March 2013

Fri
01
Street Food Festival
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Street Food Festival
Friday, March 1st
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

From skewers to sweets, come celebrate the flavors of the street. Join us Friday through Sunday and taste a variety of street foods from around the world. In addition, look for our daily “pop up” venue, where you can enjoy a flavorful dish for under $5! Proceeds from the venue benefit the Whole Planet Foundation.

Sat
02
Street Food Festival
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Street Food Festival
Saturday, March 2nd
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

From skewers to sweets, come celebrate the flavors of the street. Join us Friday through Sunday and taste a variety of street foods from around the world. In addition, look for our daily “pop up” venue, where you can enjoy a flavorful dish for under $5! Proceeds from the venue benefit the Whole Planet Foundation.

Sun
03
Street Food Festival
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Street Food Festival
Sunday, March 3rd
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

From skewers to sweets, come celebrate the flavors of the street. Join us Friday through Sunday and taste a variety of street foods from around the world. In addition, look for our daily “pop up” venue, where you can enjoy a flavorful dish for under $5! Proceeds from the venue benefit the Whole Planet Foundation.

Fri
08
Craft the Next Blue Moon
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ At the bar
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Craft the Next Blue Moon
Friday, March 8th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
At the bar, FREE!

Come taste a variety of premium beers from Blue Moon, and vote on which brew should be featured in the upcoming seasonal mixed 12 packs! Three beers will be featured including the Chocolate Mint Ale, Gingerbread Ale, and the Cranberry Ale. Enjoy this FREE event, complete with pairings, cheers!

Sat
09
Whole Planet Foundation Team Member Art Fair
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Patio
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Whole Planet Foundation Team Member Art Fair
Saturday, March 9th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Patio, FREE!

Join us on the patio for an eclectic collection of art donated by our talented Park Lane team members. All proceeds will benefit the Whole Planet Foundation, which provides microloans in developing countries.

Sat
09
Parmageddon!
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Parmageddon!
Saturday, March 9th
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

Who doesn't love free cheese samples? We are shattering the world record as we simultaneously crack and sample over 400 wheels of authentic Parmigiano Reggiano across the US, Canada and the UK. Plus we'll have food pairings and more! Don't forget the "crack" is at 2pm sharp, so come and be a part of the newest World Record!

Thu
14
Heart Healthy Fats
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cafe
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Heart Healthy Fats
Thursday, March 14th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cafe, FREE!

Join us for an educational seminar as we learn about plant oils made by one of the oldest companies in the natural health industry: Flora Inc. Come discover the many uses of plant oils, and learn the benefits of adding them to your daily diet. Plant oils are also a nice alternative oil for vegetarians and vegans, as they are easily digested and can provide as many omega-3's as their counterpart, fish oil. In addition, taste a number of foods infused with plants oils, and enter to win a complimentary gift basket that will be given away at the end of the discussion.

Fri
15
2nd Annual Irish Beer Dinner
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Dining Room
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2nd Annual Irish Beer Dinner
Friday, March 15th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Dining Room, $25

Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with us at Park Lane and join us for our 2nd Annual Irish Beer Dinner. Our chefs have designed a four course Irish inspired menu, along with American brewed, Irish-style beer pairings. Menu to feature:


1st appetizer: Corned Beef Hash Stuffed Potato Skins.
Paired with Boulevard Irish Ale - This recipe combines six kinds of
pale and roasted barley malts to provide a rich, toasty flavor of tawny reddish hue.

2nd course: Crab Cakes w/ Horseradish Remoulade.
Paired with Harpoon Celtic Ale - Features a deep ruby color, medium body
and a balanced malt bill created by Irish Ale malt and a touch of roasted barley.

 

3rd course: Beef & Stout Pie.
Paired with Brooklyn Dry Irish Stout – A blend of grains gives this beer an espresso
like bite, followed by coffee and chocolate flavors.

 

Dessert: Irish Soda Bread Pudding w/ Whiskey Sauce.
Paired with Left Hand Brewing Co Nitrous Milk Stout – Roasty, mocha flavors rise up,

with slight hop & roast bitterness in the finish.

 

Space limited to the first 55 tickets. One ticket per person. Ages 21 and up. Book your tickets HERE.

Sat
16
St. Patty Party
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Store-wide
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St. Patty Party
Saturday, March 16th
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

On the eve of St. Patrick's Day, Park Lane will be celebrating the luck of the Irish in full force. Come & taste your St. Patricks Day favorites including corned beef & cabbage, Irish soda bread, beers, and more! We also invite you to join us on the patio as we will be grilling, serving ice cold beer, and enjoying a live bagpiper from 2-4pm!

Thu
21
Cheese Making 101
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Event Room
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Cheese Making 101
Thursday, March 21st
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Event Room, $5

Calling all cheese lovers! Join our cheese monger Nadeli for a hands on cheese making class! She will teach you the art of making ricotta, queso blanco, and hand-stretched mozzarella! Due to the high demand of this class, we encourage guests to book tickets early in order to guarantee a seat. Click HERE for tickets.

Fri
22
Whole Planet Foundation Benefit Dinner
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Dining Room
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Whole Planet Foundation Benefit Dinner
Friday, March 22nd
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Dining Room, $30

Join us for an educational wine dinner featuring Jessica Killen, team member from the 2012 Whole Planet Foundation volunteer program. For a $30 donation, enjoy a buffet style dinner featuring recipes from around the world, wine pairings included. Learn about Jessica's life changing trip to India, and enjoy delicious recipes that were created first hand by microcredit recipients from across the globe! Menu to feature:

  • Turkish Red Lentil Soup - A take on the classic Turkish lentil soup.
  • Senegalese Fish & Rice - Stuffed cod filets served with vegetables and tomato rice.
  • Thai Green Curry Chicken - Green chicken curry with green beans and rice noodles.
  • Black Eyed Peas with Tomatoes & Sauteed Bananas - Inspired by the dish "red red" from Ghana.
  • Dessert Platter.
  • Wines from Argentina. Click HERE to learn about the wines.

Space limited to the first 55 guests. Tickets are not available for purchase online. In order to reserve your seat, please stop by Park Lane and make a $30 donation to the Whole Planet Foundation at the guest service desk. Upon payment, we will take down your name and email address to confirm your reservation.

Sat
23
Basket Weaving Cake Class
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Bakery Department
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Basket Weaving Cake Class
Saturday, March 23rd
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Bakery Department, $25

New to Park Lane, join us in the bakery department and learn from the pros! During this hands on class, our master cake decorator Chris will show you the art of basket weaving, along with other unique cake decorating techniques. For $25 per person, enjoy a two hour cake decorating class, brunch & mimosas included! Due to limited space for the class, we highly recommend booking your tickets early. Class sells out at 22 guests. Book your tickets HERE.

Sat
23
Eggstravaganza
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Eggstravaganza
Saturday, March 23rd
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

With Spring here and Easter around the corner, we pay tribute to one of nature's most versatile foods: The Egg! Join us for an Egg cook-off, and taste an eggsellent recipe from each department. Watch our teams battle it our for egg glory, and the bragging rights to the Park Lane Cup. But wait, our teams need you to decide on the winner! So come join the fun, grab a ballot, and vote on the best egg inspired culinary creation. In appreciation of your food critique, we will draw a name from the ballot box and give away a $100 Whole Foods Market gift card!

Sat
23
Whole Planet Foundation Book Fair
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ On the Patio
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Whole Planet Foundation Book Fair
Saturday, March 23rd
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
On the Patio, FREE!

Join us on the patio from 12-4pm for a book sale benefiting the Whole Planet Foundation. Donate your small change for big change across the globe! Also, enjoy live music by guest favorite "Jumpbilly Trio" along with grilled food to order on our expansive patio!

Sat
23
2nd Annual Easter Party
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Bakery Department
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2nd Annual Easter Party
Saturday, March 23rd
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Bakery Department, FREE!

Happy Easter kiddos! Join us in the bakery department for a ton of Easter fun! Our Easter Party will include a cake walk every half hour, caramel apple & cupcake decorating, a scavenger hunt, and photos with the Easter Bunny! Highlighting the event will be complimentary face painting by "Your Enchanted Face" from 2-5pm.

Sun
24
Surf & Turf Cutting Class
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Seafood Department
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Surf & Turf Cutting Class
Sunday, March 24th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Seafood Department, FREE!

With Easter around the corner, we invite you to join our seafood and meat team leaders as they show you professional cutting techniques in preparing the perfect meal for your holiday gathering. Watch as Scott & Hans show you preparation and cooking techniques, as well as how to maximize the flavor and tenderness of your filet. In addition, taste a fresh surf & turf offering including lamb & fish filets.

Sat
30
Easter Favorites
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Easter Favorites
Saturday, March 30th
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

Come taste a fresh twist on traditional Easter favorites around the store. From healthy to savory, we have got the ingredients for a memorable meal this holiday.

Events At Nearby Stores

Meatless Monday Pop-up Venue
Monday, September 22nd
11:30 AM
Addison,

Each Monday will feature a new, different and meatless noontime lunch option.

Each Monday will feature a new, different and meatless noontime lunch option.

Learn How To Shop Organic and Save at Lakewood
Tuesday, September 23rd
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lakewood Cafe,

Did you know that it is possible to purchase

organic groceries for your family without

breaking the bank? Grab your fellow moms

and join us for a very special Moms Meet

event at your local Whole Foods Market to

learn more! During this fun and educational

event, you'll learn how to effectively shop your own local store for family friendly organics on a budget. Not only will you leave with a whole lot of valuable information on shopping for organic, wallet-friendly meals, you'll get a fabulous goody bag as well!

Event details:
  • This is a family friendly event, so feel free to bring your children along! All attendees will receive a thank you gift, which includes samples and coupons from our sponsors. Please contact Kirsten Hetherly at kirsten.hetherly@wholefoods.com if you have any questions.

  • Limited space, so hurry!

    There's limited spots for this event, so RSVP quickly. Otherwise, you'll be placed on a waitlist and will be contacted if a spot opens up.

  • Questions or Concerns?

    Email us at momambassadors@greenmomsmeet.com and we'll try our best to answer any questions you might have!

     

    Space is limited! So be sure to sign up HERE.

 

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!