The Midlothian Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its annual Experience Midlothian Community Expo from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 22 at the Midlothian Conference Center. Admission is free and everyone is encouraged to come out and be a part of this community-wide event.

This public event provides an opportunity for people to visit with local business owners, collect a variety of free promotional merchandise and mingle with residents and visitors.

One of the biggest attractions of the event is the Taste of Midlothian, which features area vendors who provide generous samples of everything from tacos to tilapia and fried chicken to fried pies. The selection of entrees, appetizers, desserts and beverages provided are at no cost to the public.

In years past, there have been more than 100 vendor booths representing a wide variety of local industry, businesses and organizations.

This year's presenting sponsor will be Brookshire's. Event sponsors are Baylor Medical Center at Waxahachie and Approved Home Health Care. This year's gold sponsor will be Gerdau and the silver plus sponsor will be Citizens National Bank of Texas. The silver sponsors for this year's event are TXI, All About Dance, Heroes of Midlothian Foundation and Texas Surgical Specialists.

For more information about the expo, contact the Midlothian Chamber of Commerce at 972-723-8600 or at