October 2013

Thu
03
Thursday Tasting Tour: Fall Favorites
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Fall Favorites
Thursday, October 3rd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

This Thursday Tasting tour theme is brought to you by Fall! Our team will be doing demonstrations on fall favorites. Bring the kids and come try some fun and creative recipes for fall!

Sat
05
ArtsMemphis Culinary Series Installment: Hemingway's Table
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ The Arcade Restaurant
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ArtsMemphis Culinary Series Installment: Hemingway's Table
Saturday, October 5th
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The Arcade Restaurant

We are a proud sponsor of the ArtsMemphis Culinary Series Installment, Hemingway's Table. For more information about this event, please visit their website here.

Sun
06
Cookie Carnival to benefit Le Bonheur Children's Hospital
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Memphis Botanic Gardens
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Cookie Carnival to benefit Le Bonheur Children's Hospital
Sunday, October 6th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Memphis Botanic Gardens, $10

We are a proud sponsor of LeBonheur Children's Hospital's Cookie Carnival. To learn more about this family friendly event, visit their website here

Thu
10
Thursday Tasting Tour: Orange and Black
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Orange and Black
Thursday, October 10th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

This Thursday Tasting tour theme is will be just a little taste of Halloween early! Our team will be doing orange and black color coordinated demos. It will be a feast for the eyes! Bring the kids and come try some fun and colorful recipes!

Thu
10
Twitter Chat: Wines From South Africa - Part II
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From South Africa - Part II
Thursday, October 10th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

 

Deliciously diverse, the wines of South Africa are perfect for every occasion. Pick up one of the three 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.

 
Sun
13
Street Dog Foundation Adoption Day and dog food giveaway!
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Poplar
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Street Dog Foundation Adoption Day and dog food giveaway!
Sunday, October 13th
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Poplar, Free

We have partnered with the Street Dog Foundation to host an adoption day event! Come visit as we will also be handing out samples of our new premium dog food -Whole Paws. We will also be giving away free Whole Paws dog food for a year to anyone who adopts a dog this date! Come visit this date for more details. 

Thu
17
Thursday Tasting Tour: Oktoberfest
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Oktoberfest
Thursday, October 17th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

Come celebrate Oktoberfest and all the wonders of fall with us during our Thursday Tasting tour! Each team will be sampling out delicious recipes that fall around the theme of Oktoberfest! Bring your friends for some free samples of our best fall fare!

Thu
17
Store Tour
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Store Tour
Thursday, October 17th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

At 6pm this Thursday night, our Healthy Eating Specialist will be giving a tour of the store. Learn about our healthy eating program and/or products to meet your specific dietary needs. Come with questions and ready to learn. Please meet by Customer Service.

Fri
18
Caramel Upside Down Cake Sale
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Poplar
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Caramel Upside Down Cake Sale
Friday, October 18th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Poplar, TBA

The Fall favorite caramel upside down cake will be a featured four day sale. Check our Facebook and Twitter page for low price announcement!

Fri
18
Farmed Salmon One Day Sale
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Poplar
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Farmed Salmon One Day Sale
Friday, October 18th
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Poplar, TBA

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

Fri
18
Yazoo Beer Tasting
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Poplar
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Yazoo Beer Tasting
Friday, October 18th
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Poplar, Free

The infamous Ivan Chester will be here to sample Yazoo's latest seasonal selections! 

Thu
24
Thursday Tasting Tour: Halloween
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Poplar
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Thursday Tasting Tour: Halloween
Thursday, October 24th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Poplar, Free

This weeks theme is Halloween becauase there will be no tasting tour on the actual date of Halloween. Come join us for some treats and maybe even some tricks! This free event is fun for all ages come in a try some of our departments tasty treats!

Thu
24
Twitter Chat: A Healthful Halloween
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: A Healthful Halloween
Thursday, October 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Halloween is just a week away... Are you prepared for the onslaught of ghost, goblins and ghouls? We'll be discussing ideas for healthier treats and goodies, and share photos of costumes, jack-o-lanterns and more! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
25
Beer Tasting: Schlafly
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Poplar
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Beer Tasting: Schlafly
Friday, October 25th
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Poplar, Free to sample

Schafly, our friends from St. Louis, Missouri, will be here to sample their latest seasonal selections of beers! Stop by to sample. 21+ only.

Sat
26
River Arts Fest
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ South Main Arts District
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River Arts Fest
Saturday, October 26th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
South Main Arts District, $5

We are a proud sponsor of River Arts Fest. To learn more about this celebration of the fine arts, Memphis music and good food, visit their website here. 

Sat
26
National Pumpkin and Pretzel Day
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Poplar
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National Pumpkin and Pretzel Day
Saturday, October 26th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Poplar, Free to attend

What better way to celebrate National Pumpkin and National Pretzel Day than with pumpkin beer and hot pretzels! Join us on this date when we sample pumpkin beers and tasty pretzels. If all goes well, we will have pints for sale too! 

Wed
30
A Spooky Scavenger Hunt
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM @ Poplar
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A Spooky Scavenger Hunt
Wednesday, October 30th
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Poplar, Free

Come dressed in your Halloween best and take a spooky scavenger hunt around the store! The scavenger hunt will lead you to healthy Halloween treats. No tricks here as those that participate get healthy treats to take home too! Best for kiddos 12 and under and must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 

Thu
31
Happy Halloween!
12:00 AM @ Poplar
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Happy Halloween!
Thursday, October 31st
12:00 AM
Poplar, Free

Though we will not have a tasting tour this evening, our Team Members will be dressed in their Halloween best! 

Thu
31
Indie Memphis Film Festival
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Poplar
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Indie Memphis Film Festival
Thursday, October 31st
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Poplar, Varies

We are a proud supporter of Indie Memphis Film Festival. To learn more about this organization and event, visit their website here

Thu
31
One Day Sale: Rotisserie Chickens
12:00 AM @ Poplar
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One Day Sale: Rotisserie Chickens
Thursday, October 31st
12:00 AM
Poplar, TBA

Planning a busy night of trick or treating? Rotisserie chickens will be on sale this date - part of a perfect dinner for little ghouls and goblins. Check our Facebook and Twitter page for low price announcement. 

Events At Nearby Stores

Rock'n'Chomp
Tuesday, October 21st
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Poplar, Free

We have partnered with Rock and Romp  to bring you a Whole Foods Market exclusive event - Rock and Chomp! Rock and Chomp will be an in store event where local musicians play to children and families. After the band, we will serve a healthy snack. Each event will take place the third Tuesday of each month. The line up will be announced via Facebook and Twitter. 

 

We have partnered with Rock and Romp  to bring you a Whole Foods Market exclusive event - Rock and Chomp!

The Shack's Wine Wednesdays
Wednesday, October 22nd
4:00 PM
Poplar, $2 off each glass

Each Wednesday evening in The Shack, all wine by the glass is $2 off. Enjoy a glass of wine while you shop or dine! 

Each Wednesday evening in The Shack, all wine by the glass is $2 off. Enjoy a glass of wine while you shop or dine! 

Pint Night
Thursday, October 23rd
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!