The Mingle Day 1 has been hosted at Mari's Cucina and Social House in Alpharetta/Johns Creek ince the beginning. Carrie and Adam are owners, Carrie is the Vice President of Racheal's Rest, Adam is a board member and head chef at Mari's. They are an amazing power couple and we love them dearly!
Special THANK YOU to Chief Deputy Lee Weems of First Person Safety. Lee is one of the best! He is a top tier instructor and presenter. The information he provides is 100% accurate, usable and valuable. He is a dear friend and trusted peer.
Special THANK YOU to Marty Hayes and the team over at Armed Citizens' Legal Defense Network for sponsoring Lee Weem's presentation. If you would like to JOIN their network then please reach out to me FIRST and I will provide a coupon code for a DISCOUNT!
Special THANK YOU to all the outstanding sponsors that make this event happen!
Special THANK YOU to Chris North! He is our photographer/videographer for the 2nd year in a row. Chris competes in GADPA, he trains with professional instructors, he is a fan of practice and works very hard to be a marksman in competition and self defense. THANK YOU Chris for volunteering your time for the full weekend!
Special THANK YOU to all of our Day 1 and Day 2 volunteers. Without you THIS EVENT WOULD NOT HAPPEN!
Side Note: The Mingle 2020 will be scheduled on Saturday, May 16th and Sunday, May 17th. Save the date!
WHAT CAN I EXPECT? "The Mingle" is an INVITE ONLY VIP event for women in the firearms/self defense industry. This is a 1 day and/or 2 day sponsored women's meet & mingle that can include a guest speaker, DOOR PRIZES, SWAG BAGS, a full day at the range with "blocks" of firearms training with top tier instructors at our range in Dahlonega, GA ! Please CLICK ON the event year that applies to "your Mingle's" details as each year is different.
WHO IS INVITED? We will be inviting females (local or otherwise) that work in the firearms industry, biz owners (managers and team members), club presidents and board members, professional shooters, tactical and shooting instructors, ladies of influence in all aspects of the self defense/martial arts, and in the biz professionals that are 2nd Amendment political supporters.
Please make note that "ladies of influence in all aspects of the self defense/martial arts" has a very large range...IDPA? USPSA? GADPA? NRA? GCO? OTHER WAYS YOU SUPPORT? LET ME KNOW!
WANT TO COME? Scroll to the bottom of the page and fill out the "ADD ME TO YOUR INVITE LIST". Once received, I will approve the request and add you to my invite list. I usually start sending out official event invites mid-January and will continue to do so until we are FULL!
The Complete Combatant's Mingle events WILL NOT be open to the public and the guest guidelines would have to be met in order to attend. Please contact me if you are not sure if you would qualify as "in the industry".
WHERE? Please make note that Day 1, Saturday The Mingle is held in Alpharetta (Johns Creek) and Day 2, Sunday The Mingle is held in Dahlonega. These locations are about 40 minutes apart. You can grab a hotel in Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Dahlonega or anywhere IN BETWEEN! Here is a list of Hotels/Lodging in Dahlonega, GA. Feel free to research other options...
PAST INDUSTRY GUESTS: I still have your email addresses so you will be automatically invited as you are grandfathered in! You will now register to attend through Eventbrite. The Mingle is still by invitation-only so you will receive an email with an invite to attend.
NEW INDUSTRY GUESTS: Scroll down to the bottom of this page and fill out the "INVITE ME" section (please add your "industry involvement). Once approved, you will receive an Eventbrite invite from me and The Complete Combatant.
There are only 65 spots available on Saturday and 24 spots available on Sunday so we will use the "first come first serve" system. We WILL have a waiting list so please make note that last minute NON-EMERGENCY cancellations will be frowned upon and any NO SHOWS will not be invited back.
REGISTRATION for The Mingle 2019 is OPEN. What to expect:
AGAIN....Please make note that Day 1, Saturday The Mingle is held in Alpharetta (Johns Creek) and Day 2, Sunday The Mingle is held in Dahlonega. These locations are about 40 minutes apart. You can grab a hotel in Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Dahlonega or anywhere IN BETWEEN! Here is a list of Hotels/Lodging in Dahlonega, GA. Feel free to research other options...
Saturday, May 18th, 2019 is 100% SPONSORED and FREE for our professional ladies in the industry .
LOCATION: Mari's Cucina and Social House
Only 65 spots available
We invite our industry ladies to bring 1 or 2 "non-industry" friends:
Please arrive 11:30am to receive your name tag lanyard, wine vouchers, raffle ticket and to grab a seat! Doors will close at 12noon so don't be late!
GLOCK has committed to donating a Pistol Donation Letter for the 3rd year in a ROW!! Raffle Details HERE.
SOLD OUT! Sunday, May 19th, 2019 2 LIVE FIRE blocks including decisional drill as a qual for FIREARMS INSTRUCTORS and EXPERIENCED STUDENTS ONLY (experienced shooters = embraces the 4 lifestyle safety rules, has taken a professional live fire class and is familiar with expectations on the line) .
Day 2 is 100% sponsored by HK USA!!! That means Day 2 PERKS PERKS PERKS! Please click on Day 2 for details about the PISTOL GIVE AWAY and MORE!
LOCATION: PRIVATE Dahlonega Range
List of Hotels/Lodging options in Dahlonega, GA
Only 24 spots available
$150 per person
You will train in EACH block = ALL day event
9-6pm (arrive 8:30am)
CLICK HERE for Day 2 LIVE FIRE block details on our instructors, gear list, what to expect, location, requirements for each block and MORE.