREE! Titus Will, 2425 Carriage Loop Dr. SW, Olympia is the host of the next Morning Mixxer  Tuesday, September 1 7:30-8:30am.

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.



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! Thanks to our sponsors: Casa Mia Italian Restaurants, All City Lock and Key, Gary's Olympia Auto Service, and Ziegler's Welding!




NOW EASIER FOR LESS BRAIN STRAIN! Play Color GraphicsBrainstretcher, the exercise game for your brain, every weekday morning at 8:40am on Mixx 96.1 and later on our Facebook page, 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 & Embroidery. See full details on the Mixx 96.1 contest page!


RAINY WEEKEND? Click here for detailed South Sound Weather!

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!


FEELING SOCIAL? Check us out on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or Pinterest. You can get our Android mobile streaming app through the Play Store (search for Mixx 96.1 KXXO). Follow us on any of our sites and you'll be automatically entered to win a Garmin GPS from Capitol City Honda!

If your non-profit group is putting on an event, post the details here!


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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