February 2014

Sat
01
Tailgating Favorites
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ storewide
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Tailgating Favorites
Saturday, February 1st
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
storewide, free

‘Tailgating Favorites’

Saturday February 1, 2014

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Storewide/free

 Get your game on, and get some new recipes! We will be sampling our favorites throughout the store. Let us help make your big game day a winner!

Wed
05
Healthy Eating : E2 Challenge : Dairy Alternatives
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Healthy Eating : E2 Challenge : Dairy Alternatives
Wednesday, February 5th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center

Healthy Eating: E2 Challenge Dairy Alternatives

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

6:30pm to 7:30pm, $10.00

Lifestyle Center

Instructor: Mark Mattson

Menu: “Better-Milk “Biscuits, Mac & “Geez “, Collards with Ginger Miso Dressing

Registration is required

Thu
06
Thirsty Thursday : Sweetheart Edition
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Wine & Cheese Department
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Thirsty Thursday : Sweetheart Edition
Thursday, February 6th
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Wine & Cheese Department, free

Thirsty Thursday: Sweetheart Edition

Thursday, February 6, 2014

5:30pm to 7:00pm

 Join us in our newly appointed Specialty Department for a Valentine’s sampling of wines, cheese and fondue! This event is free, but requires registration. Inquire at our customer service booth.

Fri
07
Paleo
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Paleo
Friday, February 7th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Lifestyle Center

Friday, February 7, 2014, 

6:30pm to 8:30pm, $20.00

Lifestyle Center

Instructor: Chef Melanie Stewart

Menu: Forager Salad, Grilled Salmon with Spiced Turnips, Fresh Mango with Lime Juice and Black Salt

Wine will be served

Registration is required

Tue
11
Valentine Block Party
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ store-wide
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Valentine Block Party
Tuesday, February 11th
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
store-wide, free

Valentine Block Party

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Storewide

Free

 ‘Love is in the air!’ Join us for the sweetest block party of the year! Each of our teams will show their love with unique demos that are sure to win your heart!

Wed
12
Healthy Eating : E2 Challenge : Pizza Possibilities
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Healthy Eating : E2 Challenge : Pizza Possibilities
Wednesday, February 12th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center

Healthy Eating: E2 Challenge: Pizza Possibilities

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

6:30pm to 7:30pm, $10.00

Lifestyle Center

Instructor: Mark Mattson

 Menu:  The ‘Chattanooga’ with BBQ Sauce, Black-Eyed Peas, Roasted Corn & Scallions, The ‘Greek’, with Pesto, Caramelized Onions, Tomatoes, Artichokes & Olives

Registration is required

Thu
13
Vegan Valentine
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Vegan Valentine
Thursday, February 13th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center

Vegan Valentine

Thursday, February 13, 2014

6:30pm to 8:00pm, $ 20.00

Lifestyle Center

Instructor: Chef Melanie Stewart

Menu: Seitan ‘Steak’ Diane, Miso-Mashed Potatoes, Cherry Chocolate Chip Bread Pudding with Coconut Caramel

Wine will be served

Registration is required

Sat
15
A Taste of Ethiopia
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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A Taste of Ethiopia
Saturday, February 15th
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Lifestyle Center

A Taste of Ethiopia

Saturday, February 15th

12:30pm to 2:00pm, $ 15.00

Lifestyle Center

Instructors: Chef Melanie Stewart and Eleni Berhe

Menu: Chicken’ Wat’, Lentils & Vegetables, Easy Injera Bread, Coffee

Wine will be served

Registration is required

Tue
18
Super Foods, Easy Food
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Super Foods, Easy Food
Tuesday, February 18th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center

Super Foods, Easy Food

Tuesday, February 18th

6:30pm to 8:00pm, $ 15.00

Lifestyle Center

Instructor: Chef Melanie Stewart

Menu: Pumpkin Soup, Berry Greens Salad, Super Chunk Oatmeal Cookies

Wine will be served

Registration is required

Wed
19
Whole Planet Foundation Register Drive
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Storewide
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Whole Planet Foundation Register Drive
Wednesday, February 19th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Storewide

Established in 2005 by Whole Foods Market, Whole Planet Foundation is dedicated to providing microloans (small loans of about $175 each) to women in developing areas to start their own businesses.  We will be taking donations from February 19-March 31 in our stores to help women around the world start their own businesses.  A non-profit organization, 100% of your donation will go directly to providing microloans.  Donate at the registers as you check out or attend one of our fundraising events to help this great organization! 

Wed
19
Whole Planet Foundation Kickoff Party
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Storewide
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Whole Planet Foundation Kickoff Party
Wednesday, February 19th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Storewide, Free

Today is the first day of our fundraising efforts for Whole Planet Foundation.  Founded in 2005, Whole Planet Foundation provides microloans (of approx. $175 each) to women around the world to start their own businesses.  Currently helping in 59 countries, including the United States, there is a repayment rate of 97% and the foundation has assisted over 1 million people. 

To kickoff our fundraiser we'll have a party!  Our team members will be representing their home countries, we'll have a dj playing music from around the world, samples from some of our Supplier Partners, a raffle for a Whole Planet Foundation themed gift basket and lots of info about how you can help people get a hand up, not a handout.  

Wed
19
Healthy Eating : E2 Challenge : What ! No Oils !
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Healthy Eating : E2 Challenge : What ! No Oils !
Wednesday, February 19th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center

Healthy Eating: E2 Challenge: What! No Oils!

Wednesday, February 19th

6:30pm to 7:30pm, $ 10.00

Lifestyle Center

Instructor: Mark Mattson

Menu: Ale-Marinated Portobello Burgers with Sweet Potato Fries, Italian ‘Eat Balls’ with Marinara

Registration is required

Thu
20
Twitter Chat: Winter Comfort
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Winter Comfort
Thursday, February 20th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The weather is still cold... How do you eat to keep warm? Join us to share recipes and stories around how and why food is so comforting during the winter months! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
20
Retro Recipes : White House Favorites
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Retro Recipes : White House Favorites
Thursday, February 20th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center

Retro Recipes: White House Favorites

Thursday, February 20th

6:30pm to 8:00pm, $ 20.00

Lifestyle Center

Instructor: Chef Melanie Stewart

Menu: Thomas Jefferson’s Beef Stew, All-American Baked Macaroni & Cheese, Ladybird’s Texas German Chocolate Cake

Wine will be served

Registration is required

Fri
21
Meet Florida Panther's Mascot Stanley
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Storewide
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Meet Florida Panther's Mascot Stanley
Friday, February 21st
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Storewide, Free

Meet the official mascot of the Florida Panthers, Stanley C. Panther, as he mingles with our customers in honor of our 5% Day on February 26 for the Florida Panthers Foundation.  Stanley will have more information about the foundation and will also take pictures with customers.  And be sure to come back to do your shopping on February 26; we'll donate 5% of that day's net sales to the Florida Panthers Foundation to help support the fight against pediatric cancer. 

Fri
21
Single Note Series : Pomegranate
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Single Note Series : Pomegranate
Friday, February 21st
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Lifestyle Center

Single Note Series: Pomegranate

Friday, February 21st

6:30pm to 8:30pm, $ 20.00

Lifestyle Center

Instructor: Chef Melanie Stewart

Menu: Pomegranate Bellinis, Pomegranate-Glazed Flap Steak with Toasted Pine Nut Gremolata, Pomegranate Panna Cotta

Wine will be served

Registration is required

Tue
25
Heart Beets
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Heart Beets
Tuesday, February 25th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center

Heart Beets

Tuesday, February 25th

6:30pm to 8:00pm, $ 20.00

Lifestyle Center

Instructor: Chef Melanie Stewart

Menu: Beet Chips with Curried Yogurt Dip, Beet Gnocchi with Poppy Seed Browned Butter & ‘Robusto’ Aged Gouda, Real Red Velvet Cake with White Chocolate Frosting

Wine will be served

Registration is required

Wed
26
5% Day Benefiting the Florida Panthers Foundation
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ store
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5% Day Benefiting the Florida Panthers Foundation
Wednesday, February 26th
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
store

5% Day Benefiting the Florida Panthers Foundation

Wednesday, February 26th

Shop any Whole Foods Market in Broward County on February 26th as 5% of the day’s net sales will be donated to The Florida Panthers Foundation. The funds will support the foundation’s commitment to assisting those children and families affected by pediatric cancer.

Wed
26
Healthy Eating : E2 Challenge : Your New Life !
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Healthy Eating : E2 Challenge : Your New Life !
Wednesday, February 26th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Lifestyle Center

Healthy Eating: E2 Challenge: Your New Life

Wednesday, February 26th

6:30pm to 7:30pm, $ 10.00

Lifestyle Center

Instructor: Mark Mattson

Menu: Shepherd’s Pie, Dark Chocolate Brownies

Registration is required

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Food in Film
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Food in Film
Thursday, February 27th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The biggest awards show of the season is coming up! Join us to chat about this year's favorites as well as the culinary classics of the past. Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

 

 

Thu
27
Vegan Egypt
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Vegan Egypt
Thursday, February 27th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center

Vegan Egypt

Thursday, February 27th

6:30pm to 8:00pm, $15.00

 Lifestyle Center

Instructor: Chef Melanie Stewart

Menu: Dukkah (seed, nut & spice dip with pita & tomatoes), Kushari (a dish of rice, beans, herbs & toasted vermicelli), Semolina Cake with Hibiscus & Rose Syrup

Wine will be served

Registration is required

Fri
28
Perfect Partners : Beer & Cheese Edition
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lifestyle Center
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Perfect Partners : Beer & Cheese Edition
Friday, February 28th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lifestyle Center

Perfect Partners: Beer & Cheese Edition

Friday, February 28th

6:30pm to 8:00pm, $20.00

Lifestyle Center

Instructors: Chef Melanie Stewart and David Hall

Menu: Belgian and Belgian-Style Beers paired with cheese & charcuterie

Registration is required

Events At Nearby Stores

Curbside Kitchen: Greens & Grains Bar
Thursday, August 28th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
In the parking lot, $6 donation to Whole Kids Foundation

Curbside Kitchen: Greens & Grains Bar
Thursday, August 28, 5-8pm, $6 donation to Whole Kids Foundation
Hang out with our Healthy Eating Specialist Lisa and make your very own greens and grains plate with a choice 5 prepared food health starts here items. Vegans welcome!

Curbside Kitchen: Greens & Grains Bar
Thursday, August 28, 5-8pm, $6 donation to Whole Kids Foundation

Food Truck Fridays
Friday, August 29th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $6

Join us every Friday for a food truck party in the store and enjoy some of our favorite street food style dishes!

·         Friday, August 1st: Fish Tacos with Mango Salsa

·         Friday, August, 8th: Loaded Nachos

·         Friday, August 15th: Turkey Hot Dog

·         Friday, August 22nd: Cheesy Waffle Fries

·         Friday, August 29th: Philly Cheesesteak 

Join us every Friday for a food truck party in the store and enjoy some of our favorite street food style dishes!

·         Friday, August 1st: Fish Tacos with Mango Salsa

Meet Your Butcher!
Friday, August 29th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Meat, Free

The old-fashioned butcher shop isn’t extinct. Come on in and meet your Aventura butcher, Juan. He will be on the floor, cutting and filleting some of our highest quality meats and demoing delicious cuts for you to try for your Labor Day celebrations!

The old-fashioned butcher shop isn’t extinct. Come on in and meet your Aventura butcher, Juan.