March 2013

Fri
01
Street Food Festival
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Alamo Quarry
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Street Food Festival
Friday, March 1st
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Alamo Quarry, Free

From skewers to sweets, we'll be celebrating the flavors of the streets all weekend long.

Sat
02
Blood Drive
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM @ Alamo Quarry Parking Lot
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Blood Drive
Saturday, March 2nd
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Alamo Quarry Parking Lot, Free

Save a life by donating blood at Whole Foods Market. Make your appointment online with the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center. All presenting donors will receive a t-shirt and a gift card to Whole Foods Market.

Sat
02
Street Food Festival
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Alamo Quarry
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Street Food Festival
Saturday, March 2nd
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Alamo Quarry, Free

From skewers to sweets, we'll be celebrating the flavors of the streets all weekend long.

Sun
03
Street Food Festival
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Alamo Quarry
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Street Food Festival
Sunday, March 3rd
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Alamo Quarry, Free

From skewers to sweets, we'll be celebrating the flavors of the streets all weekend long.

Fri
08
Vitamix Road Show
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Alamo Quarry
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Vitamix Road Show
Friday, March 8th
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Alamo Quarry, Free

Learn how Vitamix can help you live a healthier life in 2013! Vitamix inspires the creation of new, flavorful dishes in both home and restaurant kitchens throughout the world. Explore what you can make with the power, precision, and durability of a Vitamix machine, and learn why it’s so much more than a blender.

Sat
09
Vitamix Road Show
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Alamo Quarry
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Vitamix Road Show
Saturday, March 9th
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Alamo Quarry, Free

Learn how Vitamix can help you live a healthier life in 2013! Vitamix inspires the creation of new, flavorful dishes in both home and restaurant kitchens throughout the world. Explore what you can make with the power, precision, and durability of a Vitamix machine, and learn why it’s so much more than a blender.

Sat
09
Parmageddon
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Alamo Quarry
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Parmageddon
Saturday, March 9th
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Alamo Quarry, Free

On 3.9.13 at 2 p.m., we're shattering the world record! More than 400 wheels of Parmigiano Reggiano will be simultaneously cracked and sampled at our stores.

 

Join us from 12 - 4 p.m., for Parmigiano Reggiano demos, music by our in-house DJ and Team Member Ryan and beer singles and wine by the glass available for sale.

Sat
09
Cooking with Parm Class
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM @ Alamo Quarry
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Cooking with Parm Class
Saturday, March 9th
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Alamo Quarry, $15 per person

Learn to cook with Parmigiano Reggiano at our cooking class immediately following our attempt to break the world record for the most wheels of Parmigiano Reggiano cracked at the same time. Class participants will learn to prepare and taste:

 

Parmigiano Reggiano, Prosciutto and Arugula Flatbread

Oven-Baked Chicken with Parmigiano Reggiano Crust

Spinach Salad with Warm Parmigiano Reggiano Dressing

 

All participants will receive recipes for the dishes. Call 210-826-4676 to RSVP or stop by the Quarry Guest Services Desk.

Sun
10
Vitamix Road Show
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Alamo Quarry
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Vitamix Road Show
Sunday, March 10th
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Alamo Quarry, Free

Learn how Vitamix can help you live a healthier life in 2013! Vitamix inspires the creation of new, flavorful dishes in both home and restaurant kitchens throughout the world. Explore what you can make with the power, precision, and durability of a Vitamix machine, and learn why it’s so much more than a blender.

Mon
11
Vitamix Road Show
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Alamo Quarry
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Vitamix Road Show
Monday, March 11th
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Alamo Quarry, Free

Learn how Vitamix can help you live a healthier life in 2013! Vitamix inspires the creation of new, flavorful dishes in both home and restaurant kitchens throughout the world. Explore what you can make with the power, precision, and durability of a Vitamix machine, and learn why it’s so much more than a blender.

Fri
15
Vitamix Road Show
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Alamo Quarry
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Vitamix Road Show
Friday, March 15th
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Alamo Quarry, Free

Learn how Vitamix can help you live a healthier life in 2013! Vitamix inspires the creation of new, flavorful dishes in both home and restaurant kitchens throughout the world. Explore what you can make with the power, precision, and durability of a Vitamix machine, and learn why it’s so much more than a blender.

Sun
17
Rummage Sale to Benefit the Whole Planet Foundation
9:30 AM - 1:30 PM @ Alamo Quarry
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Rummage Sale to Benefit the Whole Planet Foundation
Sunday, March 17th
9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Alamo Quarry, Free

We’re bursting at the seams with unique, gently used items for our Rummage Sale. Come take a look, you just might find a few treasures. All proceeds will help alleviate poverty worldwide through the Whole Planet Foundation.

Tue
26
Guest Advisory Panel
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Alamo Quarry Classroom
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Guest Advisory Panel
Tuesday, March 26th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Alamo Quarry Classroom, Free

We love our guests! Join us for a lively discussion about your Alamo Quarry Whole Foods Market. We want to hear your feedback and ideas. RSVP by March 22 to megan.mutschler@wholefoods.com.

Refreshments will be served.

Wed
27
Community Giving Day benefitting SA Youth
12:00 AM @ Alamo Quarry
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Community Giving Day benefitting SA Youth
Wednesday, March 27th
12:00 AM
Alamo Quarry, Free

5% of our sales on Wednesday, March 27 will go to benefit SA Youth's Rosemary's Kitchen Culinary Arts Training Program.

 

Located at the Mission Verde Center and operated by SA Youth, Rosemary's Kitchen provides workforce training for out-of-school young people seeking a second chance in life. To learn more, visit http://sanantonioyouth.org/.

 

Sat
30
Wine 101: Old World vs. New World Cabernet Sauvignon
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whole Foods Alamo Quarry Specialty Department
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Wine 101: Old World vs. New World Cabernet Sauvignon
Saturday, March 30th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods Alamo Quarry Specialty Department, Free

Our wine specialist Michael will offer a free tasting and class on the subtle differences of Old World versus New World Cabarnet Sauvignon.

Events At Nearby Stores

Cherry Fest at the Vineyard
Friday, July 11th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Vineyard, FREE

It's one of our favorite times of the year, Cherry Fest! Take a sweet ride with us every day this weekend from 12pm-5pm as we showcase all things cherry!

Friday: Cherry demos thru out the store

Saturday: Cherry Chowdown from 12pm-2pm! We will have all departments participate in a showdown showcasing cherries of course, and YOU get to vote! Every guest who votes will have a chance to win a $25 gift card and help crown our Cherry King or Queen!

Sunday: Cherry Team Member Favorites! 

It's one of our favorite times of the year, Cherry Fest! Take a sweet ride with us every day this weekend from 12pm-5pm as we showcase all things cherry!

Cherry Fest at the Vineyard
Saturday, July 12th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Vineyard, FREE

It's one of our favorite times of the year, Cherry Fest! Take a sweet ride with us every day this weekend from 12pm-5pm as we showcase all things cherry!

Friday: Cherry demos thru out the store

Saturday: Cherry Chowdown from 12pm-2pm! We will have all departments participate in a showdown showcasing cherries of course, and YOU get to vote! Every guest who votes will have a chance to win a $25 gift card and help crown our Cherry King or Queen!

Sunday: Cherry Team Member Favorites! 

It's one of our favorite times of the year, Cherry Fest! Take a sweet ride with us every day this weekend from 12pm-5pm as we showcase all things cherry!

Patio Party at the Vineyard
Saturday, July 12th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Vineyard Patio, FREE to attend!

Join us on the patio as we fire up the grill plus live music from 12pm-3pm with Three Peace Band!

Join us on the patio as we fire up the grill plus live music from 12pm-3pm with Three Peace Band!