May 2013

Wed
01
Southern Food Fest Daily Special: Vegetarian Southern Fare
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Patio
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Southern Food Fest Daily Special: Vegetarian Southern Fare
Wednesday, May 1st
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Patio, TBA

Today's Southern Food Fest Daily Special is Southern vegetarian cuisine. We will be serving up Fuel burgers, sweet potato fries, and collard slaw. 

Thu
02
Southern Food Fest Daily Special: Half a Smoked Chicken
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Patio
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Southern Food Fest Daily Special: Half a Smoked Chicken
Thursday, May 2nd
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Patio, TBA

Today's Southern Food Fest Daily Special is Smoked Chicken. We will be serving up half a smoked chicken, baked beans, and potato salad. 

Fri
03
Southern Food Fest Weekend Special: Ribs
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Patio
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Southern Food Fest Weekend Special: Ribs
Friday, May 3rd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Patio, TBA

Friday and Saturday's Southern Food Fest Daily Special is ribs. We will be serving up half a slab of ribs, fireworks slaw, and baked beans. 

Fri
03
One Day Sale: Pasture Raised Chicken
12:00 AM @ Poplar
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One Day Sale: Pasture Raised Chicken
Friday, May 3rd
12:00 AM
Poplar, TBA

Today is our White Oak Pastures, pasture raised whole chicken One Day Sale. Check our Facebook page closer to date for low price announcement. 

Sun
05
Oak Hall Run for St. Jude
12:00 AM @ Poplar
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Oak Hall Run for St. Jude
Sunday, May 5th
12:00 AM
Poplar

We are happy to support Oak Hall's Run for St. Jude! Catch us at the end of the race handing out popsicles. 

Sun
05
Southern Food Fest Daily Special: Southern Brunch
12:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market Patio
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Southern Food Fest Daily Special: Southern Brunch
Sunday, May 5th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Patio, TBA

Today's Southern Food Fest Daily Special is a classic Southern brunch. We will be serving up goat cheese grits, mini quiche, and fruit salad. 

Sun
05
One Day Sale: Allegro Coffee
12:00 AM @ Poplar
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One Day Sale: Allegro Coffee
Sunday, May 5th
12:00 AM
Poplar, TBA

For the first time, Allegro coffee will be our One Day Sale! Check our Facebook page for the low price announcement. 

Thu
09
Mom-O-Rama
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Poplar
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Mom-O-Rama
Thursday, May 9th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Poplar, Free

Come celebrate your mom-ness with tasty samples and mom friendly treats. We will also give goodie bags to the first 50 moms!

Sat
11
Healthy Kids Start Here
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Poplar
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Healthy Kids Start Here
Saturday, May 11th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Poplar, Free with pre-reservation

Tacos! Tacos! Tacos! Let’s learn to build some super fun & yummy veggie tacos that will fuel our days so we can get out and play! This event is best for ages 3-12, but all are welcome. Please send RSVP to wendi.hardage@wholefoods.com

Sat
11
Beer Tasting: Schlafly
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Poplar
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Beer Tasting: Schlafly
Saturday, May 11th
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Poplar, Free

Today Schlafly will be here to sample their latest seasonal selections. Free. 21+ only and valid ID required. 

Sun
12
Mother's Day.
12:00 AM @ Poplar
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Mother's Day.
Sunday, May 12th
12:00 AM
Poplar

Remember to wish your Mother a Happy Mother's Day. 

Thu
16
Thursday Tasting Tour: Cooking with bulk items
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Cooking with bulk items
Thursday, May 16th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

Does the bulk department intimidate you? Tonight each department will be featuring an item from bulk. Learn how you can use bulk goods in everyday cuisine. 

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.

Thu
23
Thursday Tasting Tour: Global Animal Partnership Standards
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Global Animal Partnership Standards
Thursday, May 23rd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

We work with the Global Animal Partnership to certify our producers' animal welfare practices. Tonight, each department will feature a dish that uses a different meat adhering to these standards. Come sample and learn. 

Fri
24
Memorial Day Bundle Deal
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM @ Poplar
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Memorial Day Bundle Deal
Friday, May 24th
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Poplar, TBA

Every Memorial Day, we feature a low priced bundle deal perfect for your family's celebration. Check our Facebook page for low price and bundle deal announcement!

Sat
25
DIY: Milk Alternatives
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Poplar
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DIY: Milk Alternatives
Saturday, May 25th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Poplar, Free

From almonds to hazelnuts, even pecans, learn how easy it is to make your own dairy alternatives. We will discuss their benefits and many uses too!

Wed
29
Healthy Store Tour
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM @ Poplar
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Healthy Store Tour
Wednesday, May 29th
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Poplar, Free with pre-reservation

Want to learn more about your local Whole Foods Market? Join us for our Healthy Store Tour and learn how to shop on a budget and our quality standards. We will walk through each department, sample some tasty Health Starts Here foods and discuss what really sets us apart from other grocers .Please send RSVP to wendi.hardage@wholefoods.com  to participate.

Thu
30
Thursday Tasting Tour: Organic Berries
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Organic Berries
Thursday, May 30th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

It is berry season! Tonight, each department will be featuring organic berrries at their peak flavor!

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.

Fri
31
One Day Sale: Blueberries!
12:00 AM @ Poplar
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One Day Sale: Blueberries!
Friday, May 31st
12:00 AM
Poplar, TBA

The blueberries will be at their peak! Let's celebrate with a one day sale. Closer to date, check Facebook and Twitter for the low price info. 

Events At Nearby Stores

Memphis Beer Week: Brooklyn Brewery
Monday, April 21st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, No charge to attend

In partnership with Memphis Beer Week, today's featured brewery is all the way from New York City - Brooklyn Brewery! They will be taking over our taps and providing sample and giveaways.The first 25 people in attendance  who purchase a growler fill will receive a free growler. 

In partnership with Memphis Beer Week, today's featured brewery is all the way from New York City - Brooklyn Brewery!

Ease the dis-ease of the mind & body with Consciousness
Monday, April 21st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

Health is... Disease-free body/Quiver-free breath/Stress-free mind/Inhibition-free intellect/Obsession-free memory/Ego that includes all/And Soul which is free from sorrow. How can we ease the disease in our body and mind and be healthy in all dimensions? When our mind settles and becomes still, then the inbuilt abilities to heal ourselves blossom. Breath is a great tool to get a handle over the mind, like a string is to a kite. In this workshop, participants will learn simple yet effective breathing and relaxation techniques for a healthy body and happy mind. The seminar will be taught by trained volunteers of the non-profit, Art of Living foundation, who's vision is a stress-free society.

Health is... Disease-free body/Quiver-free breath/Stress-free mind/Inhibition-free intellect/Obsession-free memory/Ego that includes all/And Soul which is free from sorrow.

Earth Week Garden Planting and Party at Ford Road Elementary
Tuesday, April 22nd
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Poplar,

To celebrate Earth Day, we are going offsite to help Ford Road Elementary School with their school garden planting and celebrate healthy eating. 

To celebrate Earth Day, we are going offsite to help Ford Road Elementary School with their school garden planting and celebrate healthy eating.