December 2013

Thu
05
Thursday Throwdown- Holiday Melee!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Thursday Throwdown- Holiday Melee!
Thursday, December 5th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Throughout the Store, FREE!

Your favorite event is BACK just in time to inspire your holiday shopping plans. Stop in for delicious treats in every department and vote for your favortie for a chance to win a $50 gift card!

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. 

Sat
07
Holiday Appetizer Event
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Throughout the Store
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Holiday Appetizer Event
Saturday, December 7th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Throughout the Store, FREE!

Enjoy simple, exquisite & delicious complimentary bites throughout the store perfect for holiday entertaining. 

MENU
+Celebration Platters, Thai Chicken Sautes and Edamame Dumpling

+Sweet Petites

+Rusty Boar Red Wine, Grace Lane Riesling, Roger d’Anoia Cava with Willapa Cream Cheese and Kelly’s Jelly Cranberry Vanilla Spread served with our Exclusive Raincoast Crisp Pumpkin Spice Crackers.

+Celebration Roast Coffee

+Mild Italian Stuffed Mushrooms, Chorizo Stuffed Jalapenos 

+Made Right Here Guacamole

+365 Effervescence Vitamin C

+Saffron Road: Vegetarian Samosas, Goat Cheese Fig Bites, Date Tamarind Bites, Saag Paneer Samosa. 

+Crab Spinach & Artichoke Dip

Tue
10
5% Day benefiting Food Lifeline
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Interbay
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5% Day benefiting Food Lifeline
Tuesday, December 10th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Interbay

Several times a year, our stores hold community giving days (otherwise known as “5% Days”) where five percent of that day’s net sales are donated to a local nonprofit or educational organization. On Tuesday, December 10th 5% Day and the proceeds will go to benefit Food Lifeline. 

Food Lifeline is committed to ending hunger in Western Washington. By stocking the shelves and filling the tables of over 275 food banks, meal programs and shelters, Food Lifeline provides 82,000 meals every day to hungry children, seniors and adults. Learn more at:

http://www.foodlifeline.org/

Tue
10
5% Day benefiting Food Lifeline
12:00 AM @ Interbay
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5% Day benefiting Food Lifeline
Tuesday, December 10th
12:00 AM
Interbay

Several times a year, our stores hold community giving days (otherwise known as “5% Days”) where five percent of that day’s net sales are donated to a local nonprofit or educational organization. Tuesday, December 10th is our next 5% Day and the proceeds will go to benefit Food Lifeline. 

Food Lifeline is committed to ending hunger in Western Washington. By stocking the shelves and filling the tables of over 275 food banks, meal programs and shelters, Food Lifeline provides 82,000 meals every day to hungry children, seniors and adults. Learn more at:

http://www.foodlifeline.org/

Tue
10
Cheese Nights
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Specialty Department
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Cheese Nights
Tuesday, December 10th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Specialty Department, FREE!

Taste and learn with our experts!

Just in time for holiday celebrations! Enjoy some of the world's best cheeses and get advise on how to pick, present and pair them.

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
Customize a GIngerbread House!
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Chill Lounge
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Customize a GIngerbread House!
Saturday, December 14th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chill Lounge, $19.99

We'll provide the gingerbread house and all the fixin's. You provide the creativity and inspiration. Join us for a fun filled family friendly event and decorate a beautiful gingerbread house to take home and enjoy!

RSVP in store at the bakery counter, or email Sean.Marsh@WholeFoods.com

Sat
14
Handmade for the Holidays
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Interbay
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Handmade for the Holidays
Saturday, December 14th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Interbay

We are so excited to announce our first annual holiday craft event!

Join us for:
• 3 DIY crafts for customers to make on site ranging from $5-10 each. Fun for kids and adults! Stay tuned for details about each craft!
• Free gift wrapping! (suggested donations to benefit Solid Ground’s Cooking Matters Program)
• Door prizes to first 25 participants!
• Raffle prizes!
•Shop local Etsy Vendors throughout the store!

Featuring these incredible Etsy vendors:

Amy's Artwork: 

https://www.etsy.com/shop/AmysArtworks

Bunny's Baked Goods: 

http://www.etsy.com/shop/bunnysbakedgoods

Careful It Bites: 

http://www.carefulitbites.com/

Chariots a Fire: 

www.ChariotsAfire.com

Christine Stoll Jewelry: 

http://www.etsy.com/shop/christinestollonetsy

Emerald City Glass: http://www.etsy.com/shop/EmeraldCityGlass

Foamy Wader: 

http://www.etsy.com/shop/foamywader

House of Twinkle: 

https://www.etsy.com/shop/houseoftwinkle 

I Love You Most: 

https://www.etsy.com/shop/Iloveyoumost 

Mallory Milke: 

http://www.etsy.com/shop/mayhemhere

Nue To Me: 

https://www.etsy.com/shop/nuetome 

One Scrap at a Time:

https://www.facebook.com/OneScrapAtATime 

Wit and Pepper:

http://www.etsy.com/shop/witandpepper

With the Rain:

http://www.etsy.com/shop/witandpepper

 

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. 

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. 

Events At Nearby Stores

Mineral Fusion: Beauty Station
Thursday, August 28th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market - Redmond, Free expert beauty tips!

Natural skin care and beauty tips from Mineral Fusion 

Save 40% on Mineral Fusion products during our Roadshow Event!

Through September 7th: 
Weekdays 2-7pm,
Saturday & Sunday 12-5pm 

Natural skin care and beauty tips from Mineral Fusion 

Save 40% on Mineral Fusion products during our Roadshow Event!

5 for $5.00 Lunch Special - Health Starts Here
Thursday, August 28th
11:00 AM
Prepared Foods, $5.00

Receive 5 Health Starts Here lunch items for just $5.00 from 11:00am until sold out at our Health Starts Here table in the prepared foods area of the store.

Health Starts Here is a mindful approach to healthy eating that’s rooted in simple ways to build better meals. Health Starts Here foods (at the 5 for $5.00 table and throughout the store) are plant-strong, made using whole foods, contain only healthy fats, and are nutrient dense. Connect with Pat, our Healthy Cooking Coach at Bellevue Whole Foods Market, for more information at Pat.Herrick@WholeFoods.com.

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Meet the Brewer: Pike Brewing Co.
Thursday, August 28th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Spike and Steam, FREE

Come meet our Spike + Steam's featured brewer of the month, Pike Brewing Company
Every Thursday in August, 5-7pm.

Come meet our Spike +