April 2013

Mon
01
Durham Zero Waste Initiative!
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Durham
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Durham Zero Waste Initiative!
Monday, April 1st
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Durham

Help us achieve Zero Waste Status! In order to achieve this, we need to divert at least 90% of the waste that leaves the store away from landfills. How can you help? By separating your waste into the appropriate containers, reuse your bags, and drop off #5 plastics and corks for recycling here!

Tue
02
Transportation
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Transportation
Tuesday, April 2nd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

Bus, train, bike or feet? Which is your favorite non-car transit?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

Select your local store

Mon
08
Food
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Food
Monday, April 8th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

What's your favorite way to enjoy locally sourced ingredients?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

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Mon
15
Home
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Home
Monday, April 15th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

Vintage charm. What is salvaged, repurposed or reclaimed in your home?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

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Sat
20
Earthlings Unite!
12:00 AM @ The Store
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Earthlings Unite!
Saturday, April 20th
12:00 AM
The Store, Free

 

Calling All Earthlings!

We're having an out-of-this-world bash on Saturday, April 20th.

Check with your local store for specific times.

Select your local store to get details.

Mon
22
Energy
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Earth
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Energy
Monday, April 22nd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Earth, Free

What do you do for energy? Wind? Solar? Coffee? Chocolate?

We are earthlings. Join us.

 

 

Select your local store

Mon
29
Durham Southern Food Fest
9:15 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Durham
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Durham Southern Food Fest
Monday, April 29th
9:15 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Durham

Want to find out why Durham won Southern Living's contest for the Tastiest Town in the South? Then come enjoy our Southern Food Fest - a weeklong celebration of the best in Southern Fare! Monday - Friday enjoy our distinctly Southern Lunch Specials. Join us on Saturday and Sunday for larger food events that promise to keep your tastebuds watering!

LIST OF MENUS & EVENTS

Lunch Special Menu

(Monday April 29 - Friday May 3, 11am-1pm)

Monday April 29

Warm Asparagus Salad with Wilted Local Kale, Chard, Mushrooms, Fried Egg, and Spicy Aioli

Tuesday April 30

Local Pork and Collard Green Sandwich on Grilled Cornbread

Wednesday May 1

Fried Oysters with Butterbeans, Arugula, and Local Sweet & Sour Beet Emulsion

Thursday May 2

Build-Your-Own Potato Bowl with Local Cheddar, Local Goat Cheese, Local Bacon, Broccoli, Scallions, and Sour Cream

Friday May 3

Fried Local Catfish with Hushpuppies and Slaw

List of Special Events

Thursday May 2

Love Local Night, 3:30-6:30

Join us for a celebration of our Local Vendors! Try samples of amazing products produced right here in North Carolina. Featuring Chapel Hill Toffee, Peggy Rose's Pepper Jellies and more!

Saturday May 4

Southern Saturday Brunch, 10:30am-1pm

Menu

Pimento Grilled Cheese with Tomato and Local Bacon or Egg 

Build-Your-Own Grits Bowl with Local Shrimp, Local Greens, Local Goat Cheese, Local Veggies, Local Bacon, and Local Braised Pork

Hot Bar Features – Local Eggs Benedict, Grits & Greens Croquettes, Local Sausage Biscuits, Local Chicken and Waffles

Peach Cobbler

Beverages: Peach Bellinis, Lemonade Shandy, Bloody Bull 

Fish Cutting Festival

12:00pm - Until Supplies Last

Watch our expert fishmonger cut Local catfish fillets to order in front of the store! From 12:00pm until supplies last, fillets are only $4.99 per lb! Do the savings make you hungry? They'll also be serving up Local Catfish Tacos made to order!

Low Country Boil

5:00-7:00pm

Join us on our patio for a Low Country Boil featuring our great Local Shrimp!

Sunday May 5

Breakfast Special

Build Your Own Biscuit with Local Greens, Local Pork, Tomatoes, and Eggs

Lunch Specials

Roots Hummus Sandwich with Ezekiel Bread, Avocado, and Arugula

Baked Green Tomatoes with Whipped Cream Cheese & Pepper Jelly

Smoked Turkey Legs with Barbecue Sauce

Dinner Special

Local Shrimp and Halibut Ceviche

 

 

 

 

Events At Nearby Stores

Tuesday-U
Tuesday, September 16th
12:00 AM
@ Cooking North Raleigh, Free (or via donation request if applicable)

Tuesday-U: Food Education & FUN!

Join us on Tuesdays for classes & demonstrations all about FOOD and FUN! Featured experts from the store and community will cover a range of topics from simple cooking techniques to featured flavors to special diet tastings, as well as health, wellness, DIY and everything in between!  Check out our Calendar for featured topics and times!

Tuesday-U: Food Education & FUN!

$2 Pizza Slices for College Students!
Tuesday, September 16th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
3540 Wade Avenue, $2 per slice with Student ID

Every Tuesday 4-7 pm only, college students can get a slice of pepperoni or cheese pizza for only $2* with your college ID (flash it at the register for the discount).

Call The Gotcha Ride- NC State for a free round trip from campus!
1-844-NC-STATE

*Offer valid on 2 slices per student, Save $1.50 per slice.

Healthy Shopping Tip:

Fill up a container of your favorite veggies from the salad bar for the week. They are washed, chopped and ready to dunk in hummus when you need a healthy snack. 

Every Tuesday 4-7 pm o

Thursday Tasting Tour
Thursday, September 18th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Throughout the Store, Free
Take your Taste buds on a Tour of the Store & Enter for a chance to win your Groceries for FREE!*

Every Thursday, you can tour the store with your tastebuds, tasting delicious offerings from every department. Enjoy tour themes that feature special, seasonal or sale items! Talk to Team Members and pick up recipes and new ideas along the way! Check out the weekly tour theme on our monthly calendar to see what we’ll be cooking up! And if great food isn't incentive enough, how about a weekly Grocery Giveway?! During our Thursday Tasting Tour, you can grab a numbered Tasting Token at the door. Then when you check out, give it to your cashier, and if you have the pre-chosen winning number, everything in your cart (up to $100!) is FREE!**

*One number will be randomly drawn as the “winning number” before event. Number of tokens based on current average number of shoppers between the hours of 5pm-7pm on Thursday evenings. Customer with the matching number will be notified during checkout. Customer with the matching number will win items in their cart UP TO $100 for free! Additional purchases cannot be added after winner is notified. Total prize amount will be equivalent to the total value of the order at the time of checkout, ranging between $0.01 -$100. Cannot be transferred, substituted or used at a later date. One token per family/transaction. Customers conducting multiple transactions will only receive one token. See store for complete rules and details

Take your Taste buds on a Tour of the Store & Enter for a chance to win your Groceries for FREE!*