May 2013

Fri
03
Cinco de Mayo Celebration
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ e. River Bar
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Cinco de Mayo Celebration
Friday, May 3rd
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
e. River Bar, Varies

Salsa, guacamole, Mexican beer, tostada bowls, and more- we’re celebrating Cinco de Mayo with awesome food and drinks in e. River Bar.

 

Bucket o' Mexican beers - $8

 

Special Food Menu - $7 per plate

 

Enchiladas- two chicken enchiladas, rice, and beans

California burrito- carne asada or chicken, French fries, sour cream, guacamole, and cheese

Tostada Bowl- carne asada or chicken, tostada, rice, beans, lettuce, cheese, and salsa

 

Plus, we'll be making made to order salsa and guacamole, served with fresh made in house tortilla chips.

Thu
09
Mom-o-Rama
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ River Road
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Mom-o-Rama
Thursday, May 9th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
River Road, FREE

We’re celebrating mom and all she does at this fun filled event. Enjoy cooking demonstrations throughout the store for your tasting pleasure along with some other fun surprises. Be one of the first 50 mom’s to shop with us and receive a special goodie bag.

 

Be sure to stop by our gift basket station, between 11 am-1 pm and 4:30- 6:30 pm, and show mom how special she is with a gift basket of her favorite items. Choose from one of our pre-made gift baskets or select mom’s favorite items from around the store and we will create a beautifully wrapped personalized basket for her. She is sure to love this thoughtful gift and remember it for years to come.

Fri
10
Mother's Day Brunch
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ e. River Bar
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Mother's Day Brunch
Friday, May 10th
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
e. River Bar, $7.00 per plate, $10 with mimosa

Treat mom to a delicious brunch on her special day. We’re creating an exclusive menu to be served in e. River bar, which will include delicious plates like Torte Milanese and stuffed French toast!

 

Mother Day brunch menu, $7.00, $10.00 with a mimosa

Torte Milanese- puff pastry encased tourte stuffed with eggs, roasted red peppers, spinach, Swiss cheese and ham.  Served with green salad, rice wine vinegar marinated red onions and thyme red wine vinaigrette.

Mascarpone stuffed French toast- French bread stuffed with mascarpone cheese.  Rolled in a cinnamon panko.  Topped with powdered sugar and served with strawberry compote.

Sat
11
For the Love of Reading: Kid's Club
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Garage
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For the Love of Reading: Kid's Club
Saturday, May 11th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Garage, FREE

Join us for story time, snacks and arts and crafts as we celebrate Children's Book Week (May 13-19), the annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading! Please RSVP to sp.rrd.events@wholefoods.com.

Thu
16
CrossFit Class
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Garage
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CrossFit Class
Thursday, May 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Garage, FREE

A strong body is a healthy body. Join us for this introductory class focusing on strength and conditioning and discover what crossfit can do for you. This free class will be 30 minutes long and is open to all levels. Please bring plenty of water and com dressed in workout clothing. Please RSVP to sp.rrd.events@wholefoods.com.

Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
Thursday, May 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Fee

The weather is warming up and that means it's time to head outside for some cooking over the coals or gratesl. Let's chat about our favorite foods to kiss with flame, tips and tricks for seasoning, and more. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
18
Temple Love Yoga Class
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Garage
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Temple Love Yoga Class
Saturday, May 18th
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Garage, FREE

Join Temple Love Yoga and Whole Foods Market River Road as we connect our minds, bodies, and spirits through yoga and meditation. The practice will be one hour long and is open to all levels. Smoothie samples will be offered after the class. Temple Love Yoga’s mission is empowering people to return to practices of radical loving, self-care and joyful living and turning that in to well-being and social change in the world. Please RSVP to sp.rrd.events@wholefoods.com.

Fri
24
Global Animal Partnership Class and Demonstration
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Meat Department
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Global Animal Partnership Class and Demonstration
Friday, May 24th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Meat Department, FREE

Learn all about the quality standards of our meat and why protecting the welfare of animals in agriculture through our 5-step rating system is so important. You’ll receive some great information while enjoying a cooking demonstration by one of our meat experts.

Please RSVP to sp.rrd.events@wholefoods.com.

Sat
25
Top Ten Wines Pairing
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ e. River Bar
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Top Ten Wines Pairing
Saturday, May 25th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
e. River Bar, FREE

As the heat rises, we are helping get you ready for summer entertaining with the season’s top ten wines! Join us for a casual tasting and discover your new favorite wine. And what goes better with a great wine than a delicious artisan cheese? We’ll give you some great pairing tips. Please RSVP to sp.rrd.events@wholefoods.com.

 

Classes will be held on 5/25 and 5/26 from 12-2 pm and 4-6 pm

Sun
26
Top Ten Wines Pairing
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ e. River Bar
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Top Ten Wines Pairing
Sunday, May 26th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
e. River Bar, FREE

As the heat rises, we are helping get you ready for summer entertaining with the season’s top ten wines! Join us for a casual tasting and discover your new favorite wine. And what goes better with a great wine than a delicious artisan cheese? We’ll give you some great pairing tips. Please RSVP to sp.rrd.events@wholefoods.com.

 

Classes will be held on 5/25 and 5/26 from 12-2 pm and 4-6 pm

Thu
30
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, May 30th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Cool, crisp whites, reds to pair with your favorite steak - wine is made for summer food. Join us as we chat about pairing wines with both weather and favorite summer foods. Follow #wfmwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Events At Nearby Stores

Wine Wednesdays
Wednesday, December 24th
12:00 AM
Bar 77, $12.00

Every Wednesday, enjoy 3 3ounce pours of differet wines paired with 3 different pastries from our bakery department for $12.00.

Every Wednesday, enjoy 3 3ounce pours of differet wines paired with 3 different pastries from our bakery department for $12.00.

Wednesday Special: $1 OFF Salad Bar & Cold/Hot Bars
Wednesday, December 24th
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Speedway,

On Wednesdays, our hot and cold bars are $7.49lb, that's $1 off our regular price! We've got all the goods to satisfy your taste buds on our cold bar, featuring fresh organic lettuce, vegetables and fruit. Our hot bar has warmed goodness to fill you up!  

 

 

Flight Fridays
Friday, December 26th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bar 77, $14.00

Friday Flight 'n' Pint Night! Bar 77 will have a different brewery every Friday night come and hang out and pour flights of beer!  Each flight will come with a pint glass and a pour of your favorite beer from your flight for $14.00

Friday Flight 'n' Pint Night!