July 2013

Tue
02
Beer School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ The BAR
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Beer School
Tuesday, July 2nd
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The BAR, $10.00

Beer School is in session, the first Tuesday of each month.  Enjoy a 6 flight beer pour (24 ounces) and snacks.  You'll also receive a free growler and a 10% off coupon for your beer purchases that evening.

Tonight's theme is American and Belgian Favorites.  $10.00/person

Thu
04
Fourth of July Favorites
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Storewide samples
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Fourth of July Favorites
Thursday, July 4th
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Storewide samples, FREE

Stop by and grab everything you need for a delicious Independence Day Celebration.  We're sampling several  made-in-house salsas, guacamole, kabobs and salads.

We've got a whole tuna on hand for cut to order steaks-perfect for the grill. And don't miss the Pie in July Deal, all pies only $9.99-we're serving them with ice cream of course.

We are closing at today  7pm. 

Happy 4th of July!

Mon
08
Plant-Strong Eating with Kathleen
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Tenleytown
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Plant-Strong Eating with Kathleen
Monday, July 8th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Tenleytown, FREE

Each Monday in July Kathleen is sharing plant strong recipes using our exclusive  Engine 2 Diet whole grain blends.

Stop by to try these fast and delicious recipes, sure to make eating healthy easier for you!

 

http://engine2diet.com/

 

Thu
11
Twitter Chat: Local Favorites
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Local Favorites
Thursday, July 11th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Local produce, local bread, local cheese - come and share your stories of the local artisans and products you most enjoy. We'll chat about how you find great local products and how to support those that produce them. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
12
Friday Night Flight School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upstairs Cafe
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Friday Night Flight School
Friday, July 12th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upstairs Cafe, FREE
Tonight's destination is staying close to home-your own backyard!  We're featuring wines that pair perfectly with that All American Favorite pastime-Grilling Out! 
We'll pour a variety of wines, white and red, to compliment your next back yard bash.
 
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!
 

 

Mon
15
Plant-Strong Eating with Kathleen
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Tenleytown
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Plant-Strong Eating with Kathleen
Monday, July 15th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Tenleytown, FREE

Each Monday in July Kathleen is sharing plant strong recipes using our exclusive  Engine 2 Diet whole grain blends.

Stop by to try these fast and delicious recipes, sure to make eating healthy easier for you!

 

http://engine2diet.com/

 

Sat
20
Cooking with: Swordfish
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Seafood Department
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Cooking with: Swordfish
Saturday, July 20th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Seafood Department, FREE

Are swordfish are something special-Harpoon Caught, fully sustainable, completely delicious!

Stop by the seafood department to grab some recipes and cooking tips from Melanie. 

 

Check out this video to learn more about our fish!

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/blog/whole-story/harpoon-caught-swordfish-1

 

 

 

Mon
22
Plant-Strong Eating with Kathleen
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Tenleytown
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Plant-Strong Eating with Kathleen
Monday, July 22nd
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Tenleytown, FREE

Each Monday in July Kathleen is sharing plant strong recipes using our exclusive  Engine 2 Diet whole grain blends.

Stop by to try these fast and delicious recipes, sure to make eating healthy easier for you!

 

http://engine2diet.com/

 

Wed
24
Beer Tasting and Brewing, In the Age of Pirates
5:00 PM @ National Geographic Museum
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Beer Tasting and Brewing, In the Age of Pirates
Wednesday, July 24th
5:00 PM
National Geographic Museum, $40.00

We're partnering with our friends at Heavy Seas Brewery and the National Geographic Museum to bring you this fun night of food, beer and pirates!

Taste a variety of pirate and seafaring themed Heavy Seas beers, including several authentic cask ales, one in a wooden firkin. The golden age of piracy occurred at the same time the British created IPA, after discovering that extra hops had an antibacterial effect during the beer’s long journey to India, crossing the equator twice.

The tasting experience will be brought to life with acclaimed beer historian Richard Wagner, who will demonstrate colonial era brewing techniques using vintage equipment. The event also includes access to the Real Pirates exhibition, and a commemorative Heavy Seas sampling glass. Must be 21, ID required.

To purchase tickets please visit:

http://events.nationalgeographic.com/events/special-events/2013/07/24/be...

Wed
24
Intro to Raw Food with Gena Hamshaw
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Upstairs cafe
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Intro to Raw Food with Gena Hamshaw
Wednesday, July 24th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Upstairs cafe, FREE

Join us as we welcome Gena Hamshaw, author of Choosing Raw, to learn about the benefits of raw foods in your diet.  The session includes a "cooking" demo, lecture and recipe samples.

Class is Free, but space is limited.

Register online at  http://introtorawfoods.eventbrite.com/

 

Learn more about Gena and her passion for food at  http://www.choosingraw.com/

 

 

 

 

 

Thu
25
Cooking with: Swordfish
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Seafood Department
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Cooking with: Swordfish
Thursday, July 25th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Seafood Department, FREE

Are swordfish are something special-Harpoon Caught, fully sustainable, completely delicious!

Stop by the seafood department to grab some recipes and cooking tips from Melanie. 

 

Check out this video to learn more about our fish!

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/blog/whole-story/harpoon-caught-swordfish-1

 

 

 

Thu
25
Twitter Chat: Summer Parties
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Summer Parties
Thursday, July 25th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Before summer fades into fall, be sure to make time for one last summer hurrah - or maybe even two or three. Let's chat about your favorite dishes, entertaining tips, and libations for sending summer off just right. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
26
Porch Party
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Outside Porch
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Porch Party
Friday, July 26th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Outside Porch, menu varies

We're serving burgers fresh off the grill so stop by and pick up a quick and delicious dinner! 

We'll also have veggie burgers, lemonade and  sides to complete your meal.

Fri
26
Friday Night Flight School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Upstairs Cafe
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Friday Night Flight School
Friday, July 26th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upstairs Cafe, FREE

On the second and fourth  Friday  of each month, our flight crew will take you to another tasty destination.  Free class with a four wine flight and accompanying cheese and antipasto.

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!

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

 

Sat
27
Ice Cream Social
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Tenleytown
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Ice Cream Social
Saturday, July 27th
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tenleytown, FREE

I scream, you scream, we all scream for Ice Cream! 

Join us for refreshing, frosty treats throughout the store.  We're sampling a wide variety of ice creams and frozen desserts and there are some great sales happening that you don't want to miss out on!

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.