August 2013

Thu
01
Thursday Tasting Tour: Southern Foods Fest
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Southern Foods Fest
Thursday, August 1st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

For tonight's Tasting Tour, all departments will be featuring their best Southern dish. 

Thu
01
Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Late Summer Grilling
Thursday, August 1st
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

The calendar may indicate that summer's coming to a close, but the weather sure isn't! Join us for a fun online discussion where we share our best tips and tricks for the grill, as well as favorite foods to cook over live fire! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
08
Flash Sale!
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Poplar
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Flash Sale!
Thursday, August 8th
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Poplar, TBA

Want to get a low, low price on one of our most popular items? You need to join us for a Flash Sale! On this date, one of our most popular items will be deeply discounted for a short period of time. Check our Facebook and Twitter page for item and low price announcement.

Thu
08
Thursday Tasting Tour: Back to School
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Back to School
Thursday, August 8th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

Do you need healthy snack and lunch ideas? This week each department will be featuring their best back to school treat!

Thu
08
Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer 2013 Scrapbook
Thursday, August 8th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As summer vacation comes to an end, let's take a moment to remember the last three months. Join us to swap our very best memories, stories and photos of summer 2013! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
15
Thursday Tasting Tour: Seasonal Selections
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Seasonal Selections
Thursday, August 15th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

Summer is coming to an end but this season still has plenty to give. This evening, come check out our latest seasonal selections. 

Thu
15
Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Tiny Victories (Small steps... Big change)
Thursday, August 15th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Getting kids to think differently about their food choices can be a challenge. Join us for an online discussion to share tips and best practices for inspiring small changes that will ultimately have a big impact on better nutrition! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
16
Back to School Bundle Deal
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Poplar
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Back to School Bundle Deal
Friday, August 16th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Poplar, $11.99/bundle

Want to make your little ones a great school lunch? Check out our Back to School Bundle Deal! From August 16-19th, when you buy 1 lb of Applegate Oven Roasted Turkey Breast for $11.99, you will get  one loaf of sandwich bread (white or wheat) and one pack of Cabot Cheddar (sharp, mild or light) for free! This is a savings of $8!

Fri
16
One Day Sale: Avocados!
12:00 AM @ Poplar
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One Day Sale: Avocados!
Friday, August 16th
12:00 AM
Poplar, TBA

Another great sale in the making! Check our Facebook and Twitter page for low price announcement!

Sat
17
New Belgium Beer Tasting
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Poplar
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New Belgium Beer Tasting
Saturday, August 17th
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Poplar, Free

Our friends at New Belgium will be hosting a beer tasting and sampling their latest - Pumpkick. Come try! Must be 21+ and have proper ID. 

Mon
19
Cuttin' Up with Sam
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Cuttin' Up with Sam
Monday, August 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

Join Sam from our Produce Team,  for an evening of learning how to prep some healthy grab-n-go lunches for your busy week! This month we will enjoy fresh summer produce!  Registration required. Register at emily.lux@wholefoods.com

Wed
21
Whole Body Supplements Sale
12:00 AM @ Poplar
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Whole Body Supplements Sale
Wednesday, August 21st
12:00 AM
Poplar, TBA

Want to save on our supplements? This date the Whole Body supplements will be discounted! Check our Facebook and Twitter pages closer to date for low price info. 

Thu
22
Thursday Tasting Tour: Heirloom Tomatoes
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Heirloom Tomatoes
Thursday, August 22nd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

We are lucky to live in an area where fresh tomotoes are abundant! Tonight each department will be using an item from their department to compliment a nice, heirloom tomatoe. Come sample!

Thu
22
Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Heading Back to School
Thursday, August 22nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer vacation is officially over and the kids have gone back to school. Join us for an online discussion to share ideas for simple and nutritious breakfasts, sack lunches worth keeping and delicious suppers that are managable on a tight weekday schedule! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
23
One Day Dale: Whole Roasted Chicken
12:00 AM @ Poplar
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One Day Dale: Whole Roasted Chicken
Friday, August 23rd
12:00 AM
Poplar, TBA

Stay tuned for this great one day sale! We will be accouncing the low price via Facebook and Twitter.

Fri
23
Three Day Sale: Blueberry Peach Upside Down Cake
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Poplar
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Three Day Sale: Blueberry Peach Upside Down Cake
Friday, August 23rd
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Poplar, TBA

Another great three day sale! Our seasonal blueberry, peach upside down cake will be on sale this weekend. Check our Facebook and Twitter page closer to date for low price announcement!

Fri
23
ArtsMemphis Culinary Series: Funky Lux
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Stax Museum of American Soul
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ArtsMemphis Culinary Series: Funky Lux
Friday, August 23rd
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Stax Museum of American Soul, $225/person

We are one of the proud sponsors of the ArtsMemphis Culinary Series. This Installment is FunkyLux and features  Chefs Brown Burch, Jennifer Dickerson and Ben Smith at the STAX Museum of American Soul Music. To learn more or purchase tickets, visit their website here. 

Sun
25
Cooking Class: Diabetic Friendly Cuisine
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Poplar
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Cooking Class: Diabetic Friendly Cuisine
Sunday, August 25th
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Poplar, Free

Angela Brown is a local author who recently completed her first book, Loving the Foods I Used to Hate/Living a Diabetic Stress Free Life. Today Angela will be doing a cooking demonstration with recipes from her book. Come look, taste and learn. To learn more about Angela and her way of life, please visit her website: http://www.livingdiabeticfree.com/.

Thu
29
Thursday Tasting Tour: Couponing Event with My Memphis Mommy
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Couponing Event with My Memphis Mommy
Thursday, August 29th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

Come learn about Whole Foods Market Specific savings, receive Whole Foods Market vendor coupons and make the most of your money! Jessica White of My Memphis Mommy will be here to talk coupons and answer any questions. 

 

Thu
29
Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer's Last Hurrah
Thursday, August 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Labor Day is just a few days away, so let's make sure summer goes out with a BANG! Join us for an online discussion to share party ideas, recipes and general merriment during the final days of outdoor celebrating! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
30
Labor Day Bundle Deal
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Poplar
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Labor Day Bundle Deal
Friday, August 30th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Poplar, TBA

Another great deal in the making! Check our Facebook and Twitter page for bundle announcement!

Sat
31
Beer Tasting: Abita Brewing Company
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Beer Tasting: Abita Brewing Company
Saturday, August 31st
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

Our friends from Abita Brewing Company will be here to sample their latest seasonal selections.  You must be 21 years old to participate and have a photo ID. Free.

Events At Nearby Stores

Pint Night
Thursday, August 21st
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Poplar, $3 pint

Join us in The Shack for pint night every Thursday where local beer is $3/pint!

Join us in The Shack for pint night every Thursday where local beer is $3/pint!

Why We Meditate
Thursday, August 21st
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Poplar, Free

Interested in learning more about meditation and how it can help you? Join Daniel La Montagne for a free intro class. He will discuss his experience and how meditation has benfitted his life and how it can benefit yours too. 

Interested in learning more about meditation and how it can help you? Join Daniel La Montagne for a free intro class.

One Day Sale: Rotisserie Chicken
Friday, August 22nd
12:00 AM
Popler, TBA

Need a quick dinner idea? Our rotisserie chickens will be on sale today! The rotisserie chickens meet our same, strict animal welfare standards, are fed a vegetarian diet and the below standards:

 

  • No antibiotics — ever

  • No animal byproducts in feed

  • No physical alterations

  • Appropriate litter provided for comfort and to satisfy natural foraging instincts

  • No supplemental growth hormones.

The one day sale low price announcement will be made closer to date. 

Need a quick dinner idea? Our rotisserie chickens will be on sale today!