August 2013

Thu
01
Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
Thursday, August 1st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The calendar may indicate that summer's coming to a close, but the weather sure isn't! Join us for a fun online discussion where we share our best tips and tricks for the grill, as well as favorite foods to cook over live fire! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
01
Beer School
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Cafe
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Beer School
Thursday, August 1st
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cafe, $5.00

If you haven’t attended one of our beer specialist Lynda’s famous beer schools, you are missing out! Join Lynda this week as she delves into Breckenridge Brewery.  Sample craft beers and micro brews accompanied with tasty bites prepared by our Prepared Foods Team all for just five bucks...it doesn't get any better than that!

 

Space is limited.  Ages 21 & up.

Sat
03
Whole Deal Deals
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Whole Deal Deals
Saturday, August 3rd
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store-wide, Free

If you haven't picked up a copy of our Whole Deal booklet, you're missing out!  Join us as we sample some of the great deals featured in our current issue.

Thu
08
Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
Thursday, August 8th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As summer vacation comes to an end, let's take a moment to remember the last three months. Join us to swap our very best memories, stories and photos of summer 2013! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
10
Fire Up the Hatch
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Fire Up the Hatch
Saturday, August 10th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store-wide, Free

They’re baaaaaaack!  Hatch Chile season is one of our favorite times at Whole Foods Market.  Delivered straight from New Mexico with a short season, these won’t last long, so come try our favorite Hatch creations!

Thu
15
Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
Thursday, August 15th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Getting kids to think differently about their food choices can be a challenge. Join us for an online discussion to share tips and best practices for inspiring small changes that will ultimately have a big impact on better nutrition! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
15
Wine School - Save the Date!
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Cafe
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Wine School - Save the Date!
Thursday, August 15th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cafe, $5.00

Save the date for one of Lynda’s fabulous wine schools!  Details and registration link will be provided closer to the event, however, if you have any immediate questions please email lynda.carlson@wholefoods.com.

Fri
16
The Skinny on Healthy Weight Management with Kimberly Olson of Genesis Today, Inc.
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Cafe
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The Skinny on Healthy Weight Management with Kimberly Olson of Genesis Today, Inc.
Friday, August 16th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Cafe, Free

Join us on your lunch break as FitKim of Genesis Today explains the skinny on natural, healthy weight management and offers simple, “stick-with-it” ways to improve your diet.  You will also have a chance to sample a superfruit juice.

Fri
16
Dogfish Head Tap Takeover & Yappy Hour
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Bar Alto
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Dogfish Head Tap Takeover & Yappy Hour
Friday, August 16th
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Bar Alto, Prices Vary

Dogfish Head Brewing Co. is taking over the taps at Bar Alto with their award-winning craft beer, and to kick it off, we are hosting a Yappy Hour on the patio!  Bring your canine counterpart and join us for happy hour pints, discounted growler fills, dinner specials and live music for our human friends, and treats, toys and water for Fido!

 

Featured Dogfish Head beers on tap: 

-60 Minute IPA

-90 Minute IPA

-Palo Santo

-Raison D’Etre

-Burton Baton

-Midas Touch & Sixty One

 

 

 

 

Sat
17
Get Schooled
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Get Schooled
Saturday, August 17th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store-wide, Free

Heading back to school is hectic but that doesn't mean you can't make healthy choices!  Come sample some tasty and quick solutions to breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Sat
17
Dogfish Head Tap Takeover
12:00 PM @ Bar Alto
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Dogfish Head Tap Takeover
Saturday, August 17th
12:00 PM
Bar Alto, Prices Vary

Today is your last chance to catch Dogfish Head Brewing Co. on tap at Bar Alto!  Enjoy happy hour pint pricing and discounted growler fills all day long, and from 3 - 6pm, Dogfish Head flavor-enhancing randle will be on site to infuse your favorite Dogfish Head beer with great local flavors!

 

Kegs will be tapped at noon.

Featured Dogfish Head beers on tap: 

-60 Minute IPA

-90 Minute IPA

-Palo Santo

-Raison D’Etre

-Burton Baton

-Midas Touch & Sixty One

Wed
21
5% Community Giving Day with Trinity River Audubon Center
12:00 AM @ Store-wide
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5% Community Giving Day with Trinity River Audubon Center
Wednesday, August 21st
12:00 AM
Store-wide

Whole Foods Market Highland Park is excited to partner with Trinity River Audubon Society for our Community Giving Day, donating 5% of our net sales to support a shared appreciation and sense of stewardship for the natural world through hands on nature education and conservation.

 

The Gay & Lesbian Fund for Dallas will also be giving away 2 tickets to their "A Feathered Affair"

event benefitting TRAC on Saturday, October 19. 

Thu
22
Vitamix Road Show
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Produce
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Vitamix Road Show
Thursday, August 22nd
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Produce, Free

Create fresh juices, hot soups, ice cream, nut butters and more!

Vita-Mix makes healthy eating easy and delicious. Come see for yourself!

Thu
22
Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
Thursday, August 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer vacation is officially over and the kids have gone back to school. Join us for an online discussion to share ideas for simple and nutritious breakfasts, sack lunches worth keeping and delicious suppers that are managable on a tight weekday schedule! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
23
Vitamix Road Show
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Produce
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Vitamix Road Show
Friday, August 23rd
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Produce, Free

Create fresh juices, hot soups, ice cream, nut butters and more!

Vita-Mix makes healthy eating easy and delicious. Come see for yourself!

Sat
24
Vitamix Road Show
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Produce
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Vitamix Road Show
Saturday, August 24th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Produce, Free

Create fresh juices, hot soups, ice cream, nut butters and more!

Vita-Mix makes healthy eating easy and delicious. Come see for yourself!

Sat
24
Easy Does It
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Easy Does It
Saturday, August 24th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store-wide, Free

Back to school and back to healthy routines. Today we feature easy, fast and delicious weekday meals!

Sun
25
Vitamix Road Show
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Produce
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Vitamix Road Show
Sunday, August 25th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Produce, Free

Create fresh juices, hot soups, ice cream, nut butters and more!

Vita-Mix makes healthy eating easy and delicious. Come see for yourself!

Thu
29
Vitamix Road Show
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Produce
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Vitamix Road Show
Thursday, August 29th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Produce, Free

Create fresh juices, hot soups, ice cream, nut butters and more!

Vita-Mix makes healthy eating easy and delicious. Come see for yourself!

Thu
29
Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Labor Day is just a few days away, so let's make sure summer goes out with a BANG! Join us for an online discussion to share party ideas, recipes and general merriment during the final days of outdoor celebrating! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
30
Vitamix Road Show
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Produce
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Vitamix Road Show
Friday, August 30th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Produce, Free

Create fresh juices, hot soups, ice cream, nut butters and more!

Vita-Mix makes healthy eating easy and delicious. Come see for yourself!

Fri
30
Blues and Brews
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Bar Alto
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Blues and Brews
Friday, August 30th
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Bar Alto, Prices Vary

Join us for happy hour pints, discounted growler fills, dinner specials and a live blues band on the patio as Oskar Blues takes over the taps at Bar Alto!

 

A representative from Oskar Blues will be on hand at the bar from 4 – 7 pm.  

 

Available Specials:

Blue Cheese Plate – $7 

Blue Cheese Marcona Almonds, Creamy Cambozola Black, Rouge Anniversary Blue, and Buttermilk Blue topped with Caramelized Walnuts and drizzled with Local Texas Honey 

 

Dinner Special – $13 (Available Friday from 5pm-9pm ONLY)

Merguez Sausage, Curried Cauliflower Fritters with Lemon Aioli, and Citrus Roasted Brussels Sprouts.

Sat
31
Vitamix Road Show
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Produce
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Vitamix Road Show
Saturday, August 31st
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Produce, Free

Create fresh juices, hot soups, ice cream, nut butters and more!

Vita-Mix makes healthy eating easy and delicious. Come see for yourself!

Sat
31
So Long, Summer
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Patio
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So Long, Summer
Saturday, August 31st
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Patio

Labor Day is summer’s last hoorah, and we’re doing it up right!  Whether you're headed to the lake, grilling with friends or spending the weekend by the pool, we've got everything you need to take the guesswork out of your holiday weekend. Join us as we sample Labor Day favorites throughout the store.

 

Sat
31
oskar blues tap takeover
12:00 PM @ Bar Alto
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oskar blues tap takeover
Saturday, August 31st
12:00 PM
Bar Alto, Prices Vary

Today is your last chance to catch Oskar Blues on tap at Bar Alto!  Enjoy happy hour pint pricing and discounted growler fills all day long!

Kegs tapped at noon.

Events At Nearby Stores

Pint Nights at Park Lane
Tuesday, September 16th
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
At The Bar, Price Varies; ages 21 and up

Belly up to the bar and join us for Pint Night at Park Lane every Tuesday night in September! We will feature a different beer each week and unique glassware will be available with the corresponding brewery's beer. Cheers!

September 2 – Saint Arnold Brewing Oktoberfest and Endeavor

September 9 – North Coast Brewing Old Rasputin and Scrimshaw Pilsner

September 16– Armadillo Ale Works Brunch Money and Wundermelon

September 23 – Rahr and Sons Brewing Oktoberfest

September 30--Squatters Brewing Outer Darkness

 

Belly up to the bar and join us for Pint Night at Park Lane every Tuesday night in September!

Whole Kids Story and Craft Time
Tuesday, September 16th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cafe, FREE!

Bring the kids for this fun hour of crafts, stories, and healthy snacks! Ages 3-6.

Bring the kids for this fun hour of crafts, stories, and healthy snacks! Ages 3-6.

Vitamix Roadshow!
Tuesday, September 16th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Produce Department, Price varies

Check out our favorite kitchen appliance: the Vitamix! Learn how to make soups, smoothies, ice cream and more during our daily demonstrations from 11am-7pm until Sunday, September 21. Vitamix blenders are available for sale at various prices.

Check out our favorite kitchen appliance: the Vitamix!