December 2012

Sat
01
Local for the Holidays!
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market River Forest
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Local for the Holidays!
Saturday, December 1st
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market River Forest, Free

 

Local for the Holidays

Saturday, December 1

Come together to share local fare.

10 am Race to Give for Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry: Watch two shoppers race to fill their carts for those in need!

11 am Eggnog Taste Test: Taste the best nog from dairies around the Midwest.

12 - 3 pm  Local Vendor Fair featuring the Steven Cooper Duo: Nosh on treats provided by local Illinois food producers.

Mon
03
Gingerbread Workshop
9:00 AM @ Whole Foods Market - cafe
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Gingerbread Workshop
Monday, December 3rd
9:00 AM
Whole Foods Market - cafe, $19.99 per house kit; kits can be shared.

Grab the kids and sign up for one of our two Gingerbread Workshop sessions - 9:00 a.m. or 10:30 a.m.  Enjoy a holiday continental breakfast as you ice the eaves of edible architecture. House kits can be shared.  Children are asked to attend with a parent or guardian. Reserve your house kit and RSVP by visiting our Customer Service Desk, or call (708) 366-1045. 

Mon
03
Crab Cracking
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market River Forest
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Crab Cracking
Monday, December 3rd
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market River Forest, $9.99/lb (Savings of $5 per pound!)

Indulge in wild-caught, never-frozen, fully cooked Dungeness crab!  We'll clean and crack your crab to order, for maximum deliciousness and minimum mess. While your order in prepared, swing by our Holiday Order Table where we'll be sampling selections from our Christmas & New Year's menu. 

Mon
24
Christmas Eve Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market River Forest
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Christmas Eve Hours
Monday, December 24th
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Whole Foods Market River Forest, n/a

We're open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve.  We will be CLOSED on Christmas Day.  Regular store hours resume December 26, 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Events At Nearby Stores

Buck a Shuck Oysters
Friday, July 25th
12:00 AM
Seafood Department , Free

Go crazy for oysters! Make a perfect summer dinner with our responsibly farmed oysters, and watch as our expert fishmongers shuck your oysters for just a buck a piece. 

Go crazy for oysters! Make a perfect summer dinner with our responsibly farmed oysters, and watch as our expert fishmongers shuck your oysters for just a buck a piece. 

Buck a Shuck
Friday, July 25th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Evanston South, $1 per oyster

Stop by for a Buck a Shuck! Our seafood team will shuck oysters to order, and we will have all the fixins if you feel the urge to slurp on the spot! Or, if you prefer to take them home we will happily pack them to go for you.

Stop by for a Buck a Shuck! Our seafood team will shuck oysters to order, and we will have all the fixins if you feel the urge to slurp on the spot!

Buck-A-Shuck Event
Friday, July 25th
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Wheaton,

Do you love fresh oysters? Did you miss last week's Buck-A-Shuck? Well here's your second chance. Stop in and our Fishmongers will shuck them up fresh on the spot.

Do you love fresh oysters? Did you miss last week's Buck-A-Shuck? Well here's your second chance. Stop in and our Fishmongers will shuck them up fresh on the spot.