March 2014

Sun
02
Local Vendor Fair
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Arbor Trails Store
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Local Vendor Fair
Sunday, March 2nd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Arbor Trails Store, Free

We’re celebrating our commitment to LOCAL. We will be highlighting some of our favortie local vendors. Meander through the store and chat with makers and put a face to the product. 

Tue
04
Meet & Greet with Rip Esselstyn
6:30 PM @ Cafe
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Meet & Greet with Rip Esselstyn
Tuesday, March 4th
6:30 PM
Cafe

Join Andi Jo and Rip in the cafe for samples of recipies from the Engine 2 diet books and to hear Rip speak. Don't forget to take time and chat with Rip and get your book signed. 

Wed
05
Tasting Event @ Happy Trails Bar
5:30 PM @ Happy Trails Bar
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Tasting Event @ Happy Trails Bar
Wednesday, March 5th
5:30 PM
Happy Trails Bar

Real Ale will be in the house with some specialty beers you won't want to miss. Codex Triplex and DBL IPA will be tapped and poured for your delight along with some other favorites.

Thu
06
Kids in the Kitchen: Green Day
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Arbor Trails
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Kids in the Kitchen: Green Day
Thursday, March 6th
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Arbor Trails, Free

Shop in peace for 45 minutes while your kids make you healthy HSH treats. Suggested age 5-11. $10. Limited seats.

Register at:  http://kidsinthekitchengreenday.eventbrite.com

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
Spring Break Safari with Safari Greg
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Cafe
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Spring Break Safari with Safari Greg
Friday, March 7th
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Cafe, Free

Come meet Safari Greg, from the Austin Zoo, and his animal friends for a special store visit. Learn fun facts about each critter while they share their favorite healthy spring break snacks that you and your family can enjoy over the break!

Fri
07
Pints for the Planet
5:00 PM @ Happy Trails Bar
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Pints for the Planet
Friday, March 7th
5:00 PM
Happy Trails Bar

Join us at Happy Trails Bar for "around the world" beer flights and a special bar menu to benefit Whole Planet Foundation. Whole Planet Foundation’s mission is poverty alleviation through microcredit in communities around the world.

Sat
08
Street Food Festival: International Street Food Fun
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Arbor Trails Store
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Street Food Festival: International Street Food Fun
Saturday, March 8th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Arbor Trails Store, $1 from each purchase will go to the Whole Planet Foundation

Join us on a global culinary adventure as we create, sample and sell International Street Food! $1 of each small plate will be donated to Whole Planet Foundation. Help us celebrate global cuisine while chompin' down for a good cause!

Sat
08
Crack Heard Around the World - Parm Crack 2014
2:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Crack Heard Around the World - Parm Crack 2014
Saturday, March 8th
2:00 PM
Specialty Department, Free

Be a part of history and join Whole Foods Market in its annual celebration of Parmigianino Reggiano. Stores will attempt to “crack” the Guinness World Records® title for the number of wheels of Parmigianino Reggiano simultaneously cracked in its stores across the country and in the U.K. and Canada.

Sun
09
Deep Fried Street Food Fun
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Arbor Trails
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Deep Fried Street Food Fun
Sunday, March 9th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Arbor Trails

We are takin’ it to the oil! Join us as we celebrate the foods we grew up on in the fairs, fests and carnivals of our lives. We will be deep frying some old time favorites as well as pushing the creative bountries of the deep fryer. 

Mon
10
Lost? Use GPS!
4:00 PM @ Health Starts Here Desk
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Lost? Use GPS!
Monday, March 10th
4:00 PM
Health Starts Here Desk, Free

Your Guided Produce Shopper. Here to help you eat the rainbow and shop the sales. Free recipe building and personal shopping for the perfect veggie side dish! Why wouldn’t you use GPS to get the best healthy eating directions?

Wed
12
Tasting Booth: Spring Break Snacks!
4:00 PM @ Health Starts Here Desk
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Tasting Booth: Spring Break Snacks!
Wednesday, March 12th
4:00 PM
Health Starts Here Desk, FREE

How pronounced is your palate? Don’t mind a blind taste test? Then play ti win by guessing the mystery food while learning fun food facts & cooking tips.

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
Store Tour
11:00 AM @ Health Starts Here Desk
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Store Tour
Friday, March 14th
11:00 AM
Health Starts Here Desk, Free

Meet Andi for a healthy eating store tour that will help you teach you all about the principles of healthy eating. Tour includes cooking tips, samples, and best budget buys.

Mon
17
Lost? Use GPS!
4:00 PM @ Health Starts Here Desk
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Lost? Use GPS!
Monday, March 17th
4:00 PM
Health Starts Here Desk, FREE

Your Guided Produce Shopper. Here to help you eat the rainbow and shop the sales. Free recipe building and personal shopping for the perfect veggie side dish! Why wouldn’t you use GPS to get the best healthy eating directions?

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.

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.

Mon
31
Dinner with the Animals @ Austin Zoo
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Austin Zoo
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Dinner with the Animals @ Austin Zoo
Monday, March 31st
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Austin Zoo, $25 adult $5 Kids

Come join us for an exclusive dinner event at Austin’s Zoo. This magical night includes: a zoo tour, “dress up like your favorite animal” costume contest with prize, an herbivore vs. carnivore HSH dinner featuring local produce and meat, and more fun than you can handle. Adult tickets are $25 per person, kids attend for free! All proceeds go to Austin Zoo and Animal sanctuary

Purchase your tickets here:  http://hshdinnerwiththeanimals.eventbrite.com

 

Events At Nearby Stores

Health Starts Here Kids! FREE!
Thursday, October 23rd
9:00 AM
Community Room , Free

Our in store Healthy Eating Specialist, Emily, is also a mom and is extremely passionate about making healthy food fun and kid approved! This month she is hosting a Health Starts Here Kids class for preschool aged kids to teach them about healthy eating and offering the parents some tried and true tricks to help veggies find a way into a picky eaters diet. For more information on this or other Health Starts Here events, contact our Healthy Eating Specialist at Emily.wylie@wholefoods.com

Our in store Healthy Eating Specialist, Emily, is also a mom and is extremely passionate about making healthy food fun and kid approved!

Live @ the Buzz: Ricky Stein
Thursday, October 23rd
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
the Buzz Bar, Free

Ricky Stein plays our weekly Thursday night music series

Ricky Stein plays our weekly Thursday night music series

Yappy Hour on the Patio
Thursday, October 23rd
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Public Domain,

Enjoy live music and a craft brew with your pup on our dog-friendly patio every Thursday from 5-8 pm.

Enjoy live music and a craft brew with your pup on our dog-friendly patio every Thursday from 5-8 pm.