March 2014

Sat
01
Ask the Nutritionist
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Hillcrest
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Ask the Nutritionist
Saturday, March 1st
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Hillcrest, free

Questions regarding health issues and dietary concerns? Certified Nutrition Specialist Barbara Solomon will spend a few minutes with you to offer some answers.  In Whole Body.

Sun
02
Pancake Breakfast for the Planet
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Whole Foods Market Hillcrest
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Pancake Breakfast for the Planet
Sunday, March 2nd
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Whole Foods Market Hillcrest, donation to Whole Planet Foundation

Start the day with a good – and very tasty - deed! Enjoy a scrumptious pancake breakfast and help provide microloans to the Whole Planet Foundation

Tue
04
Fat Tuesday Celebration in the 7th Avenue Pub
12:00 AM @ 7th Avenue Pub
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Fat Tuesday Celebration in the 7th Avenue Pub
Tuesday, March 4th
12:00 AM
7th Avenue Pub

Join us as we celebrate Fat Tuesday/Mardi Gras with culinary favorites and cold beer! 

Thu
06
Alaffia Tour
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Hillcrest
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Alaffia Tour
Thursday, March 6th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Hillcrest, free

Meet two of the women who have been empowered by the fair trade cooperatives that Alaffia sets up and supports.  www.alaffia.com.

Sat
08
The Parmesan Crack
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM @ Whole Foods Market Hillcrest
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The Parmesan Crack
Saturday, March 8th
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Whole Foods Market Hillcrest, free

We honor the crown jewel of cheeses-Parmigiano Reggiano!  Today, all Whole Foods Market stores will demonstrate the ancient art of cracking and sampling our hand-selected wheels of 24-month aged Parmigiano Reggiano as we attempt a cheese cracking world record

Sun
09
Bagel Breakfast for the Planet
8:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Whole Foods Market Hillcrest
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Bagel Breakfast for the Planet
Sunday, March 9th
8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Whole Foods Market Hillcrest, $3 donation

Start the day with a good – and very tasty - deed! Enjoy a lox and bagel breakfast and help provide microloans to the Whole Planet Foundation

Tue
11
“Savor San Diego”, Season 2 Cast Party
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ 7th Avenue Pub
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“Savor San Diego”, Season 2 Cast Party
Tuesday, March 11th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
7th Avenue Pub, free

You're invited to mix and mingle with Su-Mei Yu and the exceptional local food producers, ranchers, and community cultivators from season two of Savor San Diego. Enjoy the pub's Happy Hour and complimentary tastes of dishes from the show.

Wed
12
Wines of the World-Italy
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ 7th Avenue Pub
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Wines of the World-Italy
Wednesday, March 12th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
7th Avenue Pub, $10

Join us to taste wines from the top of Italy’s boot to the tip of its heel, paired with traditional culinary favorites.  

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
Thursday, March 13th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of Italy are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the four 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.

Mon
17
St Patty’s Day at the 7th Avenue Pub
12:00 AM @ 7th Avenue Pub
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St Patty’s Day at the 7th Avenue Pub
Monday, March 17th
12:00 AM
7th Avenue Pub

"Erin Go Bragh."! Get your green on and join us in the 7th avenue pub for traditional St Patty’s pub grub and of course, beer!

Wed
19
Party for Good, a Whole Planet Foundation Fundraiser
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Mike Hess Brewing in North Park
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Party for Good, a Whole Planet Foundation Fundraiser
Wednesday, March 19th
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Mike Hess Brewing in North Park, Admission free; donations to the Whole Planet Foundation

Live Free Music! Silent Auction! Delicious food, local wine and beer at great prices! Don’t miss this free event at one of our favorite local vendors – Mike Hess Brewing in North Park. All proceeds go to the Whole Planet Foundation to provide microcredit loans to primarily women’s home based businesses in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the US. (Silent auction items needed!)

Thu
20
Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
Thursday, March 20th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Giving can be hyper local or support for someone you've never met half way around the world. What matters is how we can all work together to create opportunity for ourselves and others to grow. Join us as we talk about ways we can all help to eradicate poverty. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
22
Local March Mocha Madness, a fundraiser for the Whole Planet Foundation
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Hillcrest
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Local March Mocha Madness, a fundraiser for the Whole Planet Foundation
Saturday, March 22nd
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Hillcrest, $2 donation to the Whole Planet Foundation

Stop by our coffee bar to help us decide which Local Mocha reigns supreme

Sat
22
Your Health is Your Wealth
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ 7th Avenue Pub
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Your Health is Your Wealth
Saturday, March 22nd
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
7th Avenue Pub, free

Join Carolyn Gross, author and health care advocate, to learn some surprising new findings in the fight against cancer. (In the 7th Avenue Pub).  To register:  http://breakthecancercode.eventbrite.com. 

Wed
26
Sake, Sushi and Cheese Tasting
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ 7th Avenue Pub
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Sake, Sushi and Cheese Tasting
Wednesday, March 26th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
7th Avenue Pub, $10

Join Brian Booth, Master Sake Sommelier as he shows us the unlikely. but heavenly combinations of Sake, Sushi and Cheese.  

Events At Nearby Stores

A Buck A Shuck Oysters
Friday, March 6th
12:00 AM
Seafood & Torrey Pints,

Oysters are $1 each in our seafood department and in Torrey Pints come by and enjoy some yummy oysters for a spectacular price! 

Oysters are $1 each in our seafood department and in Torrey Pints come by and enjoy some yummy oysters for a spectacular price! 

Happy Hour at Trifecta Tavern
Friday, March 6th
4:00 PM
Trifecta Tavern, $1 OFF

Enjoy $1 off all beers and house wines during Happy Hour at Trifecta Tavern!

Enjoy $1 off all beers and house wines during Happy Hour at Trifecta Tavern!

Live Music: Amanda Braxton
Friday, March 6th
5:00 PM
Torrey Pints ,

Live music in Torrey Pints with Prepared Foods Team Member and local musician, Amanda Braxton

Live music in Torrey Pints with Prepared Foods Team Member and local musician, Amanda Braxton