May 2013

Sat
04
Cinco De Mayo Fiesta
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Cinco De Mayo Fiesta
Saturday, May 4th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

Join the fiesta as we celebrate Cinco De Mayo with flavorful foods from south of the border, as well as grilling and live flamenco music on the patio. Bring the kids at 1pm sharp for a pinata smash on the patio!

Sat
04
"May the 4th Be With You" Tap Takeover
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ At the bar
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"May the 4th Be With You" Tap Takeover
Saturday, May 4th
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
At the bar, FREE!

Join us at the bar for an extraordinary tap takeover featuring rare beers from Oskar Blues Brewing Co. Highlighting the event will be an amazing Randall infusion with peaches and serrano peppers with Mama’s Yella Pils.

Thu
09
Mom-O-Rama
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Mom-O-Rama
Thursday, May 9th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Store-Wide, FREE!

Calling all moms! Join us today from 10-1pm for an assortment of activities as we celebrate Mother's Day a little early this year! Let us pamper you with a complimentary professional chair massage, brunch food sampling, along with a mini-spa day in our Whole Body department. For those that are crafty, bring the kiddos for a free "Mom & Me" make and take craft in our cafe. Best of all, the first 50 guests will receive a Mother's Day goodie bag valued over $25.

Sat
11
Mom's Rule!
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Mom's Rule!
Saturday, May 11th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

Come to the store today and shop all things for mom! From suds & bubbly, to breakfast & brunch, we have got what you need to make her day extra special.

Mon
13
Craft Beer Week
12:00 AM @ At the bar
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Craft Beer Week
Monday, May 13th
12:00 AM
At the bar, FREE!

Join us at the bar at Park Lane during craft beer week for a different tasting and special event each day! Events to include:

  • Monday 4-5pm - Growler Power Hour. Come in for half price growler fills! Whole Foods Market growler containers only.
  • Tuesday 4-7pm - Samuel Adams tap takeover & home brewing demo from 5-6pm. Event includes beer & cheese pairings, multiple raffles, discounts on growlers & pints.
  • Wednesday 6-8pm - Community Brewing Co meet & greet with discounted pints & growler fills.
  • Thursday 4-7pm - Rahr & Sons cask tapping featuring Summertime Hibiscus Wheat. Special pricing on pints & growlers.
  • Friday 6:30-8:30pm. Lakewood Brewing Co Dinner on the patio. $30 per person. Click HERE to view the menu and book your tickets.
Tue
14
Craft Beer Week
12:00 AM @ At the bar
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Craft Beer Week
Tuesday, May 14th
12:00 AM
At the bar, FREE!

Join us at the bar at Park Lane during craft beer week for a different tasting and special event each day! Events to include:

  • Monday 4-5pm - Growler Power Hour. Come in for half price growler fills! Whole Foods Market growler containers only.
  • Tuesday 4-7pm - Samuel Adams tap takeover & home brewing demo from 5-6pm. Event includes beer & cheese pairings, multiple raffles, discounts on growlers & pints.
  • Wednesday 6-8pm - Community Brewing Co meet & greet with discounted pints & growler fills.
  • Thursday 4-7pm - Rahr & Sons cask tapping featuring Summertime Hibiscus Wheat. Special pricing on pints & growlers.
  • Friday 6:30-8:30pm. Lakewood Brewing Co Dinner on the patio. $30 per person. Click HERE to view the menu and book your tickets.
Wed
15
Craft Beer Week
12:00 AM @ At the bar
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Craft Beer Week
Wednesday, May 15th
12:00 AM
At the bar, FREE!

Join us at the bar at Park Lane during craft beer week for a different tasting and special event each day! Events to include:

  • Monday 4-5pm - Growler Power Hour. Come in for half price growler fills! Whole Foods Market growler containers only.
  • Tuesday 4-7pm - Samuel Adams tap takeover & home brewing demo from 5-6pm. Event includes beer & cheese pairings, multiple raffles, discounts on growlers & pints.
  • Wednesday 6-8pm - Community Brewing Co meet & greet with discounted pints & growler fills.
  • Thursday 4-7pm - Rahr & Sons cask tapping featuring Summertime Hibiscus Wheat. Special pricing on pints & growlers.
  • Friday 6:30-8:30pm. Lakewood Brewing Co Dinner on the patio. $30 per person. Click HERE to view the menu and book your tickets.
Thu
16
Craft Beer Week
12:00 AM @ At the bar
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Craft Beer Week
Thursday, May 16th
12:00 AM
At the bar, FREE!

Join us at the bar at Park Lane during craft beer week for a different tasting and special event each day! Events to include:

  • Monday 4-5pm - Growler Power Hour. Come in for half price growler fills! Whole Foods Market growler containers only.
  • Tuesday 4-7pm - Samuel Adams tap takeover & home brewing demo from 5-6pm. Event includes beer & cheese pairings, multiple raffles, discounts on growlers & pints.
  • Wednesday 6-8pm - Community Brewing Co meet & greet with discounted pints & growler fills.
  • Thursday 4-7pm - Rahr & Sons cask tapping featuring Summertime Hibiscus Wheat. Special pricing on pints & growlers.
  • Friday 6:30-8:30pm. Lakewood Brewing Co Dinner on the patio. $30 per person. Click HERE to view the menu and book your tickets.
Thu
16
Allergy Relief Class
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whole Body Department
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Allergy Relief Class
Thursday, May 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Body Department, FREE!

Join Certified Clinical Nutritionist Elizabeth Willis for an educational class and learn strategies for an integrated approach to allergy discomfort to meet your individual needs. Topics will include:

  • Reducing exposure to inflammatory components
  • Incorporating healthy dietary suggestions
  • Herbal therapeutics for health
  • Free samples!
Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
Thursday, May 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Fee

The weather is warming up and that means it's time to head outside for some cooking over the coals or gratesl. Let's chat about our favorite foods to kiss with flame, tips and tricks for seasoning, and more. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
17
Craft Beer Week
12:00 AM @ At the bar
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Craft Beer Week
Friday, May 17th
12:00 AM
At the bar, FREE!

Join us at the bar at Park Lane during craft beer week for a different tasting and special event each day! Events to include:

  • Monday 4-5pm - Growler Power Hour. Come in for half price growler fills! Whole Foods Market growler containers only.
  • Tuesday 4-7pm - Samuel Adams tap takeover & home brewing demo from 5-6pm. Event includes beer & cheese pairings, multiple raffles, discounts on growlers & pints.
  • Wednesday 6-8pm - Community Brewing Co meet & greet with discounted pints & growler fills.
  • Thursday 4-7pm - Rahr & Sons cask tapping featuring Summertime Hibiscus Wheat. Special pricing on pints & growlers.
  • Friday 6:30-8:30pm. Lakewood Brewing Co Dinner on the patio. $30 per person. Click HERE to view the menu and book your tickets.
Fri
17
Grills Just Want To Have Fun
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Grills Just Want To Have Fun
Friday, May 17th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-Wide, FREE!

Join us for our 2nd Annual "Grills Just Want to Have Fun" grill off! Come to the store for a three day cooking competition and taste different grilled creations from each department. Vote on your favorite and help us decide which team will be crowned "King of the Grill." Even better, your vote makes you eligible for a $100 Whole Foods Market gift card just for voting! Grill on!

Fri
17
Lakewood Brewing Co Dinner
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ On the patio
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Lakewood Brewing Co Dinner
Friday, May 17th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
On the patio, $30 per person

Join us on the patio for our first outdoor beer dinner of the season! Enjoy a family style, Belgian inspired menu paired with local beers from Lakewood Brewing Co! Menu to feature:

  • Belgian beef stew with pomme frites & traditional dipping sauces paired with Lakewood Lager
  • Whole citrus white fish with roasted radishes and endive paired with Till & Toil Saison
  • Pork cutlet with mixed greens and pickled onions paired with Rock Rider Rye Wheat
  • Giant Swiss roll with fresh berry compote paired with Temptress Imperial Milk Stout

Live music provided. Ages 21 and up. Space limited to the first 40 guests. Make a reservation by booking your tickets online HERE.

Sat
18
Grills Just Want To Have Fun
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Grills Just Want To Have Fun
Saturday, May 18th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-Wide, FREE!

Join us for our 2nd Annual "Grills Just Want to Have Fun" grill off! Come to the store for a three day cooking competition and taste different grilled creations from each department. Vote on your favorite and help us decide which team will be crowned "King of the Grill." Even better, your vote makes you eligible for a $100 Whole Foods Market gift card just for voting! Grill on!

Sat
18
Pie & Wine
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ On the Patio
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Pie & Wine
Saturday, May 18th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
On the Patio, Prices vary

Join us on the patio for the best of both worlds - pie & wine! We will be offering a variety of delicious slices of pie, expertly paired with wines by our wine specialist. Enjoy live music and grilling also on the patio!

Sun
19
Grills Just Want To Have Fun
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Grills Just Want To Have Fun
Sunday, May 19th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-Wide, FREE!

Join us for our 2nd Annual "Grills Just Want to Have Fun" grill off! Come to the store for a three day cooking competition and taste different grilled creations from each department. Vote on your favorite and help us decide which team will be crowned "King of the Grill." Even better, your vote makes you eligible for a $100 Whole Foods Market gift card just for voting! Grill on!

Wed
22
Blue Cheese Making Class
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Event Room
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Blue Cheese Making Class
Wednesday, May 22nd
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Event Room, $5

Back by popular demand, join us for a hands on cheese making class. Join our cheese specialist Nadeli & team as they teach you the art of making blue cheese balls, dressing, and stuffed dates! We also will feature cheese trivia with gift card giveaways! All ages welcome.

 

Reserve your seat by booking your ticket online HERE.

Fri
24
Vegan Wine Dinner
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Dining Room
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Vegan Wine Dinner
Friday, May 24th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Dining Room, $30 per person

Join us as we celebrate the arrival of Summer with an exclusive menu prepared by our Vegan chefs! Enjoy a delicious four course plant strong menu, with each dish expertly paired with wines from our Top Ten Summer Wine Collection. Menu to feature:

Appetizer:
Smoked Portobello Tomato Stack
Paired with Sea Glass Santa Barbara Pinot Noir

2nd Course:
Spring Pea Cashew Risotto
Paired with Monte Velho Esporao

3rd Course:
Fresh Spiraled Zucchini Pasta
Paired with Vinum Cellars Chardonnay

Dessert:
Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup
Paired with Lamatum Ribera Del Duero Crianza

Ages 21 and up. Space limited. Click HERE to book your tickets.

 

Sat
25
Memorial Day
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-wide
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Memorial Day
Saturday, May 25th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-wide, FREE!

Join us at the store today for the traditional kick off to the summer. We have all the fixings to make your holiday party a huge success. We will be sampling tasty treats around the store that are sure to make your family smile!

Thu
30
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, May 30th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Cool, crisp whites, reds to pair with your favorite steak - wine is made for summer food. Join us as we chat about pairing wines with both weather and favorite summer foods. Follow #wfmwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Events At Nearby Stores

Omelets Made-to-Order
Saturday, April 19th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
The Pizza Bar, $8.49/lb.

We're egg-cited to announce the opening of our new omelet station in the Prepared Foods Department. Each Saturday and Sunday from 9am-11am, your cage-free egg omelet with all the fixins will be made to your specifications. 

We're egg-cited to announce the opening of our new omelet station in the Prepared Foods Department.

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Lakewood
Saturday, April 19th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whole Foods Lakewood,

We have a very special visitor coming to visit us the day before Easter! Come and eat brunch with the Easter Bunny from 10 am to 12 pm and get your picture taken with the him from 12 pm to 2 pm on our patio!

We have a very special visitor coming to visit us the day before Easter!

EveryBunny Loves SomeBunny Sometime
Saturday, April 19th
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Throughout the Store, FREE

It's Easter weekend, and that means jellybeans, bunnies and eggs, oh my! This is the first year we're hosting an indoor Easter Egg Hunt, so bring your baskets. Stick around for our afternoon supply of team demos featuring the egg and much more.  And rumor has it the Easter Bunny will hop in to grab a nibble and meet the kiddos.

  • Easter Egg Hunt:  10 am - when the last egg is uncovered
  • Easter Bunny:       11 am
  • Easter sampling:   1pm-4pm

It's Easter weekend, and that means jellybeans, bunnies and eggs, oh my! This is the first year we're hosting an indoor Easter Egg Hunt, so bring your baskets.