May 2013

Thu
09
Mom-a-Rama giveaway
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Tenley
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Mom-a-Rama giveaway
Thursday, May 9th
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tenley, FREE-While supplies last!

Starting at 10:00 we're giving away 50 goody bags to all the moms in store!  Each bag is packed with great items for pampering Mom like bathbombs and lotions.  A few bags contain extras, including our favorite spa products and gift cards!    Also, be sure to have your little ones enter our "Why my Mom is the Best Contest"  Entry forms can be picked up at customer service and the winning Mom will be treated to 4 weeks of fresh flowers!

Thu
09
Brews and Bites
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tenley
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Brews and Bites
Thursday, May 9th
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tenley, $5.00/$4.00 if you return with your mug, last entry sold at 7:30pm

Join us each Thursday to enjoy four small plates of food with four small beers for only $5.00! 

Tonight we celebrating Nouveau Southern Cuisine.  Menu includes citrus collard greens, Fried Green Tomato BLT's and edamame succotash with freshly grilled corn.

Bring back your mug and play for only $4.00!

 

Check our Facebook or Twitter pages for the most up to date menu information.

Fri
10
Friday Night Flights
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upstairs cafe
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Friday Night Flights
Friday, May 10th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upstairs cafe, FREE

Each Friday at 6pm  our flight crew will take you to another tasty destination.  Free class with a four wine flight and accompanying cheese and antipasto. Tonight's destination is Greece. 

After class, enjoy a glass of any featured wine for only $4.00 or take home a bottle of your favorite for $1.00/off.  This class has been filling up, please arrive prior to 6pm for the best seats!

Wed
15
Women's Health Week
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Produce Department
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Women's Health Week
Wednesday, May 15th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Produce Department, FREE

It's National  Women's Health Week and Kathleen is here to help all the ladies with some healthy eating tips and some new light summer recipes.

Join her in the produce department for a fresh salad and get your copy of her Healthy Eating Through the Decades, just for women!

Thu
16
Brews and Bites
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tenley
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Brews and Bites
Thursday, May 16th
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tenley, $5.00 $4.00 if you bring back your mug!

Join us each Thursday to enjoy four small plates of food with four small beers for only $5.00! 

Tonight's theme is vegetarian pub grub and the menu includes garlic potato wedges and spring vegetable turnovers.

Bring back your mug and play for only $4.00!

 

Check our Facebook or Twitter pages for the most up to date menu information.

 

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.

Fri
17
Friday Night Flight School: Destination Australia
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tenley cafe, upstairs
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Friday Night Flight School: Destination Australia
Friday, May 17th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tenley cafe, upstairs, FREE wine flight and $4.00 featured glasses

EVENT CANCELED

We apologize for any inconvenience

Please join us at the BAR to taste the featured wines

$4.00 glasses will still be available for purchase
 

Each Friday at 6pm  our flight crew will take you to another tasty destination.  Free class with a four wine flight and accompanying cheese and antipasto. Tonight's destination is Australia and we're focusing specifically on Shiraz. 

After class, enjoy a glass of any featured wine for only $4.00 or take home a bottle of your favorite for $1.00/off.  This class has been filling up, please arrive prior to 6pm for the best seats!

 
Thu
23
Brews and Bites! Fill the Grill
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tenley
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Brews and Bites! Fill the Grill
Thursday, May 23rd
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tenley, $5.00/$4.00 if you bring back your mug!

Join us each Thursday to enjoy four small plates of food with four small beers for only $5.00! 

Tonight's theme isFill the Grill!  The menu includes beer marinated in house sausages, grilled Halloumi and Vegetable Skewers and grilled fruit for dessert .

Bring back your mug and play for only $4.00!

 

Check our Facebook or Twitter pages for the most up to date menu information.

 

Thu
23
Cooking Grass fed beef
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upstairs cafe
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Cooking Grass fed beef
Thursday, May 23rd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upstairs cafe, FREE

In honor of Global Animal Partnership week, we want to teach you how to prepare some of highest GAP rated meats, including our 100% Grass fed beef!

Chef Matt, from our Prepared Foods Department will share several delicious recipes with you and show you how to create these great meals at home.

 

The class is free, but registration is requested.  Please email meg.mcgarry@wholefoods.com to sign up!

To learn more about sustainable farming solutions and the Global Animal Partnership, please visit their website.

 

http://www.globalanimalpartnership.org/

 

 

Fri
24
Friday Night Flight School-Chile
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upstairs Cafe
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Friday Night Flight School-Chile
Friday, May 24th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upstairs Cafe, FREE

Each Friday at 6pm  our flight crew will take you to another tasty destination.  Free class with a four wine flight and accompanying cheese and antipasto. Tonight's destination is Chile. 

After class, enjoy a glass of any featured wine for only $4.00 or take home a bottle of your favorite for $1.00/off.  This class has been filling up, please arrive prior to 6pm for the best seats!

 

Wed
29
Make your own Veggie Burgers
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upstairs cafe at Tenley
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Make your own Veggie Burgers
Wednesday, May 29th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upstairs cafe at Tenley, FREE

Homemade really is better!  Join our Healthy Eating Specialist, Kathleen, to learn how to make a variety of tasty and healthy burgers that even the meat eaters will appreciate.

Class is free, but space is limited.  Please register by emailing kathleen.wood@wholefoods.com

 

 

Thu
30
Brews and Bites: Final Edition
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tenley
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Brews and Bites: Final Edition
Thursday, May 30th
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tenley, $5.00, $4.00 if you bring back your mug!

Join us for this very special edition of Brews and Bites, our final one!  We're pulling out all the stops and our team members our picking some of their favorite beers to pour tonight, so we're sure it will be delicous.

Check our facebook and twitter page for menu updates.

 

 

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

Kids Corner - April Get Together
Thursday, April 17th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meet inside the cafe @ WFMTysons, Free

Kids Corner is held the third Thursday of every month from 10AM - 11AM. Ms Celia leads a fun sing-along and reads a few great stories.

Healthy snack, tape and glue sticks provided to those under 4 feet. Coffee or tea available for the chaperones.

Free event. Register at Customer Service 703-448-1600.

 

 

Kids Corner is held the third Thursday of every month from 10AM - 11AM. Ms Celia leads a fun sing-along and reads a few great stories.

From Around Here Tour & Tasting
Thursday, April 17th
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
WFM Bethesda, Free!

Walk the store with Kristin, our Healthy Eating Specialist, discuss our local food system, and meet some of our vendors who grow, raise, and make your favorite products, right in our own back yard. There will be lots to taste and try! Event is free, register at customer service or by calling (301) 984-4860.

Walk the store with Kristin, our Healthy Eating Specialist, discuss our local food system, and meet some of our vendors who grow, raise, and make your favorite products, right in our own back yard

Tasty Thursdays
Thursday, April 17th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Store Wide, FREE

Tasty bites and new things to try! Join us every Thursday for a store wide demonstration of some of our favorite food and products. From delicious seafood, fresh produce and juicy GAP Step Rated Meat to Gourmet Cheeses and freshly baked breads, we'll be sampling it all in this tasty weekly event.  Themes change weekly.

Tasty bites and new things to try! Join us every Thursday for a store wide demonstration of some of our favorite food and products.