October 2013

Thu
03
Twitter Chat: Fall Seasonal Brews
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Fall Seasonal Brews
Thursday, October 3rd
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

With the arrival of fall comes the release of many seasonal craft beers. We'll highlight some of our very favorites and ask you to do the same! Follow #WFMbeer to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Sat
05
Kids Club & Music on the Patio
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Gateway
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Kids Club & Music on the Patio
Saturday, October 5th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Gateway, Free

Join for a Kids Club activity and live music on the patio every Saturday from Noon-2 pm!

Sat
05
Booo Bee Kids Club with BeeSweet Lemonade
1:00 PM @ Gateway
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Booo Bee Kids Club with BeeSweet Lemonade
Saturday, October 5th
1:00 PM
Gateway, Free

Kids and parents are invited to join us at 1 pm for a special peer-taught workshop with young entrepreneur Mikaila, owner of BeeSweet Lemonade! She will be teaching Kids Club participants all about the importance of bees and will lead a Halloween themed bee-friendly craft. Afterwards, participants will enjoy juice and cookies provided by Whole Foods Market. Sign up today with Guest Services as space is limited! (512) 345-5003

 

Thu
10
Apple Fest Wine & Beer Dinner
7:00 PM @ Gateway
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Apple Fest Wine & Beer Dinner
Thursday, October 10th
7:00 PM
Gateway, $30 per person-RSVP with Guest Services

Celebrate the season with a four course dinner featuring the flavors of fall paired with hard apple ciders and delicious wines. 

 

Space is extremely limited. Please purchase tickets in advance at our Guest Services counter.

Thu
10
Twitter Chat: Wines From South Africa - Part II
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From South Africa - Part II
Thursday, October 10th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

 

Deliciously diverse, the wines of South Africa are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the three bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (Find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

 
Sat
12
Kids Club & Music on the Patio
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Gateway
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Kids Club & Music on the Patio
Saturday, October 12th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Gateway, Free

Join for a Kids Club activity and live music on the patio every Saturday from Noon-2 pm!

Sat
12
Bats in the Pantry
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Gateway
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Bats in the Pantry
Saturday, October 12th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Gateway, Free

Nectar feeding bats pollinate many valuable plants and trees including wild banana, avocado, date, fig, mango, eucalyptus and balsa wood just to name a few. Sample recipes in each department made with ingredients that include spices or plant foods either protected by bats or brought directly to us by bats. Our Kids Club will be joining in on the fun with a special bat-themed activity on the patio! 

Thu
17
Twitter Chat: Pumpkin-Palooza
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Pumpkin-Palooza
Thursday, October 17th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The arrival of pumpkins is a sure sign that fall is officially here. We'll discuss tips, tricks and ideas for enjoying these gorgeous gourds in the kitchen! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
19
Apple Fest Cookout
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Gateway
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Apple Fest Cookout
Saturday, October 19th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Gateway

Nothing says 'fall is here' like warm apple cider and hot apple pie! We're enjoying the cooler weather with an apple-themed cookout on the patio. Enjoy live music and kid-friendly crafts and games while you eat.

Thu
24
Twitter Chat: A Healthful Halloween
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Healthful Halloween
Thursday, October 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Halloween is just a week away... Are you prepared for the onslaught of ghost, goblins and ghouls? We'll be discussing ideas for healthier treats and goodies, and share photos of costumes, jack-o-lanterns and more! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
25
Poverty is Unecessary Day
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM @ Gateway
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Poverty is Unecessary Day
Friday, October 25th
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Gateway, Free

On October 25th, Whole Planet Foundation celebrates Poverty is Unnecessary Day to thank and spotlight nine Whole Foods Market® suppliers who have each committed $25,000, this year, to fund the foundation’s microlending efforts. We’re celebrating this commitment with store-wide sampling of Whole Planet Foundation partner products and client-inspired recipes!

Sat
26
Halloween Bash
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Gateway
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Halloween Bash
Saturday, October 26th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Gateway

There’s nothing scary about this Halloween Bash, just tons of fun! Enjoy music, food, face painting and Halloween crafts & games. Be sure to wear your costumes!

Events At Nearby Stores

Story-time and Crafts
Tuesday, July 22nd
9:30 AM
Domain Mezzanine Level, Free
Looking for something fun and free to do with the kids? We'll be reading a new story each week! After the book, we'll be doing crafts related to the story. 
 
Appropriate for ages 2-5yrs old. Story-time is held out on our mezzanine and parental supervision is requested.
Looking for something fun and free to do with the kids? We'll be reading a new story each week! After the book, we'll be doing crafts related to the story. 
 
POP-UP VEGAN RESTAURANT
Tuesday, July 22nd
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods near Happy Trails Bar, $6

Andi Jo is creating another amazing vegan dish for lunch today. You'll be addicted after the first bite.

Andi Jo is creating another amazing vegan dish for lunch today. You'll be addicted after the first bite.

Health Starts Here Lunch Meetup
Tuesday, July 22nd
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Community Room, Free!

Looking for support during your 28 day Healthy Eating Challenge? Join our Healthy Eating Specialist Emily for a lunch meet-up and get the support, tips, materials and answers you seek! From ingredient substitutions and meal ideas to catching up on missed events, this is your chance to meet your support network and learn how to get the most from your 28 day challenge and our Health Starts Here program.

Looking for support during your 28 day Healthy Eating Challenge? Join our Healthy Eating Specialist Emily for a lunch meet-up and get the support, tips, materials and answers you seek!