September 2013

Wed
04
Vegan Night - Sampling Events
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Aventura
+
-
Vegan Night - Sampling Events
Wednesday, September 4th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Aventura

Every Wednesday in September – 5-7 PM – Free

We’re going vegan every Wednesday night at Whole Foods Market in Aventura! You and your meat-fish-egg-and-dairy-free friends are welcome to get a little inspiration as we sample our favorite vegan dishes. We’ll show you how easy it is to create delicious, fresh and flavorful vegan dishes with just a few simple steps & ingredients.

 

Thu
05
Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
+
-
Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
Thursday, September 5th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Let's get excited about the bounty of fall 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.

Sun
08
The Whole Kids Carnival
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Aventura
+
-
The Whole Kids Carnival
Sunday, September 8th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Aventura

Sunday, September 8th – 12-4PM – Storewide

Ladies & gentlemen, boys & girls, step right up to The Whole Kids Carnival! We’re raising funds for the Whole Kids Foundation, an organization devoted to improving children's nutrition and wellness with the goal of ending the childhood obesity epidemic. Enjoy a day of healthy fair food, games, caricatures, a little clowning around, & so much more! So come one, come all, the ticket’s in your hand to help out a great cause!

Thu
12
Better Bag Blowout
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Aventura
+
-
Better Bag Blowout
Thursday, September 12th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Aventura

Thursday, September 12th – 2-5PM – Customer Service – Free

We’ve got some better bags and they’re calling your name! Bring in your old, worn out reusable bags and we’ll give you a new, shiny better bag for free! We’ll be giving away a $50 Whole Foods Market Gift Card to fill your new better bags with your favorite groceries. What’s better than that?!?

Sat
14
Kids' Day of Service - Be a Kid Again Care Packaging Party
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Aventura
+
-
Kids' Day of Service - Be a Kid Again Care Packaging Party
Saturday, September 14th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Aventura

Saturday, September 14th – 10AM-1PM – BGCBC Carver Ranches Unit – Free

We love giving back to our local & global communities, and we want kids to love it too! That’s why we’re hosting our first ever Kids’ Day of Service, a day dedicated to giving kids the opportunity to give back in their own special way. We’re partnering with America’s Moms for Soldiers & the Boys & Girls Club of Broward County and hosting a care packaging party! Kids will have a chance to write thank you notes to soldiers and put together the care packages. Troops will remember what it’s like to be a kid again when they receive their care packages loaded with games, toys, & kid-friendly snacks. A salad bar lunch will follow the event leaving everyone feeling good all the way around! Please register at: https://WFMAventura/eventbrite.com.

                Be a Kid Again Care Package Donation Drive – September 1st – September 12th

                Leading up to our Kids Day of Service, we’ll be collecting items for the care packages:

·         Travel Sized Games

o   Deck of Cards

o   Comic Books

o   Sudoku Books

o    Squeezy Tension Balls

o   Dominoes

o   Travel Sized Games

·         Travel Sized, Non-Aerosol Hygiene Items

o   Baby-Wipes / Wet Wipes

o   Cotton Swabs

o   Body Wash

o   Disposable Razors

o   Lip Balm

o   Sunscreen / Aloe

Donation Drive Drop Off Locations: Whole Foods Market Aventura, Aventura Waterways K8 Center, & Virginia A. Boone Highland Oaks Elementary School.

Sat
14
Wines from South Africa Tasting
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Aventura
+
-
Wines from South Africa Tasting
Saturday, September 14th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Aventura

Saturday, September 14th & Saturday, September 28th – 1-3PM – Free

We will be featuring our favorite wines from South Africa during the month of September. Stop by our Specialty Department on the above dates & times to sample our selections and we’ll help you pick the perfect pairings!

Thu
19
Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
+
-
Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
Thursday, September 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

We love our pets just as much as you do! So let's take an hour to share tips, best pet practices and show general appreciation for our fine furry friends! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Sat
21
Get in the Game Tailgate
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Aventura
+
-
Get in the Game Tailgate
Saturday, September 21st
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Aventura

Saturday, September 21st – 12-3PM – Storewide – Free

Who’s excited for football season?!? WE ARE! That’s why we’re getting in the game with a tailgating party, Whole Foods Market style.  Stop by and sample tailgate-inspired dishes and vote for your favorite one for a chance to win a $25 gift card! And that’s not it…come ready to show off your favorite football team gear, as we’ll be randomly giving away $50 gift cards to the most fanrageous customers! We’ll make sure your next tailgate is a touchdown!

Sat
28
Dr. Hauschka Mini Facial Event
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Aventura
+
-
Dr. Hauschka Mini Facial Event
Saturday, September 28th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Aventura

Saturday, September 28th – 11AM-2PM – Whole Body Department- Free

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 & feeling radiant. Facials last approximately 15 minutes. Please register by calling Customer Service at 305-682-4400.

Events At Nearby Stores

Mystery Monday
Monday, September 22nd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wine & Cheese Department, FREE

Take the snobbery out of wine when you join our 'Brown Bag Mystery Tasting' series this month.

Each Monday, we'll sample a new favorite wine which will be hidden in a brown paper bag.

Guess the wine producer, varietal and even the vintage; to win gift cards, wine paraphernalia and more!

 

Take the snobbery out of wine when you join our 'Brown Bag Mystery Tasting' series this month.

Each Monday, we'll sample a new favorite wine which will be hidden in a brown paper bag.

No Moo Milk! Health Starts Here Class
Monday, September 22nd
7:00 PM
Lifestyle Center, $5 donation to Whole Kids Foundation
Nix the dietary cholesterol and pump up your fiber and nutrient intake by ditching dairy and choosing creamy plant-based dishes instead! Camille will teach you how to make your own raw almond cheese, nut milks, and versatile “cheezy” sauces, perfect on whole grain pastas or steamed veggies. You’ll never miss the moo milk!
Nix the dietary cholesterol and pump up your fiber and nutrient intake by ditching dairy and choosing creamy plant-based dishes instead!
Healthy Cooking Class: Raw Fall Desserts
Monday, September 22nd
7:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Kristina shows you how to make:

  • Pecan Cookies
  • Salted Caramel Apple Pie
  • Raw Pumpkin Pie Bites
  • Pumpkin, Cranberry, Chocolate Cookies

Space is limited to the 40 customers, so sign up now. 

Kristina shows you how to make: