May 2013

Thu
09
Mom-O-Rama
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Mom-O-Rama
Thursday, May 9th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Store-Wide, Free. Registration Required

The first 50 moms who visit Customer Service will receive a free goodie bag! All mom’s who attend can register to win a gift basket!.

 

 

Store-wide Block Party

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. FREE

Taste family-friendly products throughout the store as we celebrate Mom!

 

Free Mini-Makeovers

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. FREE, Registration required


 

Toddler Time with Mr. Tim

10 - 10:30 a.m. FREE, Registration required

Join Mr. Tim in our cafe for story time and snack while Mom enjoys the festivities!

 

 

Thu
09
Healthy, Kid-Friendly Lunches
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Out on the Patio
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Healthy, Kid-Friendly Lunches
Thursday, May 9th
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Out on the Patio, Free. Registration Required

Join our Demo Specialist Tim as he teaches you how to make quick, nutrient-filled lunches that your kids will love!

Thu
09
Life Enrichment Center Art Gallery
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Store Cafe
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Life Enrichment Center Art Gallery
Thursday, May 9th
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Store Cafe, $5 donation to the Life Enrichment Center

View artwork created by local artists from the Life Enrichment Center, a non-profit community-based center for adults in the Tampa Bay area. View live painting demos throughout the night. Enjoy wine & cheese pairings and appetizers from our Specialty Department.

Wed
15
Cooking with Coffee Class
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Outside on the Patio
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Cooking with Coffee Class
Wednesday, May 15th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Outside on the Patio, FREE! Registration required

Join our culinary trained chef Heather as she cooks up delicious coffee-inspired dishes using our our Whole Trade Allegro coffees!

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.

Fri
17
Sushi Sampling
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ In the Prepared Foods department
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Sushi Sampling
Friday, May 17th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
In the Prepared Foods department, Free

Did you know our Genji sushi chefs make sushi fresh every day? Taste our newest furikake spices atop our fresh sushi rolls.

Fri
17
Wine Class: A Taste of France
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ In the Cafe
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Wine Class: A Taste of France
Friday, May 17th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
In the Cafe, $10 Registration required

Join our Level 2 Sommelier Amy and Vinecraft distributors as they introduce your tastebuds to the four main wine regions of France: Bordeaux, Loire Valley, Burgundy, Rhone Valley. Taste eight wines paired with artisan cheese hand picked by our culinary- trained chef.

Sat
18
Himalaya Herbal Toothpaste Swap Out
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Himalaya Herbal Toothpaste Swap Out
Saturday, May 18th
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Body Department, Free. While supplies last, please bring in a conventional toothpaste to receive a new one. Limit 1 per customer

Receive a full-size tube of this award-winning gluten-free, fluoride-free, & saccharin-free toothpaste (a $4.99 value), when you bring in

a used, conventional toothpaste tube. (While supplies last, please bring in a conventional toothpaste to receive a new one. Limit 1 per customer.)

Sun
19
Health Starts Here™ Smoothie Sunday
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Bakery Department
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Health Starts Here™ Smoothie Sunday
Sunday, May 19th
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Bakery Department, Free

Drink to your health with our fresh fruit, vegetable juices and smoothies. These unique, no-added sugar recipes will delight your taste buds and add more nutrients to your diet. For two hours only shoppers will be treated to Buy 1, Get 1 50% smoothies!

Tue
21
Value Store Tour
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Customer Service
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Value Store Tour
Tuesday, May 21st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Customer Service, Free! Registration Required

Learn how to stretch your dollars while eating organic! Get insider information about sales, discounts and where to find the best values on our shelves.

Thu
23
Cooking Class: Grilling 101 with Chef Justin
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Outside on the patio
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Cooking Class: Grilling 101 with Chef Justin
Thursday, May 23rd
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Outside on the patio, Outside on the patio

With grilling season right around the corner, let our culinary trained Chef Justin

teach you techniques to maximum your grilling flavor. Sample meats from our Butcher shop and learn more about our animal welfare standards.

Fri
24
Sushi Sampling
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ In the Prepared Foods department
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Sushi Sampling
Friday, May 24th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
In the Prepared Foods department, Free

Did you know our Genji sushi chefs make sushi fresh every day? Taste our newest furikake spices atop our fresh sushi rolls.

Mon
27
Friday Night Cookout
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Outside on the Patio
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Friday Night Cookout
Monday, May 27th
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Outside on the Patio, Varies

Celebrate Memorial Day weekend as we grill out sliders, hot dogs, skewers and more on our outdoor patio. Enjoy our live musician and taste free wine samples inside!

Tue
28
Now Serving Breakfast on our Hot Bar!
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ In the Prepared Foods Department
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Now Serving Breakfast on our Hot Bar!
Tuesday, May 28th
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
In the Prepared Foods Department, $5.99lb for the month of June.

Wake up to eggs, sausage, biscuits & gravy and more until 10:30 a.m., only $5.99/lb. During the month of June receive a free coffee if you spend $5 or more in breakfast from the Prepared Foods department.

Thu
30
Meet the Brewery: Crispin & Fox Barrel Cider
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ In the Cafe
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Meet the Brewery: Crispin & Fox Barrel Cider
Thursday, May 30th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
In the Cafe, $5 Donation to Whole Planet Foundation, Registration required

Looking for a different kind of beer? Try a cider! Join our beer buyer Robby and Dave Clark from Crispin as they take you on a tour of some of the best Hard Apple and Pear Ciders we carry. Staying away from Gluten? No worries! All the Crispin and Fox Barrel Ciders are all gluten-free!

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

Cheese Nights: Fall’s Greatest Grilling Cheeses
Tuesday, September 16th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, Free

Enjoy a taste of Fall’s greatest grilling cheeses with our Certified Cheese Professionals in an interactive sampling and discussion on the best ways to eat, serve, and entertain. Please register by the exit lobby or by emailing Curtis.Whitwam@wholefoods.com.

Enjoy a taste of Fall’s greatest grilling cheeses with our Certified Cheese Professionals in an interactive sampling and discussion on the best ways to eat, serve, and entertain.

We Like It Raw: “Un-cooking” Class
Friday, September 26th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, Free

There’s nothing like eating food in its whole, natural state and enjoying all of the subtle, complex flavors of fruits and vegetables. Learn how to make delicious raw recipes with Healthy Eating Specialist Curtis Whitwam. This class will be held in the store café. Please register by the exit lobby or by emailing Curtis.Whitwam@wholefoods.com.

There’s nothing like eating food in its whole, natural state and enjoying all of the subtle, complex flavors of fruits and vegetables.