December 2012

Sat
01
In-store Demos
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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In-store Demos
Saturday, December 1st
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, Free

Join us each Saturday from 11am-1pm, as we sample a variety of products throughout the store, including our exclusive 365 brand and seasonal favorites. You never know what new, healthy foods you might discover!

Mon
03
In-store Demos
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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In-store Demos
Monday, December 3rd
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, Free

Join us each Monday from 5-7pm, as we sample a variety of products throughout the store, including our exclusive 365 brand and seasonal favorites. You never know what new, healthy foods you might discover!

Thu
06
Vitamix Roadshow!
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Tysons - Produce Department
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Vitamix Roadshow!
Thursday, December 6th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tysons - Produce Department , Free

Don't miss our December Vitamix roadshow - stop by for a sample and learn about all the great recipes you can make with a Vitamix!

Fri
07
Vitamix Roadshow!
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Tysons - Produce Department
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Vitamix Roadshow!
Friday, December 7th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tysons - Produce Department , Free

Don't miss our December Vitamix roadshow - stop by for a sample and learn about all the great recipes you can make with a Vitamix!

Fri
07
Fab 5 Friday "Mexican" Menu
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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Fab 5 Friday "Mexican" Menu
Friday, December 7th
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, $5 without wine glass / $4 with wine glass or water

The best dinner deal in town - get 5 small plates and 5 wine samples for $5. Join at our store entrance. Last call is at 7pm at the table at our store entrance.

 

Tonight's menu and wine pairings are:

Course 1: Mexican Salad
Wine Pairing: La Piuma, Pecorino (Italy) $11.99 sale 10.99

Course 2: Salmon Paella
Wine Pairing: Ferrari Carano, Fume Blanc (California) $14.99 sale 12.99

Course 3: Black Bean & Cheese Pasta Bake
Wine: Innovacion, Shiraz/Cabernet (Argentina) $10.99 sale 9.99

Course 4: Chicken Taquitos
Wine Pairing: Duboeuf, Malbec (France) $10.99 sale 9.99

Dessert/Table 5:TBD
Wine Pairing: Cinzano, Asti (Italy) $13.99 sale 12.99

 

Sat
08
In-store Demos
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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In-store Demos
Saturday, December 8th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, Free

Join us each Saturday from 11am-1pm, as we sample a variety of products throughout the store, including our exclusive 365 brand and seasonal favorites. You never know what new, healthy foods you might discover!

Sat
08
Vitamix Roadshow!
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Tysons - Produce Department
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Vitamix Roadshow!
Saturday, December 8th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tysons - Produce Department , Free

Don't miss our December Vitamix roadshow - stop by for a sample and learn about all the great recipes you can make with a Vitamix!

Sat
08
Holiday Tasting Event
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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Holiday Tasting Event
Saturday, December 8th
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, Free

Enjoy an afternoon of sampling some of our holiday favorites, including our holiday entertaining platters - we promise to put you in the holiday mood!  

Sun
09
Vitamix Roadshow!
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Tysons - Produce Department
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Vitamix Roadshow!
Sunday, December 9th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tysons - Produce Department , Free

Don't miss our December Vitamix roadshow - stop by for a sample and learn about all the great recipes you can make with a Vitamix!

Sun
09
Aspiring Artists of the Earth Jewelry Making Demo
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Tysons - Whole Body Department
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Aspiring Artists of the Earth Jewelry Making Demo
Sunday, December 9th
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tysons - Whole Body Department

Stop by our Whole Body department and meet Liesel from Aspiring Artists of the Earth! She will help you design your perfect pair of earrings, just in time for the holidays! Simply visit her table, choose your favorite beads from countless selections of semi-precious stones, glass, clay, wood, and pewter, and Liesel will finish the earrings for you to purchase. Earrings start @ $11.99. Liesel has been making her own knitted-works, body care products and jewelry for many years and we are excited to have her at Tysons this December!

Mon
10
Vitamix Roadshow!
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Tysons - Produce Department
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Vitamix Roadshow!
Monday, December 10th
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tysons - Produce Department , Free

Don't miss our December Vitamix roadshow - stop by for a sample and learn about all the great recipes you can make with a Vitamix!

Mon
10
In-store Demos
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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In-store Demos
Monday, December 10th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, Free

Join us each Monday from 5-7pm, as we sample a variety of products throughout the store, including our exclusive 365 brand and seasonal favorites. You never know what new, healthy foods you might discover!

Tue
11
Vegan Holiday Baking Class
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Tysons - Cafe
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Vegan Holiday Baking Class
Tuesday, December 11th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Tysons - Cafe, $12 per person (+tax)

Are you vegan and wondering how you can incorporate cakes, pies, cookies and other desserts into your holiday festivities? Learn techniques and tips for making quick, easy and hassle-free vegan holiday-baking recipes that omnivores and vegans alike will absolutely love! Learn how to keep your vegan desserts moist, light and fluffy. These vegan treats can be made and given as holiday gifts, can complement your holiday table, or can be enjoyed year-round. Join Jasmine, Tysons Vegan/Vegetarian chef, for this seasonal class – it will include complimentary dessert wine and/or hot cider!

 

Call our customer service team at 703-448-1600 to sign up. Class limited to 25 people.

Wed
12
Gluten-Free Holiday Entertaining Class
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Tysons - Cafe
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Gluten-Free Holiday Entertaining Class
Wednesday, December 12th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Tysons - Cafe, $12 per person (+tax)

Join Jackie, Tyson's Healthy Eating Specialist, as she demonstrates how to prepare and serve healthy Gluten-Free party hors d’oeuvres and appetizers for your holiday entertaining needs!

 

Here are a few menu items Jackie will be preparing:

- GF vegetarian meatball sliders(YUM)

- GF mini pesto pizzas

- GF chocolate peanut butter bites.

 

They're so delicious your guests will have no idea they're gluten-free. See you Wednesday night!

 

Call our customer service team to sign up at 703-448-1600. Class limited to 25 people.

Sat
15
In-store Demos
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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In-store Demos
Saturday, December 15th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, Free

Join us each Saturday from 11am-1pm, as we sample a variety of products throughout the store, including our exclusive 365 brand and seasonal favorites. You never know what new, healthy foods you might discover!

Sat
15
Whole Body Holiday Gift Giving & Pampering Event
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Tysons - Whole Body Department and Cafe
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Whole Body Holiday Gift Giving & Pampering Event
Saturday, December 15th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tysons - Whole Body Department and Cafe , Free

Need a last minute hostess gift or stocking stuffer? Doing a secret Santa or Yankee swap and want to find a great and unique gift? Look no further!

Join us for our Whole Body Holiday Pampering & Gift Giving event! Join our Whole Body vendor partners as they showcase a variety of holiday products, great for pampering yourself, your family or friends. And, our neighbors, Massage Heights, will be here in our Café giving free 10 minute chair massages!

Some of our Whole Body vendor partner friends joining us for this fun event are:

  • Shea Radiance
  • MyChelle dermaceuticals
  • Bodyceuticals Organic bodycare
  • Hard Night Good Morning facecare
  • Gabriel cosmetics
  • Love & Toast
  • Joyful Bath
  • Lucky Feathers Jewelry

Our Whole Body team members will be showcasing our made-in-house bath salts and will be sampling vitamin smoothies! For any Whole Body purchase, we'll happily wrap your item for free at our Whole Body gift wrapping station. And, if you want us to pull together a gift basket for you, just ask any of our Whole Body Team Members!

Happy Holidays!

Mon
17
In-store Demos
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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In-store Demos
Monday, December 17th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, Free

Join us each Monday from 5-7pm, as we sample a variety of products throughout the store, including our exclusive 365 brand and seasonal favorites. You never know what new, healthy foods you might discover!

Thu
20
Mommy & Me Class
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Tysons - Cafe
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Mommy & Me Class
Thursday, December 20th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tysons - Cafe, Free

Join Ms. Celia for a fun hour of activities designed for our wee customers from 18 mos – 8 yrs. With storytelling, crafts and a good old sing-a-long, this is a great time to enjoy connecting with other parents and kids in the community. This month’s theme is Christmas!

Thu
20
Lagunitas Brewery Tasting
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tysons - Specialty Department
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Lagunitas Brewery Tasting
Thursday, December 20th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tysons - Specialty Department, Free

Join us for this special seasonal beer tasting! Lagunitas Brewery will be here featuring the release of their seasonal "holiday sucks" ale.

Thu
20
Foodie U Class – Holiday Entertaining!
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Tysons - Cafe
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Foodie U Class – Holiday Entertaining!
Thursday, December 20th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Tysons - Cafe, Free

Our next Foodie U Event will be a "Holiday Entertaining" class. Tyson's Team Leaders from our Specialty, Seafood and Prepared Foods departments will be sharing how to make easy and delicious holiday appetizers and hors d'oeuvres. Three dishes will be featured and served:

1. Smoked Salmon Canapes
2. Crab Cakes
3. Comte Cheese Fondue

With each dish, taste a complementary wine pairing!

 

Sign up by calling our customer service team at 703-448-1600. Class is free, will be held in the Cafe and is limited to 25 people.

Fri
21
Fab 5 Friday - "Holiday Entertaining"
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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Fab 5 Friday - "Holiday Entertaining"
Friday, December 21st
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, $5 without wine glass / $4 with wine glass or water

Join us for our fun weekly dinner event, the best deal in town! For $5, get 5 small plates of food and 5 wine pairings.

Last call is at 7pm sharp!

 

Our menu this week:

 

Course 1 - Winter Salad with Clementines
Course 2 - NY strip steak with port wine shallot butter (NY strip is our ODD!)
Course 3 - Curried Wheatberry Salad
Course 4 - Green beans with spiced pecans
Course 5 - Dessert: TBD

Sat
22
In-store Demos
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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In-store Demos
Saturday, December 22nd
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, Free

Join us each Saturday from 11am-1pm, as we sample a variety of products throughout the store, including our exclusive 365 brand and seasonal favorites. You never know what new, healthy foods you might discover!

Sat
22
Christmas Wine Tasting
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Tysons - Specialty Department
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Christmas Wine Tasting
Saturday, December 22nd
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tysons - Specialty Department, Free

Join Rene, our in-house wine connoisseur, as he leads this seasonal Christmas wine tasting. We promise to get you in the holiday spirit, and if you’re looking for wine gifting suggestions, Rene is here to help! This tasting is free, just stop by our Specialty Department.

Mon
24
In-store Demos
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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In-store Demos
Monday, December 24th
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, Free

Join us each Monday from 5-7pm, as we sample a variety of products throughout the store, including our exclusive 365 brand and seasonal favorites. You never know what new, healthy foods you might discover!

Fri
28
Fab 5 "Lucky New Year's Foods"
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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Fab 5 "Lucky New Year's Foods"
Friday, December 28th
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, $5 without wine glass / $4 with wine glass or water

The best dinner deal in town! For $5, get 5 small plates of food and 5 wine pairings.
Join at the table at the front entrance. Event goes from 5-7:30pm, with a last call at 7pm.

1st Course: Italian New Year’s Lentil Salad
2nd Course: Farfalle Pasta with Smoked Salmon
3rd Course: Organic Roasted Harvest Vegetables
4th Course: Orange Bread Pudding
Dessert: TBD

Sat
29
In-store Demos
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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In-store Demos
Saturday, December 29th
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, Free

Join us each Saturday from 11am-1pm, as we sample a variety of products throughout the store, including our exclusive 365 brand and seasonal favorites. You never know what new, healthy foods you might discover!

Sat
29
New Year's Champagne Tasting
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Tysons - Specialty Department
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New Year's Champagne Tasting
Saturday, December 29th
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tysons - Specialty Department, Free

Join Rene, our in-house wine connoisseur, as he samples various “bubblies” just in time for New Year’s!

 

The tasting is free, just stop by our Specialty Department between 1-4pm this Saturday, December 29th!

Mon
31
In-store Demos
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Tysons - Store Wide
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In-store Demos
Monday, December 31st
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tysons - Store Wide, Free

Join us each Monday from 5-7pm, as we sample a variety of products throughout the store, including our exclusive 365 brand and seasonal favorites. You never know what new, healthy foods you might discover!

Events At Nearby Stores

Meatless Monday~Lunch Edition
Monday, October 27th
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Whole Foods Vienna, $8

Join Aja, our healthy eating specialist who will be here to help you fill your plate for $8. Skip the meat centered plate and try a plant based lunch-it's healthy made easy and delicious!

Join Aja, our healthy eating specialist who will be here to help you fill your plate for $8. Skip the meat centered plate and try a plant based lunch-it's healthy made easy and delicious!

Meatless Monday Special
Monday, October 27th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Prepared Foods, $8

Every Monday, 4-7pm, grab a three-sectioned plate and load up on as many meat-free items from our salad and hot bars for only $8.  So long as it's all vegetarian and the lid fits, it doesn't matter how heavy the container is!

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Meatless Monday~Dinner Edition
Monday, October 27th
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Whole Foods Vienna, $8

Join Aja, our healthy eating specialist, she will be here to help you fill your plate for $8. Skip the meat centered plate and try a plant based dinner-it's healthy made easy and delicious.

Join Aja, our healthy eating specialist, she will be here to help you fill your plate for $8. Skip the meat centered plate and try a plant based dinner-it's healthy made easy and delicious.