March 2014

Sat
01
Storewide Tasting Event
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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Storewide Tasting Event
Saturday, March 1st
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

Join us to indulge in our weekly storewide tastings every Saturday. Stop by for a taste and chat with our friendly and knowledgeable Team Members.

Thu
06
Twitter Chat: Colors of Spring
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Colors of Spring
Thursday, March 6th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Spring is fast approaching... Are you seeing the signs yet? Join us to share recipes and inspiration about the upcoming season! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
07
Whole Planet Foundation Trivia
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ In Store
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Whole Planet Foundation Trivia
Friday, March 7th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
In Store, FREE

Join us for a quick trivia question and test your knowledge of the Whole Planet Foundation.  Answer a question and get a free prize.

Sat
08
Parmigiano Reggiano Crack & Taste
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Parmigiano Reggiano Crack & Taste
Saturday, March 8th
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Specialty Department, FREE

Join our Specialty team and see how a giant wheel of cheese is cut the old fashioned way!   We’ll be cracking the wheels at 10am and 3pm and sampling and cutting pieces to order for purchase.

Sat
08
Storewide Tasting Event
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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Storewide Tasting Event
Saturday, March 8th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

Join us to indulge in our weekly storewide tastings every Saturday. Stop by for a taste and chat with our friendly and knowledgeable Team Members.

Wed
12
Engine 2 Meet Up
6:00 PM @ Cafe
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Engine 2 Meet Up
Wednesday, March 12th
6:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Curious about a plant strong lifestyle?  Join us for our Engine 2 monthly meet up.  As always, we’ll taste a delicious plant strong dish and share your wins and challenges! E-mail DanburyEvents@WholeFoods.com to register.

Thu
13
Veggiecation
4:00 PM @ Cafe
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Veggiecation
Thursday, March 13th
4:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

As we welcome the spring season after a long winter, we must say goodbye to our favorite cold weather vegetables.  Veggiecation® and Whole Foods Market have partnered to offer healthy alternatives to St. Patrick day foods with fall and winter veggies. Together with Veggiecation’s® trained instructor, kids will help prepare our Rainbow Cabbage Salad and a Shamrock Smoothie.  Space is limited.  Email DanburyEvents@wholefoods.com to register for this FREE class.

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
Thursday, March 13th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of Italy are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the four bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (Find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Fri
14
Whole Planet Foundation Trivia
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ In Store
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Whole Planet Foundation Trivia
Friday, March 14th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
In Store, FREE

Join us for a quick trivia question and test your knowledge of the Whole Planet Foundation.  Answer a question and get a free prize.

Sat
15
Storewide Tasting Event
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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Storewide Tasting Event
Saturday, March 15th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

Join us to indulge in our weekly storewide tastings every Saturday. Stop by for a taste and chat with our friendly and knowledgeable Team Members.

Sat
15
St. Patrick’s Day Tasting Event
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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St. Patrick’s Day Tasting Event
Saturday, March 15th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

Join our team members storewide for a tasting party just in time to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!  Grab a tasting map and tasting cards at one of our tasting stations, visit all stations and turn your completed card into Customer Service to enter to win a gift card and some St. Patrick’s day goodies!

Thu
20
Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
Thursday, March 20th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Giving can be hyper local or support for someone you've never met half way around the world. What matters is how we can all work together to create opportunity for ourselves and others to grow. Join us as we talk about ways we can all help to eradicate poverty. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
22
Storewide Tasting Event
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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Storewide Tasting Event
Saturday, March 22nd
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

Join us to indulge in our weekly storewide tastings every Saturday. Stop by for a taste and chat with our friendly and knowledgeable Team Members.

Sat
22
Core Values at Work Celebration: Serving and Supporting our Local and Global Communities
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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Core Values at Work Celebration: Serving and Supporting our Local and Global Communities
Saturday, March 22nd
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

Join us storewide as we honor our 5th Core Value:  Serving and Supporting our Local and Global Communities.  Pick up a tasting passport from one of our tasting stations and travel around the store tasting flavors of the world while learning about the Whole Planet Foundation.  Hand in your completed passport to customer service to enter to win a gift bag full of some of favorite vendors who support the Whole Planet Foundation.  While traveling around the store, be sure to visit our local vendors who will also be here for you to taste and sample the best of local.

We’ll also have the Land Trust of Danbury with us, our next 5% day recipient.  Join us to learn more about how we support local community organizations.

Thu
27
Veggiecation
4:00 PM @ Cafe
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Veggiecation
Thursday, March 27th
4:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Spring may be here, but we’re still enjoying some of our winter favorites like Sweet Potatoes!  Together with Veggiecation’s® trained instructor, kids will help prepare a Healthy Hummus and Wonder Salad with Whisper Dressing.  Space is limited.  Email DanburyEvents@wholefoods.com to register for this FREE class.

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Seafood For Spring
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Seafood For Spring
Thursday, March 27th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As the weather begins to get warmer we often change our eating habits to the lighter side. Adding more seafood to your diet is a great way to do this! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
27
Raw Foods Made Easy
6:00 PM @ Cafe
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Raw Foods Made Easy
Thursday, March 27th
6:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Whole Foods Market Danbury is excited to have Curt, Wynter and Windsor from Raw Food Central joining us for an informative talk and demonstration in our café. They’ll be sharing tips and tricks on how to stay healthy and easily prepare raw foods at home, this month they will be making a delicious Raw Corn Chowder and Ranch Dressing.  Email DanburyEvents@wholefoods.com to register.  Please visit www.rawfoodcentral.com for more information about Raw Food Central.

Fri
28
Shop & Save with Whole Foods Market
11:00 AM @ Customer Service
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Shop & Save with Whole Foods Market
Friday, March 28th
11:00 AM
Customer Service, FREE

Want to know how to shop and save at Whole Foods Market? Join us for an informative tour, and we’ll give you simple tips and strategies to help you make the most of your budget and shopping experience. Get a free goodie bag, too!

Sat
29
Storewide Tasting Event
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Storewide
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Storewide Tasting Event
Saturday, March 29th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Storewide, FREE

Join us to indulge in our weekly storewide tastings every Saturday. Stop by for a taste and chat with our friendly and knowledgeable Team Members.

Sun
30
Sunday Smackdown
12:00 PM @ In Store
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Sunday Smackdown
Sunday, March 30th
12:00 PM
In Store, FREE

Join our team members for some friendly competition and learn more about the Whole Planet Foundation during our Flavors of the World Smackdown.  Who’s got the best global cuisine?  You taste and you decide!  Join us to sample our contenders to see who you feel should reign as Flavors of the World Champ!

Events At Nearby Stores

Fresh and Tasty Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 5th
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
in-store,

Join Brenda as she prepares a nutritious and tasty dish for you to sample and purchase! Who new healthy could taste so delicious? We did!

Join Brenda as she prepares a nutritious and tasty dish for you to sample and purchase! Who new healthy could taste so delicious? We did!

Cook to Impress, using 5 Items or Less!
Thursday, August 7th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
in-store,

 

Join Nancy, our Culinary Expert, as she creates a tasty and inspiring dinner that’s sure to satisfy and impress.

 

Join Nancy, our Culinary Expert, as she creates a tasty and inspiring dinner that’s sure to satisfy and impress.

Stroller Strides
Thursday, August 7th
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM
Whole Foods Market in Darien, FREE

Stroller Strides is a fitness program that moms can do with their babies.  It includes power walking and intervals of body-toning exercises using the stroller and the environment.  This class is OUTDOORS ONLY.  To register, please sign up at customer service.

Stroller Strides is a fitness program that moms can do with their babies.  It includes power walking and intervals of body-toning exercises using the stroller and the environment.  This class is O