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Taco Party

Whole Foods Market St. Paul, St. Paul, MN

St. Paul's parking lot Taco Party was the result of the Seafood Team winning a regional FOKO contest and using their $500 prize for something that the whole store could get involved with. 

Event Specifics

Customers could choose between shrimp, chicken or black bean tacos with guacamole, pico de gallo and all the fixin’s! Health Strawberry Banana or “Green Machine” (spinach, mango, pineapple and vanilla almond milk) Smoothies was also on the menue, and water or juice were avialable with an open ended donation. 

  • $5 / 2 Tacos or a Taco Bowl Salad
  • $2 Cheese Quesadilla
  • $1 Beverages
  • $2 Fresh made Smoothies
  • 100%! Of the sales went to the Whole Kid Foundation! 

There was also Kid Activieties like face painting, coloring, story time and bean bag toss!


The store had massive support from Store Leadership, Admin & Marketing, and each team had team members helping out--marketing, admin support with setup/tear down, prep foods taco bar support, Meat Team ran the grills, Specialty made smoothies, Customer Service helped with kids activities and cashiering, Produce with guac & salsa prep.

  • Seafood contributed their $500 contest prize
  • Marketing contributed $100
  • Teams contributed $750 in product
  • 80 Hours of labor

The event raised $2,600 for WKF!