March 2015

Tue
03
Tasty Tuesday
11:30 AM @ in-store
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Tasty Tuesday
Tuesday, March 3rd
11:30 AM
in-store

Join Brenda, our in-store Healthy Eating Specialist, as she prepares a new and tasty dish for you to sample and purchase. Who knew healthy could taste so delicious? We did!

Thu
05
Twitter Chat: Spring is Coming
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Spring is Coming
Thursday, March 5th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Spring is fast approaching... Are you seeing the signs yet? Join us to share recipes and inspiration about the upcoming season! Follow #WFMdish to participate in the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
06
Fish Fridays
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Fish Fridays
Friday, March 6th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department

Join us every Friday during Lent for a fresh fish lunch in our Prepared Foods Department.

Fri
06
Healthy Snacks for Busy People
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ in-store
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Healthy Snacks for Busy People
Friday, March 6th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in-store

Don’t be tempted with snacks that pack on the pounds and deliver little nutrition. With some planning and knowledge there are numerous ways to satisfy that midafternoon tiger! Brenda our Healthy Eating Specialist will offer samples of some of our healthiest options. Handout will be provided.

Sat
07
Storewide Tasting
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ in-store
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Storewide Tasting
Saturday, March 7th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
in-store

If you’re on a budget, looking for some delicious food or just interested in trying something new, stop in and taste a sample!

Sat
07
Parmesan Cheese Cutting and Samples
3:00 PM @ in-store
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Parmesan Cheese Cutting and Samples
Saturday, March 7th
3:00 PM
in-store

On Saturday March 7th, more than 400 wheels of authentic Parmigiano-Reggiano will be cracked and sampled in Whole Foods Markets all over the country! Come and experience the centuries-old tradition of cracking an 85 pound wheel of Parmigiano-Reggiano. Enjoy delicious samples and a cheesy store-wide tasting!

Tue
10
Tasty Tuesday
11:30 AM @ in-store
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Tasty Tuesday
Tuesday, March 10th
11:30 AM
in-store

Join Brenda, our in-store Healthy Eating Specialist, as she prepares a new and tasty dish for you to sample and purchase. Who knew healthy could taste so delicious? We did!

Thu
12
The Savvy Shopper Tour
11:00 AM @ in-store
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The Savvy Shopper Tour
Thursday, March 12th
11:00 AM
in-store

Are you mystified as to how to save money while shopping for our healthiest selections at Whole Foods Market? Eating quality food is important, so why skimp on your health? Have Brenda our Healthy Eating Specialist show you the ins and outs of how to eat well on a budget. Time saving tips, tastings and a goodie bag will be provided. Please sign up for this free tour by emailing WestportEvents@Wholefoods.com.

Thu
12
Kids Cupcake Decorating Class
4:00 PM @ in-store
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Kids Cupcake Decorating Class
Thursday, March 12th
4:00 PM
in-store, $5 Donation

We’re decorating cupcakes and raising money for the Whole Planet Foundation! Join us in our café, all ages are welcome! Please let sign up by emailing WestportEvents@WholeFoods.com and let us know if your child has any allergies.

Thu
12
Twitter Chat: Spring Bounty
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Spring Bounty
Thursday, March 12th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Let's get excited about the bounty of spring flavors and discuss all the great ways to enjoy the season's freshest produce! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
13
Book Signing with Ali Rakowski from Bowls of Love
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ in-store
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Book Signing with Ali Rakowski from Bowls of Love
Friday, March 13th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
in-store, Free

We’re thrilled to have Ali Rakowski, author of Bowls of Love: Paleo Soups for the Seasons here for a meet and greet and book signing. Warm up with a sample of one of her delicious recipes and check out her fabulous book!

Fri
13
Fish Fridays
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Fish Fridays
Friday, March 13th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department

Join us every Friday during Lent for a fresh fish lunch in our Prepared Foods Department.

Sat
14
Storewide Tasting
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ in-store
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Storewide Tasting
Saturday, March 14th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
in-store

If you’re on a budget, looking for some delicious food or just interested in trying something new, stop in and taste a sample!

Sat
14
Prosperity Pop-Up Lunch
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ in-store
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Prosperity Pop-Up Lunch
Saturday, March 14th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in-store

In celebration of the Whole Planet Foundation, our Teams are cooking up a delicious lunch inspired by some of the countries that receives our micro-credit loans. We’re donating 100% of the proceeds to the Whole Planet Foundation!

Mon
16
A Greener Saint Patricks Day
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ in-store
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A Greener Saint Patricks Day
Monday, March 16th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in-store

Leafy Greens like Collards, Kale and Swiss chard are the most nutrient dense vegetables per calorie on the planet so be sure to make a place at your dinner table for these vibrant greens. Brenda will make a delicious recipe that all will surely enjoy!

Tue
17
Tasty Tuesday
11:30 AM @ in-store
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Tasty Tuesday
Tuesday, March 17th
11:30 AM
in-store

Join Brenda, our in-store Healthy Eating Specialist, as she prepares a new and tasty dish for you to sample and purchase. Who knew healthy could taste so delicious? We did!

Wed
18
What's On Sale?
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ in-store
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What's On Sale?
Wednesday, March 18th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in-store

Brenda our healthy eating specialist will whip up a tasty and nutritious dish using products from our sales flyer! Join us for a tasting!

Thu
19
Free Makeup Remover Wipes – Whole Body DIY Workshop
11:00 AM @ in-store
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Free Makeup Remover Wipes – Whole Body DIY Workshop
Thursday, March 19th
11:00 AM
in-store

We asked our Whole Body Makeup guru, Erica, to devise an effective makeup remover made with familiar ingredients you can find on our shelves. Erica’s easy DIY recipe will dissolve even the most stubborn makeup with simple plant-based ingredients. Join us for this free class!

Thu
19
Twitter Chat: Spring for Seafood
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Spring for Seafood
Thursday, March 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

As the weather begins to get warmer we often change our eating habits to the lighter side. Adding more seafood to your diet is a great way to do this! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
20
Fish Fridays
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Fish Fridays
Friday, March 20th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department

Join us every Friday during Lent for a fresh fish lunch in our Prepared Foods Department.

Fri
20
Prosperity Pop Up Lunch
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ in-store
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Prosperity Pop Up Lunch
Friday, March 20th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in-store

In celebration of the Whole Planet Foundation, our Teams are cooking up a delicious lunch inspired by some of the countries that receives our micro-credit loans. We’re donating 100% of the proceeds to the Whole Planet Foundation!

Fri
20
Spring Cleanse
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ in-store
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Spring Cleanse
Friday, March 20th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in-store

March 21st is the first day of spring, so why not celebrate it by putting a spring into your walk with a smoothie! Brenda our Healthy Eating Specialist will make a refreshing Rainbow Smoothie that incorporates the colors of the rainbow which delivers a full spectrum of nutrients. Join her for a sample!

Fri
20
Kids Spring Planting Class
4:00 PM @ in-store
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Kids Spring Planting Class
Friday, March 20th
4:00 PM
in-store, $5

We’re celebrating the start of spring by planting seeds and painting ceramic pots, perfect for your garden. This class is great for anyone who likes to plant seeds and paint! Space is limited, please let sign up by emailing WestportEvents@WholeFoods.com.

Sat
21
Hurry, Get Your Limited Edition Hello Beauty Bag!
10:00 AM @ in our Whole Body Department
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Hurry, Get Your Limited Edition Hello Beauty Bag!
Saturday, March 21st
10:00 AM
in our Whole Body Department

Our Limited Edition Hello Beauty Bag is packed with cutting edge clean beauty products and a $5 off Coupon! Grab a bag before they are gone!

Sat
21
Beauty Bag Release at 10am (local time)
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ Whole Body
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Beauty Bag Release at 10am (local time)
Saturday, March 21st
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Whole Body, $18

We are thrilled to share our curated collection of cutting-edge beauty samples with you. Stop by and grab your bag before they are gone.

Saturday, March 21 at 10 a.m. local time

Valued at $60, yours for only $18.

Sat
21
Storewide Tasting
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ in-store
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Storewide Tasting
Saturday, March 21st
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
in-store

If you’re on a budget, looking for some delicious food or just interested in trying something new, stop in and taste a sample!

Sat
21
Prosperity Pop-Up Lunch
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ in-store
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Prosperity Pop-Up Lunch
Saturday, March 21st
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in-store

In celebration of the Whole Planet Foundation, our Teams are cooking up a delicious lunch inspired by some of the countries that receives our micro-credit loans. We’re donating 100% of the proceeds to the Whole Planet Foundation!

Sun
22
Support Staples High School’s Club Green
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ in-store
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Support Staples High School’s Club Green
Sunday, March 22nd
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
in-store

Come out and support Club Green students from Staples High School! Staples High School and Next Step Living are working together to help connect families with State supported and Utility sponsored home energy assessments. For each assessment that is completed, Next Step Living will donate up to $50 to the Staples High School Club Green to help fund its various initiatives such as: the installation of water bottle filling stations in the high school, the implementation of a composting system in the cafeteria, and the continuation of ‘Green Day’ which is a town-wide weekend-long celebration of sustainability in Westport.

Mon
23
Prosperity Pop Up Lunch
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ in-store
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Prosperity Pop Up Lunch
Monday, March 23rd
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in-store

In celebration of the Whole Planet Foundation, our Teams are cooking up a delicious lunch inspired by some of the countries that receives our micro-credit loans. We’re donating 100% of the proceeds to the Whole Planet Foundation!

Tue
24
Tasty Tuesday
11:30 AM @ in-store
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Tasty Tuesday
Tuesday, March 24th
11:30 AM
in-store

Join Brenda, our in-store Healthy Eating Specialist, as she prepares a new and tasty dish for you to sample and purchase. Who knew healthy could taste so delicious? We did!

Tue
24
Kids Spring Planting Class
4:00 PM @ in-store
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Kids Spring Planting Class
Tuesday, March 24th
4:00 PM
in-store, $5

We’re celebrating the start of spring by planting seeds and painting ceramic pots, perfect for your garden. This class is great for anyone who likes to plant seeds and paint! Space is limited, please let sign up by emailing WestportEvents@WholeFoods.com.

Thu
26
Kids Cupcake Decorating Class
4:00 PM @ in-store
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Kids Cupcake Decorating Class
Thursday, March 26th
4:00 PM
in-store, $5 Donation to Whole Planet Foundation

We’re decorating cupcakes and raising money for the Whole Planet Foundation! Join us in our café, all ages are welcome! Please let sign up by emailing WestportEvents@WholeFoods.com and let us know if your child has any allergies.

Thu
26
Twitter Chat: Easter Feast
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Easter Feast
Thursday, March 26th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Springtime's biggest food holiday is coming up! Share stories and find recipes, menus and other great ideas for Easter celebrating. Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
27
Fish Fridays
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Prepared Foods Department
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Fish Fridays
Friday, March 27th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Prepared Foods Department

Join us every Friday during Lent for a fresh fish lunch in our Prepared Foods Department.

Fri
27
Look I Can Cook – Grab and Go Meals for 4
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ in-store
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Look I Can Cook – Grab and Go Meals for 4
Friday, March 27th
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
in-store

Let us do all of the prep work for you! We’re sampling and selling a delicious meal with the recipe and cooking instructions included!

Sat
28
Storewide Tasting
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ in-store
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Storewide Tasting
Saturday, March 28th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
in-store

If you’re on a budget, looking for some delicious food or just interested in trying something new, stop in and taste a sample!

Sat
28
Kids in the Kitchen: Food Crafts
11:00 AM @ in-store
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Kids in the Kitchen: Food Crafts
Saturday, March 28th
11:00 AM
in-store

This is a fun class where children will create animal and insect figures using fruits and vegetables! Please leave at least 24 hours for sign up and cancelation for this free class by emailing us at WestportEvents@Wholefoods.com

Mon
30
Nuts about Nut Butters
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ in-store
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Nuts about Nut Butters
Monday, March 30th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in-store

Join Brenda our Healthy Eating Specialist as she samples several of our most delicious, stick to your ribs nut butters and how to use them in unique ways! A delicious tasting will be provided!

Events At Nearby Stores

Sundaes for Whole Planet
Tuesday, March 31st
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cafe, $1 Donation Per Scoop

Join us for the last day of raising funds for Whole Planet as our team sets up a delicious sundae bar with a variety of toppings. $1 donation per scoop to the Whole Planet Foundation. Dairy & vegan options available.

Join us for the last day of raising funds for Whole Planet as our team sets up a delicious sundae bar with a variety of toppings. $1 donation per scoop to the Whole Planet Foundation.

Playfull Passport Kids Series
Tuesday, March 31st
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cafe, $5

Kids, come get a stamp on your passport every Tuesday from 4- 5p.m. during our Playful Passport Series!  Please sign up at the Customer Service Desk for a $5 fee. All proceeds will go towards supporting the Whole Planet Foundation!

  • Jamaica, Cornmeal Porridge (Tuesday, March 3)
  • Haiti, Fried Bananas and Creole Rice (Tuesday, March 10)
  • Ireland, Shamrocks (Tuesday, March 17)
  • Dominican Republic, Flan (Tuesday, March 24)
  • Italy, Pizza (Tuesday, March 31)

Kids, come get a stamp on your passport every Tuesday from 4- 5p.m. during our Playful Passport Series!  Please sign up at the Customer Service Desk for a $5 fee.

Cheese Night
Tuesday, March 31st
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Specialty,

Sample some of our flavorful and fragrant cheeses during our Cheese Night!

Sample some of our flavorful and fragrant cheeses during our Cheese Night!