May 2013

Sun
05
Cinco De Mayo Fiesta!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market River Forest
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Cinco De Mayo Fiesta!
Sunday, May 5th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Whole Foods Market River Forest, free samples

Join us for a sampling of Cinco de Mayo favorites.  Plus our Produce Department is wheeling out their famous guacamole station and letting you customize your own batch!  We'll start with perfectly ripe avocados, you select the level heat, species and secret ingredients!  

Mon
06
#OmMommy Yoga Giveaway
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ @WholeFoods_RVF
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#OmMommy Yoga Giveaway
Monday, May 6th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
@WholeFoods_RVF, none

May 6 - May 11, 2013

 

It's Mom Week!  Tweet #OmMommy to @WholeFoods_RVF and be entered to win a month's pass to CorePower Yoga's Oak Park/River Forest studio located on Lake St. in River Forest, IL.  This partnership is in conjunction with CorePower Yoga - Oak Park's 3rd anniversary. 

 

Not on Twitter?  Paper entries will be available in-store at our Moms' Night Out on Tuesday, May 7 from 5-8 p.m. Paper entries are only available during this event. This prize is not exchangeable or redeemable for cash.  For more information e-mail mw.rvf.marketing@wholefoods.com

 

Tue
07
Moms Night Out in Whole Body
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ whole foods market - Whole Body
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Moms Night Out in Whole Body
Tuesday, May 7th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
whole foods market - Whole Body, free!

Relax and unwind with mom-worthy samples! Stop in for your chance to win a month of free yoga!

Enjoy a spa night perfect for mom.  Samples and pampering will take place in our Whole Body department, along with complimentary massage, wine tasting and, of course, chocolate samples.  The first 25 guests will receive a complimentary goodie bag and be entered to win a spa night gift basket. 

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.

Sat
18
Wright Plus
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio - Oak Park, IL
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Wright Plus
Saturday, May 18th
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio - Oak Park, IL , tickets for purchase at gowright.org

 

Tour the architecture of the Oak Park area’s most famous artist, Frank Lloyd Wright.  This house walk offers intimate and exclusive access to both the exterior and interior of nine of his most celebrated homes and buildings.  Whole Foods Market, Food Should Taste Good and Honest Tea are all proud sponsors of this event and will provide refreshments available for purchase at the Home & Studio site.  To purchase your tickets visit www.gowright.org

 

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.

Events At Nearby Stores

Bubbles Academy Music for Kids
Wednesday, July 30th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
1550 Stage, Free!

Join us every Wednesday and Thursday morning for some rock'n good times with our neighbors from Bubbles Academy!

Join us every Wednesday and Thursday morning for some rock'n good times with our neighbors from Bubbles Academy!

Drink and Draw
Wednesday, July 30th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Engine Room, Free to Participate

Draw. Drink. Repeat. Grab your sketchbook and a pint at the Engine Room where we’ll be hosting a monthly drawing night. 

Draw. Drink. Repeat. Grab your sketchbook and a pint at the Engine Room where we’ll be hosting a monthly drawing night. 

Basic Cooking Techniques Class
Wednesday, July 30th
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Lincoln Park's Cooking Classroom, $30

Join Sarah, our Cooking At Home Specialist, as she teaches you all the tricks needed to successfully cook in your kitchen at home.  Learn easy tips on how to sauté, steam, blanch, poach, braise, roast, bake and boil.  All skills welcomed.  Class includes samples and take home recipe cards.

Join Sarah, our Cooking At Home Specialist, as she teaches you all the tricks needed to successfully cook in your kitchen at home.  Learn easy tips on how to sauté, steam, blanch, poach, brais