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. 

Fri
06
Feast of the 7 Fishes Sampling
3:00 PM @ Milford Store
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Feast of the 7 Fishes Sampling
Friday, December 6th
3:00 PM
Milford Store, Free

Please join Cooking Coach Erin Reid and the Seafood Team for special samplings of the 7 fishes dinner in our seafood department. Erin will be cooking up some traditional favorites usually featured on Christmas Eve.

Tue
10
Cheese Nights
6:00 PM @ Milford Store
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Cheese Nights
Tuesday, December 10th
6:00 PM
Milford Store, Free

Have you ever wondered which cheese goes best on a cheese platter for your holiday gatherings? We would love to give you the tools to put together a cheese board that will make all your guests happy. Be sure to stop in for our first Cheese Nights event to meet our cheese mongers and learn the tricks to putting together that perfect holiday cheese board...ohh and there will be cheese samples too!

Wed
11
5% Day for Columbus House
12:00 AM @ Milford Store
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5% Day for Columbus House
Wednesday, December 11th
12:00 AM
Milford Store, Free

Whole Foods Market is committed to supporting great causes and organizations in our community. Wednesday, December 11th, we’ll be donating 5% of our net sales from the day to Columbus House, a nonprofit whose mission is to serve people who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, by providing shelter and housing and by fostering their personal growth and independence. Shop with us on Wednesday, December 11th and help support a great cause!

Wed
11
Etsy Artists Party
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Milford Store
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Etsy Artists Party
Wednesday, December 11th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Milford Store, Free

Looking for that perfect locally made artesian gift? We have the perfect event for you. We’re hosting an Etsy artist’s party. Stop by our store to meet several Etsy artists and view all their homemade holiday gifts. (Gifts in our store are for viewing and pre-order only).

Thu
12
Citrus Showdown
3:00 PM @ Milford Store
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Citrus Showdown
Thursday, December 12th
3:00 PM
Milford Store, Free

Thursdays, December 12th and 19th  - 3:00pm Free

Have you tried our Satsumas? Do you know the difference between a Satsuma and a clementine? Join us for an battle of epic flavor between Satsumas and Clementines.

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. 

Fri
13
Feast of the 7 Fishes Sampling
3:00 PM @ Milford Store
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Feast of the 7 Fishes Sampling
Friday, December 13th
3:00 PM
Milford Store, Free

Please join Cooking Coach Erin Reid and the Seafood Team for special samplings of the 7 fishes dinner in our seafood department. Erin will be cooking up some traditional favorites usually featured on Christmas Eve.

Fri
13
Gingerbread Man Decoration
5:30 PM @ Milford Store
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Gingerbread Man Decoration
Friday, December 13th
5:30 PM
Milford Store, $5

Kids: add a little sugar and spice to your holiday and join our Culinary Demo Specialist, Erin, in our café for a fantastic gingerbread decorating class. We’ll provide mountains of candy, streams of icing, and a full size gingerbread man. Just be sure to bring your imagination and your sweet tooth! This class is recommended for kids ages 4 and up. Space is limited, so please sign up for this class at customer service.

Thu
19
Citrus Showdown
3:00 PM @ Milford Store
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Citrus Showdown
Thursday, December 19th
3:00 PM
Milford Store, Free

Thursdays, December 12th and 19th  - 3:00pm Free

Have you tried our Satsumas? Do you know the difference between a Satsuma and a clementine? Join us for an battle of epic flavor between Satsumas and Clementines.

Thu
19
Holiday Vendor Party
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Milford Store
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Holiday Vendor Party
Thursday, December 19th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Milford Store, Free

Thursday, December 19th  5:00pm – 8:00pm Free

The winter holidays are going to be a blast! We are celebrating early with some of our vendors. Come out and sample some fantastic foods and superior body care items to help you choose the best to serve at your holiday gatherings or give as gifts to your loved ones.

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. 

Fri
20
Feast of the 7 Fishes Sampling
3:00 PM @ Milford Store
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Feast of the 7 Fishes Sampling
Friday, December 20th
3:00 PM
Milford Store, Free

Please join Cooking Coach Erin Reid and the Seafood Team for special samplings of the 7 fishes dinner in our seafood department. Erin will be cooking up some traditional favorites usually featured on Christmas Eve.

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

Whole Foods at the Connecticut Open
Thursday, August 21st
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale,

Join Whole Foods Market at the Connecticut Open in New Haven for a delicious summertime sample and taste. The Connecticut Open has always been much more than a tennis tournament; it is a leading example of community pride, spirit and engagement, especially among youth. For more information, please visit: www.ctopen.org.

Join Whole Foods Market at the Connecticut Open in New Haven for a delicious summertime sample and taste.

Cook to Impress, using 5 Items or Less!
Thursday, August 21st
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
in-store,

 

Join Nancy, our Culinary Expert, as she creates a tasty and inspiring dinner that’s sure to satisfy and impress.

 

Join Nancy, our Culinary Expert, as she creates a tasty and inspiring dinner that’s sure to satisfy and impress.

Kids in the Kitchen: Back to School Bento
Thursday, August 21st
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in our Cafe, Free

Packing a healthy lunchbox can be a challenge for parents. When only nutritious foods are put in front of them to choose from, how can you go wrong? Brenda, our Healthy Eating Specialist will lead this class with lots of healthy options to pack in their Bento’s. Children will go away with a free Bento Box, class is limited to 15 children. Please notify us of any food allergies upon signing by emailing us at WestportEvents@WholeFoods.com. Please also allow 48 hours’ notice for sing-ups and cancellations.

Back to School Bent is co-hosted by Macaroni Kid, a free weekly newsletter and website for local families which features all the latest happenings, recipes, reviews, giveaways, activities and more for parents and kids throughout lower Fairfield County from Westport to Greenwich. Visit www.westport.macaronikid.com for more information and to connect with other parents and share information about our community.

Packing a healthy lunchbox can be a challenge for parents. When only nutritious foods are put in front of them to choose from, how can you go wrong?