March 2014

Sat
01
Mardi Gras
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Mardi Gras
Saturday, March 1st
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join us today for ideas and supplies for your Mardi Gras celebrations! Le Bon Ton Roule!

Mon
03
Engine 2 28-Day Challenge Meet-up Party Extravaganza with Healthy Eating Specialist Laurie
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Plano
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Engine 2 28-Day Challenge Meet-up Party Extravaganza with Healthy Eating Specialist Laurie
Monday, March 3rd
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Plano, FREE!

We have learned a lot in 4 weeks and now it’s time to enjoy our awesome support group. You all have made the most of learning what it takes to be plant-strong. Let’s enjoy a plant-strong party, trade recipes, win prizes, and share what has made us successful in our journey. Our prepared foods department is catering to all E2 and I’ll be making the dessert! Have you missed out on our 28-day challenge, you are still welcome to our celebration! Space is limited! Reserve your spot HERE!

Tue
04
An Evening with Charles Bieler - wine tasting and bottle signing
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Plano
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An Evening with Charles Bieler - wine tasting and bottle signing
Tuesday, March 4th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join us for a meet & greet with wine maker Charles Bieler! Charles Bieler is part owner and wine maker of Bieler Pere et Fils, Charles and Charles, Three Thieves, and the Gotham Project. We will be tasting wine, signing bottles and just hanging out with one of the top 40 great thinkers under 40 in the wine world! Space is limited! Sign up HERE!

 

 

 

Wed
05
Italy Uncorked
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Italy Uncorked
Wednesday, March 5th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join us on a tasting tour of Italian wines paired with cheese, fruit and olives. Class size is limited! reserve your spot HERE!

 

Thu
06
Twitter Chat: Colors of Spring
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Colors of Spring
Thursday, March 6th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Spring is fast approaching... Are you seeing the signs yet? Join us to share recipes and inspiration about the upcoming season! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
07
Street Food Fest
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Plano
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Street Food Fest
Friday, March 7th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join us all weekend for our 3rd annual celebration of street food culture with our own Whole Foods Market twist!

Sat
08
Street Food Fest
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Plano
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Street Food Fest
Saturday, March 8th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join us all weekend for our 3rd annual celebration of street food culture with our own Whole Foods Market twist!

Sat
08
The Crack Heard Around the World
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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The Crack Heard Around the World
Saturday, March 8th
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

It’s that time of year again! Join us during our Street Food Festival as we crack wheels of Parmigiano Reggiano (The King of Cheese) simultaneous at all of our 370 Whole Foods Market stores! If you have never had a taste of the center of a freshly cut wheel of Parm you won’t want to miss this fun event!

Sun
09
Street Food Fest
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Plano
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Street Food Fest
Sunday, March 9th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join us all weekend for our 3rd annual celebration of street food culture with our own Whole Foods Market twist!

Wed
12
Comfort foods made Gluten-Free, Soy-Free by Healthy Eating Specialist Laurie
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Comfort foods made Gluten-Free, Soy-Free by Healthy Eating Specialist Laurie
Wednesday, March 12th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $20

Oh so many delicious foods out there, but there are a few that we’ve grown up with and still love—Let’s put a Healthy Eating spin on some comfort food recipes and allow them to be healthy foods to be enjoyed without the guilt! How about some skinny mac ‘n’ cheese with kale and butternut squash? Baked potato samosas? Meatloaf bites (vegetarian)? And ice cream—made from SWEET POTATOES? Find out more and taste until you’re full! Class size is limited. Please sign up on line!! Space is limited! Reserve your spot HERE!

Thu
13
St. Arnold Brewery Class
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Plano
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St. Arnold Brewery Class
Thursday, March 13th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Come enjoy the brews of the finest brewery in Houston, St. Arnold. Prepare to taste beautiful beers and learn the ins and outs of St. Arnold Brewery. Space is limited! Reserve your spot HERE!

Thu
13
Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From Italy Part I
Thursday, March 13th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of Italy are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the four bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (Find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Fri
14
Fish Fry!
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Fish Fry!
Friday, March 14th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $10.00

Join us for an old-fashioned Fish Fry made by our own Chef Jason! Chef Jason has been doing Fish Fries with his family for 24 years! Meal includes Fried Catfish, French fries, Hush puppies, Coleslaw and your choice of Sweet Tea or lemonade! Fish will be served until we run out! Reserve your dinner HERE!

Sat
15
St. Patrick’s Day
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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St. Patrick’s Day
Saturday, March 15th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

The day when everyone is a little Irish! Come into the store today as we sample classic Irish dishes and some with a new twist. We have all you need to make your green celebration a hit!

 

Sun
16
Easy Make Ahead Meals
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Easy Make Ahead Meals
Sunday, March 16th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, $25 per person

Join Megan and Bev as we show how to prepare meals for the whole week in just a few hours. These quick breakfast ideas, healthy lunches and simple dinner recipes will get you set for the week ahead. We'll serve samples and send you home with recipes for all the dishes. All recipes can be easily adapted to fit a Gluten Free or Dairy Free diet. Class size is limited! Reserve your spot HERE!

Tue
18
Sushi - Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Plano
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Sushi - Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
Tuesday, March 18th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Plano, $35 per person

Yes, we do eat the samples. Learn what type rice to use, where to get the fish, and how to roll it.  Class size is limited. Reserve your spot HERE!

Thu
20
Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Future Without Poverty
Thursday, March 20th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Giving can be hyper local or support for someone you've never met half way around the world. What matters is how we can all work together to create opportunity for ourselves and others to grow. Join us as we talk about ways we can all help to eradicate poverty. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
20
Flight Night
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Flight Night
Thursday, March 20th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join us each month to taste wine and cheese from around the globe. Check store for details on this month’s topic! Class size is limited! Reserve your spot HERE!

Fri
21
Partners Cooking Class - Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Plano
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Partners Cooking Class - Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
Friday, March 21st
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Plano, $35 per person

Great date night for couples. Chicken goulash and beef schnitzel with mushroom and red wine reduction.  This class includes large samples of all courses. Learn to cook and have fun at the same time. Class size is limited. Reserve your spot HERE!

 

Sat
22
Whole Planet
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Whole Planet
Saturday, March 22nd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Today at the store we celebrate our Whole Planet Foundation and its goal of alleviating poverty worldwide by providing microcredit in communities that supply Whole Foods Market stores with product. Help us in our fundraising efforts and sample products from companies that are helping us in our efforts!

Sun
23
Fresh Pasta, Sauces and Pizza.
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Plano
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Fresh Pasta, Sauces and Pizza.
Sunday, March 23rd
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Plano, $20

Join Bev and Megan and experience the joy and ease of making fresh pasta from scratch.  This is a demo style class, but there will be opportunities to take a turn on the pasta machine.  We will then utilize the pasta to make manicotti and spinach ravioli.  Sauces will be quick and easy, a savory tomato sauce and creamy Alfredo sauce, all from scratch.  Homemade pizza will top off this lesson, making pizza night at home a “pizza party” for the whole family. Space is limited! Reserve your spot HERE!

Mon
24
Beer from Here, Volume 1
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Beer from Here, Volume 1
Monday, March 24th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Come join us as we start our series of “Beer from Here”. This series will feature breweries from right here in the DFW Metroplex. In Volume 1, we will be featuring Lakewood Brewery from Garland, TX. Cheese, chocolate, and smoked salmon will be paired with a flight of all Lakewood’s delicious brews. Space is limited. Reserve your spot HERE!

Wed
26
March’s Healthy Eating Dinner Club Prepared by Laurie and Beverly
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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March’s Healthy Eating Dinner Club Prepared by Laurie and Beverly
Wednesday, March 26th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $25

No demos here, just beautiful food served up in our classroom turned café. It’s like going to a restaurant that serves just the food your body needs: nutrient dense, plant-strong and always tasty! Spring’s line-up is delicious! A light zucchini appetizer,  then a tomato salad with artichoke tapenade crostini, main dish is a hearty shepherd’s pie with lentils served with lemony roasted asparagus, and a berry yummy cobbler with banana ‘nice’ cream for dessert. We always choose organic when available and the meal is prepared just for you! RSVP as seating is very limited. Reserve your spot HERE!

Thu
27
Founders Brewery Class
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Plano
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Founders Brewery Class
Thursday, March 27th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Founders Brewery will be in house to sample and educate you on the vast array of wonderful beers in their highly rated line. Don’t miss this!!! Reserve your spot HERE!

 

Thu
27
Twitter Chat: Seafood For Spring
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Seafood For Spring
Thursday, March 27th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As the weather begins to get warmer we often change our eating habits to the lighter side. Adding more seafood to your diet is a great way to do this! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Sat
29
Finish Line Foods
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Finish Line Foods
Saturday, March 29th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

In honor of our sponsorship of Marathon Kids we will be sampling foods great for athletes in training and anyone looking for a fresh start!

 

Sun
30
Pancake Breakfast
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Plano
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Pancake Breakfast
Sunday, March 30th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Plano, $7

Stop in for a Sunday Breakfast: fresh squeezed juice, bottomless coffee, in-house made sausage and pancakes made fresh to order served with butter and syrup. Reserve your spot HERE!

 

Mon
31
Vegetarian - Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Plano
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Vegetarian - Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
Monday, March 31st
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Plano, $35 per person

Don't let time stop you from eating the way you want. Try these quick and easy vegetarian meals designed to keep you on the move. Thai peanut veggie wrap, foe chicken pho, and curried rice noodles. Class size is limited. Reserve your spot HERE!

 

Events At Nearby Stores

Story Time
Wednesday, October 1st
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Downstairs Eating Area, Free

Join us each week for a story, a snack and a craft! All ages are welcome.  Spoiler alert—the coffee/juice bar is right next to the kids’ area! We have you covered, Moms!

Join us each week for a story, a snack and a craft! All ages are welcome.  Spoiler alert—the coffee/juice bar is right next to the kids’ area! We have you covered, Moms!

Growler Hour at Lakewood On Tap
Wednesday, October 1st
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!

Thursday Hearth Fired Pizza Night
Thursday, October 2nd
12:00 AM
Pizza Bar, $10.99

Need a hot and easy dinner solution? Thursdays ONLY, our hot pizzas with up to 3 toppings are just $10.99! All of our delicious pizzas are handmade with fresh toppings, premium cheeses, fresh made sauce, and our very own home style crust.

Build Your Own Pie

  • Choose Mulitgrain or Neapolitan Dough from Venice Bakery
  • Choose Up To Three Toppings

Meats

  • Pepperoni
  • Turkey Sausage
  • Ground Beef
  • Chicken
  • Ham
  • Bacon

Veggie

  • Pineapple
  • Fresh Spinach
  • Mushrooms
  • Onions
  • Bell Peppers
  • Squash
  • Artichokes
  • Olives
  • Jalepenos

Call our pizza line to order your Hearth Fired Pizza at 214-389-0709

 

Need a hot and easy dinner solution?