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.

Lilies are floral surprise parties! (And grown in the USA)

Lilies are often closed when you buy them, as if they aren't quite ready to let on how lovely they are. In fact, it may take 3-5 days or more for them to open. So, yah. Lilies like to take their time. But they're totally worth the wait. When you come home from work and they’ve finally burst open like little fireworks, they might as well shout surprise and throw confetti in the air!

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Lily Fair: Re-think Lilies!

You may have images of heavily perfumed white Easter lilies or backyard Tiger Lilies, but there is so much more to see, smell (sometimes), and enjoy. Lilies are flamboyant flowers that come in a wild assortment of vibrant colors -- like flowers from a fairy tale.

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Don’t Miss Winemaker Juanjo Galcera Piñol

Juanjo Galcera Piñol packed his passion for Spanish wine, his sense of humor, and pleeeeenty of wine for tastings and traveled from Spain to Texas to hang out with us during Wine Week. Hooray!

When I caught up with him he was autographing bottles of his Celler Piñol for folks in the Dallas store, his easy-going and friendly personality drawing people in. Wherever you are in your wine exploration journey, Juanjo would be more than happy to speak with you and answer any questions you may have.

You don’t want to miss this guy, so check the store calendars in your area and see when he will be near you! 

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Our Wine Experts Love Wine, Food, & Helping You!

Whether you’re a true-blue oenophile or a wine novice, you couldn’t be in a better set of hands than those of our Central Market Wine Managers when it comes to expert information and recommendations.  

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Adam LaZarre, Founder of Cycles Gladiator, Is Here!

Adam LaZarre, founder of Cycles Gladiator, is riding in to Houston (TH), Southlake (F), and Fort Worth (SAT) to talk about wine with you, answer all your questions, and of course, he'll be pulling corks for tastings! Check your store calendar for details and enjoy this Wine Week special event. 

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Come Meet Winemaker Agustín Lombroni from a Leading Argentine Winery

Agustín Lombroni is traveling from Verum Winery in Patagonia, Argentina, to visit with you, answer questions, and share his love of wine. An exciting young winemaker, Agustín is bringing new ideas to winemaking and showing the world what wonderful wines the region can produce. He will be making the rounds, so check stores in your area to see when you can meet the first native winemaker from Patagonia. 

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Set Your Watches: It's Wine O'Clock All Week!

Set your watch for wine o'clock and come join the fun of Wine Week, July 6-12, at Central Market! It's a week poured full of tastings, cooking classes, opportunities to meet the makers, and of course, our annual Fab 5 Wine sale, all waiting for you to discover them. Wine lovers, this is your week.

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Wine Lovers, This Beer's For You

Making the leap from your favorite adult beverage to a new one sometimes takes a bit of encouragement (u-hum, Cory). So when we found this reference from Vinepair we knew it was perfect for you wine lovers out there and had to share.

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It's Dad's Day!

Happy Father's Day to all the fathers, grandfathers, foster dads, step dads, daddys, pops, poppys, grandpas, papas,  paw paws --- all of you guys doing the good work of being a dad! Because whatever name you go by, you totally rock and deserve a day (at least) to celebrate! (Hint: Beer Fest is going on.) 

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We're Big Fans of Cans!

We are all about beer in cans and want to bring an end to the negative stigma that has been attached to it for so long. Cans are great: they’re portable, easily recyclable, take up less storage space in your cooler, and most importantly, are actually better for preserving the flavor of your favorite beer.

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