August 2013

Thu
01
Kid’s Eat Free! Every Wednesday
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Carrollwood
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Kid’s Eat Free! Every Wednesday
Thursday, August 1st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Carrollwood, One free meal per adult, spending at least $10 in ready-to eat food.

Feed your little ones for free every Wednesday in August. For each adult who dines off of our hot bar, your child will receive up to ½ pound in free food!

Only available at the hot bar. Child must be present. One free meal per adult, spending at least $10 in ready-to eat food.

Thu
01
Thirsty Thursdays: BEER
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Speciality Department
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Thirsty Thursdays: BEER
Thursday, August 1st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Speciality Department, Free Event

Taste some of our favorite craft beers...on the house!

Thu
01
Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
Thursday, August 1st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The calendar may indicate that summer's coming to a close, but the weather sure isn't! Join us for a fun online discussion where we share our best tips and tricks for the grill, as well as favorite foods to cook over live fire! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
02
Friday Lunch Pop-Up
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store
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Friday Lunch Pop-Up
Friday, August 2nd
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store, Under $7.00

Join us every Friday in August from Noon - 2 p.m. for our lunch pop-up! We’ll feature unique, one-time only dishes for under $7. Check our Facebook page that morning for menu!

Sat
03
About Face: Facials by Dr. Hauschka Skin Care
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Store Cafe
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About Face: Facials by Dr. Hauschka Skin Care
Saturday, August 3rd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Store Cafe, FREE! Registration required through Customer Service only.

Discover the holistic path to beautiful skin at any age with Dr Hauschka Skin Care Products. You will experience a hands-on facial treatment promising to leave your skin looking and feeling radiant for the summer months with the signature Dr. Hauschka cleansing protocol. Facials last approximately 15 minutes. Please arrive 5 minutes before your scheduled time.

Mon
05
Fast 15 with Tim: Seafood Ceviche
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Store
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Fast 15 with Tim: Seafood Ceviche
Monday, August 5th
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Store, Free!

Making gourmet ceviche doesn’t have to be as hard as you think! Learn the secrets to this great tasting dish in just 15 minutes with our Demo Specialist Tim.

 

Fast 15 with Tim is a great way to learn (and taste) new recipes and discover unique ways to perk up your dinner table. These 15-minute instructional demos are free and take place throughout the store. No registration required, just show up eager to learn!

Tue
06
Sweet Tweet Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Cafe or Outside Patio
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Sweet Tweet Tuesday
Tuesday, August 6th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Cafe or Outside Patio

Post a picture on Instagram or Twitter of you enjoying lunch in our cafe or outdoor patio with the tag #wfmsweet during the specified times and you could win a free dessert instantly!

Wed
07
Whole Body Wednesdays
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Whole Body Wednesdays
Wednesday, August 7th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Whole Body Department

Spend $50 in the Whole Body Department and receive a free goodie bag filled with some of our favorite samples! While supplies last!

Wed
07
Kid’s Eat Free! Every Wednesday
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Carrollwood
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Kid’s Eat Free! Every Wednesday
Wednesday, August 7th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Carrollwood, One free meal per adult, spending at least $10 in ready-to eat food.

Feed your little ones for free every Wednesday in August. For each adult who dines off of our hot bar, your child will receive up to ½ pound in free food!

Only available at the hot bar. Child must be present. One free meal per adult, spending at least $10 in ready-to eat food.

Thu
08
Thirsty Thursdays: BEER
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Speciality Department
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Thirsty Thursdays: BEER
Thursday, August 8th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Speciality Department, Free Event

Taste some of our favorite craft beers...on the house!

Thu
08
Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
Thursday, August 8th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As summer vacation comes to an end, let's take a moment to remember the last three months. Join us to swap our very best memories, stories and photos of summer 2013! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
08
Vegan Store Tour
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Store Cafe
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Vegan Store Tour
Thursday, August 8th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Store Cafe, FREE! Registration required

Taste your way around our store with our Demo Specialist Tim as he shares his favorite vegan items and shows you where to find them.

Fri
09
Friday Lunch Pop-Up
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store
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Friday Lunch Pop-Up
Friday, August 9th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store, Under $7.00

Join us every Friday in August from Noon - 2 p.m. for our lunch pop-up! We’ll feature unique, one-time only dishes for under $7. Check our Facebook page that morning for menu!

Tue
13
Sweet Tweet Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Cafe or Outside Patio
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Sweet Tweet Tuesday
Tuesday, August 13th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Cafe or Outside Patio

Post a picture on Instagram or Twitter of you enjoying lunch in our cafe or outdoor patio with the tag #wfmsweet during the specified times and you could win a free dessert instantly!

Tue
13
KIDS CLUB Baking Class: Batter Up!
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Store Cafe
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KIDS CLUB Baking Class: Batter Up!
Tuesday, August 13th
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Store Cafe, $5 donation to the Whole Kids Foundation Registration required.

Your favorite little chefs will make baking-inspired dishes with our Demo Specialist Tim. Kids will assemble, make and decorate three sweet treats, made without the use of artificial colors or flavors. Recommended for kids age 3-10. 

Wed
14
Whole Body Wednesdays
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Whole Body Wednesdays
Wednesday, August 14th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Whole Body Department

Spend $50 in the Whole Body Department and receive a free goodie bag filled with some of our favorite samples! While supplies last!

Wed
14
Kid’s Eat Free! Every Wednesday
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Carrollwood
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Kid’s Eat Free! Every Wednesday
Wednesday, August 14th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Carrollwood, One free meal per adult, spending at least $10 in ready-to eat food.

Feed your little ones for free every Wednesday in August. For each adult who dines off of our hot bar, your child will receive up to ½ pound in free food!

Only available at the hot bar. Child must be present. One free meal per adult, spending at least $10 in ready-to eat food.

Thu
15
Thirsty Thursdays: BEER
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Speciality Department
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Thirsty Thursdays: BEER
Thursday, August 15th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Speciality Department, Free Event

Taste some of our favorite craft beers...on the house!

Thu
15
Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
Thursday, August 15th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Getting kids to think differently about their food choices can be a challenge. Join us for an online discussion to share tips and best practices for inspiring small changes that will ultimately have a big impact on better nutrition! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
15
Vegan Cooking Class: One Ingredient, Three Ways
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Store Cafe
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Vegan Cooking Class: One Ingredient, Three Ways
Thursday, August 15th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Store Cafe, Free! Registration Required

Join our Demo Specialist Tim for a quick, easy to remember cooking class that is ALL VEGAN! Tim will show you how to cook using only one ingredient in three different ways.

Fri
16
Friday Lunch Pop-Up
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store
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Friday Lunch Pop-Up
Friday, August 16th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store, Under $7.00

Join us every Friday in August from Noon - 2 p.m. for our lunch pop-up! We’ll feature unique, one-time only dishes for under $7. Check our Facebook page that morning for menu!

Sun
18
Back-to-School Bash
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ store-wide
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Back-to-School Bash
Sunday, August 18th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
store-wide, Free Event

Bring the family for kid-friendly activities, a free storewide sampling and special back-to-school deals. The first 100 families will receive a free school fun pack!

Sun
18
KIDS CLUB Baking Class: Batter Up!
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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KIDS CLUB Baking Class: Batter Up!
Sunday, August 18th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Store-Wide, Free! Registration Required

Bring the family for kid-friendly festivities, a free storewide sampling and special back-to-school deals. We’ll have activities from mobile garden Truck Farm Tampa, MOSI and our very own Kid’s Club teachers. The first 100 families will receive a free school fun pack!

Sun
18
Back-to-School Bash
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Store-Wide
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Back-to-School Bash
Sunday, August 18th
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Store-Wide, Free!

 Bring the family for kid-friendly festivities, a free storewide sampling and special back-to-school deals. We’ll have activities from mobile garden Truck Farm Tampa, MOSI and our very own Kid’s Club teachers. The first 100 families will receive a free school fun pack!

Tue
20
Sweet Tweet Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Cafe or Outside Patio
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Sweet Tweet Tuesday
Tuesday, August 20th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Cafe or Outside Patio

Post a picture on Instagram or Twitter of you enjoying lunch in our cafe or outdoor patio with the tag #wfmsweet during the specified times and you could win a free dessert instantly!

Wed
21
Whole Body Wednesdays
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Whole Body Wednesdays
Wednesday, August 21st
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Whole Body Department

Spend $50 in the Whole Body Department and receive a free goodie bag filled with some of our favorite samples! While supplies last!

Wed
21
Kid’s Eat Free! Every Wednesday
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Carrollwood
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Kid’s Eat Free! Every Wednesday
Wednesday, August 21st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Carrollwood, One free meal per adult, spending at least $10 in ready-to eat food.

Feed your little ones for free every Wednesday in August. For each adult who dines off of our hot bar, your child will receive up to ½ pound in free food!

Only available at the hot bar. Child must be present. One free meal per adult, spending at least $10 in ready-to eat food.

Wed
21
Fast 15 with Tim: Dry Rubs
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Store
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Fast 15 with Tim: Dry Rubs
Wednesday, August 21st
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Store, Free!

Learn how to put together a great tasting rub that you can use for multiple dishes. Our Demo Specialist Tim will show you which spices to use and how to incorporate them into your next meal.

 

Fast 15 with Tim is a great way to learn (and taste) new recipes and discover unique ways to perk up your dinner table. These 15-minute instructional demos are free and take place throughout the store. No registration required, just show up eager to learn!

Thu
22
Thirsty Thursdays: BEER
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Speciality Department
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Thirsty Thursdays: BEER
Thursday, August 22nd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Speciality Department, Free Event

Taste some of our favorite craft beers...on the house!

Thu
22
Beer Class: Small Batch Brews with Breckenridge Brewery
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store Cafe
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Beer Class: Small Batch Brews with Breckenridge Brewery
Thursday, August 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store Cafe, Free! Registration Required

Join Breckenridge Brewery to explore the small batch series and taste three of their beers paired with artisan hand-cut cheeses.

Thu
22
Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
Thursday, August 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer vacation is officially over and the kids have gone back to school. Join us for an online discussion to share ideas for simple and nutritious breakfasts, sack lunches worth keeping and delicious suppers that are managable on a tight weekday schedule! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
23
Friday Lunch Pop-Up
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store
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Friday Lunch Pop-Up
Friday, August 23rd
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store, Under $7.00

Join us every Friday in August from Noon - 2 p.m. for our lunch pop-up! We’ll feature unique, one-time only dishes for under $7. Check our Facebook page that morning for menu!

Sun
25
Naturally Fresh Deodorant Swap Out
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Naturally Fresh Deodorant Swap Out
Sunday, August 25th
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Whole Body Department, Free. While supplies last, please bring in a conventional deodorant to receive a new one. Limit 1 per customer

Be good to your whole body by swapping out your old deodorant stick for a FREE full-size version of Naturally Fresh’s! Learn how to stay dry and clean without harmful aluminums or parabens (While supplies last, please bring in your old stick to receive a new one. Limit 1 per household.)

Tue
27
Sweet Tweet Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Cafe or Outside Patio
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Sweet Tweet Tuesday
Tuesday, August 27th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Cafe or Outside Patio

Post a picture on Instagram or Twitter of you enjoying lunch in our cafe or outdoor patio with the tag #wfmsweet during the specified times and you could win a free dessert instantly!

Tue
27
Surf & Astro-Turf Cooking Class with Chef Justin
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Store Cafe
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Surf & Astro-Turf Cooking Class with Chef Justin
Tuesday, August 27th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Store Cafe, Free! Registration Required

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

teach you game worthy recipes that will delight any sports fan!

Wed
28
Whole Body Wednesdays
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Whole Body Wednesdays
Wednesday, August 28th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Whole Body Department

Spend $50 in the Whole Body Department and receive a free goodie bag filled with some of our favorite samples! While supplies last!

Wed
28
Kid’s Eat Free! Every Wednesday
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Carrollwood
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Kid’s Eat Free! Every Wednesday
Wednesday, August 28th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Carrollwood, One free meal per adult, spending at least $10 in ready-to eat food.

Feed your little ones for free every Wednesday in August. For each adult who dines off of our hot bar, your child will receive up to ½ pound in free food!

Only available at the hot bar. Child must be present. One free meal per adult, spending at least $10 in ready-to eat food.

Thu
29
Thirsty Thursdays: BEER
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Speciality Department
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Thirsty Thursdays: BEER
Thursday, August 29th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Speciality Department, Free Event

Taste some of our favorite craft beers...on the house!

Thu
29
Sushi Sampling
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Sushi Sampling
Thursday, August 29th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, Free Sampling

Did you know our Genji sushi chefs make sushi fresh every day? Taste our various fresh, handmade rolls!

Thu
29
Thursday Night Trivia
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Store Cafe
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Thursday Night Trivia
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store Cafe, Free! Registration Required

Come as one or come as a team as we quiz you on variety of different topics. All participants will receive a free snack pak and the winners will receive a special grand prize.

(Come early for our free beer tasting starting at 5 p.m.!)

Thu
29
Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Labor Day is just a few days away, so let's make sure summer goes out with a BANG! Join us for an online discussion to share party ideas, recipes and general merriment during the final days of outdoor celebrating! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
30
Friday Lunch Pop-Up
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store
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Friday Lunch Pop-Up
Friday, August 30th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store, Under $7.00

Join us every Friday in August from Noon - 2 p.m. for our lunch pop-up! We’ll feature unique, one-time only dishes for under $7. Check our Facebook page that morning for menu!

Sat
31
Value Store Tour
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Store-Wide
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Value Store Tour
Saturday, August 31st
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Store-Wide, 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.

Events At Nearby Stores

Monthly Beer Class
Thursday, August 28th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Tampa, $5 Donation to the Whole Planet Foundation

Taste a variety of beers, and learn what they pair best with, during our monthly Beer Tasting. For a $5 donation to the Whole Planet Foundation, enjoy more than a dozen different beers as well as light appetizers. This tasting will be held in the store café. Please register by the exit lobby or by emailing Maria.Gumina@wholefoods.com.

Taste a variety of beers, and learn what they pair best with, during our monthly Beer Tasting.

We Like It Raw: “Un-cooking” Class
Friday, August 29th
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.