From Friday, September 28 through Sunday, September 30, 2012 Whole Foods Market – Coral Gables is throwing a Fifth Anniversary Celebration three-day long bash with live music, special store discounts, beer tastings, an outdoor BBQ, face painting for kids and the chance to win a Whole Foods Market gift card. As a way of giving back to the local community, proceeds collected during the weekend will be donated to support Fellowship House South Miami, a non-profit organization founded to assist adults with psychiatric disabilities and substance abuse disorders. Schedule of events follows:

Friday, September 28

·         8 am – 10 pm; Exclusive Anniversary One Day Sale. Prices valid at the Coral Gables store.

·         6 pm – 8 pm; Five Year Anniversary Gala: For a $10 donation per guest customers are invited to enjoy live music, wine and cheese pairings throughout the Café, a gift basket giveaway and a champagne toast to five more amazing years in Coral Gables.

Saturday, September 29; 9 am – 11 am; Rise N' Shine in the Gables: Complimentary continental breakfast including pastries, juice, fruit and coffee. The first 50 customers to stop by the Customer Service desk and request a free Better Bag tote will have the chance to win a mystery Whole Foods Market gift card valued at $5, $10, $20 or $50.

Sunday, September 30; Noon – 2 pm; An afternoon of Family Fun Giving Grill:   For $5 per plate, guests will enjoy their choice of two grilled skewers (chicken, veggie or shrimp), sides, a cookie and a drink. While getting their grill on, customers can listen to live music and enjoy free beer tasting for the adults and complimentary face painting for the kids. Proceeds collected will benefit Fellowship House South Miami.

Whole Foods Market – Coral Gables is located at 6701 Red Road. Telephone: (305) 421-9421.