December 2013

Thu
05
Twitter Chat: Holiday Delights
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Holiday Delights
Thursday, December 5th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

What delights you during the holiday season? Cookies? Candies? ...Gifts? Join us to share ideas and recipes that will keep all your loved ones happy! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Thu
05
Beer School
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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Beer School
Thursday, December 5th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, $5

If you haven’t attended one of our beer specialist Lynda’s famous beer schools, you are missing out! 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.

Thu
05
Naturally Glam Beauty Soiree
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Naturally Glam Beauty Soiree
Thursday, December 5th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Whole Body Department, FREE

It’s the most wonderful—and stressful time of the year, and we want to treat you to an evening of relaxation and pampering!  Join us in our Whole Body Department for hors d'oeuvres, samples of our Top Ten Wines, and a harpist as we show you how to go glam—the natural way!  Whole Body Team Members and vendors will be on hand providing facials, make-overs and samples.

 

For the first 20 guests, bring in your old bottle of nail polish and swap it for a new bottle of Mineral Fusion Nail Polish!

AND the first 20 guests to make a purchase will also receive a gift bag full of Whole Body product samples! 

 

Vendors on hand:

-  Derma E

-  Dr. Hauschka

-  Mad Hippie

-  Mineral Fusion

 

 

What a perfect girls’ night or time for you to just unwind!

 

Fri
06
Ugly Sweater Party
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Ugly Sweater Party
Friday, December 6th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Specialty Department, FREE

Wine, beer, cheese, and chocolate…what could possibly make for a better party than that?  THE UGLY SWEATER!  Mix and a-mingle in an ugly sweater with us and sample some of the best our Specialty Department has to offer.

The “Ugliest Sweater” winner will win a $50 gift card!   

Sat
07
Perfect Pairings
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Perfect Pairings
Saturday, December 7th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE

Join us today as we pair our Holiday Top Ten Wines with delicious food and treats around the store!

Tue
10
Cheese Nights: How to Create the Perfect Cheese Board
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Specialty Department
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Cheese Nights: How to Create the Perfect Cheese Board
Tuesday, December 10th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Specialty Department, FREE

Join our resident cheesemongers and learn how to create the perfect cheese board for your holiday gatherings! Our pros will show you how to create cheese boards to pair with some of our Holiday Top Ten Wine selections.  And of course, you get to sample all of this cheesy goodness!

Thu
12
Twitter Chat: Top Ten Wines for the Holiday Season
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Top Ten Wines for the Holiday Season
Thursday, December 12th
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
14
Delicious Gifts
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Delicious Gifts
Saturday, December 14th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE

We’re making your holiday easier today by sharing great ideas for everyone on your gift list!  From a bottle of wine for your holiday host to contentious toys for the kids, we’ve got you covered!  

Sat
14
Santa Paws is Coming to Town!
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Patio (weather permitting)
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Santa Paws is Coming to Town!
Saturday, December 14th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Patio (weather permitting), Varies by selection

Santa Claus is coming to Whole Foods Highland Park, and he wants to see all the boys and girls…and Fido, too!  Bring your little ones, human and fur babies alike to sit on Santa’s lap and tell him their Christmas wishes!  For a $5 donation to DFW Rescue Me, kiddos and pets can get their picture made with Santa, too!

 With facepainting, coloring, and cookie decorating for the kiddos, plus treats for our furry friends, we've got something for everyone, including Mom and Dad!  We will also be serving Spiked Hot Chocolate, Cranberry Mimosas, and a selection of our Holiday Top Ten Wines.  Talk about spreading some holiday cheer!

Thu
19
Twitter Chat: Cooking for the Holiday
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Cooking for the Holiday
Thursday, December 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

It's almost time for the big feast! 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. 

Mon
23
Complimentary Valet
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Front of Store
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Complimentary Valet
Monday, December 23rd
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Front of Store, FREE

With the holidays in full swing, we know you've got a lot on your plate.  We're here to help spread a little holiday sanity with complimentary valet 10am - 7pm on December 23rd and 24th.  Here's to getting everything on your to do list crossed off quickly!

Tue
24
Complimentary Valet
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Front of Store
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Complimentary Valet
Tuesday, December 24th
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Front of Store, FREE

With the holidays in full swing, we know you've got a lot on your plate.  We're here to help spread a little holiday sanity with complimentary valet 10am - 7pm on December 23rd and 24th.  Here's to getting everything on your to do list crossed off quickly!

Thu
26
Twitter Chat: 2013 Remembered
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: 2013 Remembered
Thursday, December 26th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

It's hard to believe that another year has come and gone. Join us to chat about ways to remember what's passed and ideas for celebrating what's to come! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Sat
28
Pop the Top
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Pop the Top
Saturday, December 28th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE

Let us help you Pop the Top on the New Year! We have everything you need to ring in 2014! Join us today for party ideas and all the treats for the big games the next day!

Events At Nearby Stores

Happy Hour at The Bar
Wednesday, September 24th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Bar,

Stop in every afternoon from 2 - 5PM for $1 off all pours in our bar!  You can take it with you while you shop or relax in our bar while you sip.

Stop in every afternoon from 2 - 5PM for $1 off all pours in our bar!  You can take it with you while you shop or relax in our bar while you sip.

Growler Hour at Lakewood On Tap
Wednesday, September 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lakewood On Tap,

It is Growler Hour!  Bring in your growler every Wednesday between 6 & 7 pm for $1 off growler refills!

It is Growler Hour!  Bring in your growler every Wednesday between 6 & 7 pm for $1 off growler refills!

Wines from New Zealand
Wednesday, September 24th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Upstairs Classroom, FREE

We are excited to showcase 6 of our favorite New Zealand wines ... three whites, two reds and a sparkler. Please join our Wine Expert, Max Johnson, to sample these wine country picks from New Zealand and discover their perfect pairings!

You could also win a TRIP FOR TWO to New Zealand! Pick up an entry form at the class, and fill it out for a chance to win -- entries must be received by September 30.

Class size limited; for ages 21 and up. Click HERE for details and to RSVP.

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New Zealand is known for sustainable wine production, and has a firm commitment to protect the places that make their wines, and to ensure that their activities lead to continually improving economic, environmental and social outcomes, locally and globally.

In 2002, Sustainable Winegrowing New Zealand established standards that were adopted by growers from all the grape growing regions, further substantiating the industry commitment to sustainable production.

We are excited to showcase 6 of our favorite