February 2014

Sat
01
Oyster Shucking and Beer Sampling
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Seafood
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Oyster Shucking and Beer Sampling
Saturday, February 1st
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Seafood, Free

Whether you're preparing for the Big Game or for a special Valentine's Day Celebration, we believe there should be oysters. Jeremy, our Assistant Seafood Team Leader, will be on hand to shuck the shellfish and to answer your oyster questions. We'll also be sampling sensational beers that pair well with oysters (or that chili you've been simmering for days).

Mon
03
Engine 2 Challenge Kick Off
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Engine 2 Challenge Kick Off
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Engine 2 Challenge Kick Off
Monday, February 3rd
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Engine 2 Challenge Kick Off, Free

You've tried to be healthy this January, but somewhere between kale salads and the Big Game, the concept of better eating became a little hazy. We're here to help. On Monday, Erin, our Culinary Demo Specialist, and Linda, our Grocery Demo Delegate, will be preparing dishes from the Engine 2 Cookbook to help motivate you to live a plant-strong, nutrient-dense life.

Thu
06
Engine 2 Challenge Tasting with Erin
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Storewide
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Engine 2 Challenge Tasting with Erin
Thursday, February 6th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Storewide, Free

If you've committed to making plant-strong a way of life for the next 28-days, you'll need inspiration. Each Thursday in February, Erin will be on hand with a new, delicious Engine 2 recipe, which will help keep you motivated. Stop by for a sample.

Sat
08
Wine and Cheese Ideas for Valentine's Day
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Beer and Wine
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Wine and Cheese Ideas for Valentine's Day
Saturday, February 8th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Beer and Wine, Free

We know that you tend to turn to sparkling and still wines come Valentine's Day, but which ones to pick? Our Specialty and Wine, Beer and Spirits Team are coming together to offer you a sampling of their favorites - and even better: they're pairing each wine with a fantastic cheese. Visit their department for samples and to get ideas for your celebration.

Thu
13
Engine 2 Challenge Tasting with Erin
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Storewide
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Engine 2 Challenge Tasting with Erin
Thursday, February 13th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Storewide, Free

If you've committed to making plant-strong a way of life for the next 28-days, you'll need inspiration. Each Thursday in February, Erin will be on hand with a new, delicious Engine 2 recipe, which will help keep you motivated. Stop by for a sample.

Sat
15
Storewide Demo: Cook Your Heritage
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Storewide
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Storewide Demo: Cook Your Heritage
Saturday, February 15th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Storewide, Free

We're celebrating our Team Members and the different countries (and continents) from which they hail. Stop by to sample the dishes that represent their homeland - and, grab a recipe to recreate themeals at home.

Thu
20
Engine 2 Challenge Tasting with Erin
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Storewide
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Engine 2 Challenge Tasting with Erin
Thursday, February 20th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Storewide, Free

If you've committed to making plant-strong a way of life for the next 28-days, you'll need inspiration. Each Thursday in February, Erin will be on hand with a new, delicious Engine 2 recipe, which will help keep you motivated. Stop by for a sample.

Thu
20
Twitter Chat: Winter Comfort
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Winter Comfort
Thursday, February 20th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The weather is still cold... How do you eat to keep warm? Join us to share recipes and stories around how and why food is so comforting during the winter months! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
22
Meatball Heroes for the Whole Planet Foundation Prosperity Campaign
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM @ Middletown
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Meatball Heroes for the Whole Planet Foundation Prosperity Campaign
Saturday, February 22nd
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Middletown

We're kicking off the Whole Planet Prosperity Campaign with one of our favorites: meatballs. Stop by to learn more about he campaign, to eat lunch, and support a good cause.

Tue
25
Book Sale for the Whole Planet Foundation Prosperity Campaign
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Cafe
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Book Sale for the Whole Planet Foundation Prosperity Campaign
Tuesday, February 25th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cafe

Here's a chance to empty your bookshelf, find a new great read and support a good cause. We invite you to bring books you would like to donate the browse page turners that have been brought in by others to find your new favorite. 100% of the money raised will go to the Whole Planet Foundation Prosperity Campaign. Paperbacks: $1; Hardcovers:$2

Thu
27
Engine 2 Challenge Tasting with Erin
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Storewide
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Engine 2 Challenge Tasting with Erin
Thursday, February 27th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Storewide, Free

If you've committed to making plant-strong a way of life for the next 28-days, you'll need inspiration. Each Thursday in February, Erin will be on hand with a new, delicious Engine 2 recipe, which will help keep you motivated. Stop by for a sample.

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Food in Film
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Food in Film
Thursday, February 27th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The biggest awards show of the season is coming up! Join us to chat about this year's favorites as well as the culinary classics of the past. Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

 

 

Events At Nearby Stores

Trivia Night!
Wednesday, August 27th
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
The Roof, FREE

Join us for a mid-week pick me up at The Roof with Trivia Night hosted by our friends at Trivia NYC! You’ll not only get bragging rights if you win, but some awesome prizes.

Join us for a mid-week pick me up at The Roof with Trivia Night hosted by our friends at Trivia NYC! You’ll not only get bragging rights if you win, but some awesome prizes.

Customer Appreciation Day
Thursday, August 28th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Third & 3rd, FREE

Join us at Whole Foods Market Third & 3rd or any of our stores in the Northeast region (check your local store's Facebook page for updates on specific events) on Thursday, August 28th as we appreciate our favorite people - YOU!

Festivities at Whole Foods Market Third & 3rd include:
7AM: First 100 customers will receive a free 8 oz. coffee + a Whole Foods Market tote with some of our favorite products (See Customer Service Team Members at the front of the store)
3-4PM: Scavenger Hunt for 3 lucky customers – Sign up at Customer Service!
4-5PM: Kids Face Painting in the Foyer
5-7PM: Store wide Customer Appreciation Tasting Night 
+ Even more surprises throughout the day!

Join us at Whole Foods

Storewide Tasting Night!
Thursday, August 28th
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Demo Carts throughout the store, FREE

Join us every Thursday at 5PM for a seasonal taste of something delicious from departments throughout our store.

Join us every Thursday at 5PM for a seasonal taste of something delicious from departments throughout our store.