December 2014

Wed
03
Nutrient Dense Wednesdays with Jenny
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Nutrient Dense Wednesdays with Jenny
Wednesday, December 3rd
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway, FREE

Visit our Gateway Healthy Eating Specialist, Jenny, every Wednesday from 12-2 in our Prepared Foods Department for special tips, tricks, and samples! Jenny is a Chef trained in Raw, Vegan, Ayurvedic, Macrobiotic, and Gluten Free techniques. Private consultations, Healthy Eating Tours, and Healthy Teacher Trainings are available. Email Jennifer.Vitera@wholefoods.com

Thu
04
Twitter Chat: Wines for the Holidays
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines for the Holidays
Thursday, December 4th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

No holiday celebration is complete without a few bottles of wine, so join in on the chat to discover our recommendations for the season! Buy a few ahead of time and taste and tweet with us through our favorites. See the list here: http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/wine Follow #WFMwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST. 

Sat
06
Seasonal Whole Food Demo in Produce with Jenny
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway - Produce
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Seasonal Whole Food Demo in Produce with Jenny
Saturday, December 6th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway - Produce, FREE

Fall is a great time for Seasonal Produce! Visit Jenny in Produce from 11-1PM on Saturdays for a taste of our best Seasonal offerings.

Sat
06
Kid's Club
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Kid's Club
Saturday, December 6th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway, FREE

Join Team Member Kaitlin every Saturday on our beautiful patio (or in our cafe in case of weather!) for a fun kid's craft and healthy snack from 12-2! 

Sun
07
Build Your Own Omelette in Prepared Foods!
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway - Pop Up Kitchen
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Build Your Own Omelette in Prepared Foods!
Sunday, December 7th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Gateway - Pop Up Kitchen, $7 Omelettes

Join us at our Pop-Up Venue in Prepared Foods every Sunday, for a fresh and fabulous Omelette - just the way you like it - for only $7! We use only Cage Free eggs in our omelettes and make them to order from 9-11AM. Don't miss out on this Sunday brunch treat.

Wed
10
Nutrient Dense Wednesdays with Jenny
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Nutrient Dense Wednesdays with Jenny
Wednesday, December 10th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway, FREE

Visit our Gateway Healthy Eating Specialist, Jenny, every Wednesday from 12-2 in our Prepared Foods Department for special tips, tricks, and samples! Jenny is a Chef trained in Raw, Vegan, Ayurvedic, Macrobiotic, and Gluten Free techniques. Private consultations, Healthy Eating Tours, and Healthy Teacher Trainings are available. Email Jennifer.Vitera@wholefoods.com

Thu
11
Twitter Chat: Spectacular Entertaining
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Spectacular Entertaining
Thursday, December 11th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

From large celebrations to comforting dinners and small cocktail soirees, the holiday season is THE time for entertaining. Join us on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to swap recipes, ideas, and more. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation.

Fri
12
Stuff The Bus with Capital Area Food Bank/Cap Metro
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Stuff The Bus with Capital Area Food Bank/Cap Metro
Friday, December 12th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Gateway, FREE

Help Whole Foods Market Austin stores stuff 2 Capital Metro busses with 30,000 meals for Central Texas families. Donate pantry staples to Capital Area Food Bank at all 5 locations! Learn more at www.capmetro.org/stuffthebus

Sat
13
Bring Local Home for the Holidays - Local Vendor Fair
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Bring Local Home for the Holidays - Local Vendor Fair
Saturday, December 13th
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway, FREE

Join us in celebrating all things Local for the Holidays! We will have Local Vendor demos store-wide from 10am-7pm, with special guest Silly Angel holding a card-making workshop from 12-2PM. Email olivia.hayden@wholefoods.com for more details.

Sat
13
Seasonal Whole Food Demo in Produce with Jenny
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway - Produce
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Seasonal Whole Food Demo in Produce with Jenny
Saturday, December 13th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway - Produce, FREE

Fall is a great time for Seasonal Produce! Visit Jenny in Produce from 11-1PM on Saturdays for a taste of our best Seasonal offerings.

Sat
13
Kid's Club
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Kid's Club
Saturday, December 13th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway, FREE

Join Team Member Kaitlin every Saturday on our beautiful patio (or in our cafe in case of weather!) for a fun kid's craft and healthy snack from 12-2! 

Sun
14
Build Your Own Omelette in Prepared Foods!
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway - Pop Up Kitchen
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Build Your Own Omelette in Prepared Foods!
Sunday, December 14th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Gateway - Pop Up Kitchen, $7 Omelettes

Join us at our Pop-Up Venue in Prepared Foods every Sunday, for a fresh and fabulous Omelette - just the way you like it - for only $7! We use only Cage Free eggs in our omelettes and make them to order from 9-11AM. Don't miss out on this Sunday brunch treat.

Wed
17
Nutrient Dense Wednesdays with Jenny
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Nutrient Dense Wednesdays with Jenny
Wednesday, December 17th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway, FREE

Visit our Gateway Healthy Eating Specialist, Jenny, every Wednesday from 12-2 in our Prepared Foods Department for special tips, tricks, and samples! Jenny is a Chef trained in Raw, Vegan, Ayurvedic, Macrobiotic, and Gluten Free techniques. Private consultations, Healthy Eating Tours, and Healthy Teacher Trainings are available. Email Jennifer.Vitera@wholefoods.com

Thu
18
Twitter Chat: Cooking for the Holidays
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Cooking for the Holidays
Thursday, December 18th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

It's almost time for the second big feast of the holiday season! Whether you're looking for a main course, sumptious sides or delicious desserts you're sure to find it during our chat. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Sat
20
Seasonal Whole Food Demo in Produce with Jenny
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway - Produce
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Seasonal Whole Food Demo in Produce with Jenny
Saturday, December 20th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway - Produce, FREE

Fall is a great time for Seasonal Produce! Visit Jenny in Produce from 11-1PM on Saturdays for a taste of our best Seasonal offerings.

Sat
20
Kid's Club
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Kid's Club
Saturday, December 20th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway, FREE

Join Team Member Kaitlin every Saturday on our beautiful patio (or in our cafe in case of weather!) for a fun kid's craft and healthy snack from 12-2! 

Sat
20
Holiday Cookie Decorating Class
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway - Cafe
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Holiday Cookie Decorating Class
Saturday, December 20th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway - Cafe, $5 donation to Capital Area Food Bank

Join us for a Holiday Themed sugar cookie decorating class. We'll be providing cookies, frosting, and expert tips from our Bakery team. RSVP and $5 Donation to Capital Area Food Bank required. To RSVP, email Olivia.Hayden@wholefoods.com, call (512) 345-5003 and ask for a Guest Services Supervisor, or come to our Guest Services Desk. Space is limited, so sign up today!

Sun
21
Build Your Own Omelette in Prepared Foods!
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway - Pop Up Kitchen
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Build Your Own Omelette in Prepared Foods!
Sunday, December 21st
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Gateway - Pop Up Kitchen, $7 Omelettes

Join us at our Pop-Up Venue in Prepared Foods every Sunday, for a fresh and fabulous Omelette - just the way you like it - for only $7! We use only Cage Free eggs in our omelettes and make them to order from 9-11AM. Don't miss out on this Sunday brunch treat.

Wed
24
Nutrient Dense Wednesdays with Jenny
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Nutrient Dense Wednesdays with Jenny
Wednesday, December 24th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway, FREE

Visit our Gateway Healthy Eating Specialist, Jenny, every Wednesday from 12-2 in our Prepared Foods Department for special tips, tricks, and samples! Jenny is a Chef trained in Raw, Vegan, Ayurvedic, Macrobiotic, and Gluten Free techniques. Private consultations, Healthy Eating Tours, and Healthy Teacher Trainings are available. Email Jennifer.Vitera@wholefoods.com

Sat
27
Kids Club
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Kids Club
Saturday, December 27th
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway , FREE

Join us every Saturday for Kids Club events run by our Guest Services Team Member, Kaitlin! We'll have craft activities, snack ideas, and more every Saturday on our patio (or in the cafe in case of rain or cold weather).

Sat
27
Seasonal Whole Food Demo in Produce with Jenny
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway - Produce
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Seasonal Whole Food Demo in Produce with Jenny
Saturday, December 27th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway - Produce, FREE

Fall is a great time for Seasonal Produce! Visit Jenny in Produce from 11-1PM on Saturdays for a taste of our best Seasonal offerings.

Sat
27
Kid's Club
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Kid's Club
Saturday, December 27th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway, FREE

Join Team Member Kaitlin every Saturday on our beautiful patio (or in our cafe in case of weather!) for a fun kid's craft and healthy snack from 12-2! 

Sun
28
Build Your Own Omelette in Prepared Foods!
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway - Pop Up Kitchen
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Build Your Own Omelette in Prepared Foods!
Sunday, December 28th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Gateway - Pop Up Kitchen, $7 Omelettes

Join us at our Pop-Up Venue in Prepared Foods every Sunday, for a fresh and fabulous Omelette - just the way you like it - for only $7! We use only Cage Free eggs in our omelettes and make them to order from 9-11AM. Don't miss out on this Sunday brunch treat.

Sun
28
Stunning Sparklers: Wine and Cheese Pairing
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Stunning Sparklers: Wine and Cheese Pairing
Sunday, December 28th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway, $30 per person

Have you always wanted to wow your guests with the best bubbly, but didn't want to splurge without tasting first? This event is for you! We'll be sampling four of our finest sparkling wines, complete with hand-picked cheese pairings from our talented Specialty Team.

$30 per person includes tastes of the four wines below with cheese and charcuterie pairings. We'll have live music, giveaways, and more! Don't miss this special event, just in time for your New Year's gatherings. RSVP Required via Eventbrite: Register HERE.

Gaston Chiquet Growers Champagne - France

Juve Y camp Rose’- Spain

Argyle Brut - Oregon

Castello Bonomi Cru Perdu Franciacorta Docg Brut- Italy

Wed
31
Nutrient Dense Wednesdays with Jenny
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Gateway
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Nutrient Dense Wednesdays with Jenny
Wednesday, December 31st
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Gateway, FREE

Visit our Gateway Healthy Eating Specialist, Jenny, every Wednesday from 12-2 in our Prepared Foods Department for special tips, tricks, and samples! Jenny is a Chef trained in Raw, Vegan, Ayurvedic, Macrobiotic, and Gluten Free techniques. Private consultations, Healthy Eating Tours, and Healthy Teacher Trainings are available. Email Jennifer.Vitera@wholefoods.com

Events At Nearby Stores

Hearth Fired Pizza Night!
Thursday, December 25th
12:00 AM
Pizza , $10.99
Need a hot and easy dinner solution? Thursday ONLY, all of our hot pizzas are just $10.99! Choose up to three toppings. All of our delicious pizzas are handmade with fresh toppings, premium cheeses, fresh made sauce, and our very own home style crust.

 

Call 512-358-2460 to place your order and ensure a speedy pick-up, or stick around the store and enjoy your pizza at Happy Trails Bar.

 

 

Need a hot and easy dinner solution? Thursday ONLY, all of our hot pizzas are just $10.99! Choose up to three toppings.
Ice Skating Rink at Lamar
Thursday, December 25th
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Rooftop Plaza, $10 per person

We're bringing back our beloved ice rink on the plaza this holiday season!

We will be open daily from 11am - 9pm, cost is $10 per person.  Shoe sizes range from size 8 in Juniors to 14 in Mens!

 

Our Holiday Hours on the ice rink are:

12/24, Christmas Eve, 11am-6pm

12/25, Christmas Day, CLOSED

12/31, New Year's Eve, 11am-8pm

1/1, New year's Day, 11am-7pm

 

Please note the following private parties are being held and therefore the rink will be closed to the public at these times:

Thursday, 12/4, from 7pm-8pm

Sunday, 12/7, from 2pm-3pm

Friday, 12/12, from 4:30pm-5:30pm

Saturday, 12/13, from 1p-2pm

Sunday, 12/14, from 4pm-9pm (Rink is open to the public 11am-4pm)

Monday, 12/22, from 11am-12pm

Tuesday, 12/30, from 2pm-4pm

Thursday, 1/8, from 5:30pm - 6:30pm 

 

For further information on full ice rink rentals, email Sheila.Garcia@wholefoods.com , Marketing Team Leader at Lamar.

We're bringing back our beloved ice rink on the plaza this holiday season!

Ice Skating Rink at Lamar
Friday, December 26th
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Rooftop Plaza, $10 per person

We're bringing back our beloved ice rink on the plaza this holiday season!

We will be open daily from 11am - 9pm, cost is $10 per person.  Shoe sizes range from size 8 in Juniors to 14 in Mens!

 

Our Holiday Hours on the ice rink are:

12/24, Christmas Eve, 11am-6pm

12/25, Christmas Day, CLOSED

12/31, New Year's Eve, 11am-8pm

1/1, New year's Day, 11am-7pm

 

Please note the following private parties are being held and therefore the rink will be closed to the public at these times:

Thursday, 12/4, from 7pm-8pm

Sunday, 12/7, from 2pm-3pm

Friday, 12/12, from 4:30pm-5:30pm

Saturday, 12/13, from 1p-2pm

Sunday, 12/14, from 4pm-9pm (Rink is open to the public 11am-4pm)

Monday, 12/22, from 11am-12pm

Tuesday, 12/30, from 2pm-4pm

Thursday, 1/8, from 5:30pm - 6:30pm 

 

For further information on full ice rink rentals, email Sheila.Garcia@wholefoods.com , Marketing Team Leader at Lamar.

We're bringing back our beloved ice rink on the plaza this holiday season!