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. 

Sat
07
Perfect Pairings
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Perfect Pairings
Saturday, December 7th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-Wide, FREE!

Good food and good wine go hand in hand. When appropriately paired, wine and food can enhance each other’s flavors, making them more pronounced, and render the entire taste experience a more satisfying and enjoyable one. Taste these delectable pairings throughout our store featuring our 2013 Top Ten Wines.

Sat
07
Community Coat Drive
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ On The Patio
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Community Coat Drive
Saturday, December 7th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
On The Patio, Price varies

Spread the warmth this holiday season by donating a new or clean, gently used coat to our Coat Drive benefiting Genesis Women's Shelter. All sizes and gender styles gratefully accepted. While you're here, warm up on our patio with delicious, savory soup!

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

Whole foods Market is kicking off its quarterly Cheese Nights series with a class on how to create a cheese board. Enjoy tasting a diverse selection of delicious cheese that combine to make decadent pairings worth sharing!

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
We Love Local!
10:00 AM @ Store-Wide
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We Love Local!
Friday, December 13th
10:00 AM
Store-Wide, FREE!

Join us as we celebrate all things local! Come to the store this weekend and taste over 35 different foods from all over Texas! One taste and you'll see why the best foods are local!

Sat
14
We Love Local!
10:00 AM @ Store-Wide
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We Love Local!
Saturday, December 14th
10:00 AM
Store-Wide, FREE!

Join us as we celebrate all things local! Come to the store this weekend and taste over 35 different foods from all over Texas! One taste and you'll see why the best foods are local!

Sat
14
Social Media Santa
12:00 PM @ Main Entrance
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Social Media Santa
Saturday, December 14th
12:00 PM
Main Entrance, FREE!

Join us every Saturday in December and bring the family for photos with Santa with Park Lane’s first ever social media Santa! Children and adults alike can pose for pictures with Santa Claus using our fun holiday props, and the photos will be automatically uploaded to Park Lane’s Facebook page, where you can tag, download, and share your photos with friends and family—an eco-friendly alternative to sending Christmas cards! Printed photos will also be available for purchase for $5 with 100 percent of the proceeds donated to the North Texas Food Bank.

Sat
14
Delicious Gifts
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Delicious Gifts
Saturday, December 14th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-Wide, FREE!

Disocver magic in the making. Add some handmade to your holiday with festive DIY tutorials taught by our talented Team Members! As part of our global partnership with Etsy, the online mecca of handmade goodness, we will show you how to add a personal touch to your holiday gift giving.

Here are a few ideas to get you inspired!

https://www.etsy.com/wholefoods

Sun
15
We Love Local!
10:00 AM @ Store-Wide
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We Love Local!
Sunday, December 15th
10:00 AM
Store-Wide, FREE!

Join us as we celebrate all things local! Come to the store this weekend and taste over 35 different foods from all over Texas! One taste and you'll see why the best foods are local!

Sun
15
Gingerbread House Workshop
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Bakery
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Gingerbread House Workshop
Sunday, December 15th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Bakery, $20 per Gingerbread house

Continue a family tradition or start a new one! Join our talented Bakery team in this fun, hands-on workshop. Pre-assembled gingerbread house, frosting, and colorful candies provided. You bring the creativity! $20 per house. Space is limited. Sign up HERE.

Sun
15
Social Media Santa
12:00 PM @ Main Entrance
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Social Media Santa
Sunday, December 15th
12:00 PM
Main Entrance, FREE!

Join us every Saturday in December and bring the family for photos with Santa with Park Lane’s first ever social media Santa! Children and adults alike can pose for pictures with Santa Claus using our fun holiday props, and the photos will be automatically uploaded to Park Lane’s Facebook page, where you can tag, download, and share your photos with friends and family—an eco-friendly alternative to sending Christmas cards! Printed photos will also be available for purchase for $5 with 100 percent of the proceeds donated to the North Texas Food Bank.

Sun
15
Butchering Techniques with Hans
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Meat Department
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Butchering Techniques with Hans
Sunday, December 15th
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Meat Department, FREE!

Join Hans, Whole Foods Market's original best butcher, for a FREE class each Sunday in December starting the 15th! Hans will teach you different preparation techniques and reveal handy tips so you can create your own tasty dish for the holidays or any time!

 

  • Sunday, December 15--"How to Make a Crown Roast"
  • Sunday, December 22--"How to Make a Pinwheel Roast"
  • Sunday, December 29--"How to Make a Pork Roast"
Mon
16
D Magazine Celebrity Cookbook Signing
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ In the Cafe
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D Magazine Celebrity Cookbook Signing
Monday, December 16th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
In the Cafe, FREE! Cookbooks available for $14.95

We are thrilled to present a celebrity appearance and book-signing by some of Dallas' most beloved chefs! These chefs are among over 50 who are currently featured in D Magazine: The Cookbook. 

  • Chad Houser, Executive Director/Chef at Cafe Momentum
  • Graham Dodds, Co-Executive Chef at Hibiscus
  • John Mercer, Executive Chef at Whole Foods Market
  • Colleen O'Hare, Chef at Good 2 Go Taco and Mot Hai Ba

Learn more about the inspiration behind D: The Cookbook HERE.

And more about the chefs:

Cafe Momentum

Hibiscus

Good 2 Go Taco

Mot Hai Ba

While you're here, enjoy delicious recipes from the cookbook. Cookbooks are available for $14.95 each and make a lovely gift. A portion of the proceeds benefit Cafe Momentum.

Mon
16
Ugly Sweater Contest!
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ At The Bar
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Ugly Sweater Contest!
Monday, December 16th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
At The Bar, FREE!

 

Do you have an ugly sweater in the back of the closet that screams HOLIDAYS? Maybe it lights up? Maybe the sequined snowflakes glow in the dark?

Dress up in your finest fashion-disaster as we judge who will reign as the 2013 champion. In addition to bragging rights the first place winner will receive a $50 Gift Card and a refillable wine boar! Enjoy complimentary samples from our Top Ten Wines selection.

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. 

Sat
21
Social Media Santa
12:00 PM @ Main Entrance
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Social Media Santa
Saturday, December 21st
12:00 PM
Main Entrance, FREE!

Join us every Saturday in December and bring the family for photos with Santa with Park Lane’s first ever social media Santa! Children and adults alike can pose for pictures with Santa Claus using our fun holiday props, and the photos will be automatically uploaded to Park Lane’s Facebook page, where you can tag, download, and share your photos with friends and family—an eco-friendly alternative to sending Christmas cards! Printed photos will also be available for purchase for $5 with 100 percent of the proceeds donated to the North Texas Food Bank.

Sun
22
Social Media Santa
12:00 PM @ Main Entrance
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Social Media Santa
Sunday, December 22nd
12:00 PM
Main Entrance, FREE!

Join us every Saturday in December and bring the family for photos with Santa with Park Lane’s first ever social media Santa! Children and adults alike can pose for pictures with Santa Claus using our fun holiday props, and the photos will be automatically uploaded to Park Lane’s Facebook page, where you can tag, download, and share your photos with friends and family—an eco-friendly alternative to sending Christmas cards! Printed photos will also be available for purchase for $5 with 100 percent of the proceeds donated to the North Texas Food Bank.

Sun
22
Butchering Techniques with Hans
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Meat Department
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Butchering Techniques with Hans
Sunday, December 22nd
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Meat Department, FREE!

Join Hans, Whole Foods Market's original best butcher, for a FREE class each Sunday in December starting the 15th! Hans will teach you different preparation techniques and reveal handy tips so you can create your own tasty dish for the holidays or any time!

 

  • Sunday, December 15--"How to Make a Crown Roast"
  • Sunday, December 22--"How to Make a Pinwheel Roast"
  • Sunday, December 29--"How to Make a Pork Roast"
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. 

Sat
28
Pop the Top!
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Store-Wide
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Pop the Top!
Saturday, December 28th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Store-Wide, FREE!

Ring in the New Year with declicious ideas throughout the store. Taste delicious samples from every department that will inspire you to Pop the Top at your own festivities! 2014 never tasted so good!

Sun
29
Butchering Techniques with Hans
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Meat Department
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Butchering Techniques with Hans
Sunday, December 29th
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Meat Department, FREE!

Join Hans, Whole Foods Market's original best butcher, for a FREE class each Sunday in December starting the 15th! Hans will teach you different preparation techniques and reveal handy tips so you can create your own tasty dish for the holidays or any time!

 

  • Sunday, December 15--"How to Make a Crown Roast"
  • Sunday, December 22--"How to Make a Pinwheel Roast"
  • Sunday, December 29--"How to Make a Pork Roast"
Sun
29
Bubbly and Bites
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ At the Bar
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Bubbly and Bites
Sunday, December 29th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
At the Bar, FREE!

It's never too early to ring in the New Year! Celebrate with bubbly champagne paired with sweet treats including truffles and our made-in-store chocolate covered strawberries! 

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!