October 2012

Sat
06
Oktoberfest
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Oktoberfest
Saturday, October 6th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE

Come celebrate the fall harvest and all things German! We will also have live music and grilling outside in our café!

Thu
11
Gluten-Free Recipes and Sampling
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Gluten-Free Recipes and Sampling
Thursday, October 11th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $10

Are you trying to avoid gluten ingredients? We will be enjoying some rice and quinoa dishes with fall flair! Apple Pilaf, Quinoa with Broccoli and sundried Tomatoes and Quick Quinoa Salad with pine nuts, pumpkin seeds and dried fruit.

Sat
13
How Do You Like Them Apples?
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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How Do You Like Them Apples?
Saturday, October 13th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE

The fall brings in the best apples of the year and Whole Foods Market is ready to celebrate these jewels when they are at their best! Sample dishes around the store using always versatile apple!

Mon
15
Knife Skills - Hands on cooking class
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Knife Skills - Hands on cooking class
Monday, October 15th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $15

Do you have a good knife but do not know how to use it? This is a hands on knife cutting class. Do you have a knife and would like to bring? No problem! Please make sure knives are secured in a case and checked in with Chef Jason when you arrive. If you would like to borrow a knife please let Chef Jason know before the 14th. Class size is limited, please contact Jason.campbell@wholefoods.com

Tue
16
Fall Foods
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Fall Foods
Tuesday, October 16th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $20

Great Fall dishes in including Spiced Pumpkin Soup,  Easy slow cooker Beef Stew, Canadian Style Beef Poutine,  Smothered Chicken and Fresh-made Egg Noodles.  Class size is very limited, please contact  Jason.campbell@wholefoods.com 

Wed
17
Texas Wines
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Texas Wines
Wednesday, October 17th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE

Texas is now the home to more than 125 wineries. This is a great expansion over just the last few years. Many of these wineries have received regional and national recognition for the quality of their wines.

Join us and our guest speaker as we explore Texas Terrier. Space is limited! Please RSVP to andrea.beckham@wholefoods.com.

 

Thu
18
Pedernales Cellars Winemaker Fredrik Osterberg
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Pedernales Cellars Winemaker Fredrik Osterberg
Thursday, October 18th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE

Join us for this special chance to meet Fredrik and taste his delicious wines. He’ll discuss the wineries sustainable practices and the growth of Texas grown wines.

 

Pedernales Cellars is located in Stonewall, Texas in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. The winery was established in the 1990’s by Larry and Jeanie Kulken and their son David near Fredericksburg. All the wines produced by Pedernales Cellars are made from 100% Texas grown grapes and they are especially well known for their delicious Tempranillo.  The Kulkens were joined in Texas by daughter Julie and her husband Fredrik, making this a true family endeavor. Space is limited. Please RSVP to Andrea.beckham@wholefoods.com.

 

Sat
20
We Crave Comfort
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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We Crave Comfort
Saturday, October 20th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE

The fall is the time to think of your favorite comfort foods. Come to the store today where we will be sampling some comfort food favorites along with some dishes sure to become new family favorites! We will also be celebrating the pumpkin including a pumpkin decorating contest. See store for details!

Mon
22
Vegetarian Cooking Class- Observation
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Vegetarian Cooking Class- Observation
Monday, October 22nd
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $20

Check out these awesome vegetarian recipes for Summer. Pumpkin Curry Soup, Eggplant Napoleons and Red Chili Tofu. Class size is limited, please contact Jason.campbell@wholefoods.com

 

Thu
25
Spooktacular Dinner Club
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Spooktacular Dinner Club
Thursday, October 25th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $15

Don’t be afraid to eat plant-strong! This dinner club will be frightfully delicious: We will serve a White Bean Dip with Crudités, a warm winter greens salad, Pumpkin Bowl Stew, and pumpkin pecan cookies. Your hostesses will be the Health Starts Here Ghouls: Laurie and Beverly.

 

Fri
26
Sushi - Hands on cooking class
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Sushi - Hands on cooking class
Friday, October 26th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $35

Everything from picking the fish to cooking the rice to presentation. Class size is very limited, please contact  Jason.campbell@wholefoods.com

Sat
27
Boo!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Boo!
Saturday, October 27th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE

Come in and celebrate Halloween early! We will have frightful treats around the store sure to please your trick or treater’s or Halloween party guest!

Sun
28
Falling in Love With Fall Floral Class
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Falling in Love With Fall Floral Class
Sunday, October 28th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $40

This class will cover great ideas for your fall holiday table scape, great short cuts and money saving ideas along with creating a beautiful fall centerpiece for your Thanksgiving Feast.You keep your design!!

Class size is limited! Please RSVP to Darren.heppel@wholefoods.com.

Events At Nearby Stores

Whole Kids Story & Craft Time
Tuesday, January 27th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
In the Cafe, FREE!

Bring the kids for this fun hour of healthy snacks, a story, and a fun keepsake craft! Ages 3-6. Starts at 10am in the cafe. Come early to get a good seat!

Bring the kids for this fun hour of healthy snacks, a story, and a fun keepsake craft! Ages 3-6. Starts at 10am in the cafe. Come early to get a good seat!

Health Starts Here Pop-Up Lunch
Tuesday, January 27th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
By the Salad Bar, Price varies

Try something new and nutritious for lunch! Come by our Health Starts Here Pop-Up Stand each Tuesday in January from 12-2pm for a healthy meal on the go!

Try something new and nutritious for lunch!

Tuesday's Just Got Cheesier
Tuesday, January 27th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lakewood On Tap, $10

Join us every Tuesday night in the bar for Grilled Cheese Night! These aren't your ordinary grilled cheese sandwiches. Ours are designed for the grown-up cheese lover! From 5-8 you get any of the following sanwiches with chips, a pickle, and a pint of Local Beer for only $10.

  • Grilled Jalapeno pimento cheese with pickles.
  •  Grilled fresh mozzarella with roasted tomatoes and pesto
  •  Grilled brie and fig spread
  •  Grilled fontina with olive tapenade
  •  Grilled Gruyere & balsamic cippoline onions
  •  Grilled Manchego and quince
  •  Grilled Sharp cheddar and fresh tomato 

 Add bacon or prosciutto to any for $1.00

Join us every Tuesday night in the bar for Grilled Cheese Night! These aren't your ordinary grilled cheese sandwiches. Ours are designed for the grown-up cheese lover!