March 2015

Sun
01
Free Crossfit Class with Westlake Crossfit
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ On the Patio
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Free Crossfit Class with Westlake Crossfit
Sunday, March 1st
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
On the Patio, Free

Try out Crossfit and get moving on Sunday mornings!  Free class from Westlake Crossfit

Mon
02
Mr. Will's Music Class for Kids!
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ The Buzz
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Mr. Will's Music Class for Kids!
Monday, March 2nd
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
The Buzz, Free

Mr. Will plays weekly upstairs in the Buzz for the under seven crowd!  Sing along, clap, jump and even play on the instruments as Mr. Will performs and teaches his original music and children's favorites.  

Mon
02
Lunch Pop Up Venue for the Planet!
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Lunch Pop Up Venue for the Planet!
Monday, March 2nd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $5

Elena prepares delicious $5 lunches on Mondays through March to support Whole Planet Foundation!  You can count on a Health Starts Here-friendly dish and 100% of sales will go directly to the microcredit clients to start or grow their businesses--its a win-win-win!

Tue
03
Community Giving Day: MarathonKids
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Community Giving Day: MarathonKids
Tuesday, March 3rd
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Store-wide

Come out to support MarathonKids by shopping at Whole Foods Market on March 3rd!  5% of the days sales will go to the fitness and nutrition programming MarathonKids provides to local schools!

Thu
05
Live @ the Buzz: Tim Bond
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ The Buzz Bar
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Live @ the Buzz: Tim Bond
Thursday, March 5th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Buzz Bar, Free

Tim Bond plays our weekly Thursday night music series!

Thu
05
Healthy Store Tour with Elena
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Meet at the Guest Services desk
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Healthy Store Tour with Elena
Thursday, March 5th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Meet at the Guest Services desk, Free

Join our Healthy Eating Specialist Elena as she leads you on a tour around the store to help you find the healthiest choices for the best value!  It is also a great time to ask all your burning healthy eating questions!

Thu
05
Twitter Chat: Spring is Coming
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Spring is Coming
Thursday, March 5th
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
06
One Day Sale on Tulips!
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Floral
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One Day Sale on Tulips!
Friday, March 6th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Floral, TBA

Dont miss this opportunity to kick off spring with bright and beautiful tulips at a great price!  Check our social media pages for pricing details! @wholefoodsatx

 

Fri
06
Performance by Austin Community Steelband for Amplify Austin
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Cafe
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Performance by Austin Community Steelband for Amplify Austin
Friday, March 6th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cafe, Free

Come out to support Amplify Austin with a free performance by Cecil from Austin Community Steelband, a non-profit professional steelpan school!

 

Austin Community Steelpan is committed to sharing the Steelpan's magical joy, with special emphasis on teaching low-income youth to become proficient performers, empowering and motivating them to achieve. Volunteers will be on hand to answer questions and accept donations!

Fri
06
Henna Tattoos for Whole Planet Foundation
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cafe dining area
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Henna Tattoos for Whole Planet Foundation
Friday, March 6th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cafe dining area, $5

Find Laura in the cafe each Friday night in March and get your hand tattooed in traditional Indian-style mehendi or henna, as it is commonly called in the US.  Your $5 donation to Whole Planet Foundation supports microcredit clients in 61 countries around the world start or grown their small businesses!

Fri
06
Dogfish Head Brewery Tap Takeover
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ The Buzz Bar
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Dogfish Head Brewery Tap Takeover
Friday, March 6th
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The Buzz Bar

Dogfish Head is taking over 8 of our taps with some year round favorites, as well as some rare brews available just for this event!  A Dogfish Head rep will be on hand to answer questions and hand out branded swag!  

Sat
07
Street Food Fest featuring Austin Community Steelband!
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ On the Patio
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Street Food Fest featuring Austin Community Steelband!
Saturday, March 7th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
On the Patio, Free

Food and adventure go hand in hand!  Introduce your taste buds to street foods from around the world.  Enjoy some delicious local favorites or try something completely new!

Featuring a performance by Austin Community Steelband from 12-2pm

Sat
07
Parm Crack!
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM @ Cheese Department
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Parm Crack!
Saturday, March 7th
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Cheese Department, Free

Its that time of year again!  Our annual Parm Crack heard round the world is here!  Watch as our team cracks a huge wheel of parmesan reggiano simultaneously with all the other Whole Foods Market stores in the world, then enjoy delicious freshly cut samples!

Mon
09
Mr. Will's Music Class for Kids!
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ The Buzz
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Mr. Will's Music Class for Kids!
Monday, March 9th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
The Buzz, Free

Mr. Will plays weekly upstairs in the Buzz for the under seven crowd!  Sing along, clap, jump and even play on the instruments as Mr. Will performs and teaches his original music and children's favorites.  

Mon
09
Lunch Pop Up Venue for the Planet!
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Lunch Pop Up Venue for the Planet!
Monday, March 9th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $5

Elena prepares delicious $5 lunches on Mondays through March to support Whole Planet Foundation!  You can count on a Health Starts Here-friendly dish and 100% of sales will go directly to the microcredit clients to start or grow their businesses--its a win-win-win!

Thu
12
Live @ the Buzz: Russ Glen
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ The Buzz Bar
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Live @ the Buzz: Russ Glen
Thursday, March 12th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Buzz Bar, Free

Russ Glen plays our weekly Thursday night music series!

Thu
12
Twitter Chat: Spring Bounty
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Spring Bounty
Thursday, March 12th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Let's get excited about the bounty of spring flavors and discuss all the great ways to enjoy the season's freshest produce! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
12
Tasty Tutorials: Wines from Portugal
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Wine Department
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Tasty Tutorials: Wines from Portugal
Thursday, March 12th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wine Department, Free

Stop by the store for a little lesson in an emerging wine region: Portugal!  With a long history of winemaking and world-famous ports, the world has recently been gaining international recognition for other varieties of its high quality, distinct wines.  Come learn about this unique region and taste some wine and cheese pairings!

Afraid you might find something you like?  Not to worry, all our featured bottles are under $20! 

Fri
13
Henna Tattoos for Whole Planet Foundation
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cafe dining area
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Henna Tattoos for Whole Planet Foundation
Friday, March 13th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cafe dining area, $5

Find Laura in the cafe each Friday night in March and get your hand tattooed in traditional Indian-style mehendi or henna, as it is commonly called in the US.  Your $5 donation to Whole Planet Foundation supports microcredit clients in 61 countries around the world start or grown their small businesses!

Sat
14
St. Patty's Demos
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store-wide
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St. Patty's Demos
Saturday, March 14th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store-wide, Free

Get ready to eat green!  We are celebrating St. Patty's day with demos throughout the store!

Sat
14
Free Pint Glass Etching by Guinness
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ The Buzz Bar
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Free Pint Glass Etching by Guinness
Saturday, March 14th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Buzz Bar, Free

Guinness Brewing will be here to get you St. Patty's ready with free Pint Glass etching in the Buzz!  Customize your cup, garnish your grail, bedeck your beaker!

 

Don't have a pint glass?  A $5 donation to Whole Planet Foundation gets you a glass!

Mon
16
Mr. Will's Music Class for Kids!
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ The Buzz
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Mr. Will's Music Class for Kids!
Monday, March 16th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
The Buzz, Free

Mr. Will plays weekly upstairs in the Buzz for the under seven crowd!  Sing along, clap, jump and even play on the instruments as Mr. Will performs and teaches his original music and children's favorites.  

Mon
16
Lunch Pop Up Venue for the Planet!
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Lunch Pop Up Venue for the Planet!
Monday, March 16th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $5

Elena prepares delicious $5 lunches on Mondays through March to support Whole Planet Foundation!  You can count on a Health Starts Here-friendly dish and 100% of sales will go directly to the microcredit clients to start or grow their businesses--its a win-win-win!

Tue
17
Happy St. Patrick's Day!
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ The Buzz Bar
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Happy St. Patrick's Day!
Tuesday, March 17th
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The Buzz Bar

Happy St. Patty's Day!

Wed
18
Happy Hour Cooking Class: Springtime Salads
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ The Buzz Bar
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Happy Hour Cooking Class: Springtime Salads
Wednesday, March 18th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The Buzz Bar, $10

Join Elena for another Happy Hour Cooking Class--this time with fresh, delicious spring salads!  You will get a chance to get hands on with the food and enjoy a wine pairing with Kyle, our in house sommelier!  Spots are limited so sign up today! https://beesalads.eventbrite.com

 

 

Photo credit: Todd Vann

Thu
19
Live @ the Buzz: Todd Roth
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ The Buzz Bar
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Live @ the Buzz: Todd Roth
Thursday, March 19th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Buzz Bar, Free

Todd Roth plays our weekly Thursday night music series!

Thu
19
Twitter Chat: Spring for Seafood
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Spring for Seafood
Thursday, March 19th
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.

Fri
20
Beauty Week: Mychelle Skintype Evaluation
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Beauty Week: Mychelle Skintype Evaluation
Friday, March 20th
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Whole Body Department, Free

Experts from Mychelle Skincare will be in store to do a skin type evaluation and product consultation!  Solve your beauty woes!

Fri
20
Henna Tattoos for Whole Planet Foundation
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cafe dining area
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Henna Tattoos for Whole Planet Foundation
Friday, March 20th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cafe dining area, $5

Find Laura in the cafe each Friday night in March and get your hand tattooed in traditional Indian-style mehendi or henna, as it is commonly called in the US.  Your $5 donation to Whole Planet Foundation supports microcredit clients in 61 countries around the world start or grown their small businesses!

Sat
21
Beauty Week: Beauty Bag Reveal
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Beauty Week: Beauty Bag Reveal
Saturday, March 21st
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Whole Body Department, $18

We're revealing a special bag full of great products valued at $60 for just $18!  

 

First come, first served.  While supplies last.

Sat
21
Beauty Bag Release at 10am (local time)
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Body
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Beauty Bag Release at 10am (local time)
Saturday, March 21st
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Whole Body, $18

We are thrilled to share our curated collection of cutting-edge beauty samples with you. Stop by and grab your bag before they are gone.

Saturday, March 21 at 10 a.m. local time

Valued at $60, yours for only $18.

Sat
21
Wine from Portugal Pairings
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Wine from Portugal Pairings
Saturday, March 21st
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store-wide, Free

Taste delicious wines from Portugal paired with delicious foods from around the store!

Sat
21
Beauty Week: DIY Create Your Own Fragrance with Enfusia
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Beauty Week: DIY Create Your Own Fragrance with Enfusia
Saturday, March 21st
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Whole Body Department, Free!

Meet the Maker of Enfusia bath products and create your own custom fragrance! 

Sat
21
Southern Star Tap Attack
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ The Buzz Bar
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Southern Star Tap Attack
Saturday, March 21st
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Buzz Bar, Free

Southern Star is the brew du jour with special features happening and reps from the brewery will be on hand to answer questions!  Come get your growlers filled while they last!

Sun
22
Artisan Fair for Whole Planet Foundation!
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ On the Patio
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Artisan Fair for Whole Planet Foundation!
Sunday, March 22nd
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
On the Patio, Free

Come to our Artisan Fair benefitting Whole Planet Foundation!

3/14 Whole Foods Market Lamar

3/15 Whole Foods Market Gateway

3/21 Whole Foods Market Arbor Trails

3/22 Whole Foods Market Bee Cave

 

 

A community of local art, music, food and beer coming together to support Whole Planet Foundation all over Austin!

 

@wholefoodsatx #austinartfortheplanet

Mon
23
Mr. Will's Music Class for Kids!
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ The Buzz
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Mr. Will's Music Class for Kids!
Monday, March 23rd
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
The Buzz, Free

Mr. Will plays weekly upstairs in the Buzz for the under seven crowd!  Sing along, clap, jump and even play on the instruments as Mr. Will performs and teaches his original music and children's favorites.  

Mon
23
Lunch Pop Up Venue for the Planet!
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Lunch Pop Up Venue for the Planet!
Monday, March 23rd
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $5

Elena prepares delicious $5 lunches on Mondays through March to support Whole Planet Foundation!  You can count on a Health Starts Here-friendly dish and 100% of sales will go directly to the microcredit clients to start or grow their businesses--its a win-win-win!

Thu
26
Live @ the Buzz: Alicia Adkins
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ The Buzz Bar
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Live @ the Buzz: Alicia Adkins
Thursday, March 26th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Buzz Bar, Free

Alicia Adkins plays our weekly Thursday night music series!

Thu
26
Twitter Chat: Easter Feast
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Easter Feast
Thursday, March 26th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Springtime's biggest food holiday is coming up! Share stories and find recipes, menus and other great ideas for Easter celebrating. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
27
Henna Tattoos for Whole Planet Foundation
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cafe dining area
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Henna Tattoos for Whole Planet Foundation
Friday, March 27th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cafe dining area, $5

Find Laura in the cafe each Friday night in March and get your hand tattooed in traditional Indian-style mehendi or henna, as it is commonly called in the US.  Your $5 donation to Whole Planet Foundation supports microcredit clients in 61 countries around the world start or grown their small businesses!

Sat
28
Egg Hunt!
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Egg Hunt!
Saturday, March 28th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Store-wide, Free

The egg hunt is on!  Bring in the kiddos for an Easter egg hunt around the store!  

Mon
30
Mr. Will's Music Class for Kids!
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ The Buzz
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Mr. Will's Music Class for Kids!
Monday, March 30th
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
The Buzz, Free

Mr. Will plays weekly upstairs in the Buzz for the under seven crowd!  Sing along, clap, jump and even play on the instruments as Mr. Will performs and teaches his original music and children's favorites.  

Mon
30
Lunch Pop Up Venue for the Planet!
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Lunch Pop Up Venue for the Planet!
Monday, March 30th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department, $5

Elena prepares delicious $5 lunches on Mondays through March to support Whole Planet Foundation!  You can count on a Health Starts Here-friendly dish and 100% of sales will go directly to the microcredit clients to start or grow their businesses--its a win-win-win!

Tue
31
Cheese Nights!
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Specialty Department
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Cheese Nights!
Tuesday, March 31st
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Specialty Department, Free

Responsible Cheesemakers.  Remarkable Cheeses.  Taste a selection from producer partners who are committed to both making great cheeses and doing great things for the Earth.

Events At Nearby Stores

MOD Fitness presented by Athleta
Sunday, March 29th
10:00 AM
Domain, FREE

MOD Fitness incorporates an athletic approach to barre-based workouts. Expect a long, lean physique, better posture, and increased flexibility.

Class Description: MOD's signature class combines strength and resistance training using your body weight along with stretching to develop and sculpt muscles. The class is set to upbeat music and while it is low impact, the class will get you sweating and feeling the burn quickly. MOD welcomes clients of all fitness levels and athletic abilities.

Please bring a yoga mat and comfortable workout clothes.

MOD Fitness incorporates an athletic approach to barre-based workouts.

Window to Prosperity
Sunday, March 29th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
cafe, free

Come talk to Renewal by Anderson about some great solutions in energy efficient windows for your home. 5% of sales will go to benefit Whole Planet Foundation. 

 

Come talk to Renewal by Anderson about some great solutions in energy efficient windows for your home. 5% of sales will go to benefit Whole Planet Foundation. 

 

Story-time and Crafts
Tuesday, March 31st
9:30 AM
Domain Mezzanine Level, Free
Looking for something fun and free to do with the kids? We'll be reading a new story each week! After the book, we'll be doing crafts related to the story. 
 
Appropriate for ages 2-5yrs old. Story-time is held out on our mezzanine and parental supervision is requested.
Looking for something fun and free to do with the kids? We'll be reading a new story each week! After the book, we'll be doing crafts related to the story.