June 2013

Tue
11
Rejoin the Ritual: Seed Saving
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ River Road
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Rejoin the Ritual: Seed Saving
Tuesday, June 11th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
River Road, FREE

At the beginning of the last century, everyone saved their own seeds but many no longer understand why this was important. Native Seeds/SEARCH shares the fascinating journey of how we got here and what we can do to rejoin the ritual.

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer Produce Gone Wild
Thursday, June 13th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Squash, canteloupe, and corn - oh my! Summer's bounty is just ripe for the cooking and we'll dish about all of the ways to enjoy your favorites. We'll also celebrate our friends the bees, pollinators we all love and need to keep summer's bounty returning years after year. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
14
Share the Buzz: Cooking with Honey
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ River Road
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Share the Buzz: Cooking with Honey
Friday, June 14th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
River Road, FREE

Did you know that honey bees are an important part of our food supply? Please join us as we celebrate our bee friends and learn how you can help save the bees. We will also be teaching you how to make some great recipes that feature this sweet ingredient. 

Sat
15
Daddy-O Celebration
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ River Road
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Daddy-O Celebration
Saturday, June 15th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
River Road, FREE

Celebrate dad and find him the perfect gift at our Daddy-O celebration! Throughout the store you will find tasty samples and demonstration of all the things that dad's love. 

 

Thu
20
Cut to Order Alaskan Salmon
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Seafood Department
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Cut to Order Alaskan Salmon
Thursday, June 20th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Seafood Department, FREE

We’re showing off our first of the season Copper River Alaskan Salmon! Stop by and watch as our expert fishmonger cuts perfect portions for you to take home and enjoy. We will also be giving tips on cooking salmon along with some delicious recipes. 

Sat
22
Plant Based Eating 101
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ River Road Garage
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Plant Based Eating 101
Saturday, June 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
River Road Garage, FREE

A strong body is a healthy body. Join us for this introductory class, taught by a special guest from Pim aHeart Institute, that focuses on the health benefits of a plant based diet and let us guide you on how to get started. A cooking demonstration and store tour is included. Please RSVP to sp.rrd.events@wholefoods.com.

 

Sun
23
2013 Arizona Wine Awards
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ River Road
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2013 Arizona Wine Awards
Sunday, June 23rd
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
River Road, $10

Saturday, June 22nd

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Scottsdale

4 to 7 p.m. Chandler

 

Sunday, June 23rd

1 - 4 p.m. River Road

 

$10 to Eat, Drink and Vote!

Join us to celebrate and taste some of the best wines Arizona has to offer. Top local wineries will show off their wines in a competition that is judged by You! Meet the owners and the winemakers, sample their great wines and vote on your favorite red and white varietals. We will also be sampling some great food from Arizona producers, too!

For more information, please contact AZSpecialEvent@wholefoods.com.

 

The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Scottsdale store at 7111 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix, AZ 85054, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Chandler store at 2955 W. Ray Road, Chandler, AZ 85224 and from 1 to 4 p.m at the River Road store, 5555 E. River Road, Tucson, AZ 85750.

 

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, June 27th
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.

Sat
29
Whole Body Summer Fashion Show
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ River Road Garage
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Whole Body Summer Fashion Show
Saturday, June 29th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
River Road Garage, FREE

We’re strutting out stuff at this eco-friendly fashion show! We’ll be modeling the summer’s hottest eco-friendly looks to keep you cute, cool, and comfortable as the heat rises! Light summer snacks and beverages will be provided.

Events At Nearby Stores

Wednesday Special: $2 OFF Salad Bar & Cold/Hot Bars
Wednesday, September 24th
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Speedway,

On Wednesdays, our hot and cold bars are $6.49lb, that's $2 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!  

 

 

ORL Borderlands Brewery Beer Dinner
Friday, September 26th
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Oracle, $35.00 per person

Join us for a four course beer dinner featuring Borderlands Brewery.   Each course will be paired with a different beer.  A representative from Borderlands will join us for the evening to take us through the tastes and making of each brew.  This is an event you won't want to miss! Seating is limited, RSVP to sp.orl.marketing@wholefoods.com

Join us for a four course beer dinner featuring Borderlands Brewery.   Each course will be paired with a different beer.  A representative from Borderlands will join us for the evening to take us

ORL Whole Kids Foundation Fundraiser BBQ
Saturday, September 27th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Oracle, $5.00

Join us every Saturday in September to help raise money for the Whole Kids Foundation.  For $5 you will get a full meal and all of the proceeds will be donated to Whole Kids Foundation whose mission is to support schools and inspire families to improve children's nutrition and wellness. For more information go to www.wholekids.org

Join us every Saturday in September to help raise money for the Whole Kids Foundation.  For $5 you will get a full meal and all of the proceeds will be donated to Whole Kids Foundation whose missi