Whole Foods opens at Hilltop

Posted at 7:17 AM, Oct 24, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-24 07:17:27-04

Today - Whole Foods Market will open its doors to the new Virginia Beach store.

Store officials say the community and neighbors are welcome to celebrate opening day with a traditional Whole Foods Market bread breaking ceremony, followed by the official store opening at 10 a.m.

Whole Foods, Va. Beach

The Virginia Beach store’s seafood department will honor the day with a Seafood Circus. From opening to 8 p.m., join Whole Foods Market’s skilled fishmongers as they serve fresh and local seafood, certified sustainable by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC). Fishmongers will be shucking oysters, de-scaling and de-boning whole salmon and serving up shrimp by the pound.

Free tastings, live music, cooking programs, tours and more will take place today at the grand opening.

Eric Levy is live, with more information. Watch the video above for all of the details.