December 2014

Thu
04
Twitter Chat: Wines for the Holidays
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines for the Holidays
Thursday, December 4th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

No holiday celebration is complete without a few bottles of wine, so join in on the chat to discover our recommendations for the season! Buy a few ahead of time and taste and tweet with us through our favorites. See the list here: http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/wine Follow #WFMwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST. 

Sat
06
Walking in a Winter Wonderland
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whole Foods Market Tampa Prepared Foods Department
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Walking in a Winter Wonderland
Saturday, December 6th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Tampa Prepared Foods Department, FREE

Sharing food with your family is what the holidays are all about. This holiday season, let Whole Foods Market Tampa keep you out of the kitchen, and in with your families to make memories with your loved ones. Stop by the store to try some of our favorite exclusive offerings from the December Holiday Catering Menu and while you're here, go ahead and place an order! Vote for your favorite dish of the asting ad enter to win a gift basket!

Tue
09
Mom's Morning Escape
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ In store
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Mom's Morning Escape
Tuesday, December 9th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
In store, FREE

Mom's sometmes forget to take time for themselves - so let us pamper you! At our monthly Mom's Morning Escape, moms will receive a free mini-massage, coffee or tea, and muffin from the Coffee Bar. Please check in at the Customer Service desk to pick up your Mom's Morning Escape Voucher, then make your way to the Coffee Bar for breakfast. Also, don't forget to enjoy a relaxing five minute chair massage by Ulitmate Bodywork in our Whole Body Department (first-come, first served).

 

Tue
09
Cheese Nights: Alpine Style Cheeses
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Wine and Beer Bar
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Cheese Nights: Alpine Style Cheeses
Tuesday, December 9th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Wine and Beer Bar, FREE

Traditional Alpine Style Cheeses for your parties and fondue pots. Meet us at our wine and beer bar to sample some of our finest selections!

Thu
11
Twitter Chat: Spectacular Entertaining
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Spectacular Entertaining
Thursday, December 11th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

From large celebrations to comforting dinners and small cocktail soirees, the holiday season is THE time for entertaining. Join us on Twitter from 6pm - 7pm CST to swap recipes, ideas, and more. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation.

Fri
12
Red Wine & Green Art
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Store cafe and out on the patio
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Red Wine & Green Art
Friday, December 12th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Store cafe and out on the patio, $5 donation for tasting.

Wine & Appetizer Tasting- $5 Donation to Keep Tampa Bay Beatiful

Whole Foods Market Tampa's Annual Holiday Wine Show and Recycled Art Exibit is back! Taste exquisite red wines, as well as a few white wines and sparkling wines, all perfect for your holiday needs. We'll also have an art exibit & fair featuring recycled crafts, jewelry, sculptures, pottery, and more by local community artists. The art exhibit is free.

Mon
15
Simply Fresh: Rustic Centerpieces
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Store cafe
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Simply Fresh: Rustic Centerpieces
Monday, December 15th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Store cafe, $10

At Whole Foods Market Tampa, produce isn't the only fresh thing we have in our Produce Department! Sample delicious fruits paired with amazing cheeses as our talented Floral Specialist Eliza teaches you tips  and tricks to make your holiday table come to life! To register for  this class, please email curtis.whitwam@wholefoods.com

Thu
18
Twitter Chat: Cooking for the Holidays
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Cooking for the Holidays
Thursday, December 18th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

It's almost time for the second big feast of the holiday season! Whether you're looking for a main course, sumptious sides or delicious desserts you're sure to find it during our chat. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Sat
20
Simply Delicious: Perfect Pairings
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Bakery
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Simply Delicious: Perfect Pairings
Saturday, December 20th
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Bakery, FREE

Are you hosting this year's holiday feast or sharing your home with family for the holidays? If so, this event is for you! Stop by our Bakery Department to learn the art of pairing dessert wines with seasonal goodies, sample eye-opening drinks to serve alongside breakfast pastries and indulge in all things chocolate. This is an event your taste buds won't want to miss!

Sun
21
Sweet Dreams: Delicious Guilt Free Decadence!
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Store cafe
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Sweet Dreams: Delicious Guilt Free Decadence!
Sunday, December 21st
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Store cafe, FREE

Visions of sugar plums dancing in your head? Let your sweet tooth have it's way and learn how to enjoy sweet treats without sacrificing your health this holiday season! Our Healthy Eating Specialist will show you delicious healthy desserts that will tantalize your taste buds. Enjoy the magic of the holidays with this cooking demonstration. Email curtis.whitwam@wholefoods.com to register

Events At Nearby Stores

Food Drive Benefiting the Village Presbyterian Church Community Food Pantry
Saturday, December 20th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
In Front of the Store, Free!

Help us feed our local community by donating items during our food drive.

You can also help all month long by donating at any register to help feed a Tampa Bay family of 4 this holiday season.

Smoothie Sunday
Sunday, December 21st
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
In the Bakery Department, Buy 1, Get 1 50% off!

Drink to your health with our fresh fruit and vegetable smoothies. These unique, no-added sugar recipes will delight your taste buds and add more nutrients to your diet. For two hours only shoppers will be treated to Buy 1, Get 1 50% off smoothies!

Pictures with Santa
Sunday, December 21st
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
In Front of the Store, Free! No registration required.

Meet the jolliest fellow of all as Santa makes a special stop at our store. Bring your cameras!