News & Events

Prepare your taste buds for what’s in store with updates about our newest and tastiest happenings. From new product rollouts to monthly festivals to celebrity chefs in our Cooking School, here’s where you’ll find the latest and greatest information about Central Market.

October Is Texas Wine Month!

Each October we Texans celebrate the amazing wines our great state has to offer. In our stores we’re celebrating with Becker Hill Country Cabernet, Duchman Grape Growers Blend, and TX Locations wine. 

(And if you’re in the Dallas area, our Lovers Lane store has Texas wine vendor demos and special events scheduled today through Sunday!)

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Fall for Orchids: Cymbidiums

Native to sub-tropic Asia (northern India, China, Japan, Philippines), these winter favorites are typically availble in fall through March and feature long, tall stems with up to 25 flowers. 

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Fall for Orchids

Today kicks off our week-long orchid event which will run October 5-11. For centuries, the orchid has been regarded as the queen of flowers, and this week we're celebreating these stately (and easy-to-care-for) blooms by bringing in more varities and making them the star attractions.  

Wait till you visit your Central Market: Our Floral Departments are decked out in the ultra-elegance of an array of brilliantly colored orchids. It's really something to see! Among the beauties we're showcasing this week are: 

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Join the Honey Harvest Today in Dallas 11-3

Did you know we have bees on our roof? It’s part of our efforts to help save the bees. Come get a closer look today from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at our Dallas Lovers Lane store when the honey is harvested from these rooftop hives. 

It will bee fun!

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The Great Apple Harvest

Apples in fall are like robins in spring. When they start appearing, you know good things are happening! At Central Market we’ve got some really good things happening for you during our Great Apple Harvest.

From cider to salad and pork to pie, we're celebrating apples and can't wait for you to join us.

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Keep Your Roses Looking Fabulous

Hooray! You brought home a car load of gorgeous roses! Now you have them laid out on the kitchen island and are about to start arranging. Excellent. Here are a few tips to make sure your flowers look their best. 

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How to Pick the Perfect Blooms

It used to be that people looked for rose buds firmly closed as a sign of a healthy rose that would bloom nicely. But today, more open blossoms are what you want to see. Learn why -- and what else to look for when picking the perfect petals -- in today's Rose Extravaganza post. 

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Say It With Roses

Want to share a special message with someone you care about? Let the color of roses help you say it! Different colors carry different meanings, so come create a special bouquet that says exactly how you feel. 

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Stop and Smell the Roses

Today kicks off our Rose Extravaganza! Your favorite Central Market is full of brightly colored roses from high in the Andes Mountains, where the elevation and cooler nights create gorgeous, hardy roses with deep, vibrant colors and sturdy stems. 

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Celebrate the Return of Salmon to the Quinault River

Each September, when the rains return to the Olympic Peninsula, the Quinault Indians celebrate the return of wild salmon to their namesake river on the remote reaches of the Washington coast. Quinault families have fished for big, bright Silver salmon (also known as Coho salmon), King salmon, and Steelhead for hundreds of years, and in fact, the Quinaults are known as the Salmon People among the tribes of the Pacific Northwest.

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