April 2015

Thu
02
Twitter Chat: Growing Your Own Food
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Growing Your Own Food
Thursday, April 2nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Do you have a vegetable garden? Do you want to build one and grow your own food? What would you grow and what will you cook? Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Mon
06
Meals Under $20 Under 20 Minutes
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Produce Department
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Meals Under $20 Under 20 Minutes
Monday, April 6th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Produce Department, FREE

Mondays just got less Manic. Allyson, your Culinary Demo Specialist serves tastes of easy to follow recipes that will save you some cash and time. Follow her weekly journey using #DishinWithAllyson 

Mon
06
School of Fish with Captain Sean: MSC Certified Cod
6:30 PM @ Cafe
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School of Fish with Captain Sean: MSC Certified Cod
Monday, April 6th
6:30 PM
Cafe, $5 per ticket: proceeds benefit Whole Planet Foundation

Sean, your Seafood Captain prepares MSC Certified Cod two ways for you to taste:

  • Fish Tacos with Cabbage & Salsa
  • Pan Seared Cod with Salt and Pepper

Space is limited to the 20 customers, so sign up now at our customer service booth. 

Tue
07
Honest Tea Great Recycle Tour
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ outside the store
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Honest Tea Great Recycle Tour
Tuesday, April 7th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
outside the store, FREE

We're thrilled to be hosting the Honest Tea Great Recycle Tour at Whole Foods Market Fort Lauderdale. Bring your empty beverage containers for a chance to win a prize from Honest Tea. Plus, enjoy ice cold samples of your favorite tea flavors! One reward per qualifying person, while supplies last! Ask an Honest Tea representative for more details on-site.

Tue
07
Farmer’s Market
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ South side parking lot
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Farmer’s Market
Tuesday, April 7th
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
South side parking lot, admission is free

Buy produce and artisanal products from local vendors outside our store. From 4pm-7:30pm, have a taste of fresh, seasonal foods with the Whole Foods Market team. 

Thu
09
Twitter Chat: Springtime Favorites
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Springtime Favorites
Thursday, April 9th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Spring is finally here, which means a hoard of new flavors and in-season items. We'll share recipes and cooking techniques to help you celebrate with food! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
11
Wines From Portugal Tasting
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Specialty Wine Department
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Wines From Portugal Tasting
Saturday, April 11th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Specialty Wine Department, FREE

Spend Saturday afternoon on April 11th with us as we journey to Portugal for delicious blends and unique varietals of undeniable elegance, delight and incredible value.

Sun
12
Foods Trending Now with Kirstie
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Produce Department
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Foods Trending Now with Kirstie
Sunday, April 12th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Produce Department, FREE

Kirstie prepares recipes featuring the latest trends in food. Have a taste and learn about what’s trending now each Sunday in March.

Tue
14
Farmer’s Market
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ South side parking lot
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Farmer’s Market
Tuesday, April 14th
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
South side parking lot, admission is free

Buy produce and artisanal products from local vendors outside our store. From 4pm-7:30pm, have a taste of fresh, seasonal foods with the Whole Foods Market team. 

Tue
14
Buen Sabor Tour
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ outside the store
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Buen Sabor Tour
Tuesday, April 14th
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
outside the store, FREE

Buen Sabor is so passionate about getting their food to taste buds everywhere that they are taking it to the street on tour.  Buen Sabor is more than just a tasty empanada – it is a culinary adventure. Their roadshow showcases their authentic line of products as well as creating an atmosphere for sharing and enjoying food.  Not only will you get to enjoy their yummy empanadas, there will also be coupons and other fun giveaways!

 

Wed
15
Buen Sabor Tour
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ outside the store
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Buen Sabor Tour
Wednesday, April 15th
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
outside the store, FREE

Buen Sabor is so passionate about getting their food to taste buds everywhere that they are taking it to the street on tour.  Buen Sabor is more than just a tasty empanada – it is a culinary adventure. Their roadshow showcases their authentic line of products as well as creating an atmosphere for sharing and enjoying food.  Not only will you get to enjoy their yummy empanadas, there will also be coupons and other fun giveaways!

Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Celebrate The Earth
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Celebrate The Earth
Thursday, April 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

What are you doing to help our planet? We're celebrating Mother Earth all month long, and want to share and learn new ways to contibute to a better world! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
16
Healthy Eating Class: What’s Shaking with Mark
6:30 PM @ Cafe
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Healthy Eating Class: What’s Shaking with Mark
Thursday, April 16th
6:30 PM
Cafe, $5 per ticket: proceeds benefit Whole Planet Foundation

Have you seen the new look of our Whole Foods Market Protein Powders? To celebrate, Mark is making these delicious drinks for you to taste.

  • Get-Over-It Green Protein Shake: mango, banana and Whole Foods Market Fit Protein Powder mixed with cinnamon
  • Chocolate-Almond Dream Smoothie: banana, yogurt, soymilk, almond butter, cocoa and Whole Foods Market Recovery Sport Protein Powder

Space is limited to the 20 customers, so sign up now at our customer service booth. 

Fri
17
Amazing Grass Pop-Up & Sale
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ by our Produce Department
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Amazing Grass Pop-Up & Sale
Friday, April 17th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
by our Produce Department, FREE

Join the Amazing Grass team as they show you some of the best ways to incorporate more greens into your diet with live demos, samples and experts on hand while all Amazing Grass products will be 40% off! Demonstrations are 11am-7pm daily.

Sat
18
Share the Buzz: “The Bees & The Trees” Fruits & Veggies Tasting
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Produce Department
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Share the Buzz: “The Bees & The Trees” Fruits & Veggies Tasting
Saturday, April 18th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Produce Department, FREE

Did you know that bees pollinate more than 100 types of crops in the US? Join Mark in our Produce Department to try a variety of fruits and vegetables that we have thanks to the bees. Plus, pick up some fun activity sheets for the kids created by Whole Kids Foundation. Admission is free, but we’ll be accepting donations for The Xerces Society, a nonprofit organization that protects wildlife through the conservation of invertebrates and their habitat. 

Sat
18
Share the Buzz: Environmentally Conscious Wine Tasting
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Specialty Wine Department
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Share the Buzz: Environmentally Conscious Wine Tasting
Saturday, April 18th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Specialty Wine Department, FREE

Here’s a Grape Way to give back to the bees. Sample environmentally conscious wine. Admission is free, but we’ll be accepting donations for The Xerces Society, a nonprofit organization that protects wildlife through the conservation of invertebrates and their habitat. 

Sun
19
Recyclable Bag Exchange
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ outside the store
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Recyclable Bag Exchange
Sunday, April 19th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
outside the store, FREE

Bring your old reusable bags and we will exchange them for new Better Bags. Limit 5 Better Bags per household. We’ll clean the bags and then donate them to Trash 2 Treasure, a local non-profit that has a mission to locate clean, re-usable materials and redistribute these items as valuable educational and artistic resources.

Sun
19
Foods Trending Now with Kirstie
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Produce Department
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Foods Trending Now with Kirstie
Sunday, April 19th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Produce Department, FREE

Kirstie prepares recipes featuring the latest trends in food. Have a taste and learn about what’s trending now each Sunday in March.

Mon
20
“Kegs & Cultures” Beer & Cheese Pairings with Funky Buddha Brewery
7:00 PM @ Funky Buddha Brewery: 1201 NE 38th Street, Oakland Park
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“Kegs & Cultures” Beer & Cheese Pairings with Funky Buddha Brewery
Monday, April 20th
7:00 PM
Funky Buddha Brewery: 1201 NE 38th Street, Oakland Park, $15 per ticket

Cheese + Beers = Cheers. Once each month through July, Cheesemongers from Whole Foods Market and Beer Experts from Funky Buddha Brewery team up to pair beer and cheese. Learn and taste all about the beer and cheese from the experts themselves. Our class on April 20th is at Funky Buddha Brewery. Space is limited to the first 30 customers ages 21 and up, so buy your tickets early at https://funkybuddhabrewery.com/store/mun-cheese-pairing-whole-foods-market

Tue
21
Farmer’s Market
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ South side parking lot
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Farmer’s Market
Tuesday, April 21st
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
South side parking lot, admission is free

Buy produce and artisanal products from local vendors outside our store. From 4pm-7:30pm, have a taste of fresh, seasonal foods with the Whole Foods Market team. 

Thu
23
Twitter Chat: The Perfect Picnic
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: The Perfect Picnic
Thursday, April 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

It's officially picnic season! Where will you go? What will you bring and who will you invite? Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
25
Cupcake Decorating Class: The Whole World in Your Hand
4:00 PM @ Cafe
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Cupcake Decorating Class: The Whole World in Your Hand
Saturday, April 25th
4:00 PM
Cafe, $5 per ticket: proceeds benefit Whole Planet Foundation

Decorate an Earth inspired cupcake with some help from our Bakery Team. Space is limited to the 20 customers of all ages, so sign up now at our customer service booth. 

Sun
26
Foods Trending Now with Kirstie
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Produce Department
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Foods Trending Now with Kirstie
Sunday, April 26th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Produce Department, FREE

Kirstie prepares recipes featuring the latest trends in food. Have a taste and learn about what’s trending now each Sunday in March.

Tue
28
Farmer’s Market
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ South side parking lot
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Farmer’s Market
Tuesday, April 28th
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
South side parking lot, admission is free

Buy produce and artisanal products from local vendors outside our store. From 4pm-7:30pm, have a taste of fresh, seasonal foods with the Whole Foods Market team. 

Thu
30
Twitter Chat: Outdoor Entertaining
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Outdoor Entertaining
Thursday, April 30th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Springtime is the best time of year to host celebrations out of doors. Join us to chat about throwing backyard parties, parkside picnics and porch happy hours that will make everyone happy! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Events At Nearby Stores

Wellness Wednesday with Whole Body
Wednesday, April 1st
7:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Join us in the Café for a workshop about healthy fats that are great for your Whole Body.

Join us in the Café for a workshop about healthy fats that are great for your Whole Body.

Pembroke Pines Farmers’ Market
Thursday, April 2nd
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Parking Lot, FREE

Join us every Thursday from 4-8PM where more than 40 vendors set up shop at the west end of the parking lot, offering locally grown produce, homemade products, and other unique goodies not found at any grocery store. Guests are invited to come out and shop for some of the freshest products in town, while supporting their local vendors/farmers offering items such as: hand crafted jams and jellies; local honey; exotic fruits; hand poured soy candles; plants, trees, and fresh herbs; freshly made guacamole, ceviche, and salsas; and much more!

Join us every Thursday from 4-8PM where more than 40 vendors set up shop at the west end of the parking lot, offering locally grown produce, homemade products, and other unique goodies not found a

Spring Fling - Storewide Tasting
Thursday, April 2nd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Around the Store, Free

Join us for a night of Spring Flavors! Each team will prepare a spring inspired bite! Vote for your favorite pick and be entered to win $25 Whole Foods Market gift card.

Join us for a night of Spring Flavors! Each team will prepare a spring inspired bite! Vote for your favorite pick and be entered to win $25 Whole Foods Market gift card.