March 2014

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.

Sat
08
The Amazing Parmigiano Reggiano
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Fremont
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The Amazing Parmigiano Reggiano
Saturday, March 8th
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Fremont, Free. Storewide wine and food tasting will be $5 fee.

Join us for the annual Parm Crack and sample Parmigiano Reggiano at its freshest. It's no illusion, novice nibblers and knowledgeable cheesemongers agree - intense, complex Parmigiano Reggiano is a cheese like no other. On Saturday, March 8th more than 400 wheels of authentic Parmigiano Reggiano will be cracked and sampled at Whole Foods Market in the US, Canada and the UK. Be part of the experience!

A store-wide food and Italian wine tasting will follow.

Sat
08
Italian Wine and Parm Walk
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Fremont
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Italian Wine and Parm Walk
Saturday, March 8th
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Fremont, $5

Enjoy food and Italian wine pairings throughout the store featuring the top ingredients - Parmigiano Reggiano! $5 for a tasting passport and be sure to turn in your completed passport for a chance to win an Italian-themed food gift basket! Must be 21 to participate in the wine tasting.

Sun
09
Worlds Yoga for Whole Planet
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Fremont
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Worlds Yoga for Whole Planet
Sunday, March 9th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Fremont , $20

Join Worlds Yoga and Whole Foods Market for an afternoon of yoga, food and fun! Choose to attend a hatha yoga or a Zumba class followed by refreshments and raffle prizes. 100 percent of proceeds will be donated to Whole Planet Foundation. $20 per person. Register online on Eventbrite at http://bit.ly/1pw5kIa.

Worlds Yoga is located at 3909 Smith St., Union City.

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
Pi Day Social
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Fremont
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Pi Day Social
Friday, March 14th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Fremont, Prices vary.

Sample fresh house-baked pies for "Pi" Day. Study up! The person who can recie the "pi" digits wins a whole fresh-baked pie!

Sun
16
Whole Planet Shamrock 5K
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Central Park, 1110 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont
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Whole Planet Shamrock 5K
Sunday, March 16th
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Central Park, 1110 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont, $30 for adults; $20 for 18 and under registrants. The first 50 that register can use the promo code Shamrock and save $10 on the entry fee.

Join us for a family friendly run around Lake Elizabeth for a great cause! The race will be followed by vendor booths, live music and prizes! Receive a t-shirt with registration. Check-in begins at 8 a.m.

The start line and parking will be located at Central Park Softball Complex, 1110 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont. Register HERE. The first 50 registrants can enter the promo code Shamrock and save $10 on the entry fee!

 

All proceeds benefit Whole Planet Foundation, helping alleviate poverty worldwide through micro-credit lending.

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
Spring Cookie and Craft Kids Party!
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Fremont
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Spring Cookie and Craft Kids Party!
Saturday, March 22nd
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Fremont, $5. 100% of proceeds benefit Whole Planet Foundation.

Calling all kids! Decorate a cookie and make a Springtime craft for Whole Planet Foundation. $5 per child. Class lasts for one hour and is limited to first 25 children who sign up.

Register at FremontEvents@wholefoods.com.

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.

Events At Nearby Stores

Off the Grid Every Tuesday 5-8pm
Tuesday, January 27th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Parking Lot of Whole Foods Market Cupertino, Food Truck Prices Vary

Off the Grid is your roaming mobile food extravaganza -- bringing you delicious food, with free sides of music, craft and soul. Check out all your favorite gourmet food vendors in one place - creating markets like you've never seen before.

Enjoy happy hour at the Brew Hub inside Whole Foods Market, all beer and wine $1 off during Off The Grid.

Every Tuesday evening from 5-8pm Whole Foods Market Cupertino will be hosting an Off the Grid in our parking lot for everyone to enjoy!

For more information about Off the Grid click here

Off the Grid is your roaming mobile food extravaganza -- bringing you delicious food, with free sides of music, craft and soul.

January 28 National Blueberry Pancake Day
Wednesday, January 28th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market San Mateo,
January 28 National Blueberry Pancake Day
 
Daily Fact: The first ready-mix food to be sold commercially was Aunt Jemima pancake flour introduced in 1889.
 
Blueberry Facts: Maine produces 99% of all the wild blueberries in the United States of which 90% are frozen.
 
Daily Quote: “The laziest man I ever met put popcorn in his pancakes so they would turn over by themselves.”~W. C. Fields
January 28 National Blueberry Pancake Day
 
Daily Fact: The first ready-mix food to be sold commercially was Aunt Jemima pancake flour introduced in 1889.
January 30 National Croissant Day
Friday, January 30th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market San Mateo,
January 30 National Croissant Day
 
Daily Facts: Each croissant rolls are made of 50 or more thin layers of pastry & butter.
 
According to legend, it was Marie Antoinette (Austrian Princess who married Louis XVI), introduced the croissant to France.
 
French Proverb: “You can’t make an omelette without breaking eggs”
On ne fait pas d’omelette sans casser des œufs.
January 30 National Croissant Day
 
Daily Facts: Each croissant rolls are made of 50 or more thin layers of pastry & butter.