August 2013

Thu
01
Happy Growler Hour!
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Happy Growler Hour!
Thursday, August 1st
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department

Come fill your growler every Thursday 11am-7pm! CHEERS!

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.

Sun
04
Growler Happy Hour
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Growler Happy Hour
Sunday, August 4th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department, *Varies depending on your selection

Don't forget your Growler! Bring in your empty growler for a refill and save $4 every Sunday from 11am-7pm!

Wed
07
Foodie Bar Wednesdays
12:00 AM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Foodie Bar Wednesdays
Wednesday, August 7th
12:00 AM
Prepared Foods Department

Celebrate Foodie Bar Wednesdays with $2 off the Salad & Hot Bar every week!

*$2 off/per lb.

Thu
08
Happy Growler Hour!
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Happy Growler Hour!
Thursday, August 8th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department

Come fill your growler every Thursday 11am-7pm! CHEERS!

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.

Sun
11
Growler Happy Hour
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Growler Happy Hour
Sunday, August 11th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department, *Varies depending on your selection

Don't forget your Growler! Bring in your empty growler for a refill and save $4 every Sunday from 11am-7pm!

Wed
14
Foodie Bar Wednesdays
12:00 AM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Foodie Bar Wednesdays
Wednesday, August 14th
12:00 AM
Prepared Foods Department

Celebrate Foodie Bar Wednesdays with $2 off the Salad & Hot Bar every week!

*$2 off/per lb.

Thu
15
Happy Growler Hour!
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Happy Growler Hour!
Thursday, August 15th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department

Come fill your growler every Thursday 11am-7pm! CHEERS!

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
College Street Brewing Tap Takeover
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cafe
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College Street Brewing Tap Takeover
Friday, August 16th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cafe, FREE to attend

Start your Friday night off right with College Street Brewing Tap Takeover!  Specialty will have draft beers for $5, Prepared Foods will be cooking fresh street tacos, and we will have live music playing from acoustic guitarist Corey Gloden from  the  Dry River Yacht Club!  

Sat
17
Kid's Club Back to School Class
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Cafe
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Kid's Club Back to School Class
Saturday, August 17th
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Cafe, FREE

Join us for a special Back to School edition of Kid's Club class featuring our friends from the Tempe Public Library!  We will be reading, singing songs and making our own trailmix!  Be sure to rsvp @ sp.tem.marketing@wholefoods.com to reserve your spot for this FREE class!

Sun
18
Growler Happy Hour
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Growler Happy Hour
Sunday, August 18th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department, *Varies depending on your selection

Don't forget your Growler! Bring in your empty growler for a refill and save $4 every Sunday from 11am-7pm!

Wed
21
Foodie Bar Wednesdays
12:00 AM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Foodie Bar Wednesdays
Wednesday, August 21st
12:00 AM
Prepared Foods Department

Celebrate Foodie Bar Wednesdays with $2 off the Salad & Hot Bar every week!

*$2 off/per lb.

Thu
22
Happy Growler Hour!
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Happy Growler Hour!
Thursday, August 22nd
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department

Come fill your growler every Thursday 11am-7pm! CHEERS!

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.

Sun
25
Growler Happy Hour
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Growler Happy Hour
Sunday, August 25th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department, *Varies depending on your selection

Don't forget your Growler! Bring in your empty growler for a refill and save $4 every Sunday from 11am-7pm!

Sun
25
Beer & Bacon Tasting
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Cafe
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Beer & Bacon Tasting
Sunday, August 25th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Beer & Bacon?  Yes, please!!  Join us to sample three selections of beer and bacon, carefully selected by our experienced Meat and Specialty team!  

Wed
28
Foodie Bar Wednesdays
12:00 AM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Foodie Bar Wednesdays
Wednesday, August 28th
12:00 AM
Prepared Foods Department

Celebrate Foodie Bar Wednesdays with $2 off the Salad & Hot Bar every week!

*$2 off/per lb.

Wed
28
Garden Series
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cafe
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Garden Series
Wednesday, August 28th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cafe, FREE

Fall Planting Season has arrived!  And to kick it off we have a special Garden Series full of local experts!  Check out our first class in the series on Wednesday, August 28th at 6pm. 

 

Join Master Gardeners and Haley Paul, urban agriculture program manager for the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension in Maricopa County, for an interactive talk on planning your fall garden. The cool season months are some of the best growing times in Arizona’s low desert. In the talk, Haley will walk you through the ten steps to creating a successful vegetable garden. You’ll leave with seeds and the Maricopa County planting calendar to help you start growing super local food (your own!). 

Thu
29
Happy Growler Hour!
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Specialty Department
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Happy Growler Hour!
Thursday, August 29th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Specialty Department

Come fill your growler every Thursday 11am-7pm! CHEERS!

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.

Events At Nearby Stores

Basics of Backyard Chicken Keeping at Chandler!
Tuesday, October 21st
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Chandler Whole Foods, Free!

Love the localvore movement? Ever thought you might like to keep your own chickens? Come get a rundown of popular breeds, coop design, logistics, laws and zoning, info on how to appease your neighbors, and everything you might want to know about urban poulty. Reserve your spot by emailing us at sp.chr.marketing@wholefoods.com

Love the localvore movement? Ever thought you might like to keep your own chickens?

SALE! Hot & Cold Food Bars
Wednesday, October 22nd
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Prepared Foods, only $6.49lb

Every Wednesday our Hot & Cold Food Bars are $2 off per lb!

Regularly $8.49/lb, now only $6.49/lb.

Load up on some delicious favorites!

Every Wednesday our Hot & Cold Food Bars are $2 off per lb!

Regularly $8.49/lb, now only $6.49/lb.

Load up on some delicious favorites!

Halloween Brews with Ska Brewing Co
Wednesday, October 22nd
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
20 Highland Tavern, $5/pours
20 Highland Tavern is in the Halloween spirit has has partnered with Ska Brewing Co for a ghoulishly good time! We are tapping four beers from Ska and all pours will be $5. We will have someone from Ska giving away swag. Come in costume  - 
the winner will be awarded a special prize from Ska! 
 
20 Highland Tavern is in the Halloween spirit has has partnered with Ska Brewing Co for a ghoulishly good time! We are tapping four beers from Ska and all pours will be $5.